Minister for Justice  Charlie Flanagan  and  Chief Justice Susan Denham at  the annual report of the Courts Service for 2016 in  Smithfield. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

The Cabinet is expected to choose the new chief justice from a shortlist of three candidates at its final meeting before the summer recess on Wednesda(...)

Chief Justice: Ms Justice Susan Denham is retiring after six years in the role. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

The Cabinet is expected to nominate the next chief justice at its final planned meeting before the summer recess on Wednesday. There had been concer(...)

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The Supreme Court has reserved judgment on a bid by an Algerian man with alleged links to Islamic terrorism to prevent his deportation. The deportati(...)

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission cannot examine all 100,000 emails of a senior executive of cement giant CRH copied by it following a “dawn raid’ as part of an investigation into alleged anti-competitive practices, the Supreme Court has ruled

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission cannot examine all 100,000 emails of a senior executive of cement giant CRH copied by it following (...)

Case involved interpretation of discrimination provisions of the Equal Status Act 2000 in relation to provision of education services here

A student with dyslexia was not discriminated against because special explanatory notes were attached to her Leaving Certificate, the Supreme Court h(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny: On both marriage equality and the abortion issue he saw what, at the very least, had to be done and focused on taking no political risks to make them politically possible.   Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Welcoming the emphatic ‘Yes’ vote in the marriage equality referendum, on May 23rd, 2015, Taoiseach Enda Kenny was clearly delighted with, even proud (...)

By a six to one majority, the Supreme Court dismissed Tusla’s appeal against an order directing the phased release of two children into their mother’s care

The Supreme Court has dismissed an appeal by Tusla, the Child and Family Agency, against an order directing the phased release of two children into th(...)

The  Supreme Court said the 77-year-old woman had not established her case raised issues of general public importance.

The Supreme Court has refused to hear a woman’s appeal over the dismissal of her claim a symphysiotomy carried out on her at a Dublin hospital in 1963(...)

Martin McDonagh pictured in 2008 after he was awarded €900,000 in his defamation case against the Sunday World newspaper, which had described him as a “Traveller drug king” in an article. Photograph: Garrett White/Collins

The Supreme Court has reserved judgment on a man’s appeal against the overturning of a €900,000 damages award after a newspaper article described him(...)

Doonbeg golf course, where the council’s plans to abolish a right-of-way led all the way to the Supreme Court. File photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

A dispute over a public right-of-way at the Doonbeg golf course in Co Clare owned by US presidential candidate Donald Trump has been resolved, the Su(...)