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Gardai arrest nine people as part of major crackdown on drugs

Thursday  09:51,   21 june 2018
msn

Cannabis, cocaine, heroin and three cars were seized as part of the search operation. © Reuters Russian former economy minister Alexei Ulyukayev stands behind bars in handcuffs after the verdict at a courtroom in Moscow, Russia, December[...]

12 people in Ireland killed by disqualified drivers in last three years

Thursday  09:51,   21 june 2018
msn

Last year over 8,000 disqualified drivers did not abide by the legislation . In recent weeks RTÉ News reported that just two out of almost 8,000 banned drivers were convicted of that particular offence.One driver was given a fine of €500, while the[...]

Body exhumed in Wales believed to be Irishman missing since 1985

Thursday  09:50,   21 june 2018
extra.ie

The body of a man exhumed from a grave in Wales is believed to be an Irishman who has been missing for 33 years. The family of Joseph Brendan Dowley are waiting on forensic results after he disappeared while living in London in[...]

Woman has murder conviction quashed as jury weren't allowed to consider if she was provoked

Thursday  09:50,   21 june 2018
thejournal.ie

The Court of Appeal said it would quash Farrell’s conviction and order a retrial. Farrell, who emotionally embraced a number of supporters in court, was remanded in custody to appear before the Central Criminal Court at a future[...]

€1.8m payment for mother who didn't get abortion after incorrect test result

Thursday  09:50,   21 june 2018
independent.ie

A mother who is a carrier of a rare genetic condition - and who claimed she was deprived of her right to travel for an abortion - has settled the first ever wrongful birth case here for an interim payment of €1.8m. The woman's child was born with[...]

Young man who said he only stabbed his mother to 'set her free' is convicted of murder

Thursday  09:50,   21 june 2018
independent.ie

Young man who said he only stabbed his mother to 'set her free' is convicted of murderPaul Horgan (27) remained emotionless as a Central Criminal Court jury convicted him of the murder of his mother, Marian (60), after deliberating for just[...]

Homeless families 'will be moved out of capital' during Pope's visit

Thursday  09:50,   21 june 2018
independent.ie

HOMELESS families face being moved out of Dublin due to demand for hotel rooms during peak tourist months, including the visit of Pope Francis in August. An influx of tourists to the city will see demand for hotel rooms spike, as more than 600,000[...]

Garda watchdog probing crash after car sped away from checkpoint and struck woman

Thursday  09:50,   21 june 2018
thejournal.ie

The incident occurred on Sarsfield Road in Ballyfermot around 9pm last night.The incident took place on the junction of Sarsfield Road and Landen Road around[...]

David Drumm handed six-year jail term for conspiracy to defraud and false accounting

Wednesday  20:14,   20 june 2018
thejournal.ie

David Drumm handed six-year jail term for conspiracy to defraud and false accountingJudge Karen O’Connor delivered[...]

'I did not intend to kill her... I intended to set her free' - young man accused of killing his mother

Wednesday  18:46,   20 june 2018
independent.ie

'I did not intend to kill her I intended to set her free' - young man accused of killing his mother A young man charged with the fatal stabbing of his mother said he only intended to "set her free" because of the cruelty of lifePaul[...]

Irish model Jessie Vard 'faces up to year in Bangkok prison for promoting gambling websites'

Wednesday  16:55,   20 june 2018
msn

The 19-year-old, from Donegal, was among five who turned themselves in at Bangkok’s Phayathai Police Station , it is reported.She is believed to have confessed to violating anti-gambling laws, which carry a maximum penalty of a year in prison and/or [...]

Huge fire engulfs fish factory in Co Cork

Wednesday  15:20,   20 june 2018
thejournal.ie

Huge fire engulfs fish factory in Co CorkThe Irish Seafood Company building has been destroyed by the fire but Cork County Fire Service has said that it was evacuated and that everyone has been accounted for with no casualties[...]

Former Anglo CEO David Drumm due to be sentenced today following guilty verdict

Wednesday  13:26,   20 june 2018
independent.ie

Former Anglo CEO David Drumm due to be sentenced today following guilty verdictMr Drumm arrived at the Criminal Courts of Justice at 8.25am this morning for his sentencing[...]

Tinder rapist served time for subjecting ex-girlfriend to terrifying ordeal, killing dogs with bannister rail

Wednesday  13:11,   20 june 2018
independent.ie

A quick glance at Patrick Nevin's Tinder profile suggests a man who loved his body art, and kept himself fit. He came from a dysfunctional background and was put into the care of his father aged just four years old, but he appeared to have[...]

Large kitchen knife found embedded in mother's skull

Wednesday  09:40,   20 june 2018
independent.ie

A young man charged with the murder of his mother drank two bottles of wine while watching seven episodes of 'Family Guy' and then a Harry Potter film in the hours before the alleged attack. The Central Criminal Court murder trial of Paul[...]