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#Desmond Hogan

# desmond-hogan - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Fake journalist threatened to publish man's picture 'beside one of Larry Murphy'

The man extorted money from an elderly sex offender.

# desmond-hogan - Thursday 7 November, 2013

'Entirely improper' for mother to contact TD, says judge

The mother apologised for approaching the unidentified TD.

# desmond-hogan - Monday 4 November, 2013

Conversation between two judges on family law case had 'no effect' on ruling

In a ruling in July, Judge Henry Abbott said a fellow judge had approached him about a case that was before him.

# desmond-hogan - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

‘Unusual sentence’ for sex offender raises doubts about system’s fairness

Anthony Lyons had five-and-a-half years of his six-year sentence suspended after being found guilty of sexually attacking a woman in Dublin two years ago.