'I believe her' - Limerick TD urges former nurse to report allegations of medical mistreatment to gardaíTue, 11 Dec 2018 18:56:00 GMT
Limerick TD Willie O’Dea has called on a former nurse, who alleges hospital staff carried out a procedure for which she had not given her consent, to make a formal garda statement about the matter.
Gunman who killed father on school run had struck before, police believeTue, 11 Dec 2018 18:19:00 GMT
Jim Donegan was shot dead as he waited for his son in his car outside St Mary’s Grammar School in west Belfast on December 4.
Three members of Traveller community lose discrimination case against Killarney hotelTue, 11 Dec 2018 17:47:55 GMT
Three members of the Traveller community who were served lunch but refused alcohol have failed in their claim of discrimination.
Mentally ill woman made ward of court amid concerns of neglectTue, 11 Dec 2018 17:37:59 GMT
An extremely vulnerable mentally ill woman has been made a ward of court and removed from her father’s home amid serious concerns of neglect and that he and/or others may be financially exploiting her.
Farmer sues 'vulture fund' in proceedings aimed at allowing completion of sale dealTue, 11 Dec 2018 17:31:00 GMT
A farmer has brought High Court proceedings aimed at allowing him to sell 46 acres of land he owns so he can pay off his debts to a "vulture fund".
Showbiz journalist sues over fall at Helix TheatreTue, 11 Dec 2018 17:23:06 GMT
A showbiz journalist who claims he tripped on a step at the Helix Theatre dislocating his elbow while attending a Christmas panto has sued in the High Court.
Number of alleged abuse victims and perpetrators trebles in Scouting Ireland reviewTue, 11 Dec 2018 17:13:14 GMT
Scouting Ireland has identified more than 300 alleged victims and more than 200 alleged perpetrators of abuse as part of a review of the organisation.
CSO finds 'considerable underreporting' of sexual violence offences with domestic abuse motiveTue, 11 Dec 2018 16:52:46 GMT
Only 5% of reported sexual violence offences motivated by domestic abuse are being properly recorded, a new analysis by the Central Statistics Office indicates.
Jury in Coffey defamation case fails to reach verdictTue, 11 Dec 2018 16:41:00 GMT
The case, which took place over 13 days, centred on the newspaper's use of a press release from Paudie Coffey's FG Carlow-Kilkenny colleague, John Paul Phelan.
Law Society wants account-freezing orders against suspended soliticorTue, 11 Dec 2018 16:40:39 GMT
The Law Society will apply on Friday for court orders freezing the personal accounts of suspended solicitor Declan O’Callaghan along with the accounts of a practice in Co. Roscommon previously operated by him.