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In his High Court action Michael Murray claims the governor was not entitled to impose such a sanction on him. Photograph: Alan Betson

Convicted rapist Michael Murray has brought a High Court challenge against a disciplinary sanction imposed on him by the prison authorities. The sanc(...)

Barrister Dominic McGinn said he took the phone threats ‘very seriously’.

A convicted rapist has cross-examined a barrister who he allegedly called anonymously in the middle of the night to deliver “devastating” death threat(...)

Michael Murray (50), with an address at Seafield Road, Killiney, Dublin, is accused of leaving messages with threats to kill against Dominic McGinn SC and Tony McGillicuddy BL between November 6th, 2014 and February 11th, 2015.

A convicted rapist on trial for allegedly making death threats told gardaí­ he “put out a hit” on the barrister who prosecuted him, a court has heard.(...)

Kusika Kudia (55)  admitted to gardaí in interview that he had kissed the woman without her permission but suggested she was ‘looking for a kiss’.

A taxi-driver who kissed a passenger without her consent as she was collecting her bag from the car has been given a suspended sentence for sexual ass(...)

The man told gardai  that he felt he was entitled to the payments because he had been excluded from compensatory payments made to victims of birth defects caused by the Thalidomide drug. File photograph: Chris Maddaloni/Collins

A solicitor impacted by the effects of the drug Thalidomide who fraudulently claimed over €120,000 in social welfare payments will begin a jail term n(...)

The judge  said she would defer a sentence of 18 months’ detention for six months, when the matter will return to court to see how the boy has progressed. File photograph: Collins Courts

A boy who beat up a man with an iron bar and made racial slurs against his victim’s wife when he was aged just 13 has been given a deferred detention (...)

 Kai Zhu (38) pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to assault causing harm to his wife at their home on Sallymount Avenue, on May 13th last. Photograph: Collins Courts

An off-duty garda assaulted in her own home by her partner has told a court that she believed she was going to die during the attack. In a victim-imp(...)

The scene sealed off near Grafton Street. Photograph: Dan Griffin

A man who brought hatchets, a hammer and a wheel brace to a violent brawl outside a Dublin city nightclub has been jailed. Ahmad Majeed (26) was in a(...)

A man has been sentenced over his acts following his meeting a girl through their mutual association with a local Jehovah’s Witness congregation.

A man who sexually exploited a 13-year-old girl has been jailed for 18 months. The man, who cannot be named to protect the identity of the victim, wa(...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm. File photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

David Drumm, the former chief executive of Anglo Irish Bank who was jailed for his role in a €7.2 billion banking fraud, has been released from prison(...)

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