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# court - Wednesday 9 February, 2022

Trial of former solicitor Michael Lynn accused of multi-million euro thefts opens before jury
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# Courts

Trial of former solicitor Michael Lynn accused of multi-million euro thefts opens before jury

Feb 9th 2022, 3:58 PM 9,889 Views 0 Comments

The trial continues tomorrow before the jury and Judge Martin Nolan.

# court - Tuesday 8 February, 2022

Woman tells court she was 'severely beaten' while allegedly falsely imprisoned in man's basement
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# Courts

Woman tells court she was 'severely beaten' while allegedly falsely imprisoned in man's basement

Feb 8th 2022, 10:01 PM 41,680 Views 0 Comments

Vytautas Siaulys pleaded not guilty to a charge of assault causing harm.

Jury empanelled for trial of multi-million euro theft charges against former solicitor
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# Court

Jury empanelled for trial of multi-million euro theft charges against former solicitor

Feb 8th 2022, 7:20 PM 20,367 Views 0 Comments

The 53-year-old is facing 21 charges relating to the alleged theft of around €27 million.

Teen told gardaí he stabbed man who entered home and attacked his mother, murder trial hears
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# Courts

Teen told gardaí he stabbed man who entered home and attacked his mother, murder trial hears

Feb 8th 2022, 6:57 PM 32,826 Views 0 Comments

Dean Kerrie has pleaded not guilty to murdering Jack Power on 26 July 2018.

Man pleads guilty to endangering Garda by driving car at him
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# Courts

Man pleads guilty to endangering Garda by driving car at him

Feb 8th 2022, 3:16 PM 10,070 Views 0 Comments

Martin McDermott appeared before Letterkenny Circuit Court in Co Donegal.

# court - Monday 7 February, 2022

Jim Mansfield Jnr jailed by Special Criminal Court for 18 months
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Jim Mansfield Jnr jailed by Special Criminal Court for 18 months

Updated Feb 7th 2022, 6:00 PM 53,982 Views 0 Comments

He was taken into custody last month after being found guilty of attempting to pervert the course of justice.

Man who raped woman while she was sleeping jailed for five and a half years
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Man who raped woman while she was sleeping jailed for five and a half years

Updated Feb 7th 2022, 4:39 PM 49,029 Views 0 Comments

In her victim impact statement, the woman said that what happened “completely destroyed” what was supposed to be an exciting time in her life.

Man on trial accused of stealing €27 million from multiple financial institutions
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# Court

Man on trial accused of stealing €27 million from multiple financial institutions

Feb 7th 2022, 12:40 PM 32,262 Views 0 Comments

The 53-year-old is facing 21 charges relating to the alleged theft of money from seven banks between 2005 and 2007.

# court - Thursday 3 February, 2022

Taxi driver denies driving carelessly when car hit elderly woman
# Courts
# Courts

Taxi driver denies driving carelessly when car hit elderly woman

Feb 3rd 2022, 10:10 PM 28,336 Views 0 Comments

The trial continues on Monday before Judge Elma Sheahan and a jury.

Woman jailed for burglary attacks on elderly neighbours
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# Trial

Woman jailed for burglary attacks on elderly neighbours

Feb 3rd 2022, 7:42 PM 29,303 Views 0 Comments

Michelle O’Leary (34) has been sentenced for six years in prison.

Man remanded in custody over attacks on woman and two men in St Stephen's Green
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# Courts

Man remanded in custody over attacks on woman and two men in St Stephen's Green

Feb 3rd 2022, 3:29 PM 26,974 Views 0 Comments

He is due to appear at Cloverhill District Court next Thursday.

# court - Wednesday 2 February, 2022

Man pleads not guilty to murder of homeless man in Cork city
# Trial
# Trial

Man pleads not guilty to murder of homeless man in Cork city

Feb 2nd 2022, 6:25 PM 10,275 Views 0 Comments

Timmy Hourihane, aged 53, died at Cork University Hospital in 2019.

Man who was part of scam that defrauded potential tenants ordered to carry out community work
# Courts
# Courts

Man who was part of scam that defrauded potential tenants ordered to carry out community work

Feb 2nd 2022, 5:14 PM 19,385 Views 6 Comments

The man had pled guilty to six charges of theft and two charges of deception.

# court - Tuesday 1 February, 2022

Lisa Smith was legally arrested in 2019, court rules
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Lisa Smith was legally arrested in 2019, court rules

Feb 1st 2022, 6:15 PM 11,307 Views 0 Comments

Lawyers for former Defence Forces soldier had challenged the legality of her arrest on her return to Ireland.

