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# in-court - Monday 30 November, 2015

Judge asked not to jail Dublin man who had sex with 15-year-old
# Online Grooming
# Online Grooming

Judge asked not to jail Dublin man who had sex with 15-year-old

Nov 30th 2015, 6:38 PM 27,586 Views 0 Comments

The man had sex with the girl after chatting with her online using a fake profile.

# in-court - Sunday 22 November, 2015

Man charged with IRA membership refuses to stand before judges
# Sunday Sitting
# Sunday Sitting

Man charged with IRA membership refuses to stand before judges

Nov 22nd 2015, 4:48 PM 33,289 Views 0 Comments

The Dublin man (54) was arrested in Laois yesterday by the Special Detective Unit.

# in-court - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Man who abused stepdaughters over decade represents "dark underbelly of Irish family life"
# John Joe Patterson
# John Joe Patterson

Man who abused stepdaughters over decade represents "dark underbelly of Irish family life"

Nov 10th 2015, 8:13 AM 24,407 Views 17 Comments

“I went to my mother for help as a child … but she gave me no help and ignored my plea,” Emma Witherow – now 28 – said.

# in-court - Monday 9 November, 2015

Jury sworn-in for trial of man accused of murdering Sonia Blount
# Plaza Hotel
# Plaza Hotel

Jury sworn-in for trial of man accused of murdering Sonia Blount

Nov 9th 2015, 2:21 PM 28,983 Views 0 Comments

Eric Locke (33) of St Johns Park East, Clondalkin, has pleaded not guilty at the Central Criminal Court.

# in-court - Friday 6 November, 2015

Man who punched and bit wife gets suspended sentence
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Man who punched and bit wife gets suspended sentence

Nov 6th 2015, 7:22 PM 15,574 Views 0 Comments

The 38-year-old food delivery man admitted to gardaí that he had punched and bitten his wife.

# in-court - Thursday 5 November, 2015

"Accused deceased": Case against Garda killer dealt with at Special Criminal Court
# Adrian Crevan Mackin
# Adrian Crevan Mackin

"Accused deceased": Case against Garda killer dealt with at Special Criminal Court

Nov 5th 2015, 1:37 PM 17,404 Views 38 Comments

Adrian Crevan Mackin was charged with IRA membership in January.

# in-court - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Partner of deceased man denies she knew body was in bedroom wardrobe
# Christopher Jackson
# Christopher Jackson

Partner of deceased man denies she knew body was in bedroom wardrobe

Nov 4th 2015, 2:05 PM 16,944 Views 0 Comments

Anthony Locke has pleaded not guilty to murdering Christopher Jackson at an apartment on Prussia Street in Dublin.

# in-court - Monday 2 November, 2015

'My childhood was like a war zone': Daughter says father's abuse ruined her life
# James Broderick
# James Broderick

'My childhood was like a war zone': Daughter says father's abuse ruined her life

Nov 2nd 2015, 3:01 PM 17,889 Views 13 Comments

Rita Broderick was raped and sexually abused as a young girl. She has described her father’s seven year sentence as a ‘good outcome’.

# in-court - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Ex-Scout leader jailed for camping trip assaults on boys during 70s and 80s
# David O'brien
# David O'brien

Ex-Scout leader jailed for camping trip assaults on boys during 70s and 80s

Oct 15th 2015, 7:40 PM 21,624 Views 0 Comments

David O’Brien, of Benburb Street in Dublin, sexually abused six young boys on camping trips in the late 70s and early 80s.

# in-court - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

80-year-old who assaulted child multiple times a day has jail term cut
# Cork
# Cork

80-year-old who assaulted child multiple times a day has jail term cut

Oct 13th 2015, 7:00 PM 15,410 Views 0 Comments

Patrick Bassett was sentenced to four years in prison in May of last year. The assaults date back to the 1970s.

# in-court - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Man who bit off victim's ear in unprovoked pub attack loses appeal
# Sinister
# Sinister

Man who bit off victim's ear in unprovoked pub attack loses appeal

Oct 8th 2015, 6:10 PM 12,611 Views 15 Comments

The injured party had been “permanently disfigured” as a result of the attack, the judge said.

# in-court - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Appeal by couple convicted of letting MS sufferer die with 'maggots in her infected bedsores'
# Filthy Conditions
# Filthy Conditions

Appeal by couple convicted of letting MS sufferer die with 'maggots in her infected bedsores'

Oct 7th 2015, 6:42 PM 16,023 Views 0 Comments

They contend the jury should have been allowed to consider the HSE’s alleged culpability in the death of immobile MS sufferer Evelyn Joel.

