Francis Carr, Cappaghduff, Tourmakeady, Co Mayo, was the driver of a car involved in a crash in 2017 in which, Orla O’Malley (18) and Seán Halloran (20) died. File photograph: Dave Meehan

A man from the west of Ireland extradited from the US overnight, appeared before Castlebar District Court on Thursday morning on a charge of dangerous(...)

Chief executive of the Courts Service, Brendan Ryan, said this week that his officials were now profiling upcoming cases to assess if additional gardaí should be on duty when it was feared there might be protests. File photograph: Collins Courts

The Law Society has said it has received no complaints from members about alleged intimidation at courthouses during the hearing of home repossession (...)

Gary Mulvany (37), of Summerhill, Dublin, leaving court. Photograph: Courts Collins

A drug smuggler who fraudulently claimed almost €30,000 in benefits for three years when he was living in Lanzarote has been given a chance to avoid a(...)

 A group of demonstrators gathered at Castlebar Circuit Court, Co Mayo, to protest 110 repossession cases to be heard by the court. Photograph: Keith Heneghan

Holy water was sprinkled and part of the rosary recited in unusual scenes at Castlebar Circuit Court in Co Mayo, where 110 cases of repossession were (...)