Satellite image of Junction 4 on the M1, where Patrick Hutchinson is believed to have entered the motorway before being fatally struck by a car. A sign indicating cyclists should not enter the motorway may have  been removed during road works at the time, his inquest heard. Photograph: Google Street View

An intoxicated cyclist was fatally injured when he cycled onto a motorway in error and was hit by a car, an inquest has heard. Patrick Hutchinson (50)(...)

Ashley Bray, a Trinity postgraduate student who was found collapsed in a corridor in the Trinity Biomedical Sciences Institute building, had taken cyanide, an inquest heard.

A Trinity postgraduate student found collapsed in a corridor and then moved by a security guard, thinking he was drunk, had taken cyanide, an inquest (...)

The father of a Dublin schoolgirl who fell to her death from a cruise ship tragically took his own life, an inquest at  Dublin Coroner’s Court has heard. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The father of a Dublin schoolgirl who fell to her death from a cruise ship, took his own life, an inquest has heard.Paul O’Brien (49) from Bushy Park(...)

A report by the National Review Panel found serious weaknesses in the HSE’s management of Danny Talbot’s case. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

The family of teenager Danny Talbot, who died while in HSE aftercare services, is seeking an independent judicial inquiry into the care he received th(...)

The victim’s brother Robert Owens told Dublin Coroner’s Court that he last saw the victim five days previously at their mother’s house. “He seemed in very good spirits,” he said. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The prime suspect in the 2010 murder of a man who was gunned down at work was himself murdered a month later, an inquest heard.Colm Owens (34), a fath(...)

Alan Ryan pictured in 2011. Photograph:  Collins Courts

Gardaí ­ are preparing a file on a person recently arrested as part of the investigation into the murder of dissident republican Alan Ryan, the Dub(...)

Actor Stephen Rea at the Coroners Court inquest into the death of Dolours Price-Rea.  Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Old Bailey bomber Dolours Price-Rea died as a result of the toxic effect of a mix of prescribed sedative and anti-depressant medications, an in(...)

Dublin Coroner’s Court. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The family of a man who died after choking on some chicken were already grieving following the death of his brother and niece two weeks earlier, an in(...)