David James Carlton is accused of beating his partner with a crutch and with his plastered foot. He was remanded until April 17th.

(...). Remanding 26-year-old David James Carlton into custody at Newtownards Magistrates Court, District Judge Mark(...)

Dutch Supertrawler ‘Annelies Ilena’. It was among a fleet of Dutch vessels working some 100 nautical miles northwest of Tory Island when approached by a joint Naval Service/Sea Fisheries Protection Agency patrol on November 22nd, 2013.

Donegal District Court, and a subsequent attempt by the Director of Public Prosecutions to overturn his(...)

Former chairman and chief executive of Anglo Irish Bank is charged in the District Court with 12 counts of failing to disclose to auditors Ernst & Young the true value of loans worth. Photograph: Eric Luke/Irish Times

(...) is charged under Section 197 of the Companies Act 1990.He was charged in the District Court with 12(...)

Mr Justice Burgess said doctors reported that Tomas Hornay, whose remorse at killing his friend resulted in a severe decline in his mental condition, could now be safely returned to Maghaberry prison.

Dungannon Crown Court judge said that Horney had never resiled away from the fact that he killed his friend(...)

A 41 year old man was arrested on September 26th, 2014, and detained at Terenure Garda station.

Judge Michael Walsh at Dublin District Court.He sat silently as Det Garda Gabriel Duffy, of Rathmines(...)

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev:  counterterrorism expert testified at his trial that he was heavily influenced by al-Qaeda literature and lectures, some of which were found on his laptop. Photograph: Reuters

(...) could face the death penalty if he is convicted by the US District Court jury in Boston.The jury saw a(...)

Daniel Johnson pleaded guilty at the February sitting of Cahersiveen District Court to two counts – of unlawfully cultivating cannabis and unlawfully possessing cannabis on September 18th, 2013.

Cahersiveen District Court to two counts – of unlawfully cultivating cannabis and unlawfully possessing(...)

An Irish Water protester charged with obstructing the company from exercising its powers has had his case struck out.  File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

(...) the activist’s case should be dealt with at District Court level or go forward for trial on indictment(...)

Kenneth Colwell (23),  Forthriver Link, Belfast, was arrested after allegedly stepping out onto North Street in Belfast brandishing some form of fake gun.  File photograph: Michaela Rehle/Reuters

(...) custody, a court heard on Wednesday. Kenneth Colwell sustained a broken ankle in the incident involving a(...)

A detective garda is seeking a High Court ruling on the validity of Ireland’s data retention laws. Photograph: Thinkstock

(...)-jury trial was due to get under-way at Dublin District Court on Wednesday and was expected to last three days(...)