Former Anglo Irish Bank official Aoife Maguire. Photograph: Court Collins

Allegations made in an anonymous phone call to the Director of Public Prosecutions led to a last-minute application to have the jury discharged in th(...)

Criostóir MacCárthaigh (38), of An Gleann, Palmerstown, had pleaded not guilty to murdering David Whyte (35) in Dublin between September 24th and 26th, 2008, by stabbing him more than 100 times.

A convicted murderer who stabbed his victim more than 100 times in the ruins of an old Dublin church has moved to appeal his conviction. Criostóir Mac(...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank non-executive director Fintan Drury who is  to give evidence to the banking inquiry.

The Oireachtas Banking Inquiry has decided to suspend the publication of the witness statement of former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm (...)

Fintan Drury will tell the committee Anglo’s board acted appropriately when it learned of the large stake Seán Quinn had built in the institution up to 2008. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

The board of Anglo Irish Bank told the financial regulator about Seán Quinn’s large shareholding in the institution as soon as it became aware of it, (...)

Maeve and Fintan O’Brien were involved in the incident with off-duty garda Mark Kenny and one of his colleagues, Garda Ciarán McCormack. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Charges against a couple accused of giving false and misleading information to the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) were struck out yesterda(...)

Mr Justice Donal O’Donnell made the remarks during a Court of Criminal Appeal quashing of the conviction of a Co Limerick man for the murder of his partner at their home in Craughwell, Co Galway in July 2005. File photograph: Collins Courts

A Supreme Court judge has said it is “dispiriting” that, despite difficulties with the defence of provocation in Irish law being identified several ti(...)

Kevin Coughlan (32), with a last address at Avondale Drive, Greystones, Limerick, had pleaded not guilty to murder. Photograph: Graham Hughes/Photocall Ireland.

A Limerick man whose conviction for murder was quashed following a successful appeal will be sentenced for manslaughter in October. Kevin Coughlan (32(...)

 Liam Dowling, who pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to killing a protected animal in August 2014. Photograph: Collins

Animal charities have criticised the leniency of a sentence given to a Dublin man who violently killed his dog in a Dublin park. Liam Dowling (44) wa(...)

Gerard Hogan, from Ballinacurra Weston,  and Dylan Hayes from Kilteragh, Dooradoyle,  were  charged with the murder of Shane Murphy in April.

Two men have appeared in court in Limerick charged with the murder of a 26-year-old man who died after he was assaulted at a house party earlier this (...)

The jury in the trial of three former officials of Anglo Irish Bank (from left), Aoife Maguire, Tiernan O’Mahony and Bernard Daly, has retired to consider its verdict.

The jury in the trial of three former officials of Anglo Irish Bank has retired to consider its verdict. Earlier, during his charge to the jury, tria(...)