Alesana Tuilagi, right, in action against Leinster during the European Cup quarter-final match at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin, April 9th, 2011. Photograph: Getty Images

A Samoan rugby player has been charged at a Dublin court with a serious assault in the city centre more than three years ago.Alesana Tuilagi (33), who(...)

William McAteer (left) of Rathgar, Dublin, and Pat Whelan of Malahide, Dublin, who were in court today.

Two former Anglo Irish Bank executive directors have appeared in court on charges connected to the alleged fraudulent securing of a loan of €8.2 milli(...)

Private investigator Michael J Gaynor of Beatty Grove, Celbridge, Co Kildare pictured leaving court today after he appeared before the Dublin District Court on charges of breaking data protection legislation. Photograph: Collins Courts

A private investigator charged in relation to alleged breaches of data protection legislation will be tried in October. Michael J Gaynor, trading as M(...)

It is claimed a garda assaulted a named male at Parnell Square West, contrary to section 2 of the non-fatal offences Act, an offence which can, subject to conviction, carry a six-month sentence as well as a fine and is confined to the jurisdiction of the District Court.

A Dublin-based garda is facing prosecution accused of assaulting a man and stealing €6.25 from him during an alleged incident last year.The trial foll(...)

Judge John O’Neill at Dublin District Court told the parents of a girl missing school their daughter deserved an education and he warned them he could jail either one of them if the attendance record did not improve. File photograph: Collins

A judge has threatened to jail the parents of a teenage girl over her school attendance record, which showed she missed 50 per cent of school days in (...)

Assistant data protection commissioner Tony Delaney, who is taking the prosecution against the private investigator. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

A private investigator is facing 72 criminal charges in relation to alleged breaches of data protection legislation, including illegally accessing and(...)

File picture of Michael Lowry, the  owner of Garuda Ltd. The company s facing charges concerning the its corporation tax for 2002 and 2006. Photograph: Eric Luke

A company owned by Independent TD Michael Lowry is seeking to have charges of filing false tax returns heard in a court in Tipperary rather than in(...)

Anthony  and Dean Walsh,  Knocklyon, Dublin, leaving Dublin District Court    after  pleading guilty  to stocking unauthorised medicines in their bargains shop.   Photograph: Collins/Courts

A Dublin man has been fined €22,000 after he pleaded guilty to stocking Viagra and other medicines at his bargains shop. Anthony Walsh (55), Wo(...)

The Galway firm will face trial at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court

A 12-tonne concrete staircase collapsed under its own weight at a newly built Dublin secondary school, a court heard yesterday. Galway fi(...)

The Market Bar on Fade Street in Dublin has been fined for breaking the smoking ban. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times.

A Dublin pub co-owned by restaurateur Jay Bourke and Electric Picnic founde r John Reynolds has been (...)