The State’s appeal has important implications for the investigation and prosecution of serious crime and may also impact on Dwyer’s separate appeal over his 2015 conviction for the murder of childcare worker Elaine O’Hara.
Mon, 24 Feb, 2020
A seven-judge Supreme Court will give judgment on a later date on the State’s appeal over a key phone data ruling which could assist Graham Dwyer in seeking to overturn his conviction for the murder of childcare worker Elaine O’Hara.
Wed, 18 Dec, 2019
An “enormous amount” is at stake for the fight against serious crime in the State’s appeal against a key ruling in favour of convicted murderer Graham Dwyer, the Supreme Court has been told today.
Mon, 16 Dec, 2019
The Supreme Court is likely to proceed next month to hear the State's appeal against an important ruling which could assist Graham Dwyer in his separate appeal against his conviction for the murder of childcare worker Elaine O'Hara, the Chief Justice has indicated.
Mon, 11 Nov, 2019
It is costing the tax-payer almost €2,000 a week to incarcerate the murderous gang boss, John Dundon (36) along with the dwindling numbers of subversive prisoners at the maximum security Portlaoise prison.
Fri, 10 Aug, 2018
The State does not accept Graham Dwyer's constitutional right to privacy was breached when retained data generated by his mobile phone was accessed by gardai investigating the murder of childcare worker Elaine O'Hara.
Thu, 15 Mar, 2018
The sole purpose of Graham Dwyer's challenge against Ireland's data retention law is to show his rights were breached when information from his mobile phone was used by prosecutors at his trial for the murder of Elaine O Hara, the High Court has heard.
Fri, 09 Mar, 2018
A leading expert in national security and counter terrorism has told the High Court data retention regimes need to be broad in their scope if they are to be effective in the detection and prevention of serious crime.
Tue, 06 Mar, 2018
The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has found that domestic laws of EU member states allowing the indiscriminate retention of telecommunications data are "not permissible" and are "off the menu," the High Court has heard.
Thu, 22 Feb, 2018
Convicted murderer Graham Dwyer has asked the High Court to strike down a law which allowed data, such as telephone records, to go before the jury during his trial for the murder of Elaine O'Hara.
Tue, 20 Feb, 2018
A three-judge divisional court will not be convened to hear a High Court action brought by convicted murderer Graham Dwyer against the Garda Commissioner and State over the use of mobile phone records.
Fri, 12 Jan, 2018