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Two charged with robbery and three failed attempts all in one day

A young man and woman have been sent to trial in connection with three attempted robberies and one successful robbery committed on the same...

Burglar produced knife when interrupted by homeowner

A drunken burglary almost took a turn for the worse after being interrupted by the homeowner, when one of the burglars grabbed a kitchen...

Family convicted in St. Stephen’s Day bar brawl

The holiday celebrations turned violent in Loughrea as two families engaged in a St. Stephen's Day bar brawl. Seven members of the Ward family appeared...

Done Deal phone sale turns into violent robbery

One man's attempt to sell his phone on Done Deal turned into a violent robbery by a group of people. Joe Mwangi (22) of Cluain...

Violent outburst in the bookies ended in threats to kill staff member

A man has been jailed for threatening to kill a woman in an alarming and aggressive rant at a city bookies Charles Cunniffe (36), who...

Indecent assault of a minor catches up with 70 year old man after decades

A 70 man won't face jail time for an indecent assault on a teenage girl back in the 1980s after his victim said she...

Ambush assault left man in coma for 12 days

A returning soldier spent 12 days in a coma after a surprise, one punch assault fractured his skull. Cian Cox (25) appeared before Galway Circuit...

Man appears before Circuit Court over large MDMA haul

One man was recently brought before Galway Circuit Court in connection with the seizure of a large amount of MDMA meant to be sold. Oshane...

Man jailed for vicious Christmas Day knife attack

One Christmas Day celebration broke from the normal pace of events last year when drinks between friends turned into a vicious knife attack. Cian Cantwell...

Two brothers fleeced over €200,000 from vulnerable pensioner

Two brothers stole over €200,000 from a vulnerable older pensioner by vastly overcharging her for maintenance and repair work done at her house. Thomas and...

High Court appeal lodged in students’ discrimination case against NUIG

The religious discrimination case of the four Burke siblings against NUIG is headed to the High Court as individual notices of appeal seeking another...

Court drama continues in discrimination case against NUIG

There was more drama this week at Galway Circuit Court in the ongoing case of the four Burke siblings against NUIG. The Burkes received a...

Gardaí called to courthouse on opening day of case against NUIG

To say there was a tense atmosphere in Galway Courthouse yesterday evening is an understatement as gardaí had to be called to the case...

Students given lifetime ban from NUIG societies reject offer to end court case

A family of students who claim that NUIG discriminated against them on religious grounds when they were banned from life from all university societies...

Nine year prison sentence for manslaughter of Oughterard publican John Kenny

Marian Lingurar Jr (24) has been handed down a nine year prison sentence today for the manslaughter of Oughterard publican John Kenny in 2011. Linguar...

Galway welfare officer pleads guilty to stealing over €12,000

A Community welfare officer in Galway has pleaded guilty to the theft more than €12,000 from the Department of Social Protection over the course...

Victims’ parents disappointed at sentence for Loughrea pedophile

The parents of two young girls who were sexually exploited by pedophile in Loughrea have said they are disappointed by the...

Man convicted of manslaughter of Oughterard publican John Kenny

A jury has returned a guilty verdict for the manslaughter of Oughterard pup owner John Kenny. Marian Lingurar Jr. (24) of Leoghgeorge, Claregalway was convicted...

Galway man sentenced for sexual assault of 13 year old girl

A Galway man has been given an eight and a half year prison sentence for the sexual assault of a schoolgirl. Ray McHugh (39) from...

Drunk driver who killed a pedestrian and injured two gardai jailed on appeal

A drunk driver who received community service when he killed a pedestrian and injured two gardaí in a collision has been jailed for two...
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