Evelyn Joel’s grave at St Mary’s cemetry in Enniscorthy, Co Wexford. File Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

A couple whose convictions for killing a 59-year-old MS sufferer by neglect were overturned earlier this month, will not face a retrial. Evelyn Joel’(...)

Eleanor Joel (right) and her partner Jonathan Costen, with last addresses at Cluain Dara, Enniscorthy, have had their convictions for  killing  59-year-old MS sufferer Evelyn Joel by neglect  quashed by the Court of Appeal. Photograph: Collins Courts.

A couple convicted of killing a 59-year-old MS sufferer by neglect have had their convictions quashed by the Court of Appeal. Evelyn Joel’s daughter,(...)

A man jailed for seven years for raping a woman in her home four years ago was “wise” to withdraw his appeal, according to the Court of Appeal Lovemo(...)

Mr Justice Garret Sheehan: fine imposed was “just and proportionate” given the nature of the omissions and the harm caused. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill

A road haulage firm fined €1 million for inadequately securing steel coils, which slid off a trailer, killing two motorists, has lost an appeal again(...)

Stefan Onofrei (35), Bremore, Castlegate, Balbriggan, had pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to six sample counts of theft of job seeker’s benefit, job seeker’s allowance, supplementary welfare allowance, emergency means payment, rent property supplement allowance and family income supplement between January 9th, 2009 and February 10th, 2015. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A man jailed for stealing €85,000 from the State by claiming social welfare under a false name 463 times has lost an appeal against the severity of th(...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank company secretary Bernard Daly (left) and former chief operations officer Tiernan O’Mahoney. They  were jailed in July for conspiracy to falsify bank records and defraud the Revenue Commissioners, and are appealing their convictions and the length of their sentences. Photographs: Collins Courts/The Irish Times

The Court of Appeal must assume the jury abided by the directions of the trial judge in the case against three former Anglo Irish Bank officials, the (...)

Tiarnan O’Mahoney was sentenced to three years in prison by Judge Patrick McCartan at the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court in July, 2015. Photograph: Collins

Appeals against the convictions of two former Anglo Irish Bank officials have begun at the Court of Appeal in Dublin. Tiarnan O’Mahoney, former chief(...)

Intervention by European Court of Human Rights  “changed the landscape” of case, according to Remy Farrell SC

Plans to deport a man allegedly involved with Islamic State have been put on hold following a dramatic intervention by the European Court of Human Rig(...)

Former businessman Breifne O’Brien has lost an appeal of his seven year sentence for inducing others to advance millions of euro to him for investment in bogus property deals. Photograph: Collins Courts.

Former businessman Breifne O’Brien has lost an appeal of his seven year sentence for inducing others to advance millions of euro to him for investment(...)

A man who lured two girls away from a children’s birthday party and told them he would cut their parents’ throats before repeatedly raping them has had an appeal against his sentence dismissed.

A man who lured two girls away from a children’s birthday party and told them he would cut their parents’ throats before repeatedly raping them has ha(...)