The Special Criminal Court

Sir, – On the issue of the Special Criminal Court, Gerry Adams and Sinn Féin are not lone voices(...)

An Post suspended Gregory  Crowe - employed with the company since 1999 - after coming across a newspaper report on his conviction for sale and supply of drugs.  File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

(...) the newspaper report on his conviction for sale and supply of drugs at Blanchardstown District Court(...)

Ireland is unusual for common-law jurisdictions in that it uses non-jury courts to try cases involving organised crime, according to an expert in the area. File photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Criminal Court” in the US or the Scottish, English and Welsh legal systems, according to Dr Liz Campbell, a(...)

Adams to say Mr Murphy had been treated “unfairly” and that abolition of the Special Criminal Court was(...)

A man living in direct provision for more than seven years has appealed the Minister for Justice’s refusal to consider his application for permission to work here.

(...) refugee status, the three judge Court of Appeal heard. In a sworn statement, he said he has suffered(...)

Firemen survey the damage outside the Tavern in the Town pub in Birmingham, after an IRA bomb blast. Photograph: Getty Images

(...) convictions for murder were over-turned by the Court of Appeal. On the night of November 21st, blasts ripped(...)

Gardaí from the Emergency Response Unit on patrol in north  Dublin yesterday. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

(...) abolition of the Special Criminal Court. Saying that the demand has been “a longstanding one”, Mr Adams(...)

Eddie Hutch (top left), Derek ‘Del Boy’ Hutch (bottom left), Gerry ‘The Monk’ Hutch and Gary Hutch. Photograph: Collins

(...). In its evidence before the High Court, Cab claimed Hutch was the leader of a criminal gang and it is(...)

Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams  outside the Mater Hospital in Dublin. File photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

(...) under serious pressure on its policy of abolishing the non-jury Special Criminal Court. On Friday(...)

Christy Kinahan Senior. Photograph courtesy of the Sunday World

(...) other criminal gangs. At the time of the May 2010 raids, under Operation Shovel, properties owned by(...)