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Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Man who beat girlfriend and bit her face given three-year suspended sentence

The judge said that a “custodial sentence was not necessitated” in this case.

Monday 25 July, 2016

Man who raped 73-year-old woman twice jailed for 13 years

Afterwards he said “you enjoyed that didn’t you?”

Monday 27 June, 2016

Garda with early onset dementia who harassed female sergeant on Facebook committed to mental hospital

Garda Donal Maguire was found not guilty by reason of insanity last month.

Wednesday 25 May, 2016

'I can't stop screaming inside': 74-year-old woman says rape left her waiting for death

“How can he behave with such brutality?” she asked in court. “A woman three times his age.”

Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Court bars partner of Limerick gangland criminal from going on foreign holiday

The woman, charged with having €68,000 in criminal proceeds, has been denied her passport.

Monday 7 March, 2016

Man who abducted child and stole his chicken nuggets while 'out of it' jailed for three years

The child who has Down syndrome was abandoned outside Arnotts minutes after he was taken.

Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Judge felt 'no option' but to jail 16-year-old with no appropriate adult in his life

The judge said she hoped that custody may give the teenager stability.

Tuesday 15 December, 2015

'An utter nightmare': Sex offender to be sentenced for abusing brother over five-year period

He faces two counts of sexual assault with a maximum sentence of two years each.

Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Former successful businessman in court over fake 'Brad Pitt' travel pass

He faked the cards so he could travel to see his son.

Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Robber gets over three years for attacking man who tried to stop woman getting mugged

Thr man had been a self employed painter and decorator, employing staff until he was 19-years-old but then started taking tablets and alcohol.

Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Teen who hacked just wanted the 'satisfaction of a successful hacking'

Aleksejs Ivanvos received a suspended jail sentence today for the 2010 hack.