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From TheJournal.ie Gemma O'Doherty launches legal action against science writer David Robert Grimes High Court

Gemma O'Doherty launches legal action against science writer David Robert Grimes

Grimes launched a case against O’Doherty last month.

From TheJournal.ie Man who 'savagely' assaulted his partner after drinking and taking cocaine jailed for 32 months Loughlinstown

Man who 'savagely' assaulted his partner after drinking and taking cocaine jailed for 32 months

Paul Barry (37) told gardai his former long-term partner sustained her injuries in a fall in the bathroom.

From TheJournal.ie Rape trial collapses after alleged victim leaves Ireland during trial Central Criminal Court

Rape trial collapses after alleged victim leaves Ireland during trial

The woman left on a ferry on Tuesday evening and was not answering her phone, the court heard.

From TheJournal.ie The Netherlands' most notorious gangster has been jailed for life for five murders Amsterdam

The Netherlands' most notorious gangster has been jailed for life for five murders

Willem Holleeder’s “life was determined by greed, lust for power and violence”, judges said.

From TheJournal.ie Man with 56 convictions sentenced to four years in prison, two suspended, for dragging woman from car Cork

Man with 56 convictions sentenced to four years in prison, two suspended, for dragging woman from car

He was found guilty of assault causing harm and engaging in threatening and abusive behaviour.

From TheJournal.ie Jim Mansfield Jnr charged with conspiracy to commit false imprisonment Special Criminal Court

Jim Mansfield Jnr charged with conspiracy to commit false imprisonment

He appeared before an out-of-hours sitting of the non-jury Special Criminal Court tonight.

From TheJournal.ie Man accused of IRA membership had picture of late Alan Ryan on his phone Messages

Man accused of IRA membership had picture of late Alan Ryan on his phone

Darren Weldon has pleaded not guilty to membership of an unlawful organisation.

From TheJournal.ie Man jailed for eight years for starting fire that spread to neighbours' apartments Peter Bradshaw

Man jailed for eight years for starting fire that spread to neighbours' apartments

Judge Martin Nolan sentenced him to 11 years imprisonment, but suspended the final three years of the sentence on strict conditions.

From TheJournal.ie Son of former politician Ivor Callely accused of attacking man with firework in Copper Face Jacks Courts

Son of former politician Ivor Callely accused of attacking man with firework in Copper Face Jacks

The 27 year-old will face trial later this month.

From TheJournal.ie Journalist fined €2,500 after inadvertently naming boy convicted of Ana Kriegel's murder on live radio Courts

Journalist fined €2,500 after inadvertently naming boy convicted of Ana Kriegel's murder on live radio

The journalist apologised unreservedly and accepted it was a terrible error.

From TheJournal.ie Garda whose legs were crushed in assault awarded €975,000 Meath

Garda whose legs were crushed in assault awarded €975,000

Ciaran Murrihy was deliberately crushed between a stolen car and a garda vehicle, breaking his legs.

From TheJournal.ie Man jailed for five years over fatal 'one punch' assault on friend Dublin

Man jailed for five years over fatal 'one punch' assault on friend

Jack Hall Ellis told gardaí he was acting in “drunkenness and anger” when he punched Luke O’Reilly once from behind.

From TheJournal.ie Man appears in court over murder of mother-of-three in Dublin city centre Bonham Street

Man appears in court over murder of mother-of-three in Dublin city centre

The 34-year-old woman was stabbed to death at an apartment building on Wednesday morning.

From TheJournal.ie Woman suffered nightmares after being held at knifepoint by woman she offered to help Courts

Woman suffered nightmares after being held at knifepoint by woman she offered to help

Charlotte Skovhaus offered to drive Cher Quinn home and was held at knifepoint by Quinn in her car.

From TheJournal.ie Staff fled Asian restaurant when inspector came to check work permits, court hears Dublin District Court

Staff fled Asian restaurant when inspector came to check work permits, court hears

The restaurant pleaded guilty at Dublin District Court to breaching the Employment Permits Act and Organisation of Working Time Act.

From TheJournal.ie Man admits killing housemate after poker game with knife taken from Cavan meat factory Central Criminal Court

Man admits killing housemate after poker game with knife taken from Cavan meat factory

Tomasz Paszkiewicz pleads not guilty to murder but guilty to manslaughter.

From TheJournal.ie Man jailed for handling stolen vehicles after arranging to meet undercover guard to sell jet ski Jailed

Man jailed for handling stolen vehicles after arranging to meet undercover guard to sell jet ski

The man was connected to stolen vehicles by means of fingerprint evidence.

From TheJournal.ie Two to appear in court over discovery of guns and ammunition in car in west Dublin Seizure

Two to appear in court over discovery of guns and ammunition in car in west Dublin

The seizure was made in Clonsilla yesterday evening.

From TheJournal.ie Man who was sentenced in his absence for rape and sexual assault of boy is jailed Courts

Man who was sentenced in his absence for rape and sexual assault of boy is jailed

Anthony Moynihan was jailed today after he was brought into court following the execution of a warrant.

From TheJournal.ie 'I was convinced he would kill me': How Patrick Nevin used Tinder to lure the women he sexually assaulted Courts

'I was convinced he would kill me': How Patrick Nevin used Tinder to lure the women he sexually assaulted

The 37-year-old received a 12-year sentence today.

From TheJournal.ie Serial sex offender Patrick Nevin jailed for 12 years for attacking women he met on Tinder Sexual Assault

Serial sex offender Patrick Nevin jailed for 12 years for attacking women he met on Tinder

He is already serving a five-and-a-half-year sentence for the sexual assault of another woman he met via the dating app.

