Laundrette killing 'accidental'
Published: Wednesday, 17 September 2014
A 52-year-old Co Londonderry man, who claims that he accidently shot his former partner while intending to kill himself in front of her, has gone on trial accused of her murder.
Jail for cash box robber
Published: Wednesday, 17 September 2014
A 27-year-old Belfast man, who admitted taking part in four cash box robberies between December 2011 and February the following year, has been sentenced to ten years.
Teen thought pensioner 'was boyfriend'
Published: Wednesday, 17 September 2014
A Belfast woman, who claimed she was sexually abused by traditional Irish musician Francis McPeake when she was a teenager, has told a jury she believed at the time that he was her boyfriend.
Suspended sentence for IRA letter writer
Published: Wednesday, 17 September 2014
A man from Londonderry has been handed a suspended jail term for writing threatening letters proclaiming to be from the IRA.
Two in court after Belfast hate attack
Published: Wednesday, 17 September 2014
Two neighbours accused of a suspected race hate attack on a Hungarian woman's home must not enter north Belfast, a judge has ordered.
EastEnders star accepts hacking damages
Published: Tuesday, 16 September 2014
EastEnders star Steve Mcfadden has accepted a "substantial" payout relating to the phone-hacking scandal.
Family seek justice for Mairéad
Published: Tuesday, 16 September 2014
The sister of an Omagh woman, who died of serious head injuries earlier this year, has told UTV she will never give up on getting justice after a murder charge was dropped in court.
Court separates 'isolated' girl from mum
Published: Tuesday, 16 September 2014
A Belfast court has ruled that a 13-year-old girl should be removed from her mother and sent to a specialist centre in Co Dublin, as the teenager was deemed to require "urgent intervention".
Pair in court over Adair murder plot
Published: Tuesday, 16 September 2014
Two men have appeared in court in Scotland accused of conspiring to murder high profile loyalists Johnny Adair and Samuel McCrory.
Galloway in legal action against Frazer
Published: Tuesday, 16 September 2014
Respect MP George Galloway has launched legal action against victims campaigner Willie Frazer and internet giant Google over allegations made at a loyalist protest outside the Ulster Hall.
Man pleads guilty to laundrette killing
Published: Tuesday, 16 September 2014
A Co Londonderry man due to go on trial over the murder of Marion Millican, who was shot dead in a Portstewart laundrette over three years ago, has pleaded guilty to her manslaughter.
Attendance 'doesn't warrant' stadium size
Published: Monday, 15 September 2014
A planned new 38,000-seater GAA stadium in west Belfast would be replacing a ground which hasn't come close to selling out a lower capacity in decades, the High Court has heard.
Sentencing due over child abuse charge
Published: Monday, 15 September 2014
A south Belfast man has been unanimously cleared of inciting a young child to commit gross indecency, but convicted by a majority verdict of a similar charge of incitement.
£400k payout for mum over bloodclot
Published: Monday, 15 September 2014
A Belfast mother is to be awarded £400k in compensation for a hospital's failures around her developing a potentially fatal blood clot after giving birth.
Man on trial over laundrette murder
Published: Monday, 15 September 2014
A 52-year-old man is due to go on trial accused of murdering of Marion Millican in a Portstewart laundrette over three years ago.
Man remanded over rape charge
Published: Saturday, 13 September 2014
A Romanian man has been remanded into custody charged with rape.
Co Antrim stab death sentencing reserved
Published: Friday, 12 September 2014
A Co Antrim man who stabbed a family friend to death, during a fight he never wanted to have, will have to wait another two weeks before he is told what sentence he will serve.
Man jailed for biting PSNI officer
Published: Friday, 12 September 2014
A man who bit a police officer on the back has been jailed for nine months at the Magistrate's Court in Derry.
Officers to stand trial over drugs removal
Published: Friday, 12 September 2014
A judge has ruled that three PSNI officers will stand trial for perverting the course of justice.
Pair jailed over dissident terrorism camp
Published: Friday, 12 September 2014
A man and woman have been handed jail terms for a string of terrorist-related offences linked to a dissident republican training camp set up in a remote forest.
Man pleads guilty over theft from clients
Published: Friday, 12 September 2014
A former office clerk in a firm of Belfast solicitors pleaded guilty on Friday to stealing thousands of pounds from the company's client accounts.
Man sentenced over hoax bomb calls
Published: Friday, 12 September 2014
A man, who admitted making two hoax telephone calls to the police in Londonderry telling them there was a bomb inside Strand Road Police Station, has received a suspended sentence.
Man claimed to father twins to get house
Published: Friday, 12 September 2014
A 52-year-old man has been fined at the Magistrate's Court in Londonderry on Friday for falsely trying to register himself as the father of twins in an attempt to jump a housing waiting list.
Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide
Published: Friday, 12 September 2014
Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of the manslaughter of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Brothers jailed over terrorist camp
Published: Thursday, 11 September 2014
Two Co Tyrone brothers who attended a dissident republican training camp on the outskirts of Omagh have been jailed for a string of terrorist-related offences.
Man walks free over prostitution racket
Published: Thursday, 11 September 2014
A Czech man who admitted running a prostitution racket in Northern Ireland was handed a nine-month jail term but walked free from court on Thursday.
Stadium 'would plunge homes in shadow'
Published: Thursday, 11 September 2014
Building a new 38,000-seater GAA stadium which will visually integrate with the existing west Belfast neighbourhood is impossible, the High Court has heard.
Pair in court over counterfeit car goods
Published: Thursday, 11 September 2014
A man and woman from Ballymena have appeared in court accused of a multi-million pound fraud relating to counterfeit car products.
Nun regrets 'injustice' done to children
Published: Thursday, 11 September 2014
A nun from the Sisters of Nazareth has said the congregation regrets the grave injustice done to children sent to Australia under the migration scheme.
Woman admits credit union theft
Published: Thursday, 11 September 2014
A mother-of-two wept in court on Thursday as she admitted defrauding over £100k from her own family and the credit union she worked for.
Man 'faces jail' over charity swindle
Published: Thursday, 11 September 2014
A man who swindled more than £20,000 from a charity has been warned that he faces being sent to jail.
Pistorius must wait for full verdict
Published: Thursday, 11 September 2014
Olympian Oscar Pistorius has been cleared of the pre-meditated murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp by a judge in South Africa – and of a lesser second-degree murder charge – but the full verdict will not be delivered until Friday.
GAA coach jailed over major VAT fraud
Published: Thursday, 11 September 2014
A leading Co Fermanagh GAA coach who claims he was under pressure from loyalist paramilitaries to defraud the VAT man of over £750k has been jailed for a total 16 months.
Man 'dealt drugs for paramilitaries'
Published: Wednesday, 10 September 2014
A 34-year-old man who admitted dealing drugs for 'east Belfast paramilitaries' has received a seven-month prison sentence.
Dissident convicted for Derry graffiti
Published: Wednesday, 10 September 2014
A leading dissident republican and two other men have been told to pay almost £3,000 for the damage they caused to Derry's historic walls last year or face going to jail.

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