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(...)

John Branagan (50), formerly of Rosary Road, Maryland in Dublin 8 died in his sleep at Wheatfield Prison on December 29th, 2013. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

(...) possession of drugs with intent to sell or supply.Dublin Coroner’s Court heard he died as a result of a pre(...)

 Capt Derek Furniss (32) (l) and Cadet David Jevens (22), who were killed when their training plane crashed at Cornamona, Co Galway. Mr Jevens’s parents have won the right to amend a military court report into the incident. Photograph: Billy Doyle/Defence Forces/PA Wire

(...) disorientation of the instructor pilot in conditions of poor visibility.The subsequent coroner’s inquest in May(...)

Dublin Coroner’s Court heard the goods lift at Blu Bar in Tallaght had been deliberately modified to bypass safety measures preventing it operating when its doors were open. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill

Blu Bar in Tallaght on August 23rd, 2009.He died as a result of severe head injuries.Dublin Coroner(...)

Dolores Sheridan went in to Tallaght Hospital for elective surgery and later died from a severe allergic reaction to an antibiotic, an inquest has heard.

(...) within a minute of being given the penicillin-based antibiotic Augmentin.Dublin Coroner’s Court heard her(...)

Coroner for South Cork Frank O’Connell has  adjourned the inquest into the death of Olivia Dunlea (36) until Darren Murphy’s appeal against his  conviction for her murder is concluded. Mr O’Connell  listed it for review in January 2016. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

An inquest into the death of a 36-year-old mother of three has been adjourned after a coroner heard(...)

Coroner for South Cork, Frank O’Connell, said: “Clearly there is a great danger if people come in home late at night and decide to cook chips in a chip pan while under the influence of alcohol.” File photograph: Getty Images

A coroner has issued a warning over the dangers of people cooking in chip pans late at night while(...)

(...) morning of January 10th, 2014.Dublin Coroner’s Court heard he died on his 70th birthday.Mr Murray was(...)

Leaving Cert student Joseph Connaughton-Kavanagh (17) was found dead in Markievicz Park in Ballyfermot, Dublin 10 on  January 6th. He had apparently taken his own life.

(...) morning of January 6th. He had apparently taken his own life.Dublin Coroner’s Court heard he had been(...)

Catherine Conneely,  mother of the late  Ronan Conneely (above), told his inquest he was “a very sociable, happy young lad. He was very kind, loyal and had loads of friends. We talk about him half the day, nearly every day. He was just a great son really.”

(...).Dublin Coroner’s Court heard he died at Beaumont Hospital five days later, despite extensive surgery.On the night(...)