Emma Mhic Mhathúna with solicitor Cian O’Carroll: “From the outset, I was determined to fight for justice for my children and the figure replicates the damage that’s been done to them.” Photograph: Collins Courts

Emma Mhic Mhathúna cut an unusually striking figure in the austere world of Court No2. When the business of the Four Courts began on Friday soon afte(...)