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Dublin: 4 °C Tuesday 15 October, 2019


# inquest - Thursday 3 October, 2019

'Significant arrests' in investigation into machete murder of Polish father-of-two in Cork

A “comprehensive file” is to be sent to the DPP.

# inquest - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

From The42 Schmidt: 'Nothing mitigates losing the way we did. It's an unacceptable result' Inquest

Schmidt: 'Nothing mitigates losing the way we did. It's an unacceptable result'

The Ireland head coach hopes a number of changes in personnel will help his team bounce back this weekend.

# inquest - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

Siblings of man who was killed by his tenant take action over inquest into his death

Thomas O’Gorman was killed between 11 January and 12 January 2014 at his home in Castleknock.

# inquest - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Family of woman struck by Luas 'carry her in their hearts'

Mother-of-two Catriona Cahill was struck by a tram on the Red Line in July 2017.

# inquest - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Man to be charged with murder of ex-Sinn Féin official and IRA/MI5 double-agent Denis Donaldson

Donaldson was killed months after admitting that he had worked as an M15 agent for over 20 years.

# inquest - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

Mother says pleas for help 'brushed away' at inquest into baby's death

Brenda and Michael Ryan said they welcomed new guidelines introduced following the death of their son.

# inquest - Thursday 6 June, 2019

Date set for full inquest into the death of Jastine Valdez's killer

He died from a gunshot wound.

# inquest - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

Tumble dryer likely cause of former Labour politician's death, inquest hears.

Seamus Houlihan was found unresponsive following a house fire at his Limerick home last summer.

# inquest - Friday 5 April, 2019

Botched IRA warning call contributed to Birmingham pub bombing deaths, inquest finds

Over 200 people were also injured in the 1974 attacks.

# inquest - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

Stardust fire campaigners move forward in 'strongest' attempt to hold new inquest

New documents have been submitted to the Attorney General.

# inquest - Thursday 28 March, 2019

Cork toddler who died in tragic Roman blind accident 'died instantly without any suffering'

Leah Troy was just 13 months when she died last September.

# inquest - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Date set for inquest into death of murdered student Jastine Valdez

The 24-year-old student was abducted in Enniskerry, Co Wicklow on Saturday 19 May 2018.

# inquest - Monday 11 March, 2019

Inquest hears details of Prodigy frontman Keith Flint's death

The singer (49) was found dead last week on at his home in a village in Essex.

# inquest - Monday 11 February, 2019

From The42 Footballer Sala died due to head and trunk injuries Inquest

Footballer Sala died due to head and trunk injuries

The late star was formally identified by fingerprints.

# inquest - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

Mother of baby who died 12 hours after birth tells inquest it was 'the worst day of our lives'

Last year, the High Court heard the baby suffered a fractured skull and a significant brain injury.

# inquest - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Carrickmines fire inquest: Deaths ruled as misadventure as survivors are commended for bravery

The fire claimed the lives of five adults and five children including a five-month-old baby.

# inquest - Monday 21 January, 2019

Carrickmines fire: Victims had 'fatal levels' of carbon monoxide saturation

The fire claimed the lives of five adults and five children including a five-month-old baby.

# inquest - Thursday 17 January, 2019

Carrickmines fire: Teen who rescued nephew from blaze was 'extremely lucky' to survive

John Keith Connors had a “tiny window” of opportunity to enter the burning mobile home, the inquest heard.

# inquest - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

Chip pan turned into 'molten lump of aluminium' by Carrickmines blaze

Earlier the inquest heard that when firefighters first arrived at the scene, the portacabin was “engulfed in fire”.

# inquest - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

Carrickmines rescue attempts: 'I found Sylvia and Thomas but I couldn't lift them'

Yesterday the jury was told safety guidelines did not apply to the site as it had originally been intended as a temporary housing solution.

# inquest - Monday 14 January, 2019

Inquest hears source of Carrickmines halting site fire was chip pan in kitchen

Ten people, including five children, died in the fire on 10 October 2015.

# inquest - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Jastine Valdez died due to asphyxia, inquest hears

No family members of the Valdez’ family were present for the opening of an inquest.

# inquest - Thursday 13 December, 2018

Devastating fire that killed pregnant woman and three children was caused by tea light

Verdicts of accidental death were returned at Dublin Coroner’s Court today.

# inquest - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

Innocent shooting victim Martin O'Rourke 'caught in crossfire', inquest hears

Martin O’Rourke (24) sustained a fatal gunshot wound to the back of the head on 14 April 2016.

# inquest - Thursday 6 December, 2018

Mark Hennessy, killer of Jastine Valdez, died from gunshot wound to his arm and chest

A six-month adjournment was sought to allow for further investigations.

# inquest - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

Limerick man's death was 'precipitated' by finding burglars at his home, inquest hears

Despite underlying health concerns, the State Pathologist said the circumstances prior to the man’s death couldn’t be discounted.

# inquest - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

Aspiration of milk was a factor in the death of three-month-old baby, inquest hears

Cormac Lafferty died on 10 September 2016.

# inquest - Monday 12 November, 2018

Inquest opens into the deaths of 10 people shot by British soldiers in August 1971

A fresh inquest into the deaths was ordered in 2011.

# inquest - Thursday 1 November, 2018

Man (28) working on his uncle’s fishing boat died after the vessel capsized 100m from shore

The incident happened at Skerries harbour in Dublin on 26 May 2017.

Gardaí renew appeal for information about machete killing of Mikolaj Wilk

An inquest into his death was adjourned today.

# inquest - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Ana Kriegel inquest hears she died of blunt force trauma to the head

The 14-year-old girl’s body was found at a disused farmhouse on 17 May.

# inquest - Thursday 6 September, 2018

Dolores O'Riordan's death was 'nothing but a tragic accident', finds coroner RIP

Dolores O'Riordan's death was 'nothing but a tragic accident', finds coroner

The inquest took place on what would have been the singer’s 47th birthday.

# inquest - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

# inquest - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

'She was our little princess': Inquest hears defective gate was behind death of Sienna Joyce (5) RIP

'She was our little princess': Inquest hears defective gate was behind death of Sienna Joyce (5)

She died just weeks before her sixth birthday.

# inquest - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Coroner calls for parental vigilance after 10-year-old boy dies from allergic reaction to McDonald's Peri Peri wrap

Maleek Lawal had known allergies to fish, milk (which the wrap contained) and eggs.

# inquest - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Coroner warns of dangers of steroid use at inquest into death of 18-year-old Limerick boy

Luke O’Brien May died after becoming ill in the midst of his Leaving Certificate exams last year.

# inquest - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

Prisoner died after ingesting a package received during a visit

Kevin Byrne received a package of drugs from his fiancee two days before Christmas 2014.

# inquest - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

'He only had two days in this world, no words can express my grief'

A woman who lost her newborn son weeks after her husband died suddenly has settled her case with the HSE.

Prison inmate died after being passed package by fiancée during visit

The package was not recovered.

# inquest - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

25-year-old man died after taking little known synthetic drug in Clare pub

The man’s friend also took the drug, which he told an inquest looked like “crushed glass”.

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