Iranian muslim cleric Man Haron Monis in 2009, bound in chains and holding an Australian flag outside court, after he was charged with unlawfully using the postal service to menace, after sending harassing letters to families of Australian soldiers. Photograph: Sergio Dioniso/EPA

(...) position where I’ve had to sack a client, but we walked into the court on the first day where his matter(...)

Ulster head coach Neil Doak: After an impressive league win at home to Glasgow in the first game after he was appointed full time, Ulster’s performances and results have fallen off badly.  Photo: Matt Mackey/Inpho/Presseye

Court moved. More seismically, David Humphreys was made an offer he couldn’t refuse by Gloucester and(...)

Part of the water charges protest in Dublin earlier this month. ‘The Government seemed somewhat taken aback by the size of the marches and the depth of anger and disillusionment.’ Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

(...) enough of the wonder that was soon to be Irish Water.“It will be a national flagship of high quality and(...)

The Irish League of Credit Unions Headquarters on Mount Street in Dublin. The pre-2010 board oversight of Killorglin Credit Union appears to have been astoundingly poor, based upon the evidence presented to the High Court.  Photograph: Frank Miller

(...) depth. Following a High Court order by the Central Bank, KCU was subsumed into Tralee Credit Union(...)

George Redmond outside the Flood  tribunal in 1999. Photograph: Paddy Whelan

(...)’s findings and started a High Court case to overturn them. But without the resources to pursue the action, it(...)

Sgt Maurice McCabe who compiled a dossier with allegations of Garda malpractice and failures within his own division of Cavan-Monaghan. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/Irish Times

The dossier was compiled almost three years ago by Garda whistleblower Sgt Maurice McCabe and related to allegations of Garda malpractice and failures(...)

It’s now over a year since Edward Snowden (above) went public with evidence of mass surveillance and extensive abuses by the NSA, GCHQ and other intelligence agencies. ‘The Data Protection Commissioner has had her funding doubled, while the Minister of State for Data Protection, Dara Murphy, has called for the US government to obey Irish laws in seeking to access information held by Microsoft in its Irish data centre.’ Photograph: AP Photo/The Guardian

There is a figleaf of regulation by a designated High Court judge, who is supposed to “keep the(...)

Gorse Hill, Vico Road, Killiney: residence of some of  lawyer Brian O’Donnell’s children

(...) the O’Donnell parents’ debts.All four adult children appealed a July 2013 High Court decision by Mr(...)

Ian Bailey case: This week the court heard Marie Farrell deny claiming she would get  a cut of any damages won from the State and that Garda surveillance of Mr Bailey was ‘not appropriate’. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Reilly, a male friend from Longford whom she had previously told the court she was with in the early(...)

George Redmond outside the planning tribunal in Dublin Castle in 1999.

(...) all adverse findings against Mr Redmond arises from a settlement in the High Court yesterday of his(...)