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Friday 18 August 2017

'Travellers are discriminated against in Irish society' - judge 

Margaret Roddy 'I think Travellers are grossly discriminated against in Irish society,' Judge John Coughlan declared as he struck out a number of charges against two young brothers relating to their bringing caravans onto land off the Inner Relief Road following the controversial decision by Louth County Council to evict a number of Traveller families from Woodland Park halting site due to concerns fire safety issues in January 2016.

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