Former garda Jim Fitzgerald has denied in the High Court that he was “fixing things up” for Marie Farrell, a witness in the  Sophie Toscan du Plantier murder investigation. Photograph: Courts Collins.

A recorded phone conversation suggested a “very close” relationship between a Detective Garda and a key witness in the Sophie Toscan du Plantier murde(...)

Helen Callanan, former news editor of the Sunday Tribune,  leaving the Four Courts yesterday after giving evidence in the High Court action  against the State taken by Ian Bailey.    Photograph: Courts/Collins

A former newspaper news editor has told the High Court she did not consider Ian Bailey was engaging in “black humour” when he told her: “It was me, I(...)

A former newspaper news editor has told the High Court she did not consider Ian Bailey was engaging in “black humour” when he had told her: “It was me, I did it, I killed her to resurrect my career.”  Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A former newspaper news editor has told the High Court she did not consider Ian Bailey was engaging in “black humour” when he had told her: “It was me(...)

Marie Farrell at the Four Courts after giving evidence in a High Court action taken by Ian Bailey. Photograph: Courts Collins.

Witness Marie Farrell has denied it was a deception to suggest she and her husband made a huge loss on their house in Schull which they sold for over (...)