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15 January 2019 15:40 Jail sentence for man who held over €77,000 worth of heroin

A man who held over €77,000 worth of heroin having built up a drug debt has been sentenced to four and half years. Garrett Hanley (33) of Oliver Bond House, Dublin pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to having heroin, with an estimated value of €77,301 and cannabis with a value of €2,100 at his home on May 12, 2015. The court heard that heroin 225

15 January 2019 11:11 China criticises ‘irresponsible’ Trudeau comments in death penalty case

China has expressed “strong dissatisfaction” with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau over his criticism of a death sentence given to an alleged Canadian drug smuggler at a retrial. Mr Trudeau should “respect the rule of law, respect China’s judicial sovereignty, correct mistakes and stop making irresponsible remarks”, foreign ministry spokeswoman 209

14 January 2019 17:09 Cork man jailed for theft after stealing man's wallet during Mass

A man has been jailed for eight months for stealing the wallet of a man as he attended mass at St Augustine’s Church in Cork city. Trevor O’Donoghue, 48, with an address at a flat at 15 Willow Court, Cross Douglas Road, pleaded guilty to two counts of theft whereby the card was used in two different shops within a short time of being stolen. Just over €100 was spent 112

12 January 2019 10:42 Gardaí appeal for witnesses in connection with alleged assault in Temple Bar

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following an alleged assault in Dublin's Temple Bar on Monday. A man in his 30s was treated for injuries to his face and head after an incident on Fleet Street in Dublin 2 at about 2am. A man in his 30s was arrested close to the scene and has appeared in court charged in relation to the incident. Gardaí are appealing 115

11 January 2019 22:10 Cars seized from learner drivers under Clancy Amendment

One of the first vehicle seizures under the Clancy Amendment, targeting unaccompanied learner drivers, has taken place in Cork. The car was seized on the M8 southbound, near Fermoy, by the local Roads Policing Unit. The driver was caught speeding, and it was discovered he was an unaccompanied learner driver. Since December 21, it is an offence for the owner 87

10 January 2019 18:10 Court hears woman in Kerry dealt cannabis and cocaine to buy food for horses in animal sanctuary

A middle-aged English woman running an animal sanctuary in Kerry resorted to dealing cannabis and cocaine to buy food for her horses. Rosalin Barton of Barrduff, Killarney was jailed for four years today. She was caught in a transaction involving the movement of €139,000 worth of cannabis herb at Dromalour, Kanturk, County Cork. In a follow-up search 85

10 January 2019 11:59 Ashley Judd’s sexual harassment claim against Harvey Weinstein dismissed

A US judge has dismissed Ashley Judd’s sexual harassment claim against Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein. Judge Philip Gutierrez, sitting in the United States District Court in Los Angeles, ruled that the actress’s claim does not fall within the scope of a California statute. But he said Ms Judd may proceed to trial with separate allegations against 80

10 January 2019 06:59 Man faces court in Australia over ‘suspicious packages’ found at embassies

A 49-year-old man has appeared in court over suspicious packages delivered to embassies and consulates throughout Australia. The British consulate in Melbourne was one of 38 to be sent parcels, with officers continuing to test them to determine what substance they contain. Police have recovered 29 of the packages and have said there is no ongoing threat 121

09 January 2019 18:39 Court hears Cork woman required three weeks of hospital care following alleged stabbing by husband in flat

A court has heard how a Cork woman sustained stab injuries which required hospitalisation for three weeks. The court heard details of the alleged attack as her husband was remanded in custody on an assault charge. Brian O’Regan, 43, of flat 1, 2 St Joseph’s Villas, Blackrock Road, Cork, was arrested by Detective Garda Seán Stack and charged with assault 118

09 January 2019 18:35 Man who headbutted Cork bar manager brought €2,000 to court to compensate victim

A bar manager at Cork bar, Rearden’s, had his nose broken by a man who head-butted him in the course of his efforts to get back into the premises. Thomas Stewart of 49 Glenview Park, Dillon’s Cross, Cork, brought €2,000 to Cork District Court to compensate the victim. The 43-year-old defendant pleaded guilty to a charge of assault causing harm to Graham 116