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Medical council decision against doctor found guilty of poor professional performance upheld by High Court

Medical council decision against doctor found guilty of poor professional performance upheld by High Court

Justice is being delayed by huge lack of judges

Justice is being delayed by huge lack of judges

Cuts to legal aid for family law cases deferred

Cuts to legal aid for family law cases deferred

Review to look at use of suspended sentence for more serious offences

Review to look at use of suspended sentence for more serious offences

Parents in family law cases may be forced to represent themselves under new Legal Aid restrictions

Parents in family law cases may be forced to represent themselves under new Legal Aid restrictions

Garda must pay bouncer €65,000 over stag party assault

Garda must pay bouncer €65,000 over stag party assault

Rugby playing garda awarded €48k in total for number of injuries suffered on patrol

Rugby playing garda awarded €48k in total for number of injuries suffered on patrol

Judge throws out €60k damages claim for professional dancer injured during ‘high-risk’ move in Dublin nightclub

Judge throws out €60k damages claim for professional dancer injured during ‘high-risk’ move in Dublin nightclub

Boss fires ex when he discovers she’s moving closer to her new boyfriend

Boss fires ex when he discovers she’s moving closer to her new boyfriend

High Court awards €15m settlement to boy left brain damaged at birth

High Court awards €15m settlement to boy left brain damaged at birth

Severely disabled teen sees €9m damages increased to €13m due to interest rates

Severely disabled teen sees €9m damages increased to €13m due to interest rates

Two personal injury claims by carpet fitter dismissed

Two personal injury claims by carpet fitter dismissed

Medical misadventure verdict in ectopic surgery death

Medical misadventure verdict in ectopic surgery death

Garda receives six-month suspended sentence for assaulting two women

Garda receives six-month suspended sentence for assaulting two women

Woman loses claim over motorway crash during hailstorm

Woman loses claim over motorway crash during hailstorm

‘Very stupid’ driver on wrong side of the road raced away from garda checkpoint before parking car near home

‘Very stupid’ driver on wrong side of the road raced away from garda checkpoint before parking car near home

Applause in court as man jailed for 13 years for his part in killing of teenager Daniel McAnaspie

Applause in court as man jailed for 13 years for his part in killing of teenager Daniel McAnaspie

Man tried to bite gardai after losing tooth in punch-up

Man tried to bite gardai after losing tooth in punch-up

Five in court after four gardaí beaten in separate attacks over Easter weekend

Five in court after four gardaí beaten in separate attacks over Easter weekend

Deportation of man allegedly linked to Islamic terror halted

Deportation of man allegedly linked to Islamic terror halted

Dog-lover hit Lidl security guard who barred his pet from store

Dog-lover hit Lidl security guard who barred his pet from store

Two women accused of pulling young woman from home and launching ‘vicious’ assault

Two women accused of pulling young woman from home and launching ‘vicious’ assault

‘I can’t ban games in school,’ judge tells mother girl (6) injured during game of ‘chase’

‘I can’t ban games in school,’ judge tells mother girl (6) injured during game of ‘chase’

Woman awarded compensation for a back injury due to falling from a broken chair

Woman awarded compensation for a back injury due to falling from a broken chair

€12,500 award for mum after hair dye burns ruined Communion Day

€12,500 award for mum after hair dye burns ruined Communion Day

Aer Lingus fined €250,000 over driver’s fatal fall

Aer Lingus fined €250,000 over driver’s fatal fall

Family of woman (82) who died after trolley fall settle case

Family of woman (82) who died after trolley fall settle case

Dorothy Perkins worker who fell from ladder settles case

Dorothy Perkins worker who fell from ladder settles case

Student sues over injuries following powerboat collision on Shannon

Student sues over injuries following powerboat collision on Shannon

Man gets €2m after suffering brain damage in clamping row

Man gets €2m after suffering brain damage in clamping row

Drunken broker loses €60k claim for assault by bouncers at work do

Drunken broker loses €60k claim for assault by bouncers at work do

Boy who broke his nose after falling from boulder on road wins over €53,000

Boy who broke his nose after falling from boulder on road wins over €53,000

Ex-garda awarded €160,000 after psychological injuries from crash

Ex-garda awarded €160,000 after psychological injuries from crash

Couple awarded €30,000 for Facebook defamation by neighbour

Couple awarded €30,000 for Facebook defamation by neighbour

‘Nothing as appalling as a liar’: Driver committed perjury – judge

‘Nothing as appalling as a liar’: Driver committed perjury – judge

‘People were forced to live in the same house for years’: Two decades of divorce in Ireland

