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# court - Monday 28 March, 2022

A US Judge said Donald Trump probably committed crimes in bid to subvert election result
# US Capitol
# US Capitol

A US Judge said Donald Trump probably committed crimes in bid to subvert election result

Mar 28th 2022, 8:01 PM 19,998 Views 20 Comments

A US judge made the claim as he released 100 emails from a Trump adviser to the committee investigating the 6 January insurrection.

Convicted sex offender caught with child in car four days after getting suspended sentence for abusing another child
# Courts
# Courts

Convicted sex offender caught with child in car four days after getting suspended sentence for abusing another child

Mar 28th 2022, 5:04 PM 54,679 Views 0 Comments

He has been remanded in custody and the matter has been adjourned to 26 April next.

Tennis star Boris Becker tells jury bad publicity damaged his personal brand
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# Court

Tennis star Boris Becker tells jury bad publicity damaged his personal brand

Mar 28th 2022, 3:34 PM 21,336 Views 0 Comments

The six-time Grand Slam champion was declared bankrupt in June 2017.

Youth accused of kicking teen girl during group attack on O'Connell Street pleads guilty
# Courts
# Courts

Youth accused of kicking teen girl during group attack on O'Connell Street pleads guilty

Mar 28th 2022, 3:12 PM 18,500 Views 0 Comments

The 17-year-old, who cannot be identified because he is a minor, was remanded on bail pending sentence.

Senior Kinahan Group member Thomas 'Bomber' Kavanagh jailed in UK for 21 years
# British Court
# British Court

Senior Kinahan Group member Thomas 'Bomber' Kavanagh jailed in UK for 21 years

Mar 28th 2022, 1:54 PM 23,309 Views 0 Comments

Thomas ‘Bomber’ Kavanagh, 54, was described as the head of the operation.

# court - Friday 25 March, 2022

Midlands rape trial: Garda denies 'ballyragging' suspect during questioning
# Midlands
# Midlands

Midlands rape trial: Garda denies 'ballyragging' suspect during questioning

Mar 25th 2022, 8:00 PM 39,107 Views 0 Comments

Counsel for one of the accused put it to the garda that 16 minutes passed in an interview room before a recording device was switched on.

Joyrider who killed three people while making Snapchat videos claims nine-year jail term 'too severe’
# Courts
# Courts

Joyrider who killed three people while making Snapchat videos claims nine-year jail term 'too severe’

Mar 25th 2022, 7:00 PM 57,862 Views 0 Comments

Keith Lennon (23) was filming himself driving at 225kmh when he crashed into another car on 29 February 2020.

Tory MP David Amess suspected Brass Eye-style ‘sting’ before being killed, court told
# Old Bailey
# Old Bailey

Tory MP David Amess suspected Brass Eye-style ‘sting’ before being killed, court told

Mar 25th 2022, 5:58 PM 19,763 Views 0 Comments

Ali Harbi Ali has denied murder and preparation for terrorist acts.

# court - Thursday 24 March, 2022

Ex-Garda Superintendent signs guilty plea following drug seizure
# Court
# Court

Ex-Garda Superintendent signs guilty plea following drug seizure

Mar 24th 2022, 5:45 PM 32,607 Views 0 Comments

John Murphy, 61, is charged with possessing cannabis for sale or supply.

# court - Wednesday 23 March, 2022

Midlands rape trial hears one accused said he didn't want what had happened 'to happen to anyone else'
# Courts
# Courts

Midlands rape trial hears one accused said he didn't want what had happened 'to happen to anyone else'

Mar 23rd 2022, 9:49 PM 43,741 Views 0 Comments

The four men have all pleaded not guilty to raping the then 17-year-old girl in the midlands on December 27, 2016.

Boris Becker ‘offered up wedding ring to pay off debts’, court told
# Court
# Court

Boris Becker ‘offered up wedding ring to pay off debts’, court told

Mar 23rd 2022, 5:34 PM 38,799 Views 0 Comments

The tennis star is accused of hiding or failing to hand over assets at Southwark Crown Court.

Well-known criminal defence solicitor Cahir O'Higgins pleads guilty to assault of former colleague
# Court
# Court

Well-known criminal defence solicitor Cahir O'Higgins pleads guilty to assault of former colleague

Updated Mar 23rd 2022, 4:56 PM 36,649 Views 0 Comments

O’Higgins is charged with assault causing harm to Stephen O’Mahony at Wolfe Tone Quay on 11 February.

# court - Tuesday 22 March, 2022

Witness collapses at Central Criminal Court murder trial
# Courts
# Courts

Witness collapses at Central Criminal Court murder trial

Mar 22nd 2022, 6:43 PM 33,227 Views 0 Comments

Garofita Selin was being cross-examined about statements she gave to gardaí on the behaviour of the accused when she collapsed.

