Former chairman of Anglo Irish Bank Sean FitzPatrick. Photograph: Eric Luke/ The Irish Times

The High Court has dismissed Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán FitzPatrick’s application to permanently prevent his trial before Dublin Circuit Criminal (...)

Zinzan Brooke scored a stunning drop goal as New Zealand blew England out of the water in the 1995 Rugby World Cup semi-final. Photograph: Getty

It seems ridiculous to think now but in the lead up to the 1995 World Cup New Zealand were, for once, not necessarily the favourites. In 1994 the All(...)

Former chairman of Anglo Irish Bank Seán FitzPatrick. File Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

An application by former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán FitzPatrick to stop his criminal trial going ahead at the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court will b(...)

Seán Fitzpatrick, former Anglo Irish Bank chairman,  has launched a High Court action aimed at preventing his trial before Dublin Circuit Criminal Court from going ahead. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg

Former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán FitzPatrick has launched a High Court action aimed at permanently preventing his trial before Dublin Circuit Cri(...)

An application to adjourn the trial of former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán FitzPatrick has been denied. Photograph: Court Collins

The trial of former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán FitzPatrick is to proceed in October after an application for adjournment by his defence was denied(...)

From left: Former Anglo officials Aoife Maguire, Tiarnan O’Mahoney and Bernard Daly.

It was, as one of the lawyers seeking clemency for his client said, an act involving “the stroke of one button”. Yet that simple act, an attempt to h(...)

Custodial sentences given to three former officers at Anglo Irish Bank represent  “the outcome of the most aggressive approach to corporate enforcement” in the history of the State

Three former officers at Anglo Irish Bank have been convicted and jailed for concealing and altering bank accounts connected to the bank’s former chai(...)

Bernard Daly  was sentenced to two years. Photograph: Sasko Lazarov

Three former executives of Anglo Irish Bank have become the first bankers to go to jail in Ireland since the economic crisis broke. Former chief opera(...)

 Former chairman of Anglo Irish Bank Sean FitzPatrick outside Dublin Circuit Criminal Court last year. File Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Lawyers for former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán FitzPatrick want to adjourn his upcoming trial because of recent publicity surrounding the trial of (...)

From left: Former Anglo officials Aoife Maguire, Tiarnan O’Mahoney and Bernard Daly.

Three former Anglo Irish Bank officials have been jailed for between three years and 18 months for conspiring to conceal or alter bank accounts being (...)