After a three-day trial a jury of nine men and three women returned a majority guilty verdict.

(...) drinkers and the children would often go hungry and have no heat or electricity in the house.The court(...)

Telecoms engineer produces maps showing the particular coverage area for phone network “cells”, carried on phone masts  through which phone calls are made.

A childhood friend of Graham Dwyer gave evidence at the Central Criminal Court of a night out they(...)

CCTV: Amira Abase, Kadiza Sultana and Shamima Begum on CCTV at Gatwick Airport, on their way, it is thought, to join IS militants. Photograph: Metropolitan Police/AFP/Getty

(...) militants, has confirmed many parents’ worst fears: that their own children might be radicalised and(...)

Ann Louise Gilligan and  Katherine Zappone: Their case  failed because the High Court ruled in December 2006 that the traditional definition of marriage was confined to opposite-sex couples. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

(...) the rights of children within gay families through the Children and Family Relationships Bill. However(...)

Shane Fitzgerald (22) of Newmarket, Co Cork,  who has pleaded not guilty to the charge of dangerous driving causing the death of Paudie O’Leary (42) on July 1st, 2012

Gneeveguilla to Killarney road has told the Circuit Criminal Court in Tralee how her husband “always” wore his(...)

A mother and father were beaten up in their front garden after they defended their gay son from homophobic taunting, a court has heard

(...) homophobic taunting, a court has heard.Following an an emotionally charged hearing at the Dublin Children(...)

A Dublin youth, who laughed after he stabbed a young man with a flick-knife and left him for dead, has walked free from court on a technicality

(...) because he is a juvenile, had pleaded guilty in November at the Dublin Children’s Court to assaulting the(...)

Prosecutors in Northern Ireland have decided not to pursue Samantha Bennett over the death of her 20-month-old son in 2009.

Andrew Brown on whether she had inflicted the injuries on her son.The court heard that Ms Bennett had(...)

Park (a residential housing scheme) back on to the rear tennis court meaning the property is not(...)

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar: ‘proposing something of a halfway house’ for legislation on assisted human reproduction. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

(...) commissioning couple. The Supreme Court last year took a different view, and said it should rest with the birth(...)