A 34-year old Cork farmer who has sued after he suffered horrific injuries to his hand when it was sucked in to a combine harvester has claimed for €1.65m in losses, the High Court has heard.
Fri, 19 Jul, 2019
A Corkman who was sentenced in his absence last week to seven years in prison for raping and sexually assaulting an 11-year-old boy over a period of two years has been jailed.
Mon, 24 Jun, 2019
“I remember thinking I was free,” she said. “That he couldn't hurt (me) anymore. How wrong I was.”
Fri, 19 May, 2017
A murder accused started crying and admitted to stabbing his girlfriend when gardaí confronted him about inconsistencies in what he had told them.
A Cork father of nine who brutally raped his teenage daughter on a weekly basis when she was aged between 16 and 17 has been jailed for nine years.
Wed, 18 Jan, 2017
Tue, 20 Dec, 2016
A young woman whose father raped her repeatedly as a teenager says her family has been torn apart in the wake of the abuse and she will never forgive her mother for taking his side.
Mon, 19 Dec, 2016
Sat, 05 Nov, 2016
The Court of Appeal has ordered that a man be retried for one of two murders, after finding that the trial judge in one of his trials, should have simply said ‘yes’ in response to a question from the jury.
Tue, 26 Jul, 2016
A man jailed for life for the murder of Jonathan Duke in Bandon, Co Cork, five years ago has moved to appeal his conviction.
Tue, 21 Jun, 2016
Tue, 01 Mar, 2016
A Kerry man has been convicted of intimidating a sex worker into withdrawing rape allegations against him.
Thu, 03 Dec, 2015
A man convicted of raping his spouse told gardaí it was not possible for a husband to rape a wife, the Central Criminal Court has heard.
Tue, 20 Oct, 2015
A man convicted of raping his spouse told gardaí that it was not possible for a husband to rape a wife, the Central Criminal Court has heard.
Mon, 19 Oct, 2015
Sat, 17 Oct, 2015
A Corkman has been jailed for four years for sexually assaulting his former partner’s 13-year-old daughter while he babysat the girl.
Tue, 09 Jun, 2015
A former public servant who was "burnt out of his house" following his conviction for sexually assaulting two young girls has had his sentence reduced by the Court of Appeal.
Tue, 09 Dec, 2014
A man has been jailed for life for murdering a woman he had been "an item" with for three months.
Fri, 30 May, 2014
A 37-year-old man has gone on trial accused of murdering a woman he had been "an item" with for three months.
Wed, 21 May, 2014
The trial of a Limerick man accused of murder has heard evidence that a bullet recovered from the victim’s chest was fired from the weapon which was recovered from the home of the accused’s grandparents.
Wed, 07 Mar, 2012
The brother of a Limerick man who was shot dead near his home has told a jury he saw the man accused of his murder standing close to the scene shortly before the shooting.
Fri, 02 Mar, 2012
A Kerry woman has told a jury that she was on her way home one night when she was dragged by the hair and knocked to the ground by a stranger before she was forced to perform oral sex on him.
Mon, 22 Feb, 2010
A Limerick taxi driver has been convicted of raping a passenger as he drove her home.
Tue, 17 Nov, 2009
A Limerick taxi driver who is accused of raping a passenger told gardaí that he had a medical condition which meant that he could not have sex.
Mon, 09 Nov, 2009
A Limerick taxi driver has gone on trial at the Central Criminal Court accused of raping a young woman on her way home after a night out.
Wed, 04 Nov, 2009
Two Wexford men who raped a Waterford mother at her home while restraining her with a rope around her neck have been jailed for 14 years by Mr Justice George Bermingham at the Central Criminal Court.
Mon, 02 Feb, 2009
A jury has heard that DNA evidence led to the arrest of two Wexford men accused of forcing their way into the home of a Waterford mother and taking turns to rape her as she was restrained by a rope around her neck.
Mon, 24 Nov, 2008
The jury in the trial at the Central Criminal Court of a Wexford man charged with raping a 14-year-old baby-sitter has heard that no trace of semen was found on swabs taken from the alleged victim.
Thu, 01 May, 2008
A Wexford man charged with raping a 14-year-old baby-sitter in his sister's home was threatened with being "knee-capped" unless he pleaded guilty and has been subjected to silent phonecalls.
Wed, 30 Apr, 2008
An Offaly teenager has told the Central Criminal Court that after a local farmer raped her in a field he asked her would they "stay for more or go on the beer".
Mon, 26 Nov, 2007
A Thurles man has been jailed for three years by Mr Justice Paul Carney at the Central Criminal Court for an aggravated sexual assault on a prostitute in Cork city in June 2000.
Tue, 29 Oct, 2002
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