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  1. Stock Image - Scales of Justice with HandsFLAC welcomes settlement of Circuit Court Discrimination Case taken by a woman of Romani heritage against An Garda Síochána Issued 14 October 2021 A discrimination case taken by Professor Ethel Brooks, against An Garda Síochána on foot of an interaction with a member of An Garda Síochána at Dublin Airport reached …
  2. Stock Image - CalculatorFLAC welcomes increase in legal aid funding as a step in the right direction - Budget 2022 Issued 13 October 2021 Speaking following the Budget announcement of an additional €3.3m to support the work of the State’s Legal Aid Board, including the provision of legal advice and legal …
  3. unhrc-ceilingFLAC highlights barriers to justice and inequality at UN Review of Ireland Issued 7 October 2021 FLAC CE Eilis Barry today presented at the UN Universal Periodic Review Pre-sessions. FLAC was joined by a variety of Irish human rights organisations, each presenting on a …
  4. Pro Bono Pledge LogoProBono Pledge Ireland: NGO Pitch Event Issued 30 September 2021 First joint legal and civil society event of its kind   PILA, FLAC’s public interest law project, will hold their first ProBono Pledge Ireland: NGO Pitch Event on …
  5. Copy of Update to flac phoneline times photoNew FLAC Telephone Information Line Number Issued 20 September 2021 FLAC has today, Monday 20th September, introduced a new phone number for its Telephone Information and Referral line. Individuals looking to access free basic legal …
  6. Social Housing (5)FLAC: Housing for All must be built on foundations of Rights and Equality Issued 2 September 2021   FLAC welcomes the aspirations to end homelessness and increase social and affordable housing in the Government’s Housing for All plan. However, FLAC is concerned that …
  7. FLAC Pillar to Post Paper 2 Final v‘Ten Years and Counting’ - FLAC paper examines the difficult question of family home mortgage arrears Issued 18 August 2021 Today, the 18th of August, 2021, FLAC publishes the second of four papers in the series ‘From Pillar to Post’ which assess the difficulties facing consumer borrowers …
  8. civil legal aid asks (1)43 NGOs and advocates join FLAC’s call on Justice Minister to ensure Ireland’s vulnerable and marginalised individuals, families and communities can access Civil Legal Aid Issued 29 July 2021 Update: 44 NGOs and advocates join FLAC’s call on Justice Minister to ensure Ireland’s vulnerable and marginalised individuals, families and communities can access Civil …
  9. FLAC Submission to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Key Issues affecting the Traveller Community re Access to Housing and Accommodation, Including Traveller-Specific Accommodation and related mattersFLAC addresses Joint Oireachtas Committee on Key Issues Affecting the Traveller Community Issued 22 July 2021 FLAC, Free Legal Advice Centres today, 22-07-2021, addressed the JOC on the subject of Access to housing and accommodation, including Traveller-specific accommodation.  …
  10. FLAC PILLAR to POST Paper One FINAL LRNow is the time to talk about consumer debt warns Legal Rights NGO, FLAC. Issued 30 June 2021   Launch of series of papers – From Pillar to Post  Today, FLAC - Free Legal Advice Centres, launches the first in a series of four papers to raise concerns and create …
  11. opening slide FLAC Annual Report 2020  Access to Justice unattainable for too many - NGO FLAC has 12,468 callers to their legal helpline during 2020.  Issued 29 June 2021 The Chief Justice of Ireland, the Hon. Mr Justice Frank Clarke, will virtually launch the FLAC 2020 Annual Report, “Remote Justice”, at 9:00am on Tuesday 29th June …
  12. Copy of Equal status project (1)Announced review of equality law timely and necessary says legal rights NGO FLAC Issued 22 June 2021 FLAC has welcomed the announcement today of a commitment to review Ireland’s Equality legislation. The announcement was made by Roderic O’Gorman TD, Minister for …
  13. Generic Image - Inside Courtroom (Black & White)FLAC welcomes settlement of case regarding eviction proceedings against a Traveller Family by Dublin Airport Authority. Issued 24 March 2021 Press Statement   The FLAC Traveller Legal Service today welcomes the resolution of proceedings taken against its client by Dublin Airport Authority. These proceedings …
  14. FLACFLAC welcomes the announcement of Civil Legal Aid System review. Issued 22 February 2021 FLAC is delighted to welcome Minister McEntee’s commitment to review the Civil Legal Aid Scheme in Ireland which was published in …
  15. Untitled designA client of the FLAC Traveller Legal Service receives the maximum award in a discrimination case taken against a wedding venue. Issued 24 January 2021 A client of the FLAC Traveller Legal Service receives the maximum award in a discrimination case taken against a wedding venue. In a clear message to both the Traveller and …
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