Kevin Lunney and Liam McCaffrey  (right) leaving the public  inquiry into Quinn Insurance’s collapse at Blackhall Place in Dublin on Tuesday. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

If you’re looking to find out how Quinn Insurance Limited (QIL) collapsed almost a decade ago, who was responsible, and the main reason a 2 per cent l(...)

Nicky Kelly after he was freed from prison in 1984. Photograph: Tom Lawlor/The Irish Times

The Garda has been dogged by controversy and scandal over the last number of years in particular. However, controversy has not ever been far from the (...)

Former minister for justice Alan Shatter resigned in 2014 over a report by Sean Guerin SC. This year the Court of Appeal  found the report made “seriously damaging” conclusions that breached Mr Shatter’s constitutional rights. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

A whole series of reviews and investigations into Garda affairs have been ordered by the current Government and its predecessor. They include: A rep(...)

Garda Commissioner Noirin O’Sullivan. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan contacted journalists to make allegations of “sexual crimes” against Garda whistleblower Sergeant Maurice McCabe,(...)

Richard O’Callaghan had surgery aged 19 for curvature of the spine at the Blackrock Clinic, the court heard. Photograph: The Irish Times

A man who alleged he was paralysed for two years as a result of the way a complex spinal surgery was carried out may be facing a substantial l(...)

 Antoinette Canty from Tralee, Co Kerry, arriving at the Four Courts for the judgement in her High Court action. Photograph:   Collins Courts

The High Court has dismissed as a woman’s claim that she was sexually assaulted by a garda in his patrol car 13 years ago. Antoinette Can(...)

A company of developer Johnny Ronan has won its High Court case aimed at ensuring the annual rent for the Medical Council’s new headquarters in Dublin does not fall below €820,000

A company of developer Johnny Ronan has won its High Court case aimed at ensuring the annual rent for the Medical(...)

Mr Justice Iarflaith O’Neill today ruled the upwards only rent review clause in the Council’s 20 year lease for its Kingram House headquarters off Fitzwilliam Square is not affected by a law banning upwards only rent reviews for business premises. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

A company of developer Johnny Ronan has won its High Court case aimed at ensuring the annual rent for the Medical Council’s new headquarters in(...)