Fr Gabriel Rosbotham arrives at Donegal Town Courthouse. Photograph: Jason McGarrigle Fr Gabriel Rosbotham arrives at Donegal Town Courthouse. Photograph: Jason McGarrigle

A priest involved in a court case with his former lover over the ownership of a house in Co Donegal is to take time away from his diocese, the Bish(...)

Hugh Crawford at Donegal Town Court. Photograph: Jason McGarrigle

A priest has been awarded more than a quarter share in a Co Donegal cottage he shared with his former lover.Fr Gabriel Rosbotham took Hugh Crawford to(...)

Judge Keenan Johnson said robberies by heroin addicts with violence are all too common and they the courts must ‘deal with them in a firm way’.

A serial robber was caught after a shop assistant disarmed him and sat on him until gardaí arrived. Michael O’Connor (27), tried to rob t(...)

Mrs Justice Susan Denham: chairs the Judicial Appointments Advisory Board

Applications were received from 174 lawyers to fill a single vacancy on the District Court bench last year. The annual report of the Judicial Appointm(...)

Protesters march to Eyre Square, Galway in protest at the  EU ban on turf cutting. Photograph: Joe Travers

A group of protesters carrying placards and banners staged a peaceful protest near the steps of Galway Courthouse yesterday in support of four men who(...)