Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 2°C Sunday 28 November 2021

#Judges

# judges - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Natalia Kills has sort of apologised for her mad rant on X Factor New Zealand
# Sun Kills-moon
From The Daily Edge
# Sun Kills-moon

Natalia Kills has sort of apologised for her mad rant on X Factor New Zealand

Mar 19th 2015, 8:03 AM 4,000 Views 5 Comments

“I was encouraged to be outspoken and things got out of hand.”

# judges - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

"New Zealand deserves them": Louis Walsh has his say on fired X Factor judges
# Controversial
# Controversial

"New Zealand deserves them": Louis Walsh has his say on fired X Factor judges

Mar 18th 2015, 1:16 PM 27,908 Views 29 Comments

The duo, meanwhile, have travelled to LA.

# judges - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Three judges have been sacked for watching porn in their offices
# Britain
# Britain

Three judges have been sacked for watching porn in their offices

Mar 17th 2015, 12:05 PM 15,909 Views 27 Comments

Not a great idea, to be fair.

# judges - Monday 16 March, 2015

"You make me sick": These comments got X Factor judges fired for 'bullying' a contestant
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

"You make me sick": These comments got X Factor judges fired for 'bullying' a contestant

Mar 16th 2015, 9:00 AM 57,708 Views 51 Comments

Natalia Kills and Willy Moon have been given the boot.

X Factor New Zealand judges fired after 'disgusting' rant at contestant
# Nasty Natalia
From The Daily Edge
# Nasty Natalia

X Factor New Zealand judges fired after 'disgusting' rant at contestant

Mar 16th 2015, 8:53 AM 6,658 Views 4 Comments

Singers Natalia Kills and Willy Moon called contestant Joe Irvine “disgusting” for wearing a suit. Literally.

# judges - Sunday 25 January, 2015

Here's how much was spent on criminal legal aid in 2014
# Courts
# Courts

Here's how much was spent on criminal legal aid in 2014

Jan 25th 2015, 8:00 AM 10,974 Views 25 Comments

The expenditure has reduced by about €10 million in the last six years.

# judges - Saturday 6 December, 2014

Tayto crisps, Mary Lou McDonald, and U2: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Tayto crisps, Mary Lou McDonald, and U2: The week in numbers

Dec 6th 2014, 7:30 PM 13,140 Views 4 Comments

Plus: How many homeowners are more than two years behind with their mortgage repayments?

# judges - Friday 21 November, 2014

Irish people seem to trust the judges and the legal system...
# Greco
# Greco

Irish people seem to trust the judges and the legal system...

Nov 21st 2014, 11:02 AM 9,834 Views 47 Comments

… although politicians, not so much.

# judges - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

Court of Appeal sits for the first time, but they already have a 'ready-made backlog'
# Day One
# Day One

Court of Appeal sits for the first time, but they already have a 'ready-made backlog'

Nov 5th 2014, 10:47 PM 13,179 Views 15 Comments

The President of the Court said it is their goal to keep up to date with current appeals as far as reasonably possible.

# judges - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Here are the newly appointed Court of Appeal judges who start work next week
# Justice
# Justice

Here are the newly appointed Court of Appeal judges who start work next week

Oct 29th 2014, 8:32 PM 14,903 Views 32 Comments

Chief Justice, Justice Susan Denham said the court will help with delays in the system.

# judges - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

New appointments chosen to fill vacancies in High Court
# Court Services
# Court Services

New appointments chosen to fill vacancies in High Court

Oct 21st 2014, 9:38 PM 19,266 Views 9 Comments

Two serving judges were also appointed to the Court of Appeal.

# judges - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Judges claim €1.67 million in expenses - But who cost the most?
# Legal Costs
# Legal Costs

Judges claim €1.67 million in expenses - But who cost the most?

Oct 16th 2014, 5:13 PM 19,511 Views 40 Comments

One judge cost the state €45,222 in expenses.

# judges - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Four judges chosen to fill vacancies in High Court
# New Kids On The Block
# New Kids On The Block

Four judges chosen to fill vacancies in High Court

Oct 15th 2014, 7:30 AM 9,257 Views 8 Comments

The judges have been nominated to fill the vacancies that will arise when other High Court judges move to the new Court of Appeal.

