Dermot Dwyer

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 Undated family handout file photo of Sophie Toscan du Plantier

The body of 39-year-old Sophie Toscan du Plantier was found close to a laneway near her holiday home, in the isolated townland of Drinane, outside (...)

 Jules Thomas and Ian Bailey pictured leaving the Four Courts earlier this month. Photograph: Collins.

1991: English journalist, Ian Bailey moves to Ireland and settles in West Cork where he meets Welsh artist, Jules Thomas and sets up home with her an(...)

Ian Bailey arrives at the Four Courts on Monday March 30th, 2015. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

“Not only did they tell me that he killed this woman but that he was into all sorts of weird things, that he would sit outside and howl at the moon. W(...)

Dermot Dwyer said, after the second arrest of Mr Bailey on January 28th, 1998 in connection with the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier, he was “very perturbed” about some of the correspondence from the DPP’s office concerning the Garda file. Photograph: Courts Collins

A retired Garda Chief Superintendent has told the High Court he asked the State Solicitor for west Cork in 1998 to raise the Garda case against Ian Ba(...)

 Retired assistant commissioner Noel Smith pictured leaving the Four Courts  after giving evidence in the High Court action for damages by Ian Bailey. Photograph: Courts Collins

A senior Garda overseeing the investigation into the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier has told the High Court he was not made aware by other gardaí(...)

Ian Bailey  arriving at the Four Courts  for his High Court action for damages. Photograph: Courts Collins

A Garda Detective Inspector has denied he put his crotch up against Ian Bailey’s face during an interview with Mr Bailey at the time of his first arre(...)

Retired Detective Garda Denis Harrington, pictured leaving the Four Courts on Wednesday after giving evidence in the High Court action for damages by Ian Bailey. Photograph: Courts Collins

The arrest of journalist Ian Bailey was regarded as the “apex” of the investigation into the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier in west Cork in late (...)

The State Solicitor for west Cork has told the High Court he was asked by a garda to contact the then minister for justice with a view to getting the Director of Public Prosecutions to charge Ian Bailey (above) in connection with the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier.

Former Director of Public Prosecutions Eamonn Barnes has told the High Court the State Solicitor for west Cork told him he was asked by a senior Garda(...)

 Marie Farrell  arriving at the Four Courts on Thursday to give evidence in the Ian Bailey case.Photograph:  Collins/Courts

Marie Farrell has told of her dilemma over having to give evidence for seven newspaper publishers in a libel action being brought by Ian Bailey, as h(...)

Ian Bailey at the Four Courts in Dublin: overcome with “feelings of great despair” after arrest.  Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Witness Ian Bailey spent the day giving evidence under examination by his barrister, Martin Giblin SC.     Snapshots (...)