Above, Omaima (left), Fatima and Somaia Halawa sisters of Ibrahim. ‘Halawa has been receiving important consular support from the Irish Embassy in Cairo. But it is not enough.’ Photograph: Aidan Crawley

(...) rights law. For example, in March 2014, Minya Criminal Court sentenced 529 people to death for alleged(...)

An Army remote controlled bomb disposal robot. File Photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times

A Louth man has pleaded guilty at the Special Criminal Court to the possession of explosives last(...)

An Army emergency ordnance  disposal officer at work. File Photograph:  Brian Lawless/PA Wire

A Co Louth man has been jailed for 10 years after he was found guilty by the Special Criminal Court(...)

Criostóir MacCárthaigh (38), of An Gleann, Palmerstown, had pleaded not guilty to murdering David Whyte (35) in Dublin between September 24th and 26th, 2008, by stabbing him more than 100 times.

(...) assumed MacCárthaigh had earlier in the evening and evidence of a Special Criminal Court conviction(...)

(...), Ryan Glennon (24), appeared before a special sitting of the Special Criminal Court on Wednesday night(...)

Court  told Saverio Bellante has admitted killing Thomas O’Gorman on January 2014.

(...) 12th, 2014 at that address. Last Monday at the Central Criminal Court Mr Bellante pleaded not(...)

A man has appeared before a late night sitting of the Special Criminal Court on Wednesday night charged with membership of the IRA

A man has appeared before a late night sitting of the Special Criminal Court on Wednesday night(...)

Criminal charges could  be brought against the former Greek finance minister, Yanis Varoufakis, following revelations of his secret plan to establish an alternative currency. Photograph: Getty

The scene has been set for possible criminal charges to be brought against the former Greek finance(...)

 David Drumm, former Anglo Irish Bank Chief Executive. Photograph: Alan Betson

Drumm, a fugitive from possible criminal charges in Ireland, can escape accounting for his claims in(...)

Hooded men: Michael Donnelly, Patrick McNally, Brian Turley, Gerry McKerr, Francie McGuigan, Joe Clarke, Jim Auld, Kevin Hannaway and Liam Shannon with Colm O’Gorman of Amnesty International Ireland, which has acted on their behalf. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

(...) 1972, found that some of the techniques constituted criminal assaults but that, with ministerial(...)