Press Releases

Here you can browse the press releases of the Committee for Justice. Press releases of the Committee will be published on this page as soon as they are approved and released by the Committee.

Decision to Close Four Courthouses Premature, says Committee

The Assembly Committee for Justice has today called the Justice Minister’s decision to close four courthouses premature and has asked that consideration of their future be part of the wider departmental debate on its estate strategy.

Reference: JUS 07/12/13
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Radical Changes Needed to Improve Services for Victims and Witnesses of Crime
Reference: JUS 06/11/12
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Committee Calls on Justice Minister to Make Statement on Trial Outcome
Reference: JUS 05/11/12
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Justice Committee Welcomes First Meeting with Chief Constable
Reference: JUS 04/11/12
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Assembly Committee for Justice visits Forensic Science Laboratories
Reference: JUS 03/11/12
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Assembly Committee for Justice Launches Inquiry into the Experiences of Victims and Witnesses of Crime
Reference: JUS 02/11/12
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Protection of Children Paramount says Committee
Reference: JUS 01/11/12
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Assembly Committee for Justice Reflects on its First Year
Reference: Jus05/10/11
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Assembly Committee calls on People to respond to Department Consultation
Reference: Jus03/10/11
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Assembly Committee Calls For Improvments In Criminal Justice System
Reference: Jus02/10/11
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Assembly Committee Dismay At Departmental Revelations
Reference: Jus01/10/11
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Assembly Committee for Justice Quizzes Representatives on Legal Aid Issues
Reference: Jus04/09/10
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Committee Puts Prison Issues Top of the Agenda
Reference: Jus03/09/10
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Committee Takes Department To Task On Police Pension Appeals Delay
Reference: Jus02/09/10
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Committee Looks Forward to Challenges Ahead
Reference: Jus01/09/10
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Media Operational Notices

Justice Committee to hear from the Lord Chief Justice

The Justice Committee will be briefed by the Lord Chief Justice at its meeting on Wednesday, 4 June.

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Assembly Committees Make Joint Visit to UK City of Culture

Five Northern Ireland Assembly Committees are to visit the City of Culture on Wednesday 2 and Thursday 3 October 2013. The Committees will hold a series of meetings, visits and events across the City

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Assembly Committees to visit the Sexual Assault Referral Centre, Antrim

On Wednesday, 8 May 2013, the Committees for Health and Justice will visit the Sexual Assault Referral Centre in Antrim.

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Chief Justice to brief the Justice Committee

On Thursday, 2 May 2013, the Lord Chief Justice, Declan Morgan, will brief the Justice Committee.

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