The judge said the time is “well past” when the courts should tolerate this “anarchic attempt to frustrate and obstruct the administration of justice”.

The courts should stop tolerating “anarchic” and “fake law” litigation being advanced by pressure groups and dubious unqualified advisers to personal (...)

Customers outside a Bank of Scotland (Ireland) branch in Dublin in 2010. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

A High Court judge wants the Court of Appeal to decide significant legal issues “clearly of considerable public importance” potentially affecting hund(...)

Mervin White was jailed for two months for drunk and dangerous driving. FIle Photograph; David Sleator

A man described by a judge as “a veteran of the criminal justice system” has failed in his latest legal challenge to his jailing for two months for dr(...)

The first of potentially hundreds of legal actions against the HSE over delays in carrying out special needs assessments of children with a range of conditions including autism will be heard in February. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times.

The first of potentially hundreds of legal actions against the HSE over delays in carrying out special needs assessments of children with a range of c(...)

Unlike other councils in Co Dublin and Fingal, Dublin City Council refuses to classify separated fathers as anything other than a “single person” for the purposes of allocating accommodation, it is claimed.

Dublin City Council is paying €2,640 a month to accommodate a separated homeless father and his three children in an hotel three nights weekly when it(...)

 In its proceedings against the Government, Ireland and the Attorney General, Friends of the Irish Environment says the government’s approval of the plan should be quashed on several grounds.

An environmental group has taken a High Court challenge alleging the Government’s plan intended to reduce carbon emissions and combat climate change i(...)

Woman said she was severely shocked and alarmed that attacker  appeared to know where she now lived and it affected her recovery.

A rape victim whose new address was disclosed to her attacker after it was accessed through the Garda computer system is entitled to continue with her(...)

A homeless family of seven who have mostly been living in one hotel bedroom since February have settled their High Court action after being ‘satisfactorily housed’.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien.

A homeless family of seven who have mostly been living in one hotel bedroom since February have settled their legal action after being “satisfactorily(...)

Two former directors of Quinn Insurance Ltd (QIL) have lost a High Court challenge to a Central Bank inquiry concerning whether they had participated (...)

The Oireachtas should heed the strictures of Mr Justice Richard Humphreys about the need for more judges to meet the ever greater demands on the court(...)

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