Three brothers who were part of ATM theft gang remanded in custody ahead of sentencing
# Courts
# Courts

Three brothers who were part of ATM theft gang remanded in custody ahead of sentencing

Feb 1st 2022, 4:52 PM 22,352 Views 0 Comments

Stephen, Gerard and Ciaran Duffy were present in the three-judge court for their sentence hearing.

# court - Monday 31 January, 2022

High Court orders extradition of on-the-run conwoman Farah Damji to the United Kingdom
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# Court

High Court orders extradition of on-the-run conwoman Farah Damji to the United Kingdom

Jan 31st 2022, 6:58 PM 21,335 Views 0 Comments

Damji (55) fled to Ireland in February 2020 during her trial in the UK.

Lisa Smith lawyers challenge legality of her arrest when she returned to Ireland
# Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith

Lisa Smith lawyers challenge legality of her arrest when she returned to Ireland

Jan 31st 2022, 5:29 PM 13,957 Views 0 Comments

Her trial continues at the three-judge, non-jury Special Criminal Court.

Man jailed for sexually abusing adopted sister over six-year period
# Courts
# Courts

Man jailed for sexually abusing adopted sister over six-year period

Jan 31st 2022, 5:09 PM 25,847 Views 0 Comments

The man was aged 13 when he began sexually abusing his young adopted sister.

Supreme Court discontinues injunction requiring Traveller family to vacate council-owned land
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# Court

Supreme Court discontinues injunction requiring Traveller family to vacate council-owned land

Jan 31st 2022, 3:24 PM 25,606 Views 0 Comments

Clare County Council had secured an injunction from the High Court.

Alan Ward sentenced to life imprisonment for murder of Catherine Doyle
# Court
# Court

Alan Ward sentenced to life imprisonment for murder of Catherine Doyle

Jan 31st 2022, 2:09 PM 19,241 Views 0 Comments

Alan Ward stabbed his wife Catherine Doyle to death at their Dublin home in 2019.

# court - Friday 28 January, 2022

Army instructor convicted of sexually assaulting female recruit has sentencing adjourned
# Courts
# Courts

Army instructor convicted of sexually assaulting female recruit has sentencing adjourned

Jan 28th 2022, 3:38 PM 29,940 Views 0 Comments

A military judge will now consider a restorative justice process that took place between the soldier and the recruit earlier this month.

# court - Thursday 27 January, 2022

Man (43) pleads guilty to harassing TD Jennifer Carroll MacNeill
# Court
# Court

Man (43) pleads guilty to harassing TD Jennifer Carroll MacNeill

Jan 27th 2022, 1:04 PM 44,133 Views 0 Comments

The court has ordered a victim impact statement.

Man appears in court charged with deception after Carlow post office incident
# Carlow
# Carlow

Man appears in court charged with deception after Carlow post office incident

Updated Jan 27th 2022, 11:43 AM 53,968 Views 0 Comments

The defendant is alleged to have produced a social welfare card in the name of a deceased man who was brought to the post office.

# court - Monday 24 January, 2022

Three officers did nothing to intervene as Chauvin pinned Floyd down, prosecutor claims
# George Floyd
# George Floyd

Three officers did nothing to intervene as Chauvin pinned Floyd down, prosecutor claims

Jan 24th 2022, 6:06 PM 17,674 Views 0 Comments

J Kueng, Thomas Lane and Tou Thao were at the scene on 25 May 2020 as Chauvin pinned Floyd’s neck to the ground.

Retired priest accused of assaulting boy over 50 years ago in High Court bid to halt trial
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# Courts

Retired priest accused of assaulting boy over 50 years ago in High Court bid to halt trial

Jan 24th 2022, 3:50 PM 32,337 Views 0 Comments

The judge adjourned the matter to a date in March.

# court - Sunday 23 January, 2022

Stormy Daniels and former ally Michael Avenatti to face each other in court
# New York
# New York

Stormy Daniels and former ally Michael Avenatti to face each other in court

Jan 23rd 2022, 3:25 PM 37,802 Views 0 Comments

The adult entertainment star claims her former lawyer cheated her out of book money.

# court - Friday 21 January, 2022

Court says Declan Ganley entitled to 50% of costs for failed challenge of restrictions on mass
# Public Worship
# Public Worship

Court says Declan Ganley entitled to 50% of costs for failed challenge of restrictions on mass

Jan 21st 2022, 4:22 PM 22,474 Views 0 Comments

The costs are estimated to be a six-figure sum.

