Ireland’s justice system is in need of reform and that requires new thinking about how we tackle crime in all sectors of society. Crimes against women and children in particular must be taken more seriously. The Green Party believes in a justice system that reforms offenders as well as punishes them.
To find out more contact the Green Party's Justice Spokesperson, Cllr. Roderic O'Gorman.
The Green Party believes the criminalisation of cannabis consumption is a counterproductive policy that perpetuates business models of organised crime and fails to address the public health impact of cannabis. We suggest there is a more compassionate policy based on international best practice that could be introduced within existing constraints under international law.
Read more in our Cannabis Policy here: https://greenparty.ie/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Cannabis-Policy-2017.pdf