The post-mortem   carried out  by pathologist Dr Muna Sabah identified that there were therapeutic levels of anti-depressant, sedative and painkiller medications in Fr Declan Doyle body at the time of death. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

(...) years as chaplain at Dublin Airport.Dublin Coroner’s Court heard he was found by parishioner Marlene(...)

Coroner Dr Brian Farrell said a  postmortem on the remains of Noel Sweeney (67), a father-of-two from Glenaulin Road in Palmerstown, Dublin, confirmed the presence of a malignant mesothelioma.  The tumour has a more than 90 per cent association with asbestos dust exposure, he said. File photograph:   Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

(...) mesothelioma – a tumour around the lung very highly associated with asbestos dust exposure.Dublin Coroner(...)

Kenneth Beazley of Ballybrassil, Cobh, Co Cork, who died on January 19th last.  Photograph: Provision

(...) fusidic acid in conjunction with his regular statin medication. Cork City Coroner’s Court heard Mr(...)

Vanessa Siatka who died following a hit-and-run in April.

(...) incident and was later released without charge.The opening of the inquest at Dublin Coroner’s Court heard(...)

The inquiry heard Ms Dillon checked the medicine before it was dispensed to Ms Swaine and her failure to spot the mistake was due to human error. Photograph: The Irish Times

(...) constituted an “additional stressor”. DepressionThe coroner’s court heard that Ms Swaine, a resident at Regina(...)

Sr Browne was an “exemplary member of her society who left a wonderful legacy but was a huge loss to the community”, said coroner Dr Myra Cullinane.

(...), Coroner Dr Myra Cullinane said Sr Browne was an “exemplary member of her society who left a wonderful(...)

Anna Kirk, a daughter of the late Vera Vollrath, asked why it had taken so long for the inquest into her mother’s death at a Co Waterford nursing home to take place. File photograph: Collins Courts.

(...) and he pleaded guilty at the Central Criminal Court to attempted murder. The trial heard it could not(...)

Bridget (Bridie) Berry cried “help me, help me” as neighbours rushed to her aid after a gas explosion at her flat in O’Rahilly House, Ringsend, Dublin 4 on January 15th last year. Image: Google Maps.

(...).Dublin Coroner’s Court heard she suffered partial and full thickness burns and survived for five days before(...)

Gardaí are to prepare a file for the coroner’s court after a pathologist ruled out foul play in the death of a couple  in Co Wexford on Monday.

Gardaí are to prepare a file for the coroner’s court after a pathologist ruled out foul play in the(...)

Patrick Barnard: “My mother took Patrick’s school jumper to bed with her every night. It was under her pillow when she died,” says Eddie Barnard

(...), but I said the coffin should go straight to the church.” The coroner returned open verdicts on all(...)