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# courts - Tuesday 6 April, 2021

Officer charged with murder of George Floyd had been trained to use minimum force, US court told
# Trial
# Trial

Officer charged with murder of George Floyd had been trained to use minimum force, US court told

Apr 6th 2021, 10:52 PM 13,911 Views 0 Comments

Derek Chauvin is charged with murder and manslaughter in Floyd’s death last year.

# courts - Monday 5 April, 2021

Corruption trial of Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu gets underway
# Jerusalem
# Jerusalem

Corruption trial of Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu gets underway

Apr 5th 2021, 8:45 AM 7,863 Views 0 Comments

Netanyahu denies wrongdoing in the case.

# courts - Sunday 4 April, 2021

Women who returned from Dubai can leave Mountjoy Prison but must stay in quarantine hotel, High Court rules
# Courts
# Courts

Women who returned from Dubai can leave Mountjoy Prison but must stay in quarantine hotel, High Court rules

Updated Apr 4th 2021, 6:04 PM 129,714 Views 0 Comments

The High Court noted that there was a waiver scheme for persons who cannot afford the cost of quarantine.

# courts - Friday 2 April, 2021

Two men due in court charged over robbery of cash-in-transit employee in Limerick
# Annacotty
# Annacotty

Two men due in court charged over robbery of cash-in-transit employee in Limerick

Apr 2nd 2021, 10:02 AM 11,106 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened in Annacotty on 15 January.

# courts - Thursday 1 April, 2021

Man accused of attempted murder of Dublin woman further remanded in custody
# Courts
# Courts

Man accused of attempted murder of Dublin woman further remanded in custody

Apr 1st 2021, 10:30 PM 25,045 Views 0 Comments

Sinead Connolly (30) was shot multiple times in the hallway of her second floor flat in Dublin on 6 March.

Graphic bodycam footage of George Floyd's arrest played at murder trial
# Derek Chauvin
# Derek Chauvin

Graphic bodycam footage of George Floyd's arrest played at murder trial

Apr 1st 2021, 8:08 AM 23,810 Views 0 Comments

Derek Chauvin is charged with murder and manslaughter.

# courts - Wednesday 31 March, 2021

HSE says it's doing everything it can to get capacity test for man who wants to be allowed die
# High Court
# High Court

HSE says it's doing everything it can to get capacity test for man who wants to be allowed die

Mar 31st 2021, 5:14 PM 23,154 Views 12 Comments

The man has informed both his family and his solicitor that he wants his ventilator turned off.

Man (40s) remanded in custody after being charged with murder of Isaac Horgan
# Markievicz House
# Markievicz House

Man (40s) remanded in custody after being charged with murder of Isaac Horgan

Updated Mar 31st 2021, 1:20 PM 18,105 Views 0 Comments

Isaac Horgan died following a stabbing incident on Monday.

# courts - Tuesday 30 March, 2021

Two teens charged with attack on man who was beaten with bicycle saddle
# Children Court
# Children Court

Two teens charged with attack on man who was beaten with bicycle saddle

Mar 30th 2021, 3:01 PM 16,933 Views 0 Comments

There was no medical report available because the attacked male has not been identified.

# courts - Monday 29 March, 2021

Man with catastrophic injuries seeks court orders that would allow him to die
# Courts
# Courts

Man with catastrophic injuries seeks court orders that would allow him to die

Mar 29th 2021, 6:58 PM 57,062 Views 0 Comments

The man suffered a broken neck in a fall earlier this year.

Group of 10 broke into house to attack pensioners, court told
# Dublin
# Dublin

Group of 10 broke into house to attack pensioners, court told

Mar 29th 2021, 6:38 PM 40,820 Views 0 Comments

The incident is connected to a local feud, Dublin District Court heard.

Trial under way for ex-policeman accused over death of George Floyd
# George Floyd
# George Floyd

Trial under way for ex-policeman accused over death of George Floyd

Updated Mar 29th 2021, 5:41 PM 22,051 Views 0 Comments

Derek Chauvin, a veteran of the Minneapolis Police Department, faces murder and manslaughter charges.

Woman accused of leading Garda cars on M50 pursuit ordered to hand over passport
# Courts
# Courts

Woman accused of leading Garda cars on M50 pursuit ordered to hand over passport

Mar 29th 2021, 12:41 PM 50,675 Views 0 Comments

Gemma Greene, 24, appeared again today at Dublin District Court.

