The Brief Thursday 6th Dec 2012

Barristers Peter Leonard and Andrew Robinson look at the headlines in the legal world this week including:

Marie Fleming and her challenge to the 1993 Suicide Act Paul Begley challenges his sentence for tax evasion The Association of Judges of Ireland’s website goes live Bullying in An Garda Siochana Europe V Facebook

Ronan Lupton Barrister at Law on the Leveson Report

Eva Nagle Barrister at Law and author of Intellectual Property Law on intellectual property law, data protection law and patent wars.

Amy Howe, attorney, partner in Goldstein & Rusell and lecturer in Harvard Law School on the Defence of Marriage Act.

Mark Tottenham of Stare Decisis Hibernia blog on recent superior Court decisions.