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Court of Appeal: 8th October 2019 Criminal


Criminal Appeals

List to Fix Dates and Management List
See Updated Notice in the Notices section as to the current arrangements for these Lists and for information as to the time for replying submissions and agreed Book of Authorities.

Hearing of appeals in Cork - week of 2nd December 2019
See updated Notice in the Notices section for information on above List. However practitioners should note that there is very limited availability.

Sentence appeals and undue leniency applications
See Practice Direction (CA02) for requirements as to materials (reports, testimonials etc) for the use of the court in sentence appeals and undue leniency applications.

Chief Prosecution Solicitor - service of documents and notification of any intended application
Practitioners are reminded of the requirement to serve on the Chief Prosecution Solicitor for the Director of Public Prosecutions written submissions lodged in the court office. Except for the documents referred to in Order 86C Rule 7 (1) (a notice of appeal or a notice of application pursuant to section 2 of the Criminal Procedure Act 1993) and in Order 86C Rule 15(1) (a notice of abandonment) notice of which the Registrar is required to give to various parties including the Chief Prosecution Solicitor all other documents lodged in the court office must be served on the Chief Prosecution Solicitor. Notice of any intended application to the Court must be given to the Chief Prosecution Solicitor as well as to the court office.

Civil Appeals for case-management and hearing in the Criminal Courts of Justice
The attention of practitioners in civil appeals for case-management and hearing in the Criminal Courts of Justice is drawn to the provisions of Order 86 Rule 12 (5) (motions) and Order 86A Rule 16 (1)
(directions hearings) as to the requirement for the lodgement in the court office of the relevant booklets.
Practice Direction CA06 sets out the requirements in relation to books of appeal and written submissions.

MICHAELMAS TERM (7th October to 20th December)

For Tuesday 8th October 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
Mr Justice Edwards
Mr Justice McCarthy
Ms Justice Kennedy
At 10.30 o'clock
To State Reasons
150/18 DPP -v- Molly Sloyan (John Feaheny & Co Solicitors)

Mr Justice Peart
Mr Justice McCarthy
Ms Justice Kennedy
At 10.35 o'clock
Sentence appeal
207/18 DPP -v- Teymur Babayev (Kevin Tunney & Co Solicitors)
307/18 DPP -v- Donna Dineen (Aonghus McCarthy Solicitors)
149/18 DPP -v- Anthony Cassidy (O'Flaherty Brown Solicitors)
296/18 DPP -v- Karl McDermott (Connolly Finan Fleming Solicitors)

AN CHUIRT
ACHOMHAIRC
THE COURT OF APPEAL

For Thursday 10th October 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
The President
Mr Justice Edwards
Ms Justice Kennedy
At 10.30 o'clock
Sentence Appeal (Further hearing)
267/18 DPP v Cillian Barry (Michael E. Hanahoe Solicitors)
Sentence Appeal
96/18 DPP -v- Jim Byrne (Siobhan Conlon Solicitor)
Civil Appeal
2019 85 Farrell -v- Superintendent of Milford Garda Station & MJE
2019 86 Maguire -v- Superintendent of Letterkenny Garda Station & MJE

For Friday 11th October 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
The President
At 10 o'clock
Case Management List
For Mention
161CJA/18 DPP -v- Aurelijus Kizelavicius (Michael B. O'Donnell Solicitors)
128/19 DPP -v- Prince Ajibola (Philip Hannon Solicitors)
Motion
293/18 DPP-v- Aidan Conroy (Siuna Bartels Solicitor)
Enlargement of Time Applications
207/19 DPP -v- Roy Miller (Frank Buttimer Solicitors)
183/19 DPP -v- Sandor Vucsics (Phelan Solicitors)
116/19 DPP -v- Graham Taylor (John M. Quinn Solicitors)
208/19 DPP -v- Owen Kirwan (Fiona Walsh & Co. Solicitors)
Civil Appeal
2019 352 Galvin -v- DPP & Ors
2019 355 DPP -v- Harty
2019 392 Barry -v- The Governor of the Midlands Prison & Anor
2019 395 DPP -v- O'Brien

The President
Mr Justice McCarthy
Ms Justice Kennedy
At 10.30 o'clock
For decision to be given
153/18 DPP -v- Mark O'Sullivan (Brendan Maloney Solicitors)
Undue leniency application
306CJA/18 DPP -v- Alan Curtis (Sheehan & Partners Solicitors)
Enlargement of time applications
184/18 DPP -v- Vincent O'Donoghue (M.E. Hanahoe Solicitors)
95/19 DPP -v- Daniel Wildes (Partners at Law Solicitors)
Civil Appeal
2019 260 DPP -v- Ali Abdi

