Sinn Féin plans judicial review to ‘rebalance’ insurance cases

Party says more emphasis should be put on individuals’ duty to ensure their own safety

Aiden Corkery

Political Correspondent @aiden_corkery
28th January, 2020
Sinn Féin plans judicial review to ‘rebalance’ insurance cases
Mary Lou McDonald at Sinn Féin’s manifesto launch: “Everyone is talking about Irish unity, except the government and Fianna Fáil.” Picture: Rollingnews.ie

Sinn Féin has said it will try to ease insurance costs by asking a High Court judge to review people’s responsibility to ensure their own safety in public places.

The pledge is one of a number of proposals in the party’s election manifesto, which it launched today. It follows Sunday’s Business Post/Red C opinion poll in which it jumped eight points to 19 per cent....

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