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Monday 17 June, 2019

15 former employees of well-known pub bring High Court action over alleged unlawful dismissal

One staff member claims he cannot get social welfare benefits because his employer never registered her as an employee with Revenue.

Thursday 27 September, 2018

Case that could block 410 gardaí from getting promoted hears inappropriate questions asked at sergeant interview

Garda Keith Blythe claims he was asked an inappropriate question regarding whistleblowers at his own promotion interview earlier this year.

Monday 13 August, 2018

Man was secretly recorded threatening and verbally abusing his mother, court told

The HSE was told by the High Court that it can keep an elderly woman at a nursing home.

Monday 14 August, 2017

High Court throws out case of homeless mother who was sleeping in a tent outside council building

The woman had argued the council had failed to provide her with emergency housing, but the local authority said it doesn’t have the necessary resources.

Wednesday 7 September, 2016

Wednesday 31 August, 2016

Dalkey café bar temporarily closed by judge over fire safety concerns

They relate to a wooden gazebo built outside the premises.

Friday 13 May, 2016

One of the country's top golf courses, Druids Glen, has gone into examinership

Druids Glen says despite the court proceedings it will be a case of “business as usual” at the course.

Thursday 1 October, 2015

Man wanted over UK sex attack arrested in Donegal

David Thomas Gaynor has been remanded in custody by the High Court.

Omagh bombing suspects face jail after failing to disclose their assets

The information had been sought by relatives of the 29 bomb victims.

Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Garda challenges his dismissal for stealing €600 from social club

Garda Wayne Hoban claims the Commissioner’s decision was unfair and seeks to quash the decision to dismiss him.

Judge orders Ruth Coppinger and fellow protesters to end house 'occupation'

The TD said the group involved in the protest were happy to have brought attention to the issue.

Monday 21 September, 2015

Someone's launched a (very) last minute challenge against same-sex marriage No

Someone's launched a (very) last minute challenge against same-sex marriage

Gerry Walshe, an electrician from Clare, wants a judicial review.

Thursday 17 September, 2015

Bankers whose building society got a €5.4 billion bailout claim an investigation is "unconstitutional"

Irish Nationwide was folded into IBRC after its bailout.

Wednesday 16 September, 2015

Man who 'assassinated a garda in cold blood' refused temporary release

Michael McHugh was initially sentenced to death but is now serving a 40-year prison term.

Friday 11 September, 2015

Inquest into death of shooting victim put on hold as family seek garda file

The family had previously been refused access to the Garda investigation file.

Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Doctors told to give lifesaving treatment to teenage girl who's refusing to eat

The High Court was told today that the girl, who’s under 16, stopped taking any food or drink around a week ago.

Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Michael Fingleton is taking on the Central Bank

He’s trying to stop it from conducting an inquiry into alleged regulatory breaches.

Monday 7 September, 2015

Lots of people want to buy troubled Kerry Spring Water

A provisional liquidator was appointed to the company after it was dropped by Dunnes Stores.

Friday 4 September, 2015

Men occupy Wexford pub after receivers take over

The men may have a High Court order placed against them.

Thursday 3 September, 2015

School told it must enrol boy (6) it deems "an unacceptable risk" to other students

A school has asked to overturn a direction that compels it to enrol him.

Wednesday 2 September, 2015

McElhinneys fashion store could be saved

The well-known occasion-wear shop employs 29 people in Meath.

Ex-junior minister Ivor Callely will not have to go back to prison

It was confirmed yesterday that the former minister will not have to go back to jail for six days to serve out the remainder of his sentence.