Rugby players fail to recoup legal costs after rape trial acquittal

A judge has dismissed Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding’s applications that prosecutors should pay their sizeable defence bills.


Man convicted for naming ‘rape’ complainant on social media

The woman had made allegations against rugby players Stuart Olding and Paddy Jackson who were both cleared by a court.


Court hears Stuart Olding offered no evidence of financial hardship in legal costs bid

Stuart Olding wants the Northern Ireland Public Prosecution Service to pay his legal bill for the rape trial.


Stuart Olding says 'ineptitude' by NI's Prosecution Service cost him chance to play rugby in Ireland

Stuart Olding was unanimously found not guilty in March of raping a woman at a house party in June 2016.


Belfast rugby rape trial ‘helped public better understand court process’

Ulster rugby players Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding were cleared of rape in March.


Bill for rugby rape trial exceeds £500k (€562k)

The bill for the high profile Ulster rugby rape trial has topped half a million pounds (€562k).


Fans ‘Stand Up’ for Jackson as he debuts for Perpignan

Paddy Jackson was given a warm welcome at Stade Aime Giral last night when he made his debut for Perpignan in a pre-season clash with Toulouse.