Denis O’Brien’s appeal is over the High Court’s dismissal of his action against the Dáil and State over statements made by two TDs in the Dáil about his banking affairsFile photograph:  Dara Mac Donaill

The Supreme Court may give judgment before Christmas on separate appeals by businessman Denis O’Brien and former Rehab chief executive Angela Kerins a(...)

Mr Justice O’Donnell said it is “a hard and unpalatable fact” many people in the world exist “in circumstances we would consider unfit for, and degrading of, human beings”

A Nigerian mother and her Irish born son, who has a form of sickle cell disease, a severe blood disorder, have lost their Supreme Court appeal over be(...)

Chief Justice, Mr Justice Frank Clarke said the Supreme Court would probably hear the State’s appeal  around February 22nd or 23rd.

The Supreme Court has agreed to urgently hear next month the State’s appeal against a significant finding the word “unborn” in the Constitution means (...)

Mr Justice Clarke will examine the conduct of Gsoc during its investigation into Sheena  Stewart’s death. Photograph:  Reuters

Supreme Court judge Mr Justice Frank Clarke has been appointed to conduct an inquiry following the death of Garda Sgt Michael Galvin in Donegal last m(...)

 The Court of Criminal Appeal has quashed the conviction and ordered the retrial of a 33-year-old man who was jailed for life for murdering the man he suspected of having an affair with his wife. Mr Justice Frank Clarke said the court was not satisfied that the issue was “adequately remedied”. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

The Court of Criminal Appeal has quashed the conviction and ordered the retrial of a 33-year-old man who was jailed for life for murdering the man he (...)