The trial of a 24-year-old woman for careless driving causing the death of her younger friend more than three years ago on the Cork/Kerry border has collapsed after the jury received a prosecution exhibit document, part of which they should not have seen.
Fri, 10 Nov, 2017
A single punch after a day spent celebrating the drawn Cork-Kerry Munster final in pubs left a man with permanent physical injuries — but the emotional trauma on the wider family was just as bad, the Circuit Criminal Court in Tralee was told.
Wed, 15 Mar, 2017
Nine cases under the Road Traffic Act involving fatalities and serious injury were adjourned without fixing a date at the Circuit Criminal Court in Tralee because a decision is awaited from the Supreme Court on legal issues, the court was told.
Wed, 11 Jan, 2017
Fri, 25 Nov, 2016
A man who followed customers including children in a Tralee supermarket while masturbating three years ago has “made Trojan efforts” Tralee Circuit Criminal Court has been told and is to be given the Probation Act.
Thu, 03 Nov, 2016
Sun, 21 Feb, 2016
A man whose son had just been given a jail sentence was approached by a 68-year-old man who pretended that the sentenced man had actually been granted bail by the High Court and told them they should hand over €4,000 cash recognizance to him.
Wed, 01 Jul, 2015
Legal costs, paid for by the State, associated with the 14-day trial of a 23-year-old man who denied killing a father of four who had been training for the annual Ring of Kerry charity cycle in July 2012 have amounted to just under €70,000.
Tue, 30 Jun, 2015
A Toyota Land Cruiser suspected of being involved in a fatal hit-and-run crash almost three years ago, was registered in the name of a 22-year-old accused and he also had an insurance policy on the vehicle, a court heard yesterday.
Thu, 05 Mar, 2015
An application for re-possession, to remove the businesswoman Jackie Lavin from a luxury Italianate mansion, formerly owned by her partner Bill Cullen, in the heart of the Killarney National Park has been adjourned — for the fifth time.
Wed, 04 Mar, 2015