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Mr Justice Max Barrett in the High Court had said the Minister for Justice’s discretionary practice of allowing applicants six weeks out of the country, for holidays or other reasons,  is not permitted by section 15.1 of the Irish Nationality and Citizenship Act 2015. File photograph: Getty

The Minister for Justice has asked the Court of Appeal to overturn a “very restrictive” High Court finding, saying it means with “very, very few excep(...)

It was believed the woman was last medically assessed almost a decade ago, the High Court was told.

The Health Services Executive has secured an emergency High Court order allowing it to take steps aimed at saving the life of an extremely underweight(...)

In a 2014 will, the dead man left his estate to 13 beneficiaries, the High Court heard.

Over €548,000 in cash has allegedly been taken without any proper explanation from the estate of a man who died last year, the High Court has heard. (...)

The teenager had been in the care of her foster mother for several years. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

A High Court challenge has been brought against the Child and Family Agency’s decision to remove a teenage girl from the care of her foster mother. T(...)

A High Court judge, in a significant ruling, has found the Minister for Justice wrongly applied regulations relating to the free movement of persons i(...)

Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan: promises a “clear response” to the High Court ruling. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The Government is “working towards” making a decision on whether emergency legislation is needed in response to a High Court decision on citizenship a(...)

Minister dismissed a citizenship application by Roderick Jones because he had been out of the State for 100 days in the year before he made his application.

A High Court judge has adjourned for a week the making of further orders arising from his significant and controversial decision that applicants for c(...)

The judgment would benefit a small but significant number of refugees, said Catherine Cosgrave, of the  Immigrant Council of Ireland

A ruling that allows refugees who married after they first sought asylum to apply to have their spouse join them in Ireland, should not delay long-awa(...)

Mr Justice Max Barrett said he considered the sole remaining defence in the case was the issue of capacity.

A couple who guaranteed a € 400,000 loan made in 2009 by AIB to their son, since described by the bank as a “vulnerable customer”, can defend its clai(...)

Mr Justice  Max Barrett has overturned the Minister for Justice’s refusal of citizenship to a Nigerian woman on the basis of the Minister’s view she is not “of good character”. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/THE IRISH TIMES

A High Court judge has overturned the Minister for Justice’s refusal of citizenship to a Nigerian woman on the basis of the Minister’s view she is not(...)

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