Francis Usanga (31) of Lanesboro, Finglas, Dublin, arriving  at  Dublin District Court where he was found guilty of assault causing harm to his ex-girlfriend, Emma Murphy, in July 2015. Photograph: Collins Courts.

Former TV fitness instructor Francis Usanga has been found guilty of attacking his former partner who told a court she was punched in the face when sh(...)

The scene on St Ronan’s Drive in west Dublin following the death of Noel Kirwan. Photograph: Dave Meehan

A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of Noel ‘Duckegg’ Kirwan who was shot dead last Christmas. Jason Keating (25) of Lower Main Stree(...)

Francis Usanga (30)  is accused of assault causing harm to model Emma Murphy. Photograph:  Collins Courts.

The trial of TV fitness instructor Francis Usanga – who denies assaulting model Emma Murphy – will be shown video evidence, a court has heard. The 3(...)

Mr Justice Adrian Hardiman, writing in 1985, said: “The content of that statement was grossly defamatory.”  Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Current Supreme Court judge Adrian Hardiman threatened to sue government press secretary Peter Prendergast following a row over an RTÉ radio intervie(...)

Dubliner Brendan Mahoney was extradited from Spain after he was remanded in custody pending his trial. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

The trial of a man charged with sending a pig’s head to a garda will involve witnesses “from the Department of Communications and other places”.That i(...)

Diarmuid Connolly in action on the pitch during the GAA Football All Ireland Senior Championship Semi-Final in September 2012. Photograph: James Crombie/INPHO

A judge has ordered Dublin football star Diarmuid Connolly to spend 80 hours teaching GAA to kids following an unprovoked attack on a man in a pub.Con(...)

At Dublin District Court, Julie Browning pleaded guilty to a single charge of giving information that was false or misleading to the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission in 2012. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

A Dublin woman has admitted giving bogus information to the GSOC during an investigation. At Dublin District Court today, Julie Browning pleade(...)

Former solicitor Ruari O Ceallaigh (left) with his father Sean O Ceallaigh (right) leaving Dublin District Court today. Photograph: Collins.

A former solicitor is to stand trial accused of stealing client funds of almost €3 million from his family-run law firm.Officers from the Garda Bureau(...)

Eoin McGinn is seen arriving at Dublin District Court where he was charged with assaulting a judge. Photograph: Collins Courts

A 23-year-old Dublin man has been charged with attacking a senior judge and a security guard during an incident outside the Four Courts on Sunday last(...)