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#Accused

# accused - Monday 7 December, 2020

Two men to appear in court charged in connection with Cabra death in 2019
# Dublin
# Dublin

Two men to appear in court charged in connection with Cabra death in 2019

Dec 7th 2020, 8:01 AM 13,057 Views 0 Comments

A 55-year-old man was found dead in Cabra in November last year.

# accused - Friday 24 July, 2020

Lisa Smith faces additional charge of terrorist financing
# Courts
# Courts

Lisa Smith faces additional charge of terrorist financing

Updated Jul 24th 2020, 5:57 PM 33,692 Views 0 Comments

Smith has already been charged with membership of an unlawful organisation under 2005 terror legislation.

# accused - Monday 13 July, 2020

Organisers of this year's Hong Kong Tiananmen vigil appear in court
# Accused
# Accused

Organisers of this year's Hong Kong Tiananmen vigil appear in court

Jul 13th 2020, 9:38 AM 8,956 Views 0 Comments

A vigil was held on 4 June after police ruled it could not take place due to coronavirus restrictions.

# accused - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Rape accused denies he and co-accused 'swapped over' sexual activity with woman
# Rape Trial
# Rape Trial

Rape accused denies he and co-accused 'swapped over' sexual activity with woman

Oct 31st 2019, 5:25 PM 40,581 Views 0 Comments

The woman has told the trial that she was too drunk to consent to sex.

# accused - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Man on trial for alleged sexual assault on sleeping woman
# Courts
# Courts

Man on trial for alleged sexual assault on sleeping woman

Nov 29th 2018, 7:21 PM 23,475 Views 0 Comments

The man is also accused of head-butting a man who claims he witnessed the assault.

# accused - Friday 28 September, 2018

Trump tweets support for Kavanaugh after fiery hearing: 'He showed America exactly why I nominated him'
# Accused
# Accused

Trump tweets support for Kavanaugh after fiery hearing: 'He showed America exactly why I nominated him'

Sep 28th 2018, 7:37 AM 15,957 Views 109 Comments

Trump pushed for the Senate to go ahead with a vote on his nomination.

# accused - Monday 20 August, 2018

Leading #MeToo actress paid off man who claimed she sexually assaulted him
# Asia Argento
# Asia Argento

Leading #MeToo actress paid off man who claimed she sexually assaulted him

Aug 20th 2018, 10:50 AM 61,494 Views 0 Comments

Actress Asia Argento was accused of sexual assault by fellow actor Jimmy Bennett in 2013.

# accused - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Man cleared of murdering trespasser in home with garden shears
# Courts
# Courts

Man cleared of murdering trespasser in home with garden shears

Mar 14th 2018, 12:37 PM 27,252 Views 0 Comments

This is the first murder case defended under the Defence and Dwelling Act.

# accused - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

'What have you done?' Mother said to father accused of murdering their six-month-old child
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

'What have you done?' Mother said to father accused of murdering their six-month-old child

Mar 13th 2018, 9:44 PM 26,621 Views 0 Comments

Joshua Tighe died on 1 June 2013.

# accused - Monday 23 October, 2017

38 women accuse Hollywood writer and director James Toback of sexual harassment
# Accused
# Accused

38 women accuse Hollywood writer and director James Toback of sexual harassment

Oct 23rd 2017, 7:18 AM 35,405 Views 43 Comments

Toback has denied all the allegations.

# accused - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Woman accused of dressing as clown and killing wife of man she later married faces death penalty
# Virginia
# Virginia

Woman accused of dressing as clown and killing wife of man she later married faces death penalty

Oct 4th 2017, 10:52 PM 25,116 Views 0 Comments

Witnesses told investigators in 1990 that they were having an affair, though both denied it.

# accused - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Prisoner allegedly stabbed over argument about switching TV channels
# Courts
# Courts

Prisoner allegedly stabbed over argument about switching TV channels

Oct 20th 2016, 1:50 PM 10,031 Views 0 Comments

Brian Veale has pleaded not guilty to murdering Graham Johnson at Cork Prison.

# accused - Friday 1 July, 2016

Man falsely accused of stealing mop loses €75k defamation claim
# Dunnes Stores
# Dunnes Stores

Man falsely accused of stealing mop loses €75k defamation claim

Jul 1st 2016, 7:30 PM 32,010 Views 37 Comments

He had been upset and concerned that other customers were looking at him.

