The legal practice operated by high profile solicitor Frank Buttimer received the highest amount in criminal legal aid payments last year. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA.

(...) longest running trial of last year at 49 days at Dublin Circuit Court, all feature on the list, though(...)

A man who sent photographs of his penis to a 13-year-old girl and asked her for sex has been jailed for 18 months

(...).Weldredge of Castlekevin Road, Coolock pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to the three offences(...)

Dublin Circuit Criminal Court heard Colin Goggin has held jobs including work as a photographer and external sports coach with a south Dublin school. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

(...) thanked the judge before being led away.Dublin Circuit Criminal Court heard Goggin has held various jobs(...)

Hand told gardaí he had been in the field on the night, 150m away from the ringfort, moving loose stones in a wheelbarrow, the court heard

(...) night of May 4th, 2011.Following a week-long trial at Bray Circuit Court, he was convicted of criminal(...)

The Irish Federation of University Teachers (IFUT) has added its voice to demands for an independent external review of gender equality in NUI Galway (NUIG).

(...) they had were under a deadline to file a circuit course case in relation to the 2013/2014 round. It is(...)

Robert McLoughlin (66) pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to cannabis cultivation at his home on October 3rd, 2012. File photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

(...) the eye”. McLoughlin pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to cannabis cultivation at his(...)

Winnie McDonagh, of Berryfield Crescent, Dublin, pictured leaving the Four Courts  on Thursday  after she lost a Circuit Civil Court action for damages. Photograph: Courts Collins

(...) has lost a €38,000 damages claim for defamation in the Circuit Civil Court.The court heard(...)

Karl Harford’s lawyers argued his sentencing judge failed to have sufficient regard to his age of 19 at the time of the offence and to his growing maturity. Photograph:Frank Miller

(...), pleaded guilty in Dublin Circuit Criminal Court in 2013 to possession of an explosive device in Dublin, on(...)

Damien Fleming: pleaded guilty to attempted robbery. Photograph: Collins Courts

(...) to gardaí­ by three passersby, Dublin Circuit Criminal Court has heard.Damien Fleming (28) grabbed(...)

President of the Court of Appeal Mr Justice Seán Ryan said the court would reserve judgment in relation to Alan Boggans’s appeal to a date in February. Photograph: Michaela Rehle/Reuters

The Court of Appeal has reserved judgment in Alan Boggans’s bid to have his conviction for(...)