There have been 18-58 prosecutions for witness or jury intimidation each year since 2011. Photograph: Collins Courts

Almost 350 prosecutions for witness or jury intimidation have been taken in the past decade, but only a quarter have resulted in conviction. A total (...)

Some of the State’s top barristers and a retired Court of Appeal judge are involved in a new online arbitration service launched on Tuesday. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Some of the State’s top barristers and a retired Court of Appeal judge are involved in a new online arbitration service launched on Tuesday. The serv(...)

Ian Bailey was convicted in his absence in France in 2019 of Sophie Toscan du Plantier’s killing. Photograph: Paul Faith/AFP via Getty

A lawyer acting for the family of murdered Frenchwoman Sophie Toscan du Plantier has urged the Minister for Justice to appeal a High Court decision no(...)

The tribunal was established to allow an alternative to going to court for claims arising out of the CervicalCheck controversy.

Two judges have been appointed to the CervicalCheck tribunal set up to investigate negligence in the State’s cervical check screening programme. The(...)

The controversy over the CervicalCheck screening programme involved women who developed cervical cancer, after which an audit of their earlier tests was carried out and revealed discordant results. Photograph: Getty

Two of the three judges, including the chair, who were to sit on the three-person CervicalCheck Tribunal, will not now be taking up their positions, i(...)

 Ian Bailey (62) was  convicted in absentia  in a Paris court on May31st last for the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier. Photograph: Collins

The Department of Justice will on Monday seek to get a French extradition warrant for the arrest of Ian Bailey for the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plan(...)

Mr Justice Michael Peart: retirement. Photograph: Ronan Quinlan/Collins

The Government has approved the appointment of seven new judges to the Court of Appeal. Six of the judges are to be appointed immediately and the sev(...)

Ian Bailey pictured in Schull market. File photo: Enda O’Dowd

Journalist Ian Bailey has confirmed he was arrested on suspicion of drink-driving by gardaí in West Cork but he later passed an intoxilyser test and w(...)

Giving the COA decision, Ms Justice Costello said the appeals would add further years of delay

The Court of Appeal has struck out, as an abuse of process, appeals against damages awarded to dozens of Portuguese workers who claimed they lived in (...)

The retired doctor was found guilty by a jury at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court of indecently assaulting two 15-year-old patients. File Photograph: Collins Courts.

A retired doctor has lost an appeal against the severity of his sentence for abusing two teenage boys in the 1970s. The 86-year-old man, who cannot b(...)

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