Damages for man after wife takes her own life The High Court has awarded €263,000 damages to the husband of a woman who took her own life the day after she was discharged from hospital, having being admitted for taking an overdose of pills.

Angelo Cloonan and daughter Stephanie leave the High Court after the hearing. Photo: Courtpix Tim Healy July 28 2018 2:30 AM 0 Comments Damages for man after wife takes her own life Independent.ie The High Court has awarded €263,000 damages to the husband of a woman who took her own life the day after she […]

Illegally parked driver ‘lost rag’ and attacked clamper with a crowbar A motorist threatened to kill a parking enforcer before attacking him with a crowbar after the man clamped his van while it was parked illegally outside a bank.

John Purdue Picture: Frank McGrath Andrew Phelan July 30 2018 2:30 AM 0 Comments Illegally parked driver ‘lost rag’ and attacked clamper with a crowbar Independent.ie A motorist threatened to kill a parking enforcer before attacking him with a crowbar after the man clamped his van while it was parked illegally outside a bank. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/courts/illegally-parked-driver-lost-rag-and-attacked-clamper-with-a-crowbar-37166341.html […]

Rapist Berkeley was chief suspect in brutal attack on two women Violent rapist Eoin Berkeley was the chief suspect in a double hammer attack eight years ago that left two women with fractured skulls and holes in their heads.

Eoin Berkeley, who pleaded guilty to the rape of a Spanish teenager in Ringsend, Dublin Pat O’Connell July 30 2018 10:56 AM 0 Comments Rapist Berkeley was chief suspect in brutal attack on two women Independent.ie Violent rapist Eoin Berkeley was the chief suspect in a double hammer attack eight years ago that left two […]

Two men contracted by organised crime group to kill Michael Frazer jailed TWO “foot soldiers” contracted by senior figures in an organised crime group to kill Michael Frazer have received jail sentences of 11 and 10 years at…

Gary Gleeson and Stephen Dunne Eimear Cotter July 30 2018 12:31 PM 0 Comments Two men contracted by organised crime group to kill Michael Frazer jailed Independent.ie TWO “foot soldiers” contracted by senior figures in an organised crime group to kill Michael Frazer have received jail sentences of 11 and 10 years at the Special […]

Dublin man (23) pleads guilty to conspiracy to murder Gary Hanley A DUBLIN man has admitted before the Special Criminal Court to his involvement in a plot to murder Gary Hanley, from Dublin’s north inner city, last year.

Luke Wilson Eimear Cotter July 30 2018 12:48 PM 0 Comments Dublin man (23) pleads guilty to conspiracy to murder Gary Hanley Independent.ie A DUBLIN man has admitted before the Special Criminal Court to his involvement in a plot to murder Gary Hanley, from Dublin’s north inner city, last year. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/courts/dublin-man-23-pleads-guilty-to-conspiracy-to-murder-gary-hanley-37167013.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article36314511.ece/1abcf/AUTOCROP/h342/Luke%20Wilson.jpg Email A DUBLIN […]

Six personal injury claims totalling €360k thrown out by judge Six personal injury claims for damages totalling up to €360,000 in a single rear ending accident have been thrown out by a judge or withdrawn in yet another face-off by an insurer challenging the…

Patrick Collins, 36yrs, of Avila Park, Finglas, Dublin pictured leaving the Four Courts after his Circuit Civil Court action for damages was dismissed Pic: Collins Courts Ray Managh July 30 2018 1:38 PM 0 Comments Six personal injury claims totalling €360k thrown out by judge Independent.ie Six personal injury claims for damages totalling up to […]

CourtsVerdict in Gareth Hutch will not be ready before October A VERDICT in the Special Criminal Court trial of three Dubliners accused of the murder of Gareth Hutch will not be ready before early October, a judge has said.

Jonathan Keogh and Thomas Fox are accused of murdering Gareth Hutch who was shot in 2016 Eimear Cotter July 30 2018 1:44 PM 0 Comments Verdict in Gareth Hutch will not be ready before October Independent.ie A VERDICT in the Special Criminal Court trial of three Dubliners accused of the murder of Gareth Hutch will […]

Ireland ranks 14th in the world for skin cancer risk Ireland has been ranked 14th in the world in a new index showing how susceptible we are to skin cancer.

Concerns grow that Ireland’s heatwave summer of 2018 will lead to a rise in skin cancers Photo: Stock image Eilish O’ReganTwitterEmail July 26 2018 11:04 AM 0 Comments Ireland ranks 14th in the world for skin cancer risk Independent.ie Ireland has been ranked 14th in the world in a new index showing how susceptible we […]

Health’He needs to take control’ – Vicky Phelan to challenge Taoiseach over pledge CervicalCheck victims would not face court battle THE woman who exposed the CervicalCheck controversy has sought a meeting with Taoiseach Leo Vardakar over his assurances that no other women would have to go to court in relation to the scandal.

Vicky Phelan. Photo: Fergal Phillips Independent.ie NewsdeskTwitterEmail July 30 2018 10:50 AM 0 Comments ‘He needs to take control’ – Vicky Phelan to challenge Taoiseach over pledge CervicalCheck victims would not face court battle Independent.ie THE woman who exposed the CervicalCheck controversy has sought a meeting with Taoiseach Leo Vardakar over his assurances that no […]