Driver in deadly Belgian carnival crash charged with manslaughter
# Belgium
# Belgium

Driver in deadly Belgian carnival crash charged with manslaughter

Mar 22nd 2022, 5:53 PM 16,425 Views 0 Comments

The pre-dawn collision on Sunday killed six and left 10 seriously wounded in the village of Strepy-Bracquegnies.

Rape trial hears one of four accused thought woman 'might come to her senses' and go to police
# Midlands
# Midlands

Rape trial hears one of four accused thought woman 'might come to her senses' and go to police

Mar 22nd 2022, 4:29 PM 34,065 Views 0 Comments

The first accused (22) told gardaí that the then 17-year-old girl consented and that nothing really happened, “but you never know”.

# court - Monday 21 March, 2022

High Court orders peat company to halt unauthorised extraction in Midlands
# Peat Extraction
# Peat Extraction

High Court orders peat company to halt unauthorised extraction in Midlands

Mar 21st 2022, 8:00 PM 20,954 Views 0 Comments

Environmental Protection Agency brought injunction proceedings against Harte Peat Ltd.

Boris Becker 'acted dishonestly' by failing to hand over trophies, court told
# Trial
From The42
# Trial

Boris Becker 'acted dishonestly' by failing to hand over trophies, court told

Mar 21st 2022, 7:31 PM 7,050 Views 0 Comments

The 54-year-old former world number one was declared bankrupt in 2017.

Becker trial to start as former Wimbledon winner fights to avoid prison
# Court
From The42
# Court

Becker trial to start as former Wimbledon winner fights to avoid prison

Mar 21st 2022, 10:58 AM 46,908 Views 0 Comments

The 54-year-old is a six-time Grand Slam singles champion.

# court - Friday 18 March, 2022

Woman charged after gardaí seize €211,000 worth of cannabis and heroin
# Court
# Court

Woman charged after gardaí seize €211,000 worth of cannabis and heroin

Mar 18th 2022, 10:15 AM 14,322 Views 0 Comments

She will appear before a special sitting of Kilmallock District Court at 2pm today.

Man (30s) due in court over armed robbery of business premises in Dublin
# Dublin 9
# Dublin 9

Man (30s) due in court over armed robbery of business premises in Dublin

Mar 18th 2022, 9:42 AM 16,467 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened on Collinswood Avenue in Dublin 9 yesterday.

# court - Wednesday 16 March, 2022

Barrister accused of murdering Keith Conlon has no intention of leaving the country, court told
# Courts
# Courts

Barrister accused of murdering Keith Conlon has no intention of leaving the country, court told

Mar 16th 2022, 5:10 PM 22,631 Views 0 Comments

Ms Justice Deirdre Murphy will deliver a decision on Monday on the accused’s application to be granted bail.

Midlands rape trial: Jury hears evidence of the accused men's interviews with gardaí
# Midlands Rape Trial
# Midlands Rape Trial

Midlands rape trial: Jury hears evidence of the accused men's interviews with gardaí

Mar 16th 2022, 4:47 PM 19,464 Views 0 Comments

One of the four accused first told gardaí none of them had sex with the girl, then later told gardaí they all had sex with her.

# court - Tuesday 15 March, 2022

Man who secretly captured intimate images of two women in bathrooms to be sentenced
# Courts
# Courts

Man who secretly captured intimate images of two women in bathrooms to be sentenced

Mar 15th 2022, 7:32 PM 47,200 Views 0 Comments

Judge Orla Crowe remanded Anthony Dunne (61) on continuing bail and adjourned the matter for finalisation on 5 April, next.

12-year-old boy suffered 'severe and irreversible brain injury' after falling off stair bannister in school
# Inquest
# Inquest

12-year-old boy suffered 'severe and irreversible brain injury' after falling off stair bannister in school

Mar 15th 2022, 5:29 PM 45,822 Views 0 Comments

The inquest heard that measures were taken to improve the safety of stairways at the school following Blaise Cunningham’s death.

# court - Monday 14 March, 2022

High Court challenge alleges DPC failed to investigate complaint made about Google, IAB Europe
# Courts
# Courts

High Court challenge alleges DPC failed to investigate complaint made about Google, IAB Europe

Mar 14th 2022, 4:16 PM 8,203 Views 0 Comments

Dr Johnny Ryan claims the Data Protection Commission has delayed investigating his 2018 complaint regarding the two companies.

# court - Friday 11 March, 2022

Man found guilty of murdering 71-year-old woman at her home in Kilkenny
# Verdict
# Verdict

Man found guilty of murdering 71-year-old woman at her home in Kilkenny

Mar 11th 2022, 6:50 PM 17,924 Views 0 Comments

Trevor Rowe killed Ann Butler at her home on Maudlin Street in March 2020.