# judges - Friday 10 October, 2014

Irish judges are among the best paid in Europe
# Approach The Bench
# Approach The Bench

Irish judges are among the best paid in Europe

Oct 10th 2014, 11:38 AM 7,614 Views 54 Comments

A judge at the beginning of their career can expect to take home €122,512.

# judges - Monday 6 October, 2014

Ireland's judges are struggling to 'maintain services to which people have a right'
# Chief Justice
# Chief Justice

Ireland's judges are struggling to 'maintain services to which people have a right'

Oct 6th 2014, 2:33 PM 9,223 Views 36 Comments

Ireland has the lowest number of judges per capita in Europe.

# judges - Saturday 6 September, 2014

Irish students' bacteria discovery could help feed the world
# San Francisco
# San Francisco

Irish students' bacteria discovery could help feed the world

Sep 6th 2014, 7:45 AM 13,334 Views 17 Comments

Now they’re on their way to San Francisco, where they will compete for a global award.

# judges - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

The High Court has two new judges, both women
# Judiciary
# Judiciary

The High Court has two new judges, both women

Jul 23rd 2014, 6:37 PM 20,303 Views 20 Comments

Another male judge has been nominated for a vacancy that arises in the High Court later this year.

# judges - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Judges given advice on Garda taping as solicitors ask for records
# Gardagate
# Gardagate

Judges given advice on Garda taping as solicitors ask for records

Mar 27th 2014, 5:35 PM 11,014 Views 33 Comments

A number of defence solicitors are believed to be asking if their conversations with clients were taped.

# judges - Friday 21 February, 2014

Dáil to debate plan to take senior Garda and judicial appointments from government
# On The Bench
# On The Bench

Dáil to debate plan to take senior Garda and judicial appointments from government

Feb 21st 2014, 7:15 AM 6,547 Views 22 Comments

Independent TD Shane Ross says that “the system is rotten”.

# judges - Thursday 30 January, 2014

Judges want to change how judges are appointed
# Legal Matters
# Legal Matters

Judges want to change how judges are appointed

Jan 30th 2014, 5:30 PM 8,516 Views 95 Comments

A committee of judges say that the changes are necessary to maintain the impartiality of the judiciary.

# judges - Saturday 11 January, 2014

High Court, Mars, and Niall Horan: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

High Court, Mars, and Niall Horan: The week in numbers

Jan 11th 2014, 7:30 PM 11,371 Views 2 Comments

Plus: Where did Michael Noonan rank out of Europe’s Finance Ministers in a Financial Times list?

# judges - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Former Head of Legal at Danske Bank appointed to High Court
# Judges
# Judges

Former Head of Legal at Danske Bank appointed to High Court

Dec 17th 2013, 10:26 PM 14,443 Views 46 Comments

Dr Max Barrett was nominated by the government following today’s Cabinet meeting.

# judges - Monday 2 December, 2013

'Reckless journalism' could affect Thomas Byrne's prison safety, claims lawyer
# Thomas Byrne
# Thomas Byrne

'Reckless journalism' could affect Thomas Byrne's prison safety, claims lawyer

Dec 2nd 2013, 8:00 PM 13,842 Views 23 Comments

A number of newspaper reports claiming that Byrne had acted on behalf of suspected criminal figures were rejected in court today.

# judges - Saturday 16 November, 2013

Over 2,000 people have signed a petition calling for a judge to resign
# Justice
# Justice

Over 2,000 people have signed a petition calling for a judge to resign

Nov 16th 2013, 12:06 PM 40,930 Views 236 Comments

Judge Martin Nolan this week gave a suspended sentence to a man found with 7,000 indecent images of children, sparking outrage, but a legal professional called the petition “ridiculous”.

# judges - Sunday 5 May, 2013

# judges - Monday 29 April, 2013

Gardaí 'should be treated like judges' in pay talks
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Gardaí 'should be treated like judges' in pay talks

Apr 29th 2013, 11:06 AM 8,331 Views 58 Comments

The Garda Representative Association sees the situation of rank and file gardaí as similar to that of judges.

# judges - Saturday 20 April, 2013

Pakistan court extends Musharraf custody
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Pakistan court extends Musharraf custody

Apr 20th 2013, 12:18 PM 3,172 Views 5 Comments

He was arrested yesterday ahead of key elections – the arrest was due to Musharraf’s decision to sack judges when he imposed emergency rule in November 2007.

