Henry Moloney (77) was found guilty on Tuesday  of seven counts of indecent assault all of which took place within one school year in the 1980s.

A former priest who wrote to the Pope asking to be laicised because of his history of “abusing young boys” has been found guilty of indecently assault(...)

A Dublin man has lost his appeal against his conviction for having sex with his mentally impaired cousin. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A Dublin man who was bailed in order to challenge his conviction for having sex with his mentally impaired cousin will be returned to prison on Friday(...)

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(...)

Ciaran Moran being driven from Finglas Garda station in December 2013. File photograph: Collins Courts

A 29-year-old homeless man has pleaded guilty to murdering another homeless man who was found ablaze in a Dublin park with his toe amputated.Ciaran Mo(...)

A man jailed for the rape and sexual assault of a seven-year-old boy has appealed his conviction on grounds that a VHS tape of his garda interveiws was played at the wrong moment to his jury and seven words “slipped in” which prejudiced him.

A man jailed for the rape and sexual assault of a seven-year-old boy has appealed his conviction on grounds that a VHS tape of his garda interveiws w(...)

The ESB has been fined €250,000 after a 22-year-old apprentice electrician was killed when he became confused about which part of the equipment he was(...)

A homeless man from Dublin who ‘snapped’ and fatally injured his friend after they went drinking for the day in Cork and missed their train home, has been jailed by a Cork court for five years. Photograph: Alan Betson

A homeless man from Dublin who ‘snapped’ and fatally injured his friend after they went drinking for the day in Cork and missed their train home, has (...)

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 Anglo director Willie McAteer at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court yesterday. Collins Courts

A banking expert has told the trial of three former directors of Anglo Irish Bank that it was “normal” for a credit committee to be independent(...)

Dara O’Reilly told the trial  he believed businessman Seán Quinn was not happy about the unwinding of his holding in ANglo Irish Bank. Photograph:  Collins Courts

The former financial director of the Quinn Group has said the Quinn family was “doing what they were told to (...)