For Monday 14h October 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
Mr Justice Edwards
Mr Justice McCarthy
Ms Justice Kennedy
At 10.30 o'clock
Sentence Appeal
202/18 DPP -v- Martin Conroy (Michael McDarby & Co Solicitors)
97/18 DPP -v- Adam Whelan (Connolly Finan Fleming Solicitors)
Section 2 Criminal Procedure Act 1993
133/19 DPP -v- B.M. (Frank Buttimer & Co Solicitors)

Mr Justice Edwards
Mr Justice McCarthy
Ms Justice Kennedy
At 2 o'clock
Conviction & Sentence Appeal (for further hearing)
55/17 DPP -v- Gavin Sheehan (Frank Buttimer & Co Solicitors)

For Tuesday 15th October 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
President,
Ms Justice Whelan
Mr Justice McCarthy
At 10.10 o'clock
For Judgment
138CJA/18 DPP -v- Stephen Sarsfield

President,
Ms Justice Whelan
Ms Justice Kennedy
At 10.20 o'clock
For Judgment
163/18 DPP -v- David Byrne

President,
Mr Justice Edwards
Ms Justice Whelan
At 10.30 o'clock
Sentence Appeal
169/16 DPP -v- J.H. (Herbert & Co Solicitors)

President,
Mr Justice Peart
Mr Justice Edwards
At 10.30 o'clock
Sentence Appeal
188/18 DPP -v- Ian O'Sullivan (John M. Joy Solicitors)
128/19 DPP -v- Prince Ajibola (Philip Hannon Solicitors)
171/19 DPP -v- Paula Underwood (Tracey Horan & Co Solicitors)

For Thursday 17th October 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
President,
Mr Justice Edwards
Mr Justice McCarthy
At 10.30 o'clock
Civil Appeal
2019 73 Pakenham & Ors -v- Chief Inspector of Social Services

For Friday 18th October 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
The President
At 10 o'clock
Case Management List
For Mention
217/18 DPP -v- Laurence Carthy (Burns Nowlan Solicitors)
117/14 DPP -v- Peter Barry (Burns Nowlan Solicitors)
214/13 DPP -v- John Dundon (Kieran O'Brien Solicitors)
247/18 DPP -v- Grzegorz Olszewski (Partners at Law)
39/19 DPP -v- Philip McWilliams (Ferrys Solicitors)
11/19 DPP -v- Shafiq Quadri (James MacGuill Solicitor)
150/19 &163CJA/19 DPP -v- Patrick Nevin (James MacGuill Solicitor)
284/18 DPP -v- Mohamed Herzallah (James MacGuill Solicitor)
6/19 DPP -v- Joseph Fraser (Ronan O'Brian l Solicitor)
205/18 DPP -v- Patrick Joseph O'Reilly (Madden & Finucane Solicitors)
186/19 DPP -v- Dainis Rubenis (Cahir O'Higgins Solicitor)
Enlargement of Time Application
64/19 DPP -v- Frank Ryan (Tim Kennelly Solicitors)
127/19 DPP -v- Michal Malecki (Tracey Horan & Co. Solicitors)
212/19 DPP -v- Gabriel Olantunbosun (Frank Buttimer & Co. Solicitors)
For Review
151/13 DPP -v- Brian Shaughnessy (Siuna Bartels & Co Solicitors)
Civil Appeals
2019 270 DPP -v- McGrath
2019 410 - DPP -v- Malai

President,
Mr Justice McCarthy
Ms Justice Kennedy
At 10.30 o'clock
Enlargement of time application
83/19 DPP -v- Vasile Horvat (Cahir O'Higgins Solicitors)
Section 99 Re-Entry
169CJA/19 DPP -v- Ian Farnan (Keenan Fitzgerald Solicitors)
Undue leniency applications
40CJA DPP -v- Derek Naylor (Fahy Bambury Solicitors)
41CJA/18 DPP -v- Paul Goddard (Fahy Bambury Solicitors)
Sentence Appeal
89/18 DPP -v-Paul Flaherty (O'Sullivan Kenny Solicitors)

