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# court - Tuesday 26 April, 2022

Men accused of Shannon Airport trespass were 'nicest and most courteous protesters', trial hears
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# Court

Men accused of Shannon Airport trespass were 'nicest and most courteous protesters', trial hears

Apr 26th 2022, 5:33 PM 12,967 Views 0 Comments

Two peace activists in their 80s are accused of criminal damage and trespass at Shannon Airport.

Army officer charged with sexual assault at McKee Barracks appears before court martial
# Hearing
# Hearing

Army officer charged with sexual assault at McKee Barracks appears before court martial

Apr 26th 2022, 3:20 PM 19,992 Views 0 Comments

The officer faces several charges related to sexual assault, assault, and drunkenness.

Eight young men charged over serious assault of a man in Thurles last year
# Tipperary
# Tipperary

Eight young men charged over serious assault of a man in Thurles last year

Apr 26th 2022, 10:00 AM 19,788 Views 0 Comments

All eight are due to appear before Thurles District Court at 10.30am this morning.

# court - Monday 25 April, 2022

Limerick recycling firm ordered to donate €10,000 to Ukraine fund after waste management breach
# Fire Safety
# Fire Safety

Limerick recycling firm ordered to donate €10,000 to Ukraine fund after waste management breach

Apr 25th 2022, 7:14 PM 24,697 Views 0 Comments

A fire broke out at the plant last year.

Two peace activists on trial over Shannon Airport damage and trespass charges
# Court
# Court

Two peace activists on trial over Shannon Airport damage and trespass charges

Apr 25th 2022, 5:40 PM 14,144 Views 0 Comments

The pair walked on to a taxiway at the airport on St Patrick’s Day three years ago.

Barrister accused of murder to be given copies of garda interview videos
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Barrister accused of murder to be given copies of garda interview videos

Apr 25th 2022, 4:31 PM 20,354 Views 0 Comments

The State objected to Diarmuid Phelan receiving the videos at this stage in the proceedings.

Man who kicked father-of-one to death at homeless campsite in Cork jailed for 11 years
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Man who kicked father-of-one to death at homeless campsite in Cork jailed for 11 years

Apr 25th 2022, 2:58 PM 16,985 Views 0 Comments

The jury unanimously convicted James Brady of manslaughter in favour of the murder charge sought by the State.

Date set for retrial of 16-year-old boy accused of murdering Urantsetseg Tserendorj
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Date set for retrial of 16-year-old boy accused of murdering Urantsetseg Tserendorj

Apr 25th 2022, 1:36 PM 16,630 Views 0 Comments

A jury at the Central Criminal Court failed to reach a verdict in the teenager’s first trial earlier this month.

# court - Saturday 23 April, 2022

35-year-old man in court charged with robbing Limerick fatal assault victim
# Court
# Court

35-year-old man in court charged with robbing Limerick fatal assault victim

Apr 23rd 2022, 8:08 PM 18,171 Views 0 Comments

Mark Ryan is charged with robbing Alan Bourke of cans of alcohol valued at €10 and a pedal cycle valued at €150.

# court - Friday 22 April, 2022

Language school secures temporary injunction preventing landlords from changing locks of premises
# Courts
# Courts

Language school secures temporary injunction preventing landlords from changing locks of premises

Apr 22nd 2022, 7:03 PM 27,299 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that the director of the college fears the landlords will change the locks in a dispute over the payment of rent.

Court of Appeal rules in favour of journalist who had phone seized by gardaí in 2018
# Courts
# Courts

Court of Appeal rules in favour of journalist who had phone seized by gardaí in 2018

Apr 22nd 2022, 4:51 PM 22,089 Views 0 Comments

The three judge court quashed the warrant that allowed the gardaí to search Emmett Corcoran’s home.

Man accused of sexual assault on shop worker in store toilet
# Court
# Court

Man accused of sexual assault on shop worker in store toilet

Apr 22nd 2022, 2:50 PM 38,767 Views 0 Comments

He was charged with groping a staff member in the toilets of a major Dublin retailer.

# court - Thursday 21 April, 2022

Bail terms set for pair charged over 'horrific' burglary at Sligo pensioner Tom Niland's home
# Courts
# Courts

Bail terms set for pair charged over 'horrific' burglary at Sligo pensioner Tom Niland's home

Apr 21st 2022, 6:25 PM 19,499 Views 0 Comments

Mr Justice David Keane ordered both men to sign on daily at a garda station, obey 8pm to 8am curfews and surrender their passports.

# court - Tuesday 19 April, 2022

'Slicing myself open': Sexual abuse survivors say making statement to gardaí is re-traumatising
# One In Four
# One In Four

'Slicing myself open': Sexual abuse survivors say making statement to gardaí is re-traumatising

Apr 19th 2022, 9:35 AM 16,259 Views 0 Comments

Participants in new research have called for reform within the criminal justice system.

