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Tuesday 24 May, 2022

Senior Kinahan Group member Thomas 'Bomber' Kavanagh served papers in bid to seize Dublin property
# Courts
# Courts

Senior Kinahan Group member Thomas 'Bomber' Kavanagh served papers in bid to seize Dublin property

Tue 1:29 PM 15,279 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that the Criminal Assets Bureau is still trying to serve papers on Daniel Kinahan, who remains in Dubai.

Monday 23 May, 2022

McVerry Trust offers addiction counselling to man who stabbed mother's partner
# Courts
# Courts

McVerry Trust offers addiction counselling to man who stabbed mother's partner

Mon 1:49 PM 10,222 Views 0 Comments

The judge said today that he would take time to consider a 17-page psychiatric report handed into the court regarding Jonathan Reid.

Monday 9 May, 2022

Criminal (27) who attacked rival gang member with machete given three-year sentence
# Courts
# Courts

Criminal (27) who attacked rival gang member with machete given three-year sentence

May 9th 2022, 2:06 PM 14,181 Views 0 Comments

Martin Cunningham pleaded guilty last November to producing a machete during an assault on Kenneth Fitzsimons near a Garda station.

Thursday 7 April, 2022

Lisa Smith's lawyers make fresh bid to have charges against her dismissed
# Courts
# Courts

Lisa Smith's lawyers make fresh bid to have charges against her dismissed

Apr 7th 2022, 4:34 PM 7,772 Views 0 Comments

If the Special Criminal Court does not accept the arguments made by her lawyers, they will reveal their verdicts on 30 May.

Wednesday 6 April, 2022

Jury fails to reach verdict in trial of boy (16) accused of murdering Urantsetseg Tserendorj
# Dublin
# Dublin

Jury fails to reach verdict in trial of boy (16) accused of murdering Urantsetseg Tserendorj

Updated Apr 6th 2022, 4:54 PM 42,741 Views 0 Comments

Urantsetseg Tserendorj died from a stab wound in the neck.

Friday 1 April, 2022

Urantsetseg Tserendorj trial: Grandmother of murder accused told gardaí he had 'done something terrible'
# Court
# Court

Urantsetseg Tserendorj trial: Grandmother of murder accused told gardaí he had 'done something terrible'

Apr 1st 2022, 5:08 PM 21,766 Views 0 Comments

Urantsetseg Tserendorj was stabbed while walking home in the IFSC in January 2021.

Thursday 31 March, 2022

Murder trial hears details of Urantsetseg Tserendorj's injuries after fatal stabbing
# Court
# Court

Murder trial hears details of Urantsetseg Tserendorj's injuries after fatal stabbing

Updated Mar 31st 2022, 4:16 PM 14,015 Views 0 Comments

Urantsetseg Tserendorj was stabbed while walking home in the IFSC in January 2021.

Thursday 24 March, 2022

Court will consider verdicts in Lisa Smith trial
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Court will consider verdicts in Lisa Smith trial

Mar 24th 2022, 3:36 PM 11,675 Views 0 Comments

The former Irish soldier has pleaded not guilty to membership of an unlawful terrorist group, namely Islamic State.

Monday 21 March, 2022

Lisa Smith warned her family to become Muslim 'before it's too late', court told
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Lisa Smith warned her family to become Muslim 'before it's too late', court told

Mar 21st 2022, 4:58 PM 21,439 Views 0 Comments

Lisa Smith sent a Facebook message saying she would see her family in heaven if they converted, the Special Criminal Court heard today.

Wednesday 2 March, 2022

Facebook in 'wholesale breach of privacy rights', Lisa Smith lawyers tell court
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Facebook in 'wholesale breach of privacy rights', Lisa Smith lawyers tell court

Mar 2nd 2022, 4:51 PM 9,533 Views 0 Comments

The legal team are objecting to the admissibility of messages sent using Facebook between Smith and known Islamist terrorists in Australia and Syria.

Monday 31 January, 2022

Alan Ward sentenced to life imprisonment for murder of Catherine Doyle
# Court
# Court

Alan Ward sentenced to life imprisonment for murder of Catherine Doyle

Jan 31st 2022, 2:09 PM 19,241 Views 0 Comments

Alan Ward stabbed his wife Catherine Doyle to death at their Dublin home in 2019.

Friday 28 January, 2022

Lisa Smith 'threw her life away to go and join a violent, extremist ideology', court hears
# Courts
# Courts

Lisa Smith 'threw her life away to go and join a violent, extremist ideology', court hears

Updated Jan 28th 2022, 5:57 PM 24,491 Views 0 Comments

The Lisa Smith trial continues today.

Tuesday 25 January, 2022

Former Air Corps member Lisa Smith 'wanted to die a martyr', Special Criminal Court hears
# Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith

Former Air Corps member Lisa Smith 'wanted to die a martyr', Special Criminal Court hears

Updated Jan 25th 2022, 5:17 PM 19,674 Views 0 Comments

The trial is expected to last 12 weeks.

