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‘Defend the Right to Bail’ -Vote No leaflet from ‘The Right to Bail Campaign’-1996 Bail Referendum May 30, 2013

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From the 1996 Bail Referendum, a leaflet from ‘The Right to Bail Campaign’ urging a No vote.
The Referendum was overwhelmingly passed (details here of the wording an vote)
A Fine Gael Leaflet looking for a Yes vote in the Referendum

Many thanks to the sender.




Fine Gael ‘Yes’ to Bail Referendum 1996. October 30, 2009

1996 and the Rainbow government were getting tough on crime.  A number of cases had arisen where the culprits had been out on bail. So the bail laws had to be changed, which in turn needed a referendum.




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