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(...)

Cabinteely. This dispute is due in the High Court in May. OFCP says its proposals match the Dún Laoghaire(...)

(...) €7.5 million to spend, it can. Liss Ard, which means “high fort”, is for sale: the 163 acres, 40(...)

Mugshots of accused in Jason Corbett killing, Molly Martens Corbett and her father Thomas Michael Martens. Photograph: Davidson County

(...) of second-degree murder and involuntary manslaughter in a US court on Wednesday. Molly Martens(...)

Garda Oliver Cully (55) claims he was assaulted, unlawfully arrested, falsely imprisoned and maliciously prosecuted as a result of an incident over a taxi fare in Dublin in the early hours of April 24th, 2004. Photograph: Courts Collins.

A garda has told a High Court jury that, while he was off duty, he was rugby tackled to the ground(...)

The dismissal of an action alleging a man’s serious brain injury and other disabilities were caused by the measles vaccine has been confirmed by the Court of Appeal.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times.

(...) by the measles vaccine has been confirmed by the Court of Appeal. The High Court was correct in(...)

Private Christopher Maher claimed he had not taken cocaine but might have ingested it passively or accidentally at a party he attended the night prior to a drug test.

Séamus Noonan dismissed the High Court action brought by Private Maher, from Co Tipperary, who tested(...)

Protesters in Melbourne   urge the Australian government not to send 267 people – including 37 babies born in Australia – back to immigration detention in Nauru, 3,000km away. Photograph: Chris Hopkins/Getty Images

(...) treatment not available in the tiny Pacific nation of Nauru, but the high court has ruled it is legal for(...)

Máire T Robinson is the author of short story collection Your Mixtape Unravels My Heart (Doire Press, 2013) and the  novel, Skin Paper Stone (New Island, 2015)

(...) the shinkansen hummed along the track. Small houses and fields gave way to high-rises, car parks, and(...)