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#Court

# court - Friday 31 July, 2015

# court - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Man admits to killing landlord Tom O’Gorman before removing organs

Tom O’Gorman, a journalist and Iona Institute researcher, was stabbed to death at his home last year.

Anglo verdict was delayed over anonymous claim about jury foreman

The three accused had pleaded not guilty to conspiring to conceal or alter accounts.

Mark Pollock in line for £2 million payout – but none of it will be paid by his friends

The motivational speaker and adventurer said he limited his claim to ensure his friends did not lose a penny.

# court - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Dentist who shot Cecil didn’t know the lion was a “known, local favourite”

Two men are due in court on poaching charges related to the lion’s death.

# court - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Man violently killed dog in park because he couldn’t pay vet bills

He was seen putting his foot on the dog’s head.

# court - Monday 27 July, 2015

Man sold bogus holiday packages to friends to fund his “cocaine lifestyle”

He was given a two-year suspended sentence.

Teen launched vicious unprovoked attack on dad in front of his family

He has received a two-year suspended sentence.

# court - Saturday 25 July, 2015

John Clarke won’t be on Radio Nova tomorrow due to RTÉ injunction threat

Last year the veteran 2FM broadcaster quit his daytime Sunday show on RTÉ 2FM in a dramatic fashion.

# court - Friday 24 July, 2015

Man (77) who molested daughter and granddaughter is jailed for seven years

He pleaded guilty to six counts of indecent and sexual assault.

# court - Thursday 23 July, 2015

‘I’m sorry, I was drunk’: Two men face charges after breaking into Aqua Dome for late night swim

A solicitor for one of the men said they also went for a sleep in a hotel room afterwards.

# court - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Rape survivor “shocked” at George Hook’s comments on ‘implied consent’

The broadcaster clarified his comments today.

Manhunt underway for escaped prisoner

Two men escaped but one has been recaptured.

Teenager charged in relation to Facebook ‘forced apology’ video

The film shows a teenager hitting the girls and forcing them to get on their knees and grovel.

Man who lured teenager to his death with text messages ‘from a girl’ launches appeal

He was jailed for life two years ago having lured the 19-year-old to his death by pretending to be a girl.

# court - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

The woman raped by her boyfriend as she slept has been speaking out all day

Niamh Ní Dhomhnail has received huge praise for her stance, with listeners describing her as an “inspiring woman”.

US seeks extradition of Wicklow man over black market ‘Silk Road’ website

The 27-year-old is wanted for trial by US authorities on charges of conspiracy to distribute narcotics and conspiracy to commit money laundering.

Fisherman who indecently assaulted girl in the 1980s has prison term cut by a year

He had been found guilty of assaulting a young girl in the early 1980s.

# court - Monday 13 July, 2015

Nine people given life sentences for rape last year

In 2014, there were 21 murder convictions at the Central Criminal Court.

Number of property repossessions up nearly 200%

The Courts Service is joining with MABS, the Citizen Information Bureau and the Irish Insolvency Service to bring independent information and advice to court houses around the country.

Over 500% increase in people being declared bankrupt

There has been a 568% increase in the number of bankruptcy adjudications before the courts.

More Irish couples are getting divorced than ever

There has been a 10% increase in divorce over the last two years.

# court - Saturday 11 July, 2015

Man who set fire to fiancee’s house told never to contact her again

He had been living with his partner at the time, and a date had been fixed for their wedding.

# court - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

Barrymore sues police over arrest in connection with murder at his home

The former TV star says his arrest over Stuart Lubbock’s death ruined his career.

# court - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Woman who challenged referendum landed with huge bill for court costs

The overall costs of the appeal is believed to be over €1 million.

# court - Saturday 4 July, 2015

Woman tells court how she stuck knife into partner during fight

The accused pleaded not guilty to his murder.

# court - Friday 3 July, 2015

60-year-old man charged with assault and threatening to kill

It happened on a street in Armagh on Sunday night.

# court - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Journey drummer was high on meth and hallucinating when arrested

Castronovo had sent a woman who accused him of rape 122 texts and called her 35 times since he posted bail.

# court - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Man jailed for pointing replica gun at garda’s head to “terrify” him

The man threatened to shoot the officer.

‘All bark and no bite’: No one will be brought to court over water charges until 2017

Legislation published yesterday would also abolish imprisonment of people who refuse to pay.

# court - Monday 29 June, 2015

Homeless couple who slept at council tell court that temporary accommodation is not suitable

Alan Murphy and Kelly Gilsenan left the offices of the council in Tallaght on Friday after the council took a High Court injunction out against them.

# court - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Couple sued for selling house without telling new owners it came with a stalker called ‘The Watcher’

The family have fled the house and want their money back.

# court - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Fiona Doyle’s mother arrested in relation to abuse investigation

Breda O’Brien was released without charge this afternoon.

# court - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Man charged over mistaken identity shooting in Clonsilla

Two other men arrested in connection with the murder were released without charge.

# court - Friday 19 June, 2015

UK doctor and two nurses charged with manslaughter of woman who travelled from Ireland for abortion

The 32-year-old woman was 22 weeks pregnant when she died after suffering post-surgery complications.

# court - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Rapist unwilling to engage in sex offenders programme gets extra jail time

The 54-year-old man pleaded not guilty to 60 counts of sexual assault of six sisters between 1994 and 2005.

# court - Friday 12 June, 2015

Six Áras Attracta staff have been charged with assault

One woman, aged in her 60s, faces a total of five charges.

Official: This man is not a pimp

Dominique Strauss Khan, the former head of the IMF, was acquitted of pimping charges this morning.

# court - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

Men press on with their legal challenges against the marriage referendum

One man is to appeal last week’s rejection of his challenge.

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