Andrius Lipinskas (41), formerly of Bayside Square South, in Sutton, north Dublin had pleaded not guilty to three counts of oral rape and one of aggravated sexual assault at a place in Dublin in August 2010.

A convicted murderer who was found guilty of raping and violently assaulting a woman in her home thanks to DNA found on a partly-smoked cigarette h(...)

In her evidence the woman agreed with defending counsel that she felt demeaned by words she heard being said outside the bedroom. File photograph: The Irish Times

Two men accusing of raping a woman after she “blacked out” at a party did not care that she was not consenting and took advantage of her, prosecution (...)

Following 27 minutes spent deliberating, the jury reached a unanimous verdict in the case of Adam Nolan  of not guilty by reason of insanity.

A man has been found not guilty by reason of insanity of murdering his mother’s partner two weeks after being sent home from A&E, where he’d gone (...)

Inga Ozolina (48)  has said  she was acting in self defence when a knife she was holding caused a fatal stab wound to Audrius Pukas. Photograph: Press 22

The trial of a woman charged with murdering her boyfriend has been told that she had arrived “frantic and distressed” to a friend’s house with a bite (...)

The man (31), who cannot be named to protect his victim’s identity,    extended an apology to the victim and her family.

A Galway man has been jailed for five years after admitting the sexual abuse of his young niece for three years. The man (31), who cannot be named to(...)

Laura Kenna, who was found guilty of attempted murder at the Central Criminal Court in Dublin. File photograph: Collins Courts.

A 36-year-old woman has been jailed for 10 years for attempting to murder a civil servant walking home from work in Dublin two years ago. The judge pr(...)

 Patrick Quirke (50), of Breanshamore, Co. Tipperary, at court  with his wife, Imelda. He has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Bobby Ryan.Photograph:Collins Courts

The prosecution case against farmer Patrick Quirke, who denies murdering his love rival Bobby ‘Mr Moonlight’ Ryan, is “forensically barren” but calls (...)

Patrick Nevin to be sentenced for sex attacks on  women he met on Tinder. Photograph: Collins Courts

A woman raped by a convicted sex offender who she met online has told a court she thought she would die during the attack. Patrick Nevin (37) raped t(...)

Paul Wells snr told gardaí he had not seen Kenneth O’Brien (above) for several days before the 33-year-old went missing. Photograph supplied by the family via An Garda Síochána.

A father-of-five, who shot his friend dead and dismembered his body, had previously worked as a butcher. Paul Wells snr had told gardaí about his pas(...)

  Laura Kenna (35) of no fixed abode has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to attempting to murder a woman at Drumcondra Road Lower, Drumcondra, Dublin 9 on January 3rd last year. Photograph: Collins Courts.

A jury has begun deliberating in the trial of a woman pleading not guilty by reason of insanity to the attempted murder of a civil servant, who was wa(...)

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