The High Court decision is “devastating”, said a former leader of a taxi drivers’ representative group. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Three taxi drivers face a multimillion euro legal bill following their failed suit over industry deregulation. The High Court decision is “devastatin(...)

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(...)

A man  fighting the State’s attempt to deport him  has an absolute right to be protected from torture, the Court of Appeal has heard. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

The European Court of Human Rights has directed the Republic not to deport a man the State believes is the foremost member of Islamic State in the jur(...)

Brian O’Donnell and his wife Mary Patricia O’Donnell had debts of €71.5m with Bank of Ireland. Photograph: Will Oliver

Retired solicitor Brian O’Donnell and his wife have lost their appeal against the High Court’s dismissal of their bid to have their bankruptcy overtur(...)

Outgoing President of the High Court Mr Justice Nicholas Kearns (right): he retires later this month after six years in the post.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne

A former Fine Gael minister of state and a former chairman of the Referendum Commission are believed to be among the main contenders for appointment(...)

Three taxi drivers claimed the value of their taxi plates was wiped out overnight when the sector was deregulated in 2000. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The High Court has dismissed a challenge by three taxi drivers who claimed the value of their taxi plates was wiped out overnight when the sector was (...)

The High Court has dismissed a challenge by three taxi-drivers who claimed the value of their taxi plates was wiped out when the sector was deregulate(...)

Two men have sought leave to appeal the result of the marriage referendum to the Supreme Court. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Two men have sought leave to appeal the outcome of last May’s same-sex marriage referendum to the Supreme Court after their previous court challenges (...)

A family member shows a photograph of  David Byrne on her  phone outside the Central Criminal Court in Dublin after Marcus Kirwan was found guilty of his murder. Photograph: Collins Courts

A teenager jailed for life two years ago, having lured another teen to his death by pretending to be a girl, has moved to appeal his conviction for mu(...)

A separate appeal by Google, YouTube and Facebook against an injunction requiring them to remove the clip will proceed next week. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

A student has withdrawn his Supreme Court appeals against various newspapers arising from reports on his dispute over a YouTube video clip falsely acc(...)