Court judgements

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18 Dec 2009 - Republic of Ireland
The defendant is a 91 year old Dublin man. The plaintiff is his granddaughter. She is now aged twenty-four. In these civil proceedings she claims that her childhood was ruined, and her adult life diverted in alcoholism, depression and chaos because...
16 Dec 2009 - England, Wales
The offences of which he was convicted were two assaults by penetration on a child under 13, one assault by penetration, two rapes of a child under the age of 13, four other rapes, two attempted rapes, four sexual assaults on a child under the age...
01 Dec 2009 - England, Wales
The story, as set out in detail in judgment, goes back to 1999, when a US website "Landslide", giving access to adult and child pornography, was closed by US authorities. Information then passed to the UK authorities included the name of...
25 Nov 2009 - England, Wales
"Examination of the papers reveals a wholly deplorable situation. N is a young boy who has two parents who love him but who have demonstrated an unwillingness or inability to put his needs first and who as a result of their relentless pursuit...
20 Nov 2009 - England, Wales
This case concerns an infant male child, T, born on 15 July 2008 and now some 16 months old. On 18 September 2008, when he was only 2 months old, he was admitted to hospital with multiple injuries which I will describe below. He was discharged on 22...
12 Nov 2009 - Northern Ireland
When problems arise in close family relationships, the strength of emotions involved can cause unique reactions which may at times be irrational or obsessive. While these reactions may most commonly arise between spouses and cohabitants, they can...
05 Nov 2009 - Republic of Ireland
This application for leave to appeal has been brought by P.O'C, hereinafter referred to as "the appellant", against the sentence of 3 years imprisonment imposed by the Central Criminal Court (Carney J.) on the 9th February, 2009. The...
30 Oct 2009 - Northern Ireland
On 20 April 2009 the offender pleaded guilty on arraignment to 30 counts of making an indecent image of a child and was sentenced at Craigavon Crown Court on 29 May 2009 to three years probation on each count with a condition that he participate in...
27 Oct 2009 - England, Wales
This applicant was one of three people convicted by a jury of the relatively new offence of causing or allowing the death of a child, contrary to section 5 of the Domestic Violence, Crime and Victims Act 2004. He does not challenge the conviction....
23 Oct 2009 - Republic of Ireland
The surrender of the respondent is sought by a judicial authority in the United Kingdom on foot of a European arrest warrant which issued there on the 18th November 2008. That warrant, following its transmission to the Central Authority in this...