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President of the Court of Appeal  George Birmingham: has warned of the impact of a shortage of judges in the court of appeal.

The President of the Court of Appeal has said he is having enough difficulty finding three judges to speak English, let alone Irish, due to a shortage(...)

Former garda John O’Halloran received a two-year suspended sentence for corruption. Photograph:  Cork Courts Limited

A former community garda has received a two year suspended prison sentence after pleading guilty to corruption, theft and deception charges in order t(...)

A pay dispute among barristers delayed the opening of a trial in Dublin on Thursday. Image: iStock.

A pay dispute among barristers delayed the opening of a trial in Dublin on Thursday as defence lawyers complained that they are paid less than their c(...)

The latest list of barristers approved for admission to the inner bar features 20 men and three women. Up until now, an advisory committee consistin(...)

Florence Newman leaves the Four Courts  after giving evidence in a High Court action for damages taken by Ian Bailey. Photograph:  Collins Courts

MARY CAROLAN Ian Bailey did not appear to be a “very troubled individual” when reciting a poem for a video of the Christmas Day swim in Schull in 1996(...)

Ian Bailey pictured leaving the Four Courts High Court on Friday. Photograph: Collins.

A Garda has denied that recorded conversations with Martin Graham showed there was a process to “blacken” Ian Bailey. Garda Michael Coughlan rejected (...)

 Richard Shelley pictured leaving the Four Courts  after giving evidence in a High Court action taken by Ian Bailey. Photograph:   Collins Courts

Ian Bailey was upset and crying when he put his arms around a man and said: “I did it, I did it”, a High Court jury has been told. Richie Shelley said(...)

Ian Bailey arriving at the Four Courts Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

An important witness in the Sophie Toscan du Plantier murder investigation was not assured by gardaí she would not have to go to court, that would be (...)

Jules Thomas and Ian Bailey arriving at the Four Courts  for his High Court action for damages. Photograph: Courts Collins

Here’s an overview of the key evidence from the High Court this week, where Ian Bailey is suing the Garda Commissioner and State over the conduct of (...)

 Martin Graham pictured leaving the Four Courts  after giving evidence in Ian Bailey’s High Court action for damages. Photograph: Courts Collins

* Former British soldier, Martin Graham (53) said the reason he can remember his dealings with gardaí investigating the murder of Sophie Toscan du Pla(...)