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Liveline Thursday 25 April 2013

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Discussion and debate with Joe Duffy


As the European Court of Justice rules in favour of workers from Waterford Crystal who brought a case in relation to their pension entitlements, PJ asks how is the State going to find the money to pay these pension entitlements.

The use of Smart phones to cheat is on the increase in everyday life from school exams to pub quizzes.   Something is going to have to be done about it.  Is the use of mobile phone interceptors illegal in Ireland.

Hospital care and the treatment of patients was discussed again today

Waterford Crystal pensions

Waterford Crystal pensions

PJ, Sean and Tommy react to the European Court ruling on pensions for Waterford Crystal workers

Having an unfair advantage in competitions

Having an unfair advantage in competitions

Stephen uses a phone blocker to stop cheating during pub quizzes

Ireland's health service

Ireland's health service

A robust debate on whether over-qualified nurses, sloppy hygiene or vain doctors are responsible for poor standards in hospital


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Presenter: Joe Duffy


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