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Man receives 28-day jail sentence for coughing at a garda after being arrested

Craig Donegan (21) has been jailed for 28 days after he coughed in the face of a garda claiming he had coronavirus.

The incident occurred when Craig was arrested in Ballinagh, Co Cavan on Sunday morning for a public order incident.

He was brought to Cavan Garda Station where he coughed at a garda through his cell door.

Donegan was sentenced at Cavan District Court, during which he addressed the court to apologise for his actions.


OPW asks people not to drive to Phoenix Park and leave spaces for people who need it

The OPW has urged those travelling to the Phoenix Park this weekend, to only drive if necessary

Supreme Court rules that woman who joined Islamic State cannot return to UK

The Supreme Court has ruled that Shamima Begum will not be allowed to return to the UK

US launches airstrikes on Syria targeting facilities used by Iranian supported militia groups

The United States launched airstrikes in Syria yesterday, targeting facilities used by Iranian-backed militia groups. The Pentagon said the...
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