A bill to ban hare-coursing could see people who engage in the practice jailed for six months.
Dublin TD Paul Murphy is launching it with animal rights groups today.
He's proposing a fine of up to a thousand euro, along with, or instead of, imprisonment.
It's the third time a piece of legislation like this has been introduced to the Dail, firstly in the 90s and again in 2016.
The Rise Deputy says he's keen to see it banned:
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