Irish Law Updates

Wednesday, June 07, 2006

More on Unlawful Carnal Knowledge

The "Mister A" case - news coverage:

'Mr A back in jail as President signs new sex crimes Bill'
http://www.ireland.com/newspaper/front/2006/0603/3680253687HM1UNDERAGE.html

See also
http://www.rte.ie/news/2006/0602/rape.html

[The Supreme Court has not yet issued the full text of its reasoning in the A case.]

The C.C. case is now also available on BAILII:
C.C. v Ireland [2006] IESC 33 - http://www.bailii.org/ie/cases/IESC/2006/S33.html

The new Criminal Law (Sexual Offences) Act is not yet available on the web.
For earlier versions see
http://www.oireachtas.ie/viewdoc.asp?DocID=5771