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.
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 13 °C Friday 3 July, 2020

Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Disabled man who raped his nephew multiple times jailed for seven years

The child was aged between seven and nine years at the time of the assaults.

Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Court grants David Drumm free legal aid for upcoming trial

Drumm is facing two charges of conspiring to defraud depositors and investors by “dishonestly” inflating Anglo’s deposits figure by 7.2 billion in 2008.

Thursday 22 December, 2016

Man who stole €10k from life savings of elderly friend sent back to jail

John McDonald had asked in 2012 to be given a chance to repay the victim but later fled the country.

Thursday 13 October, 2016

Man guilty in case of marital rape in Co Laois

It is only the fourth case of marital rape in the state since the act was criminalised in 1990.

Monday 4 July, 2016

Man sentenced to 12 years for raping and sexually abusing three step-children

In a statement one of his victims said: “I don’t care for him in any manner. I have truly freed myself from him”.

Tuesday 14 June, 2016

Man who had child pornography on his phone asks to be put into garda custody over fears for life

Liam Corr’s mother reported him to gardaí after finding the pornography on his phone.

Thursday 21 May, 2015

Burglar ended up in court before a judge whose house he had burgled

Not the best idea, really.