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Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Man who assaulted wife, hitting her twice across the head, gets suspended sentence
# Courts
# Courts

Man who assaulted wife, hitting her twice across the head, gets suspended sentence

Oct 16th 2018, 6:46 AM 42,482 Views 73 Comments

The man pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to assault causing harm to the woman.

Monday 23 July, 2018

Woman, who attacked and pulled clumps of hair from mum travelling with baby on Dublin Bus, avoids jail
# Number 27
# Number 27

Woman, who attacked and pulled clumps of hair from mum travelling with baby on Dublin Bus, avoids jail

Jul 23rd 2018, 6:43 PM 48,719 Views 70 Comments

Judge Martin Nolan noted that there were “pre-existing tensions” between the two families involved.

Thursday 12 July, 2018

Raped woman blasts courts system for allowing victims' pasts to be used against them
# 'untrustworthy'
# 'untrustworthy'

Raped woman blasts courts system for allowing victims' pasts to be used against them

Jul 12th 2018, 6:10 AM 37,641 Views 0 Comments

The woman, who was aged 19 at the time of her ordeal in 2015, lambasted the courts for allowing her to be portrayed as ‘untrustworthy’.

Wednesday 11 July, 2018

Dublin man who attempted to sexually assault woman on her 20th birthday avoids jail sentence
# Court
# Court

Dublin man who attempted to sexually assault woman on her 20th birthday avoids jail sentence

Jul 11th 2018, 5:04 PM 25,440 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that the man held the victim’s head in his hands and also ripped off her underwear.

Thursday 7 June, 2018

Convicted of a €7.2 billion fraud - David Drumm was Anglo's man 'who called the shots' at the infamous bank
# Convicted
# Convicted

Convicted of a €7.2 billion fraud - David Drumm was Anglo's man 'who called the shots' at the infamous bank

Jun 7th 2018, 12:10 AM 26,530 Views 0 Comments

He will be sentenced on 20 June.

Wednesday 6 June, 2018

Former Anglo CEO David Drumm has been found guilty
# Verdict
# Verdict

Former Anglo CEO David Drumm has been found guilty

Jun 6th 2018, 6:43 PM 16,172 Views 0 Comments

The trial has been one of the longest-running in the history of the State.

Wednesday 30 May, 2018

Jury asks to listen to phone conversations on second day of deliberations in David Drumm trial
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

Jury asks to listen to phone conversations on second day of deliberations in David Drumm trial

May 30th 2018, 6:46 PM 9,755 Views 0 Comments

They will deliberate for a third day tomorrow.

Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Jury told they must give unanimous verdicts in David Drumm court case
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

Jury told they must give unanimous verdicts in David Drumm court case

May 29th 2018, 8:20 PM 11,147 Views 0 Comments

The jury will continue deliberations tomorrow in the former Anglo CEO’s trial.

Friday 25 May, 2018

David Drumm made decisions 'in good faith with no criminal motivation', court hears
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

David Drumm made decisions 'in good faith with no criminal motivation', court hears

May 25th 2018, 6:59 PM 11,068 Views 0 Comments

Counsel for the former Anglo CEO was making closing arguments today.

Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Case against former Anglo chief David Drumm concludes
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Case against former Anglo chief David Drumm concludes

May 15th 2018, 12:36 PM 12,021 Views 0 Comments

Drumm faces charges of alleged conspiracy to defraud Anglo depositors by inflating the Anglo deposit total by €7.2 billion in September 2008.

Friday 13 April, 2018

Bankers were 'scared sh*tless' carrying out deals with Anglo Irish, jury hears
# David Drumm
# David Drumm

Bankers were 'scared sh*tless' carrying out deals with Anglo Irish, jury hears

Apr 13th 2018, 8:17 PM 15,480 Views 0 Comments

“It needs to be boss man to boss man.”

Thursday 29 March, 2018

Judge warns David Drumm jury not to carry out research on social media
# Anglo Irish Bank
# Anglo Irish Bank

Judge warns David Drumm jury not to carry out research on social media

Mar 29th 2018, 4:42 PM 11,908 Views 0 Comments

Judge Karen O’Connor said the jury must come to their own conclusion based on the evidence they hear in court.

Saturday 17 March, 2018

Two men jailed for punching and kicking a female wheelchair user outside her home
# Dublin
# Dublin

Two men jailed for punching and kicking a female wheelchair user outside her home

Mar 17th 2018, 8:15 AM 51,335 Views 39 Comments

The two men pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to assault causing harm.

Monday 12 February, 2018

Judge and lawyers pay tribute to lead garda investigator of Regency case
# Colm Fox
# Colm Fox

Judge and lawyers pay tribute to lead garda investigator of Regency case

Feb 12th 2018, 4:52 PM 33,847 Views 0 Comments

Superintendent Colm Fox was found dead on Saturday evening in his office at Ballymun Garda Station.

Friday 9 February, 2018

David Drumm authorised deals leading to falsification of bank's balance sheet, court hears
# Court
# Court

David Drumm authorised deals leading to falsification of bank's balance sheet, court hears

Feb 9th 2018, 11:00 PM 21,521 Views 0 Comments

Drumm has pleaded not guilty to conspiring to defraud depositors and investors by “dishonestly” inflating Anglo’s deposits figure by €7.2 billion.

Friday 15 December, 2017

'He stole a piece of my soul and today I'm here to reclaim it': Child rapist jailed for 18 years
# Peter Sharkey
# Peter Sharkey

'He stole a piece of my soul and today I'm here to reclaim it': Child rapist jailed for 18 years

Dec 15th 2017, 6:49 PM 19,345 Views 20 Comments

Peter Sharkey admitted to three counts of indecent assault, six counts of sexual assault and one count of rape.

