The emergence five years ago that senior clerics in the Catholic Church were fully aware of the abuse by Brendan Smyth in 1975 means three of his victims should get a new hearing of their damages claims, the Supreme Court has been urged.
Tue, 07 Mar, 2017
A GARDA sergeant who claimed he was left blind due to a failure to promptly diagnose an infection of the eye linked to wearing contact lenses has settled his High Court medical negligence action for an undisclosed sum.
Fri, 14 Oct, 2011
A SEVEN-YEAR-OLD girl allegedly brain damaged at birth secured €2 million in part settlement of her claim in the High Court yesterday. The settlement was without admission of liability by the Health Service Executive (HSE).
Wed, 03 Nov, 2010
The High Court has heard that a hospital denied liability for the "devastating injuries" sustained by a child at birth almost three years after its own internal investigation into the matter identified mistakes it had made.
Wed, 21 Oct, 2009
A YOUNG nursing student was left with a severe brain injury after his car was struck head-on by another car driven on the wrong side of the road by a young man who was racing in convoy and playing a game of “catch up” with another vehicle, the High Court heard yesterday.
Wed, 17 Oct, 2007