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# Fairview
Woman who broke tooth on Centra ciabatta roll awarded €17,470 damages
The court heard that the woman could not afford to have dental work done and needed painkillers daily.
# pay out
Detective garda awarded €60k after middle finger deformed in assault by scaffold thief
Detective Daire Daly confronted a scaffold thief in Celbridge, Kildare, in 2013.
# Settlement
Boy who cut his knee after tripping over 'vandalised' water meter awarded €12,500
Finn Wallace was playing outside his aunt’s house when his foot was caught in an uncovered and broken water meter.
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# Arrears
Twink told a newspaper her debt-ridden home was for sale, but barristers couldn't find it listed
The bank claims it it is owed about €250,000.
# Damages
Ex-garda who "reluctantly retired" after being assaulted on duty awarded €195,000 in compensation
The ex-garda had been arresting a man for public order offences when he was assaulted.
# Court
Young girl awarded €40k for fall in a Dublin creche
The girl was two at the time of the incident, which left a permanent visible scar.
# Courts
Judge denies liquor licence, says there are enough pubs in Temple Bar
The judge said local residents were entitled to the quiet enjoyment of their homes.