Gail O’Rorke arrives at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court, where she went on trial in connection with the assisted suicide of MS sufferer Bernadette Forde. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

The jury in the case of a woman accused of helping her friend to take her own life has heard a tape recording of the deceased’s final words before she(...)

Gail O’Rorke has pleaded not guilty to aiding, abetting, counselling or procuring the suicide of Bernadette Ford.

A woman has gone on trial accused of assisting someone in taking their own life by helping them obtain and take a toxic substance.Gail O’Rorke (43) of(...)

A judge has sent a serial burglar to another court for sentence after hearing that the man had previously broken into his house

A judge has sent a serial burglar to another court for sentence after hearing that the man had previously broken into his house.Vincent McNally (32) w(...)

Liudas Vaisvilas, with an address at Glenveagh Court, Letterkenny, Co Donegal pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal to sexual assault at Terminal 2 in Dublin Airport on April 10th,2014.

A former Russian Special Forces soldier who said he was suffering flashbacks when he wrestled a teenage girl to the ground and sexually assaulted her (...)

Gardaí on the scene of the incident on Dawson Street in Dublin on December 6th, 2012.

A homeless heroin addict has been sentenced to seven years in prison for killing an acquaintance by knocking him under a bus in Dublin on December 201(...)

Neilus Keogh. Image via YouTube

A Limerick rugby player who lost his professional contract after attacking a man during a poker game has avoided a conviction on condition he pays €10(...)

A man has told a court that he never gave permission to a woman to take over €102,000 from his bank account.

A man has told a court that he never gave permission to a woman to take over €102,000 from his bank account.Sandra Doyle (37) has denied stealing the (...)

The Director of Public Prosecutions appealed  the man’s suspended sentence on grounds that it was unduly lenient. Photograph: Collins

A man who had sex with a 13-year-old girl, having been in a prior relationship with her mother, has had a three-year suspended sentence upheld by the(...)

Gardai on the scene of the incident on Dawson Street in Dublin on December 6th, 2012.

A judge has adjourned the sentencing of a deaf and mute man for the manslaughter of another man who was crushed under a bus in order to establish if a(...)

Top, from left, Constance Markievicz; and the Abbey Theatre in Dublin. Bottom, from left, Joseph Plunkett; Alice Milligan; and Thomas MacDonagh.  Main photograph: Hulton Archive/Getty Images

From the early 1900s the development of the Abbey Theatre was accompanied by challenging alternatives, spearheaded by political activists. They inc(...)