For Monday 21st October 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
President,
Mr Justice Peart
Mr Justice Edwards
At 10.30 o'clock
Undue Leniency Application
42CJA/19 DPP -v- Johnny McDonagh (Oliver Roche & Co Solicitors)
Sentence Appeals
9/14 DPP -v- Aaron Gabbett (Caroline Egan Solicitor)
64/18 DPP -v- Valerij Safonov (Aonghus McCarthy Solicitor)
90/19 DPP -v- Alan Moore (Kieran O'Gorman Solicitors)

For Tuesday 22nd October 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
Mr Justice Edwards
Ms Justice Kennedy
Ms Justice Donnelly
At 10.30 o'clock
Sentence Appeals
252/17 DPP -v- Richard Folan (Hennessey & Perozzi Solicitors)
289/18 DPP -v- Eoin Morrow (French Kenny Solicitors)
Civil Appeal
2019 132 Bowes -v- McSherry

For Thursday 24th October 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
Mr Justice Edwards
Mr Justice McCarthy
Ms Justice Kennedy
At 10.30 o'clock
Conviction & Sentence Appeal
214/18 DPP -v- Steven Appleton (Philip Hannon Solicitors)

For Friday 25th October 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
President
Ms Justice Kennedy
Ms Justice Donnelly
Not before 11.30
Sentence Appeals
23/18 DPP -v- Brian O'Sullivan (Fahy Bambury Solicitors)
28/18 DPP -v- Marcus O'Rourke (Sheehan & Partners Solicitors)
10/19 DPP -v- Rosalind Barton (Sheehan & Partners Solicitors)
Civil Appeal
2019 209 Wyatt v DPP (Eamonn Hayes Solicitors)

For Tuesday 29th October 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
President
Mr Justice McCarthy
Ms Justice Kennedy
At 10.30 o'clock
Conviction Appeals (3 days)
227/18 DPP -v- David Byrne (Michael Staines & Co Solicitors)
228/18 DPP -v- Mark Farrelly (Sheehan & Partners Solicitors)
223/18 DPP -v- Niall Byrne (Kevin Tunney Solicitors)

For Wednesday 30th October 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
President
Mr Justice McCarthy
Ms Justice Kennedy
At 10.30 o'clock
At hearing
Conviction Appeals
227/18 DPP -v- David Byrne (Michael Staines & Co Solicitors)
228/18 DPP -v- Mark Farrelly (Sheehan & Partners Solicitors)
223/18 DPP -v- Niall Byrne (Kevin Tunney Solicitors)

For Thursday 31st October 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
President
Mr Justice McCarthy
Ms Justice Kennedy
At 10.30 o'clock
At hearing
Conviction Appeals
227/18 DPP -v- David Byrne (Michael Staines & Co Solicitors)
228/18 DPP -v- Mark Farrelly (Sheehan & Partners Solicitors)
223/18 DPP -v- Niall Byrne (Kevin Tunney Solicitors)

For Friday 1st November 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
The President
At 10 o'clock
Case Management List
For Mention
104/17 DPP -v- Michael Casey (Midland Legal Solicitors)
Enlargement of Time Application
121/19 DPP -v- Marius Purcil (French Kenny Solicitors)
157/19 DPP -v- Samina Sajjad (John Shanley Solicitors)
For Review
106/14 DPP -v- Andrzej Benko (Sheehan & Partners Solicitors)
Civil Appeals
2019 287 DPP -v- K.O.
2019 299 DPP -v- B.O.
2019 190 Fitzgerald -v- Judge O'Donnabhain & Anor
2018 244 Maher -v- DPP

President
Mr Justice McCarthy
Ms Justice Donnelly
At 10.30 o'clock
Sentence Appeal
275/18 DPP -v- Peter Loftus (Jenny McGeever Solicitor)
Civil Appeal
2018 325 Bita -v- DPP, Ireland & AG
2019 191 De Jesus -v- The Commissioner of An Garda Síochána & Minister for Justice and Equality

For Monday 11th November 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
At 10.30 o'clock
The President
Mr Justice McCarthy
Ms Justice Kennedy
For Sentence
161CJA/18 DPP -v- Aurelijus Kizelavicius (Michael B. O'Donnell Solicitors)

(Judges to be assigned)
Conviction & Sentence
219/18 DPP -v- John Conroy (Cahir O'Higgins& Co Solicitors)

For Tuesday 12th November 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
At 10.30 o'clock
The President
Mr Justice Edwards
Mr Justice McCarthy
Sentence Appeal
246/18 DPP -v- Mark Carlisle (Niall O'Connor & Co Solicitors)