Monday 11 December, 2017

Pregnant woman 'truly believed' she would die after being beaten unconscious by husband
# Assault
# Assault

Pregnant woman 'truly believed' she would die after being beaten unconscious by husband

Dec 11th 2017, 7:27 PM 27,045 Views 57 Comments

Muhammed Tajik was sentenced to three years in jail.

Monday 6 November, 2017

Retired soldier who raped daughter and regularly abused another jailed for 10 years
# Repeated Sexual Abuse
# Repeated Sexual Abuse

Retired soldier who raped daughter and regularly abused another jailed for 10 years

Nov 6th 2017, 4:15 PM 21,568 Views 47 Comments

Justice Patrick McCarthy said it is “hard to find words to describe each new outrage inflicted on these children”.

Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Former senior Anglo banker Tiarnan O'Mahoney cleared of all charges against him
# Courts
# Courts

Former senior Anglo banker Tiarnan O'Mahoney cleared of all charges against him

Nov 1st 2017, 8:21 PM 13,658 Views 0 Comments

O’Mahony had been charged with conspiring to destroy or falsify records of accounts connected to the bank’s former chief executive Sean FitzPatrick

Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Trial of former senior Anglo banker Tiarnan O'Mahoney collapses
# Court
# Court

Trial of former senior Anglo banker Tiarnan O'Mahoney collapses

Oct 31st 2017, 7:54 PM 23,630 Views 0 Comments

Judge Martin Nolan told Dublin Circuit Criminal Court that he intends to direct the jury tomorrow to acquit Tiarnan O’Mahoney.

Monday 23 October, 2017

Teenager who raped 15-year-old girl at house party jailed for three years
# Wexford
# Wexford

Teenager who raped 15-year-old girl at house party jailed for three years

Oct 23rd 2017, 7:59 PM 32,248 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that several people at the party banged on the door and ordered the defendant to stop “what he was doing”.

Tuesday 17 October, 2017

Former soldier pleads guilty to raping and sexually assaulting daughters over seven-year period
# Courts
# Courts

Former soldier pleads guilty to raping and sexually assaulting daughters over seven-year period

Oct 17th 2017, 6:36 PM 28,202 Views 0 Comments

69-year-old Jerry O’Keeffe today pleaded guilty to sexually abusing his two daughters between 1980 and 1987.

Monday 29 May, 2017

Louth man accused of raping woman he met on Tinder told gardaí they had “fully consensual sex”
# Rathfarnham
# Rathfarnham

Louth man accused of raping woman he met on Tinder told gardaí they had “fully consensual sex”

May 29th 2017, 7:37 PM 23,559 Views 0 Comments

Following his arrest the man asked gardai, “Who am I supposed to have raped? Is this the girl from Tinder?”

Friday 26 May, 2017

'What the f**k do you think we're here for?': Woman says Tinder date raped her in mountains
# Dublin
# Dublin

'What the f**k do you think we're here for?': Woman says Tinder date raped her in mountains

May 26th 2017, 8:45 PM 57,915 Views 0 Comments

The woman said the accused left her on an isolated rural road before returning and raping her.

Thursday 25 May, 2017

Man accused of raping student he met on Tinder in Dublin Mountains
# Courts
# Courts

Man accused of raping student he met on Tinder in Dublin Mountains

May 25th 2017, 8:39 PM 28,045 Views 0 Comments

The man has pleaded not guilty.

Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Children's Minister says she believed Joan Burton was in 'great danger' during protest, court hears
# Jobstown Trial
# Jobstown Trial

Children's Minister says she believed Joan Burton was in 'great danger' during protest, court hears

May 9th 2017, 6:41 PM 8,467 Views 0 Comments

Minister Katherine Zappone said she called 999 as she ‘didn’t see too many gardai’.

Monday 8 May, 2017

'Will we let her go or hold onto her for the night?': Jobstown trial hears evidence from gardaí
# Courts
# Courts

'Will we let her go or hold onto her for the night?': Jobstown trial hears evidence from gardaí

May 8th 2017, 6:55 PM 20,859 Views 0 Comments

“The protesters called us rats,” one garda told the trial today.

Friday 5 May, 2017

Former Burton adviser tells Jobstown trial she referred to 'f**king dregs' due to stressful situation
# Jobstown
# Jobstown

Former Burton adviser tells Jobstown trial she referred to 'f**king dregs' due to stressful situation

May 5th 2017, 9:54 PM 19,053 Views 0 Comments

Karen O’Connell told the court she was not proud of using ‘bad language’ and said she was very upset at the time.

Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Childminder retrial collapses after juror researches it on the internet
# Cavan
# Cavan

Childminder retrial collapses after juror researches it on the internet

May 2nd 2017, 5:24 PM 25,679 Views 0 Comments

The Director of Public Prosecutions will now consider whether to go for a third trial.

Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Childminder pleads not guilty to causing serious harm to a ten-month-old baby
# Courts
# Courts

Childminder pleads not guilty to causing serious harm to a ten-month-old baby

Apr 25th 2017, 4:19 PM 19,423 Views 0 Comments

The woman has pleaded not guilty to intentionally or recklessly causing serious harm to the baby.

Bank worker jailed after lodging over 140k into her and family's accounts
# Jailed
# Jailed

Bank worker jailed after lodging over 140k into her and family's accounts

Apr 25th 2017, 7:06 AM 30,341 Views 31 Comments

Alice Warnock was jailed for 12 months.

Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Teen sentenced after he attacked three women in 'drunken rampage'
# Courts
# Courts

Teen sentenced after he attacked three women in 'drunken rampage'

Apr 5th 2017, 8:15 PM 21,288 Views 31 Comments

All three women said that they suffered psychological distress as a result of the assault.