# accused - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Garda harassed female sergeant by sending her card, emails and Facebook request
# Court
# Court

Garda harassed female sergeant by sending her card, emails and Facebook request

Jun 16th 2016, 6:15 AM 20,953 Views 0 Comments

He had been given numerous warnings from his superiors not to contact her.

# accused - Monday 11 April, 2016

Trial of Jobstown protest teenager delayed because of Leaving Cert
# Juvenile Court
# Juvenile Court

Trial of Jobstown protest teenager delayed because of Leaving Cert

Apr 11th 2016, 2:56 PM 10,984 Views 0 Comments

The teenager is accused of falsely imprisoning former Tánaiste Joan Burton

# accused - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Man acquitted of raping woman in the back office of Limerick pub
# Courts
# Courts

Man acquitted of raping woman in the back office of Limerick pub

Mar 16th 2016, 6:10 AM 25,705 Views 0 Comments

The jury returned the verdict following 36 minutes of deliberation on day-five of the trial.

# accused - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

'We ran everywhere in the hospital. The baby was nowhere to be found'
# Kidnap Court Case
# Kidnap Court Case

'We ran everywhere in the hospital. The baby was nowhere to be found'

Feb 23rd 2016, 1:06 PM 24,637 Views 0 Comments

The mother of a baby who went missing, but was found as an adult, has been giving evidence in court.

# accused - Sunday 17 January, 2016

Irish nanny who was charged with killing a baby plans legal action against her accusers
# Aisling Brady McCarthy
# Aisling Brady McCarthy

Irish nanny who was charged with killing a baby plans legal action against her accusers

Jan 17th 2016, 7:21 PM 33,935 Views 37 Comments

All charges against Aisling Brady McCarthy were dropped in Boston in September 2015.

# accused - Thursday 10 December, 2015

Man accused of killing 3 in Planned Parenthood shooting says he's a 'warrior for the babies'
# Colorado Shooting
# Colorado Shooting

Man accused of killing 3 in Planned Parenthood shooting says he's a 'warrior for the babies'

Dec 10th 2015, 9:14 AM 10,595 Views 46 Comments

Robert Louis Dear is accused of killing three people and wounding nine others.

# accused - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Woman loses case after suing Lidl for €75k over groceries placed in a baby buggy
# You See Me Strolling
# You See Me Strolling

Woman loses case after suing Lidl for €75k over groceries placed in a baby buggy

Nov 19th 2015, 11:07 PM 86,045 Views 91 Comments

The woman sued Lidl for defamation after staff asked her if she paid for some motor oil in the buggy.

# accused - Saturday 4 July, 2015

This town has banned alcohol after a string of sexual assaults
# La Asunta
# La Asunta

This town has banned alcohol after a string of sexual assaults

Jul 4th 2015, 7:15 AM 27,842 Views 24 Comments

It has also put a curfew in place.

# accused - Saturday 27 June, 2015

British fugitive accused of rape arrested in Cork
# Clonakilty
# Clonakilty

British fugitive accused of rape arrested in Cork

Jun 27th 2015, 7:45 PM 35,836 Views 0 Comments

The man had been living in Clonakilty for a number of years and working in retail.

# accused - Monday 15 June, 2015

Australia asks child abuse victims of celebrity entertainers to come forward
# Historical
# Historical

Australia asks child abuse victims of celebrity entertainers to come forward

Jun 15th 2015, 7:16 AM 6,537 Views 3 Comments

The action follows Operation Yewtree in the United Kingdom.

# accused - Saturday 2 May, 2015

New Cosby allegations: 'After he won my trust and adoration he drugged me and raped me'
# The Cosby Show
# The Cosby Show

New Cosby allegations: 'After he won my trust and adoration he drugged me and raped me'

May 2nd 2015, 7:00 PM 22,510 Views 15 Comments

One of the women was an actress on The Cosby Show.

# accused - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Prince Andrew speaks out publicly about sex abuse allegations in Davos
# Accused
# Accused

Prince Andrew speaks out publicly about sex abuse allegations in Davos

Jan 22nd 2015, 6:52 PM 15,172 Views 0 Comments

The prince reiterated denials that have been made on his behalf by Buckingham Palace, telling business leaders his focus is on his work.

# accused - Monday 3 November, 2014

British banker accused of two gruesome murders appears in Hong Kong court
# Rurik Jutting
# Rurik Jutting

British banker accused of two gruesome murders appears in Hong Kong court

Nov 3rd 2014, 9:20 AM 8,515 Views 12 Comments

The bodies of two women were found in the man’s apartment.

