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(...)

 Judge Eugene  O’Kelly

A judge has refused to strike out an assault charge against a man remanded in connection with the alleged fal(...)

Details of the woman’s ordeal emergred in Limerick District Court yesterday

KATHRYN HAYES THREE MEN have been charged in connection with an incident in Limerick where it was alleged a woman was abducted and held(...)

Judge Eugene O’Kelly said he had no doubt that when Gaël Clichy came to Limerick, a city renowned for its sporting reputation, he was expecting to get a warm welcome. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

A man who threw a banana at French international defender Gaël Clichy was racially motivated and there could have been no lower taunt than if h(...)