The Circuit Court transferred the matter to the High Court where Mr Justice Séamus Woulfe said Start had established an entitlement to possession. Photograph: iStock

The High Court has granted a possession order to a finance company over a couple’s home arising out of a loan to carry out a small housing development(...)

 The former old Ballivor National School, which was acquired by Narcanon to turn into a drug rehabilitation facility. Photograph:  Seamus Farrelly

The Court of Appeal has upheld a decision which means a €9 million residential drug rehabilitation centre linked to the Church of Scientology can go a(...)

Mr Justice Donal O’Donnell is appointed Chief Justice by President Michael D Higgins in at a ceremony in Áras an Uachtaráin. Photograph:  Maxwell’s

Newly appointed Chief Justice Donal O’Donnell has taken over the helm of the Supreme Court at a time of challenge and opportunity. These include lead(...)

Chief Justice Frank Clarke. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Long-awaited ethical guidelines on the conduct and behaviour of judges are to be considered by the board of the Judicial Council this week. The counc(...)

The judge heard that since the offence O’Donoghue had become involved in an addiction recovery programme, had begun a stable relationship. File photograph: Chris Maddaloni/Collins

A former drug addict, who assaulted a man at an internet cafe and took his car has had his four-year sentence reduced by the Court of Appeal. Mr Just(...)

Supreme Court judge Séamus Woulfe arriving at the Four Courts on Thursday morning. Mr Justice Woulfe  is expected to participate in Friday’s council meeting. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

A meeting of the country’s 166 judges on Friday will be asked to approve new guidelines expected to lead to significantly reduced general damages awar(...)

The Supreme Court judge Mr Justice Séamus Woulfe is not yet listed for a hearing of the court up to and including the beginning of March. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw

The Supreme Court judge Mr Justice Séamus Woulfe is not yet listed for a hearing of the court up to and including the beginning of March. A list of t(...)

Paul  Murphy claimed the Dáil’s standing orders or regulations were clear and allow for such a debate to take place and he was seeking five minutes in the Dáil to put the motion and vote on it. Photograph:Gareth Chaney/Collins

There was a renewed row in the Dáil over a rejection of Rise TD Paul Murphy’s call for a debate on the party’s proposal to initiate impeachment procee(...)

Government Whips have refused Opposition demands to have speaking time set aside in the Dáil for the Minister for Justice to make a statement on the appointment of Séamus Woulfe to the Supreme Court

Tánaiste Leo Varadkar has told the Dáil he did not know the name of the three sitting judges who expressed an interest in the Supreme Court vacancy th(...)

Chief Justice Frank Clarke (left) with then attorney general Séamus Woulfe at an event in Dublin in 2018. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

The decision of Chief Justice Frank Clarke on Monday to publish some of his correspondence with Mr Justice Séamus Woulfe over the Golfgate controversy(...)

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