Sandra Higgins (34) of The Beeches, Drumgola Wood, Cavan town, denies the charge. Photograph: Court Collins.

A child-minder is to go on trial for a second time next May accused of causing serious harm to a ten-month-old baby. Registered child-minder Sandra Hi(...)

 Stephen Cheung leaving Dublin District Court where he was charged with 19 counts of theft  from various companies which were in liquidation. Photograph: Court Collins

A liquidator is facing trial accused of stealing approximately €450,000 from companies which were in the process of being wound up. Stephen Cheung (38(...)


Former resident of State institution did not suffer “abuse” and was not entitled to compensation CM v Residential Institutions Redress Review Committe(...)

It is understood  former taoiseach Brian  Cowen, who is to appear before the Banking Inquiry on Thursday, will say he held a private meeting with  then minister for finance Brian Lenihan on the night of September 29th, 2008. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Former taoiseach Brian Cowen is to confirm he overruled Brian Lenihan on the night of the bank guarantee in 2008. It is understood that Mr Cowen, who(...)

A garda was not required to warn a youth he was commiting an offence when he dropped his trousers in front of her, the President of the High Court has(...)

Paula Farrell at the Central Criminal Court, June 24th, 2015. Ms Farrell,  with an address at Rathmullen Park, Drogheda, Co Louth is charged with murdering Wayne McQuillan (30) at her home on January 1st, 2014. Photograph: Court Collins

A jury has heard how a 42-year-old Louth woman accused of murdering her partner in Louth last year allegedly stabbed the deceased four times with a la(...)

In October 2014 a five-judge Supreme Court dismissed the DPP’s appeal against a High Court decision halting the prosecution of Sharon  Cullen on the grounds of delay. File photograph: Collins Courts

The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) has dropped the charge against a woman charged in connection with the death of her father in 1988. Sharon Cu(...)

The Harcourt Hotel on Harcourt Street, Dublin 2. File Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

The operators of a Dublin hotel are to go trial after a worker suffered injuries when he fell from a scaffolding tower. Olema Consultants, of Harcourt(...)

A seven-judge Supreme Court has unanimously refused to order a retrial of a man lawfully acquitted of burglary charges under a rule of evidence altere(...)

Court entitled to adjudicate debtor a bankrupt notwithstanding that he had been adjudicated a bankrupt in foreign country In re Sean Dunne (a bankrupt(...)