Related Rule
Practice Relating to Rule 100. Fair Trial Guarantees
Section E. Necessary rights and means of defence
Ireland’s Geneva Conventions Act (1962), as amended in 1998, provides that any “minor breach” of the 1949 Geneva Conventions, including violations of Article 49 of the Geneva Convention I, Article 50 of the Geneva Convention II, Articles 84, 96, 99 and 104 of the Geneva Convention III and Articles 71, 72 and 123 of the 1949 Geneva Convention IV, and of the 1977 Additional Protocol I, including violations of Article 75(4)(a), as well as any “contravention” of the 1977 Additional Protocol II, including violations of Article 6(2)(a), are punishable offences. 
Ireland, Geneva Conventions Act, 1962, as amended in 1998, Section 4(1) and (4).