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#Courts

# courts - Yesterday’s News

From TheJournal.ie Court of Appeal rules that child brought to Ireland by mother should be returned to native Poland Courts

Court of Appeal rules that child brought to Ireland by mother should be returned to native Poland

The boy’s father brought proceedings before the Irish courts.

# courts - Thursday 6 August, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Man sentenced to life in prison for murder of Patricia O'Connor lodges appeal against conviction Kieran Greene

Man sentenced to life in prison for murder of Patricia O'Connor lodges appeal against conviction

Kieran Greene is one of two men appealing a conviction for their role in the murder of Patricia O’Connor.

From TheJournal.ie Man jailed for murder of British backpacker Grace Millane appeals against conviction Grace Millane

Man jailed for murder of British backpacker Grace Millane appeals against conviction

Prosecutors argued in the trial that the man deliberately strangled Millane to death.

# courts - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Parties agree to accelerated hearing of Ryanair's challenge against travel restrictions Flights

Parties agree to accelerated hearing of Ryanair's challenge against travel restrictions

Ryanair claims that the Covid-19 restrictions are unlawful.

From TheJournal.ie Former solicitors appear in court charged with conspiracy to commit fraud Cork

Former solicitors appear in court charged with conspiracy to commit fraud

Lyndsey Clarke and Keith Flynn have been remanded on bail until 2 September.

# courts - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Man (33) found not guilty of raping woman after they met at New Year's Eve ball Westmeath

Man (33) found not guilty of raping woman after they met at New Year's Eve ball

The two had met at a ball in the local GAA clubhouse.

# courts - Sunday 2 August, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Man charged after car hijacked on Dublin's Capel Street Courts

Man charged after car hijacked on Dublin's Capel Street

The car was later involved in a crash on Walkinstown Avenue.

From TheJournal.ie Man (30s) facing charges of multiple burglaries and criminal damage in Clare Courts

Man (30s) facing charges of multiple burglaries and criminal damage in Clare

He was arrested yesterday and found to be in possession of a knife.

# courts - Friday 31 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Ryanair launches High Court action against the Irish government over 'unconstitutional' travel measures Green List

Ryanair launches High Court action against the Irish government over 'unconstitutional' travel measures

Ryanair is taking the action aimed at setting aside the so-called green list published by government.

From TheJournal.ie Rapist Patrick Nevin has jail term increased by two-and-a-half years Undue Leniency

Rapist Patrick Nevin has jail term increased by two-and-a-half years

The State had appealed the undue leniency of his sentence.

From TheJournal.ie Former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith sent forward for trial to Special Criminal Court Courts

Former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith sent forward for trial to Special Criminal Court

Smith is accused of membership of the terror group Islamic State.

From TheJournal.ie Unsealed documents shine a light on 2016 civil case involving Ghislaine Maxwell New York

Unsealed documents shine a light on 2016 civil case involving Ghislaine Maxwell

The documents were from a now-settled defamation lawsuit filed by one of Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged victims.

# courts - Thursday 30 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Healthcare assistant jailed for 11 years for raping nursing home resident during lockdown Courts

Healthcare assistant jailed for 11 years for raping nursing home resident during lockdown

The family of the woman said they will “never forget how that man single-handedly destroyed our mam’s life”.

From TheJournal.ie Rapist Patrick Nevin appeals severity of 14-year sentence, DPP counter appeals Courts

Rapist Patrick Nevin appeals severity of 14-year sentence, DPP counter appeals

Nevin attacked three women he met through Tinder.

# courts - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Dublin man has conviction for taking part in gang rape quashed over undisclosed evidence Courts

Dublin man has conviction for taking part in gang rape quashed over undisclosed evidence

The Court of Appeal heard the case today and quashed the man’s conviction.

From TheJournal.ie Teenage boy who tried to murder woman he met on dating app won't have sentenced reviewed for extra two years Courts

Teenage boy who tried to murder woman he met on dating app won't have sentenced reviewed for extra two years

The Court of Appeal today increased the teenager’s sentence review date by two years to seven years.

# courts - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie 21-year-old man had sex with 16-year-old boy despite knowing his age, court hears Courts

21-year-old man had sex with 16-year-old boy despite knowing his age, court hears

Shane Chubb, now aged 24, pleaded guilty to one count of engaging in sexual intercourse with a child under the age of 17.

From TheJournal.ie Man who abused young nieces has jail time reduced after appeal Courts

Man who abused young nieces has jail time reduced after appeal

The 48-year-old was convicted in 2018 of 25 counts of sexual assault.

From TheJournal.ie Deirdre Morley sent forward for trial accused of murdering her three children Courts

Deirdre Morley sent forward for trial accused of murdering her three children

She has not yet indicated how she will plead.

From TheJournal.ie Manslaughter verdict is possible in Adrian Donohoe trial, court hears Courts

Manslaughter verdict is possible in Adrian Donohoe trial, court hears

Aaron Brady has pleaded not guilty to the capital murder of Garda Adrian Donohoe.

