A Co Meath man who was accused of raping and sexually assaulting his two daughters has been found unfit to be tried for the offences because he is suffering from dementia. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A Co Meath man who was accused of raping and sexually assaulting his two daughters has been found unfit to be tried for the offences because he is suf(...)

Tiarnan O’Mahoney was jailed for three years on July 31st last year. Photograph: Court Collins

A trial date has been set for a former Anglo Irish Bank official after the Court of Appeal quashed his conviction for conspiring to conceal or alter b(...)

A man raped his girlfriend before raping her mother days later after breaking into her house and holding a knife to her throat, a court has heard. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times.

A man raped his girlfriend before raping her mother days later after breaking into her house and holding a knife to her throat, a court has heard. Th(...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank company secretary Bernard Daly (left) and former chief operations officer Tiernan O’Mahoney. They  were jailed in July for conspiracy to falsify bank records and defraud the Revenue Commissioners, and are appealing their convictions and the length of their sentences. Photographs: Collins Courts/The Irish Times

The Court of Appeal must assume the jury abided by the directions of the trial judge in the case against three former Anglo Irish Bank officials, the (...)

The jury in the trial of three former officials at Anglo Irish Bank has been told closing arguments will begin in the case on Friday. Following legal (...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank official Bernard Daly at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court on  Monday. Photograph: Court Collins

One of three former officials at Anglo Irish Bank, on trial at the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court, told gardaí he was not involved in a conspiracy to h(...)

Fr Niall Molloy, who died in July 1985: the State Pathologist said the primary cause of death was head injuries, but confirmed that he had a diseased heart and his cardiac condition could have contributed to his death

The family of the late Fr Niall Molloy are “as committed as ever” to resolve the circumstances surrounding his death. His nephew, Bill Maher says th(...)

A Tipperary man who sexually abused and raped his three daughters in their Dublin family home over an 18-year period has been jailed for 17 years

A Tipperary man who sexually abused and raped his three daughters in their Dublin family home over an 18-year period has been jailed for 17 years. The(...)

David Brannock has pleaded not guilty to the murder  of Jason Flannery in September 2012 at St Joseph Way, Poppintree, Ballymun. Photograph: Courtpix

The jury in the trial of a 23-year-old Dubliner charged with murdering a father-of-three following exam celebrations has been asked to acquit him of m(...)

Former  garda Daniel Tarrant at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court yesterday for his sentence hearing which was adjourned for disclosing personal data. Photograph: Collins/Courts.

A sacked garda was before a court yesterday for passing on confidential information to third parties. Daniel Tarrant (51) personally and indirectly ac(...)