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# Dublin Circuit Criminal Court

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Man jailed for threatening to 'stick' woman with syringe during robbery at ATM in Dublin
Damien Reilly was sentenced to three years in prison yesterday.
Men film themselves laughing following 'violent rampage' in Dublin city centre
Video footage from one of the attacker’s phones showed the men laughing together after one of their assaults.
Man (21) pleads guilty to drunken 'one punch' assault that killed friend on Halloween night in 2017
Luke O’Reilly died two weeks after being assaulted by Jack Hall Ellis in 2017.
Retired surgeon groped boy's genitals during medical examinations, court hears
Shine (86) of Ballsbridge, Dublin has pleaded not guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to the thirteen charges of indecent assault.
Retired surgeon groped 14-year-old patient that he played chess with, trial told
The teenager was hit by a car in 1972, and required surgery on his knee. Michael Shine was his consultant during his stay in hospital.
Man sentenced to 4 years in prison for sexually assaulting daughter (15)
The final 18 months are to be suspended.
Man who fled Ireland and changed identity after driving car into group of friends given six-year sentence
David Marcinkiewicz drove his car into a group of three male friends shortly after instigating a fight with them at a petrol station.
Man who sexually assaulted partner while under investigation for raping her receives four-year sentence
The final 18 months of the sentence were suspended on condition that the man undergo probation supervision.
Man (44) jailed for breaking bones in ex-partner's face and tearing clumps of hair out
The court was told that the “terror and torture” she suffered would be with her forever.
Man who defiled girl he collected from teenage disco in Dublin has sentence cut on appeal
He has been resentenced to two years imprisonment with 12 months post-release supervision.
Dublin man caught storing cocaine in his kitchen and cannabis in wheelie bins
Michael Fulton said he began taking cannabis to assist with back pain and agreed to store the drugs to pay off a debt.
Postmistress left traces of her DNA in car during tiger raid in case she was killed, court hears
Susan Lawlor tied told a court how she was bundled into the backseat of her car before being driven to a field in an unknown location.
Couple used stolen credit card details to buy hotel stay, sex toys and other items
The defendants spent thousands of euro over a seven-day stay in the capital last December.
Homeless man who stabbed hostel resident in face with butter knife gets suspended sentence
A probation report confirmed the man had been making progress and not reoffended.
Homeless man who brandished toy gun on Dart given 12-month suspended sentence
The man pleaded guilty to possessing a realistic imitation firearm at Connolly Station on 10 July 2017.
Ex-partner of man accused of infecting her with HIV says he 'wasn't shocked' over her diagnosis
The man has pleaded not guilty to intentionally or recklessly causing serious harm to the two women.
'Truly dreadful': Dublin man (20) jailed for possession of graphic child abuse images
Over 5,000 images and 328 videos were found on the man’s computer during a Garda raid of his Dublin home.
Former solicitor Michael Lynn to stand trial in January 2020 over alleged multi-million euro thefts
Lynn is accused of stealing €4.1 million from Irish Nationwide on 4 April 2007.
Man who threatened to kill ex's parents while swinging axe avoids jail
Gavin O’Reilly has two children with his former partner.
Guatemalan mother caught with cocaine-soaked shirts at Dublin Airport jailed for three years
The cocaine was valued at €179,000.
David Drumm called financial regulator 'f***ing shower of clowns down in Dame Street', trial hears
Today was the 30th day of the trial of former Anglo Irish Bank CEO David Drumm.
Prolific shoplifter jailed after being caught walking with stolen bike still locked to piece of railing
Thomas O’Driscoll already has 193 convictions.
Judge and lawyers pay tribute to lead garda investigator of Regency case
Superintendent Colm Fox was found dead on Saturday evening in his office at Ballymun Garda Station.
Garda Detective who sent abusive letters to State solicitor is jailed for three years
Eve Doherty was found guilty of harassing Elizabeth Howlin following a two-week trial last July.
Father-of-five who assaulted 'popular, gentle' man who later died jailed for 2.5 years
Construction worker Paul Gill pleaded guilty to assaulting Patrick Kelly today.
Man jailed for possession of child porn has term extended after more images found
The man was due for release in January.
Sister of assault victim who died still sets his dinner place at Christmas, court hears
Paul Gill had pleaded not guilty to unlawfully killing Patrick Kelly.
'Hope you're not upset with me': Man accused of sexual assault during massage sent client texts
The accused admitted he had sent the text, but denied all allegations.
Man violently attacked home of ex-girlfriend because he couldn't deal with breakup, court hears
Derek Shevlin had a imitation gun when he went to his ex-girlfriend’s family home
Alleged victim of Michael Shine says he received €70,000 in compensation from Drogheda hospital
Michael Shine is a retired surgeon accused of indecently assaulting patients.
Man who claimed his dead mother's pension for 17 years jailed
In total, €158,726 was stolen from the State by the Dublin man.
Man sentenced to 10 years after stabbing a homeless man and cutting his face
Michael Power (21) cut across his victim’s face from his ear to the angle of his mouth.
Tom Humphries hears how victim 'blocked out childhood memories' to 'block out all the abuse'
The former sports journalist will be sentenced in three weeks time after a hearing yesterday.
Teen with 24 convictions who started drinking and taking drugs aged 9 'real risk of institutionalisation'
The 15-year-old is due to be sentenced for one count of robbery later this month.
Convicted killer who threatened to burn down charity worker's home avoids jail
The man pleaded guilty to making a threat to another man to damage his house, intending him to believe it would be carried out.
'Take sanctuary in the church': Jobstown defendant was making a 'suggestion' to gardaí, trial told
A garda told the court she overheard Councillor Michael Murphy saying, “Will we give her sanctuary in the church or will we keep her in the church?”
Jury told Jobstown protesters shouted at Paul Murphy to 'mind his own business'
Garda Inspector Derek Maguire was giving evidence in the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court today.
Man sentenced to four years for causing death of Kildare Councillor Willie Crowley
Damien Klasinski drove off after hitting Mr Crowley.
'What would Michael Collins think of this?': Joan Burton continues Jobstown evidence
“My politics is not about hating anybody,” Burton told Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.
Man's careless driving left woman cyclist without ability to speak, walk or hear
The 63-year-old man is due to be sentenced.