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Judge James McCourt said that while the injured party has clearly been impacted by the injury, he has not made a ‘song and dance about it’.

A 38-year-old building site foreman, who had to give up playing golf and football after a shampoo dispenser crushed one of his big toes, has been awar(...)

The rear of the Renault Megan car allegedly damaged in the €180,000 dismissed personal injury claim.

A Circuit Court judge on Wednesday threw out motor insurance personal injury claims totalling €180,000 and warned three claimants that An Garda Síochá(...)

Ray Managh A former model has been told by a judge she was part of a contrived accident which led to claims by herself and three of her sisters in la(...)

A 36-year-old Co Dublin taxi driver has made eight personal injury claims in as many years and failed to disclose most of them to insurers, the Circui(...)

A  man has lost a  defamation  claim  against a sports shop where, a court heard, he was caught removing a security tag from a Manchester United  jersey. File photograph: Getty Images

A Dublin man with 13 previous theft-related convictions has lost a €75,000 damages claim for defamation against a sports shop where, a court heard, he(...)

Seán Murray of Malahide, Co Dublin at the Four Courts. Photograph: Collins

A 16-year-old schoolboy was lucky to survive when a metal spike penetrated his right thigh as he climbed over a barrier in a Dublin park, a court hear(...)

Judge James O’Donoghue ruled it had been excessive  for gardaí to use pepper spray on Sharon Joyce. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

A 32-year-old Dublin mother, who was pepper sprayed by members of the Garda when they seized her car and arrested her, has been awarded damages in the(...)

Mother Sharon Joyce has claimed in the Circuit Civil Court she had been assaulted by  gardaí when they attempted to seize her car. The claims have been denied by the defendants. Photograph: Michaela Rehle / Reuters

A 32-year-old Dublin mother has claimed in the Circuit Civil Court she had been assaulted by gardaí when they attempted to seize her car.Sharon Joyce,(...)

Judge James O’Donohue at Dublin Circuit Civil Court dismissed Andrew  Joseph’s €38,000 damages claim because of what he described as “a lack of credibility” in his evidence. File photograph: Collins Courts

Legal costs of up to €20,000 were awarded against a €19-a-week asylum seeker who on Tuesday lost a damages claim for personal injury against the Stat(...)