Coalition slammed by Judge Kelly

The independence of Ireland's judicial system is being demolished "brick by brick" by the current government, according to one of the country's leading judges.

13th April, 2013

The independence of Ireland's judicial system is being demolished "brick by brick" by the current government, according to one of the country's leading judges.

In an astonishing attack on the government by a member of the judiciary, High Court judge Mr Justice Peter Kelly has said its handling of a range of issues - from judges' pay and pensions, to the establishment of new courts - was an attack on the independence of the judiciary...

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