Man due in court after resident threatened with knife during aggravated burglary in Limerick
# Askeaton
# Askeaton

Man due in court after resident threatened with knife during aggravated burglary in Limerick

Mar 29th 2021, 9:00 AM 12,533 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened at a house in Askeaton at around 7am yesterday.

# courts - Thursday 25 March, 2021

Woman appears in court over M50 chase which was livestreamed on social media
# Gemma Greene
# Gemma Greene

Woman appears in court over M50 chase which was livestreamed on social media

Mar 25th 2021, 12:29 PM 127,540 Views 0 Comments

Gemma Greene was still four days off from completing two weeks’ quarantine after a recent holiday.

Man arrested for allegedly making fraudulent PUP claims whilst living in Asia last year
# Cork
# Cork

Man arrested for allegedly making fraudulent PUP claims whilst living in Asia last year

Mar 25th 2021, 10:49 AM 25,163 Views 0 Comments

It is understood the man allegedly claimed in the region of €6,000 last year.

Man due in court over dangerous driving incident that left garda hospitalised
# Longford
# Longford

Man due in court over dangerous driving incident that left garda hospitalised

Mar 25th 2021, 9:28 AM 7,692 Views 0 Comments

Both the driver and the garda were taken to Midlands Regional Hospital in Tullamore for treatment on Monday.

# courts - Wednesday 24 March, 2021

Teenager pleads guilty to murder of Romanian man
# Courts
# Courts

Teenager pleads guilty to murder of Romanian man

Mar 24th 2021, 5:36 PM 26,222 Views 0 Comments

An inquest heard that the dead man suffered ‘multi-force trauma to the head’.

Lidl sues Irish Farmers' Association for defamation over ads about supermarket's own-brand milk
# High Court
# High Court

Lidl sues Irish Farmers' Association for defamation over ads about supermarket's own-brand milk

Mar 24th 2021, 4:57 PM 81,612 Views 0 Comments

The German-owned chain has told the High Court that the group’s claims are untrue.

Ennis man appears in court charged with murder of 29-year-old mother of two
# Courts
# Courts

Ennis man appears in court charged with murder of 29-year-old mother of two

Mar 24th 2021, 1:46 PM 15,167 Views 0 Comments

Patrick Ballard has been on remand in prison after being initially charged with assault causing harm.

# courts - Tuesday 23 March, 2021

Student jailed for 16 months for accessing child abuse images 'of the most depraved nature' online
# Courts
# Courts

Student jailed for 16 months for accessing child abuse images 'of the most depraved nature' online

Mar 23rd 2021, 9:31 PM 41,144 Views 38 Comments

Albaraa Turkistani was sentenced today.

DAA case to have Travellers moved from airport runway exclusion zone resolved
# High Court
# High Court

DAA case to have Travellers moved from airport runway exclusion zone resolved

Mar 23rd 2021, 6:21 PM 50,475 Views 0 Comments

The terms of the agreement between the parties are confidential.

High Court rules that case about investigation into FAI can be heard in public for now
# FAI
# FAI

High Court rules that case about investigation into FAI can be heard in public for now

Mar 23rd 2021, 6:03 PM 17,954 Views 0 Comments

Delaney has applied for the proceedings to be held in private.

Murder conviction quashed for man who threw homeless man down rubbish chute
# Courts
# Courts

Murder conviction quashed for man who threw homeless man down rubbish chute

Mar 23rd 2021, 1:32 PM 25,589 Views 0 Comments

The three-judge court substituted David O’Loughlin’s murder verdict with a manslaughter verdict.

Man accused of murdering Detective Garda Colm Horkan to go on trial in June next year
# Courts
# Courts

Man accused of murdering Detective Garda Colm Horkan to go on trial in June next year

Mar 23rd 2021, 1:20 PM 12,697 Views 0 Comments

Detective Garda Horkan died after he was shot while responding to an incident in Co Roscommon last year.

Two men appear in court over death of man at house in Dublin in May 2020
# Bluebell Avenue
# Bluebell Avenue

Two men appear in court over death of man at house in Dublin in May 2020

Updated Mar 23rd 2021, 12:55 PM 14,469 Views 0 Comments

Father-of-two Alan Hall died after an incident at his home in Bluebell Avenue in the south of the city on 18 May 2020.

# courts - Monday 22 March, 2021

Parents jailed over female genital mutilation of daughter want child re-examined
# FGM
# FGM

Parents jailed over female genital mutilation of daughter want child re-examined

Mar 22nd 2021, 2:18 PM 24,614 Views 0 Comments

A court heard there is “some disagreement between medical experts” regarding what actually happened to the girl.

