Wilson Nesbitt News & Updates

Relate charity concern at report on distressed relationships

Relate charity concern at report on distressed relationships

By Lenore Rice The charity that provides counseling services for couples in the UK, Relate, have described the findings of a report suggesting 18 per cent of couples in the UK... Read more

NI girl's medical negligence claim settled at £5.3million

By Gillian Crotty A settlement has been reached in respect of a medical negligence claim brought by the parents of a profoundly disabled girl against the Northern Health and Social Care... Read more

Drunk driver sentence referred to Appeal Court for being too lenient

The three and a half year prison sentence given to a Northern Ireland man who knocked down and killed an 18-year-old in Belfast while drink driving is to be referred... Read more

Court reduces payout to farmer's daughter whose parents changed Will

By Lenore Rice The Court of Appeal has reduced the £1.3million payout awarded to a woman who worked on her parents farm on the basis of a promise that she would... Read more

Epileptic man told never to drive to go to jail for causing crash

By Gillian Crotty A Northern Ireland man who was told never to drive again because he was epileptic will receive a jail sentence for causing a crash in which a woman... Read more

Northern Ireland property prices fell in first quarter of 2016

By Lauren Burns Property prices in Northern Ireland fell by 1 per cent in the first quarter of 2016 according to figures released by the Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency... Read more

Parent wins school term holiday case at High Court

By Gillian Crotty A parent who took his 6-year old daughter on holiday during the school term and refused to pay a fine has won his legal battle at the High... Read more

Divorce rate among over-50s up 75 per cent in 20 years

By Lenore Rice The number of couples over 50 getting a divorce has increased by 75 per cent in 20 years according to new figures from the Office of National Statistics... Read more

Ashers case is about the cake not the customer says Attorney General

The Northern Ireland Attorney General, John Larkin, has spoken at the Court of Appeal asking for the decision in the Ashers bakery case to be overturned. Ashers Baking Company were found... Read more

Northern Ireland drunk driver receives jail sentence for fatal crash

A man from Northern Ireland who was almost two and a half times the legal drink-drive limit when he was involved in a fatal crash has been jailed for 2... Read more