Estlin Wall with her parents Amy and Vincent

A 60-year-old Co Clare man has appeared in court charged with the dangerous driving causing the death of a three-year-old girl. At Ennis District Co(...)

Lauren Johnson    had been suffering from persistent headaches in the weeks leading up to her death, Dublin Coroner’s Court heard.

A 23-year-old woman developed a blood clot and died weeks after starting to take the contraceptive pill, an inquest heard. Friends concerned for Lau(...)

Pamela Joyce at Dublin Coroner’s Court.

A father and his three-year-old son drowned after becoming trapped in a ditch while using a short-cut into an estate, an inquest heard on Tuesday. Se(...)

The family of Imelda McDonnell called for improved protocols for the treatment of elderly patients. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A woman in her eighties who fell on hospital grounds waited more than three hours to see a doctor, an inquest heard. The family of Imelda McDonnell (...)

Marian Tracy of Dodsboro Road, Lucan, Co Dublin who died in 2015.

Medical staff should have intervened sooner and more effectively as the condition of a woman who died at St James’s Hospital in Dublin two years ago d(...)

An inquest heard a  toxicology report had showed Amy Leech (36) had toxic levels of morphine in her system and very high levels of codeine. File photograph: iStockPhoto

A boy aged eight found his mother unresponsive in bed and phoned for an ambulance, an inquest has heard. Attempts to resuscitate Amy Leech (36), fro(...)

Desmond Butler (86) from Six Cross Lane, Rush, Co Dublin was found caught between his bed and a radiator in the room where he slept.  Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill

An elderly man sustained first degree burns after he slipped and became stuck between his bed and a radiator, an inquest has heard. Desmond Butler ((...)

Michael Byrne (84) from  Co Carlow became critically unwell following elective surgery at the Beacon Hospital in Dublin

An elderly man died nine days after surgery for bowel cancer after he developed complications that doctors could not explain, an inquest has heard. M(...)

Arthur Malone sustained a skull fracture with bruising to the brain.

Loose clothing may have been a factor in the death of a pensioner who died after falling down stairs, an inquest has heard. The man’s brother, who li(...)

A 13-year-old boy drowned after he fell into a river during a bid to rescue his friend, an inquest has heard. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A 13-year-old boy drowned after he fell into a river during a bid to rescue his friend, an inquest into the boy’s death has heard. Oisín Quigley, a s(...)