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#High Court

# high-court - Today’s News


# high-court - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Judge says Denis O’Brien’s action against the Oireachtas is not urgent

The action, which relates to the statements made about O’Brien and his banking affairs with IBRC made under Dáil privilege recently, has been put back until October.

# high-court - Monday 29 June, 2015

Homeless couple who slept at council tell court that temporary accommodation is not suitable

Alan Murphy and Kelly Gilsenan left the offices of the council in Tallaght on Friday after the council took a High Court injunction out against them.

# high-court - Sunday 28 June, 2015

A bank tried to evict a hospitalised mother and her daughter this week

Kate Scully Owens was seriously injured in a car accident two weeks ago.

# high-court - Monday 22 June, 2015

Limerick County Council demolishes family home by mistake

Brian and Mary O’Shaughnessy described the destruction of their house as “a nightmare”.

# high-court - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

‘Almost all’ of the RTÉ story Denis O’Brien tried to block is now out. Here it is…

All but two paragraphs from the script can now be published, says the High Court.

Teacher says her career was “destroyed” after phone in her bra set off prison detectors

She is suing the Irish Prison Service and Minister for Justice, among others.

# high-court - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Denis O’Brien is taking legal action over Dáil comments about his finances

The businessman has issued proceedings against the Houses of the Oireachtas and the State.

Michael Lowry has a go at Revenue as he’s cleared of tax liability

The TD had been accused of filing incorrect tax returns in 2003 and 2007.

# high-court - Monday 15 June, 2015

Court denies mother’s attempt to use her dead daughter’s frozen eggs IVF

Court denies mother’s attempt to use her dead daughter’s frozen eggs

The daughter died in 2011 at age 28 and had signed a consent form agreeing that her eggs could be stored after her death.

# high-court - Friday 12 June, 2015

High Court refuses to completely lift injunction on RTÉ over Denis O’Brien story

RTÉ lawyers maintained much of what the injunction relates to is now in the public domain.

# high-court - Friday 5 June, 2015

“A thumping majority” – High Court rejects two legal challenges to the marriage referendum

Justice Nicholas Kearns said no substantive arguments were made.

# high-court - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Court ruling: Media free to report Dáil comments about Denis O’Brien’s debts

Judgement in the O’Brien versus RTÉ is also likely tomorrow.

Here is the article that Denis O’Brien’s lawyers didn’t want you to see last Thursday

On foot of clarification in the High Court today, republishes the article we first posted last week relaying Catherine Murphy’s Dáil comments.

What did Denis O’Brien achieve by trying to stop THAT speech going public?

The Streisand effect in full swing.

Denis O’Brien says he has “never experienced this level of abuse, venom and hatred”

In a lengthy op-ed in the Irish Times, he says that documents given to Catherine Murphy were stolen.

# high-court - Friday 29 May, 2015

RTÉ will seek permission to broadcast Catherine Murphy Dáil comments

There are now growing calls for the Dáil to be recalled next week.

# high-court - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Times Newspapers have backed down in their legal row with the Irish Times

That didn’t take long… The UK group’s online Irish newspaper will still go ahead but now with a different name.

# high-court - Friday 22 May, 2015

Ex-airline executive walks free after bizarre ‘nut rage’ court case

Cho Hyun-Ah became enraged when a flight attendant served her some nuts in a bag, rather than on a plate.

# high-court - Thursday 21 May, 2015

This week’s vital property news: Tenants’ rights and the government getting tough on banks Shovel Ready This post contains images

This week’s vital property news: Tenants’ rights and the government getting tough on banks

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

Denis O’Brien has blocked the broadcast of an RTÉ news story about him

The businessman argued that the story contained details of his private finances.

Irish citizen will not be extradited to the United States for terrorism related offences

Ali Charaf Damache could have faced up to 45 years if extradited to the United States.

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

The Grangegorman squatters have no intention of moving…

A High Court order has been passed for the arrest of those who remain, but they intend to appeal.

# high-court - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Alan Shatter has lost his bid to quash aspects of the Guerin report

The former Justice Minister resigned from his cabinet position last May.

# high-court - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

It’s ‘not possible or appropriate’ to adjourn all repossession cases

Thomas Byrne hoped the courts might halt all repossession cases in light of the government’s planned reforms.

# high-court - Friday 15 May, 2015

Mother and four kids to be evacuated from Dublin flat over fire safety concerns

Some tenants in the building say they have nowhere else to go and will be on the streets if forced to leave.

# high-court - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

“Mr O’Brien is a media baron” – RTÉ fights action against Denis O’Brien

The businessman is seeking an injunction against the broadcast of an RTÉ news item.

# high-court - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Counting the cost: Ian Bailey ordered to pay up to €5 million for legal action

A decision on costs in his failed action against the State will be made today.

# high-court - Friday 1 May, 2015

‘Devastating’: 74-year-old woman loses symphysiotomy case

Campaigners for survivors of the procedure say this is “symptomatic of the ongoing absence of effective remedies” for other women in her situation.

# high-court - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Denis O’Brien wants an injunction to stop RTÉ airing a story about him

The matter will come before the High Court again tomorrow.

# high-court - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Battle for Gorse Hill: Brian O’Donnell has been ordered to leave the Killiney mansion

Brian and Mary Patricia O’Brien have been given two weeks to leave.

‘Everyone is happy’: Kilkenny bridge case settles out of court

Protesters mounted demonstrations against the multi-million euro project in the medieval city.

# high-court - Monday 30 March, 2015

Ian Bailey “very disappointed” after losing his case against the State

He alleged he was unfairly targeted as a suspect in the Sophie Toscan du Plantier case.

From ‘she-devil’ to free woman, the story of Amanda Knox

She said, “The knowledge of my innocence has given me strength in the darkest times of this ordeal.”

# high-court - Friday 27 March, 2015

Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned in Italian high court

She and her ex-boyfriend Raffaelle Sollecito both had their convictions overturned.

# high-court - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

From The42 Paul Gascoigne tells court hacking ‘ruined my life’ Anger

Paul Gascoigne tells court hacking ‘ruined my life’

MGN publishes the Daily Mirror, Sunday Mirror and Sunday People national tabloids.

# high-court - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

No movement at Killiney mansion despite 4pm deadline

Receivers nailed a court order to the gates of his family home yesterday evening.

# high-court - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Repossession order over €1.4m struck out, but unlikely to impact majority of cases

The Irish Mortgage Holders Organisation said the case was a unique and unusal one.