The European Court of Justice imposed a number of financial penalties on Ireland yesterday for failure to comply with two previous judgments of the Court concerning the environment. 

A €3.5 million fine was imposed on Ireland for breaching EU environmental law. The infringement brought by the Commission consisted of the failure to properly regulate the installation and use of septic tanks and to correctly transpose an EU policy on environmental impact assessment. The European Co...

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