Today, a jury of ten men and two women at Cork Circuit Criminal Court, unanimously found the retired priest guilty  after just two hours of deliberation.
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A retired priest has been remanded on bail for sentence after he was today convicted of sexually assaulting a pupil while teaching at a boarding scho(...)

Colfer Rory  McIlroy is challenging the validity and enforceability of representation agreements involving allegedly “unreasonable” fee rates and commissions. Photograph: Mark Runnacles/Getty Images

Golfer Rory McIlroy has claimed he got “markedly inferior” terms to those of fellow golfer Graeme McDowell under disputed representation agreements, d(...)

Nama  is seeking  €77 million summary judgment orders against Harry Crosby (above) arising from personal loans and his personal guarantees of the liabilities of two companies.  Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill /Irish Times

The National Assets Management Agency (Nama), moved to enforce loans of some €77m against businessman Harry Crosbie after he failed to disclose substa(...)

A screen shows the result of the  Children’s Referendum on the main stage at the count centre in Dublin Castle after the results were announced last November. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The Government's information campaign in the Children’s Referendum involved "blatant psychological manipulation" aimed at securing a Yes vote (...)