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#Courts

# courts - Yesterday’s News

'It signalled the end of our relationship': Meghan Markle's privacy case over letter to her father begins
# Daily Mail
# Daily Mail

'It signalled the end of our relationship': Meghan Markle's privacy case over letter to her father begins

14 hours ago 37,733 Views 0 Comments

The duchess is suing the publisher of The Mail On Sunday and MailOnline.

Two women launch personal injury lawsuits against Conor McGregor
# High Court
# High Court

Two women launch personal injury lawsuits against Conor McGregor

16 hours ago 65,188 Views 0 Comments

Legal proceedings were initiated in the High Court yesterday.

Man jailed after assault that led victim to drop out of college
# Crime
# Crime

Man jailed after assault that led victim to drop out of college

22 hours ago 27,579 Views 0 Comments

The victim was punched as he was leaving a fast food restaurant in 2017.

Man who targeted women walking alone loses appeal against conviction
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

Man who targeted women walking alone loses appeal against conviction

23 hours ago 25,687 Views 0 Comments

The man, who can’t be named for legal reasons, had been convicted of offences for attacks on three women.

Meghan Markle's bid to throw out Mail’s defence to privacy claim begins
# Newspapers
# Newspapers

Meghan Markle's bid to throw out Mail’s defence to privacy claim begins

Tue 7:11 AM 20,523 Views 0 Comments

The Duchess of Sussex is suing Associated Newspapers Limited.

# courts - Monday 18 January, 2021

Man (28) pleads guilty to murdering 11-year-old boy in southwest of country in November 2019
# Murder
# Murder

Man (28) pleads guilty to murdering 11-year-old boy in southwest of country in November 2019

Mon 12:34 PM 36,189 Views 0 Comments

The judge directed the preparation of a victim impact report and remanded the man in custody until 1 February.

Man and woman charged over aggravated burglary in Cork residence
# Skibbereen
# Skibbereen

Man and woman charged over aggravated burglary in Cork residence

Mon 7:15 AM 19,361 Views 0 Comments

The property was covered with petrol and the occupants were threatened with a knife during the incident.

# courts - Wednesday 13 January, 2021

Two men to appear in court following drugs and cash seizure in Dublin
# Carrickmines
# Carrickmines

Two men to appear in court following drugs and cash seizure in Dublin

Jan 13th 2021, 9:34 AM 13,728 Views 0 Comments

The men were arrested on Monday.

# courts - Friday 8 January, 2021

Man due to appear in court following drone and drugs seizure in Portlaoise
# Courts
# Courts

Man due to appear in court following drone and drugs seizure in Portlaoise

Jan 8th 2021, 10:02 AM 9,383 Views 0 Comments

The man in his 20s was arrested by gardaí on Wednesday.

# courts - Tuesday 5 January, 2021

Arrest ordered of man who allegedly told gardaí he would cut off hostel worker's head
# Courts
# Courts

Arrest ordered of man who allegedly told gardaí he would cut off hostel worker's head

Jan 5th 2021, 11:11 PM 31,333 Views 0 Comments

Eoin Dempsey failed to appear in court and a warrant was issued for his arrest.

# courts - Thursday 31 December, 2020

Court rules Ryanair must pay costs of failed challenge against government's Covid travel measures
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

Court rules Ryanair must pay costs of failed challenge against government's Covid travel measures

Dec 31st 2020, 1:09 PM 15,663 Views 0 Comments

Aer Lingus, which was a notice party to the action, must pay its own legal costs, the Judge also directed.

# courts - Wednesday 30 December, 2020

Garda HR Director seeks High Court order preventing his dismissal
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Garda HR Director seeks High Court order preventing his dismissal

Dec 30th 2020, 1:18 PM 36,927 Views 0 Comments

The injunction application will return before the court in early January.

Two men to appear in court after machetes, axes and baseball bat seized in Cork
# Cork
# Cork

Two men to appear in court after machetes, axes and baseball bat seized in Cork

Dec 30th 2020, 8:59 AM 25,129 Views 0 Comments

The seizure was made after a car was stopped yesterday.

# courts - Tuesday 29 December, 2020

Croke Park to host criminal trials during first three months of 2021
# Sods Law
# Sods Law

Croke Park to host criminal trials during first three months of 2021

Dec 29th 2020, 6:30 AM 33,089 Views 24 Comments

Trials will be held in conference facilities at the GAA venue from mid-January.

# courts - Tuesday 22 December, 2020

Irish haulage boss jailed in UK over transportation of cocaine and cash across Europe
# Haulage
# Haulage

Irish haulage boss jailed in UK over transportation of cocaine and cash across Europe

Dec 22nd 2020, 4:15 PM 34,081 Views 0 Comments

Thomas Maher was sentenced at Liverpool Crown Court today after pleading guilty to four courts of conspiracy to commit a crime abroad.

