Judge Riordan

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Judge David Riordan has stepped down after a 22-year career on the bench

A Circuit Court judge has criticised some sections of the media for attacking sentences imposed by the courts rather than addressing the more complex (...)

A man  collected more than €36,000 in job seekers allowance while he was working under his brother’s name. Photograph: The Irish Times

A man who collected more than €36,000 in job seekers’ allowance while working under his brother’s name has been given a suspended jail term and ordere(...)

The accused pleaded guilty to demanding €10,000 with menaces from his sister-in-law. File photograph: Getty Images

A 53-year-old man has written a letter of apology to his sister-in-law over a bizarre scheme where he demanded €10,000 from her after he sent her sexu(...)

Cork Circuit Criminal Court heard that Customs Officers received information about a package being delivered by An Post and carried out tests on a white powder in the package. Photograph: Getty Images

A 46-year-old man who accepted a delivery of €42,000 worth of cocaine hidden in a box of clothing to a house in Co Cork has been jailed for five years(...)

Pat O’Dwyer was back before Cork Circuit Criminal Court for sentence after he pleaded guilty last week to the extortion of €10,000 from his sister-in-law.

A 52-year-old man has apologised to his sister-in-law after he sent her a letter with sexually explicit pictures of a porn model with whom he alleged (...)

Kenneth Parker(46) put his metal prosthetic limb behind Garda Mooney and kicked him in the ribs, causing him to fall. Stock photograph: Getty Images

A one-legged man, who has 12 previous convictions for assaulting gardaí as well as a previous conviction for manslaughter, has been jailed for two yea(...)