From TheJournal.ie 'I just wanted to lie down and die so the pain would stop': Mother of abuse victim after cousin is sentenced to prison Courts

'I just wanted to lie down and die so the pain would stop': Mother of abuse victim after cousin is sentenced to prison

Mr Justice Michael White condemned the “particularly severe and horrendous” nature of the abuse as he sentenced the man to 10 years in prison.

From TheJournal.ie Man (54) sentenced to seven years in prison for raping 11-year-old boy Anthony Moynihan

Man (54) sentenced to seven years in prison for raping 11-year-old boy

Anthony Moynihan of Croccane, Rostellan, Midleton was sentenced in his absence after he failed to appear at the Central Criminal Court today.

From TheJournal.ie Boy wrongly identified online as one of Ana Kriegel's killers, court hears Ana Kriegel Trial

Boy wrongly identified online as one of Ana Kriegel's killers, court hears

It is an offence under the Children Act to publish anything that would identify the boys, who are both aged 14.

From TheJournal.ie Man guilty of drug possession after gardaí discover €1.35 million worth of heroin under bed Courts

Man guilty of drug possession after gardaí discover €1.35 million worth of heroin under bed

The man was found guilty at the Special Criminal Court yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí allegedly told to 'F*** off' by drunk men sailing in middle of Dublin Port shipping lane Courts

Gardaí allegedly told to 'F*** off' by drunk men sailing in middle of Dublin Port shipping lane

The court heard that a 4,000 tonne cruise liner was delayed as a result of the men’s actions.

From TheJournal.ie Teen accused of murdering Japanese man in Dundalk in 2018 will face trial later this year Mohamed Morei

Teen accused of murdering Japanese man in Dundalk in 2018 will face trial later this year

Mohamed Morei was found fit to plead by a judge at the Central Criminal Court.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí issue warning over anonymity of children before court in wake of Ana Kriegel verdict Sharing Of Images

Gardaí issue warning over anonymity of children before court in wake of Ana Kriegel verdict

Someone found guilty of breaching the law surrounding the anonymity of children in criminal cases can receive up to three years in jail.

From TheJournal.ie Horses left to die by farmer in 'unprecedented' animal cruelty case West Clare

Horses left to die by farmer in 'unprecedented' animal cruelty case

Martin Gerald Foley pleaded guilty to 20 charges out of a total of 193 charges first brought against him.

From TheJournal.ie Man who threw milkshake over Nigel Farage ordered to pay compensation Court

Man who threw milkshake over Nigel Farage ordered to pay compensation

Paul Crowther (32) threw the milkshake over Farage as he campaigned in Newcastle city centre on 20 May.

From TheJournal.ie Camogie star Ashling Thompson pleads guilty to assaulting second woman in Cork nightclub Courts

Camogie star Ashling Thompson pleads guilty to assaulting second woman in Cork nightclub

She will be sentenced in relation to both of the assaults next Tuesday.

From TheJournal.ie 15 former employees of well-known pub bring High Court action over alleged unlawful dismissal Galway

15 former employees of well-known pub bring High Court action over alleged unlawful dismissal

One staff member claims he cannot get social welfare benefits because his employer never registered her as an employee with Revenue.

From TheJournal.ie 'She wants it to be over': Ruth Morrissey 'very upset' over State move to appeal CervicalCheck case CervicalCheck

'She wants it to be over': Ruth Morrissey 'very upset' over State move to appeal CervicalCheck case

The State Claims Agency said its appeal will not relate to the decision on the award of damages.

From TheJournal.ie German court fines two doctors over abortion 'advertising' Berlin

German court fines two doctors over abortion 'advertising'

The ruling comes after the recent easing of a Nazi-era law banning practitioners from advertising of pregnancy terminations.

From TheJournal.ie Ryanair is suing third-party flight booker Kiwi.com and Cologne airport Tourism And Transport

Ryanair is suing third-party flight booker Kiwi.com and Cologne airport

The airline has a long-standing policy of clamping down on sites that re-sell its fares.

From TheJournal.ie Father given suspended sentence after assaulting childcare worker while dropping son at creche Courts

Father given suspended sentence after assaulting childcare worker while dropping son at creche

The 30-year-old married man pleaded not guilty to the sexual assault on a date last year.

From TheJournal.ie Irish priest's arrest on New York drug charges delays dispute with siblings over Dublin 4 house left in will Courts

Irish priest's arrest on New York drug charges delays dispute with siblings over Dublin 4 house left in will

New York-based Fr Michael O’Leary (50) was arrested by New York police in the early hours of St Patrick’s Day.

From TheJournal.ie Vehicle supplier secures order to have Facebook group it claims is damaging its business reputation taken down Nightmare Coaches

Vehicle supplier secures order to have Facebook group it claims is damaging its business reputation taken down

The injunction was granted in favour Harris Auto Trading Company.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin actress gets 8-month suspended sentence for 'relentless' online harassment of CBeebies presenter Court

Dublin actress gets 8-month suspended sentence for 'relentless' online harassment of CBeebies presenter

Frances Winston (45) pleaded guilty to harassing CBeebies star Ferne Corrigan on social media.

From TheJournal.ie Teenager accused of murder in London appears before High Court in Dublin Courts

Teenager accused of murder in London appears before High Court in Dublin

A European arrest warrant was issued and UK authorities are seeking his extradition.