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An aerial view of the nightclub after the fire. Photograph: Tom Lawlor

A tribunal of inquiry; a victim compensation tribunal; two Oireachtas-appointed reviews; countless political promises – none has brought peace to the (...)

Stardust survivor Antoinette Keegan says the Department of Justice ‘has done nothing but mess us around, obstruct and fight with us for the past 40 years’. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

The opening of the Stardust fire inquests, due to begin this year, has been delayed amid a row over legal aid between the families and the Department (...)

A total of 106 postmortems were carried out in April, compared to 143 in the same month in 2019, according to the Dublin District Coroner.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The remains of just five people who have died with confirmed Covid-19 have been the subject of postmortem examinations, according to official figures.(...)

The number of outbreaks of Covid-19 in nursing homes has risen to 155, up four on the previous day. Stock photograph: AFP.

Almost one-third of nursing homes in Ireland have the Covid-19 virus, the Health Information and Quality Authority (Hiqa) said on Thursday. Mary(...)

A 76-year-old man died from sepsis due to pneumonia in the lungs, which developed after he had hip replacement surgery, an inquest has found. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A 76-year-old man died from sepsis due to pneumonia in the lungs, which developed after he had hip replacement surgery, an inquest has found. John Br(...)

Elizabeth Leavy (67), who died in January 2018.

A 67-year-old cancer patient discharged herself from hospital due to overcrowding and died four days later, an inquest has heard. Elizabeth Leavy, fr(...)

Cristina Motreanu: the coroner noted that no cause for the onset of the seizures was identified.

A three-year-old girl who contracted chicken pox developed fatal seizures and died, an inquest heard. The mother of Cristina Motreanu initially thoug(...)

The coroner returned a verdict of misadventure. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A woman (29) died after accidentally overdosing on paracetamol she was taking for pain, an inquest has found. Rebecca Bissett was taking paracetamol(...)

A Health and Safety (HSA) investigation was instigated following the incident, the inquest heard. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A 75-year-old man died after he was crushed by two silage bales on a farm. Peter Osborne of Flowery, Ballybonia, Ardee, Co Louth, died on July 26th a(...)

Ciara Lawlor (17)  from Castlecomer Road, Kilkenny, had a rare and potentially fatal underlying heart condition that was only diagnosed at autopsy, the inquest into her death heard.

The parents of a teenager who collapsed at a Kodaline concert just over two years ago and later died have welcomed system changes to be implemented fo(...)

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