A 67-year-old woman, who turned down an €18,000 Injuries Board assessment for injuries she suffered in a fall, walked from court Friday with nothing other than a legal costs bill against her of potentially €30,000.
Fri, 06 Mar, 2020
FOR all the ballyhoo surrounding St Patrick’s Day, the tradition of sporting a sprig of shamrock has faded in recent years, despite the fact that it can be bought packaged in many shops. Even the use of a little lapel sachet that keeps the plant fresh throughout the day is making little difference to the wearing of it.
Mon, 17 Mar, 2014
TWO boxes of tissues were left on the bare table among the microphones and other props you expect to find in an Oireachtas committee room. As the room emptied out at the end of the hearing, they remained the only physical reminders of the traumatic testimony that had expired.
Wed, 21 Jan, 2004