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# judgement - 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.

# judgement - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Ryanair strike injunction decision due tomorrow

A 48 hour strike is planned from 12am on Thursday morning.

# judgement - Saturday 27 July, 2019

US Supreme Court approves funding for Trump's border wall

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer denounced the ruling.

# judgement - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

Judge sets aside €14,000 judgement against Donald Trump over planned Doonbeg barrier

Judge Durcan said that Lennon’s vexatious claim “was an attempt to attract publicity”.

# judgement - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Toyota told it can't claim to have the 'Best Built Cars in the World'

A ruling by the Irish advertising authority has ruled it is no longer allowed to use the slogan in its advertising.

# judgement - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

"It's like the day after a funeral" - Ireland's Fittest Family farmer laments sale of herd of 1,000 cattle by bank

Farmer and Ireland’s Fittest Family winner Peter Kingston faces a €2.45 million judgement against him secured by ACC Bank.

# judgement - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Irish family ordered to pay au pair €9,000 over low wages

Fianna Fáil says families are relying on au pairs “due to the soaring costs of childcare”.

# judgement - Monday 1 February, 2016

Garda "ferociously and viciously" attacked by pit bulls during drug search

“It was horrific. I’ve never ever seen anything like that. The dogs were ripping open his leg. He was screaming and there was blood everywhere,” his colleague said.

# judgement - Friday 29 January, 2016

"W is pretty well down the alphabet, yet they've found good reason to go after me"

Mick Wallace has reacted to a judgement in the Commercial Court against him regarding a 2009 loan he received from Ulster Bank.

# judgement - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

'I got a lot of abuse on Twitter after Dole Life, but there's so much more to my story'

Jake Gartland, who you may recognise as Shauna from RTE’s Dole Life, says you should never judge a book by its cover.

# judgement - Friday 4 September, 2015

Setanta Insurance customers will finally get the money they're owed

The firm was wound up in 2014, but over 1,700 claims were outstanding.

# judgement - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Alan Dukes was 'furious' with Michael Noonan for mentioning 'criminality'

Alan Dukes said the Siteserv sale was put before the Central Bank and no issues were found.

# judgement - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Irishman with severe learning difficulties loses life sentence appeal

His case hinged on taped garda interviews not being shown to a jury.

# judgement - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Supreme Court reject appeal alleging discrimination against Traveller student

The school gives priority to pupils whose fathers attended.

# judgement - Sunday 19 October, 2014

From The42 Error count a concern but O'Connor pleased with Leinster's second half Judgement

Error count a concern but O'Connor pleased with Leinster's second half

The Australian head coach was enthused by the performances of Darragh Fanning and the back row.

# judgement - Monday 22 September, 2014

Works to continue on Kilkenny bridges ahead of October court date

The case will be heard again in court on 20 October.

# judgement - Saturday 2 August, 2014

'Southside Slayer' who killed 14 women tells judge "I'll be back" as he's sentenced to death

Chester D. Turner is Los Angeles’ most prolific killer.

# judgement - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Shatter: 'Immigrants have had a transformative impact on Irish society, for the better'

A review integration policy in Ireland is being carried out, with the minister urging people to make written submissions.

# judgement - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

From The42 Liam Williams cited for Payne-like mid-air tackle on Alex Cuthbert Judgement

Liam Williams cited for Payne-like mid-air tackle on Alex Cuthbert

The Scarlets fullback was sin binned for his challenge, but may face harsher consequences.

# judgement - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

From The42 Ulster's Jared Payne set for hearing in Dublin after red card against Saracens Judgement

Ulster's Jared Payne set for hearing in Dublin after red card against Saracens

Meanwhile, Munster say Casey Lualala will be in a cast for 10 days but should return for the semi-final against Toulon.

# judgement - Friday 6 December, 2013

Sean Dunne fails in bid to overturn bankruptcy

“I am a victim of lots of inaccurate publicity” Sean Dunne is quoted as saying in an email used as evidence in court.

# judgement - Thursday 1 August, 2013

Column: Pope Francis' new and modern rhetoric is refreshing

We’ve watched people disappear from our churches in recent year but Pope Francis has brought some back, writes Father Seamus Ahearne, who says from his first appearance, this pontiff showed he was different.

# judgement - Monday 8 July, 2013

High Court refuses arrest warrant for Snowden

The judge said that the question of where the offence took place is not a minor detail and could have serious consequences.

# judgement - Thursday 9 May, 2013

Priory Hall: "They've already tried to put us on the streets once, they can't try it again"

The Supreme Court today adjourned a decision on whether Dublin City Council must continue to pay accommodation costs for Priory Hall residents until October.

# judgement - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

Supreme Court: Ireland has a right to life, not a right to die

There was standing-room only in the small courtroom on Monday morning as the 7 judges ruled that Marie Fleming, who has MS, did not have the right to end her own life with help from her partner.

# judgement - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Ireland's abortion law under spotlight in Strasbourg

The Council of Europe will assess the government’s action plan on abortion and it is expected the ministers will seek a clear deadline for the implementation of the new legal regime.

# judgement - Monday 27 August, 2012

Samsung shares tumble after court judgement

The company’s shares dropped by 7.5 per cent after a California jury said it had infringed on Apple patents.

# judgement - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

London tower block residents lose appeal against missiles on roof

The missiles are to be placed on the roof of the complex for the duration of the Olympic Games.

# judgement - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Michaela McAreavey murder trial nearing an end

Court has been adjourned until Friday.

# judgement - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Workers who get sick on holidays 'are entitled to another holiday'

That’s according to the Court of Justice of the European Union, which said today that if a worker becomes ill during annual leave, they are entitled to take that leave at another date.

# judgement - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

New laws for search warrants after court finds them unconstitutional

Minister for Justice Alan Shatter has said that new law for search warrants is a priority for government after the Supreme Court ruled the existing law was unconstitutional.

# judgement - Thursday 14 July, 2011

Judgement reserved in Assange extradition appeal Assange This post contains videos

Judgement reserved in Assange extradition appeal

Lawyers failed to agree on the definition of ‘consent’ during the hearing. Assange is facing allegations of rape and sexual molestation if he is extradited to Sweden.