# judges - Friday 19 April, 2013

Column: Judges and ministers public spat will achieve nothing, but reform is needed
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Judges and ministers public spat will achieve nothing, but reform is needed

Apr 19th 2013, 7:00 AM 66 Views 14 Comments

Tensions are high this week between the judicial and executive branches of government, writes Roderic O’Gorman, who says if we want a truly independent judiciary, we must be prepared to undertake radical reform.

# judges - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

Judges happy that their concerns are 'fully understood'
# Meetings
# Meetings

Judges happy that their concerns are 'fully understood'

Apr 17th 2013, 8:15 PM 5,549 Views 34 Comments

A row between the judiciary and the government seems to have fizzled out today with two separate developments.

# judges - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

Taoiseach will not intervene in Shatter's row with judges
# Judges
# Judges

Taoiseach will not intervene in Shatter's row with judges

Apr 16th 2013, 4:36 PM 5,384 Views 30 Comments

Opposition TDs today called on Kenny to step in after the dispute broke out this week over judicial independence.

Poll: Do you think judicial independence is being undermined?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think judicial independence is being undermined?

Apr 16th 2013, 10:58 AM 8,042 Views 36 Comments

The Government has been accused of demolishing the judiciary “brick by brick”.

# judges - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

Italy court orders retrial for Amanda Knox
# Meredith Kercher
# Meredith Kercher

Italy court orders retrial for Amanda Knox

Mar 26th 2013, 9:42 AM 20,887 Views 87 Comments

Amanda Knox and her former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito were acquitted on appeal in 2011 for the killing of Meredith Kercher – but now face a retrial.

# judges - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

President won't say if he would take further pay cut under Croke Park II
# Croke Park II
# Croke Park II

President won't say if he would take further pay cut under Croke Park II

Feb 26th 2013, 10:33 AM 8,812 Views 62 Comments

Michael D Higgins already voluntarily cut his pay by 23.5 per cent to just under €250,000 in 2011 but Áras an Uachtaráin will not say whether he would take a further pay cut.

# judges - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

RCNI calls for an end to granting bail after conviction for rape
# Sentencing
# Sentencing

RCNI calls for an end to granting bail after conviction for rape

Jan 23rd 2013, 10:07 AM 3,645 Views 38 Comments

The Rape Crisis Network Ireland has called for renewed urgency in reforming sentencing and bail practices following this week’s controversial sentencing at a Dublin court.

# judges - Sunday 16 December, 2012

Specialist judges to 'speedily' deal with insolvency applications
# Insolvency
# Insolvency

Specialist judges to 'speedily' deal with insolvency applications

Dec 16th 2012, 12:07 PM 4,596 Views 20 Comments

Minister Shatter said that this is due to the new work for the courts as a result of the Personal Insolvency Bill.

# judges - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Column: Heather Perrin’s conviction exposes flaws in the system
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Heather Perrin’s conviction exposes flaws in the system

Dec 11th 2012, 7:00 AM 408 Views 0 Comments

The system by which Ireland appoints its judges is now under scrutiny, writes Sarah McCabe – so how does it hold up?

# judges - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Islamist protesters force Egypt court to halt session
# Egypt
# Egypt

Islamist protesters force Egypt court to halt session

Dec 2nd 2012, 2:45 PM 2,423 Views 4 Comments

The court had been due to rule on the legality of the Islamist-dominated constituent assembly, which drafted a new constitution that was announced yesterday.

# judges - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Howlin says new law on Oireachtas inquiries will require "careful balances"
# Inquiries
# Inquiries

Howlin says new law on Oireachtas inquiries will require "careful balances"

Nov 1st 2012, 11:05 AM 2,084 Views 23 Comments

The Minister said he was anxious to give authority back to the Oireachtas itself as opposed to the Government.

TV RECAP: 24 best moments from Ireland’s Ultimate Debutante Episode 3
# Freeze The Show
From The Daily Edge
# Freeze The Show

TV RECAP: 24 best moments from Ireland’s Ultimate Debutante Episode 3

Nov 1st 2012, 10:17 AM 1,891 Views 0 Comments

Starring a tomboy, a beauty pageant queen and a barista.

# judges - Friday 19 October, 2012

The Evening Fix... now with added Shane Ross haircut
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Shane Ross haircut

Oct 19th 2012, 7:59 PM 12,019 Views 4 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.