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Wednesday 29 November 2023 Dublin: 3°C

# Gemma O'Doherty

This year
Holocaust group writes to Helen McEntee about 'anti-Semitic' newspaper edited by Gemma O'Doherty
A report by
Stephen McDermott
The Irish Light regularly was the subject of concerns by Holocaust Education Ireland.
Gemma O'Doherty denies claim she breached court order from mother of teen who died by suicide
O’Doherty’s lawyers said she is the controller of one of three Twitter accounts alleged to have harassed the mother of a young man who died by suicide.
Woman seeks disclosure order against Gemma O'Doherty following alleged breach of injunction
Edel Campbell claims that O’Doherty has wrongly used the image of her son Diego Gilsenan in an article linking unexplained deaths to the Covid-19 vaccination.
Court makes orders preventing Gemma O'Doherty from harassing mother of teen who died by suicide
The mother of the teenage boy is suing O’Doherty over her alleged use of his photo without consent.
Woman claims she's been target of online harassment after taking case against Gemma O'Doherty
The claim has been made by Edel Campbell.
Mother of teenager who died by suicide sues Gemma O'Doherty for using son's image for article
The image of 18-year-old Diego Gilsenan appeared in an article trying to link sudden deaths to Covid-19 vaccines.
Last year
Gemma O'Doherty convicted and fined for breaching Covid regulations
She was among a group of people at anti-restrictions protest in the Grand Parade, in Cork city, on the afternoon of 12 December, 2020.
Gemma O'Doherty withdraws appeal against conviction over incident on footbridge over N11
O’Doherty was not in court for the scheduled hearing.
O'Doherty and Waters do not have to pay legal fees for Covid restrictions court case
The Supreme Court issued the ruling today.
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.
Supreme Court reserves decision in an appeal brought by Gemma O’Doherty and John Waters
The court gave no indication as to when it would give its decision.
All time
Gemma O'Doherty receives suspended sentence over threatening and abusive behaviour
O’Doherty received a two-month suspended sentence and a €750 fine for public order offences today.
Gemma O'Doherty says hospital's action against her over videos is 'spurious and outrageous'
O’Doherty said that the claim against her were “lies”, that others were lying, and that she was telling the truth.”
Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters must pay legal costs of failed appeal, Court of Appeal rules.
The judges found that normal rule whereby the losing side should pay the legal costs should be applied.
Judgement reserved in Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters court appeal
The appeal is against the court’s refusal to permit the two to bring their challenge and its award of costs of that hearing against them.
Gemma O'Doherty could face further criminal charges over bridge protest
A video of the incident went viral on social media platforms last month.
Gemma O'Doherty tells High Court judge she fears for her safety
O’Doherty said she had been abused on the street because of “fake news” published about her.
Gemma O'Doherty denies trying to evade service of defamation proceedings against her by Jimmy Guerin
In his action, Guerin claims he was defamed in comments allegedly posted by O’Doherty about him on social media.
Gemma O Doherty allegedly evading service of defamation proceedings against her by Jimmy Guerin
A number of efforts to serve her with documents have been unsuccessful.
Court rules Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters must pay costs for Covid-19 legal challenge
The judge said that the costs should be limited to the two-day hearing of their application only.
Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters to appeal court's dismissal of legal action
The High Court refused to grant them permission to challenge laws introduced by the State due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
High Court rejects legal challenge by Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters to Covid-19 laws
The pair had claimed the emergency Covid-19 legislation passed by the Oireachtas is unconstitutional.
O'Doherty compares Covid-19 restrictions to living in 'Nazi Germany' at High Court hearing
There was once again a heavy garda presence outside the court.
Gardaí say file to be submitted to DPP after crowd gathers outside Four Courts
Over 20 supporters of the case taken by Gemma O’Doherty and John Waters gathered outside the courts.
AGSI to write to Drew Harris over live-streamed 'abuse' of garda at Dublin Covid-19 checkpoint
The incident occurred on Dublin’s quays earlier today.
Supporters kept from entering Four Courts for hearing on Waters and O'Doherty case
There was a heavy garda presence today as the pair challenged the State over the Covid-19 restrictions.
Extra security expected at Four Courts amid fears of large crowd for Waters and O'Doherty case
The pair are challenging the State over its decision to implement emergency restrictions in response to Covid-19.
Gardaí are investigating the gathering of people at the Four Courts yesterday
The group had gathered to witness the beginning of a case taken against the State over its Covid-19 pandemic restrictions.
State to oppose 'quite substantial' challenge against Covid-19 laws by Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters
O’Doherty argued that Irish people should be allowed to go outside and “build up a herd immunity.”
Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters launch High Court proceedings claiming Covid-19 laws are unconstitutional
They are seeking to have various pieces or recently enacted legislation declared null and void by a judge of the High Court.
Couple from supermarket ad campaign 'considering leaving Ireland' after online abuse
They have called for more robust hate-crime legislation to be introduced.
Brother of Veronica Guerin takes defamation action against Gemma O'Doherty
Court papers for the proceedings were filed on Monday.
'This has gone on for too long': Gardaí and Dublin City Council in dispute over policing of Google protests
Internal correspondence shows how gardaí and DCC disagreed over the management of the protests.
Gemma O'Doherty takes legal action against Village Magazine
It’s understood the legal action relates to a recent editorial published in the magazine.
Dublin City councillor issues complaint against Gemma O'Doherty over hijab comments
A formal complaint was made to gardaí yesterday.
Councillors meet with gardaí to discuss Gemma O'Doherty-led protests at Google HQ
Gardaí said they had received over 40 complaints about the Barrow St protests.
Special council meeting called to address Gemma O'Doherty-led protests at Google HQ
It is understood protesters were approached by gardaí yesterday afternoon.
YouTube bans Gemma O'Doherty over 'hate speech' policy breaches
O’Doherty continued to post videos on a second YouTube account despite receiving a seven-day ban.
Gemma O'Doherty launches legal action against science writer David Robert Grimes
Grimes launched a case against O’Doherty last month.
Science writer takes legal action against Gemma O'Doherty
High Court proceedings were issued against O’Doherty yesterday.