Jules Thomas and Ian Bailey pictured leaving the Four Courts on Wednesday during his High Court action for damages. Photograph: Courts Collins

A Detective Garda has denied a suggestion he was so convinced Ian Bailey had murdered Sophie Toscan du Plantier he was “scratching around” for any evi(...)

Former garda Jim Fitzgerald has denied in the High Court that he was “fixing things up” for Marie Farrell, a witness in the  Sophie Toscan du Plantier murder investigation. Photograph: Courts Collins.

A recorded phone conversation suggested a “very close” relationship between a Detective Garda and a key witness in the Sophie Toscan du Plantier murde(...)

Ian Bailey arriving at the Four Courts earlier this month. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A former detective garda in the Sophie Toscan du Plantier murder investigation has told the High Court he does not believe the reason a superior offic(...)

Jim Fitzgerald pictured arriving at the Four Courts to continue giving evidence in the High Court action for damages by Ian Bailey. Photograph: Courts Collins

A Detective Garda has rejected suggestions gardaí must have believed their investigation into the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier had gone “into o(...)

In evidence during the civil action by Ian Bailey, Jim Fitzgerald said he was never in the holiday home where Marie Farrell alleged he was naked. Photograph: Collins

A Detective Garda involved in the Sophie Toscan du Plantier murder investigation has told the High Court he “totally refutes” claims by Marie Farre(...)

A detective garda has told the High Court he never gave cannabis to an informant in the hope of getting Ian Bailey to “loosen his tongue” in relation (...)

Anne Cahalane says she met Ian Bailey while filming a ‘Crimeline’ reconstruction in 1997 of the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier. Photograph: Courts Collins

A woman who acted the part of Sophie Toscan du Plantier in a Crimeline reconstruction of her movements before her murder in December 1996 has told th(...)

Ian Bailey arriving at the Four Courts earlier this month. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A detective garda has told the High Court he did not recall any “dramatic leads” came from statements made by a French tv producer concerning details (...)

A former newspaper news editor has told the High Court she did not consider Ian Bailey was engaging in “black humour” when he had told her: “It was me, I did it, I killed her to resurrect my career.”  Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A former newspaper news editor has told the High Court she did not consider Ian Bailey was engaging in “black humour” when he had told her: “It was me(...)

Ted Murphy, a retired detective chief superintendent pictured leaving the Four Courts  after giving evidence in the High Court action for damages by Ian Bailey.Photograph: Courts Collins

Gardaí did not eliminate Marie Farrell as an important witness in the Sophie Toscan du Plantier murder investigation after establishing she had lied t(...)