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Irish - Yesterday’s News

The Graham Dwyer trial shows why some cases should be held in seclusion

The life and death of Elaine O’Hara and the details of Graham Dwyer’s predilections flowed out of this trial, but details could have withheld until a verdict.

From Business ETC Here’s everything you need to know about business this week The Briefcase

Here’s everything you need to know about business this week

Everyone was talking about falling house prices, a big payday and how to make it rich.

Graham Dwyer was looking forward to a steak dinner upon his release

The moment a man so certain of freedom on Thursday has had the door slammed on his previous middle-class life.

From Business ETC An estate agent has been appointed to sell Priory Hall 2.0 (don’t all queue at once) Bust To Boom

An estate agent has been appointed to sell Priory Hall 2.0 (don’t all queue at once)

Buy-to-let owners at the complex are “very hopeful for a name change”.

Jury offered professional support after distressing and disturbing Graham Dwyer trial

The seven men and five women heard 45 days of disturbing and gruesome evidence.

Irish - Friday 27 March, 2015

Graham Dwyer: Secrets shrouded in the busy life of a father, husband and architect

We got glimpses into the man’s character and interests – both known and hidden.

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

The Graham Dwyer trial, rent supplements and Daffodil Day… all in your evening new’s catchup.

New €80 million ‘Opera Centre’ will create 3,000 jobs in Limerick

The development is set to begin construction in 2017.

The grimmest of timelines: From texts and threats to the trapping of a brutal killer

The trial of Graham Dwyer took place over two months – but his web of horror began back in 2008.

Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned in Italian high court

She and her ex-boyfriend Raffaelle Sollecito both had their convictions overturned.

From The42 Leinster come from 20 down to share eight tries in thrilling draw with Glasgow Matched

Leinster come from 20 down to share eight tries in thrilling draw with Glasgow

Last year’s finalists both take three points from a brilliant match.

Third time lucky: Garda who found Elaine O’Hara’s keys shows persistence pays off Police Work This post contains videos

Third time lucky: Garda who found Elaine O’Hara’s keys shows persistence pays off

Garda James O’Donoghue says any officer would have acted the same way.

The way electricity is delivered to your home is set to change

A rehash of Ireland’s transmission system will cost between €2.7 billion and €3.9 billion.

Disappointment at “unusual” news that rent supplement limits won’t be increased

The Department of Social Protection said that increasing them could lead to rental inflation.

Before finding Dwyer guilty, the jury asked judge to list ‘ingredients for murder’

It was the last question the jury asked of the judge before giving its verdict.

‘It was 1am and we’d been discussing development plans’: Meet the Green who doesn’t care about populism

Green Party deputy leader Catherine Martin on being a ‘New Green’, women in politics and keeping it in the family.

From The42 We’ll Leave It There So: Paulie’s the best, Ward and McClean back in training and all today’s sport Friday Round-up

We’ll Leave It There So: Paulie’s the best, Ward and McClean back in training and all today’s sport

Also, Ulster flanker Chris Henry is set to return from his long injury lay-off.

I regularly vote in US elections from abroad. Why can’t Irish emigrants do the same?

No matter where in the world I am, I will always be an American. As such, I am grateful that my right to vote there is legally enshrined.

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The five key locations of a deadly affair

From an anonymous suburban apartment block to a lonely, windswept reservoir – each played an important role in catching Elaine’s killer.

Man in his forties stabbed at retail park in south Dublin

The incident happened at around 4.25pm this afternoon.

Ireland lost the run of itself over free McDonald’s breakfast

McDonald’s branches all over Ireland gave out out FREE Egg McMuffins this morning. Chaos ensued.

He lost his parents to cancer – so he turned himself into the ‘Daff Man’

James Gilleran lost both his parents and an aunt to the disease.

Argentinian commenters are pretty happy with Clarkson’s dismissal

The presenter was involved in a controversial incident in the country last year.

The government has ‘got to listen’ to Donald Trump’s call to block Aer Lingus sale The Donald Says No This post contains videos

The government has ‘got to listen’ to Donald Trump’s call to block Aer Lingus sale

The US billionaire’s intervention has been described as “a bit bizarre” today.

Graham Dwyer and his estranged wife have released separate statements

Graham Dwyer doesn’t mention Elaine O’Hara in his statement, but Gemma Dwyer does.

Elaine O’Hara’s family: ‘Justice has been served but we still suffer greatly’

They also hope the case will highlight the need to be careful while socialising online.

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

‘Fantasies from a particularly sick mind’: The judge’s opinion of Graham Dwyer

“Obnoxious”. “Lies”. “Disturbing”. “Grotesque”. Mr Justice Tony Hunt pulled no punches on his view on Dwyer’s behaviour.

The Dwyer jury had to have ‘reasonable doubt’: what was that?

The judge in Graham Dwyer’s trial had plenty to say on the subject.

How long will Graham Dwyer be in prison for?

In murder trials in Ireland, there is an automatic life sentence applied on a guilty finding.

Graham Dwyer found GUILTY of the murder of Elaine O’Hara

The trial took more than two months but the jury has reached a verdict.

From The42 Paul O’Connell has been named Player of the Six Nations for 2015 Paulie

Paul O’Connell has been named Player of the Six Nations for 2015

There won’t be too many arguments with this.

From Business ETC The best way to boost Europe’s economy? ‘Give everyone €175 each month’ QE

The Grafton Barber is now an ‘Islamic State’ target, apparently

Their website has been hacked by ‘supporters’.