US Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia speaking at the Economics Club of New York earlier this month. Photograph: Peter Foley/EPA

Francisco-based 9th US circuit court of appeals since May 2012. Paul Watford, a black judge on the 9th US(...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive  David Drumm with his wife, Lorraine, attending one of his court hearings in the US. Photograph: Josh Reynolds

(...) the First Circuit Court of Appeals, but there was only a very narrow chance of success. “I have, for(...)

Judge Martin Nolan said he could only imagine what was going through the woman’s mind during the assault and she probably feared the worst. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

(...) guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to assaulting the woman causing her harm at Crossguns Bridge(...)

The HSE, which had delivered a full defence to Mr Kavanagh’s claim, alleged he had been guilty of contributory negligence.

(...),000 damages claim against the HSE in the Circuit Civil Court. Joseph Kavanagh (54) told the court that in(...)

The recounting of votes from the Listowel electoral area in the 2014 local election has concluded in Tralee.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times.

(...) questioned and ruled on by a Circuit Court judge, resulted in no change to the make up of the seven(...)

 The scales (statue) of justice on the roof of the Four Courts Building in Dublin.
Judgments: Key cases in brief

(...) any legitimate expectation. – Mark Tottenham BL Circuit Court has jurisdiction to hear matters(...)

A former insurance adviser has been jailed for two years for his part in a series of staged car crashes in Cork city and county that led to insurance claims of more than €200,000 being made by a series of individuals. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

(...) of individuals. Tommy Maher (52), from Scarteen, Newmarket, Co Cork, pleaded guilty at Cork Circuit(...)

Vincent Morgain died in the Mercy University Hospital on September 15th, 2015, following injuries sustained in an assault five days earlier. Image: Google Streetview

Circuit Cirminal Court to the manslaughter of Mr Morgain at Lower Oliver Plunkett St in Cork. Daniel O(...)

Janice Maguire (second right) with her children Kadie Mae (left), Harrison (centre)  and Chad (right)  leaving the Four Courts after the settlement of their Civil Court actions for damages against Dublin City Council. Photograph: Courts Collins.

(...). Barrister Kevin Lenahan told Judge Jacqueline Linnane in the Circuit Civil Court that Janice Maguire(...)

Representatives of some of the 15 candidates who took part in the election for seven seats on Kerry County Council were present in court, including former Fianna Fáil senator Dan Kiely, whose Supreme Court challenge led to a fresh count of the 15,000 votes. Photograph: Collins.

(...). Following more than three hours of deliberations and legal submissions at Limerick Circuit Court, Judge Tom(...)