Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan said several issues arise in seeking to simply outlaw membership of a criminal gang in such a manner.  Photograph: Tom Honan

Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan has ruled out proscribing organised crime gangs like the Kinahan cartel or the Hutch faction. Proscribing such (...)

Murder victims Sean Little and Jordan Davis (right) were friends and knew their lives were in danger

Murder victims Sean Little (22) and Jordan Davis (23), killed in separate shootings less than 24 hours apart in Dublin, were close friends and both kn(...)

Naoufal Fassih leaving the High Court last year. Photograph: Courts Collins

A notorious Dutch gang leader with links to the Kinahan cartel has been jailed for 18 years in Holland after being extradited there from Ireland. Na(...)