Recent Decisions and News

Ms Denise Breen and Gript.ie

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Posted on: 11-Apr-2024
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The Press Council of Ireland has upheld in part an appeal received from Gript.ie on a decision by the Press Ombudsman to uphold a complaint about an article it published.

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A Family and the Sunday World

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Posted on: 11-Apr-2024
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The Press Council or Ireland has upheld an appeal from the editor of the Sunday World on a decision of the Press Ombudsman to uphold a complaint made by a family under Principle 1 and Principle 5 of the Press Council’s Code of Practice.

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SAOL Project and the Sunday Independent

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Posted on: 25-Sep-2023
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The Press Council of Ireland has overturned a decision of the Press Ombudsman to uphold a complaint by SAOL Project that an article published by the Sunday Independent breached Principle 1 (Truth and Accuracy), Principle 3 (Fair Procedures and Honesty) and Principle 5 (Privacy) of the Press Council’s Code of Practice.

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A Person and www.irishmirror.ie

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Posted on: 18-Apr-2023
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The Press Council of Ireland has overturned a decision of the Press Ombudsman to uphold a complaint by a person that www.irishmirror.ie  breached Principle 1 (Truth and Accuracy) of the Press Council’s Code of Practice.

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COVID 19

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Posted on: 25-May-2020
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The Office of the Press Ombudsman is operating in line with Government advice on Covid-19, and our operations are being delivered by staff working remotely.  We remain open for any advice or assistance you may require in matters relating to the press.   If you wish to contact the Office our usual telephone and email details apply: telephone (01) 648 9130 emai info@pressombudsman.ie

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3801/2019 - Mr Niall Doyle and the Sunday World

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Posted on: 22-Apr-2020
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The Press Ombudsman has not upheld a complaint by Mr Niall Doyle that the Sunday World breached Principle 1 (Truth and Accuracy), Principle 2 (Distinguishing Fact and Comment), Principle 3 (Fair Procedures and Honesty), Principle 4 (Respect for Rights) and Principle 7 (Court Reporting) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland.  

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284/2020 - A Man and the Western People

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Posted on: 15-Apr-2020
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The Press Ombudsman has not upheld a complaint that the Western People breached Principle 3 (Fair Procedures and Honesty) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland.

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117/2019 - Mr Patrick Nevin and the Irish Daily Star

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Posted on: 25-Sep-2019
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The Press Ombudsman determined that he had insufficient evidence available to him to make a decision on a complaint by Mr Patrick Nevin that the Irish Daily Star breached Principle 1 (Truth and Accuracy), Principle 2 (Distinguishing Fact and Comment) and Principle 4 (Respect for Rights) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland.

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117/2019 - Mr Patrick Nevin and the Irish Daily Star

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Posted on: 25-Sep-2019
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The Press Ombudsman determined that he had insufficient evidence available to him to make a decision on a complaint by Mr Patrick Nevin that the Irish Daily Star breached Principle 1 (Truth and Accuracy), Principle 2 (Distinguishing Fact and Comment) and Principle 4 (Respect for Rights) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland.

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Speech by Sean Donlon to Association of European Journalists

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Posted on: 13-Oct-2017
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Speech given by Seán Donlon, Chairperson of the Press Council of Ireland, to the Association of European Journalists in Ireland on 13 October 2017

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Statement by Press Council Chairman on Defamation Awards

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Posted on: 16-Jun-2017
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Statement from Chairman of Press Council of Ireland – Defamation Awards

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