Alan Owens

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The judge said that Margaret Buttimer ‘has disregarded the rights to health and safety of those who work in frontline retail’. File photograph: Michael MacSweeney/Cork Court

A 66-year-old grandmother has been jailed for 90 days by a judge who said she had shown scant regard for the safety of others when refusing to wear a (...)

It’s eight o’clock on a Thursday evening, and there’s a bottle of wine on the table. But this evening is not about relaxing – rather, it’s about risk(...)