Judgments: Key cases in brief

Former husband restrained from bringing further court action without leave JMH v KH [2015]IESC 85 (Supreme Court, Charleton J, November 26th, 2015) Th(...)

The girl scout was unconscious and being kept afloat by a 15-year-old boy when both were rescued by the Irish Coast Guard Waterford-based helicopter.  Both were subsequently flown to hospital. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

The teenage venture scout who was rescued by the Irish Coast Guard after she was swept into the sea off Hook Head, Co Wexford at the weekend has died (...)

The Irish Coast Guard  notified the AAIU of an incident where a 15-year-old girl slipped from a rescue strop as the winch crew were trying to recover her and another teenager into the aircraft.

The Air Accident Investigation Unit (AAIU) has initiated an investigation into a winching incident that occurred during the rescue of two teenagers fr(...)

The Coast Guard winchman had “seconds” to save two teenagers, according to sources close to the rescue, and took both up in an extremely difficult manoeuvre, with the girl unconscious and unable to respond. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

An Irish Coast Guard review of the rescue of two teenagers off the Wexford coast on Sunday has found the helicopter crew had no option but to winch bo(...)

People lay flowers at the Russian Embassy in Minsk, Belarus in memory of the 224 people killed in an air crash in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula. Photograph: Tatyana Zenkovich/EPA

Safety documentation for the Airbus A321 that crashed in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula at the weekend, killing all 224 people on board, was checked by th(...)

In this photo taken in October  2015, the Russian airline Kogalymavia’s Airbus A321 with a tail number of EI-ETJ on an airstrip of Moscow’s Domodedovo international airport, outside Moscow, Russia. Photograph: Marina Lystseva/AP

Irish authorities have made contact with their counterparts in Egypt offering assistance in the investigation into the crash over the Sinai peninsula (...)

The scene at the site where a light aircraft crashed near Mount Leinster on Sunday. Photograph: Patrick Browne

Two men from Co Meath have been killed after a light aircraft crashed on the border between Wexford and Carlow on Sunday.The men, who have been named (...)

Two men from Co Meath have been killed after a light aircraft crashed on the border between Wexford and Carlow.  Photograph: Patrick Browne

Two men from Co Meath have been killed after a light aircraft crashed on the border between Wexford and Carlow. One man, who was in early 50s, and ano(...)

An Aer Arann ATR 72 with 50 crew and passengers on board had to fly into a weather cell  before approaching the runway after congealed sea salt obscured the windscreen. File photograph: Aer Arann

An Aer Arann flight with 50 crew and passengers on board had to fly into a rain belt after sea salt obscured the windscreen and prevented the pilot fr(...)

 Capt Derek Furniss (32) (l) and Cadet David Jevens (22), who were killed when their training plane crashed at Cornamona, Co Galway. Mr Jevens’s parents have won the right to amend a military court report into the incident. Photograph: Billy Doyle/Defence Forces/PA Wire

The parents of an Air Corps cadet, who died after his training aircraft crashed near Cornamona, Co Galway, more than five years ago, have won their ba(...)