Graham Dwyer has been charged with the murder of Elaine O Hara. He has pleaded not guilty.

The prosecution counsel at the trial of Graham Dwyer for the alleged murder of Elaine O’Hara has described the architect as “a sadistic and brutal per(...)

Architect Graham Dwyer (42) has denied murdering childcare worker Elaine O’Hara (36) on August 22nd, 2012

Sixteen film files of an “adult pornographic nature” and still images of “mutilated bodies” were found on the hard drive of Elaine O’Hara’s laptop, a (...)

Séan Barrett:  felt the safest option in the public interest was to allow the issue through on a vote but without debate. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh / The Irish Times 2:48

The controversy surrounding Seán Barrett deflated quickly yesterday but the Ceann Comhairle’s authority has taken a hit in the longer term, with linge(...)

Graham  Dwyer is charged with murdering Dublin childcare worker Elaine O’Hara (36) in Co Dublin on August 22nd, 2012. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The sister of Elaine O’Hara has told the murder trial of south Dublin architect Graham Dwyer that Ms O’Hara was “quite naive, [and] very trusting of p(...)

The late Elaine O’Hara. Photograph: Garda/PA Wire

Pay-as-you-go mobile phones were used to send and receive the great majority of texts the State contends incriminate Graham Dwyer in the alleged mu(...)

Sgt Maurice McCabe who compiled a dossier with allegations of Garda malpractice and failures within his own division of Cavan-Monaghan. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/Irish Times

The dossier was compiled almost three years ago by Garda whistleblower Sgt Maurice McCabe and related to allegations of Garda malpractice and failures(...)

Sean Guerin investigated claims from Garda whistleblower Maurice McCabe (above)  that serious crimes were not properly investigated by gardai.

The most serious allegation to be examined by a new Commission of Investigation into Garda operations is how a man who murdered a woman was on bail at(...)

Garda whistleblower Sgt Maurice McCabe. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Cabinet today agreed the terms of reference for the commission of investigation in relation to the findings of the Guerin report.Sean Guerin investiga(...)

Former minister for justice Alan Shatter is not proceeding with his claim of a ‘reasonable apprehension of bias’ on the part of barrister Sean Guerin in preparing his report concerning Mr Shatter’s handling of complaints by Garda whistleblower Maurice McCabe. File photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons / The Irish Times

Former minister for justice Alan Shatter is not proceeding with his claim of a “reasonable apprehension of bias” on the part of barrister Sean Guerin (...)

Brian Purcell, the Secretary General at the Department of Justice, has offered to be reassigned to other duties in the public service following the publication today of the review into the department.

Brian Purcell, the secretary general at the Department of Justice, has offered to be reassigned to other duties in the public service following the pu(...)