Monday 24 January, 2022

Lisa Smith: Judges reject call to dismiss charges - trial starts tomorrow
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Lisa Smith: Judges reject call to dismiss charges - trial starts tomorrow

Jan 24th 2022, 11:40 AM 19,537 Views 0 Comments

Smith is charged with alleged offences associated with membership of Islamic State.

Tuesday 18 January, 2022

Who is YZ? How Alan Harte, ringleader in the Kevin Lunney trial, had 180 previous convictions
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

Who is YZ? How Alan Harte, ringleader in the Kevin Lunney trial, had 180 previous convictions

Jan 18th 2022, 7:55 PM 51,130 Views 0 Comments

Harte, previously referred to in the media only as YZ, inflicted most of Kevin Lunney’s serious injuries.

Monday 17 January, 2022

Jim Mansfield Jnr found guilty of perverting the course of justice
# JIM MANSFIELD Jnr
# JIM MANSFIELD Jnr

Jim Mansfield Jnr found guilty of perverting the course of justice

Jan 17th 2022, 1:54 PM 25,468 Views 0 Comments

Mansfield Jnr was acquitted of a separate charge of conspiracy to falsely imprison his former employee Martin Byrne.

Monday 20 December, 2021

Three men found guilty of Kevin Lunney abduction and torture sentenced to between 18 and 30 years
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

Three men found guilty of Kevin Lunney abduction and torture sentenced to between 18 and 30 years

Updated Dec 20th 2021, 1:36 PM 55,985 Views 0 Comments

Wednesday 15 December, 2021

Man jailed for ten years for his role in Player's Lounge attack in 2010
# Courts
# Courts

Man jailed for ten years for his role in Player's Lounge attack in 2010

Dec 15th 2021, 6:16 PM 21,178 Views 0 Comments

Alan Wilson (42) pleaded guilty last month to conspiracy to murder persons unknown on 26 July 2010.

Monday 22 November, 2021

Kevin Lunney: 'My family's anguish is a greater torment to me than the physical pain of the attack'
# Sentencing
# Sentencing

Kevin Lunney: 'My family's anguish is a greater torment to me than the physical pain of the attack'

Updated Nov 22nd 2021, 5:20 PM 29,142 Views 0 Comments

Three men were found guilty of kidnapping and assaulting him earlier this month. Sentencing is due on 20 December.

Tuesday 16 November, 2021

'Mr Moonlight' murder: Quirke loses appeal against conviction
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

'Mr Moonlight' murder: Quirke loses appeal against conviction

Nov 16th 2021, 11:17 AM 16,275 Views 0 Comments

The three judge Court of Appeal returned their ruling this morning.

Tuesday 9 November, 2021

Sentencing for three convicted of Kevin Lunney abduction to take place on 22 November
# Courts
# Courts

Sentencing for three convicted of Kevin Lunney abduction to take place on 22 November

Nov 9th 2021, 8:41 AM 9,055 Views 0 Comments

A fourth man, Luke O’Reilly, was found not guilty of falsely imprisoning and assaulting Lunney.

Friday 22 October, 2021

Renato Gehlen sentenced to life imprisonment for murder of wife Anne Colomines
# Court
# Court

Renato Gehlen sentenced to life imprisonment for murder of wife Anne Colomines

Oct 22nd 2021, 12:37 PM 15,279 Views 0 Comments

Statements were read out from members of the deceased’s family in court.

Wednesday 20 October, 2021

Teen to go on trial for murder of woman at Dublin's IFSC
# Dublin
# Dublin

Teen to go on trial for murder of woman at Dublin's IFSC

Oct 20th 2021, 1:14 PM 21,242 Views 0 Comments

Urantsetseg Tserendorj died at the Mater Hospital two weeks after she was stabbed at the CHQ.

Monday 11 October, 2021

Woman found not guilty in Foxrock murder trial committed to Central Mental Hospital
# Grace Miano
# Grace Miano

Woman found not guilty in Foxrock murder trial committed to Central Mental Hospital

Oct 11th 2021, 3:19 PM 23,526 Views 0 Comments

Grace Miano was found not guilty of murder by reason of insanity by a unanimous jury verdict last month.

Friday 8 October, 2021

Court told State's chief witness against Jim Mansfield Jnr lied about IRA relationship
# JIM MANSFIELD Jnr
# JIM MANSFIELD Jnr

Court told State's chief witness against Jim Mansfield Jnr lied about IRA relationship

Oct 8th 2021, 5:57 PM 15,829 Views 0 Comments

Mansfield Jnr pleaded not guilty to conspiring with one or more persons to falsely imprison Martin Byrne.

Thursday 16 September, 2021

Murder accused told wife's new boyfriend not to go near her again
# Trial
# Trial

Murder accused told wife's new boyfriend not to go near her again

Sep 16th 2021, 6:24 PM 27,664 Views 0 Comments

The trial continues in front of Justice Michael MacGrath and a jury of five women and seven men.

