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Gardaí at the scene in Castlecurragh Heath,  Mulhuddart, Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

A man has been remanded in custody after he was charged with murder following a fatal stabbing at a house in Dublin at the weekend. Mark Whelan (45) (...)

Winnifred Lawence appeared before Judge Paula Murphy at Blancharstown District Court.

A pensioner accused of making an exaggerated insurance claim absconded from the court on the day she was making the claim in the name of another woman(...)

An altar at the babies burial ground in Tuam, Co Galway,  seen from  behind construction hoarding. Photograph: Barry Cronin

The existing redress scheme for victims of residential child abuse could be reopened to cover those abused as children in mother and baby homes, an un(...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm has been granted free legal aid for his upcoming conspiracy to defraud trial at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm has been granted free legal aid for his upcoming conspiracy to defraud trial at Dublin Circuit Cri(...)

Judge Maureen Harding Clark: A report by the assessor of the State’s  symphysiotomy scheme was rejected as “whitewash” by a survivors group. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Up to 30 symphysiotomy cases remain before the courts following the completion of the Government’s redress scheme for women who had the procedure. (...)

Judge Maureen Harding Clark: after  analysis of the evidence, she found no general pattern of injury. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

If you have followed the debate around symphysiotomy in recent years, you will probably understand this to be a David-and-Goliath struggle pitting a s(...)