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Backlog building at new Court of Appeal

30th December, 2014

A legal expert has claimed that the new Court of Appeal will be unable to clear the backlog of cases it was established to tackle unless it significantly improves its productivity.

Seth Barrett Tillman, a law lecturer at Maynooth University in Co Kildare, said the court “is now more behind on its list” than it was on the day it opened.

“If the new court persists at deciding its cases at this rate,...

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