A man will go on trial on Wednesday charged with murdering a 25-year-old man in Waterford in 2014.Tadhg Butler (34) also known as Thomas O’Grady, who(...)

Jooda Akanbi (39) has been cleared with charged with murdering 45-year-old Taiwo Jamani on November 13th, 2013. Photograph: Courts Collins

A father of four has been cleared of murdering a man with a baseball bat in broad daylight on a busy street in what one witness described as “like som(...)

 Gail O’Rorke who was on Friday found not guilty on two of the three charges against her. Photograph: Collins Courts

CONOR GALLAGHER The jury in the trial of a woman accused of helping her friend take her own life has been ordered to find her not guilty on two of the(...)

John Calnan, who is no longer in ministry, was sentenced to three years in jail, with the final year suspended, after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting a girl in West Cork in 1989. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney

A 76-year-old retired priest who sexually abused a seven-year-old girl while hearing her first confession has been jailed for two years.John Calnan, w(...)

Garda Brendan Cahill told the court that investigators believed there was no excessive speed involved, but that the driver had lost control of the vehicle. Photograph:  Julien Behal/PA Wire

A teenager has been given a two-year suspended jail sentence after he pleaded guilty to dangerous driving causing the death of an eight-year-old girl (...)

Gail O’Rorke is accused of attempting to help Bernadette Forde get to a euthanasia clinic in Switzerland. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

A woman accused of helping her friend take her own life alleged to gardaí that another person was with the deceased when she took a lethal dose of bar(...)

Arrested on his release and taken to Listowel Garda station, Michael Coffey admitted to a year-long series of offences involving criminal damage, burglary and theft throughout Kerry - most of which had been unsolved by gardaí. File photograph: Michaela Rehle/Reuters

A man who had a previous conviction for breaking into the home of an archbishop in Kerry was last year found by gardaí while undergoing an epilepsy se(...)

Jooda Akanbi (39) is charged with murdering 45-year-old Taiwo Jamani on November 13th, 2013 - the date of his death in hospital due to a traumatic brain injury.

A jury has been told a man accused of murder who is claiming self-defence used “unreasonable and excessive” force when he hit another man over the hea(...)

Gavin Hennessy (30) of Hunters Green in Firhouse, Dublin pleaded guilty  to possession of a Magnum Smith and Wesson revolver and 20 rounds of .44 ammunition on the N7 in Kill, Co Kildare.

A man who acted as a courier to bring a loaded gun and ammunition from Limerick to Dublin in order to pay off a gambling debt has been jailed for thre(...)

Gail O’Rorke: has pleaded not guilty to aiding, abetting, counselling or procuring the suicide of Bernadette Forde (51). Photograph: Courts Collins.

A woman accused of assisting her friend take her own life told gardaí she sensed “deep down” her friend had been making suicide plans but could not st(...)