Public urged to read Referendum information
on 19/09/2013 12:04:19
The question will be put to the people on October 4 alongside whether or not the Seanad should be abolished.
"The proposal is that the new court of civil appeal will be for the majority of cases the final court," said lecturer in Law at UCC Dr. Conor O'Mahony.
"This is not just a case of establishing a new additional court, part of the proposal is also to keep most routine appeals from ever reaching the Supreme Court and to allow the Supreme Court to really focus on the most important and most difficult cases."