George Gibney: the national swimming coach from 1984-1991 was arrested in 1993 and charged on 27 counts of indecent assault and unlawful carnal knowledge. A judicial review in 1994 prevented the case from proceeding due to the length of time elapsed since the alleged incidents took place

(...) on 27 counts of indecent assault and unlawful carnal knowledge at Dún Laoghaire District Court(...)

 A police dog sniffs near news cameras outside  the entrance to the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse during the trial of  Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in relation to the 2013 Boston marathon bombings.  Photograph: Scott Eisen/Getty Images

(...), ashen-faced, his legs severely injured, has told a court he locked eyes with the bomber’s older brother(...)

Belinda Robinson, 45, from Bristol bangs her fist onto a prison van as it leaves the Magistrates court in Bristol, where Nathan Matthews, 28, the stepbrother of 16-year-old Becky Watts has appeared charged with her murder. Photograph: Steve Parsons/PA Wire.

The stepbrother of 16-year-old Becky Watts has appeared before a court charged with her murder(...)

Mark Cronin (39) was remanded on bail after being charged with arson  in Macroom, Co Cork. Photograph: Reuters

(...) to appear again at Macroom District Court on May 6th.He also remanded Mr Cronin to the same date for(...)

A Garda investigation was launched in January in 2012 after the arrival of the severed animal’s head to the home of a Co Clare garda.

Kilrush District Court in July 2012.Previously, the court has been told that the trial will last three(...)

From left, Barry Lyttle (33), Oliver Lyttle (74) and Patrick Lyttle (31) seen in a photograph celebrating New Year’s Eve in Sydney. Image: Facebook

(...) recklessly causing grievous bodily harm to Patrick in an incident in the Kings Cross entertainment district(...)

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev:  Charged with using a weapon of mass destruction in an attack on the April 15th, 2013, Boston Marathon along with his brother Tamerlan, who was later killed during a shootout with police. Photograph: EPA

(...) influenced by a self-radicalised older brother.Unusually in an opening statement, district court judge George(...)

Jason Maher leaving Dublin District Court. Photograph: Court Collins.

(...), the court heard. A State solicitor told Judge Michael Walsh that the case will be sent forward for(...)

The Birmingham Six with MP Chris Mullin (centre) outside the Old Bailey in London following their release: (from left) Mr John Walker, Mr Paddy Hill, Mr Hugh Callaghan, Mr Richard McIIkenny, Mr Gerry Hunter and Mr William Power. Photograph: Joe St Leger

(...) guilty verdicts, but it did not reopen in 1991 after the Birmingham Six were released by the Court of(...)

Liam Heffernan (30),  Kilnageer, Belcarra, Castlebar, is charged with causing criminal damage to Taoiseach Enda Kenny’s constituency office in Castlebar;  failure to comply with the instructions of a garda, and being intoxicated at the office on December 13th, 2014.  Photograph: Reuters

Heffernan appeared before Judge Mary Devins at Castlebar District Court on Wednesday, Insp Mandy Gaynor told(...)