# courts - Monday 21 December, 2020

Two gunmen for Kinahan gang jailed in separate cases at Special Criminal Court
# Courts
# Courts

Two gunmen for Kinahan gang jailed in separate cases at Special Criminal Court

Dec 21st 2020, 2:26 PM 14,155 Views 0 Comments

The presiding judge in one of the cases said the damage done by gun crime could not be ignored.

# courts - Friday 18 December, 2020

Man jailed for his part in mob that tried to storm Dublin nightclub
# Lost Lane
# Lost Lane

Man jailed for his part in mob that tried to storm Dublin nightclub

Dec 18th 2020, 4:37 PM 34,456 Views 19 Comments

Moses Lulendo (19) joined up with the group of males which tried to push past doormen at Lost Lane nightclub off Grafton St in 2019.

Killer surrendered to Netherlands over stabbing and dismemberment of Irish man
# High Court
# High Court

Killer surrendered to Netherlands over stabbing and dismemberment of Irish man

Dec 18th 2020, 3:12 PM 21,848 Views 0 Comments

Barry McArdle was surrendered for the stabbing and dismemberment of Keith Ennis (29) after a postponement order was lifted.

# courts - Thursday 17 December, 2020

Man jailed for six years for assaults on 75-year-old neighbour and 17-year-old girl
# Courts
# Courts

Man jailed for six years for assaults on 75-year-old neighbour and 17-year-old girl

Dec 17th 2020, 3:10 PM 22,518 Views 13 Comments

The man in his 70s told the court in his victim impact statement: “I will now be in fear forever. I don’t feel safe in my home.”

# courts - Wednesday 16 December, 2020

17-year-old sentenced to life for murdering his friend, with review due in 10 years
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

17-year-old sentenced to life for murdering his friend, with review due in 10 years

Dec 16th 2020, 6:53 PM 23,882 Views 0 Comments

The 17-year-old pleaded guilty in August to the murder of Glen ‘Ossie’ Osborne in Dublin.

Man (70s) charged with 27 sex offences after garda probe into allegations of abuse of former scouts
# Cork
# Cork

Man (70s) charged with 27 sex offences after garda probe into allegations of abuse of former scouts

Dec 16th 2020, 3:23 PM 19,440 Views 0 Comments

It is claimed that the boys were aged between 12 and 16 at the time of the alleged offences.

# courts - Tuesday 15 December, 2020

Couple found guilty of neglect of 14-month-old baby girl
# Courts
# Courts

Couple found guilty of neglect of 14-month-old baby girl

Dec 15th 2020, 6:44 PM 41,055 Views 0 Comments

The jury returned unanimous verdicts after just over one hour of deliberations today.

Mother who drove on footpath after teenagers who attacked her daughter gets suspended sentence
# Mullingar Circuit Criminal Court
# Mullingar Circuit Criminal Court

Mother who drove on footpath after teenagers who attacked her daughter gets suspended sentence

Dec 15th 2020, 5:15 PM 49,282 Views 0 Comments

A judge said the accused had taken “the law into her own hands” after being annoyed with the way Gardaí had handled the incident with her daughter.

Facebook would have difficulty complying with order sought by ex-FF TD, High Court hears
# Frank O'rourke
# Frank O'rourke

Facebook would have difficulty complying with order sought by ex-FF TD, High Court hears

Dec 15th 2020, 5:13 PM 14,651 Views 0 Comments

Frank O’Rourke claims he was defamed in posts on social media.

# courts - Monday 14 December, 2020

Virgin Media sues Eir over alleged failure to pay €2.5 million fee as part of sports broadcast deal
# Commercial Court
# Commercial Court

Virgin Media sues Eir over alleged failure to pay €2.5 million fee as part of sports broadcast deal

Dec 14th 2020, 5:24 PM 16,012 Views 0 Comments

Eir denies the claims made by Virgin Media, and the matter is set to come before the Commercial Court in the new year.

Woman who stole elderly friend's bank card while visiting her in hospital jailed for four months
# Lynda Goldsmith
# Lynda Goldsmith

Woman who stole elderly friend's bank card while visiting her in hospital jailed for four months

Dec 14th 2020, 4:41 PM 31,643 Views 24 Comments

The woman stole more than €2,700 from the victim over three months.

Two Russian men jailed over Euro 2016 attack that left England fan disabled
# France
# France

Two Russian men jailed over Euro 2016 attack that left England fan disabled

Dec 14th 2020, 3:30 PM 17,961 Views 10 Comments

They had been held in prison in France since March 2018.

