The teenager, who has been charged over the assault, will appear before the Children’s Court in Smithfield on Friday morning. Photograph: Getty Images

(...) treatment. The teenager, who has been charged over the assault, will appear before the Children’s Court in(...)

Cork City Coroner, Dr Myra Cullinane said the inquest into the death of Gerard ‘Topper’ Staunton could go ahead given that no criminal proceedings are currently being contemplated.

(...) prosecutions at this point in time over the killing of Staunton, Sgt Twomey told Cork City Coroner’s Court(...)

A recent study suggested that it was more difficult for women to break into certain areas of the legal profession, such as criminal, commercial and constitutional law. Photograph: Getty Images

(...) specifics about the kind of discrimination,” says retired Supreme Court judge Ms Justice Catherine(...)

Minister for Children and Youth Affairs James Reilly announced the publication of the Adoption (Amendment) Bill 2016. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

(...) give legal effect to the children’s referendum proposal. Minister for Children and Youth Affairs(...)

The Central Criminal Court trial of the child’s parents has heard a garda report that there were allegations of sexual abuse against two children in the foster family. Photograph: Thinkstock

(...) contact with four children. The court heard only one set of allegations came to court where he admitted(...)

Tanaiste Joan Burton and her entourage were allegedly trapped in a car following a graduation just after midday on November 15th, 2014 File photograph: Nick Bradshaw

(...) and missiles thrown. The boy, now aged 16, but who was 15 at the time of the incident, was in court(...)

Paul Murphy sharply criticised TDs who earlier raised his case during a debate on crime and criminal gangs and called on them to withdraw their remarks and apologise. Photograph: Collins Courts.

(...) initiated in the District Court, the DPP applied to have it moved to the Circuit Court, where the maximum(...)

(...) repossession. Under this proposal a court will be unable to hear a repossession case until it has been(...)

In December 2002 the priest, the late Fr Paddy McDonagh, also known as Fr Aloysius  was withdrawn by his then Provincial from Sallynoggin parish in Dublin where he had been serving, after he had been accused by a female relative of abusing her when she was a child.Photograph: Christian Hartmann/Reuters

The review by the church’s National Board for Safeguarding Children did not name the Salvatorian(...)

(...) (SEC) had been successfully upheld by the High Court. While this is a welcome and positive outcome for(...)