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#Court

# court - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

American honeymooner charged after three men stabbed outside pub in Co Antrim

The incident happened in the earlier hours of Saturday morning on the Main Street in Ballycarry.

Owner of a number of Dublin houses takes court action against Summerhill home occupation

The matter will return to court tomorrow.

# court - Monday 13 August, 2018

Former Celtic kitman sentenced for sexually abusing teenager

The court heard the offending has had a “significant impact” on the victim, who was aged between 14 and 16 when he was indecently assaulted by McCafferty.

# court - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Manafort's ex-business partner testifies they conspired to hide millions of dollars in foreign banks

Rick Gates testified that he conspired with his ex-boss to hide millions of dollars in foreign bank accounts from US tax authorities.

Man to appear in court after Garda loses teeth in Cavan attack

The incident took place at around 12.30pm yesterday at Drumneveil, Cootehill, Cavan.

# court - Thursday 2 August, 2018

Boy (13) charged over Ana Kriegel murder released on bail supervision programme

The terms of bail, which required an independent surety, were not stated at the hearing today.

State accused of 'hiding behind' Cervical Check scandal victims as they battle labs in court

Stephen Teap, whose wife was affected by the scandal and has since died, says Varadkar needs to get ahead of the situation.

# court - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

Tommy Robinson supporters chant his name as he's freed from prison

Robinson, who founded a street-level Islamophobic fringe group called the English Defence League, was serving a 13-month jail sentence.

# court - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

Thalidomide makers didn't adequately respond to 'absolute tragedy unfolding in front of them', court hears

26 people are attempting to bring forward compensation claims against the drug’s manufacturers and others.

Teen receives suspended sentence for impeding investigation into murder committed by his brothers

36-year-old Neil Reilly was murdered in Lucan in January last year.

Trump's former campaign chief to face trial today

Paul Manafort has pleaded not guilty to 18 counts of bank and tax fraud.

# court - Monday 30 July, 2018

Man to stand trial in UK accused of causing death of Irishman by dangerous driving

William Corrigan was pronounced dead at the scene in Bedford in February this year.

# court - Friday 27 July, 2018

McGregor to be evaluated to see how many anger management classes he needs

The MMA fighter struck a plea deal in New York yesterday.

# court - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Conor McGregor avoids jail term, has to take anger management classes

The MMA star faced a number of charges stemming from an incident in April.

Rape trial jury discharged after juror says others were 'slagging' him

The judge agreed to excuse him.

Man who launched vicious assault on girlfriend gets suspended sentence

The attack took place in 2003.

Court of Appeal: 'The new court has failed to meet expectations'

Policies to reduce the backlog and to increase judicial efficiency should be put forward and rapidly put into effect, writes Seth Barrett Tillman.

# court - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

HIV drug may be more affordable after European court ruling

The case now returns to the English High Court for a final decision.

Homeless grandmother jailed for nine months over burglary at home of Joan Burton

The incident happened when the Labour TD had gone out to give a talk at a community crime prevention meeting.

# court - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Former director stole over €1 million from charity, friends and family, court told

Thefts of over €280,000 came to light when a staff member noticed discrepancies on the accounts.

# court - Monday 23 July, 2018

Former Defence Forces member who recorded young girl exposing herself jailed

The girl was aged between 11 and 13 years old at the time of the offence.

Woman, who attacked and pulled clumps of hair from mum travelling with baby on Dublin Bus, avoids jail

Judge Martin Nolan noted that there were “pre-existing tensions” between the two families involved.

Brothers beaten up outside Dublin nightclub awarded over €50,000 in damages

The judge described it as a very disturbing incident.

# court - Saturday 21 July, 2018

Couple who used stolen credit card details to buy hotel stay and sex toys ordered to leave jurisdiction

They used stolen credit card numbers to buy flights from Dublin to New York, costing €3,592 and Dublin to Kuala Lumpur costing €8,798.

# court - Thursday 19 July, 2018

Donegal teenager acquitted of raping schoolmate after meeting at a takeaway

The 19-year-old youth had denied one count of rape and another of oral rape of a girl.

# court - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Teenager jailed after deliberately driving car at garda patrol vehicle

Ross Thompson pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to two charges of endangerment and a charge of dangerous driving.

# court - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

European rights court condemns Russia over treatment of Pussy Riot

The court also condemned the country over its investigation into murdered journalist Anna Politkovskaya.

There has been a fall in divorce cases, with more women than men applying

There has been a 4% decrease on 2016 figures, down from 4,179 in 2016 to 3,995 last year.

# court - Monday 16 July, 2018

Judge says victims of tiger kidnapping deserve 'enormous respect' as she jails men for total of 52 years

This was the fifth time the case went to trial.

Man pleads guilty to unlawfully killing nephew's friend

Tadhg Butler was remanded in custody until a sentence hearing on 18 October.

Man pleads guilty to attempted murder of four children

The court heard that the Wicklow man attempted to strangle two of the children.

# court - Friday 13 July, 2018

Woman due in court after machine pistol and ammunition found in car

A machine pistol and ammunition were found in a parked car at a property in Boyle O’Reilly Terrace.

'Parasitic fraud': Man and woman jailed for claiming to have lived in Grenfell Tower

The judge said that this was “a parasitic fraud in the wake of a human catastrophe”.

# court - Thursday 12 July, 2018

Man convicted of causing serious harm to two former partners by infecting them with HIV

The judge described the case as ‘pretty difficult with unusual evidence’.

# court - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

Dublin man who attempted to sexually assault woman on her 20th birthday avoids jail sentence

The court heard that the man held the victim’s head in his hands and also ripped off her underwear.

Air hostess awarded €30k damages against Ryanair after falling down plane stairs

The court heard that she had struck her head and had been knocked unconscious for a brief period.

# court - Monday 9 July, 2018

Former Ros Na Rún actor sentenced to six years in jail for oral rape

He had pleaded not guilty to the offence and has no previous convictions.

# court - Friday 6 July, 2018

Ivor Callely gets suspended sentence after tearing up magazines and smearing teabags on GP's walls

Callely was caught after Dr James Dolan installed a hidden camera in his practice at 191 Howth Road, in Dublin 3.

Graham Dwyer to find out in October if he has won data case against the State

The data, which was generated by Dwyer’s work phone, placed the phone at a specific place at a particular time.

# court - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Man accused of murdering Gareth Hutch had earplugs seized for DNA evidence, court hears

Gareth Hutch was shot dead in Dublin on the morning of 24 May 2016.