Covid leads to disruption of cases in Carlow courts

The fourth surge of Covid-19 is making its presence felt in court proceedings at Carlow District Court. On 17 November last, the morning after the latest restrictions on pubs, nightclubs were announced, an application came before Judge Geraldine Carthy. The...

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Decapitated body was found in Kildare woods

Alison O’Riordan A 24-year-old man’s decapitated body was found buried in a shallow grave in a Kildare woods, a prosecution barrister has told a murder trial. Brendan Grehan SC, for the State, also told the Central Criminal Court jury on...

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Friends ended up in Carlow court after jostling led to assault charge

WHAT started out as a bit of jostling on a night out led to two friends appearing before a judge...

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MAN JAILED FOR TERRORISING ELDERLY COUPLE IN BALLYLINAN

A MAN who terrorised an elderly couple by banging on their front door in Ballylinan after midnight, demanding a lift...

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Man who broke windscreen of garda van was aiming for the garda station window

A RATHVILLY man who broke the windscreen of a garda van and then called into a garda station to report...

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Man grew cannabis plant out of boredom

A TULLOW man who had “idle hands” during lockdown started growing a cannabis plant, a court was told. Sergeant Hud...

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