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A man who raped a woman he met on Tinder has been jailed for seven-and-a-half years
In sentencing Justice McDermott sentenced Loughran to nine years imprisonment but suspended the final 18 months.
Teen (15) convicted of defiling his girlfriend (14) ordered to undergo supervision by Probation Service
He was 15 when he began his relationship with the 14-year-old girl.
Dublin man sexually abused daughter over seven year period, court hears
The victim did not realise her father was behind everything until the age of 21.
Man who raped sleeping woman during house party jailed for five years
Brian Byrne went on trial in Dublin in November last year.
Robber identified from DNA left on a juice box jailed for three years
He has previous convictions for attempted robbery, burglary and possession of stolen property.
Former scout leader jailed for six-and-a-half years for sexual abuse of four boys
The now 67-year-old admitted molesting a number of young boys during an interview over 20 years ago.
Woman (67) jailed for 16 months for falsely claiming €150,000 in social welfare payments
She falsely claimed the carer’s allowance and then falsely claimed job seeker’s allowance.
Man who raped his neighbour handed seven and a half year sentence by judge
The court heard that the man was asked to leave his neighbour’s house but instead followed her to her bedroom.
Victim of retired surgeon tells court he was given 'a life sentence of pain'
Patrick Cusack told the court he had not had a proper night’s sleep in 45 years.
Trial of man who allegedly intimidated woman into marrying a stranger collapses
Gabriele Bielyjyte, who had been in a relationship with Yasir Ali, said that he talked about her getting married to a stranger.
Retired surgeon groped the "privates" of teenager he had operated on weeks earlier, trial told
Shine performed surgery on the teenager’s appendix at Lourdes hospital in 1971 when he was aged 13.
Suspended sentence for man who smashed up contents of girlfriend's home
The 23-year-old was found guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court of burglary and criminal damage today.
Man who fired 37 shotgun rounds at gardaí jailed for 10 years
Patrick Kinch said he wanted to die in “a blaze of glory”.