‘People were forced to live in the same house for years’: Two decades of divorce in Ireland

Interim Settlement of Claim Against Consultant Obstetrician approved in court 

Interim Settlement of Claim Against Consultant Obstetrician approved in court 

Woman who fractured ankle in hotel fall awarded €56,000

Woman who fractured ankle in hotel fall awarded €56,000

‘I knew that if he kicked me in the head one more time, I would die’

‘I knew that if he kicked me in the head one more time, I would die’

Medic guilty of failing to diagnose fatal cancer

Medic guilty of failing to diagnose fatal cancer

Woman who slipped on pigeon poop gets €25,000

Woman who slipped on pigeon poop gets €25,000

Obstetrician made ‘astonishing’ and ‘shocking’ errors on new mums: inquiry

Obstetrician made ‘astonishing’ and ‘shocking’ errors on new mums: inquiry

Schoolgirl (15) who suffered burns after spilling soup on herself loses €60,000 in damages

Schoolgirl (15) who suffered burns after spilling soup on herself loses €60,000 in damages

€15,000 awarded to family of man who died in car driven by drunk brother

€15,000 awarded to family of man who died in car driven by drunk brother

Partner of convicted murderer John Dundon left woman with 23 stitches in glass attack

Partner of convicted murderer John Dundon left woman with 23 stitches in glass attack

Man (41) loses €60k claim against South Dublin County Council after footpath fall

Man (41) loses €60k claim against South Dublin County Council after footpath fall

€12k damages for young siblings with breathing issues in damp flat

€12k damages for young siblings with breathing issues in damp flat

Kylemore Abbey nuns hit with €76k bill for axing hotelier’s brother

Kylemore Abbey nuns hit with €76k bill for axing hotelier’s brother

Dunnes Stores employee hit on head with tray of bread loaves awarded €15k

Dunnes Stores employee hit on head with tray of bread loaves awarded €15k

Family tell of anger as drunk driver who killed boy (4) has jail term cut

Family tell of anger as drunk driver who killed boy (4) has jail term cut

Jail for mum who failed to protect son from rapist dad

Jail for mum who failed to protect son from rapist dad

‘On your birthday you could be very sad… you’re not going to live’ – Man repeatedly threatened ex

‘On your birthday you could be very sad… you’re not going to live’ – Man repeatedly threatened ex

Woman awarded €40k for Dublin Airport escalator fall sees it overturned

Woman awarded €40k for Dublin Airport escalator fall sees it overturned

Bicycle Courier’s claim for injuries in an accident with a taxi resolved at court hearing

Bicycle Courier’s claim for injuries in an accident with a taxi resolved at court hearing

Court Approves Settlement of Claim for a Creche Eye Injury

Court Approves Settlement of Claim for a Creche Eye Injury

Compensation for Personal Injuries in Ireland about to be amended

Compensation for Personal Injuries in Ireland about to be amended

Man who fathered two children with stepdaughter jailed for 12 years

Man who fathered two children with stepdaughter jailed for 12 years

Ex-principal of Catholic primary school charged with sexual assault

Ex-principal of Catholic primary school charged with sexual assault

Waterford abuse case: ‘Words have not been invented yet for what my dad has done to me

Waterford abuse case: ‘Words have not been invented yet for what my dad has done to me

‘Scan could have saved baby Conor,’ says mother

‘Scan could have saved baby Conor,’ says mother

Girl (7) asked father to stop punching her mother, court hears

Girl (7) asked father to stop punching her mother, court hears

What kind of decisions do parents that divorce still have to make together?

What kind of decisions do parents that divorce still have to make together?

