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# court - Friday 23 September, 2022

Three-week evidence wait for trial of ex-school principal accused of sexual abuse
# Courts
# Courts

Three-week evidence wait for trial of ex-school principal accused of sexual abuse

Fri 3:08 PM 19,596 Views 0 Comments

Patrick Harte denies the allegations and appeared again at Dublin District Court today.

# court - Thursday 22 September, 2022

Judge orders arrest of activists 'illegally occupying' derelict Parkgate House
# Dublin
# Dublin

Judge orders arrest of activists 'illegally occupying' derelict Parkgate House

Updated Sep 22nd 2022, 5:14 PM 22,242 Views 0 Comments

Revolutionary Housing League has allegedly illegally occupied Parkgate House.

# court - Tuesday 20 September, 2022

Man who allegedly grabbed Queen Elizabeth II's coffin flag in Westminster Hall appears in court
# London
# London

Man who allegedly grabbed Queen Elizabeth II's coffin flag in Westminster Hall appears in court

Sep 20th 2022, 6:48 PM 27,758 Views 0 Comments

The court heard he was quickly detained, arrested and interviewed by police.

# court - Friday 16 September, 2022

€350,000 settlement approved for man who claimed he was sexually abused by priest at school
# High Court
# High Court

€350,000 settlement approved for man who claimed he was sexually abused by priest at school

Sep 16th 2022, 5:35 PM 29,916 Views 0 Comments

The alleged abuse was said to have occurred during the mid 1970s.

Arrest warrant issued for Anthony Stokes as footballer fails to appear in UK court
# UK Courts
# UK Courts

Arrest warrant issued for Anthony Stokes as footballer fails to appear in UK court

Sep 16th 2022, 4:54 PM 43,763 Views 0 Comments

The former Celtic striker was expected at Hamilton Sheriff Court today for sentencing for stalking his ex-partner.

Row over handling of cement at Drogheda Port comes before High Court
# Courts
# Courts

Row over handling of cement at Drogheda Port comes before High Court

Sep 16th 2022, 4:07 PM 14,487 Views 0 Comments

Keegan Quarries claims it was refused a permit to allow it to handle cement at a storage facility at the port.

# court - Tuesday 13 September, 2022

Benjamin Mendy found not guilty of one count of rape as trial continues
# Court
From The42
# Court

Benjamin Mendy found not guilty of one count of rape as trial continues

Sep 13th 2022, 6:22 PM 5,841 Views 0 Comments

The Man City defender still faces seven counts of rape, one count of attempted rape and one count of sexual assault against six young women.

Dublin swim coach to go on trial accused of sexual exploitation of three girls
# Courts
# Courts

Dublin swim coach to go on trial accused of sexual exploitation of three girls

Sep 13th 2022, 5:38 PM 23,021 Views 0 Comments

Matthew Coward has not yet indicated how he will plead.

# court - Sunday 11 September, 2022

Explainer: Contempt of court and the potential for an indefinite prison term
# Explainer
# Explainer

Explainer: Contempt of court and the potential for an indefinite prison term

Sep 11th 2022, 8:30 AM 18,705 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s contempt of court laws are derived from the ancient Common Law catalogue of past case law.

# court - Wednesday 7 September, 2022

Teacher Enoch Burke to remain in prison after refusing to purge contempt of court
# Court
# Court

Teacher Enoch Burke to remain in prison after refusing to purge contempt of court

Updated Sep 7th 2022, 2:10 PM 49,681 Views 0 Comments

The suspended teacher appeared before court again this morning.

DCI Banks and Ballykissangel actor Stephen Tompkinson in court on GBH charge
# Newscastle
# Newscastle

DCI Banks and Ballykissangel actor Stephen Tompkinson in court on GBH charge

Sep 7th 2022, 9:50 AM 41,759 Views 0 Comments

Tompkinson starred in DCI Banks for six years until the show was axed in 2016.

# court - Thursday 1 September, 2022

Bail granted for woman arrested near Leinster House after allegedly threatening to attack TD
# Courts
# Courts

Bail granted for woman arrested near Leinster House after allegedly threatening to attack TD

Sep 1st 2022, 5:01 PM 16,904 Views 0 Comments

She is charged with possessing a screwdriver as a weapon during the incident.

# court - Thursday 25 August, 2022

Ukraine plans international court to put Putin on trial
# Russia
# Russia

Ukraine plans international court to put Putin on trial

Aug 25th 2022, 7:19 AM 12,418 Views 7 Comments

The plan is for a special international tribunal to investigate Russia’s alleged “crime of aggression”.

# court - Wednesday 24 August, 2022

Taxi driver accused of raping young woman passenger in Dublin
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Taxi driver accused of raping young woman passenger in Dublin

Aug 24th 2022, 6:46 PM 48,340 Views 0 Comments

The man, in his late forties, appeared before Dublin District Court today.

