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A man has gone on trial before Judge Karen O’Connor (pictured) accused of the unlawful application and possession of trademarks of well-known washing powder brands Persil, Ariel, Fairy, Daz and Bold.

A man has gone on trial accused of the unlawful application and possession of trademarks of well-known washing powder brands Persil, Ariel, Fairy, Daz(...)

Paul Henry pictured outside court holding a framed photo of his  son  Lee (13) who was killed in the hit and run. Photograph: Collins Courts

A driver who caused the death of a teenage boy in a fatal hit and run has been jailed for eight months. Lee Henry (13) and a group of his friends wer(...)

Dublin Circuit Criminal Court heard that during an interview with gardaí in 2016, David O’Brien estimated he abused between 30 or 40 children while he was a scout leader. File photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

A former scout leader in Dublin has been jailed for six-and-a-half years for the sexual abuse of four boys. David O’Brien, now aged 67, told gardaí­ (...)

‘Why are so many children being diagnosed with autism now compared with 20 years ago? Are we missing something?’ Photograph: iStock

Why are so many more children being diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) than 20 years ago? Galway-based consultant speech and language the(...)

Tom Humphries attending his 2017 trial at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court. File photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

Convicted child abuser and former Irish Times writer Tom Humphries has been released from prison having served 22 months of a 2½-year sentence. The f(...)

 Alex Bravo (60) leaves court. Photograph: Collins Courts

An arthritis sufferer who was using cannabis to treat his pain has received a suspended jail term after being caught with more than 5kg of the drug. (...)

An aspiring DJ found concealing heroin in his buttocks in a Garda station has been given a suspended jail term of two and a half years. Judge Karen O(...)

The court heard that on the date in question, Dunne perceived that the victim’s brother was looking at him in an aggressive way while in McDonald’s. Photograpgh: Collins Courts

A man who stabbed another man in the stomach while out celebrating the completion of his Leaving Cert has received a fully-suspended sentence. Zak Du(...)

A teenage girl who was sexually assaulted by a man  has told a court that her ‘innocence and childhood were taken away’ by her abuser. File photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

A teenage girl who was sexually assaulted by a man after she had been invited for two sleepovers has told a court that her “innocence and childhood we(...)

A motorcyclist who lost control of his bike and skidded into a pedestrian, breaking both her legs, has been jailed for 15 months. Dublin Circuit Crim(...)

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