Tuesday 14 September, 2021

Murder accused told gardaí that wife stabbed herself
# Trial
# Trial

Murder accused told gardaí that wife stabbed herself

Sep 14th 2021, 6:22 PM 22,348 Views 0 Comments

The trial of Renato Gehlen (39) opened today.

Friday 30 July, 2021

Senior Kinahan lieutenant 'Mr Nobody' jailed for seven years for laundering cash
# Courts
# Courts

Senior Kinahan lieutenant 'Mr Nobody' jailed for seven years for laundering cash

Jul 30th 2021, 11:21 PM 21,625 Views 0 Comments

His wife and former “mistress” also received suspended sentences.

Wednesday 28 July, 2021

Garda National Surveillance Unit planted device in alleged Kevin Lunney abduction van
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Garda National Surveillance Unit planted device in alleged Kevin Lunney abduction van

Jul 28th 2021, 10:27 PM 39,465 Views 0 Comments

The van was left unlocked on a Dublin street.

Friday 16 July, 2021

DPP accepts manslaughter plea after third murder trial ends in hung jury
# Courts
# Courts

DPP accepts manslaughter plea after third murder trial ends in hung jury

Jul 16th 2021, 4:15 PM 19,016 Views 0 Comments

Zoltan Almasi is charged with killing 20-year-old Joseph Dunne in 2014.

Trial of men accused of abducting Kevin Lunney expected to come to a close next week
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

Trial of men accused of abducting Kevin Lunney expected to come to a close next week

Jul 16th 2021, 3:01 PM 7,610 Views 0 Comments

Four men are being tried for false imprisonment and intentionally causing serious harm.

Friday 2 July, 2021

Aaron Brady campaign could be in contempt of court, DPP says
# Adrian Donohoe
# Adrian Donohoe

Aaron Brady campaign could be in contempt of court, DPP says

Jul 2nd 2021, 1:36 PM 23,657 Views 0 Comments

Brady (30) was found guilty of the murder of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe last year.

Wednesday 23 June, 2021

Defence lawyers in the Kevin Lunney abduction trial are challenging garda CCTV evidence
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

Defence lawyers in the Kevin Lunney abduction trial are challenging garda CCTV evidence

Jun 23rd 2021, 4:44 PM 12,411 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that footage was gathered from Cavan, Monaghan, Westmeath and Dublin by gardaí.

Friday 18 June, 2021

Man accused of abducting Kevin Lunney asked gardaí to ‘leave his own family alone’, court hears
# Quinn Industrial Holdings
# Quinn Industrial Holdings

Man accused of abducting Kevin Lunney asked gardaí to ‘leave his own family alone’, court hears

Jun 18th 2021, 5:17 PM 27,129 Views 0 Comments

The Special Criminal Court heard today that the man made the request after one of his son’s died.

Friday 11 June, 2021

Barrister at Kevin Lunney trial argues that gardaí repeatedly broke the law by accessing mobile phone data
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Barrister at Kevin Lunney trial argues that gardaí repeatedly broke the law by accessing mobile phone data

Updated Jun 11th 2021, 4:24 PM 13,975 Views 0 Comments

O’Higgins said the material gardaí uncovered should be ruled inadmissible because it was unlawfully obtained.

Men accused of Keane Mulready-Woods murder to go on trial at Special Criminal Court
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Men accused of Keane Mulready-Woods murder to go on trial at Special Criminal Court

Jun 11th 2021, 12:50 PM 10,235 Views 0 Comments

Keane Mulready-Woods died aged 17 in January.

Tuesday 8 June, 2021

Lawyers challenge mobile phone evidence in Kevin Lunney's abduction trial
# QIH Trial
# QIH Trial

Lawyers challenge mobile phone evidence in Kevin Lunney's abduction trial

Jun 8th 2021, 5:10 PM 16,689 Views 0 Comments

Lunney told the court that he was bundled into the boot of a car and driven to a container where he was threatened and told to resign from QIH.

Friday 4 June, 2021

Man accused of assisting Kevin Lunney abductors tells court he has 'nothing to hide'
# Courts
# Courts

Man accused of assisting Kevin Lunney abductors tells court he has 'nothing to hide'

Jun 4th 2021, 2:18 PM 15,436 Views 0 Comments

The man said he was “definitely not” involved in the dispute over Quinn Industrial Holdings.

Thursday 3 June, 2021

Kevin Lunney describes crawling injured on road after abduction
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Kevin Lunney describes crawling injured on road after abduction

Updated Jun 3rd 2021, 6:13 PM 21,029 Views 0 Comments

He was giving evidence at the trial of four men accused of falsely imprisoning him and causing him serious harm.

Wednesday 2 June, 2021

Trial begins of four men accused of abducting QIH director Kevin Lunney
# QIH Trial
# QIH Trial

Trial begins of four men accused of abducting QIH director Kevin Lunney

Jun 2nd 2021, 2:03 PM 7,749 Views 0 Comments

The Special Criminal Court heard today that there will be 250 witnesses in the ‘complex’ case.

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