A Guide to Civil Partnerships

A Guide to Civil Partnerships

Bogus insurance claims deterring people with genuine injuries

Bogus insurance claims deterring people with genuine injuries

Steps needed to recognise fathers’ role in childrearing

Steps needed to recognise fathers’ role in childrearing

When parents split up – your stories

When parents split up – your stories

My abusive ex-husband is telling our kids lies about me

My abusive ex-husband is telling our kids lies about me

Fathers4Justice protester gatecrashes Rose of Tralee on air

Fathers4Justice protester gatecrashes Rose of Tralee on air

Compensation Claims Ireland

Compensation Claims Ireland

There has been a jump in divorce cases, with more women than men applying

There has been a jump in divorce cases, with more women than men applying

‘It’s like a death’: Divorced people are at higher risk of psychiatric illness in Ireland

‘It’s like a death’: Divorced people are at higher risk of psychiatric illness in Ireland

The number denied entry into Ireland rises significantly

The number denied entry into Ireland rises significantly

Former farming secretary Smith in defamation claim against IFA

Former farming secretary Smith in defamation claim against IFA

Why does Ireland have the lowest divorce rate in the EU?

Why does Ireland have the lowest divorce rate in the EU?

Drink driving sees shift back to ‘bad old days’, says Garda

Drink driving sees shift back to ‘bad old days’, says Garda

Supreme Court judge critical of ‘inefficient’ asylum process

Supreme Court judge critical of ‘inefficient’ asylum process

Ireland’s population is at its highest for 150 years

Ireland’s population is at its highest for 150 years

Quickie divorces could be on way in Ireland if Dail approves new laws

Quickie divorces could be on way in Ireland if Dail approves new laws

Divorce continues to take a psychological toll on kids

Divorce continues to take a psychological toll on kids

Why we need a shorter waiting period for divorce

Why we need a shorter waiting period for divorce

Are you eligible for Legal Aid

Are you eligible for Legal Aid

Judicial Separation Explained

Judicial Separation Explained

Dealing with the financial fall-out of divorce among over-60s

Dealing with the financial fall-out of divorce among over-60s

Betrayal: What happens when infidelity and possessiveness ambush a family?

Betrayal: What happens when infidelity and possessiveness ambush a family?

Divorce & Family Law Solicitors Dublin

Divorce & Family Law Solicitors Dublin

Family Law Solicitors and Mediators Dublin

Family Law Solicitors and Mediators Dublin

Armed gardai handcuffed mother-of-two and her partner on bedroom floor after bursting into home, court heard

Armed gardai handcuffed mother-of-two and her partner on bedroom floor after bursting into home, court heard

Hospital ‘put every obstacle in widower’s way’ – solicitor

Hospital ‘put every obstacle in widower’s way’ – solicitor

Woman who slipped on yoghurt in Tesco awarded €55,000

Woman who slipped on yoghurt in Tesco awarded €55,000

Ruling of unfit for trial over dangerous driving causing death quashed

Ruling of unfit for trial over dangerous driving causing death quashed

Rotunda Hospital apologises to couple whose child died in the womb

Rotunda Hospital apologises to couple whose child died in the womb

Man convicted of raping and threatening to kill his wife

Man convicted of raping and threatening to kill his wife

€100k for garda who suffered ‘unusual’ wrist injury while making arrest

€100k for garda who suffered ‘unusual’ wrist injury while making arrest

Former hotel manager given six-year term for raping woman

Former hotel manager given six-year term for raping woman

Teen (17) who claimed defamation following Luas driver’s pickpocket warning for passengers awarded damages

Teen (17) who claimed defamation following Luas driver’s pickpocket warning for passengers awarded damages

Disqualified driver jailed for killing cyclist (62)

Disqualified driver jailed for killing cyclist (62)

Opinion: A modest proposal for privacy at family courts

Opinion: A modest proposal for privacy at family courts

Family courts ‘letting down the victims of domestic abuse’

Family courts ‘letting down the victims of domestic abuse’

Law Info: Understanding Courts in Ireland

Law Info: Understanding Courts in Ireland

An Overview of Irish Family Law

An Overview of Irish Family Law

Irish Family Law Acts

Irish Family Law Acts

‘I’ve been punched, kicked, scratched – if I stay I’ll be killed’: Stories of Ireland’s abused men

‘I’ve been punched, kicked, scratched – if I stay I’ll be killed’: Stories of Ireland’s abused men

‘My partner was lovely at first, but things changed after we moved in together’

