Pat Mann

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Joanne Hayes, June 1985. A DNA test carried out late last year into Baby John, who was about five days old and had been dead for two days, proved Ms Hayes could not have been the mother. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

A full murder inquiry into the discovery of a baby boy on a beach outside Cahersiveen in Co Kerry more than 30 years ago has begun, following a Garda (...)

Joanne Hayes picutred at the Kerry babies tribunal tribunal in 1985. Photograph: Peter Thursfield.

Acting Garda Commissioner Donal O’Cualáin has apologised to Kerry woman Joanne Hayes for her treatment by gardaí over 30 years ago when she was arrest(...)

Joanne Hayes leaving the tribunal of enquiry into the Kerry babies in 1985. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

The Kerry babies case would be unlikely to happen today. The Ireland of 2018 bears little resemblance to that of 1985, when an 82-day tribunal grippe(...)

Bill Murphy (82), of Abbeydorney, Co Kerry,  appeared before Tralee District Court on Wednesday.

An 82-year-old man has been told he must keep away from his former “paramour”, a 73-year-old woman he is accused of harassing by email, phone, postcar(...)

Tralee District Court has heard a claim that theft is “not a very serious matter . . . in Romania”, during a bail hearing for an alleged iPhone theft. File photograph: Getty Images/Stockphoto

A defence solicitor claimed that theft was “not a very serious matter . . . in Romania, ” at a district court in Kerry, during a bail hearing for his (...)

Joanne Hayes and her daughter Yvonne at their home.

The solicitor who represented the Hayes family in the Kerry babies case has said they welcome a call for the exhumation of the(...)