Category Archives: Irish language

Mr Justice Adrian Hardiman 1951-2016

Dr Conor O’Mahony and Dr Seán Ó Conaill Everyone at Constitution Project @ UCC was deeply saddened to learn of the sudden death of Mr Justice Adrian Hardiman, judge of the Supreme Court of Ireland. Mr Justice Hardiman was a highly accomplished … Continue reading

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The Revised Irish Wording for the Marriage Referendum – An Analysis

Dr Seán Ó Conaill The Government has decided to revise the Irish wording for the Marriage Referendum after criticism over the first version published. In preparing the first draft particular wording and phrasings were used in an effort to avoid … Continue reading

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Teasc Gaeilge an Reifrinn Posta

Dr Seán Ó Conaill Leagan Béarla Anseo / An English Language Version of this piece can be found here Tá an-chuid plé faoin leagan Gaeilge den fhoclaíocht den Reifreann Posta le déanaí tar don phíosa seo a bheith san Irish Times. … Continue reading

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The Irish Wording of the Marriage Referendum

Dr Seán Ó Conaill Leagan Gaeilge le Fáil Anseo / Irish language version of this piece is available here Much attention has been paid to the Irish wording of the proposed marriage referendum after a piece appeared in the Irish … Continue reading

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Judicial Pragmatism at the Expense of Language Rights: The Ó Maicín Decision

Dr Seán Ó Conaill On Thursday March the Supreme Court handed down the long awaited judgment in the Ó Maicín case and held by a majority of four to one that Mr. Ó Maicín was not entitled to an Irish … Continue reading

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