Person: Aileen Donnelly
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A pair of armed robbers who pointed a firearm into the face of a middle aged postmistress have lost appeals against the severity of their nine-year sentences.
Fri, 25 Oct, 2019
The Donegal-based Garda, who was strongly criticised in the tribunal's interim reports, brought proceedings that centred over an alleged prior professional interaction between the tribunal chair Mr Justice Peter Charleton and a witness Chief Superintendent Terry McGinn
Fri, 23 Aug, 2019
A convicted rapist who robbed cash and alcohol from an off-license while on bail for a series of other thefts has been given an extra six months in jail by the Court of Appeal.
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019
The woman had claimed return would affect her mental health, leave her financially destitute and she would be unable to access legal aid for family law proceedings.
Tue, 25 Jun, 2019
Findings against Garda Keith Harrison by the Disclosures Tribunal should be quashed because of an alleged prior professional interaction between Mr Justice Peter Charleton and a witness, it has been claimed.
Tue, 28 May, 2019
A Dublin man wanted in the United States for alleged hacking theft of more than $2m in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies has been granted bail by the High Court.
Wed, 22 May, 2019
A High Court judge has surrendered for extradition a man who absconded to Ireland after spending 31 years in prison for a murder he committed when he was a child.
Fri, 03 May, 2019
High Court proceedings brought against singer Sinead O'Connor by her former manager Fachtna O'Ceallaigh and his company for alleged breach of contract and defamation have been resolved.
Wed, 01 May, 2019
After the shooting, Kierans went to The Square bar in Bailieborough where a "siege" took place.
Fri, 12 Apr, 2019
A Liverpool man is to be extradited to the UK, where he faces life in prison for possession of firearms and class A drugs.
Wed, 10 Apr, 2019
A man who has spent 31 years in prison for a murder he committed when he was a child does not pose a risk to society and should not be extradited to the UK, his barrister has told the High Court.
Mon, 08 Apr, 2019
A Donegal man who received a so-called “comfort letter” in relation to the 1982 London Hyde Park bombing, has been given a date to appeal his proposed extradition for the 1972 Enniskillen bombing.
Fri, 05 Apr, 2019
A man found guilty of shooting his wife dead in an act of gross negligence must wait to hear the outcome of an appeal against his conviction and sentence.
Thu, 04 Apr, 2019
The High Court has ordered the surrender of a Polish man to face trial in his native country despite finding “generalised and systemic” violations to the independence of Poland’s judiciary.
Mon, 19 Nov, 2018
Denis Harrington (42), formerly of Ballyspillane, Killlarney, Co Kerry is wanted in the Netherlands for seven alleged offences of fraud or attempted fraud between 2014 and 2015 whereby “several, mainly senior, people were approached by a group of Irish Travellers".
Wed, 07 Nov, 2018
The EU’s top court has ruled that the High Court was justified in postponing the extradition of a suspected drugs trafficker to Poland amid concerns about alleged political interference in the Polish judicial system.
Thu, 26 Jul, 2018
A 41-year-old man facing a trial for rape, sexual exploitation, and defilement of a girl under the age of 17 pleaded guilty to one charge and was remanded in custody yesterday.
Wed, 27 Jun, 2018
“Before they knew and before strict deals had been concluded, the ladders were against the outside of the walls, the Irish men were on the roof and had started working," Dutch authorities claim.
Mon, 30 Apr, 2018
Fair Trial Europe has applied to join High Court extradition proceedings involving Artur Celmer, who is wanted to face trial in his native Poland on drug trafficking charges.
Wed, 21 Mar, 2018
Kilmessan capitalised on their second bite of the cherry to become AIB All-Ireland Junior Club Camogie champions for the second time after a strong second half performance against a resolute Clanmaurice at Silvermines.
Sun, 03 Dec, 2017
The High Court has ordered the extradition of a man to Northern Ireland in connection with the alleged murder of prison officer David Black.
Tue, 21 Nov, 2017
The High Court has heard objections to a legal bid by an Irish man, described by the FBI as the world's 'largest facilitator of child pornography', aimed at halting his extradition to the United States.
Fri, 07 Jul, 2017
A lawyer for a construction company director, wanted in the UK over his role in a £5 million (about €5.8 million) tax fraud, has argued that 'Brexit' leaves his client in a “legal limbo”.
Tue, 04 Jul, 2017
An Irish man described by the FBI as the world’s ’largest facilitator of child pornography’ is making a legal bid aimed at halting his extradition to the United States.
Fri, 30 Jun, 2017
Authorities in the Baltic state want to prosecute Liam Campbell over alleged terrorism offences and trafficking of weapons to Ireland.
Mon, 27 Feb, 2017
A 36-year-old Dutch man arrested in Dublin during a Garda swoop on an alleged Kinahan gang property has had his surrender to Dutch authorities ordered by the High Court.
Fri, 03 Feb, 2017
A Dutch man arrested in Dublin during a garda swoop on an alleged Kinahan gang property has had his surrender to Dutch authorities ordered by the High Court.
Thu, 02 Feb, 2017
A Dutch man who was arrested in Dublin during a garda swoop on an alleged Kinahan gang property should be sent back to Holland to face prosecution for assault, attempted murder and money laundering, the High Court has heard.
Fri, 27 Jan, 2017
A law lecturer who took a ferry to Ireland after an Ipswich jury convicted him of possessing child porn, has lost his latest legal challenge.
Fri, 25 Nov, 2016
Thu, 06 Oct, 2016
The High Court has rejected a request to extradite a mother to France to face an allegation that she abducted her own son.
Wed, 27 Jul, 2016
A High Court judge will rule whether a mother who is wanted for allegedly abducting her own son should be sent to France to face charges.
Fri, 03 Jun, 2016
Independent TD Michael Lowry will have to pay his own legal costs after he was added to a court case taken by a company that alleged he took corrupt payments when he was a government minister.
Fri, 13 May, 2016
A wanted man with a propensity for “extreme violence”, who was brought to the High Court by five officers in full riot gear, must wait to hear whether he will be extradited to the UK where he is wanted for a number of offences.
Thu, 05 May, 2016
A man arrested in a Dublin apartment which gardaí believed to be linked to the Kinahan organised crime gang has lost a High Court challenge to the legality of his detention following a refusal of bail.
Sat, 23 Apr, 2016
A High Court judge has refused to allow an English company to fund a legal action against the State, businessman Denis O’Brien, and former government minister Michael Lowry.
Thu, 21 Apr, 2016
A High Court judge has refused to allow an English company to fund a legal action against the State, businessman Denis O'Brien and former Government Minister Michael Lowry.
Wed, 20 Apr, 2016
A law lecturer wanted in Britain for making indecent images of a child has launched a last-minute legal bid aimed at halting his extradition to England.
Tue, 22 Mar, 2016
A hearing date has been set for a man wanted for attempted murder and grievous bodily harm in the UK.
Tue, 08 Mar, 2016
A law lecturer wanted in Britain for possession of pornographic images of children will be extradited to face sentencing, a judge at the High Court ruled yesterday.
Fri, 26 Feb, 2016
A Dublin court has ordered a man wanted in connection with an alleged sex attack on a woman in England to surrender himself to the UK authorities.
Mon, 25 Jan, 2016
Thu, 17 Dec, 2015
Sat, 21 Nov, 2015
Fri, 20 Nov, 2015