‘My partner was lovely at first, but things changed after we moved in together’

Women were cut, stabbed and strangled’: Domestic violence in Ireland

Women were cut, stabbed and strangled’: Domestic violence in Ireland

David Mahon jailed for seven years for killing stepson Dean Fitzpatrick

David Mahon jailed for seven years for killing stepson Dean Fitzpatrick

Woman settles High Court action over alleged failure to diagnose cancer in Breast Check

Woman settles High Court action over alleged failure to diagnose cancer in Breast Check

Man who raped two children – one who has Down syndrome – sentenced to 6 years

Man who raped two children – one who has Down syndrome – sentenced to 6 years

Man who sexually abused four young daughters in “horror of a home” sentenced to four and a half years

Man who sexually abused four young daughters in “horror of a home” sentenced to four and a half years

Man who was sexually abused for years by active garda settles action with State

Man who was sexually abused for years by active garda settles action with State

Man who left ex-girlfriend scarred after savagely punching her in the face jailed

Man who left ex-girlfriend scarred after savagely punching her in the face jailed

Girl wins €70,000 from school over broken glass scar

Girl wins €70,000 from school over broken glass scar

Suspended sentence for man who tore out ex-girlfriend’s hair

Suspended sentence for man who tore out ex-girlfriend’s hair

Dromoland Castle worker takes court action to prevent dismissal

Dromoland Castle worker takes court action to prevent dismissal

Court to hear appeal on overturning of SNA’s €255,000 award

Court to hear appeal on overturning of SNA’s €255,000 award

Medical Negligence News: Girl settles €240,000 scar case

Medical Negligence News: Girl settles €240,000 scar case

Man who punched seven months pregnant partner is jailed

Man who punched seven months pregnant partner is jailed

Warehouse Worker Injury Claim Resolved in Court

Warehouse Worker Injury Claim Resolved in Court

Court Settles Claim for Waitress Injury Compensation

Court Settles Claim for Waitress Injury Compensation

Settlement of Compensation for an Injury in a hotel pool approved in Court

Settlement of Compensation for an Injury in a hotel pool approved in Court

Divorce in Ireland

Divorce in Ireland

The rights of unmarried fathers are being changed – but is it enough?

The rights of unmarried fathers are being changed – but is it enough?

Garda Commissioner appeals decision on sacked sergeant

Garda Commissioner appeals decision on sacked sergeant

Man jailed for hijacking rampage at Dublin airport

Man jailed for hijacking rampage at Dublin airport

Afghan man accused of assaulting garda unable to take up bail

Afghan man accused of assaulting garda unable to take up bail

Family of electrocuted man settles court action for €780,000

Family of electrocuted man settles court action for €780,000

Tesco shopper awarded €1.4m after slipping on grapes

Tesco shopper awarded €1.4m after slipping on grapes

Parents welcome hospital apology for injuries to ‘beautiful son’

Parents welcome hospital apology for injuries to ‘beautiful son’

Boy alleged his father defecated on him, court hears

Boy alleged his father defecated on him, court hears

Taxi driver told to pay damages to man after ‘soilage fee’ row

Taxi driver told to pay damages to man after ‘soilage fee’ row

Man avoids jail for sexually assaulting niece 24 years ago

Man avoids jail for sexually assaulting niece 24 years ago

Jail for man who assaulted bouncer at Copper Face Jacks

Jail for man who assaulted bouncer at Copper Face Jacks

Severely disabled girl awarded total of €11.5m over care at birth

Severely disabled girl awarded total of €11.5m over care at birth

Baby’s €1.8m settlement after operation led to brain damage

Baby’s €1.8m settlement after operation led to brain damage

Judge grants woman permission to contest access to children

Judge grants woman permission to contest access to children

Man used violence to control teen bride, court told

Man used violence to control teen bride, court told

Father’s fight for access among cases at Dublin Circuit Family Court

Father’s fight for access among cases at Dublin Circuit Family Court

Specialist family law courts to be set up through legislation

Specialist family law courts to be set up through legislation

Woman gets protection from ex-husband who crashed wedding

Woman gets protection from ex-husband who crashed wedding

Hospital apologises for death of woman discharged without medical review

Hospital apologises for death of woman discharged without medical review