# court - Monday 18 April, 2022

Bail granted for man accused of €1.75m cocaine shipment
# Dublin
# Dublin

Bail granted for man accused of €1.75m cocaine shipment

Apr 18th 2022, 5:55 PM 32,178 Views 0 Comments

Karl Lawlor appeared before Dublin District Court today.

Man released on bail after being charged with assault of tourist in Dublin
# Court
# Court

Man released on bail after being charged with assault of tourist in Dublin

Apr 18th 2022, 3:20 PM 36,692 Views 0 Comments

The 18-year-old was charged with two counts of assault on Easter Sunday.

# court - Sunday 17 April, 2022

Man (40s) charged after €1.34 million heroin seizure in Limerick
# Drugs
# Drugs

Man (40s) charged after €1.34 million heroin seizure in Limerick

Apr 17th 2022, 8:06 AM 20,572 Views 0 Comments

The charge was made after heroin and cash were found amid searches in Corbally and Clonlara.

# court - Saturday 16 April, 2022

Man charged over revolver and ammo seizure in Clondalkin remanded in custody
# Court
# Court

Man charged over revolver and ammo seizure in Clondalkin remanded in custody

Apr 16th 2022, 4:24 PM 14,563 Views 0 Comments

A man in his 20s was hospitalised with non-life-threatening injuries after a gunshot earlier this month.

# court - Friday 15 April, 2022

Man charged in connection with fatal Donegal house fire
# Doochary
# Doochary

Man charged in connection with fatal Donegal house fire

Apr 15th 2022, 10:03 AM 19,543 Views 0 Comments

The body of a woman, aged in her 80s, was discovered inside the house on Tuesday.

# court - Thursday 14 April, 2022

Sligo pensioner Tom Niland remains on life support after burglary, court told
# Court
# Court

Sligo pensioner Tom Niland remains on life support after burglary, court told

Apr 14th 2022, 11:25 PM 33,824 Views 0 Comments

He suffered serious injuries in a ‘horrific’ burglary.

# court - Wednesday 13 April, 2022

Islamic State fanatic handed whole-life sentence for murder of Sir David Amess
# Court
# Court

Islamic State fanatic handed whole-life sentence for murder of Sir David Amess

Apr 13th 2022, 12:41 PM 8,096 Views 4 Comments

Jurors took just 18 minutes to convict the 26-year-old London-born extremist, Ali Harbi Ali.

# court - Tuesday 12 April, 2022

Tidy Towns group brings High Court challenge against planning permission for 131 homes in South Dublin
# Courts
# Courts

Tidy Towns group brings High Court challenge against planning permission for 131 homes in South Dublin

Apr 12th 2022, 4:16 PM 25,971 Views 0 Comments

The group claims the decision to grant permission is flawed, in terms of both domestic and European law and should be set aside.

# court - Friday 8 April, 2022

Murder accused barrister granted bail after Court of Appeal hearing
# Dublin
# Dublin

Murder accused barrister granted bail after Court of Appeal hearing

Apr 8th 2022, 7:52 PM 21,726 Views 0 Comments

Diarmuid Rossa Phelan is accused of the murder of Keith Conlon in Tallaght on February 22 last.

Two men who raped a woman at a party lose appeals against convictions
# Courts
# Courts

Two men who raped a woman at a party lose appeals against convictions

Apr 8th 2022, 6:05 PM 38,572 Views 0 Comments

The men were found guilty by a jury following a trial at the Central Criminal Court in 2019 and jailed for seven years each.

Pub bouncer who left employer to die on toilet floor after violent robbery has sentence reduced
# Courts
# Courts

Pub bouncer who left employer to die on toilet floor after violent robbery has sentence reduced

Apr 8th 2022, 5:40 PM 57,401 Views 0 Comments

Marian Lingurar Jnr was sentenced to nine years’ imprisonment for the manslaughter of John Kenny (56) in 2019.

Sabina Nessa killer jailed for at least 36 years for sexually motivated attack
# Court
# Court

Sabina Nessa killer jailed for at least 36 years for sexually motivated attack

Apr 8th 2022, 11:27 AM 29,837 Views 9 Comments

Koci Selamaj, 36, travelled to London to carry out the premeditated attack on a random woman on September 17 last year.

# court - Thursday 7 April, 2022

Man who mugged four elderly women jailed for six years
# Courts
# Courts

Man who mugged four elderly women jailed for six years

Apr 7th 2022, 6:56 PM 22,678 Views 26 Comments

Joseph Curran (22) stole bags from all four women, knocking three of them to the ground in the process, including a woman in her 80s.

