Graham Dwyer’s legal team is likely to focus on the procurement of telephone records and on questioning in custody. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

(...) establishment of the permanent Court of Appeal last October, criminal appeal cases, which had been heard on an(...)

 Jules Thomas and Ian Bailey pictured leaving the Four Courts earlier this month. Photograph: Collins.

France.2010, February 21st: Ian Bailey confirms he is to appeal an order by the Master of the High Court(...)

 Accompanied by his lawyer Giulia Bongiorno (left) Raffaele Sollecito departs after giving a press conference in Rome on Monday following the overturning of his murder conviction last week by the country’s highest court. Photograph: Ettore Ferrari/EPA.

(...) definitively cleared last week by the Court of Cassation.Since Ms Kercher’s death seven and a half years ago(...)

Dwyer has been considered by the Garda as a suspect for the 1999 stabbing and murder of Raonaid Murray (17) in Glenageary, south Dublin

(...) appeal. He will have 21 days from the date of his sentencing on April 28th to lodge an appeal. Security(...)

 Graham Dwyer. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

(...) lost may be assuaged by hope: hope of success in court; of visits from solicitors and family members(...)

Key cases in brief

(...) (Court of Criminal Appeal, McKechnie J, November 27th, 2014) Court of Criminal Appeal dismisses appeal of(...)

Members of the Garda investigations team leaving court after a jury found Graham Dwyer guilty of the murder of Elaine O’Hara. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

(...) the Central Criminal Court and faces a mandatory life sentence.Dwyer (42) killed Ms O’Hara at Killakee(...)

Amanda Knox has been acquitted of murder by a top Italian court. Photograph: Alessandro Bianchi/Reuters 1:42

An Italian court has overturned the conviction of Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito for the murder(...)

A man jailed for the rape and sexual assault of a seven-year-old boy has appealed his conviction on grounds that a VHS tape of his garda interveiws was played at the wrong moment to his jury and seven words “slipped in” which prejudiced him.

(...), pleaded not guilty at the Central Criminal Court to four counts of sexual assault, three counts of oral(...)

A man who had been given a wholly suspended seven-year sentence for rape and indecent assault  has been sentenced to three years  following an appeal

Central Criminal Court to two counts of rape and two counts of indecent assault committed against the(...)