Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald has appointed a judge to oversee the administration of the Garda penalty points system. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

The future administration of the penalty points system will be overseen by a former president of the Circuit Court, Judge Matthew Deery, as part of(...)

Then minister for justice Alan Shatter and deputy Mick Wallace clash on  RTE’s Primetime. Photograph: Screengrab/RTE

Former minister for justice Alan Shatter’s appeal against a decision of the Data Protection Commissioner that he breached data protection laws when he(...)

Dylan Bradshaw, proprietor of the South William Street salon: Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A 33-year-old sales executive today settled a €38,000 personal injury claim against an award-winning hairdressing company for undisclosed damages.Grai(...)

Martina Sheehan, who was just over 36 weeks pregnant and driving the family car when another car crashed into her, after her action for damages yesterday. Photograph: Collins

A baby, who was injured in a car crash two days before she was born, was yesterday awarded just under €18,000 in the Circuit Civil Court for personal (...)

Bank of Ireland, Baggot Street

Ray Managh The identities of dozens of Bank of Ireland employees, managers and top executives, alleged to have exchanged pornographic e-m(...)

Bewley’s said its survival was at stake and that the cafe was losing ¤700,000 a year  because of the high rent

In ruling that the rent Bewley’s pays for its landmark site on Grafton Street must be allowed to fall in line with market rates, yesterday’s Hi(...)