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# court - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Ian Bailey to face trial in France over Sophie Toscan du Plantier's death

The French woman was found beaten to death outside her holiday home in Cork in 1996.

Alleged rape victim of Irish rugby stars told police that incident left her 'humiliated'

She was giving evidence for the second day at Belfast Crown Court.

Couple accused of genital mutilation of their daughter sent forward for trial FGM

Couple accused of genital mutilation of their daughter sent forward for trial

The offence of genital mutilation, on conviction, can carry a sentence of up to 14 years.

Victim of tiger kidnapping collapsed when told his wife and children were safe, court hears

Securicor worker Paul Richardson is continuing his evidence on day two of the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.

# court - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Rape trial of rugby players hears alleged victim's 'fight instinct kicked in' when third man entered room

The woman, aged 19 at the time of the alleged attacks, lost her composure while recalling being in the home of Paddy Jackson for a party on 28 June 2016.

# court - Monday 29 January, 2018

Jury sworn in for Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding rape trial

The jury members were warned not to talk to anyone about the issues covered during the trial.

Judge directs jury to acquit second man of raping woman on tour bus after Jason Derulo concert

The man, who cannot be named, had pleaded not guilty to raping and falsely imprisoning the then-19-year-old.

Man guilty of 'frenzied' murder of Irene White told gardaí he got 'small sum of money' for her killing

The mum-of-three was stabbed to death by Anthony Lambe at her Dundalk home.

Father of girl exploited by Matthew Horan doesn't believe paedophile can be rehabilitated

He says that he contacted social network Instagram to alert them to Horan’s actions, but has never received a response.

Man jailed for life over murder of manager of Sunset House pub

Eamonn Cumberton had denied the murder of Michael Barr on 25 April 2016.

# court - Friday 26 January, 2018

Family home of man jailed for exploiting young girls 'was attacked earlier this week'

The court also heard that Horan had Skype conversations with a person claiming to live in Dublin.

UK court rules Birmingham bombing inquest should be broadened

21 people lost their lives in the bombing of two pubs in the attack on 21 November 1974.

Civil servant jailed for selling personal details of hundreds for almost €22,000

Rory Lenihan had pleaded guilty to twelve sample charges of receiving payments for information.

# court - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Mother-of-four who stole €100,000 in fraudulent social welfare payments sentenced to 10 months

The 61-year-old told gardaí she was “sorry, ashamed and embarrassed”.

Driving ban 'would be exceptionally disastrous' for former TD Michael McNamara

He is allowed remain on the road pending his appeal hearing.

Man (40s) in Tipperary court on charges related to hit-and-run death

The man will appear before Cashel District Court today at 10.30am.

Grumpy Cat wins €570,000 payout in copyright lawsuit

Grumpy Cat inadvertently went global in 2012 after a picture of the cat sporting its angry-looking face was posted online.

Brazil's ex-president Lula loses appeal against corruption conviction

It has been ruled that his 9.5-year jail sentence be extended to more than 12 years.

# court - Sunday 21 January, 2018

German woman sentenced to death in Iraq for joining ISIS

She was sentenced in an Iraqi court earlier today.

# court - Friday 19 January, 2018

'This should not have happened': Parents of baby who died shortly after birth settle case with hospital

An apology from Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda was read out in court today.

Evidence from garda identifying Patrick Hutch may be 'compromised by press coverage', court told

David Byrne was shot dead at the Regency Hotel in north Dublin on 5 February 2016.

Garda Detective who sent abusive letters to State solicitor is jailed for three years

Eve Doherty was found guilty of harassing Elizabeth Howlin following a two-week trial last July.

# court - Thursday 18 January, 2018

13-year-old boy who sexually assaulted teen in park sentenced to 10 months in detention

The judge said he needs some “normality” in his life.

# court - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Cannabis grower says it's 'absurd and bananas' that he can be accused of committing a crime

“Judge, you are as fair minded as they come but I am very sorry and I cannot pay the fine.”

# court - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Crowd outside Regency Hotel shooting was 'extremely hostile' to gardaí, court told

“They were quite irate and upset,” the garda said.

# court - Monday 15 January, 2018

Man who poured boiling water over his partner in front of their children given suspended sentence

Judge Martin Nolan said it was a “despicable” and “cowardly act” but he said he did not believe it merited a jail sentence.

Movie giants get orders blocking streaming websites from internet providers

None of the ISP’s opposed the application.

Jury sworn in for second retrial of Cavan childminder accused of causing serious harm to baby

The 36-year-old denies the charge of intentionally or recklessly causing serious harm to the baby at her home.

New jury empanelled in David Drumm trial

Judge Karen O’Connor discharged the jurors and thanked them for their attendance this morning.

# court - Friday 12 January, 2018

Men go on trial accused of rape at 'VIP Jason Derulo afterparty'

Derulo is not charged with any crime.

# court - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Three men jailed for plying 14-year-old girl with drugs and forcing her into prostitution in UK

She was reported missing on 8 June 2015. However, she was being held in one of the men’s houses.

Solicitor for teenage girl whose naked picture was shared on Facebook says the company was 'negligent'

“I do concede that they are moving in the right direction, but they need to do more.”

# court - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

Engineer sues Google for allegedly discriminating against conservative white men

The complaint said some employees “were ostracised, belittled, and punished” for their views.

# court - Friday 5 January, 2018

Planning activist puts brakes on Trump Doonbeg 38,000 tonne rock barrier plan

Peter Sweetman is a son of a former Finance Minister Gerald Sweetman and has previously been at the forefront of campaigns opposing Shell Corrib pipeline plans.

Jon Venables charged with offences relating to indecent images of children

Venables will appear before the UK Crown Court.

Hospital receives High Court order to feed 'critically ill' woman with anorexia through tube

The hospital says her life is in danger unless it is permitted to feed her via the tube.

# court - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Man charged with botched pub raid 'needed 30 stitches and had fractured ribs'

The man was detained by customers at the Speaker Connolly pub in Firhouse.

Man charged with murder over fatal late-night attack on Irishman in Perth

Charles McCarthy was allegedly struck on the head in the attack. He died in hospital.

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