Benjamin Mendy told alleged rape victim ‘don’t worry, it’s small’, court hears
# Latest
From The42
# Latest

Benjamin Mendy told alleged rape victim ‘don’t worry, it’s small’, court hears

Aug 24th 2022, 6:32 PM 10,702 Views 0 Comments

A woman told police Mendy raped her at his home in July 2021, a court has heard.

# court - Monday 22 August, 2022

Woman in Benjamin Mendy rape case ‘looked like she had seen a ghost’
# Court
From The42
# Court

Woman in Benjamin Mendy rape case ‘looked like she had seen a ghost’

Aug 22nd 2022, 5:35 PM 4,074 Views 0 Comments

The Manchester City footballer denies multiple sex assaults.

# court - Friday 19 August, 2022

Alleged armed raider claims he was joking with water pistol at Dundalk service station
# Court
# Court

Alleged armed raider claims he was joking with water pistol at Dundalk service station

Aug 19th 2022, 7:31 PM 15,541 Views 0 Comments

Counsel said his client claims he was “acting, joking, joshing around and playing around with a water pistol”.

# court - Thursday 18 August, 2022

Accused in Athlone stag party assault death case is refused bail
# Court
# Court

Accused in Athlone stag party assault death case is refused bail

Aug 18th 2022, 7:28 PM 29,450 Views 0 Comments

Paul ‘Babs’ Connolly was injured in an incident on Saturday night while attending a stag party.

# court - Tuesday 16 August, 2022

Former Terenure College rugby coach charged with 49 counts of indecent assault
# John McClean
# John McClean

Former Terenure College rugby coach charged with 49 counts of indecent assault

Aug 16th 2022, 5:17 PM 22,479 Views 0 Comments

He faces a trial for the alleged indecent assaults in the 1970s and 1980s.

# court - Sunday 14 August, 2022

Two men charged with violent disorder and assault after death of man in Athlone
# Athlone
# Athlone

Two men charged with violent disorder and assault after death of man in Athlone

Aug 14th 2022, 11:13 PM 33,012 Views 0 Comments

The two men appeared at Mullingar District Court on Sunday evening.

# court - Thursday 11 August, 2022

Ryan Giggs’s ex-girlfriend ‘ashamed’ she stayed with player who ‘promised the world’, court told
# Ryan Giggs
# Ryan Giggs

Ryan Giggs’s ex-girlfriend ‘ashamed’ she stayed with player who ‘promised the world’, court told

Updated Aug 11th 2022, 7:00 PM 38,813 Views 0 Comments

Kate Greville is giving evidence at the trial of the former Manchester United player, who denies assault and using controlling and coercive behaviour.

# court - Wednesday 10 August, 2022

Trial on Kobe Bryant helicopter crash photo set to begin
# Court
From The42
# Court

Trial on Kobe Bryant helicopter crash photo set to begin

Aug 10th 2022, 9:32 PM 29,827 Views 11 Comments

Lawyers for Los Angeles County do not dispute that the photos were taken, but insist they have never been made public.

Woman wanted in the UK remanded in custody following breach of her bail conditions
# High Court
# High Court

Woman wanted in the UK remanded in custody following breach of her bail conditions

Aug 10th 2022, 5:22 PM 21,761 Views 0 Comments

Farah Damji was arrested at a property in rural Co Galway before being brought before the vacation sitting of the High Court in Dublin.

Man City's Mendy goes on trial for rape and sexual assault
# Court
From The42
# Court

Man City's Mendy goes on trial for rape and sexual assault

Aug 10th 2022, 8:11 AM 5,763 Views 0 Comments

He faces eight counts of rape, one count of sexual assault and one count of attempted rape.

# court - Monday 8 August, 2022

Court upholds ruling that children brought to Ireland without father's consent should return to UK
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

Court upholds ruling that children brought to Ireland without father's consent should return to UK

Aug 8th 2022, 6:07 PM 36,293 Views 0 Comments

The children’s mother had objected to their return, claiming that they would be put at risk if required to return to their native England.

# court - Sunday 7 August, 2022

Two men charged over seizure of cocaine worth €8.4 million
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Two men charged over seizure of cocaine worth €8.4 million

Aug 7th 2022, 10:34 AM 18,103 Views 0 Comments

The two men, aged 54 and 40, are due to appear in court today.

# court - Tuesday 2 August, 2022

Concealed pregnancies: Experts raise questions about supports for women in wake of court case
# Concealed Pregnancy
# Concealed Pregnancy

Concealed pregnancies: Experts raise questions about supports for women in wake of court case

Aug 2nd 2022, 12:05 AM 21,645 Views 0 Comments

A woman was sentenced to prison for three months recently over the manslaughter of her newborn baby.

