The Four Courts: Costs were awarded to woman’s family as the case raised issues of ‘great public importance’. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

All medical evidence suggested chances of successful live birth ‘virtually non-existent’

The three-judge High Court, comprising the President of the High Court, Mr Justice Nicholas Kearns, Ms Justice Marie Baker and Ms Justice Caroline Costello found there was no genuine prospect the somatic process would lead to the birth of a live baby.

Decision will not be appealed after court told interests of unborn had been fully considered

The three judge High Court, comprising the President of the High Court, Mr Justice Nicholas Kearns, Ms Justice Marie Baker and Ms Justice Caroline Costello has heard final legal arguments and will rule on he matter on Friday, St Stephens’ Day. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Three judge High Court to rule Friday on case of clinically dead pregnant woman

John Rogers SC, for the woman’s father, argued the Eighth Amendment to the Constitution, which sets down the equal right to life of the mother and the unborn, was not applicable to this case. Photograph: Frank Miller

Three-judge court to gives its verdict on St Stephen’s Day

A three judge High Court will rule on Friday on whether the young pregnant woman’s life support may be turned off in accordance with her family’s wishes.

Court hears chances of baby being born alive and intact are small

The High Court has begun hearing submissions in the case of a young pregnant woman who has been deemed clinically dead but remains on life support.

Father of brain dead woman says chances of foetus surviving minimal and he wants daughter to ‘have dignity’

A three judge High Court will sit tomorrow to determine the fate of a young pregnant woman who has been deemed clinically dead but remains on life support.

‘Time is of the essence’ judge says as court to hear application from parents

Gorse Hill, Vico Road, Killiney: residence of some of  lawyer Brian O’Donnell’s children

Supreme Court rejects appeal against repossession of €6m house

 Ninety-year-old George Redmond arriving at the Four Courts on Friday. Photograph: Courts Collins

Former assistant Dublin city and county manager (90) relieved at High Court result

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