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Thursday 18 January, 2018

No charges to be brought in relation to boy (17) who killed himself after alleged cyberbullying
# Dublin
# Dublin

No charges to be brought in relation to boy (17) who killed himself after alleged cyberbullying

Jan 18th 2018, 1:04 PM 23,463 Views 40 Comments

The mother of the teenager says laws need to change to protect children from online predators.

Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Accidental death verdict returned in case of boy killed in sulky accident
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Accidental death verdict returned in case of boy killed in sulky accident

Jan 17th 2018, 4:40 PM 40,299 Views 41 Comments

Sean Doyle was killed in February 2016 when the sulky he was a passenger on was hit by a truck after the horse bolted.

Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Baby died due to toxic effects of cocaine, inquest told
# Inquest
# Inquest

Baby died due to toxic effects of cocaine, inquest told

Jan 16th 2018, 3:43 PM 43,703 Views 82 Comments

Baby James was stillborn at the Rotunda.

Thursday 11 January, 2018

'Stephanie, don’t leave us': Inquest hears baby swallowed tiny plastic perspex before her death
# Inquest
# Inquest

'Stephanie, don’t leave us': Inquest hears baby swallowed tiny plastic perspex before her death

Jan 11th 2018, 7:21 AM 39,864 Views 13 Comments

The infant passed away in June 2016.

Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Father died after his bike collided with pedestrian walking on cycle lane, inquest hears
# Phoenix Park
# Phoenix Park

Father died after his bike collided with pedestrian walking on cycle lane, inquest hears

Dec 6th 2017, 4:12 PM 49,455 Views 101 Comments

The incident happened in May of last year.

Monday 4 December, 2017

'I miss him. Every single day': Inquest held into death of six-year-old boy in respite care
# Tristan Neiland
# Tristan Neiland

'I miss him. Every single day': Inquest held into death of six-year-old boy in respite care

Dec 4th 2017, 6:19 PM 15,833 Views 3 Comments

Tristan Neiland suffered from epilepsy and asthma as well as global developmental delay.

Friday 1 December, 2017

Mother of 11-year-old who took her own life set up suicide support group
# Milly Tuomey
# Milly Tuomey

Mother of 11-year-old who took her own life set up suicide support group

Dec 1st 2017, 4:13 PM 26,988 Views 35 Comments

Milly Tuomey posted on Instagram to hundreds of friends of her intention to die on a certain date.

Accidental death verdict at inquest of man who choked on Mars bar on the Luas
# Coroner's Court
# Coroner's Court

Accidental death verdict at inquest of man who choked on Mars bar on the Luas

Dec 1st 2017, 2:16 PM 25,752 Views 35 Comments

The inquest heard that a number of people got off the Luas at the Abbey Street stop in a bid to help David O’Reilly.

Thursday 30 November, 2017

Verdict of suicide returned at inquest into death of 11-year-old Dublin girl
# Milly Tuomey
# Milly Tuomey

Verdict of suicide returned at inquest into death of 11-year-old Dublin girl

Nov 30th 2017, 9:36 PM 70,884 Views 1 Comment

A coroner returned the verdict at the inquest into the death of Milly Tuomey from Templeogue

Thursday 23 November, 2017

Death of baby stillborn in Galway hospital ruled medical misadventure
# Portiuncula Hospital
# Portiuncula Hospital

Death of baby stillborn in Galway hospital ruled medical misadventure

Nov 23rd 2017, 5:41 PM 26,195 Views 17 Comments

“Dr Hegazy didn’t speak to me. I felt the midwife was not convinced everything was okay. I saw her shaking her head.”

Monday 13 November, 2017

Two day old baby died after chest drain pierced her heart
# Inquest
# Inquest

Two day old baby died after chest drain pierced her heart

Nov 13th 2017, 6:40 PM 30,013 Views 16 Comments

The baby’s mother Irene Kavanagh said watching Laoise’s twin Cuán grow up left the family wondering about his sister.

Wednesday 8 November, 2017

Teacher allegedly placed sellotape over 'giddy' students' mouths
# Fitness To Teach
# Fitness To Teach

Teacher allegedly placed sellotape over 'giddy' students' mouths

Nov 8th 2017, 6:08 PM 39,691 Views 0 Comments

Today marks the Teaching Council’s first-ever Fitness-to-Teach inquiry.

Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Hook Head tragedy: 'Aoife's death left such a huge void in our lives'
# Inquest
# Inquest

Hook Head tragedy: 'Aoife's death left such a huge void in our lives'

Oct 10th 2017, 2:02 PM 15,645 Views 7 Comments

Aoife Winterlich died tragically in a scouting accident at Hook Head.

Thursday 21 September, 2017

Inquest into deaths of ten in halting site fire adjourned as file sent to DPP
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Inquest into deaths of ten in halting site fire adjourned as file sent to DPP

Sep 21st 2017, 3:36 PM 11,451 Views 12 Comments

The cause of death returned for all ten victims of the blaze was acute carbon monoxide poisoning.

Tuesday 19 September, 2017

Father and three-year-old son drowned after falling into ditch, inquest hears
# Shortcut
# Shortcut

Father and three-year-old son drowned after falling into ditch, inquest hears

Sep 19th 2017, 5:18 PM 40,930 Views 26 Comments

Sean Sweeney and his son Tyler Joyce were found dead in 10 inches of water on Easter Sunday 2016.

Thursday 7 September, 2017

14-year-old girl scout's fall from helicopter 'unlikely' to have caused her death, inquest hears
# Aoife Winterlich
# Aoife Winterlich

14-year-old girl scout's fall from helicopter 'unlikely' to have caused her death, inquest hears

Sep 7th 2017, 8:46 PM 34,217 Views 0 Comments

Aoife Winterlich died after being swept out to sea at Hook Head lighthouse in December 2015.

Wednesday 21 June, 2017

'She asked me to pray for her': Inquest hears pregnant woman died during surgery at Holles Street
# Ectopic Pregnancy
# Ectopic Pregnancy

'She asked me to pray for her': Inquest hears pregnant woman died during surgery at Holles Street

Jun 21st 2017, 6:22 PM 28,989 Views 0 Comments

An inquest into the death of 34-year-old Malak Thawley heard evidence from the surgeon today.

Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Man was crushed to death beneath forty tonnes of cheese, inquest hears
# Workplace Accident
# Workplace Accident

Man was crushed to death beneath forty tonnes of cheese, inquest hears

Apr 19th 2017, 7:25 PM 25,336 Views 8 Comments

Robert Ceremuga died after the incident at VP Foods in Finglas, Dublin 11.

Thursday 17 September, 2015

Mother tells inquest that son who overdosed 'should never have been let out of hospital'
# Inquest
# Inquest

Mother tells inquest that son who overdosed 'should never have been let out of hospital'

Sep 17th 2015, 10:36 PM 34,441 Views 40 Comments

Glen Murphy McNally died days after discharging himself. An open verdict was returned at the inquest.