Michelle Morrison, right: case concerns her objections to plans by neighbours to landscape property. Photograph: Eric Luke

A legal dispute between the wife of singer Van Morrison and her neighbours has so far cost Michelle Morrison €875,000, the High Court heard. The figur(...)

Mr Justice Paul McDermott ruled that the High Court did not have the jurisdiction to grant orders permitting experts for convicted persons to access forensic material

The High Court has clarified the law concerning the entitlement of convicted persons to access forensic material gathered during the course of crimin(...)

Joseph and Frankie Sheahan arriving at the Four Courts yesterday for a High Court action. Photograph: Collins Courts

Former Irish rugby player Frankie Sheahan and his brother could face a bank repossession of a number of properties following a High Court ruling on a (...)

When Mr Justice Seamus Noonan in the High Court  observed the costs of the case of a woman with a severe personality disorder would fund a purpose-built unit  in the Republic, Gerry Durcan SC, for the woman, said the legal costs of similar cases involving vulnerable young people over the last 20 years would pay for an entire “purpose-built system”. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A High Court judge has said the costs of legal proceedings by the HSE aimed at keeping an 18-year-old woman with a severe personality disorder in a sp(...)

A young girl with “significant” special needs born in Ireland after her pregnant Nigerian mother claimed she came here due to fears her unborn child might be subjected to female genital mutilation or human sacrifice has won her legal challenge to being refused refugee status.

A young girl with “significant” special needs born in Ireland after her pregnant Nigerian mother claimed she came here due to fears her unborn child m(...)

Brothers James and Joseph Sheehan leaving the High Court yesterday. Photograph: Collins

Brothers Joseph and James Sheehan have reached a settlement in a dispute over a company that owns a half share of the private Galway Clinic health cen(...)

The family of businessman Sean Quinn and State-owned Irish Bank Resolution Corporation (IBRC) have agreed to mediation of their long running and bitte(...)

A planned RTÉ broadcast about the banking affairs between businessman Denis O’Brien and State-owned Irish Bank Resolution Corporation may proceed in part as a result of orders made by the High Court on Wednesday. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times.

A planned RTÉ broadcast about the banking affairs between businessman Denis O’Brien and State-owned Irish Bank Resolution Corporation may proceed in p(...)

A High Court judge has ruled he was neither “sanctimonious” nor biased when dealing with a case involving a family dispute involving an estrange coupl(...)

A detail from Portrait of a Bearded Man by Peter Paul Rubens.

A legal challenge by An Taisce has been brought alleging export licences were not lawfully issued for 10 paintings, some of which are scheduled for sa(...)