# courts - Friday 11 December, 2020

'Border Fox' Dessie O'Hare dismisses lawyers ahead of appeal against seven-year sentence
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

'Border Fox' Dessie O'Hare dismisses lawyers ahead of appeal against seven-year sentence

Dec 11th 2020, 1:09 PM 21,534 Views 0 Comments

O’Hare was jailed for falsely imprisoning a family in their home and for leading a “disturbingly violent” attack on another man.

# courts - Thursday 10 December, 2020

Almost 100,000 courts summonses delayed in Irish system following Covid-19 restrictions
# Courts
# Courts

Almost 100,000 courts summonses delayed in Irish system following Covid-19 restrictions

Dec 10th 2020, 9:20 AM 6,381 Views 3 Comments

95,000 summonses are currently backlogged in the system.

# courts - Wednesday 9 December, 2020

Irishman (45) wanted in US where he was convicted of attempting to entice child for indecent purposes
# Courts
# Courts

Irishman (45) wanted in US where he was convicted of attempting to entice child for indecent purposes

Updated Dec 9th 2020, 6:15 PM 37,048 Views 0 Comments

Martin Jude Wall was arrested by gardaí yesterday.

Dublin teen accused of torturing hedgehog in 35-minute attack spared custodial sentence
# Courts
# Courts

Dublin teen accused of torturing hedgehog in 35-minute attack spared custodial sentence

Dec 9th 2020, 4:15 PM 33,387 Views 0 Comments

Judge Treasa Kelly placed the schoolboy on strict supervised probation for nine months.

# courts - Monday 7 December, 2020

Three men in their 50s who criminally damaged Queen Victoria street signs in Cork told to donate to charity
# Courts
# Courts

Three men in their 50s who criminally damaged Queen Victoria street signs in Cork told to donate to charity

Dec 7th 2020, 9:19 PM 20,451 Views 0 Comments

Judge Paul Kelly found the facts proven against all three men in the case before Cork District Court.

Dublin man sent for trial accused of conspiring to launder €500k in crime proceeds from drug trafficking
# Cocaine Trafficking
# Cocaine Trafficking

Dublin man sent for trial accused of conspiring to launder €500k in crime proceeds from drug trafficking

Dec 7th 2020, 3:32 PM 20,701 Views 0 Comments

The investigation involved gardaí, as well as police forces and custom services in Australia and New Zealand.

Trial of four men accused of falsely imprisoning and assaulting Kevin Lunney to go ahead next month
# Qih
# Qih

Trial of four men accused of falsely imprisoning and assaulting Kevin Lunney to go ahead next month

Updated Dec 7th 2020, 3:20 PM 11,077 Views 0 Comments

The Special Criminal Court today refused an application from the defence to adjourn the 12-week trial.

Suspended sentence for Dublin man who set doorway on fire after being asked to leave pub for being too intoxicated
# Courts
# Courts

Suspended sentence for Dublin man who set doorway on fire after being asked to leave pub for being too intoxicated

Dec 7th 2020, 3:06 PM 22,254 Views 14 Comments

Ian Morton told gardaí he had no recollection of the night’s events.

Man (20s) due in court over €53,000 drug seizure in Dublin
# Ringsend
# Ringsend

Man (20s) due in court over €53,000 drug seizure in Dublin

Dec 7th 2020, 9:01 AM 10,351 Views 0 Comments

Diazepam pills and cannabis were seized at a property in Ringsend on Friday.

Two men to appear in court charged in connection with Cabra death in 2019
# Dublin
# Dublin

Two men to appear in court charged in connection with Cabra death in 2019

Dec 7th 2020, 8:01 AM 12,755 Views 0 Comments

A 55-year-old man was found dead in Cabra in November last year.

# courts - Friday 4 December, 2020

79-year-old ex-bus driver given suspended sentence for propositioning schoolboy for sex
# Courts
# Courts

79-year-old ex-bus driver given suspended sentence for propositioning schoolboy for sex

Dec 4th 2020, 3:57 PM 27,933 Views 0 Comments

Denis Carey pleaded guilty to inviting a child to engage in a sexual act at a public toilet.

# courts - Thursday 3 December, 2020

Man accused of attempted abduction of eight-year-old girl in supermarket sent for trial
# Courts
# Courts

Man accused of attempted abduction of eight-year-old girl in supermarket sent for trial

Dec 3rd 2020, 7:30 PM 48,495 Views 0 Comments

It was alleged the accused approached the girl while her mother had her back turned.

# courts - Wednesday 2 December, 2020

10 people face trial for sharing pictures or naming two boys convicted of murdering teenage girl
# Courts
# Courts

10 people face trial for sharing pictures or naming two boys convicted of murdering teenage girl

Dec 2nd 2020, 9:30 PM 23,477 Views 0 Comments

The images and names were shared on social media.

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