# accused - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Mairía Cahill blog allegations 'shameful and cruel'
# Abuse Claims
# Abuse Claims

Mairía Cahill blog allegations 'shameful and cruel'

Oct 23rd 2014, 6:00 PM 20,633 Views 0 Comments

Cahill called on Sinn Féin to condemn the post.

# accused - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Man accused of killing Wexford man in Australia 'can't remember what happened'
# Trial
# Trial

Man accused of killing Wexford man in Australia 'can't remember what happened'

Oct 7th 2014, 8:15 AM 10,411 Views 0 Comments

Kenny Meyler was stabbed in Perth in February 2013.

# accused - Monday 6 October, 2014

Australian trial to begin for Irishman charged with murder of Wexford man
# Perth
# Perth

Australian trial to begin for Irishman charged with murder of Wexford man

Oct 6th 2014, 2:33 PM 12,872 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred in Perth in February 2013.

# accused - Sunday 7 September, 2014

Seven men arrested in Egypt over 'gay marriage' video
# Accused
# Accused

Seven men arrested in Egypt over 'gay marriage' video

Sep 7th 2014, 12:02 PM 16,819 Views 106 Comments

The video went viral last month and appears to show a group of men celebrating a same-sex marriage.

# accused - Monday 16 June, 2014

India: Woman alleges she is gang-raped by men who lured her into house
# Uttar Pradesh
# Uttar Pradesh

India: Woman alleges she is gang-raped by men who lured her into house

Jun 16th 2014, 10:10 AM 11,660 Views 6 Comments

This is not the first time that such an incident has occurred in the Uttar Pradesh state.

# accused - Monday 14 April, 2014

US woman accused of killing six of her own newborn babies appears in court
# Megan Huntsman
# Megan Huntsman

US woman accused of killing six of her own newborn babies appears in court

Apr 14th 2014, 10:08 PM 18,645 Views 0 Comments

Police say their investigation revealed Megan Huntsman gave birth to the infants over a ten year period.

# accused - Saturday 16 November, 2013

Skerries accused appears in court
# Court
# Court

Skerries accused appears in court

Nov 16th 2013, 6:13 PM 10,192 Views 0 Comments

The man appeared before a special sitting of the Criminal Courts of Justice today.

# accused - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

# accused - Thursday 24 January, 2013

Post-mortem takes place on child Irish nanny is accused of assaulting
# Irish Nanny
# Irish Nanny

Post-mortem takes place on child Irish nanny is accused of assaulting

Jan 24th 2013, 7:59 AM 12,644 Views 0 Comments

The nanny, Aisling McCarthy Brady, appeared in court yesterday and denies the charge against her.

# accused - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

Indian panel recommends tougher sex crime sentences
# India
# India

Indian panel recommends tougher sex crime sentences

Jan 23rd 2013, 2:25 PM 3,846 Views 6 Comments

India’s sex crime laws were being reviewed following the fatal gang-rape of a student in New Delhi.

# accused - Monday 21 January, 2013

Father urges hangings as India gang-rape trial begins
# India
# India

Father urges hangings as India gang-rape trial begins

Jan 21st 2013, 7:56 AM 5,349 Views 23 Comments

The father of the student who died after being gang-raped in New Delhi has called for “swift justice” in the case.

# accused - Friday 18 January, 2013

Jill Meagher murder accused appears before court
# Jill Meagher
# Jill Meagher

Jill Meagher murder accused appears before court

Jan 18th 2013, 7:24 AM 5,394 Views 0 Comments

Adrian Ernest Bayley will appear for a two-day committal hearing in an Australian court in March.

# accused - Friday 5 October, 2012

BBC chief urges staff to 'come forward' about Jimmy Savile allegations
# Jimmy Savile
# Jimmy Savile

BBC chief urges staff to 'come forward' about Jimmy Savile allegations

Oct 5th 2012, 9:24 PM 12,082 Views 89 Comments

Statements were issued by both the BBC and Metropolitan Police today.

# accused - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Gu Kailai stands trial for murder of British businessman
# China
# China

Gu Kailai stands trial for murder of British businessman

Aug 9th 2012, 9:15 AM 1,488 Views 1 Comment

Kailai, who is the wife of former Chinese politician Bo Xilai, is accused of the murder of Neil Heywood last November.

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