The costs associated with the marathon Graham Dwyer murder trial has helped push the lawyer bill for the first six months of this year for the Director of Public Prosecutions to over €7.4m.
Sat, 12 Sep, 2015
Convicted killer Mark Nash has lost his High Court bid to be returned from the Midlands Prison to Arbour Hill prison, Dublin, where he has spent the past 15 years.
Wed, 05 Aug, 2015
Convicted murderer Mark Nash has complained about being jeered at in prison and says he has become distressed and depressed because he has no access to work or study.
Thu, 07 May, 2015
The daughter of an Englishman convicted of murdering four people in separate incidents in Dublin and Roscommon in the 1990s has branded her father “a monster”.
Wed, 06 May, 2015
Convicted double murderer Mark Nash has been found guilty of the “cold case” murder of two women, whose mutilated bodies were found in their sheltered accommodation in Grangegorman in Dublin nearly 20 years ago.
Tue, 21 Apr, 2015
The Government today admitted that the Department of Justice was behind the arrest of a journalist for exposing a leaked report critical of the Gardaí.
Thu, 22 Feb, 2007
Minister for Justice Michael McDowell denies he had any hand, act or part in the arrest of journalist Mick McCaffrey.
A journalist and a detective sergeant questioned by gardaí over the leak of an official report highly critical of the force were tonight released without charge.
Wed, 21 Feb, 2007
A journalist and a detective sergeant were today arrested by gardaí investigating the leak of an official report highly critical of the force.
Inappropriate leading questions by investigating gardaí led homeless drug addict Dean Lyons to make a false confession to a double murder, an inquiry concluded today.
Fri, 01 Sep, 2006
SENIOR gardaí criticised in a Government report into the Dean Lyons affair should be punished appropriately, a TD said last night.
Fri, 11 Aug, 2006
Senior gardaí criticised in a Government report into the Dean Lyons affair should be be punished appropriately, a TD said tonight.
Thu, 10 Aug, 2006
An independent inquiry is to be launched into how innocent drug addict Dean Lyons confessed to the brutal double murder of two women in their Dublin home, it emerged today.
Tue, 22 Nov, 2005
THE confession of a double murderer to the killing of two elderly women and the reasons why he was not prosecuted should be probed as part of an inquiry into the Dean Lyons affair, Labour leader Pat Rabbitte said last night.
Fri, 30 Sep, 2005
The Garda has reportedly issued a public apology to the family of a man who was wrongly arrested and charged in connection with the 1997 Grangegorman murders.
Thu, 24 Feb, 2005
An inquest into the deaths of Sylvia Sheils and Mary Callinan, who were brutally killed at Grangegorman Psychiatric Hospital in 1997, gets underway this morning at the Coroner's Court.
Wed, 23 Oct, 2002
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