For decades there has been talk of reforming the Leaving Cert and boosting the chances of students from disadvantaged schools. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

The official reaction from the Minister for Education Norma Foley was muted. “The Minister for Education has received the judgment of Mr Justice Mee(...)

Gemma O’Doherty (left) and John Waters leaving the High Court last month. Photograph Nick Bradshaw / The Irish Times

Gemma O’Doherty and John Waters are facing a significant legal bill after the High Court ruled they must pay the costs of their failed attempt to chal(...)

Vicky Phelan at Government buildings on Monday. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

1: Scally scoping inquiry Public health specialist Dr Gabriel Scally was appointed in May to chair an independent scoping inquiry to establish the fa(...)

Although the Four Courts were closed due to the weather, Mr Justice Meenan heard the application due to the possibility of the Bartoni meeting on Friday. Photograph: iStock

A dispute concerning the management of the successful Fulfil nutrition bar business has come before the High Court. Tom Gannon and Niall McGrath, wh(...)