"It made me feel small and worthless and that it was all my fault. It took me a very long time to realise that this was not the truth.”
Mon, 27 May, 2019
Two Dublin teenagers who had sexual intercourse with an autistic child in a bush have received fully suspended sentences.
Fri, 03 May, 2019
Joan Freeman laughs at the notion that her husband Pat mightn’t fancy the idea of an ex-boyfriend giving her a loan, writes Catherine Shanahan.
Fri, 05 Oct, 2018
The jury in the trial of David Drumm has heard that Anglo Irish Bank's audit committee was an independent watchdog tasked with overseeing management's activities.
Tue, 20 Feb, 2018
Scientists are to examine human remains from the Tudor warship Mary Rose with the hope of creating accurate skeletons of some of the crew.
Tue, 16 May, 2017
Almost €22m of taxpayers’ money will be spent by the end of the year on just six of the 15 investigations and tribunals that have been announced by Government.
Mon, 08 May, 2017
Thu, 20 Apr, 2017
Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm has been granted free legal aid for his upcoming conspiracy to defraud trial at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.
Tue, 31 Jan, 2017
A sports top and gloves found near the home of a man accused of a fatal shooting had firearms residue on them, a trial at the Central Criminal Court has heard.
Mon, 24 Oct, 2016
A Tipperary man who began sexually abusing his niece while she was in her First Holy Communion dress almost three decades ago has been jailed for 10 years for rape and indecent assault.
Fri, 23 Oct, 2015
The Irish economy’s pick-up continues to feed, and be fed by, new restaurant openings in Carrigaline and Midleton, with established operators to the fore.
Thu, 11 Jun, 2015
Mon, 27 Oct, 2014
A Wexford man has been sentenced to ten years in prison with the final three suspended for raping a Kildare woman while she slept.
Mon, 02 Dec, 2013
Two men and a woman “caught red-handed” with more than €1.3m worth of heroin and cannabis in a targeted garda operation have been jailed for between three and seven years.
Fri, 01 Nov, 2013
Tommy Barker visits a fine, venerable Bandon property, once home to a swashbuckling adventurer, now home to a doyenne of cafe business
Sat, 21 Sep, 2013
A man who raped his wife's 14-year-old sister has being given a suspended sentence after a judge ruled that imprisonment would impose extreme hardship on the rapist’s family.
Fri, 07 Jun, 2013
The trial of a man accused of the manslaughter of an Offaly publican has today heard that none of the DNA profiles found at the scene matched that of the accused.
Fri, 16 Mar, 2012
The trial of a man accused of the manslaughter of an Offaly publican two years ago has heard how a witness walked into a garda station and told gardaí he knew who the killer was.
Wed, 14 Mar, 2012
THE customer might be king, but don’t get Mary Rose going on the royal pain that is coffee choices.
Mon, 26 Sep, 2011
TRAIPSING through a sea of organic and eye-catching produce untainted by genetic modification, John Gormley yesterday visited what could be seen as the spiritual home of the Greens.
Wed, 16 Feb, 2011
A former Dublin priest has gone on trial at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court accused of the sexual assault and buggery of a young boy almost 30 years ago.
Wed, 27 Oct, 2010
A Dutch national who was caught carrying €200,000 worth of cannabis in Spiderman and Hannah Montana wrapping paper at Dublin airport has been given a six year sentence.
Wed, 03 Mar, 2010
A former Marist brother and primary school teacher has been convicted by a Dublin Circuit Criminal Court jury of 35 charges of sexually abusing four young boys at a Sligo school over 40 years ago.
Tue, 23 Feb, 2010
The trial of a former Marist brother and primary school teacher has reached its closing stages at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.
Fri, 19 Feb, 2010
A former underage soccer team coach who sexually abused four boys during the 1990s has received a four-year sentence with one suspended at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.
Tue, 07 Jul, 2009
A teenager who set fire to a car wash in a petrol station and robbed the same shop 18 months later armed with a golf club has been sentenced to four years in prison by Judge Desmond Hogan.
Wed, 06 Jun, 2007
A computer technician who had what gardaí described as "the vilest and most horrendous ever" images of child porn has been jailed for three years by Judge Miriam Reynolds at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.
Thu, 01 Jun, 2006
A computer technician who had what gardaí described as "the vilest and most horrendous ever" images of child porn has been remanded in custody for sentence by Judge Miriam Reynolds at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.
Tue, 30 May, 2006
TWO mothers. Between them they have three children with special needs; two in wheelchairs, one tube-fed - all desperately dependent on their doctor who is about to depart.
Wed, 08 Jun, 2005
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