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#Court

# court - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Convicted: Woman killed former partner and left body in back garden

She was found not guilty of murder. The pair were housemates.

Convicted rapist who assaulted woman on Dart remains on bail

The man is set to be sentenced for sexually assaulting the woman.

Israeli soldier sentenced to 18 months for shooting dead injured Palestinian

A video of the shooting was shared widely online.

# court - Monday 20 February, 2017

Court told taxi driver was 'lying through his teeth' in car crash injury claim

He said he had been off work after a car accident.

Clare woman secures legal rights over twins that were born through surrogate in India

The judge wished the couple and their two children ‘all the best and happiness’.

'The justice system is a f***ing joke': Parents react as son's killer jailed for five years

Justice Butler was forced to adjourn the hearing when friends and relatives of the dead man reacted angrily to the sentence.

'Only that for the life of my baby' - Family's anger over killer's 3-and-a-half-year sentence

“He will never come back from the ground and she will be out in three years.”

# court - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Dad jailed for 21 days for failing to pay child maintenance for his two kids

He owed almost €6,500 to his estranged partner.

First Dates star avoids jail after pleading guilty to harassing celebrity chef Dylan McGrath

She bombarded the chef with nuisance phone calls and disturbing messages about “demons and souls”.

# court - Friday 17 February, 2017

Court hears man 'threatened to break his wife's teeth with knuckle-duster' at Ballyogan house

The man was refused bail and is due to appear in court again on 24 February.

Donegal man (36) gets 12 months for sexually exploiting teenage girl after watching Frozen with her

The girl, who was in court for the sentence hearing, said she found it hard to cope after the incident.

Wife of man murdered in row over chihuahua throws water bottle as men convicted of killing

Outside the building Nevin’s family and friends stood shouting while gardai kept the families of the convicted men inside.

# court - Thursday 16 February, 2017

No extra jail time for car dealer who sold unsellable clocked car to mother-of-four

The ex-soldier is already serving a sentence for assaulting his former partner and breaching a barring order.

Footballer Anthony Stokes fined €230k for headbutting Elvis impersonator at Buck Whaleys

Stokes was not present in court nor was he legally represented at the hearing.

Man arrested after threatening shop staff with a knife

The investigation is ongoing.

# court - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

11-year sentence for man who brutally assaulted woman with a claw hammer

Victim has been left with the need to use a colostomy bag and unable to conceive.

# court - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

15-year-old boy caught in bogus collection pretending to be for Fr McVerry charity

The court heard the youth, who has no prior criminal convictions, was also involved in shoplifting incidents.

# court - Monday 13 February, 2017

Teenager appears in court accused of raping girl on grounds of a Dublin college

There was no objection to bail subject to the youth obeying a number of conditions.

Man who claimed he was injured after being trapped in Luas door loses €60,000 claim

From the the CCTV video the judge said she had been unable to find any evidence of negligence on the part of the defendant.

Teen jailed for 4.5 years for stabbing young man in the heart at Halloween party

The incident occurred at the Oliver Bond Flats.

# court - Thursday 9 February, 2017

'She died alone and unaided': Woman jailed for killing her cousin

Bernadette Cash was left in a critical condition from being punched and kicked in the head.

# court - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Men in forestry fraud case accused of deception by inducing investor to hand over £52k

Garret Hevey also faces an additional charge for possessing €1.9 million in crime proceeds.

# court - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

Photos of children used in Doonbeg brochure without consent of parents

The photos – taken in pre-Trump days – were used in the brochure for two years before the parents became aware of it.

Landmark case about Facebook's transfer of personal data begins in Dublin

An Austrian privacy lawyer has argued our Data Protection Commissioner should use its powers to stop these transfers to the US.

# court - Monday 6 February, 2017

Car crash compensation claim thrown out as judge says evidence was "unbelievable"

The judge also said he found the man to be “guarded and defensive”.

Man found with explosives on bus in Dublin is jailed for 7 years

Patrick Brennan pleaded guilty to possessing four blocks of TNT and explosive detonators.

# court - Sunday 5 February, 2017

Man due before court after McDonald's in Rathmines robbed at knifepoint

No one was injured in the incident.

US court denies request to immediately reinstate travel ban

The state of Washington and the Trump administration have been asked to file more legal arguments by tomorrow afternoon.

# court - Saturday 4 February, 2017

Trial delayed because witness was afraid Trump's travel ban would keep him in Ireland

The man is from Pakistan, which is not on the list of seven countries announced last week.

# court - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

The Criminal Assets Bureau says it's now ready to sell John Gilligan's former houses

A Supreme Court decision today paved the way for more sales.

# court - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Aer Lingus worker charged with organising human trafficking has passport seized

The Kildare man paid a bond of €2,000 and €20,000 independent surety.

Thief who attacked pensioner with hammer jailed for five years

The 25-year-old also bit the victim’s thumb during the attack.

# court - Monday 30 January, 2017

The 5 at 5: Monday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

# court - Friday 27 January, 2017

3 men charged over Dublin gun seizure

The men are due before the Dublin District Court today.

# court - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Lotto dispute between Galway man and his stepmother resumes before the High Court

The man claims he is entitled to €560,000 but his stepmother says she bought and owned the winning ticket.

# court - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

Single mother went on 'massive spending spree' after €51k accidentally put in her account, court hears

The Finglas woman told the court, “Any young girl on social welfare like me would have done what I did.”

# court - Monday 23 January, 2017

Court hears father would leave £50 on his daughter's bedside locker after sexually abusing her

The man apologised in court for not admitting to abusing his daughter when she was aged between 10-12 years old.

Man filmed himself sexually assaulting heavily pregnant girlfriend while she slept

The accused told her he had drugged her on occasion because he thought she needed sleep.

Up to 70 people renting in 'dangerous, unhealthy and cramped' Dublin house, court hears

‘Up to 17 individuals were in one room and about 36 people were housed in the basement.’

Former Anglo Irish Bank director jailed for two-and-a-half years for fraud

Willie McAteer is currently serving a three and a half year sentence for other offences.

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