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Wednesday 7 June 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Dublin District Court

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# Truant
Dad spared jail over truant son but bench warrant issued for absent mother
Court heard the father thought there was “no harm” if his child missed school.
# dodgy deals
Dublin salesman fined for selling previously crashed cars to customers
Compensation orders have been secured for consumers who had been provided with misleading information.
# Charged
Four due in court after cars packed with cannabis stopped by gardaí
The men – aged between 27 and 58 – were arrested on Thursday.
# Dublin District Court
Last year saw 184 protection orders granted to parents against their children
Figures from Dublin District Court also show that over 1,000 guardian applications came from grandparents.
# Blanchardstown
Family who slept in car after being evicted allowed back home
The family returned on 20 November to find a notice from the Sheriff saying their home had been repossessed.
# A Breach of Trust
Links Creche faces 24 charges after claims of 'disrespectful, degrading and exploitative' treatment
The charges, heard in court today, relate to allegations of mistreatment of children highlighted in Prime Time’s ‘A Breach of Trust’ programme.
# Charged
Woman due in court over death of man at Rathfarnham house
The 42-year-old man is believed to have stab wounds and his body was found two days ago.
# Welcome home
Gangster 'Fat Freddie' arrested at Dublin Airport
Thompson appeared in court this afternoon and a hearing has been set for next week.
# Court
Man charged with murder in relation to Terenure death
The man in his 30s is to appear in court this morning.
# Courts
Woman charged with assisting suicide in Dublin
Gail O’Rourke of Kilclare Gardens in Tallaght is charged with assisting in the suicide of another woman in Dublin in 2011.
# Cootehill
Court appearance over fatal stabbing at Cavan housing estate
Emmet Connolly, from Co Monaghan, was stabbed to death in Cootehill in the early hours of Sunday.
# good boy
Barney the dog sniffs out €20k hidden in luggage at Dublin Airport
The cash was concealed in items of clothing in the carry-on luggage of a man boarding a flight to Bratislava.
# Courts
HSE fined €500,000 after paramedic dies in fall from ambulance
A Cavan-based paramedic fell out the side door of an ambulance while transporting a patient to Dublin.
# Dublin Fire Brigade
Man arrested after assault on Dublin Fire Brigade paramedic
The incident took place last night in Blachardstown, Dublin 15.
# Anglo
The 12 charges against Seán FitzPatrick
The former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive has been charged and remanded on bail until March 1.
# Courts
Seán FitzPatrick arrested over statements to Anglo auditors
The former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive was arrested by appointment before an appearance at Dublin District Court.
# Courts
Court for man charged in relation to Portmarnock armed robbery
The man in his 40s is due to appear before the courts tomorrow morning.
# Cash
Revenue seize over €23,000 in cash at Dublin Airport
Revenue’s sniffer dog, Carby, gave an indication and the cash was discovered concealed in a woman’s carry-on bag.
# Seánie in court
Video: Seán FitzPatrick leaves court after case sent for trial
The former Anglo Irish Bank chief was before the Dublin District Court again today where his case was sent to the Circuit Criminal Court.
# Anglo
FitzPatrick and two other former Anglo execs sent forward for trial
Seán FitzPatrick and two other former executives of Anglo Irish Bank appeared in court in Dublin today as they each face 16 charges of providing unlawful financial assistance four years ago.
# Murder
Second man, 35, to appear in court over Prussia St stabbing
A 35-year-old man will appear in Dublin District Court this morning in connection with the death of Christopher Jackson.
# Courts
Second man due in court over Prussia Street death
Earlier, a 39-year-old man appeared in court charged with the murder of Christopher Jackson whose body was found in a bag in north Dublin over the weekend.
# Death
39-year-old charged over stabbing of man found in bag
The body of Christopher Jackson, 53, was found in a plastic bag inside his home. He is thought to have been dead for some time.
# Search
Search for convicted rapist after he fails to show in court
Edward Connors failed to turn up at a court in Belfast in July and was later arrested in Dublin. On Wednesday he failed to show up at a court in Dublin.
# Co Offaly
Court for man charged with cannabis haul
The man will appear in court tonight to be charged following a cannabis seizure in Co Offaly.
# Stabbing
Man charged with Phoenix Park stabbing
Raymond Donnan was refused bail as he appeared before Dublin District Court today charged in connection with a stabbing at the Swedish House Mafia concert on Saturday.
# Courts
Ivor Callely fined €150 for not displaying an NCT disc
The former Fianna Fáil politician appeared in Dublin District Court this afternoon and was given two months to pay the fine.
# Crumlin
Man charged over Dublin shooting incident
Gardaí are investigating the circumstances in which a firearm was discharged at a property in Crumlin on Thursday night.
# Sunday Tribune
Mail on Sunday’s Sunday Tribune cover was ‘not unlawful’, court hears
Defence for Irish Mail on Sunday says the wraparound could be seen as in “poor taste” but it didn’t break law as both sides make closing arguments in NCA’s legal action against paper.
# Sunday Tribune
Irish Mail on Sunday editor defends Sunday Tribune masthead cover
Sebastian Hamilton insisted he did not think his paper’s controversial masthead was deceiving anyone. The National Consumer Agency is pursuing legal action against the paper.
# Tesco
Tesco 'greatly regrets' misleading prices on products
The company was fined €600 in a case brought by the National Consumer Agency – it says the mistake was a ‘human error’.
# Cigarettes
Cigarettes seized at Dublin Airport
Customs officers have seized 10,000 illegal cigarettes worth over €4,000 at Dublin Airport.
# Court
Court for men arrested during counterfeit investigation
The men were arrested as part of a European investigation involving a number of law enforcement agencies.
# Court
Louis Walsh accuser appears in court
Leonard Watters has appeared at Dublin District Court today charged with falsely accusing the Westlife manager of indecent assault.
# Shooting
Man charged and named in connection with north Dublin murder
Edward Flanagan was shot dead at an apartment in Santry on Wednesday.
Court appearances for those arrested in connection with drug seizures in Dublin and Cavan
Almost 1,000 cannabis plants at various stages of growth were seized by Gardaí at three growhouses in Dublin and Co Cavan on Friday as part of Operation Nitrogen, which is investigating an Asian organised crime group
# Ivor Callely
Ivor Callely fined €60 and given penalty points over mobile phone use
Callely was found to have used his mobile phone while driving in Dublin last October.
# Courts
Two appear in court over Co Meath drug seizure
Two men appear before Dublin District Court following a raid on a business premises in Slane on Thursday afternoon.
# Bloody Mary
Councillor convicted of assault over Harney paint incident
Louise Minihan of Éirígí is convicted of throwing red paint over then-Minister for Health, Mary Harney, in November.