Bank official says Permanent TSB did not 'turn a blind eye' to loan condition in multi-million euro theft trial
# Court
# Court

Bank official says Permanent TSB did not 'turn a blind eye' to loan condition in multi-million euro theft trial

Mar 11th 2022, 5:46 PM 24,609 Views 0 Comments

Former solicitor Michael Lynn (53) is accused of the theft of around €27 million from seven financial institutions.

Gerry Adams fails to have parts of BBC's defence in his defamation claim struck out
# Court
# Court

Gerry Adams fails to have parts of BBC's defence in his defamation claim struck out

Mar 11th 2022, 2:29 PM 14,895 Views 0 Comments

Court also orders former Sinn Féin leader to discover certain related documents for the case.

Three men charged over aggravated burglary at Sligo pensioner's home back in court next week
# Tom Niland
# Tom Niland

Three men charged over aggravated burglary at Sligo pensioner's home back in court next week

Mar 11th 2022, 12:00 PM 31,692 Views 0 Comments

The three men were brought before Sligo District Court yesterday evening.

Jussie Smollett sentenced to 150 days in jail for staging hate crime
# Chicago
# Chicago

Jussie Smollett sentenced to 150 days in jail for staging hate crime

Mar 11th 2022, 10:22 AM 15,831 Views 13 Comments

Smollett was also ordered to pay $120,106 in restitution to the city of Chicago.

# court - Thursday 10 March, 2022

Former garda superintendent charged over drug seizure to draft signed guilty plea
# Courts
# Courts

Former garda superintendent charged over drug seizure to draft signed guilty plea

Mar 10th 2022, 3:31 PM 30,611 Views 0 Comments

John Murphy, 61, was charged with possessing cannabis worth over €13,000 at his home in a north Dublin suburb.

Man who sexually assaulted women on the Luas and a Galway bus jailed for sixteen months
# Courts
# Courts

Man who sexually assaulted women on the Luas and a Galway bus jailed for sixteen months

Mar 10th 2022, 3:12 PM 23,707 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that Murad Kandokar (49) is currently serving time in the Midlands prison for a similar sexual assault.

Tory MP reaches settlement over Google ad suggesting he was 'sympathetic to abuse of children'
# Google Ireland Ltd
# Google Ireland Ltd

Tory MP reaches settlement over Google ad suggesting he was 'sympathetic to abuse of children'

Mar 10th 2022, 12:34 PM 9,937 Views 0 Comments

Google Ireland Ltd issued an apology to Lee Anderson at a High Court hearing in London today.

Man due in court after taxi driver hospitalised after being assaulted in Dublin
# Mill Street
# Mill Street

Man due in court after taxi driver hospitalised after being assaulted in Dublin

Mar 10th 2022, 7:32 AM 12,868 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened in the Mill Street area of Dublin 8 yesterday.

# court - Wednesday 9 March, 2022

Ashling Murphy murder accused to face trial in Central Criminal Court
# Jozef Puska
# Jozef Puska

Ashling Murphy murder accused to face trial in Central Criminal Court

Mar 9th 2022, 12:43 PM 25,754 Views 0 Comments

Jozef Puska, 31, faced his fifth hearing at Cloverhill District Court today.

# court - Tuesday 8 March, 2022

High Court challenge brought over order preventing off-duty soldiers attending protests
# Courts
# Courts

High Court challenge brought over order preventing off-duty soldiers attending protests

Mar 8th 2022, 6:32 PM 10,525 Views 0 Comments

An order issued in 2018 said attendance in uniform or civilian clothing at such events “is not compatible with military service”.

Michael Lynn was 'embarrassed and annoyed' about delay in clearing a €1.9m loan, trial hears
# Courts
# Courts

Michael Lynn was 'embarrassed and annoyed' about delay in clearing a €1.9m loan, trial hears

Mar 8th 2022, 6:17 PM 16,544 Views 0 Comments

The former solicitor (53) is accused of the theft of around €27 million from seven financial institutions.

Man who cleaned up home where Keane Mulready Woods was murdered is jailed for four years
# Courts
# Courts

Man who cleaned up home where Keane Mulready Woods was murdered is jailed for four years

Updated Mar 8th 2022, 2:58 PM 15,920 Views 0 Comments

Mulready Woods, from Drogheda, was last seen alive in the town on 12 January 2020.

# court - Monday 7 March, 2022

Dublin teenager jailed for five years for series of violent offences
# Dublin District Court
# Dublin District Court

Dublin teenager jailed for five years for series of violent offences

Mar 7th 2022, 10:55 PM 39,012 Views 0 Comments

Nathan Kelly, aged 19, pleaded guilty to three assaults, three robberies and tresspassing.

EU citizen allowed challenge fine he received while travelling during Covid restrictions
# Covid Fine
# Covid Fine

EU citizen allowed challenge fine he received while travelling during Covid restrictions

Mar 7th 2022, 9:22 PM 25,358 Views 0 Comments

The man brought the challenge to the high court after being fined €2,000 for travelling abroad.