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UL research establishes child involvement in organised crime

A University of Limerick study has established evidence that the deliberate involvement of children in criminal networks can be found throughout Ireland and extends beyond the ‘Greentown’ single area study. The National Prevalence Study, launched by Minister of State David Stanton, TD has established that findings from the ‘Lifting a Lid on Greentown’ research based… Continue reading UL research establishes child involvement in organised crime

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Prof Geoffrey Shannon talks to UL students about child law

On Wednesday the 12th of October Professor Geoffrey Shannon, Government Special Rapporteur on Child Protection and Chair of the Adoption Authority of Ireland gave a guest lecture to students in the Child Law module. Professor Shannon talked to the students about the various work, audits and pieces of research that he carries out. He also… Continue reading Prof Geoffrey Shannon talks to UL students about child law