Home Office rules on determining if asylum seekers are minors ruled unlawful

Home Office rules on determining if asylum seekers are younger than 18 are unlawful, senior judges have ruled.

Published 24 May 2019

England: Judge issues WhatsApp warning after man unknowingly downloaded illegal images

A judge issued a stark warning about the messaging app WhatsApp after granting a conditional discharge to a man who unknowingly downloaded extreme pornography.

Published 24 May 2019

JMK Solicitors raise over £3,000 in Belfast Marathon

Three teams from JMK Solicitors raised a combined £3,400 for local charities by taking part in the 2019 Deep RiverRock Belfast Marathon.

Published 24 May 2019

#InPictures: Leman Solicitors take part in Phoenix Park relay race

Staff at Leman Solicitors took part in the Staff Relay with PwC at Phoenix Park yesterday.

Published 24 May 2019

Rush to judgement – actor wins record-breaking defamation payout

Oscar-winning actor Geoffrey Rush has been awarded Australia's largest ever defamation payout to a single person.

Published 24 May 2019

US: Harvey Weinstein reaches tentative $44m settlement with accusers

The disgraced former film producer Harvey Weinstein, 67, has reached a tentative settlement deal with the women who accuse him of sexual misconduct.

Published 24 May 2019

Irish Legal Heritage: The hanging judge who ran out of rope

John Toler, the first Earl of Norbury, earned his reputation as “the hanging judge” during his time as a particularly callous judge in Ireland in the late 18th and early 19th century.

Published 24 May 2019

Rights watch

A round-up of human rights stories from around the world.

Published 24 May 2019

And finally... hard times

A village mayor has proposed offering free Viagra to young couples to help repopulate local schools.

Published 24 May 2019

Naas solicitor Brian Larkin expresses concern over court relocation

Naas solicitor Brian Larkin has expressed concern over the planned temporary relocation of court sittings to Naas Racecourse.

Published 23 May 2019