Anthony Mcgann

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Barrister Rachel Baldwin said a woman at the Dolphin House Family Law Court in Dublin tried to push her down the stairs after a hearing. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

More than half of all barristers have experienced violence or aggression in the course of their work, with the family courts being cited as the most d(...)

Burnt out vans and cars in the yard of the house  in Strokestown. Photograph: Brian Farrell

A man who was arrested in connection with criminal damage and assaults following an eviction in Co Roscommon in December has been released without cha(...)

People at a protest in Strokestown, Co Roscommon, against the handling of the eviction of the McGann family. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

One member of the family whose Co Roscommon home was seized by KBC Bank is examining whether he has a basis for taking legal action against the financ(...)

Burnt out vans and cars at  the house which was the scene of the  eviction in Strokestown. Photograph: Brian Farrell

Sinn Féin TD Maurice Quinlivan has told the Belgian-owned KBC bank that it will “not stand by” and see Irish people evicted from their homes following(...)

The scene on Tuesday at the house in Strokestown, Co Roscommon, which was the centre of then eviction. Photograph: Brian Farrell

Members of the McGann family who have returned to their family home in Co Roscommon after being evicted last week now have the same legal status in th(...)

 Friends and neighbours help clean up the debris at  the   house in Strokestown, Co Roscommon, which was the centre of an eviction last week.  Photograph: Brian Farrell

The McGann family who were evicted from a Roscommon farmhouse last week have issued a statement saying they have been overwhelmed by the levels of sup(...)

Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan and  Garda Commissioner Drew Harris condemned the attack on the private security firm tasked with evicting a farmer in Co Roscommon. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Garda Commissioner Drew Harris has said events in Co Roscommon at the weekend were “a very serious crime” and that An Garda Síochána is treating them (...)

A broken window is seen in the house at  Falsk, near Strokestown, Co Roscommon, where burnt out vehicles and smashed windows are testimony to  violence that happened at the property on Sunday.  Photograph: Peter Murtagh

KBC can only take possession again of the contested property in Co Roscommon by going back to the High Court or recruiting more security workers to ca(...)

Four Ford Transit vans lay burned out following Sunday night’s violence at the property in Strokestown. Photograph: Brian Farrell

A sister and one of her brothers evicted from a Roscommon farmhouse last week, prompting a violent retaliation by vigilantes against security guards (...)

The house outside Strokestown, Co Roscommon, where a group of men arrived early on Sunday and clashed with security personnel. Photograph: Brian Farrell

A farmer who lived in the house in Co Roscommon which is at the centre of a repossession controversy has unpaid debts going back years. He was also t(...)