Armagh GAA has voted against the changing of Rule 42. Westmeath (along with all the other Leinster counties) has voted for a temporary suspension. In Ulster only Cavan and Donegal have voted for it. A recent telephone poll in the Republic for RTE had a 78% majority in favour of change. Cork’s board decided against without a vote. Chris blogs his reasons for changing his mind.
Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty