Lucas and Michelle Neville at the High Court, Dublin. “What happened to him and what he went through should not have happened,” Mrs Neville said yesterday. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

A mother whose only son has a severe and permanent brain injury due to head injuries suffered during a schools rugby match and at training has voic(...)

A file image of  Lucas Neville and his mother  Michelle Neville outside  the High Court in Dublin. The former St Michael’s College student was today awarded €2.75 million damages for a  brain injury suffered during a rugby match. Photograph: Collins

A young man who suffered a serious head injury during a schools rugby match has secured €2.75 million damages, plus costs, under a settlement a(...)

Lucas Neville and his mother Michelle Neville at the High Court, Dublin, earlier this month. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

A young student who suffered a kick in the head during a schools rugby match would have died had emergency surgery not saved his life, a consul(...)

 St Vincent’s Healthcare Group, as owner of St Vincent’s hospital, Elm Park, Dublin is a defendent in the action. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

MARY CAROLAN A young man injured during a schools rugby match has a severe and permanent acquired brain injury rendering him “very vulne(...)

Lucas Neville and his mother Michelle Neville outside  the High Court in  Dublin today.  Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

A student has sued for € 5million in damages over serious head injuries suffered after he collapsed having played a few minutes at the end of (...)