Some might call it a ewe-turn - an 85-year-old sheep farmer who was found guilty of allowing her sheep to wander from commonage in west Cork has had the case dismissed under the Probation Act.
Fri, 29 Mar, 2019
The new President of the University of Limerick Dr Des Fitzgerald has said he was "appalled" by the revelations on last night's RTÉ Investigates programme about governance and management issues at the university.
Fri, 26 May, 2017
Justice Minister Dermot Ahern should be told about the lack of support for crime victims, a judge said today.
Tue, 26 Jan, 2010
A Westmeath man who sexually assaulted three young girls in Roscommon and north Dublin has been given a two years prison sentence by Judge Joseph Matthews.
Wed, 01 Aug, 2007
The sentence of a Westmeath man for sexually assaulting three young girls has been adjourned by Judge Joseph Matthews at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court so that he can hear evidence from a psychiatrist.
Mon, 09 Jul, 2007
Post office closure indicative of changes in rural life, writes Donal Hickey.
Fri, 23 Dec, 2005
HAVING just returned from a self-catering holiday in Allihies in west Cork I wish to make a few important points amid all the bashing of ‘rip-off’ Ireland.
Wed, 06 Aug, 2003
Shortly after an ambulance arrived at the scene where a 22-year-old woman was found lying in dense undergrowth in a park in Co Cork an 18-year-old local man told three of his neighbours the woman had been "beaten and raped".
Tue, 07 May, 2002
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