Deals with the most serious civil and criminal cases, it also has the power to determine whether a law is constitutional or not. It acts as an appeals court to the Circuit Courts in civil matters, it also can review decisions made by certain tribunals. This court consists of a president and 36 ordinary judges.
# high-court - Yesterday’s News
We knew he was not on board with the Guerin Report findings. Now we know just how far he intends to go with it.
# high-court - Wednesday 23 July, 2014
Another male judge has been nominated for a vacancy that arises in the High Court later this year.
# high-court - Friday 11 July, 2014
Justice Kearns said it is ‘insufficient’ for the gardaí to state that it is ‘normal or usually the case’ that the photographic record is included with the summons.
# high-court - Wednesday 9 July, 2014
Noreen Burns, 83, was subjected to a symphysiotomy after her child was born by Caesarean Section in 1959.
# high-court - Tuesday 1 July, 2014
The Café pointed the finger at Nama and the landlord after today’s decision to uphold an appeal against the rate reduction.
# high-court - Monday 30 June, 2014
A liquidator has been appointed to the company – and workers believe their employers got off ‘scot-free’.
# high-court - Sunday 29 June, 2014
The High Court has already determined the rent charged by a Johnny Ronan-controlled company should come down.
# high-court - Thursday 26 June, 2014
A Prime Time show aired tonight heard from a couple who complained about the care their six-year-old daughter received before she died.
The High Court made the decision in a dispute between two families and the Department of Education.
# high-court - Wednesday 18 June, 2014
A number of questions relating to a case involving the Irish Data Protection Commissioner’s decision to not investigate Facebook, will now be dealt with by the European Court of Justice.
# high-court - Tuesday 17 June, 2014
Peter Charleton is a serving Judge of the High Court.
# high-court - Friday 13 June, 2014
The former developer is alleging that Nama leaked personal information about him and is unfairly pursuing him over debts.
# high-court - Thursday 5 June, 2014
Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald has welcomed today’s High Court ruling.
# high-court - Monday 26 May, 2014
Morning folks. They’re still counting in some areas around the country, here are the nine big stories you need to know.
# high-court - Thursday 24 April, 2014
Residents in the Croke Park area believe Dublin City Council will approve an event licence application for five concerts this summer.
# high-court - Monday 14 April, 2014
Sick and injured gardaí have already been moved to lower rates of sick pay as changes in legislation reduce the amount of time they can receive the full rate.
# high-court - Tuesday 1 April, 2014
Syvia Deehan was knocked over and injured in the course of a ‘Ladies Night’ event at the Lough Inn pub in south Dublin.
# high-court - Monday 31 March, 2014
Ickendel Limited, which is controlled by Johnny Ronan, is appealing the decision.
# high-court - Monday 24 March, 2014
# high-court - Wednesday 19 March, 2014
Justice Gilligan placed a stay on the ruling subject to a full hearing on the issues around the strike.
# high-court - Friday 14 March, 2014
David Mooney gave evidence in open court in the trial of two men associated with organised crime in 2003.
The airline has issued proceedings against SIPTU for damages caused by the strike action that was threatened for today.
# high-court - Wednesday 12 March, 2014
Retired judge Pat McMahon will vacate the office once it is abolished in the coming weeks.
# high-court - Monday 10 March, 2014
Two men charged with cutting turf on conservation areas have taken the action to prevent their criminal prosecution.
# high-court - Wednesday 5 March, 2014
The branch will continue to operate as normal following the transfer, the Irish League of Credit Unions stressed today.
# high-court - Thursday 27 February, 2014
The High Court ruled it was an exception al case which merited a departure from the normal rules on legal costs.
# high-court - Wednesday 22 January, 2014
The Chief Justice said the judge will “probably require a lengthy period of convalescence following on his illness”.
# high-court - Tuesday 21 January, 2014
IFESA wants the equipment removed from use until a full investigation has been conducted.
# high-court - Friday 17 January, 2014
An Taisce say that their case focuses on the extraction of the peat burned at the station.
# high-court - Tuesday 14 January, 2014
Under legislation giving effect to SIPO, the two appointments are required to be a former judge and a former politician and will need the approval of both the Dáil and Seanad.
The Blanchardstown and Belfast stores will shut but 68 out of 80 at risk roles will remain.
# high-court - Saturday 11 January, 2014
Plus: Where did Michael Noonan rank out of Europe’s Finance Ministers in a Financial Times list?
# high-court - Tuesday 17 December, 2013
Dr Max Barrett was nominated by the government following today’s Cabinet meeting.
# high-court - Monday 16 December, 2013
€5,000 of the €200,000 found at the developer’s old home in September was released to the house’s new owners, and they’ve decided to pass it on to the former Priory Hall resident.
The legal fees bill reached over €46.5m in 2012, an increase of more than €10 million on 2011.
# high-court - Thursday 12 December, 2013
There were tears outside the courthouse today as week-old marriages were annulled.
# high-court - Tuesday 10 December, 2013
The ruling by a High Court judge today closes a gap in the law which meant teenagers had to serve full sentences, even though adults don’t.
# high-court - Monday 9 December, 2013
Ian Bailey is bringing a case against the state, but his solicitor says that a number of files are being kept secret.
# high-court - Friday 6 December, 2013
“I am a victim of lots of inaccurate publicity” Sean Dunne is quoted as saying in an email used as evidence in court.
# high-court - Friday 29 November, 2013
The family of Dylan Gaffney Hayes, who suffered catastrophic brain injuries during birth, was awarded a settlement of €8.5 million in the High Court today.