Ms Justice Iseult O’Malley in the High Court ruled that the mechanism in Ireland to determine if a suspect was a victim of trafficking was inadequate to meet obligations under an EU directive.

A High Court judge has said Ireland has failed to adequately comply with its obligations under EU law towards victims of human trafficking. An EU dir(...)

The  former home of property developer Tom McFeely at Coolbawn, Ailesbury Road,  Ballsbridge, Dublin 4.  File Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Nama has secured final judgment for €8m against the wife of Priory Hall builder Thomas McFeely arising out of an unpaid loan secured on the family ho(...)

Ryanair has sued the trade union Impact, the Irish Airline Pilots Association (Ialpa) and its president Evan Cullen arising from an interview with Mr Cullen broadcast on RTÉ Radio. File photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

A judge has ruled Ryanair is entitled to some of the various categories of documents sought by it for its action alleging it was defamed in interviews(...)

Actress Maureen O’Hara: her former PA got an apology from O’Hara’s nephew. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Actress Maureen O’Hara’s former personal assistant was today given a High Court apology and damages over a number of statements made by the 94-year-ol(...)

Ms Justice Iseult O’Malley restrained Tuskar from selling properties

A Wexford family consisting of two brothers and their father, and a company, Tuskar Property Holdings Limited, were restrained by the High Court yest(...)

Ms Justice Iseult O’Malley: granted the ex parte (one side only) application for leave for judicial review and returned the matter to later this month

The Child and Family Agency is challenging a judge’s decision directing it to place a child in the care of her parents after finding the child had be(...)

The trial of Wayne Dundon and Nathan Killeen  continues before three judges, presided over by Ms Justice Iseult O’Malley, at the Special Criminal Court. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

A garda has told the Roy Collins murder trial that he pointed a gun at one of the accused men when he found him hiding under insulation in an attic.Ga(...)

Wayne Dundon, Lenihan Avenue, Prospect: denies murdering Roy Collins

The father of murder victim Roy Collins has told the Special Criminal Court that Wayne Dundon made intimidating gestures towards him during a previou(...)

Then minister for justice Alan Shatter, at a meeting in November 2011 attended by then Rehab chief executive Angela Kerins (above), raised issues including profits of only €9,452 on some €4 million sales of Rehab Lottery scratch cards.    Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The Rehab Group has lost its High Court challenge to the Minister for Justice’s decision to abolish the Charitable Lotteries Scheme (CLS), set up to c(...)

The Finnstown Country House Hotel in Lucan. Photograph: Collins Dublin.

A 55-year-old man has appeared before the Special Criminal Court this afternoon charged with the possession of explosives at Finnstown House Hotel (...)