Mr Justice Paul Carney receives a congratulatory handshake from the president of the High Court, Mr Justice Nicholas Kearns,  at the Four Courts   on the occasion of  his retirement.  Photograph: Collins Courts

Mr Justice Paul Carney has served at the Central Criminal Court since 1991, presiding over more(...)

Mr Justice Paul Carney, who has retired, has been  described as an “innovator” and a “strong advocate” of the rights of victims who was instrumental in putting together a structured criminal justice system that is “fit for purpose”. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

(...), precision and knowledge he brought to his role as judge, over many years in the Central Criminal court(...)

John Calnan, who is no longer in ministry, was sentenced to three years in jail, with the final year suspended, after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting a girl in West Cork in 1989. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney

(...), has a number of previous such convictions.He had pleaded guilty in 2012 at the Central Criminal Court(...)

Jooda Akanbi (39) is charged with murdering 45-year-old Taiwo Jamani on November 13th, 2013 - the date of his death in hospital due to a traumatic brain injury.

(...) was giving his closing speech to the Central Criminal Court in the trial of a 39-year-old man(...)

The sun sets on the address where Nav Sarao Futures Limited is registered, in Hounslow, London April 21, 2015. Navinder Singh Sarao, a high-frequency trader, was arrested in the United Kingdom over charges he manipulated the futures market and played a role in sparking the May 2010 “flash crash”, the US Justice Department said on Tuesday. Through his company Nav Sarao Futures Limited Plc, Sarao profited to the tune of $40 million, the CFTC said, adding that his alleged manipulation stretched over the period from 2010 to 2014 and continued at least through early April of this year. (Photograph: Neil Hall/Reuters)

(...) with 22 criminal counts, including fraud and market manipulation. The news left many grasping for(...)

Waldemar Solowiow (48) was jailed for life for  the murder of Mary Ryan (37) at  his home on Sherrard Street Upper, Dublin 1, between May 18th and 19th, 2012.

(...) of her murder by a majority jury verdict in the Central Criminal Court and was given the mandatory(...)

 Gail O’Rorke:  has pleaded not guilty to aiding, abetting, counselling or procuring the suicide of Bernadette Forde (51). Photograph:  Courts Collins.

Circuit Criminal Court of helping her take her own life by assisting her in obtaining and taking a lethal(...)

Jooda Akanbi (39) of Ashton Avenue, Applewood, Swords, Co Dublin, who has pleaded not  guilty to the murder of 45-year-old Taiwo Jamani. Photograph: Courts Collins.

(...) afternoon giving evidence in his defence to the Central Criminal Court.The trial has heard that the charge(...)

Graham Dwyer has been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of Elaine O’Hara as the trial judge said “a dangerous man is out of the way”.Photograph: Collins Courts. 0:45

(...) gratification, the jury found. Eleven out of 12 jurors were in the Central Criminal Court for the sentence(...)

Mr Justice Tony Hunt found there was no blanket right to have a solicitor present during questioning. Photograph: Collins Courts

Criminal Justice (Legal Aid) Act, 1962 and, unlike civil legal aid, it does not require a financial(...)