Working Group to Advise on a System Providing for the Presence of a Legal Representative During Garda Interviews

The Minister for Justice and Equality established a working group in January 2013 to advise on a system providing for the presence of a legal representative during Garda interviews. This was prompted by emerging international jurisprudence and in particular by the draft EU Directive on Access to a Lawyer in Criminal Proceedings.

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