Dublin District Family Court had heard that the man seriously assaulted his wife after a family event earlier this month. Photograph: Alan Betson

A man who seriously assaulted his wife blamed his violence on alcohol dependency brought on by cancer treatment, the Dublin District Family Court hear(...)

It is possible to track the location of a phone using certain information, such as an email address and password, provided the phone’s location services are switched on.

A woman had to leave a domestic violence refuge after her husband tracked her there using the location of her phone, the Dublin District Family Court (...)

Family Court: The husband said he had not moved out of the house, he had been thrown out.

A judge at the Dublin District Family Court has refused barring orders for a husband and wife against each other. The wife denied she smashed a pictu(...)

A general view of Arran Road in Drumcondra, Dublin 9.  A resident of the road  has been granted injunctions in the Circuit Civil Court against a neighbour who allegedly brutally attacked him and threatened to wipe out his family. Image: Google Streetview.

A Dublin grandfather has been granted injunctions in the Circuit Civil Court against a neighbour who allegedly brutally attacked him and threatened to(...)

Judges claimed more than €780,000 in expenses in the first half of 2016, new Courts Service figures show. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Judges claimed more than €780,000 in expenses in the first half of 2016, new Courts Service figures show. The largest claim, for €24,500, was made by(...)

Judge Gerard Furlong at the  Dublin District Family Court said he was formally warning a mother that her liberty was in jeopardy if she frustrated a court order on breaching an access order regarding her child. “I am very serious when I give you that warning: you are sailing close to the wind,” he said. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

A woman has claimed her young daughter was exhausted, stressed and slept for 15 hours after “assisting in the personal care” of her disabled father du(...)