(Judges to be assigned)
Conviction Appeal
259/18 DPP -v- Thomas Geoghegan (Phelim O'Neill Solicitors)

For Thursday 14th November 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
At 10.30 o'clock
Sentence Appeal
70/19 DPP -v- Martin Hanley (Fahy Bambury Solicitors)
Conviction & Sentence
10/18 DPP -v- Clement Limen (Cyril & Co Solicitors)
229/18 DPP-v-Stephen O'Sullivan (Peter Connolly Solicitor)
27/19 DPP -v- Joseph O'Connor (Cyril & Co Solicitors)

For Tuesday 19th November 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
At 10.30 o'clock
Undue Leniency
21CJA/19 DPP -v- Joseph Hillen (P. Tiernan & Co Solicitors)
Conviction Appeal
283/18 DPP -v- Anthony Walsh (Jonathan Dunphy & Co. Solicitors)

For Thursday 21st November 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
At 10.30 o'clock
Sentence Appeal
58/19 DPP -v- Mamour Lowe Nicolas (John M Quinn Solicitors)
Civil Appeal
2019 210 X -v- DPP

For Friday 22nd November 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
The President
At 10 o'clock
Case Management List

At 10.30 o'clock
Undue Leniency Application
81CJA/19 DPP -v- Brandon Power (Partners at Law Solicitors)
Civil Appeals
2019 256 AB -v- DPP
2019 240 Midnight Entertainment Ltd -v- DPP

For Monday 25th November 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
The President
Mr Justice Edwards
Ms Justice Kennedy
At 10.30 o'clock
Sentence Appeal
214/15 DPP -v- Klass Meijvogel (Conway Solicitors)

For Tuesday 26th November 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
At 10.30 o'clock
Conviction Appeal
3/19 DPP -v- Marvin Orap
Civil Appeals
2018 27 Lavery -v- District Judge McLoughlin
2018 39 Lavery -v- District Judge McLoughlin
2018 103 Lavery -v- DPP
2018 104 Lavery -v- DPP
2018 105 Lavery -v- DPP
2018 239 Lavery -v- District Judge MacBride & Anor
2018 240 Lavery -v- District Judge MacBride & Anor
2018 453 Lavery -v- District Judge MacBride
2019 106 Lavery -v- District Judge Denis McLoughlin & Anor

For Thursday 28th November 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
At 10.30 o'clock
Conviction appeals
185/17 DPP -v- John Barrow (KOD Lyons Solicitors)
49/2019 DPP -v- Julian Flohr (Fahy Bambury Solicitors)

For Friday 29th November 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
The President
At 10 o'clock
Case Management List
Civil Appeal
2018 474 Shaw v MJE, Ire & AG

At 10.30 o'clock
Undue leniency application
277CJA/18 DPP -v- Martin Aylmer (Michael J Staines Solicitors)
Sentence appeal
68/19 DPP -v- Darragh Smith (Michael J Staines Solicitors)
Conviction appeal
284/16 DPP -v- James Lammon (KRW Law Solicitors)
Conviction and sentence
19/19 DPP -v- Ger Hehir (Michael J Staines Solicitors)

For Monday 2nd December 2019
In the Courthouse Anglesea Street Cork
At 10:30 o'clock
Undue Leniency Applications
312CJA/18 DPP -v- Michael Ferris (Frank Buttimer & Co. Solicitors)
Conviction Appeal
314/18 DPP -v- Sandra Walsh (Frank Buttimer & Co. Solicitors)
Sentence Appeal
107/19 DPP -v- Deirdre O'Sullivan (Daly Derham Donnelly Solicitors)

For Tuesday 3rd December 2019
In the Courthouse Anglesea Street Cork
At 10:30 o'clock
Undue leniency application
82CJA/18 DPP v John O'Halloran (Carey Murphy & Partners Solicitors)
Sentence appeals
87/19 DPP -v David O'Driscoll (Joseph S Cuddigan & Co Solicitors)
207/19 DPP -v- Roy Miller (Frank Buttimer & Co. Solicitors)
124/19 DPP -v- Jonathan Duggan (Daly Derham Donnelly Solicitors)
Conviction appeal
104/19 DPP -v- Graham Hornibrook (Frank Buttimer & Co. Solicitors)
Conviction and Sentence
104/17 DPP -v- Michael Casey (Midland Legal Solicitors

