Tánaiste and Minister for Social Protection Joan Burton TD. Photograph: Gareth Chaney

A teenager arrested in connection with a incident in Tallaght when the Tánaiste Joan Burton was stuck in her car, has appeared before Tallaght Court.G(...)

‘Maybe we should consider introducing a light between amber and a red. Could you convey this to the authorities. The amber light isn’t working. When people see it, they speed up. We will cut out all traffic accidents,’ Judge Anthony Halpin said.

A judge has called for blue traffic lights to be introduced as a way of cutting out road traffic crashes. Today in Tallaght District Cour(...)

Tallaght District Court judge Anthony Halpin, who has been asked to withdraw or clarify his “intemperate remarks”. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh.

Tallaght District Court judge Anthony Halpin has been asked to withdraw or clarify his comment following a case in which the d(...)

Leinster head coach Joe Schmidt: his house was broken into on the day of a Leinster Heineken Cup game in France. Photograph: Inpho/Donall Farmer

Two men accused of breaking into Leinster Rugby coach Joe Schmidt’s house will have their case dealt with in the District Court, Tallaght Court(...)