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# Dismissed

This year
'Where the hell did that come from?' - Farrell slams Hansen rumours
Peter O’Mahony also took issue with the speculation around the Ireland wing.
Judge throws out Donald Trump's $475 million defamation lawsuit against CNN
Trump filed the lawsuit against CNN for describing his claim that the 2020 election was stolen as the “Big Lie.”
New jury to be sworn in at Stephen Silver murder trial after initial jury was discharged
A note was handed to the judge this morning to say that one of the jurors had a difficulty serving.
Burke family says Enoch Burke formally dismissed from teaching role
He was told of the school’s decision this afternoon.
Last year
'I went over the top in the moment' – Klopp admits he deserved red card
The Liverpool boss was furious referee Anthony Taylor had not given a foul on Mohamed Salah late in the game.
Supreme Court dismisses Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters' action against State's Covid-19 laws
Chief Justice Donal O’Donnell said that the High Court was correct to refuse to grant leave in this case.
Boost for Casement Park redevelopment as residents' legal challenge is rejected
A judge has today ruled against the latest appeal.
US judge dismisses Trump lawsuit over Twitter ban
The judge said the suit’s argument that Twitter had “censored” Trump in violation of free speech rights was weak.
All time
Daniel Farke sacked after guiding Norwich City to first win of the season
The 45-year-old has been dismissed despite his side’s win against Brentford today in the Premier League.
Jose Mourinho sacked as Tottenham manager
The 58-year-old has paid the price for a disappointing campaign.
'It changed the game' – Mikel Arteta angry at David Luiz red card
Luiz was one of two Arsenal players sent off at Wolves.
Carlos Queiroz sacked by Colombia after their worst defeat in four decades
The 67-year-old leaves the job in the wake of a 3-0 home loss to Uruguay and a 6-1 rout in Ecuador.
League Two club sack Irish boss Coughlan after nine games of the new season
The 45-year-old Dubliner has parted company with Mansfield Town, where he took charge last December.
Schalke axe former Huddersfield Town boss after 18-match winless run
After 15 months in charge, time finally ran out for David Wagner following yesterday’s loss to Werder Bremen
Top 14 club sack ex-All Black Tom Taylor after unauthorised travel
Pau say they had no other option but to dismiss the 31-year-old Kiwi playmaker.
'Valley of the squinting windows': Taoiseach disputes claims of holidaymakers arriving in Ireland for Easter weekend
Varadkar says the number arriving on flights and ferries is “very minimal”.
Uncertainty for Colin Bell as Huddersfield Town sack Jan Siewert after 19 games
Bell left his role as Republic of Ireland women’s team manager seven weeks ago to join Jan Siewert’s staff.
Montenegro sack their manager after refusing to attend Euro 2020 qualifier against Kosovo
Ljubisa Tumbakovic has been sacked by Montenegro after the Serbian head coach missed their Euro 2020 qualifier against Kosovo.
Diego Costa sent off after half an hour against Barcelona following furious referee rant
The striker is not adversed to arguing with officials, but this time he has been given his marching orders early.
West Brom sack manager Darren Moore despite Baggies holding play-off spot
The club currently sit fourth in the Championship, but a poor run of form has cost their head coach his job.
Huth defends Leicester's decision to sack Puel - 'He was really hard work'
The ex-Foxes defender has offered an insight into the Frenchman’s ill-fated reign at the King Power Stadium.
Leicester City have sacked Claude Puel after yesterday's hammering by Crystal Palace
The Frenchman has been dismissed following a poor run of form for the Foxes since the New Year.
Judge dismisses former Garda Commissioner O'Sullivan's defamation application
O’Sullivan, who served as Commissioner between 2014 and 2017, had claimed she was defamed by the Irish Examiner.
One sexual assault charge dismissed against Harvey Weinstein
A New York judge has tossed out a forced act of oral sex lodged by Lucia Evans against Weinstein in 2004.
Challenge to abortion referendum result dismissed by Court of Appeal
The judge said that the challenge was on such flimsy and slender grounds that it amounted to “a frustration of the democratic process in relation to referendums”
Everton rubbish Man United reports over Yerry Mina's agent fees
The Red Devils were alleged to have baulked at demands from the player’s representatives, claims which have now been denied by the Toffees.
Former Mourinho assistant sacked after three months at Barnsley
After the Tykes’ relegation to League One was confirmed, the sacking of Jose Morais was confirmed.
RTÉ dismisses sports producer Kieran Creaven after he pleads guilty to child sex offences
He will be sentenced next year.
Constable charged with having indecent images of children is dismissed from Met Police
The chair of the special case hearing said, “There is no place within the organisation for him any longer.”
Blackburn begin search for another new manager after sacking former Ireland striker Coyle
The former English champions are second from bottom in the Championship.
Woman who claimed Donald Trump raped her when she was 13 drops lawsuit
The case has been voluntarily dismissed.
New York Giants sack kicker over abuse of his ex-wife
Josh Brown has been put on paid leave by the NFL last week.
Mamadou Sakho will not face any further punishment for his failed drugs test in March
Uefa announced the decision to dismiss the case today.
Dublin Airport cleaner who brought alcohol to work loses constructive dismissal claim
The Gold Circle lounge cleaner claimed she was pushed out of the job she loved and moved to cleaning toilets.
Michael Lowry loses bid to halt trial on tax offences
The outgoing independent TD has pledged to appeal today’s decision.
Man who sexually assaulted student while viewing room loses appeal
The court heard that on the way out of the apartment, the man pulled a hair from the student’s head and put it in his wallet.
Defamation case against Bill Cosby thrown out by judge
A woman had claimed the comedian defamed her when he responded to allegations that he drugged and sexually assaulted her.
Newstalk taking legal action over report claiming Pat Kenny will be axed
Kenny’s mid-morning radio slot is not being scrapped in the new year.
'The darkest of cases': Man who raped two children in Athlone has his appeal dismissed
The 32-year-old man had appealed against the life sentence which was handed down last year.
Ander Herrera rubbishes rumours of discontent at Manchester United
The Spaniard says he’s ‘very happy’ at the club following newspaper speculation this morning.