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(...)

Hand told gardaí he had been in the field on the night, 150m away from the ringfort, moving loose stones in a wheelbarrow, the court heard

Kerry county councillor and publican Danny Healy-Rae has been convicted of allowing people to consume alcohol “after hours” in his premises at Main St(...)

Judge James O’Connor said he wanted an explanation from the company director or secretary, and said this representative should appear before the court on Wednesday

A courier company was warned that it faced “the full rigour of the law” if it does not appear in court to answer a claim by a garda that the company h(...)

Tralee District Court was told in 2008 a sample of water from a house had 43mg lead per litre of water when the permitted level was 25mg a liter

Action was only been undertaken to replace lead mains pipes in a large Tralee estate where lead in drinking water had been four times the accepted no(...)

Listen up: Australian coach Michael Cheika lays down the law. Photo: Xavier Laine/Getty Images

“You don’t got to love me but you will respect me.” Tony Soprano to Christopher Moltisanti, in the doctor’s surgery after Jackie Jnr shot Furio in the(...)

Australia coach Michael Cheika before the autumn Test against Wales at the Millennium Stadium, Cardiff.

The first time I met Michael Cheika, I had a row with him. We played Leinster in a Pro 12 game at Lansdowne Road in 2006, a few months after we’d bea(...)

The Environmental Protection Agency was prosecuting two State bodies in relation to leaded pipes in a Tralee housing estate, a court was told on Wednesday

The Environmental Protection Agency was prosecuting two State bodies in relation to leaded pipes in a Tralee housing estate, a court was told on Wedn(...)

Stuart Olding: returns to Ulster’s starting line-up for the visit of Toulon. Photo: Jonatahan Porter/Inpho

On paper these things sometimes seem to never quite add up. If you have Bakkies Botha, James O’Connor and Ali Williams and you leave them on the benc(...)

A Kerry case law is being consulted by the Kenmare District court as to whether Kenmare gardaí were entitled to pursue an allegedly intoxicated Kerry farmer who drove a 40-year-old tractor into the driveway of another person’s home. Photograph: Alan Betson/ The Irish Times

A complicated case law is being consulted as to whether Kenmare gardaí were entitled to pursue an allegedly intoxicated Kerry farmer who drove a 40-ye(...)