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We're making law accessible. We've stripped out the latin, long words and legalese. In each episode, we profile a different case: explaining what happened, the basic legal principles and the decision. It's your way to dip your toe into the world of law without needing a law degree.

Legally Fond Gavin Dowd

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.5, 37 Ratings

We're making law accessible. We've stripped out the latin, long words and legalese. In each episode, we profile a different case: explaining what happened, the basic legal principles and the decision. It's your way to dip your toe into the world of law without needing a law degree.

    The Future of Ireland's Constitution with Dr David Kenny

    The Future of Ireland's Constitution with Dr David Kenny

    What will Ireland's Constitution look like in future. Should we have rights to housing and healthcare?

    • 30 min
    The Sex Appeal - Do Celebrities Have Privacy?

    The Sex Appeal - Do Celebrities Have Privacy?

    Former wrestling star Hulk Hogan sues Gawker Media for publishing his sex tape. But does a celebrity like Hogan have a right to privacy?

    • 29 min
    Come Fly with Me - Climate Change & The Law

    Come Fly with Me - Climate Change & The Law

    With climate change taking over the political and cultural agendas, we discuss two cases in which the courts got involved in the debate. The first is the recent UK decision which found that the British Government had broken the law in its plans for...

    • 26 min
    Give the Gift of Golf - Is a Sports Club a Charity?

    Give the Gift of Golf - Is a Sports Club a Charity?

    Charitable status in Irish law gives an organisation a number of benefits, primarily a tax exemption. It is extended to many organisations including museums, medical research bodies and campaigning groups. Should golf and sports clubs more generally...

    • 26 min
    Riding High - Commentators and Copyright

    Riding High - Commentators and Copyright

    One sports commentator decides to pitch a stand peering over the wall into a racecourse, where he can commentate from and broadcast it on the radio. The racecourse isn't one bit happy - but are any of their legal rights being breached? Pierce, Alex and...

    • 24 min
    Senator Ivana Bacik Discusses The Emergency Covid-19 Legislation

    Senator Ivana Bacik Discusses The Emergency Covid-19 Legislation

    We spoke to Senator, Barrister and Law Professor Ivana Bacik about the recent emergency legislation passed giving powers to the Minister for Health and the Gardai in light of the Covid 19 crisis. Senator Bacik explained the human rights implications to...

    • 27 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
37 Ratings

37 Ratings

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Hi I’m a high court judge and I didn’t think this was very factual 😡 .

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Keep up the good work!

Current undergrad in Law here and love the pod! V easy to digest and love the humour.

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