The review of 46,234 CT scans, ultrasounds and chest X-rays concerned the work of a single consultant radiologist who no longer works at the hospital. Photograph: Flashfilm/Getty Images

Four cancer patients have died prematurely, while others are terminally ill, after serious errors were made in the reading of almost 1,300 scans at Un(...)

A complaint has been made by the Health Service about the radiologist to the Medical Council, who worked in Canada and the United Kingdom before taking up the post in Kerry.

Seven serious cases involving cancer and other serious diseases were missed or misdiagnosed by a University Hospital Kerry radiologist, who has been p(...)

The widow of a civilian shot dead along with eight IRA men can challenge the Northern Ireland secretary’s intervention on whether to order fresh inquests into their deaths, a High Court judge has ruled. Photograph: Getty Images.

The widow of a civilian shot dead along with eight IRA men in 1987 can challenge the Northern Ireland secretary’s intervention on whether to order fre(...)

Former District Court Judge Heather Perrin, arriving at the Criminal Courts of Justice to be sentanced after being convicted for attempting to decieve an elderly friend out of half of his 1 Milliion Euro Estate. Photograph: Alan Betson / THE IRISH TIMES

A disgraced former district court judge is facing being struck off for a second time following a Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal on yesterday. In 201(...)