Isobel O Dea

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Clare County Coroner, Isobel O’Dea said it would be insufficient to bring in anything other than an open verdict in the case. File  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The skeletal remains of a 39-year old man were discovered at a derelict house in Ennis 16 months after he disappeared from his home in England, an inq(...)

The woman was  having a meal with her daughter at   the Trump Doonbeg resort in Co Clare (above) when she collapsed and died, an inquest has heard. File photograph: PA

An 82-year-old US tourist on a long dreamed of trip to Ireland choked to death on a piece of food while having a meal at the Trump Doonbeg resort in C(...)

The jury at  Clare Coroner’s Court in Ennis has recommended extra warnings for  tourists to drive on the correct side of the road  after hearing  details of a horrific crash that claimed two lives near the Cliffs of Moher last summer. File photograph:  Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

A jury on Wednesday recommended increased signage at tourist hot-spots warning holidaymakers to drive on the correct side of the road.The jury at Cla(...)

Inquest: Gerry O’Connell, father of under-21 Clare hurler Gearóid, was crushed under tractor trailer

A coroner has made a fresh appeal to farmers on farm safety after hearing how a father of an All-Ireland under-21 hurler died in a farm accident last(...)

Assistant State pathologist Dr Michael Curtis said Mr Hassett’s remains were in a state of putrefaction.

An inquest has heard that gardaí found a man watching television in an Ennis apartment which contained the decomposing corpse of a missing pers(...)