The mater was adjourned until May 11th. File photograph: Chris Maddaloni/Collins

A constitutional challenge by two women who were arrested for refusing to hotel quarantine after they returned from a trip to Dubai has been adjourned(...)

 Niamh Mulreany leaving the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Santry, Dublin this evening. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins Photos

Two women who travelled to Dubai for cosmetic surgery and allegedly refused to go into mandatory hotel quarantine have completed their quarantine peri(...)

  Niamh Mulreany and Kirstie McGrath (pictured) who travelled to Dubai and allegedly  refused to enter mandatory quarantine   on their return to Ireland.   Photograph: Collins Court

“Each day a new person emerges as a magnificent hero or a sickening villain,” wrote Jon Ronson with uncanny prescience in So You’ve Been Publicly Sham(...)

The court was told that the women had returned from Dubai, having travelled abroad for plastic surgery.

The setting of a hearing date in the case of two women who allegedly refused to go into mandatory quarantine was deferred on Friday because they are t(...)

People arriving from Dublin Airport to the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Santry, Dublin, the State’s first hotel quarantine centre. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

A looming constitutional challenge against the law on mandatory hotel quarantine will have to surpass a high threshold to unpick some of the most drac(...)