A dad grieving the death of his baby punched a security guard who intervened in an argument between the man and his girlfriend, a court heard.
A father-of-two who got into a row in the street with five other men started shouting and cursing at them to go away, a court has heard.
A former prison officer who was caught smuggling drugs into Maghaberry jail committed a “gross breach of trust”, a court has been told.
Des Duffy, accused of murdering his partner Des Sullivan, yesterday told the court he was not there to “blacken” the name of the man he described as his “life partner”.
Michael Healy-Rae has been refused planning for apartments in a vacant public house in Tralee.
A man whose close relative fled Ireland as his life was under threat pretended to be him so he could collect his dole.
A woman asked to identify the body of her deceased friend – whose partner is on trial for murder – said it was like looking at a different face and body.
A Russian man, who claimed €75,000 damages for defamation and unlawful imprisonment at The Pavillions Shopping Centre, Swords, was today awarded €100 after a judge found he had been prevented for one minute from exiting the centre car park.
A Dublin man who fractured a teenage boy’s skull with a hurley while dispersing a group of youths has been jailed for two years.
A MEDICAL secretary caught burgling a hospital to steal prescription pads had become addicted to sleeping tablets while trying to deal with the “gruesome” killing of her mother.