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#Dublin District Court

# dublin-district-court - Thursday 19 November, 2020

Couple charged in connection with stealing €130k from Virgin Media

The man and woman, who have not yet entered pleas, were remanded on continuing bail.

# dublin-district-court - Tuesday 3 November, 2020

Two men jailed for drunkenly sailing yacht up the Liffey get appeal hearing date

The yacht skipper claimed it was his “God-given right” to sail on the Liffey during the incident.

# dublin-district-court - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Extra charge brought against man accused of carrying out attacks on Luke Kelly statues

The man allegedly “threw a large amount of paint” over the statue on South King Street in Dublin city centre.

# dublin-district-court - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Lisa Smith 'anxious' for case to begin to prove her innocence, court hears

Smith is due back in court on 17 April.

Woman accused of knife murder of Gareth Kelly in west Dublin estate 'too unwell' for court

Christina Anderson was remanded in custody to appear in court in two weeks’ time.

# dublin-district-court - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Taxi company caught tampering with fare meter on one of its vehicles fined €2,000

It followed an investigation by the National Standards Authority of Ireland.

# dublin-district-court - Thursday 30 January, 2020

Two men get two-month jail sentence for drunkenly sailing yacht up the Liffey

The court heard gardaí brought out on the water to help deal with the situation were told to “f*** off”.

# dublin-district-court - Saturday 14 December, 2019

Scottish league footballers appear in court over alleged assault of man in Dublin city centre

Montrose FC Midfielder Liam Callaghan and forward Craig Johnston appeared at Dublin District Court.

# dublin-district-court - Monday 25 November, 2019

Woman accused of FGM says she is a victim herself and would not do the same to her daughter

A father and mother deny carrying out female genital mutilation on their daughter at their Dublin home in 2016.

# dublin-district-court - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

'Mind your own business in future': Al Porter spared jail after admitting he obstructed arrest

The comedian was arrested following an incident in Dublin city centre during the early hours of 6 October.

# dublin-district-court - Monday 7 October, 2019

Pensioner (80s) sent for trial on sexual assault charges

The offences allegedly occurred over a 12-month period between 2012 and 2013.

# dublin-district-court - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

Prominent entertainer accused of sexual assault cannot be named, judge rules

The entertainer was charged with sexual assault at a venue in Dublin in December 2016.

# dublin-district-court - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

# dublin-district-court - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Staff fled Asian restaurant when inspector came to check work permits, court hears

The restaurant pleaded guilty at Dublin District Court to breaching the Employment Permits Act and Organisation of Working Time Act.

# dublin-district-court - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

Fifth man charged with conspiracy to murder Dublin man

Dean Howe was remanded in custody today after he was accused of conspiracy to murder Gary Hanley.

# dublin-district-court - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

DPP employee goes on trial for allegedly sharing information about arrest of suspect in dissident's murder

The service officer is accused of breaking the Official Secrets Act.

# dublin-district-court - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Mother jailed after 8-year-old son missed over 240 school days released to appeal case

The woman, who is in her 30s, was convicted at Dublin District Court of neglecting the boy’s education.

# dublin-district-court - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

Ex-pro boxer Jim Rock loses car crash damages claim against ex-justice minister Alan Shatter

Rock sued Shatter at Dublin District Court for €1,800 after the accident on 2 December 2015.

# dublin-district-court - Thursday 17 January, 2019

Penalties for parents who fail to send children to school are 'totally inadequate', judge claims

Penalty for the offence on first conviction is a fine of up to €1,000 and a possible one-month sentence.

# dublin-district-court - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Former Terenure College rugby coach sent for trial over indecent assault of nine boys

Some of the complainants feature in multiple counts, including one who had made 14 allegations.

# dublin-district-court - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Anti-social behaviour order restricts two homeless people from O'Connell St area

The order will stop them coming into parts of Dublin city-centre’s north-side between 7am and 9pm for the next two years.

# dublin-district-court - Monday 20 August, 2018

Man due in court in connection with Dublin cocaine seizure

€64,000 worth of the drug was seized on Saturday in Drimnagh in the south inner city.

# dublin-district-court - Monday 2 April, 2018

Man remanded in custody after being charged over firearm and ammunition seizure

William McCarthy was charged with three counts for unlawful possession of two revolvers and 10 rounds of ammunition.

# dublin-district-court - Friday 15 December, 2017

Man and woman charged over 'frightening' aggravated burglary in Terenure

A man in his 60s was forced to withdraw money from his bank account following a raid at his home.

# dublin-district-court - Monday 11 December, 2017

German phone operator fined €66,000 for ripping off hundreds of elderly Irish customers

Yourtel pleaded guilty to 88 counts under the Communications Act for charging 560 customers for a service that was requested but not supplied.

# dublin-district-court - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

No jail for dad who kicked teen daughter in face after she confronted him about his drinking

The man also punched the child in the face in front of gardaí.

# dublin-district-court - Sunday 12 November, 2017

Man to appear in court over murder of Anna Colomines in Dublin

A 35-year-old man is expected to appear before a sitting of Dublin District Court tomorrow charged in connection with the case.

# dublin-district-court - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Liam Gallagher gig at Kildare airport gets go-ahead over objections of residents

Liam Gallagher is set to headline the Samhain festival at Kildare’s Weston Airport at the end of the month.

# dublin-district-court - Saturday 30 September, 2017

Man accused of attacking a clamper with a crowbar to face trial

There was a struggle and the complainant’s knee was struck, the court heard yesterday.

# dublin-district-court - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Dublin man (37) due in court for possession of child porn images and videos

Garda Ian Ward said the accused made no reply when charged with the offences.

# dublin-district-court - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

'Creative' student who removed clamp from car with hacksaw avoids prison sentence

25-year-old Gabriel McCallion then spent the night in Mountjoy Garda Station and emerged to discover his car had been clamped a second time.

# dublin-district-court - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Man accused of attacking neighbour 'with axe in one hand and a knife in the other' refused bail

The judge said the incident “could be described as a rampage”.

# dublin-district-court - Monday 14 August, 2017

Two men charged with conspiracy to murder Dublin man

One listed a €4,000 Rolex watch and a €14,000 car as assets in his application for free legal aid.

# dublin-district-court - Thursday 10 August, 2017

Lotto millionaire accused of sexual acts with a child has bail placed at €200,000

A garda told the court the British man’s phone had videos of the sexual activity.

# dublin-district-court - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Mother accused of murder of son (3) is too sick to attend court

GP Maha Al-Adheem was due to face her second hearing at Dublin District Court.

# dublin-district-court - Monday 19 June, 2017

Landline operator fined after sending bills to pensioner for service it didn't provide

Yourtel was also ordered to pay €10,000 in legal costs.

# dublin-district-court - Thursday 16 February, 2017

No extra jail time for car dealer who sold unsellable clocked car to mother-of-four

The ex-soldier is already serving a sentence for assaulting his former partner and breaching a barring order.

# dublin-district-court - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Dog walker dodges €4k fouling fine due to drug-filled syringes scattered through park

The dog walker said that the animal’s droppings were within a “hair’s breadth” of a syringe.

# dublin-district-court - Friday 27 January, 2017

Three remanded in custody over Tuesday's gun seizure

The case was adjourned until Wednesday.

# dublin-district-court - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Dublin court unfreezes €100 million worth of Russian tycoon's assets after five year battle

Judge Timothy Lucey also warned gardaí to be careful about what they put in their applications as people had been murdered for political reasons.

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