# court - Wednesday 19 January, 2022

Teenager charged over series of robberies at Dublin train stations
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Teenager charged over series of robberies at Dublin train stations

Jan 19th 2022, 10:57 PM 32,971 Views 0 Comments

The man is due to appear in court on Friday.

Payroll administrator who stole over €870,000 from Virgin Media Television jailed for two years
# Courts
# Courts

Payroll administrator who stole over €870,000 from Virgin Media Television jailed for two years

Jan 19th 2022, 1:53 PM 35,553 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that Kellie Walton worked as a payroll administrator with the company since 2006 and began stealing money in 2009.

# court - Friday 14 January, 2022

Man jailed for nine years for sex abuse of sister when they were young
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# Courts

Man jailed for nine years for sex abuse of sister when they were young

Updated Jan 14th 2022, 4:10 PM 37,917 Views 0 Comments

The 49-year-old Dublin man pleaded guilty to 24 sample counts of sexually abusing his sister.

# court - Thursday 13 January, 2022

Man who tried to bludgeon sleeping wife to death with hammer loses bid to have jail term cut
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# Courts

Man who tried to bludgeon sleeping wife to death with hammer loses bid to have jail term cut

Jan 13th 2022, 7:21 PM 45,328 Views 0 Comments

A jury found him guilty following a trial at the Central Criminal Court in April 2014.

Wayne Whelan was 'lured to his death' by his trusted friend, court told
# Courts
# Courts

Wayne Whelan was 'lured to his death' by his trusted friend, court told

Jan 13th 2022, 6:39 PM 47,741 Views 0 Comments

Whelan (42) was shot dead in Lucan, Co Dublin on the evening of 18 November 2019.

Prince Andrew’s civil case: What is alleged to have happened and what happens next?
# Prince Andrew
# Prince Andrew

Prince Andrew’s civil case: What is alleged to have happened and what happens next?

Jan 13th 2022, 1:04 PM 13,138 Views 0 Comments

The motion to dismiss the case against the prince was denied by a US judge yesterday.

Prince Andrew's accuser wants resolution ‘that vindicates her and other victims’
# Virginia Giuffre
# Virginia Giuffre

Prince Andrew's accuser wants resolution ‘that vindicates her and other victims’

Jan 13th 2022, 7:03 AM 15,465 Views 0 Comments

A US judge has ruled that Virginia Giuffre’s civil lawsuit against Andrew can proceed.

# court - Wednesday 12 January, 2022

Former creches director avoids jail for 'roughly handling' child
# Court
# Court

Former creches director avoids jail for 'roughly handling' child

Jan 12th 2022, 5:31 PM 27,093 Views 0 Comments

Anne Davy, 66, a director of Hyde and Seek Creches, was secretly filmed in an RTÉ Investigates probe.

Parents of two small children abused by their uncle tell court of 'worst nightmare'
# Court
# Court

Parents of two small children abused by their uncle tell court of 'worst nightmare'

Jan 12th 2022, 4:43 PM 34,674 Views 0 Comments

The man assaulted the children while babysitting them.

# court - Tuesday 11 January, 2022

Judge erred by failing to jail man over 'one-punch attack' that left victim in coma, State argues
# Courts
# Courts

Judge erred by failing to jail man over 'one-punch attack' that left victim in coma, State argues

Jan 11th 2022, 6:51 PM 30,951 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Duffy had pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to assault causing serious harm.

Hearing of outstanding issues between Delaney and ODCE may not take place for months
# High Court
# High Court

Hearing of outstanding issues between Delaney and ODCE may not take place for months

Jan 11th 2022, 4:49 PM 10,885 Views 0 Comments

The Judge today expressed the court’s strong desire to bring the matter to a conclusion.

Lisa Smith's bid to have terror charges dropped will be heard next week
# Court
# Court

Lisa Smith's bid to have terror charges dropped will be heard next week

Jan 11th 2022, 4:06 PM 11,275 Views 0 Comments

Lisa Smith’s trial before the non-jury court was due to start this week.

# court - Monday 10 January, 2022

Victim impact statements in Munster child abuse case read out in court
# Munster
# Munster

Victim impact statements in Munster child abuse case read out in court

Jan 10th 2022, 6:24 PM 22,457 Views 0 Comments

One of the children said: “What happened at home changed my whole life.”