A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
The child's mother said that on some days her daughter, now aged 12, was fine but on others she was angry or crying or just sat staring into space.
Wed, 31 Jul, 2019
The Supreme Court has been asked to urgently hear an appeal against a key High Court judgment in the case of terminally ill Ruth Morrissey.
Wed, 24 Jul, 2019
A boy who was not involved in the murder of Ana Kriegel has been wrongly identified online as one of her killers, the Central Criminal Court heard today.
Thu, 20 Jun, 2019
The High Court has adjourned a decision on whether documents provided to the Office of Director of Corporate Enforcement by the FAI are legally privileged.
Tue, 14 May, 2019
Three men jailed for violent burglaries in rural county Limerick seven years ago have launched appeals against their convictions.
Thu, 09 May, 2019
Former INM CEO Gavin O'Reilly is concerned his personal data may have been accessed during an alleged data breach at the company in 2014, the High Court has heard.
Tue, 07 May, 2019
The president of the High Court will rule later whether the first interim report of the inspectors investigating Independent News & Media can, at this stage, be disclosed to INM, the Central Bank, or any other party.
Fri, 03 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
A former homeless man who set fires in wheelie bins to heat his sleeping bag has been sentenced to three years in prison for arson at two Dublin locations.
Wed, 10 Apr, 2019
A waste company operator behind the illegal dumping of thousands of tonnes of waste ran two cash accounts and had greater involvements in a pub and horses than he admitted to, the High Court has heard.
Tue, 26 Mar, 2019
A holidaymaker who broke her wrist when she fell on a ramp while leaving an apartment building has appealed a High Court decision to award her €25,000 for her injury.
Fri, 22 Mar, 2019
Fine Arts student Umesh Maharjan, his counsel Declan Doyle SC told the court, was in excruciating, unbearable pain and has been left with "grossly disfiguring" scars.
Fri, 07 Dec, 2018
A pathologist at a murder trial has detailed more than 40 injuries he found on the body of a man who was allegedly beaten to death after he fired shots at a house.
Wed, 06 Jun, 2018
An 81-year-old company director who failed to pay almost €340,000 in Vat returns which had been paid to his company by customers was given a two-and-a-half-year suspended jail sentence yesterday.
Fri, 18 May, 2018
Two more legal actions involving women suing over alleged delays relating to CervicalCheck smears have come before the High Court.
Thu, 17 May, 2018
Independent News & Media has a “very high standard” of corporate governance procedures and would have told the State’s corporate watchdog so, had he made it aware he had concerns in that regard, the High Court has been told.
Wed, 09 May, 2018
Judges at the Special Criminal Court have said they will deliver a verdict in the case of two men accused of IRA membership next month after the court heard closing speeches today from the prosecution and defence.
Fri, 27 Apr, 2018
The President of the High Court has approved arrangements governing access to documents to be used for an application by the State’s corporate watchdog for appointment of inspectors to Independent News and Media plc.
Tue, 24 Apr, 2018
Irish boxing champion Ceire Smith is suing her dentist and the HSE claiming her boxing career has been damaged after she swallowed a sharp dental instrument during root canal treatment.
Wed, 31 Jan, 2018
An application by the State’s corporate watchdog for documents from Leslie Buckley, the chairman of Independent News & Media (INM) , has been adjourned at the High Court to next month.
Mon, 18 Dec, 2017
A teenage girl with severe anorexia who is still being tube-fed 10 months after being moved to a specialist eating disorder unit in the UK has written directly to the President of the High Court appealing to be let return home to Ireland for a visit.
Mon, 09 Oct, 2017
The ESB and the woman who owns the oldest inhabited castle in Ireland settled their differences outside the High Court yesterday.
Thu, 05 Oct, 2017
A jury has been sworn in the trial of a former Anglo Irish Bank official on conspiracy charges.
Mon, 02 Oct, 2017
The sentencing hearing date on the case has been fixed for July 26.
Mon, 26 Jun, 2017
An application to merge Bank of Ireland Private Banking into Bank of Ireland will be heard at the Commercial Court next month.
Tue, 20 Jun, 2017
In addition to seeking the injunction Vincent O'Donoghue seeks a declaration from the High Court that the proposed sale is contrary to the common good and is unlawful.
Wed, 24 May, 2017
The US government has asked the High Court to take account of a “significant” decision last month stopping the collection of a certain category of personal data by the US National Security Agency.
Wed, 17 May, 2017
A professionally trained childminder has gone on trial charged with causing serious harm to a 10-month-old baby.
Tue, 25 Apr, 2017
A man who fatally stabbed his housemate in the heart when they rowed about food during a drinking binge was jailed for five years.
Tue, 15 Nov, 2016
A High Court judge has granted temporary High Court injunctions compelling former winners of Ireland’s Fittest Family on RTÉ to hand over possession of their Co Cork farm to bank-appointed receivers,.
Fri, 12 Aug, 2016
A drama teacher who raped a student when she was around seven years old has been jailed for 10 years.
Fri, 26 Feb, 2016
A judge has been asked by State-owned IBRC to direct that the Quinn family’s action aimed at avoiding liability for €2.34bn loans should open as soon as possible this year.
Thu, 08 Oct, 2015
A Dublin man who raped his former partner’s child eight times and sexually assaulted the girl's older sister has been jailed for nine years.
Tue, 28 Jul, 2015
Stammering can make a person’s life hell. Many become more introverted, with their work and social lives being affected enormously. But help is at hand, writes
Wed, 13 May, 2015
Kerry Group has gone to the commercial court in a row over the children’s lunchbox treat Cheestrings.
Tue, 02 Dec, 2014
A 21-year-old student whose weight has dropped to just 5½ stone (36kg) is to be force fed through a tube on the orders of the High Court.
Tue, 11 Nov, 2014
The HSE has applied to the High Court for permission not to resuscitate a terminally ill baby girl should her condition deteriorate.
Sat, 21 Jun, 2014
Unidentified informants have told the Irish Bank Resolution Corporation they have information on substantial assets allegedly owned by the family of Seán Quinn, which they claim have not been disclosed, the commercial court has heard.
Sat, 31 May, 2014
A convicted Limerick criminal who is giving evidence at the trial of two men charged with the murder of businessman Roy Collins was described as a “crooked snaky c**t” by his sister’s partner, the Special Criminal Court has heard.
Tue, 13 May, 2014
WHEN the whistle finally blew on Alan Shatter’s Cabinet career it was greeted by audible intakes of breath followed by a disbelieving silence in the Dáil.
Thu, 08 May, 2014
A convicted rapist and kidnapper who left the country during his Central Criminal Court trial in 2007 has been sentenced to twelve years with the final four years suspended.
Mon, 17 Feb, 2014
A Wexford man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison, with the final three suspended, for raping a Kildare woman while she slept.
Tue, 03 Dec, 2013
A woman has described to a jury how she recalled staring up at a Christmas tree while a man sexually assaulted her with a broom handle in a room with other people.
Sat, 19 Oct, 2013