Judge refuses jurisdiction

Christopher Whelan, 128 St Brigid’s Place, Portlaoise, has been charged with attempting to commit an indictable offence, at Hanlon’s Shop, O’Moore Street, Mountmellick, on December 21 last.

Christopher Whelan, 128 St Brigid’s Place, Portlaoise, has been charged with attempting to commit an indictable offence, at Hanlon’s Shop, O’Moore Street, Mountmellick, on December 21 last.

Judge Staines refused jurisdiction, and the matter has gone back to October 16 for a book of evidence.