# in-court - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Republican Thomas 'Slab' Murphy pleads not guilty to tax offences
# Slab Murphy
# Slab Murphy

Republican Thomas 'Slab' Murphy pleads not guilty to tax offences

Oct 6th 2015, 12:22 PM 16,055 Views 0 Comments

The prominent republican is being prosecuted on foot of an investigation by the Criminal Assets Bureau.

# in-court - Monday 21 September, 2015

Someone's launched a (very) last minute challenge against same-sex marriage
# No
# No

Someone's launched a (very) last minute challenge against same-sex marriage

Sep 21st 2015, 10:50 PM 49,275 Views 199 Comments

Gerry Walshe, an electrician from Clare, wants a judicial review.

# in-court - Friday 24 July, 2015

Ex-Anglo officials hid accounts from taxman, jury told
# Closing Speeches
# Closing Speeches

Ex-Anglo officials hid accounts from taxman, jury told

Jul 24th 2015, 1:43 PM 9,084 Views 0 Comments

Closing speeches are taking place in the trial of three former Anglo officials.

# in-court - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

US seeks extradition of Wicklow man over black market 'Silk Road' website
# IN COURT
# IN COURT

US seeks extradition of Wicklow man over black market 'Silk Road' website

Jul 14th 2015, 6:16 PM 15,246 Views 0 Comments

The 27-year-old is wanted for trial by US authorities on charges of conspiracy to distribute narcotics and conspiracy to commit money laundering.

# in-court - Saturday 4 July, 2015

Two charged after shotgun discharged in a child's playground
# IN COURT
# IN COURT

Two charged after shotgun discharged in a child's playground

Jul 4th 2015, 12:20 PM 21,191 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened on Thursday.

# in-court - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Here's why RTÉ's news story about Denis O'Brien was blocked by the courts
# Redacted
# Redacted

Here's why RTÉ's news story about Denis O'Brien was blocked by the courts

Jun 3rd 2015, 12:20 PM 29,672 Views 82 Comments

There are ‘minimal redactions’.

# in-court - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Denis O'Brien begins injunction case against RTÉ - reporting restrictions imposed on media
# IN COURT
# IN COURT

Denis O'Brien begins injunction case against RTÉ - reporting restrictions imposed on media

May 12th 2015, 4:35 PM 18,468 Views 0 Comments

The businessman is seeking to prevent the broadcast of a news story in which he features.

# in-court - Monday 13 April, 2015

Woman charged with assisting suicide faces further wait for trial
# IN COURT
# IN COURT

Woman charged with assisting suicide faces further wait for trial

Apr 13th 2015, 3:40 PM 24,346 Views 0 Comments

Gail O’Rorke is the first person in the State to be charged with the offence.

# in-court - Friday 10 April, 2015

John Joe Nevin has been banned from every pub in Westmeath
# IN COURT
# IN COURT

John Joe Nevin has been banned from every pub in Westmeath

Apr 10th 2015, 10:48 PM 66,735 Views 0 Comments

The boxer was one of five people to appear in court, charged over a bar brawl on Easter Monday night.

# in-court - Saturday 28 March, 2015

Graham Dwyer was looking forward to a steak dinner upon his release
# Behind The Scenes
# Behind The Scenes

Graham Dwyer was looking forward to a steak dinner upon his release

Mar 28th 2015, 7:30 AM 49,305 Views 59 Comments

The moment a man so certain of freedom on Thursday has had the door slammed on his previous middle-class life.

# in-court - Saturday 8 November, 2014

"Bonkers" ... That's what Peter Robinson thinks of the 'gay marriage cake' row
# Equality Street
# Equality Street

"Bonkers" ... That's what Peter Robinson thinks of the 'gay marriage cake' row

Nov 8th 2014, 12:10 PM 14,856 Views 151 Comments

An Antrim bakery firm is being taken to court over its refusal to bake a Bert & Ernie ‘pro-gay marriage’ cake.

# in-court - Friday 25 October, 2013

Man charged with Elaine O'Hara murder due in court this morning
# IN COURT
# IN COURT

Man charged with Elaine O'Hara murder due in court this morning

Oct 25th 2013, 6:30 AM 15,367 Views 0 Comments

41-year-old Graham Dwyer from Foxrock was asked by gardaí when he was charged if he had anything to say, he response was, “I do. Not guilty”.

# in-court - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Sandusky trial set to begin in Pennsylvania
# IN COURT
From The42
# IN COURT

Sandusky trial set to begin in Pennsylvania

Jun 5th 2012, 12:16 PM 179 Views 0 Comments

The former Penn State defensive coach is in the dock after a string of child sex abuse allegations.