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Howlin to accept petition on Coco's Law - Wednesday 11am Kildare St gates Leinster House

15 September 2020

Press Notification The Labour Party

Labour Justice spokesperson Brendan Howlin TD will today at 11am, Wednesday 16th September outside the Kildare St gates of Leinster House, accept a petition from Jackie Fox, mother of Nicole Fox Fenlon calling for 'Coco's Law' to be enacted to tackle online bullying and harassment.

Over 33,000 people have signed the peititon so far: https://www.change.org/p/committee-on-justice-and-equality-bring-in-coco-s-law

The Harassment, Harmful Communications and Related Offences Bill is named 'Coco's Law' in honour of Nicole, a young woman who took her own life after being bullied. 

What: Handing over of peititon to Brendan Howlin by Jackie Fox, mother of Coco.

Where: Kildare St gates, Leinster House.

When: 11am Wednesday 16th September.

ENDS