Former solicitor Michael Lynn (centre) is escorted into court in Dublin after arriving back in Ireland from Brazil last year. Photograph: Alan Betson

Former solicitor Michael Lynn, who is on bail awaiting trial on multi-million euro theft charges, has brought a High Court challenge over a refusal to(...)

A High Court jury has awarded €2.2 million in damages to a woman against her father who she said carried out horrific sexual abuse on her when she was aged between four and six. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times.

A High Court jury has awarded €2.2 million in damages to a woman against her father who she said carried out horrific sexual abuse on her when she was(...)

The man told the High Court he  had not seen his wife, his daughter and her sister since they left the family home in 1986 for a refuge.

A father being sued for alleged sexual abuse of his daughter when she was between the ages of four and six and for facilitating neighbours to do the s(...)

Sadhbh O’Neill and David Healy of Friends of the Irish Environment outside the Four Courts on Friday. Photograph: Collins Courts

Ireland has “exposed its citizens to risk and danger without justification” by not taking adequate measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and fai(...)

Members of Friends of the Irish Environment, from left, David Healy, Sadhbh O’Neill, Tony Lowes and Clodagh Daly at the High Court, Dublin. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Friends of the Irish Environment (FIE) is seeking to impose a parallel track of hugely onerous climate change obligations on the State without any of (...)

 Friends of the Irish Environment are taking a legal action under the banner of ‘Climate Case Ireland’  against the  Government in which it has asked the court to quash the State’s existing plan to combat climate change.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw for The Irish Times.

The State cannot claim the Government’s national mitigation plan (NMP) to reduce carbon emissions is immune to legal challenge if the rights of citize(...)

Mr Justice Michael McGrath ruled  the application to Gavin Morrissey of changes introduced last April in rules for admission to the course, which changes adversely impacted on him, was unfair because they were made without adequate and clear notice to him. Photograph: Collins Courts

A Co Kilkenny student who went to the High Court after being refused a place this autumn in the Army Cadet School can begin the course immediately aft(...)

A local authority’s decision to grant planning permission for a halting site in north Co Dublin has been challenged in the High Court. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien.

A local authority’s decision to grant planning permission for a halting site in north Co Dublin has been challenged in the High Court. The proposed (...)

A High Court judge has said he does not have jurisdiction to decide whether a mother with a mild intellectual disability should get additional services to help her look after her baby rather than put the child into State care. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times.

A High Court judge has said he does not have jurisdiction to decide whether a mother with a mild intellectual disability should get additional service(...)

Alan Thawley:  his wife  Malak Thawley,  died on  May 8th,  2016 at the National Maternity Hospital in Dublin. Photograph:  Collins Courts

A man whose pregnant wife died during surgery has lost his bid to be joined as a notice party to proceedings by the National Maternity Hospital aimed (...)

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