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Justice Minister Says Covid Legislation Was Removed Due To "Grey Areas"

Charlie Flanagan says enforcement of the measures was unclear.

The Justice Minister says enforcement legislation over travelling has been removed because there were a number of ‘grey areas’.

Under Phase 2, people can only travel 20km or anywhere within their own county.

However, it’s emerged that’s actually only a guideline and gardaí can’t arrest anyone for breaching it.

Laois-Offaly TD Charlie Flanagan explains why:

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