Oliver Kierans (57) has been found guilty of the manslaughter of his wife Patricia in Cavan in 2013. Photograph: Collins Courts

A 57-year-old Cavan man has been found not guilty of murder, but guilty of the manslaughter of his wife in 2013.The jury of five women and seven men r(...)

James Nolan leaves court in 2009. Photograph: Collins Courts

A convicted rapist whose arm was found on a north Dublin beach was butchered with a sharp knife after his death.The right arm of James Nolan (46) from(...)

The trial of a man charged with the manslaughter of schoolteacher John Kenny in his Co Galway pub  ended abruptly when the prosecution withdrew the charge. File photograph: Stephen Hird/Reuters

The trial of a Romanian man charged with the manslaughter of schoolteacher John Kenny in his Co Galway pub in 2011 ended abruptly when the prosecution(...)

A pensioner who died after she was struck by a Garda car suffered “head and chest trauma” in the incident, Dublin Coroner’s Court has heard.

GARETH NAUGHTONA pensioner who died after she was struck by a Garda car suffered “head and chest trauma” in the incident, Dublin Coroner’s Court has h(...)

Gardaí pictured at the scene where the body of a man in his 40s was found in a house on Glendhu Road in Cabra on Sunday. Photograph: Collins Dublin

Gardaí are awaiting results of DNA tests to identify a man whose body was found in his home in north Dublin on Sunday.The body of the man, who was in (...)

Gardaí removing the body from the scene where a man in his 40s was found in a house on Glendhu Road, Cabra, Dublin 7 on Sunday afternoon. Photograph: Collins Dublin

Gardaí have begun a murder inquiry after a post mortem on the body of a man found dead in a house in north Dublin found he had met with foul play.The (...)

Gardaí in Louth are investigating after a man’s body was found in a house in Dunleer.

Gardaí say they are investigating the circumstances surrounding the discovery of a man’s body at the back of a house in an estate in Dunleer, Co Louth(...)

A woman found dead by sheriffs as they repossessed her home had overdosed on painkillers, an inquest has heard.The woman, in her early 40s, was due t(...)

Sheriffs found the woman at her apartment, Dublin Coroner’s Court  told. Photograph: Reuters

A woman found dead by sheriffs as they repossessed her home had overdosed on painkillers, an inquest has heard.The woman, in her early 40s, was due t(...)

The arm of James Nolan Nolan was washed up on the north Dublin beach on February 8th, 2011.  Photograph: Eric Luke

A date has been set for the inquest into the death of a convicted rapist whose severed arm was washed up on Dollymount Strand.Gardaí­ investigating th(...)