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# court - Tuesday 10 August, 2021

Two men charged with the alleged rape of a man in Dublin city centre
# Dublin District Court
# Dublin District Court

Two men charged with the alleged rape of a man in Dublin city centre

Aug 10th 2021, 3:59 PM 52,508 Views 0 Comments

The men were arrested by gardaí in the early hours of Monday morning.

# court - Monday 9 August, 2021

Accountant and his brother appear in court over allegations of €1.2 million fraud
# Charged
# Charged

Accountant and his brother appear in court over allegations of €1.2 million fraud

Updated Aug 9th 2021, 9:12 PM 89,951 Views 0 Comments

One man was remanded in custody and the second man was released on bail.

# court - Friday 6 August, 2021

A vet, a dog pound owner and three staff charged with alleged animal cruelty at a Dublin pound
# Courts
# Courts

A vet, a dog pound owner and three staff charged with alleged animal cruelty at a Dublin pound

Aug 6th 2021, 6:50 PM 51,571 Views 0 Comments

The charges arise out of a garda investigation into Ashton Pound, Castleknock, Dublin.

Munster trial: Five family members found guilty of sexual abuse of children
# Trial
# Trial

Munster trial: Five family members found guilty of sexual abuse of children

Updated Aug 6th 2021, 4:10 PM 54,288 Views 0 Comments

The children’s mother, father, uncle, maternal aunt and her husband were found guilty in 37 counts against them.

# court - Thursday 5 August, 2021

Richard O'Halloran appears in Chinese court as timeline over his case remains 'uncertain'
# Shanghai
# Shanghai

Richard O'Halloran appears in Chinese court as timeline over his case remains 'uncertain'

Aug 5th 2021, 8:00 PM 54,473 Views 0 Comments

Richard O’Halloran has been prevented from leaving China since February 2019.

Nadine Lott: Daniel Murtagh found guilty of the murder of his former partner
# Courts
# Courts

Nadine Lott: Daniel Murtagh found guilty of the murder of his former partner

Aug 5th 2021, 12:18 PM 61,865 Views 0 Comments

The murder occurred in December 2019.

# court - Monday 2 August, 2021

Man refused bail following extradition warrant relating to Adrian Donohoe case
# UK Court
# UK Court

Man refused bail following extradition warrant relating to Adrian Donohoe case

Aug 2nd 2021, 1:25 PM 24,086 Views 0 Comments

James Patrick Gerard Flynn, 30, was arrested in the UK last month under an international warrant issued by the High Court in Ireland.

# court - Friday 30 July, 2021

Closing speeches conclude in trial of man accused of murdering Nadine Lott
# Courts
# Courts

Closing speeches conclude in trial of man accused of murdering Nadine Lott

Updated Jul 30th 2021, 7:51 PM 26,264 Views 0 Comments

Details on the “appalling and dreadful” injuries to the young mother’s face were given in court today.

Judge slams ‘yob’ who put England's chief medical officer in a headlock
# Harassment
# Harassment

Judge slams ‘yob’ who put England's chief medical officer in a headlock

Jul 30th 2021, 7:40 PM 47,816 Views 29 Comments

Lewis Hughes, 24, from Romford in Essex, has pleaded guilty to assaulting Professor Chris Whitty.

Jury in Munster child abuse trial sent home for weekend after juror is taken ill
# Courts
# Courts

Jury in Munster child abuse trial sent home for weekend after juror is taken ill

Jul 30th 2021, 4:28 PM 12,098 Views 0 Comments

The jury has been deliberating since yesterday morning.

# court - Thursday 29 July, 2021

'Singing’ priest Tony Walsh accused of sexually abusing a boy in Dublin in the 1980s
# Court
# Court

'Singing’ priest Tony Walsh accused of sexually abusing a boy in Dublin in the 1980s

Jul 29th 2021, 5:44 PM 26,845 Views 0 Comments

Tony Walsh is charged with two counts of indecent assault of a male between January 1983 and December 1985.

Jury in Munster child abuse trial retires for the evening
# Courts
# Courts

Jury in Munster child abuse trial retires for the evening

Updated Jul 29th 2021, 4:20 PM 10,985 Views 0 Comments

The judge told the jury there was no restriction on time.

Man jailed for nine years over assault of teen during four-day 'reign of terror'
# Courts
# Courts

Man jailed for nine years over assault of teen during four-day 'reign of terror'

Jul 29th 2021, 2:19 PM 21,814 Views 0 Comments

The victim was aged 19 at the time of the offences.

# court - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

County Sheriff challenges requirement for him to retire at 70
# Courts
# Courts

County Sheriff challenges requirement for him to retire at 70

Jul 21st 2021, 7:54 PM 29,012 Views 0 Comments

The Courts Officers Act stipulates that Sheriffs must retire from office once they reach 70 years of age.

