John English leaving the Court of Appeal, where he successfully appealed against the activation of an entire five-year suspended period. Photograph:  Court Collins.

(...) afternoon.Mr Justice Michael Peart, presiding, said the Court of Appeal was satisfied that the activation of(...)

Mr Justice Séan Ryan said the previous sentence of two years imposed on Gerard Brett had insufficiently appreciated his health issues. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

(...) remainder of his sentence suspended on appeal.Gerard Brett from Clonmel, Co Tipperary, pleaded guilty to(...)

By divesting himself of his family home for nil consideration, Michael  Quigley deprived Dana Doherty of the benefit of that property for paying  compensation to her, Ms Justice Aileen Donnelly has said in the High Court.

(...) suffered when she was one of his Irish dancing pupils between the ages of 12 and 19.Criminal trials(...)

John Wilson at the Four Courts to give evidence during the sixth week of a High Court action taken by Ian Bailey. Photograph: Collins

(...) retired garda has told Mr Bailey’s High Court action for damages.John Wilson said he checked the number of(...)

The Court of Appeal has doubled the “very seriously inadequate” six-year sentence imposed on a man(...)

Patrick O’Brien had pleaded guilty to 16 charges of rape and indecent assault at Mackintosh Park, Pottery Road in Dun Laoighaire from 1973 to 1982. Photograph: Alan Betson

Court of Appeal has found.Patrick O’Brien (75) had pleaded guilty to 16 charges of rape and indecent(...)

Microsoft’s general counsel Brad Smith: “Ultimately it’s about trust.”

(...) computer science professors, plan to file 10 amicus briefs with the US Second Circuit Court of Appeals to(...)

A Munich court has ruled that property lender Hypo Real Estate (HRE) falsified accounts and misled investors about its exposure to the financial crisis

(...) percentage of their investment if they take a case.The ruling comes ahead of next year’s criminal trial of(...)

The Director of Public Prosecutions appealed  the man’s suspended sentence on grounds that it was unduly lenient. Photograph: Collins

(...), has had a three-year suspended sentence upheld by the Court of Appeal.The 30-year-old Dublin man, who(...)

On foot of an application by the DPP, the Court of Appeal found the appropriate sentence for Simon Gentles was 10 years imprisonment

(...) mother after bursting into their home has had his sentence increased by the Court of Appeal.Simon Gentles(...)