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#Sentencing

# sentencing - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

Tom Humphries is set to be sentenced for the defilement of a child this morning

The former high-profile sports journalist pleaded guilty to four counts of grooming and two counts of defilement of a child.

# sentencing - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Romanian man who blackmailed Tyrone teenager who took his own life sentenced to 4 years

Iulian Enache (31) pleaded guilty to blackmailing Ronan Hughes in a Romanian court last week.

# sentencing - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

Actor who played Zumo Bishop on Fair City to be sentenced for assaulting his partner

He pleaded guilty to attacking his partner.

# sentencing - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Court upholds 13-year jail term for man who raped woman four times

The man invited the woman to his house on the pretext of helping him with some painting.

# sentencing - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

'A very dangerous man has been put away' - family of murdered Anna Finnegan speak of their relief at verdict

Kosovan national Vesel Jahiri was convicted of Anna’s murder at the Central Criminal Court this afternoon.

# sentencing - Monday 3 April, 2017

Man sentenced to life in prison over murder of 17-year-old Daniel McAnaspie

Another man who pleaded guilty to manslaughter has had his sentencing adjourned.

# sentencing - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Convicted rapist who assaulted woman on Dart remains on bail

The man is set to be sentenced for sexually assaulting the woman.

# sentencing - Monday 20 February, 2017

'Only that for the life of my baby' - Family's anger over killer's 3-and-a-half-year sentence

“He will never come back from the ground and she will be out in three years.”

# sentencing - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Salesman faces jail over professional shoplifting scheme

He said he began the shoplifting enterprise because had built up heavy debt.

# sentencing - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

White supremacist who shot dead nine people won't give evidence to try avoid death penalty

“I think it’s a bad idea,” said the judge presiding over the case.

# sentencing - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Man who stole €10k from life savings of elderly friend sent back to jail

John McDonald had asked in 2012 to be given a chance to repay the victim but later fled the country.

# sentencing - Monday 19 December, 2016

'I will never forgive my mam': Rape victim says family has been torn apart

“He just acted like a normal loving father, when he was far from that,” the 24-year-old told the court.

# sentencing - Friday 16 December, 2016

GP Bernadette Scully found not guilty of the manslaughter of her daughter

The jury returned the unanimous verdict after deliberating for four hours.

# sentencing - Friday 28 October, 2016

Woman pleaded with burglars to help resuscitate her brother, court hears

The 62-year old bachelor collapsed and died of a heart attack as he watched the two defendants ransacking his cottage in Doon, Co Limerick.

# sentencing - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Lounge boy lost two front teeth after being glassed in a nightclub

Silviu Voivod (31) of Little Pace, Clonee, Co Meath, pled guilty to the attack.

# sentencing - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Man sentenced to five years in jail for harassing a garda on the internet

The judge said he was imposing the sentence “to send out a message to any other that thinks of spreading information that is grossly defamatory”.

# sentencing - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

Carer stole €41,000 from elderly neighbour to spend it on home improvements, clothes and holidays

Laura Pennick pleaded guilty in court yesterday.

# sentencing - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Judge dismisses claims that Oscar Pistorius overheard rape and saw hanging while in prison

The judge said that the claims “were not supported by anything concrete”

Oscar Pistorius sentenced to 6 years in prison for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

The athlete’s defence team says it will not appeal the jail term handed down today.

# sentencing - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Driver who killed cyclist after breaking red light was already banned from driving

Eugene Maher died from head injuries hours after being struck by a car driven by Christopher Coleman.

# sentencing - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

"Oscar Pistorius must pay for his crime" - Reeva Steenkamp's father makes emotional plea

The Paralympic athlete killed Reeva Steenkamp in the early hours of Valentine’s Day in 2013.

# sentencing - Monday 13 June, 2016

No decision on Pistorius sentence as paralympian described as a 'broken man'

The hearing to decide what sentence the 29-year-old should serve for the murder of Reeva Steenkamp is set to last a week.

# sentencing - Saturday 11 June, 2016

'Hanging is too mild for such a savage': The story of the youngest man executed by the Irish State

William O’Neill was executed four days after Christmas, on the 29 December 1927. He was 19 years old.

# sentencing - Monday 30 May, 2016

Dave Mahon to be sentenced for manslaughter of his stepson

Dean Fitzpatrick died from stab wounds in 2013.

# sentencing - Monday 18 April, 2016

Man jailed for raping woman who was at his home to help with painting

The man later threatened to kill the woman and her mother if she told anyone about the attack.

# sentencing - Saturday 19 March, 2016

Director who stole €116,000 from Hep C support group says she has 'nothing to show for it'

Bernadette Warnock has been given the chance to raise compensation – but she still may face jail.

# sentencing - Friday 26 February, 2016

Thomas 'Slab' Murphy to appeal 18-month prison sentence

The high-profile republican was convicted of various tax offences at the Special Criminal Court last December.

# sentencing - Saturday 20 February, 2016

US prisoner freed after 43 years in solitary confinement

Human rights organisations had condemned the sentencing of Albert Woodfox.

# sentencing - Friday 15 January, 2016

Thieves target pharmacies for all their cosmetic and fake tan needs

A survey showed that three out of four pharmacies have experienced some form of crime.

# sentencing - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Kerry man convicted of intimidating sex worker to be held in prison over Christmas

The 40-year-old sent the woman threatening text messages and said he would contact her family.

# sentencing - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Oscar Pistorius granted bail and will appeal murder conviction

His case has been postponed until April 2016.

# sentencing - Monday 7 December, 2015

Man behind worst car crash in history of State to spend four years in jail

Shaun Kelly has been sentenced to eight years in prison with the final four suspended.

Doctor and his wife who kept man as a slave jailed for 12 years

They called the man a “parasite” and made him be their “house boy”.

# sentencing - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Limerick man sentenced to 12 and a half years for brutal, repeated rape of woman in her home

Alan Hanley received concurrent sentences for three counts of rape, a more serious attack than which would be ‘hard to envisage’ according to judge Deirdre Murphy.

# sentencing - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

78-year-old man pleads guilty to raping niece and grandniece

The man claimed his grandniece asked him to pay her for sex.

# sentencing - Monday 5 October, 2015

Man faces maximum of 10 years in prison after sexually assaulting woman at party

Andrew Durran is due to be sentenced next month.

# sentencing - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Karen Buckley's killer sentenced to minimum of 23 years in prison for her murder

Her parents said: “Today’s life sentence will not bring our beautiful Karen back.”

# sentencing - Saturday 5 September, 2015

Karen Buckley killer's sentencing to be broadcast live on TV

Sky News will show the hearing.

# sentencing - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Man to face jail after being caught with "Aladdin's cave" of drugs, ammo and Garda uniforms

A customs officer carrying out a random spot check at a storage facility in Dublin almost two years ago smelled cannabis.

# sentencing - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

In Ireland, a man can actually confess to rape and still serve no time in prison

Yesterday Magnus Meyer Hustveit walked free from court after admitting that he had repeatedly raped his former girlfriend when she was unconscious.

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