# court - Monday 19 July, 2021

Jonathan Dowdall takes legal action to stop his trial for Regency Hotel murder being heard in the Special Criminal Court
# Court
# Court

Jonathan Dowdall takes legal action to stop his trial for Regency Hotel murder being heard in the Special Criminal Court

Jul 19th 2021, 3:47 PM 25,608 Views 0 Comments

Jonathan Dowdall is charged with the murder of David Byrne at the Regency Hotel, Whitehall, Dublin 9 on 5 February, 2016

# court - Thursday 15 July, 2021

Britney Spears wins right to new lawyer in guardianship case
# Britney Spears
# Britney Spears

Britney Spears wins right to new lawyer in guardianship case

Jul 15th 2021, 6:59 AM 22,418 Views 4 Comments

Britney has been subject to a court-ordered conservatorship since 2008.

# court - Wednesday 14 July, 2021

Widow and children of victim in Donegal road crash reach €1m settlement with driver
# Donegal Crash
# Donegal Crash

Widow and children of victim in Donegal road crash reach €1m settlement with driver

Jul 14th 2021, 1:42 PM 30,178 Views 14 Comments

Margaret McLaughlin’s 38-year-old husband John was the victim of a crash in Co Donegal in 2017.

# court - Tuesday 13 July, 2021

Two men have convictions quashed for murder of 64-year-old Offaly man
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

Two men have convictions quashed for murder of 64-year-old Offaly man

Jul 13th 2021, 7:46 PM 22,922 Views 0 Comments

The Court of Appeal found today that the men were not guilty of murder in a case of joint enterprise.

# court - Monday 12 July, 2021

Freight firm faces trial over death of seaman crushed by cargo container at Dublin Port
# Dennis Regana
# Dennis Regana

Freight firm faces trial over death of seaman crushed by cargo container at Dublin Port

Jul 12th 2021, 2:56 PM 19,265 Views 0 Comments

Dennis Regana died after a steel container dropped on him on 14 November 2018.

# court - Friday 9 July, 2021

Two people arrested after gardaí seize stolen catalytic converters in north Dublin
# Clongriffin
# Clongriffin

Two people arrested after gardaí seize stolen catalytic converters in north Dublin

Jul 9th 2021, 1:30 PM 30,756 Views 0 Comments

One man has been charged and is due to appear before the Criminal Courts of Justice today.

# court - Thursday 8 July, 2021

Garda disputes Pete Taylor complaint that cash was taken from him after boxing club attack
# Bray
# Bray

Garda disputes Pete Taylor complaint that cash was taken from him after boxing club attack

Jul 8th 2021, 6:09 PM 25,508 Views 0 Comments

The boxing coach says cash and clothes were removed from him and never returned.

# court - Wednesday 7 July, 2021

Eyewitnesses to attack at boxing club say gunman only stopped firing after Pete Taylor was hit
# Bray
# Bray

Eyewitnesses to attack at boxing club say gunman only stopped firing after Pete Taylor was hit

Jul 7th 2021, 7:13 PM 16,249 Views 0 Comments

The trial of Gerard Cervi, who is accused of murder and two counts of attempted murder, continued today.

UK High Court to rule on latest round of Rebekah Vardy and Coleen Rooney libel case
# Court
# Court

UK High Court to rule on latest round of Rebekah Vardy and Coleen Rooney libel case

Jul 7th 2021, 8:09 AM 38,013 Views 0 Comments

In June, the High Court heard Vardy had benefited from leaking stories about fellow footballer’s wife Rooney.

# court - Tuesday 6 July, 2021

Disclosure of alleged sexual impropriety would have 'devastating effect' on teacher, court told
# High Court
# High Court

Disclosure of alleged sexual impropriety would have 'devastating effect' on teacher, court told

Jul 6th 2021, 6:30 PM 48,755 Views 0 Comments

The teacher has brought a High Court challenge over the Garda vetting bureau’s decision to disclose the details to the Teaching Council.

Man accused of lewd act in public toilet grabbed garda during incident, court hears
# Courts
# Courts

Man accused of lewd act in public toilet grabbed garda during incident, court hears

Jul 6th 2021, 5:19 PM 40,910 Views 0 Comments

The man pleaded guilty to engaging in offensive conduct of a sexual nature.

Boxing trainer Pete Taylor 'within touching distance' of gunman when he was shot, court hears
# Court
# Court

Boxing trainer Pete Taylor 'within touching distance' of gunman when he was shot, court hears

Jul 6th 2021, 3:19 PM 11,728 Views 0 Comments

Gerard Cervi (34) has pleaded not guilty to murder and attempted murder.