From TheJournal.ie Father of teenage boy who tried to murder woman he met on dating app apologises to victim Courts

Father of teenage boy who tried to murder woman he met on dating app apologises to victim

The teenager will find out tomorrow if his sentence will be increased following an “undue leniency” appeal by prosecutors.

From TheJournal.ie Sinn Féin TD Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire launches defamation case against RTÉ and Joe Duffy High Court

Sinn Féin TD Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire launches defamation case against RTÉ and Joe Duffy

The High Court legal proceedings were issued yesterday.

# courts - Monday 27 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Boy B found guilty of Ana Kriegel murder makes 'very unusual application' to exceed legal aid limits Ana Kriegel

Boy B found guilty of Ana Kriegel murder makes 'very unusual application' to exceed legal aid limits

The thrust of Boy B’s appeal will focus on the refusal to allow before the jury the evidence of a clinical psychologist.

From TheJournal.ie Man appears in court charged with alleged false imprisonment and assault of female jogger Courts

Man appears in court charged with alleged false imprisonment and assault of female jogger

The offences are alleged to have taken place at Oldbridge, Co Meath yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Man (48) appears in court charged with murdering his neighbour (77) in Dublin Clonsilla

Man (48) appears in court charged with murdering his neighbour (77) in Dublin

Patrick McDonagh is accused of murdering Peter McDonald in the early hours of Saturday morning.

# courts - Friday 24 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Man accused of murdering Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe 'wore the shooting like a badge of honour' Central Criminal Court

Man accused of murdering Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe 'wore the shooting like a badge of honour'

Aaron Brady is a “skilled and practiced liar”, the Central Criminal Court has been told.

From TheJournal.ie Lisa Smith faces additional charge of terrorist financing Courts

Lisa Smith faces additional charge of terrorist financing

Smith has already been charged with membership of an unlawful organisation under 2005 terror legislation.

From TheJournal.ie Widow of UK police officer ‘immensely disappointed’ as killers are acquitted of murder but found guilty of manslaughter Andrew Harper
From TheJournal.ie Man who robbed service station and threatened to stab garda jailed for two years Celbridge

Man who robbed service station and threatened to stab garda jailed for two years

Ciaran O’Brien, who robbed the Celbridge service station while wearing tights on his head, pleaded guilty to all three charges.

From TheJournal.ie Derek Devoy jailed for 15 years over incident in which he assaulted garda and 'ran amok' with machine gun Courts

Derek Devoy jailed for 15 years over incident in which he assaulted garda and 'ran amok' with machine gun

A judge said it was an “appalling” act and “dangerous beyond belief”.

# courts - Thursday 23 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Adrian Donohoe murder trial set to move to final phase after six months Courts

Adrian Donohoe murder trial set to move to final phase after six months

The trial has been ongoing since late January.

# courts - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Amber Heard denies telling ‘lies’ about claims Johnny Depp was violent towards her Trial

Amber Heard denies telling ‘lies’ about claims Johnny Depp was violent towards her

The actress has been appearing as a key witness in Depp’s libel case against The Sun.

From TheJournal.ie Jail time increased for man who attacked taxi driver with glass bottle State Appeal

Jail time increased for man who attacked taxi driver with glass bottle

The man had pleaded guilty to assault causing harm at Slade Road, Saggart in 2015.

From TheJournal.ie Last year's court cases: 75% increase in medical negligence awards, and 30% decrease in asylum cases Courts

Last year's court cases: 75% increase in medical negligence awards, and 30% decrease in asylum cases

The Chief Justice presented the 2019 Annual Report of the Courts Service to the Minister for Justice Helen McEntee today.

# courts - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Dublin pub murder: Major part of DNA profile on piece of evidence recovered matches accused, court hears Michael Barr

Dublin pub murder: Major part of DNA profile on piece of evidence recovered matches accused, court hears

Michael Barr was shot dead at a pub in Summerhill in 2016.

From TheJournal.ie Waitress who cut little finger while polishing glass awarded €50,000 Clonsilla

Waitress who cut little finger while polishing glass awarded €50,000

A judge ruled that the waitress did not receive adequate training in how to polish glasses safely.

# courts - Monday 20 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Man sentenced to 12 years for daily rape and sexual abuse of step-daughter Courts

Man sentenced to 12 years for daily rape and sexual abuse of step-daughter

The man told gardaí that he had abused the girl 120 times or more.

# courts - Friday 17 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Man accused of murdering Adrian Donohoe denies he has characteristics of 'psychopath' Central Criminal Court

Man accused of murdering Adrian Donohoe denies he has characteristics of 'psychopath'

This was the fifth and final day Aaron Brady was giving evidence.

From TheJournal.ie Cork landlord given court order after tenants hold 'Covid house parties' Courts

Cork landlord given court order after tenants hold 'Covid house parties'

The landlord found himself subject to an order under environmental laws.

# courts - Thursday 16 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Boy (13) showed 'zero remorse' after torturing hedgehog to death and 'ran off laughing', court hears Animal Cruelty

Boy (13) showed 'zero remorse' after torturing hedgehog to death and 'ran off laughing', court hears

A veterinarian who examined the hedgehog said it had been left mutilated and with open head and leg wounds.

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