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#Courts

# courts - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

Boy accused of attacking care centre staff granted bail after going missing

The boy is accused of attacking staff at a care centre in Dublin.

# courts - Monday 22 August, 2016

German court convicts model who shouted 'no, no, no' for making a false rape allegation

Gina-Lisa Lohfink was fined €20,000 by the court, after it found she had wrongfully accused a footballer and a Berlin club employee of sexual assault.

TV doctor claims businessman 'unlawfully interfered' with her GP practice

Dr Nina Byrnes has said the situation could cause irreparable damage to her medical and business reputation.

Squatters in disused Dublin prison could face jail over contempt of court

The squatters had been told to leave the premises by midnight last night.

# courts - Friday 19 August, 2016

Man jailed after raping pensioner in 'horrific ordeal' at her London home

The woman was making breakfast when she was attacked.

Judge says alleged sexual abuse of two children is 'most disturbing evidence' he has seen in 20 years

The children’s foster parents do not want them to be reunited with their biological parents.

Woman whose home featured on RTÉ's Room To Improve accepts settlement of €100,000

Mary Moore from Rathcoole in south county Dublin featured on the architectural renovation TV series in 2009, when works were carried out on her three-bedroom home.

Wicklow man fighting extradition to US over alleged Silk Road connections

Gary Davis, who has Asperger’s Syndrome and depression, had opposed the request.

Two sisters are fighting for their sister's will after she left €283k estate to her best friend

The dispute centres on the will of the late Celine Murphy from Straffan.

# courts - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Two Sligo men charged with IRA membership appear before Special Criminal Court

The men, aged 27 and 35, made no comment when they were arrested by gardaí.

# courts - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

London woman loses life savings after being targeted by 'romance scammers'

Over the course of two years, she sent more than £65,000 (€75,000) to a man in Ghana.

Receivers regain possession of farm belonging to former Ireland's Fittest Family winners

ACC Loan Management is owed €2.4 million by Peter and Tracey Kingston.

Somali man denied refugee status has decision overturned on appeal by High Court

The man, aged in his 30s, has been granted a fresh hearing in front of a different member of the Refugee Appeals Tribunal.

Man told his family to leave home after 'protesters followed him on motorway waving a placard' court hears

He said the car was being driven in an aggressive manner.

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Man challenges planning permission for 'slurry power plant' beside his proposed family home

The High Court has allowed the applicant, who has health issues, to challenge the biogas facility.

# courts - Monday 15 August, 2016

English mother who abused her kids in order to claim benefits jailed for seven years

The woman subjected her children to medical treatment they didn’t need.

Court tells squatters to leave disused Dublin prison

Judge Hanna allowed the squatters a week to get out and directed them not to re-enter the old jail.

# courts - Friday 12 August, 2016

Court was right to refuse statement from man who called himself "a disciple of Lord Jesus Christ"

“The courts are not a playground in which litigants can amuse themselves at will.”

Nigerian woman who lashed out at gardaí loses court challenge to her deportation

She had issued proceedings under Article 40 of the Constitution.

High Court orders Wicklow man to be extradited to the US to face black market Silk Road charges

27-year-old Gary Davis could face a life sentence if convicted in the US.

# courts - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Former Ireland's Fittest Family winners ordered to hand over Cork farm

ACC is owed €2.4 million by Peter and Tracey Kingston.

# courts - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Hospital allowed to treat prisoner who is refusing medication

The man, who may have a mental illness, has an infection that could become septic and cause his death.

# courts - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

High Court orders deportation of South African man, with his children remaining here

The man had previously been jailed here for the possession and sale of drugs.

# courts - Monday 8 August, 2016

Teenage girl placed in secure unit to protect her from being sexually exploited by men

The High Court granted the order which is supported by the Child and Family Agency and her father.

# courts - Friday 5 August, 2016

Third man found guilty of murder of pensioner Thomas Dooley

Two men were sentenced yesterday at the Criminal Courts in Dublin.

# courts - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Two men have been convicted of beating a 64-year-old to death

A third man has pleaded not guilty and the jury will consider its verdict in relation to him tomorrow.

Ian Bailey set to be charged by French authorities over du Plantier murder

Sophie Toscan du Plantier was murdered in Cork in 1996.

Judge tells jury in murder trial that acquitting three accused would be "illogical"

Justice Margaret Heneghan also described a non-guilty verdict as “theoretical”.

# courts - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

Man set to be extradited to Czech Republic after seven years on the run in Ireland

He was arrested in Ireland on a European Arrest Warrant in 2006 and in 2009 the Supreme Court ruled he should be extradited.

# courts - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Care order extended for child whose mother tested positive for cocaine, cannabis and sedatives

The court was told the mother had been going to rehab but had fallen back in with drug use.

# courts - Friday 29 July, 2016

Man facing sexual assault charges says he can't be extradited because of the UK Brexit vote

The man claims that there is no guarantee his trial would take place pre-Brexit.

# courts - Thursday 28 July, 2016

Man who shot dead neighbour found not guilty of murder by reason of insanity

James Redmond killed Mary Dargan and shot her daughter Karina Dargan.

Attacker who repeatedly stabbed his girlfriend in the face with a Stanley blade is jailed

Constantin Zahira was jailed for nine years with two and a half years suspended.

Man in court in connection with murder of Sinn Féin man turned MI5 agent

74-year-old Patrick Gillespie has been charged with withholding information regarding the involvement of another person in the killing.

Woman who drove friend off pier found guilty of murder

Marta Herda had been accused of murdering colleague Csaba Orsos in 2013.

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DPP prevents media from reporting on a childcare case for the first time

An application by the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) for an extension to an order prohibiting reporting was granted yesterday.

'Violent, evil' Limerick man sentenced to five years for robbing tourist at knifepoint on St Patrick's Day

The man has a previous conviction for role in the shooting of a man in 2006.

# courts - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Men jailed for 'despicable' burglary on home of elderly couple who died within weeks of each other

The two men were jailed for five years altogether.

Irish business partners resolve dispute over Iron Throne replica

It was bought from a seller in Canada for €15,000.

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