Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 13 °C Friday 19 October, 2018

#Courts

# courts - Yesterday’s News

Woman on trial for attempted murder of civil servant stabbed woman two weeks earlier, jury hears

Laura Kenna had stabbed a woman at a Luas stop in the face with a pen, the Central Criminal Court was told today.

Man (37) who killed nephew's friend sentenced to 9 years in prison

The victim’s brother told the court that his family took no comfort knowing that Michael O’Dwyer died “afraid and alone”.

Man who was on trial over Noel ‘Duck Egg’ Kirwan murder pleads guilty to facilitating criminal organisation in carrying out offence

Jason Keating had originally pleaded not guilty at the non-jury Special Criminal Court to the murder of Kirwan on 2 October.

# courts - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Court hears woman charged with attempted murder stood on road 'picking a victim'

Laura Kenna, of no fixed abode, has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.

Man jailed for eight years for attempting to murder four children

A judge imposed a 12-year sentence but suspended the final four years.

# courts - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Woman suspected of slicing civil servant’s throat goes on trial

Laura Kenna attacked Fionnuala Burke on Drumcondra Road Lower on 2 January 2017.

Criminal Courts of Justice complex evacuated in large-scale drill

The courts complex on Dublin’s Parkgate Street was evacuated.

Man who assaulted wife, hitting her twice across the head, gets suspended sentence

The man pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to assault causing harm to the woman.

# courts - Monday 15 October, 2018

'Unbelievable Courage': Judge praises siblings for reporting sexual abuse they suffered 60 years ago

John Joe Kiernan (86) pleaded guilty at the Central Criminal Court to six sample counts of indecently assaulting one boy and five sample counts of indecently assaulting the boy’s younger sister.

Man who helped criminal organisation murder Sunset House manager sentenced

Michael Barr was shot seven times by a masked gunman on 25 April 2016.

# courts - Friday 12 October, 2018

Woman whose partner's body was found in canal 'collapsed when she heard about alleged affair'

Eimear Dunne told the Central Criminal Court she received a break-up text sent from somebody purporting to be her partner.

# courts - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Bank-appointed receiver launches court proceedings against 'campaigners' occupying a property on Pearse Street

A banner with the words “Pearse Street Occupation” written on it has been placed outside the building the court heard.

Postmistress left traces of her DNA in car during tiger raid in case she was killed, court hears

Susan Lawlor tied told a court how she was bundled into the backseat of her car before being driven to a field in an unknown location.

Man (54) was 'savagely beaten' and stripped following drunken row over a cigarette, murder trial hears

Anthony Walsh (31) has admitted killing but pleaded not guilty to the murder of Dermot Byrne.

Man found guilty of manslaughter of Louth taxi driver

Joseph Hillen admitted stabbing Martin Mulligan to death following an alleged row over illegal dumping.

Man (20s) due in court over serious assault at house in Monaghan

The incident happened at Sruth an Luir, Oram, Castleblayney on Sunday.

# courts - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

Woman appears in court charged with fatal stabbing of 44-year-old man

The body of a man was found at a house on Dan Corkery Place in Cork on Monday.

Dublin man admits shooting father-of-one and dismembering his body

Kenneth O’Brien’s dismembered body was discovered in a canal, near Celbridge, Co Kildare.

Court of Appeal rejects application by Brian Rattigan to have drug dealing conviction quashed

The 37 year-old is the first person to be found guilty of charges connected to drug dealing while in prison.

UK Supreme Court backs bakers who refused to make 'support gay marriage' cake

Bakery owners Daniel and Amy McArthur refused to bake the cake with a pro-same-sex marriage slogan on it.

Mother whose baby suffered skull fracture, broken arm and legs walks free from court

The mother presented to her GP on 13 February 2015 when her baby was injured.

# courts - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

Man banned from driving after leaving man with life-changing injuries

Paul Kelly didn’t see Daniel Ryan as he was pulling out onto an unlit roadway.

Man killed after row over who owned can of drink, court hears

Paul Keating has pleaded not guilty to murder but guilty to the manslaughter of Mark Richardson.

# courts - Monday 8 October, 2018

Keith Harrison trying to stop internal Garda investigation

The garda has brought a High Court action aimed at stopping an investigation into alleged breaches of discipline by him.

# courts - Friday 5 October, 2018

Former professional footballer jailed for using cloned payment cards to buy runners and toiletries

Stefan Condurovici has been ordered to leave Ireland within seven days of his release from prison.

Youth who robbed delivery man in 'extremely vicious' assault gets four-year suspended sentence

Judge Melanie Greally said the victim was subjected to a “horrifying experience”.

Dublin mother who flung boiling water at shop worker's face to be sentenced

Michelle Ruth has 158 previous convictions.

# courts - Thursday 4 October, 2018

Tracking device was put under car of murdered Noel 'Duck Egg' Kirwan, court hears

Kirwan was sitting in his car in Clondalkin when he was shot six times, just before Christmas 2016.

Firm headed by Sean Gallagher in High Court dispute with corporate tenant over heating system

Nokia Ireland initiated proceedings alleging Clyde Real Estate Blanchardstown was in breach of a lease agreement.

Irish surgeon accused of fraud suggested staff on his estate involved in burglary

Some of the items he claimed were stolen, including a marble fireplace, were later found at his family home in Co Meath.

# courts - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

Man who left schoolmate deaf in one ear in brawl was 'jealous' he was with a girl at the nightclub

Adam Clarke was out celebrating his 18th birthday when he attacked Ownie O’Connell, the court heard.

Dublin man who groped woman as she slept at house party jailed for 11 months

The married father was unanimously convicted of sexual assault.

# courts - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Eight life sentences upheld for man jailed for raping mother and daughter 'in every conceivable way'

He also pleaded guilty to false imprisonment, attempted rape, aggravated burglary, making threats to kill and aggravated sexual assault.

Dublin businessman who kicked mother-of-two in the head with steel toe shoe to be sentenced

The woman told gardaí that “on a scale of one to ten, the pain was 11″.

Dublin man jailed for receiving Hello Kitty toy containing €200k worth of cannabis

Michael McDonald Agu was sentenced to four years in jail.

Teenage girl settles for €30,000 over 'small' lip injury sustained in creche 13 years ago

Lauren L’Estrange sustained a slight injury to her lower lip at creche after being struck by a tricycle when she was just 14 months old.

30-year-old man pleads guilty to murdering mother-of-four Samantha Walsh in Waterford city last year

Danny Whelan, of no fixed abode, will receive a mandatory life sentence for the crime.

Minister to support 'Celine's law' proposals to prevent killers profiting from their crime

The Law Reform Commission recommended changes after the Eamonn Lillis trial.

# courts - Monday 1 October, 2018

Bulgarian circus worker who had sex with underage girl to be sentenced later this month

Tsvetomir Velikov admitted to being reckless about the girl’s age.

Man who helped criminal gang murder bar manager caught after he dropped his mobile phone, court told

Michael Barr, the manager of the Sunset House in Dublin, was shot seven times by a masked gunman at the pub over two years ago.

1 2 3 4 5

Trending Tags