Hearing into deaths of three men killed in N7 crash last year adjourned following family objection
# Inquest
# Inquest

Hearing into deaths of three men killed in N7 crash last year adjourned following family objection

Apr 7th 2022, 5:28 PM 40,910 Views 0 Comments

The men died when their car burst into flames following a high-speed crash with a truck on the N7 while they were fleeing from gardaí.

Lisa Smith's lawyers make fresh bid to have charges against her dismissed
# Courts
# Courts

Lisa Smith's lawyers make fresh bid to have charges against her dismissed

Apr 7th 2022, 4:34 PM 7,762 Views 0 Comments

If the Special Criminal Court does not accept the arguments made by her lawyers, they will reveal their verdicts on 30 May.

# court - Wednesday 6 April, 2022

Jury fails to reach verdict in trial of boy (16) accused of murdering Urantsetseg Tserendorj
# Dublin
# Dublin

Jury fails to reach verdict in trial of boy (16) accused of murdering Urantsetseg Tserendorj

Updated Apr 6th 2022, 4:54 PM 42,737 Views 0 Comments

Urantsetseg Tserendorj died from a stab wound in the neck.

# court - Tuesday 5 April, 2022

Sentence increased for man who brandished knife outside party where Cameron Blair was murdered
# Courts
# Courts

Sentence increased for man who brandished knife outside party where Cameron Blair was murdered

Apr 5th 2022, 1:35 PM 20,819 Views 0 Comments

The DPP had appealed the sentence imposed on Scott O’Connor on the grounds that the three-year suspended portion was “unduly lenient”.

Garda murderer Aaron Brady charged with conspiring to stop key witness from giving evidence
# Court
# Court

Garda murderer Aaron Brady charged with conspiring to stop key witness from giving evidence

Apr 5th 2022, 7:37 AM 22,157 Views 0 Comments

Brady was handed a life sentence in 2020 after being found guilty or murdering Detective Adrian Donohue.

# court - Monday 4 April, 2022

Man charged with murdering his former partner in 2017
# Court
# Court

Man charged with murdering his former partner in 2017

Apr 4th 2022, 2:16 PM 18,455 Views 0 Comments

Amadea McDermott, who had two children and was in her 20s, died at Beaumont Hospital.

# court - Friday 1 April, 2022

Urantsetseg Tserendorj trial: Grandmother of murder accused told gardaí he had 'done something terrible'
# Court
# Court

Urantsetseg Tserendorj trial: Grandmother of murder accused told gardaí he had 'done something terrible'

Apr 1st 2022, 5:08 PM 21,766 Views 0 Comments

Urantsetseg Tserendorj was stabbed while walking home in the IFSC in January 2021.

'Death had a face': man gets life for inflicting 'unnatural terror' on pensioner in her home
# Anne Butler
# Anne Butler

'Death had a face': man gets life for inflicting 'unnatural terror' on pensioner in her home

Apr 1st 2022, 4:07 PM 23,024 Views 0 Comments

Anne Butler (70) was murdered in Kilkenny in March 2020, after being stabbed, beaten and mutilated.

Joyrider who killed three people while making Snapchat videos fails to have jail time cut
# Court
# Court

Joyrider who killed three people while making Snapchat videos fails to have jail time cut

Apr 1st 2022, 1:06 PM 28,236 Views 26 Comments

Keith Lennon, of Dromintee, Co Armagh, previously admitted to three counts of manslaughter.

# court - Thursday 31 March, 2022

Prosecution of soldier over death of man in 1988 adjourned due to ‘circumstances beyond control’
# Courts
# Courts

Prosecution of soldier over death of man in 1988 adjourned due to ‘circumstances beyond control’

Mar 31st 2022, 4:42 PM 11,450 Views 0 Comments

David Jonathan Holden is on trial at Belfast Crown Court accused of the manslaughter of Aidan McAnespie.

Murder trial hears details of Urantsetseg Tserendorj's injuries after fatal stabbing
# Court
# Court

Murder trial hears details of Urantsetseg Tserendorj's injuries after fatal stabbing

Updated Mar 31st 2022, 4:16 PM 14,012 Views 0 Comments

Urantsetseg Tserendorj was stabbed while walking home in the IFSC in January 2021.

Man remanded over north Belfast security alert which halted Coveney speech
# Belfast
# Belfast

Man remanded over north Belfast security alert which halted Coveney speech

Mar 31st 2022, 4:07 PM 3,854 Views 0 Comments

Darren Service, 40, has been charged with preparation of terrorist acts, hijacking and placing a hoax bomb.

Woman who was sexually assaulted as a child asks court not to jail her father
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Woman who was sexually assaulted as a child asks court not to jail her father

Mar 31st 2022, 3:47 PM 17,574 Views 0 Comments

The man was sentenced to two years in prison with the final eighteen months suspended.