For Thursday 5th December 2019
In the Courthouse Anglesea Street Cork
At 10:30 o'clock
Sentence Appeal
298/18 DPP -v- John Donoghue (Charles J O'Connor & Co Solicitors)
162/19 DPP -v- Garrett Hill (MacGuill & Co. Solicitors)
Conviction Appeal
204/18 DPP -v- Darren Murphy (Diane Hallahan. Solicitors)

For Friday 6th December 2019
In the Courthouse Anglesea Street Cork
At 10:30 o'clock
Undue Leniency Applications
156CJA/19 DPP -v- Gerard Fitzgerald (Kiely McCarthy Solicitors)
143CJA/19 DPP -v- Darren O'Shea (Patrick Mann & Co Solicitors)
Sentence Appeal
272/18 DPP -v- Liam Casey (Kiely McCarthy Solicitors)

For Monday 16th December 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
The President
At 10 o'clock
List to Fix Dates
For list management purposes please notify the Registrar by way of email
to courtofappealcriminal@courts.ie if it is anticipated that any appeal
in the List will realistically exceed a day
Part Heard
14/17 DPP -v- Dónall Billings (Bríd Mimnagh & Associates Solicitors)
50/17 DPP -v- Paul Kearney (Connolly Finan Fleming Solicitors)
245/18 DPP -v- Marek Grabowski (O'Dwyer Solicitors)
31/17 DPP -v- Andrew Reilly (Kevin Tunney Solicitors)
210/18 DPP -v- Martin Sherlock (Barry Fitzgerald Solicitors)
Enlargement of Time Applications
13/19 DPP -v- Ray Dore (Herbert & Co Solicitors)
Undue Leniency Applications
55CJA/19 DPP -v- Shane Tobin (Frank Buttimer & Co Solicitors)
Conviction Appeal
40/12 DPP -v- Noel O'Connor (Sheehan & Partners Solicitors
96/16 DPP -v- Stephen Kane (Burns Nowlan Solicitors)
132/17 DPP -v- Dylan Hayes (Kiely McCarthy Solicitors)
Sentence Appeal
19/18 DPP -v- Rafael Dudek (E.C. Gearty & Co. Solicitors)
264/15 DPP -v- John Heaphy (Diane Hallahan Solicitor)
162/17 DPP -v- Mark Bourke (John Shanley Solicitor)
206/18 DPP -v- Ion Catan (O'Sullivan Kenny Solicitors)
40/19 DPP -v- Daniel Delaney (Connolly Finan Fleming Solicitors)
67/19 DPP -v- Brendan Sheehan (Kiely McCarthy Solicitors)
36/18 DPP -v- Valdemar Zaporozcenko (Leonard Leader Solicitor)
At 11 o'clock
[No appeals yet listed]

For Tuesday 17th December 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
The President
Mr Justice Edwards
Ms Justice Kennedy
At 10 o'clock
For Review
124CJA/18 DPP -v- John Matthews (Partners at Law Solicitors)

At 10.30 o'clock
(Judges to be assigned)
Conviction and Sentence
157/17 DPP -v- Paul Kearney (Connolly Finan Solicitors)
Conviction Appeal
94/17 DPP -v- Roy Webster (Jonathan Dunphy & Co Solicitors

For Thursday 19th December 2019
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
At 10.30 o'clock
Conviction & Sentence
286/18 DPP -v- Jonathan Hawthorn (Sheehan & Partners Solicitors)
51/16 DPP -v- Daniel Wyse (John Shanley Solicitors)
Sect 23 Application
318/18 DPP -v- CM (Paul Tiernan & Co Solicitors)

HILARY TERM 2020

For Monday 13th January 2020
At 10.30 o'clock
Conviction and sentence
293/18 DPP v Aidan Conroy (Siuna Bartels Solicitors)

For Tuesday 14th January 2020
At 10.30 o'clock
Civil appeal
2018 474 Shaw v MJE, Ire & AG

For Friday 21st February 2020
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
The President
At 10 o'clock
Case Management List
For Mention
225/18 DPP -v- Ciaran Maguire (Michael E Hanahoe Solicitors)
233/18 DPP -v- Kevin Braney (Shalom Binchey & Co Solicitors)

For Monday 23rd March 2020
At 10 o'clock
List to Fix Dates
(List to be published in due course)

EASTER TERM 2020

For Monday 27th April 2020
In Court 16, Criminal Courts of Justice
At 10.30 o'clock
The President
Mr Justice Edwards
Ms Justice Kennedy
At 10 o'clock
Undue Leniency (for further hearing)
54CJA/17 DPP-v-James Preston (Fahy Bambury Solicitors)