Paul Gallagher SC argues in a new book that the seriousness and extent of the challenges posed by EU law are not widely understood by the public, politicians or lawyers. Photographer: Paul O’Driscoll

Recent EU treaty changes have had much less significance for Ireland than the “regular and automatic” changes brought about by new laws from Brussels(...)

Marie Cunningham leaving the Four Courts yesterday. Photograph: Collins

Computer giant Intel has claimed the Labour Court wrongly refused to admit new evidence in a case where one of its managers alleged she was discrimina(...)

A picture of firefighters Mark O’Shaugnessy (left) and Brian Murray at the scene where they died in a fire at a disused building in Bray, Co Wicklow. Photograph: Niall Carson

The three people in charge of Co Wicklow’s fire service declined to answer more than 1,300 questions when interviewed by Garda detectives investiga(...)

Hazel O’Brien, partner of Bray fire fighter Mark O’Shaughnessy, with (right in sunglasses) Mary Murray, widow of fire fighter Brian Murray and friends and supporters. Photograph: Peter Murtagh

Strong criticism of Wicklow County Council was voiced tonight by the jury in the inquest into the 2007 deaths of two Bray fire fighters, Brian Murr(...)

Firefighters Mark O’Shaughnessy (left) and Brian Murray  died in a fire at a disused building in Bray Co Wicklow in 2007. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Changes that have taken place within the Wicklow Fire Service since the 2007 deaths of two Bray fire fighters were outlined today at their inquest. Th(...)

The fire-damaged disused ink factory at Adelaide Villas in Bray, Co Wicklow, where firefighters Brian Murray and Mark O’Shaugnessy died in 2007. Photograph: Kate Geraghty/The Irish Times

The chief fire officer of Co Wicklow carried out no investigation following the death on duty of two of his firefighters, an inquest heard today. The (...)

Firefighters Mark O’Shaugnessy (left) and Brian Murray, who died in a fire at a disused building in Bray, Co Wicklow, in September 2007.

Officials of Wicklow County Council fire service insisted yesterday they were told a compressed air foam system (Cafs) being used by two Bray firefigh(...)

Firefighters at the scene of the blaze in 2007 in which two firefighters died

A tin can at the centre of assertions as to the development of a fire in which two Bray, Co Wicklow, firefighters died in 2007 was moved several times(...)

Firefighters Mark O’Shaugnessy (left) and Brian Murray who died in the factory fire in 2007

Wicklow county councillors voted yesterday not to debate events at the inquest into the deaths of two Bray fi(...)

The disused warehouse in Bray where firemen Brian Murray and Mark O’Shaughnessy died fighting a blaze.

A special meeting of Wicklow County Council is to be held tomorrow to discuss the inquest into the 2007 deaths of(...)