# court - Monday 1 August, 2022

Man charged in English court with murder of nine-year-old girl
# Lincolnshire
# Lincolnshire

Man charged in English court with murder of nine-year-old girl

Aug 1st 2022, 10:56 AM 33,942 Views 0 Comments

Lilia Valutyte was found stabbed on the street.

# court - Friday 29 July, 2022

Mother left paralysed after shooting tells accused she will 'never ever' accept his apology
# Court
# Court

Mother left paralysed after shooting tells accused she will 'never ever' accept his apology

Jul 29th 2022, 6:36 PM 36,563 Views 0 Comments

Sinead Connolly suffered paralysis below the chest as a result of the shooting last March.

Man who raped and sexually assaulted his then-partner and her son jailed for 12 years
# Courts
# Courts

Man who raped and sexually assaulted his then-partner and her son jailed for 12 years

Jul 29th 2022, 4:35 PM 31,452 Views 0 Comments

Eleven character references were provided to the court on behalf of the defendant, with several describing him as a ‘caring father’.

'Trusted enabler' of Kinahan Cartel jailed for over eight years for role in murder of Noel Kirwan
# Courts
# Courts

'Trusted enabler' of Kinahan Cartel jailed for over eight years for role in murder of Noel Kirwan

Jul 29th 2022, 1:43 PM 15,399 Views 0 Comments

Martin Aylmer also pleaded guilty to participating in the attempted murder of James ‘Mago’ Gately.

# court - Wednesday 27 July, 2022

Domestic abuser Paul Moody 'no longer' a member of An Garda Síochána
# Coercive Control
# Coercive Control

Domestic abuser Paul Moody 'no longer' a member of An Garda Síochána

Jul 27th 2022, 6:41 PM 30,784 Views 0 Comments

It is understood that Moody has resigned from the force.

# court - Tuesday 26 July, 2022

Ex-RTÉ journalist who sexually assaulted woman while she was sleeping jailed for 15 months
# Court
# Court

Ex-RTÉ journalist who sexually assaulted woman while she was sleeping jailed for 15 months

Jul 26th 2022, 12:50 PM 35,214 Views 0 Comments

The women said that being cross examined was unbelievably distressing and she felt at times she was going to have a heart attack.

# court - Monday 25 July, 2022

Solicitor Ammi Burke brings High Court challenge over rejection of her unfair dismissals claims
# Courts
# Courts

Solicitor Ammi Burke brings High Court challenge over rejection of her unfair dismissals claims

Jul 25th 2022, 5:46 PM 32,556 Views 0 Comments

Miss Burke’s complaint to the Workplace Relations Commission was thrown out earlier this year.

Man jailed for repeated rape of a teenager with mild intellectual disability he accosted on the street
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man jailed for repeated rape of a teenager with mild intellectual disability he accosted on the street

Jul 25th 2022, 2:47 PM 35,445 Views 0 Comments

Costel Pirvu, 39, formerly of Loughrea, Co Galway, was found guilty of three counts of rape and one of false imprisonment.

# court - Friday 22 July, 2022

Former soldier Lisa Smith sentenced to 15 months for Islamic State membership
# Court
# Court

Former soldier Lisa Smith sentenced to 15 months for Islamic State membership

Updated Jul 22nd 2022, 11:40 AM 49,164 Views 0 Comments

Smith, 40, was found guilty in May of membership of the terror group but acquitted of financing terrorism.

# court - Tuesday 19 July, 2022

Man jailed for six and half years for a spate of raids on Dublin shops
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man jailed for six and half years for a spate of raids on Dublin shops

Jul 19th 2022, 7:15 PM 28,040 Views 0 Comments

Patrick Fahey of Druid Court, Ballymun, Dublin, pleaded guilty to seven counts of robbery and attempted robbery.

German man to stand trial for the sexual assault of two girls in Ikea store
# Dublin
# Dublin

German man to stand trial for the sexual assault of two girls in Ikea store

Jul 19th 2022, 3:49 PM 34,166 Views 0 Comments

Christian Mayer, 47, with an address at Johannes Strasse in Nuremberg, was extradited in January.

# court - Friday 15 July, 2022

Rapist who entered woman's home with crowbar jailed for ten years
# Court
# Court

Rapist who entered woman's home with crowbar jailed for ten years

Jul 15th 2022, 6:57 PM 35,586 Views 0 Comments

The victim continues to suffer effects such as flashbacks, nightmares, PTSD and panic attacks.

# court - Thursday 14 July, 2022

Well-known French actor claims he is the victim of €6 million fraud by ‘Irish lord’
# Dany Boon
# Dany Boon

Well-known French actor claims he is the victim of €6 million fraud by ‘Irish lord’

Jul 14th 2022, 6:00 PM 47,855 Views 0 Comments

A large number of the companies connected to the case appear to be registered in Ireland, a court was told.

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