Ikea's French subsidiary goes on trial over illegal spying claims
# IKEA
# IKEA

Ikea's French subsidiary goes on trial over illegal spying claims

Mar 22nd 2021, 1:51 PM 13,517 Views 0 Comments

Trade unions reported the furniture and home goods company to French authorities in 2012.

# courts - Thursday 18 March, 2021

Garda ‘thought she was going to die’ during attack by husband
# Courts
# Courts

Garda ‘thought she was going to die’ during attack by husband

Mar 18th 2021, 10:37 PM 67,462 Views 0 Comments

The victim said her daughter witnessed the attack and that at one point she may have blacked out.

Eight years prison for Cavan man caught with €2.5 million worth of cocaine in his van
# Courts
# Courts

Eight years prison for Cavan man caught with €2.5 million worth of cocaine in his van

Mar 18th 2021, 6:51 PM 31,555 Views 20 Comments

The former publican was caught with the drugs by gardai acting on confidential information.

Man receives fully suspended sentence after being found guilty of possession of child abuse images
# Courts
# Courts

Man receives fully suspended sentence after being found guilty of possession of child abuse images

Mar 18th 2021, 3:38 PM 36,551 Views 0 Comments

Ciaran Moore (63) told gardaí that he had been the victim of sexual abuse as a child himself but said he had never done anything to any child.

Father loses legal challenge to allow sons remain in Ireland over concerns about the wearing of masks in French schools
# High Court
# High Court

Father loses legal challenge to allow sons remain in Ireland over concerns about the wearing of masks in French schools

Mar 18th 2021, 10:59 AM 58,387 Views 0 Comments

The man claims his older son faces grave risk if he is obliged to wear a mask in school in France.

# courts - Tuesday 16 March, 2021

Man charged with attempted murder in case of woman shot in Bluebell earlier this month
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man charged with attempted murder in case of woman shot in Bluebell earlier this month

Mar 16th 2021, 4:47 PM 13,803 Views 0 Comments

Sinead Connolly remains in a critical condition in St James’s Hospital after the 6 March shooting.

Man (77) who sexually abused three of his granddaughters jailed for 11 years
# Courts
# Courts

Man (77) who sexually abused three of his granddaughters jailed for 11 years

Mar 16th 2021, 4:10 PM 27,699 Views 0 Comments

One of the man’s victims said she feared disclosing the abuse would break up her family.

High Court dismisses Pete Taylor's bid for injunction over Bray Boxing Club
# Courts
# Courts

High Court dismisses Pete Taylor's bid for injunction over Bray Boxing Club

Mar 16th 2021, 2:38 PM 16,993 Views 0 Comments

Taylor claimed the council is wrongfully trying to evict him and the club from a facility.

60,000 Belgians take government to court over alleged climate inaction
# Belgium
# Belgium

60,000 Belgians take government to court over alleged climate inaction

Mar 16th 2021, 2:11 PM 6,417 Views 0 Comments

The pleadings, which began today, are due to last until 26 March.

# courts - Monday 15 March, 2021

Man jailed for five years over 'humiliating' attack and false imprisonment
# Courts
# Courts

Man jailed for five years over 'humiliating' attack and false imprisonment

Mar 15th 2021, 5:00 PM 37,125 Views 25 Comments

Myles Connors cut the victim’s hair and forced him into a car to bring him to an ATM to “get any money he had”.

Man who bit Garda's finger faces 'severe penalty' if he fails to grasp chance being offered to him, court hears
# Court
# Court

Man who bit Garda's finger faces 'severe penalty' if he fails to grasp chance being offered to him, court hears

Mar 15th 2021, 2:13 PM 26,783 Views 0 Comments

Brandon Power will come before the court again on 12 October.

# courts - Friday 12 March, 2021

Phone records show unaccompanied learner driver was texting at time of fatal collision in Offaly
# Clara
# Clara

Phone records show unaccompanied learner driver was texting at time of fatal collision in Offaly

Mar 12th 2021, 6:43 PM 46,276 Views 0 Comments

Eric Dunne (25) pleaded guilty to a charge of dangerous driving causing the death of a 14-year-old girl.

Suspended sentence for man who used fake Love/Hate actor Facebook accounts to ask teen for naked images
# Courts
# Courts

Suspended sentence for man who used fake Love/Hate actor Facebook accounts to ask teen for naked images

Mar 12th 2021, 5:42 PM 28,897 Views 19 Comments

The judge said the man targeted an impressionable young teenager when he pretended to be actors Killian Scott and Robert Sheehan six years ago