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Author: Sean Downes
Save The Date- Lecture by Author Catherine Duggan
Week of April 14th- 18th, 2014
Author of The Loss Laws of Ireland
A superb new book explains Ireland’s ancient Brehon Laws in fine detail. Written by San Francisco attorney Catherine Duggan, who has studied the laws extensively, the book called The Lost Laws oflreland is available from GlasnevinPublishing.com in Ireland [and Amazon.com].
As Duggan noted, the laws governed Ireland for over a millennium and she has synthesized much of the available scholarship in her new book.
“The laws are significant because they shed light on the complex sophisticated society of early
Irel:md that the laws reflect,” she says.
Read more: http://www.irishcentral.com/story/news/periscope/the-brehon-laws-the-lost-laws-of
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Save The Date- Brehon St. Patrick’s Day Dinner
March 11, 2014
The Manhattan Club
(above Rosie O’ Gradys)
New York, New York
Further Information will be posted on website and through follow up emails.
The Brehon Law Society mourns the death of Nelson Mandela, a freedom fighter, patriot, and leader who served as an inspiration to all oppressed peoples including those involved in the struggle for freedom in the North of Ireland. May his voice ring for eternity, quelling oppression wherever it may flourish. Forever in our hearts, we say, “Amandla Awethu.”
Sean Downes, President
NYC Brehon Law Society
December 6, 2013