Mr Justice Henry Abbott: His ruling makes reference to an “entirely improper interference” involving a political representative and a judge in a long-running and acrimonious case.

The more information that emerges, the more opaque the picture seems to become.Last night, three days after it emerged that a High Court judge had all(...)

Mr Justice Henry Abbott: said he was “quite improperly” asked by a Circuit Court judge about a ruling in a long-running dispute between parents over custody of one of their children

A High Court judge has said there was “entirely improper interference” involving a politician and a judge in a family law case. In a judgment m(...)

Judge Desmond Hogan said he was not acting on a request from a politician or anyone else connected with the case. Photograph: Garrett White/Collins

A Circuit Court judge has claimed he had no intention of influencing the outcome of a family law case by raising it with a High Court colleague and de(...)

The president of the High Court, Mr Justice Nicholas Kearns, and his counterpart on the Circuit Court, Mr Justice Raymond Groarke, issued a statement tonight after carrying out an “urgent” investigation into allegations of an improper approach to High Court judge Henry Abbott by a member of the Circuit Court bench.

The president of the High Court, Mr Justice Nicholas Kearns, and his counterpart on the Circuit Court, Mr Justice Raymond Groarke, issued a stateme(...)

Patched up: could voters stomach a fusion of Enda Kenny and Micheal Martin? Montage: Irish Times Premedia

To the grassroots members of each party, the prospect of a Fine Gael-Fianna Fáil coalition is as disconcerting a notion as an amalgamation of Celtic a(...)