Pictured at the ‘Hooded Men’ Amnest Press conference in Dublin last month, were (from left) Francis Mc Guigan, Micheal Donnelly, Patrick Mc Nally, Brian Turley and Kevin Hannaway. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The State is opposing an application by lawyers for the “hooded men” for their legal costs of an application aimed at compelling the Government decide(...)

HIgh Court asked to approve transfer of health policies to Luxembourg based insurance entity ‘iptiQ’, which has a branch in Ireland. Photograph : Matt Kavanagh, Irish Times

The joint administrators of Quinn Insurance Limited want the High Court to approve the transfer of 5000 health policies to a subsidiary of one of the (...)

The parents of a terminally ill baby girl have opposed an application by HSE to the High Court for permission not to resuscitate the child should her (...)

Mr O’Brien (51), Kilmore, The Gallan, Granitefield, Dún Laoghaire, Co Dublin was charged with 19 counts of theft involving sums totalling about €11 million from five individuals between 2006 and 2008

Businessman Breifne O’Brien has pleaded guilty to multiple charges of multi-million euro theft and deception totalling over €10 million between 2003 a(...)

Billions of Irish people’s money was illegally given by the Minister for Finance via promissory notes to insolvent private banks without any vote or authorisation of the Dáil, a three judge High Court was told today.

Billions of Irish people’s money was illegally given by the Minister for Finance via promissory notes to insolvent private banks without any vote or (...)

Members of the Council of State at Áras an Uachtarain yesterday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

President Michael D Higgins has signed into law the Government’s Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill. Áras an Uachtaráin confirmed the move in a (...)

Michael McAteer of Grant Thornton. Photograph: David Sleator.

The High Court yesterday gave the go-ahead for the serving of a summons on PricewaterhouseCoopers in a case where the administrators of Quinn Insuranc(...)