Two men died and several others were seriously injured when a section of a wall collapsed at Connacht Gold Co-Op Society’s DIY and Garden Centre at Athlone Road, Longford in 2013.

Two companies and an engineer must indemnify the operators of a DIY shop in Co Longford which was the scene of a fatal accident in 2013 after a wall c(...)

Ms Justice Mary Irvine: Disagreed there was a sound evidential basis for the High Court finding the delay was excusable. Photograph: The Irish Times

The Sisters of Charity have won a court order halting an action against them alleging they are vicariously liable for the alleged rape and sexual assa(...)

 Jules Thomas and Ian Bailey pictured leaving the Four Courts earlier this month. Photograph: Collins.

1991: English journalist, Ian Bailey moves to Ireland and settles in West Cork where he meets Welsh artist, Jules Thomas and sets up home with her and(...)

Alan Kilmartin (35), of Davitt Terrace, Cloughleigh, Ennis, Co Clare, pleaded guilty at Ennis Circuit Criminal Court to assault causing harm to a woman at Acha Bhaile, Lahinch Road, Ennis on March 2nd, 2012.

A security guard of a ghost estate, who attacked a woman unprovoked in her home, has been sentenced to two years in in prison following a finding by t(...)

Mr Justice Michael Peart, who sat with Mr Justice Alan Mahon and Mr Justice Gerard Hogan, said the court would reserve judgment until May 21st

Two convicted murderers who are appealing High Court judgments ordering their extradition must wait to hear whether they will be returned to complete (...)

AIB won summary judgment in the High Court for €3.3 million in March 2013.

A developer’s estranged wife has failed to set aside a bank’s €3.3 million judgment against her arising out of an unpaid loan on the family home in Fo(...)

As soon as the government order was issued, gardaí visited every head shop in the State and requested a list of the substances on sale. Within three weeks, the number of head shops around the country fell from 102 to 36. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

In May 2010, after a series of incidents involving so-called legal highs, a Fianna Fáil-led coalition moved against the “head shops” that sold them. T(...)

 Mr Justice Seán Ryan in the Court of Criminal  Appeal  said Alan Kilmartin’s plea of guilty and the fact he was suffering from a psychiatric illness were “genuine mitigating features”. File photograph: Marc O’Sullivan/Collins

A security guard at a ghost estate who attacked a woman unprovoked in her home may face prison following a finding by the Court of Appeal that his who(...)

 Rihanna attends the Zac Posen fashion show at Vanderbilt Hall at Grand Central Terminal  in New York City last month. Photograph: Chelsea Lauren/Getty Images

A defamation action against singer Rihanna brought by her Dublin-based former head of security is no longer proceeding.The action was brought by Geoff(...)

Mr Justice Peter Kelly ruled that none of the four men had made out an arguable defence to the bank’s claim entitling them to a full hearing.

Businessman James Mansfield jnr has lost his appeal against summary judgment orders for some €6.32 million against him and others over unpaid loans to(...)