Dr John O’Mahony SC told the court  it was a very sad case where nothing was done about a smear test which showed a pre-cancerous abnormality and Nicola Phillips died four years later. Photograph: Chris Maddaloni/Collins

A hospital has apologised before the High Court and acknowledged deficits in care which resulted in the untimely death of a young mother of three. Ni(...)

A young child whose chronic ear condition went undiagnosed despite several examinations has been left with permanent damage and faces years of treatme(...)

 Amy Hutchinson (14) with her mother, Amanda, of Mullaharlin Park, Dundalk, Co Louth outside the Four Courts. Photograph: Collins Courts

A 14-year-old girl who claimed she suffered a severe shoulder injury at birth has settled her High Court action for €425,000. Amy Hutchinson has dif(...)

The High Court was previously told Elaine Lennon would have been fine had a CT scan of her brain  been carried out in time. Photograph: Collins

A judge has approved a further €1.5m settlement of medical negligence proceedings brought on behalf of a severely disabled young woman, bringing her t(...)

The crash occurred in the Cooley Mountains, Co Louth, at a place known as Top Hill near Carlingford.

The emergency services are at the scene of a helicopter crash in which a father and son were injured on Sunday evening. The aircraft crash landed in (...)