Judge James O’Connor: adjourned the case at Tralee District Court to December. Photograph: Eamonn Keogh/MacMonagle, Killarney

A Kerry man involved “in horseplay” at the Festival Dome of the Rose of Tralee is being prosecuted for assaulting three women, Tralee District Court h(...)

Dan Carter and Richie McCaw pose after the round 13 Super Rugby match between the Crusaders and the Reds at AMI Stadium in Christchurch. Photo: Martin Hunter/Getty Images

Canterbury Crusaders ensured Dan Carter and Richie McCaw bid a fitting farewell to Christchurch in their final Super Rugby match in the city with an (...)

“Nobody wants to hire a chef with a conviction - especially for squiriting tomato and mustard sauce all over the place,” Judge James O’Connor warned Mindaugas Knyza at Kenmare District Court.

Gardaí were called to a chipper in Sneem, Co Kerry after a customer squirted sauce to such an extent it put staff in fear, in Kenmare District Court h(...)

Red deer stag: the highly protected animal was shot outside Killarney in late 2011. File photograph: Thinkstock

A “tail” issue in a case involving the shooting of a native red Killarney stag was unresolved three and a half years after the offence and almost two (...)

The Blasket Bar, Castle Street, Tralee, applied for exemption for between 12 midnight and 2am on Saturday, April 4th next, a date described in court as “the night of Good Friday”, a day when all pubs are closed. Garda Insp Donal Ashe said “technically” there were no grounds for objecting, but  gardaí were objecting because this was the night of Good Friday. File photograph: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

An application by a well known Tralee pub for a late night exemption on the night of Good Friday was refused by a District Court judge on Wednesday on(...)

Imants Mickans (29), a Latvian national who had been living at St Brendan’s Park, Tralee, and now lives at Tudor Court, Tipperary town,  hailed a taxi on  November 1st, 2009 at Oak Park, Tralee.  He did not pay for the taxi and knew he would not be able to pay for it when he hailed the driver, Tralee District Court was told. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A man who dodged a €19.65 taxi fare will end up paying almost €620 to keep his record clean.Imants Mickans (29), a Latvian national who had been livin(...)

Daniel Johnson pleaded guilty at the February sitting of Cahersiveen District Court to two counts – of unlawfully cultivating cannabis and unlawfully possessing cannabis on September 18th, 2013.

A man whose tomato plants “miraculously converted themselves” into cannabis plants has been given an eight-month sentence, suspended for two years, on(...)

Court heard “it was a particularly busy night in Sneem - there was a birthday party, a hen party and a golf outing at Parknasilla.”

A judge has ordered extra taxis on standby in Sneem on busy nights, after hearing how there were so many people partying in the tourist village on a w(...)

Tralee District Court has heard a claim that theft is “not a very serious matter . . . in Romania”, during a bail hearing for an alleged iPhone theft. File photograph: Getty Images/Stockphoto

A defence solicitor claimed that theft was “not a very serious matter . . . in Romania, ” at a district court in Kerry, during a bail hearing for his (...)

A 71-year-old appeared before Kenmare District Court after a National Transport Authority ‘sting operation’ caught him operating a taxi without a licence. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Officers from the National Transport Authority (NTA) carried out “a sting operation” on a 71-year-old man in Kenmare who was operating taxis without a(...)