Bill Kenneally was sentenced to 14 years and two months in jail after he pleaded guilty to 10 sample counts of indecent assault on 10 boys between October 31st, 1984 and December 31st, 1987. Photograph: Patrick Browne

A former sports coach has lodged an appeal against a 14-year jail term handed down to him after he pleaded guilty to sexually abusing 10 boys in Water(...)

Pictured are victims of sports coach Bill Kinneally:  Colin Power, Jason Clancy, Kevin Keating and Barry Murphy. Photograph: patrick browne

Four men abused as teenagers by Waterford sports coach Bill Kenneally have welcomed the 14 year sentence handed down to him and said they hoped it wil(...)

A former sports coach is facing sentencing on Thursday and Friday after he pleaded guilty to indecently assaulting ten teenage boys over a three year (...)

Bill Kenneally (65), an accountant from Laragh, Summerville Avenue, Waterford, pleaded guilty to 10 sample counts of indecent assault when arraigned at Waterford Circuit Criminal Court on Tuesday.

A former sports coach has been remanded on bail after pleading guilty to indecently assaulting 10 teenage boys in Waterford in the 1980s. Bill Kenn(...)

Robert Kelly (32), of Ogham Rian Estate, Tralee and Tommy Kelly (34), of Marian Park, Tralee, have both pleaded not guilty to causing serious harm to Gerald Fitzgerald at Mitchels Road, Tralee, on November 8th, 2011. File photograph:  Michaela Rehle/Reuters

Two brothers have gone on trial at the Circuit Criminal Court in Tralee accused of recklessly or intentionally causing serious harm to their uncle at (...)

Mr Justice Eugene O’Kelly adjourned the case until September 24th.

Two gardaí charged with assaulting two brothers in Limerick last December are to contest the charges, a court has heard.The serving Garda members – wh(...)

Judge O’Kelly returned the unnamed man for trial to the next sitting of Limerick Circuit Court on October 7th. Photograph: Michaela Rehle/Reuters

A judge has refused to return a passport to a man who is facing 80 charges of sexually assaulting and defiling a young girl, after hearing details of (...)

Judge  Eugene O’Kelly who today remanded a woman on continuing bail for alleged child neglect and cruelty.  Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A mother of three has appeared in court charged with neglect and cruelty to her children, including two babies.The woman (31) is alleged to have left (...)


Fr Niall Molloy’s family has said they wilwould press ahead with their demand for a commission of inquiry to investigate all of the circumstances surrounding his death.
 Photograph: Stephen Hird/Reuters

A young woman has claimed she was “high on drugs” when she made a 30-page statement to gardaí in which she alleged she was repeatedly raped and held a(...)

The man  appeared before Limerick District Court yesterday on 47 new charges. Photograph: Brian Gavin/Press 22

A man has appeared in court in Limerick on multiple charges of raping and assaulting a woman who is alleged to have been held against her will at an a(...)