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CRIMINAL ACTIVITIES BY NON-NATIONALS GENERATE STRONG VIEWS AT TOWN COUNCIL MEETING

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31 May 2013 Comments Off on CRIMINAL ACTIVITIES BY NON-NATIONALS GENERATE STRONG VIEWS AT TOWN COUNCIL MEETING

A call was made at last week’s meeting of Monaghan Town Council for tougher assessment procedures to be introduced in Ireland to prevent foreign nationals with criminal records from entering the country. Some forthright views on the issue were expressed by Council Cathaoirleach Seamus Treanor when members discussed a motion tabled by Colr Robbie Gallagher. Colr Gallagher moved: “That this Council calls on the Minister for Justice to review the criteria involved in assessing applicants wishing to enter the State to live, to ensure that they do not ...