Judge Marie Quirke was told that the girls got into pyjamas as soon as they returned home to keep their school uniforms clean because clothes were not being washed

Two young teenagers were taken into emergency care after they raised the alarm about their mother who was not washing herself or leaving her bedroom a(...)

Dublin District Family Court in Dublin. File photograph: Stephen Collins/Collins

A family of young children were taken into the care of the Child and Family Agency yesterday after the judge heard allegations of emotional abuse and (...)

Tusla chief executive Gordon Jeyes. Photograph: Alan Betson.

In an interview in The Irish Times on Monday, Gordon Jeyes, chief executive of Tusla, the Child and Family Agency, said the scrutiny brought to child (...)

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(...)