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#High Court

# high-court - Yesterday’s News

Men remanded in custody over failure to vacate controversial Roscommon farm

The judge urged both men to get legal advice.

# high-court - Wednesday 18 November, 2020

Interim examiner appointed to Norwegian Air companies

The airline has been severely impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic.

# high-court - Friday 13 November, 2020

Minister for Justice and Irish Prison Service appeal data watchdog finding about officers' thumbprints

The case against the DPC was launched in the High Court on Tuesday.

# high-court - Thursday 12 November, 2020

Dunnes Stores takes High Court action to prevent Mr Price selling food from same retail park

The supermarket claims that the rival outlet selling food and groceries breaches a restrictive covenant contained in lease agreements.

# high-court - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

High Court judge says child rapist can be named 'in public interest' despite Court of Appeal judgement

Judge Tony Hunt placed a 28-day stay on his order pending an application to the Court of Appeal.

# high-court - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

High Court rules that John Delaney must examine documents seized by ODCE by mid-January

The court has been asked by the ODCE to determine if some files are covered by legal professional privilege.

Convicted human trafficker who was wanted for over a decade is arrested and appears before High Court

Liviu Biliuta (55) had been living at a west Dublin address, the court heard.

# high-court - Monday 9 November, 2020

Shooting enthusiast brings High Court action over potential Level 5 prosecution

John Flannery fears that persons engaged in rough shooting could end up facing a criminal prosecution, which he claims is unlawful.

# high-court - Friday 6 November, 2020

Judge orders arrest of persons occupying controversial repossessed farm

The judge said it was clear that individuals were engaged in “a consorted effort to undermine an order of the High Court”.

# high-court - Thursday 5 November, 2020

Child of alleged Isis fighter challenges state's decision not to recognise him as Irish citizen

The boy’s Irish citizenship was based on his father’s naturalisation which was retrospectively revoked by the State.

# high-court - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

US drug company Perrigo fails in High Court bid to overturn €1.64 billion Irish tax demand

Revenue issued the revised tax demand after an audit of the company in 2016.

# high-court - Tuesday 27 October, 2020

State will not appeal decision refusing to surrender Ian Bailey to French authorities

The High Court earlier this month refused to order his surrender.

# high-court - Thursday 22 October, 2020

RTÉ apologises to Declan Ganley over Prime Time programme broadcast 12 years ago

No other details of the settlement were aired in open court.

# high-court - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Midwife convicted of money laundering offences challenges HSE decision to dismiss her

The action has been taken by Samantha Sinnott, a midwife at Wexford General Hospital.

# high-court - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

Garda launches High Court challenge aimed at preventing dismissal from force

The action has been brought by Garda Paul Mulcair, who is stationed at Kinsale Garda Station in Co Cork.

# high-court - Friday 16 October, 2020

ODCE objects to John Delaney getting extra time to complete file inspection process

The matter will return before the High Court in two weeks’ time.

# high-court - Thursday 15 October, 2020

Over 100 jobs set to go at clothing retailer Pamela Scott

Provisional liquidators were appointed in the High Court today to two related companies that operate Pamela Scott shops

# high-court - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

FBD employee says advice he gave to publican that Covid-19 pandemic was covered was an error

An FBD executive accepted that he told the director of the Lemon and Duke bar that its policy covered losses that may arise due to Covid-19 in the event of a forced closure.

# high-court - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Bar owners say they were 'given assurances' that insurer FBD would cover losses caused by Covid-19

The High Court heard further submissions in a case taken by bars against the insurer.

# high-court - Monday 12 October, 2020

Privacy activist Max Schrems challenges DPC probe of Facebook EU-US data transfers

The case was heard before the High Court today.

High Court rules that Ian Bailey cannot be extradited to France in connection with murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier

Bailey has always denied any role in the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier in west Cork in 1996.

# high-court - Friday 2 October, 2020

High Court rules against Ryanair, says State travel advice is legal

The judge found that the government acted lawfully in providing travel advice and public health advice in respect of the pandemic.

# high-court - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

Hotel operator sues over insurer's failure to pay out on business interruption claim

The hotel operator is seeking damages for breach of contract and negligence.

# high-court - Thursday 24 September, 2020

Gardaí dispute claims they abandoned failed asylum seeker at African airport

The man claims that he has been living at the airport terminal ever since.

# high-court - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Leaving Cert students at fee-paying south Dublin school launch High Court case against Government

Papers were filed on behalf of the students in the High Court yesterday.

# high-court - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Failed asylum seeker claims he was abandoned by gardaí at airport six months ago

The man claims he was left in an airport terminal without money, a telephone or his luggage, the High Court heard.

# high-court - Thursday 17 September, 2020

High Court will rule on Ryanair's challenge to the State's travel advice next month

Ryanair claims the measures amount to international travel restrictions.

# high-court - Wednesday 16 September, 2020

Ryanair is 'mischaracterising' Ireland's travel measures by calling them 'restrictions', court told

The State was responding in court to claims made by Ryanair about the measures.

First High Court challenge to Leaving Cert calculated grade system

The action is being taken by a student who missed out on a place to study medicine at Trinity College by two points.

# high-court - Monday 14 September, 2020

Facebook seeks to quash Data Protection Commissioner's decision over transfer of user data

Facebook Ireland also seeks various declarations including that the DPC has acted unlawfully.

# high-court - Friday 11 September, 2020

Pregnant woman granted permission to challenge State over planned deportation

The woman, from Angola, was not granted asylum by the State and a deportation order was made.

Facebook launches High Court challenge to DPC's order to suspend EU-US data transfers

The DPC told Facebook this week to stop transferring data belonging to European Union users to the US.

# high-court - Monday 7 September, 2020

High Court challenge brought over passport for boy born through surrogacy abroad

In 2017 an application was made to the Minister for Foreign Affairs on the boy’s behalf for an Irish passport.

# high-court - Friday 4 September, 2020

Examiner appointed to pharmacy group directed by former Dragons' Den star

The Cara pharmacy group’s directors are Ramona Nicholas and her husband Canice.

# high-court - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Second home-schooled pupil 'unlikely' to have Leaving Cert results case heard in court this month

The student has made an application to the court to receive ‘calculated grades’.

# high-court - Monday 31 August, 2020

Insurer's bid to halt ombudsman investigation to be 'vigorously opposed', court told

The case was heard in the High Court today.

# high-court - Friday 28 August, 2020

Offaly distillery challenges Revenue's refusal to grant tax relief on alcohol used to make hand sanitiser

The hand sanitiser was used at hospitals, and Revenue’s refusal meant the distillery was liable for €2.1 million.

Home-schooled student will get Leaving Cert grades on the same day as other students

The teen’s work will be assessed in the same manner by an independent teacher.

# high-court - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Minister 'cannot guarantee' home-schooled teen will get Leaving Cert results by 12 September, court hears

The High Court last week quashed a decision to prevent Elijah Burke availing of the calculated grade system.

# high-court - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

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.

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