Man jailed for manslaughter of fisherman who was stabbed 40 times
# Courts
# Courts

Man jailed for manslaughter of fisherman who was stabbed 40 times

Updated Jul 6th 2021, 2:20 PM 22,023 Views 18 Comments

Darren Houlden was found guilty of the manslaughter of Stephen Kavanagh on 6 May 2019.

# court - Monday 5 July, 2021

Man jailed for life over murder of Limerick pensioner Rose Hanrahan
# Courts
# Courts

Man jailed for life over murder of Limerick pensioner Rose Hanrahan

Updated Jul 5th 2021, 4:00 PM 19,874 Views 0 Comments

Alexandru Iordache had pleaded guilty to the murder of the elderly woman, whose family described her as like a fairy godmother.

Chip shop worker spared criminal record for attacking two men who insulted his occupation
# Courts
# Courts

Chip shop worker spared criminal record for attacking two men who insulted his occupation

Jul 5th 2021, 2:36 PM 34,145 Views 23 Comments

Dublin District Court heard today that he had given €300 to Acquired Brain Injury Ireland.

Man caught with €350k for 'pernicious' transnational crime group jailed for seven years
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Man caught with €350k for 'pernicious' transnational crime group jailed for seven years

Jul 5th 2021, 12:42 PM 14,117 Views 0 Comments

The judge said that Jason Reed’s behaviour was “not a one-off but representative of a course of conduct”.

# court - Saturday 3 July, 2021

Two women charged over alleged human trafficking offences due in court
# Courts
# Courts

Two women charged over alleged human trafficking offences due in court

Jul 3rd 2021, 9:40 AM 19,841 Views 0 Comments

They will appear before the Criminal Courts of Justice at 10.30am today.

# court - Thursday 1 July, 2021

Munster child abuse trial hears details of accused aunt's garda interviews
# Court
# Court

Munster child abuse trial hears details of accused aunt's garda interviews

Jul 1st 2021, 6:52 PM 24,546 Views 0 Comments

The court heard the details from a doctor today.

Woman pleads guilty to posting photo online of boy convicted of Ana Kriégal murder
# Boy A
# Boy A

Woman pleads guilty to posting photo online of boy convicted of Ana Kriégal murder

Jul 1st 2021, 1:23 PM 23,771 Views 0 Comments

The matter has been adjourned for sentence on 4 November next.

# court - Wednesday 30 June, 2021

Bray Boxing Club trial to hear van allegedly used in attack found 'not a million miles away' from accused's family home
# Court
# Court

Bray Boxing Club trial to hear van allegedly used in attack found 'not a million miles away' from accused's family home

Jun 30th 2021, 6:52 PM 13,385 Views 0 Comments

Gerard Cervi (34) has pleaded not guilty to murdering Bobby Messett in June 2018.

# court - Friday 25 June, 2021

Man due in court over attempted robbery and assault in which another man was headbutted
# Limerick
# Limerick

Man due in court over attempted robbery and assault in which another man was headbutted

Jun 25th 2021, 9:59 AM 12,550 Views 0 Comments

He is due to appear before Limerick City District Court at 10.30am today.

# court - Wednesday 23 June, 2021

Defence lawyers in the Kevin Lunney abduction trial are challenging garda CCTV evidence
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

Defence lawyers in the Kevin Lunney abduction trial are challenging garda CCTV evidence

Jun 23rd 2021, 4:44 PM 12,386 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that footage was gathered from Cavan, Monaghan, Westmeath and Dublin by gardaí.

# court - Tuesday 22 June, 2021

Munster rape trial hears concerns were raised about the children five years before they were taken into care
# Courts
# Courts

Munster rape trial hears concerns were raised about the children five years before they were taken into care

Jun 22nd 2021, 5:58 PM 26,688 Views 0 Comments

The court heard from a social worker familiar with the case today.

Man appears in court charged with the murder of his father
# Firhouse
# Firhouse

Man appears in court charged with the murder of his father

Jun 22nd 2021, 12:04 PM 18,553 Views 0 Comments

Harry Sheeran, 65, was found in his home in Firhouse, Dublin and died early yesterday morning.

# court - Friday 18 June, 2021

Judge warns of danger of one-punch assaults as college student avoids jail after he hit fellow student
# Court
# Court

Judge warns of danger of one-punch assaults as college student avoids jail after he hit fellow student

Jun 18th 2021, 4:09 PM 22,920 Views 0 Comments

A 21-year-old college student has been given a suspended sentence after causing injuries in an assault.

Dublin Bus passenger attacked with punches to head and body during row over face masks
# Court
# Court

Dublin Bus passenger attacked with punches to head and body during row over face masks

Jun 18th 2021, 1:37 PM 34,219 Views 0 Comments

A man has been charged with assault after causing harm to the passenger.