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Monday 8 November, 2021

Three found guilty of false imprisonment and assault of QIH director Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

Three found guilty of false imprisonment and assault of QIH director Kevin Lunney

Nov 8th 2021, 4:03 PM 49,989 Views 0 Comments

The court found the prosecution had proven beyond reasonable doubt that they had abducted Lunney.

Wednesday 22 September, 2021

Murder accused claimed wife was stabbed after he tried to grab knife from her hand
# Anne Colomines
# Anne Colomines

Murder accused claimed wife was stabbed after he tried to grab knife from her hand

Sep 22nd 2021, 5:12 PM 16,659 Views 0 Comments

The accused told a garda it was “50/50 blame on both sides” and that he “tried to make her stop”.

Monday 20 September, 2021

Murder accused told wife: 'When someone loves so much, it is the worst thing in the world'
# Anne Colomines
# Anne Colomines

Murder accused told wife: 'When someone loves so much, it is the worst thing in the world'

Sep 20th 2021, 10:00 PM 25,754 Views 0 Comments

Renato Gehlen (39) has pleaded not guilty to murdering his 37-year-old wife in Dublin in 2017.

Friday 3 September, 2021

Jail term for man who stabbed mother and step-father during drug induced psychotic episode
# Courts
# Courts

Jail term for man who stabbed mother and step-father during drug induced psychotic episode

Sep 3rd 2021, 8:15 PM 23,322 Views 0 Comments

Conor Dreelan has been jailed for four years.

Wednesday 4 August, 2021

Defence gives closing speeches for three accused in Kevin Lunney abduction
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Defence gives closing speeches for three accused in Kevin Lunney abduction

Aug 4th 2021, 8:31 PM 13,497 Views 0 Comments

A defence barrister said the actions of suspect ‘YZ’ are “suspicious” but do not lead to the conclusion he tortured Kevin Lunney.

Tuesday 6 July, 2021

Boxing trainer Pete Taylor 'within touching distance' of gunman when he was shot, court hears
# Court
# Court

Boxing trainer Pete Taylor 'within touching distance' of gunman when he was shot, court hears

Jul 6th 2021, 3:19 PM 11,728 Views 0 Comments

Gerard Cervi (34) has pleaded not guilty to murder and attempted murder.

Thursday 27 May, 2021

Dutch gang leader arrested at Kinahan hideout loses appeal against decision allowing him to be tried for murder
# Naoufal Fassih
# Naoufal Fassih

Dutch gang leader arrested at Kinahan hideout loses appeal against decision allowing him to be tried for murder

May 27th 2021, 7:45 PM 26,270 Views 0 Comments

Naoufal Fassih was arrested in 2016.

Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Trial date set for woman accused of murdering man who was trying to jump-start his car
# Garreth Kelly
# Garreth Kelly

Trial date set for woman accused of murdering man who was trying to jump-start his car

Dec 1st 2020, 12:49 PM 38,566 Views 0 Comments

Christina Anderson will go on trial at the Central Criminal Court in Dublin on 7 March 2022.

Monday 16 November, 2020

'Faithful and loyal' son was stabbed to death in 'brutal' attack, parents tell sentence hearing
# Azzam Raguragui
# Azzam Raguragui

'Faithful and loyal' son was stabbed to death in 'brutal' attack, parents tell sentence hearing

Nov 16th 2020, 2:29 PM 16,954 Views 0 Comments

Azzam Raguragui (18) died after suffering five stab wounds on 10 May 2019.

Monday 19 October, 2020

Blood stains on clothes in accused's house matched deceased's DNA, court hears
# Courts
# Courts

Blood stains on clothes in accused's house matched deceased's DNA, court hears

Oct 19th 2020, 5:54 PM 28,509 Views 0 Comments

Philip Dunbar (20) has pleaded not guilty to the murder of 23-year-old Adam ‘Floater’ Muldoon.

Monday 12 October, 2020

Murder accused told gardaí he was on tablets and had been hearing voices for weeks when he stabbed homeless man
# Courts
# Courts

Murder accused told gardaí he was on tablets and had been hearing voices for weeks when he stabbed homeless man

Updated Oct 12th 2020, 5:47 PM 27,753 Views 0 Comments

Philip Dunbar (20) has pleaded not guilty to the murder of 23-year-old Adam ‘Floater’ Muldoon.

Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Young man denies stabbing homeless man with cerebral palsy 183 times
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Young man denies stabbing homeless man with cerebral palsy 183 times

Sep 22nd 2020, 2:52 PM 25,501 Views 0 Comments

The prosecution opened the trial today.

Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Witness heard deceased's friend laughing following fatal stabbing in Dublin park, court hears
# Courts
# Courts

Witness heard deceased's friend laughing following fatal stabbing in Dublin park, court hears

Sep 9th 2020, 5:19 PM 28,272 Views 0 Comments

The trial continues in front of Justice Paul McDermott and a jury of six men and six women.

Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Man accused of murdering Adrian Donohoe says he is victim of media and gardaí
# Aaron Brady
# Aaron Brady

Man accused of murdering Adrian Donohoe says he is victim of media and gardaí

Jul 14th 2020, 5:34 PM 9,916 Views 0 Comments

Aaron Brady today told the Central Criminal Court that media and gardaí “ganged up” on him.

Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Man accused of murder of Adrian Donohoe admitted lying to garda about his movements, court hears
# Capital Murder Trial
# Capital Murder Trial

Man accused of murder of Adrian Donohoe admitted lying to garda about his movements, court hears

Updated Feb 18th 2020, 8:19 PM 19,544 Views 0 Comments

Aaron Brady from New Road, Crossmaglen, Co Armagh has pleaded not guilty to the capital murder of Detective Garda Donohoe.

Friday 14 February, 2020

Youth guilty of fatal Mayo stabbing to be sentenced following brain surgery
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Youth guilty of fatal Mayo stabbing to be sentenced following brain surgery

Feb 14th 2020, 1:25 PM 30,806 Views 5 Comments

The teenager is recovering from his latest brain surgery, which took place two weeks ago.

Wednesday 12 February, 2020

No DNA evidence linking man accused of Adrian Donohoe's murder to the scene of the crime, court hears
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

No DNA evidence linking man accused of Adrian Donohoe's murder to the scene of the crime, court hears

Feb 12th 2020, 8:20 PM 16,237 Views 0 Comments

Forensic specialists tested dozens of items.

Thursday 6 February, 2020

Adrian Donohoe murder trial: Paramedic tells court garda's injuries were 'inconsistent with life'
# Lordship
# Lordship

Adrian Donohoe murder trial: Paramedic tells court garda's injuries were 'inconsistent with life'

Feb 6th 2020, 4:26 PM 27,097 Views 0 Comments

The trial continues in front of Justice Michael White and a jury of eight men and seven women.

Friday 24 January, 2020

Dublin man who kicked father to death in row over drinking at home found guilty of manslaughter
# Courts
# Courts

Dublin man who kicked father to death in row over drinking at home found guilty of manslaughter

Updated Jan 24th 2020, 1:58 PM 23,148 Views 0 Comments

A sentencing hearing is due to take place on 24 February.

Friday 20 December, 2019

Asylum seeker who stabbed Japanese man to death committed to Central Mental Hospital
# Mohamed Morei
# Mohamed Morei

Asylum seeker who stabbed Japanese man to death committed to Central Mental Hospital

Dec 20th 2019, 1:29 PM 15,004 Views 53 Comments

Mohamed Morei’s detention will be reviewed every six months.

Monday 16 December, 2019

John Gilligan's final property to be sold by Criminal Assets Bureau
# Lucan
# Lucan

John Gilligan's final property to be sold by Criminal Assets Bureau

Dec 16th 2019, 2:18 PM 28,896 Views 0 Comments

The sale will see Gilligan’s daughter Tracey take 20% of the net proceeds.

Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Gardaí ruled out terrorism links in 'random' Dundalk killing, court hears
# Mohamed Morei
# Mohamed Morei

Gardaí ruled out terrorism links in 'random' Dundalk killing, court hears

Dec 11th 2019, 5:38 PM 13,882 Views 0 Comments

Mohamed Morei has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to the murder of Yosuke Sasaki in January 2018.

Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Sentence hearing for two boys convicted of murder of Ana Kriegel to take place today
# Sentencing
# Sentencing

Sentence hearing for two boys convicted of murder of Ana Kriegel to take place today

Oct 29th 2019, 6:10 AM 19,461 Views 0 Comments

The boys, now aged 15, were convicted by unanimous jury verdicts earlier this year.

Friday 18 October, 2019

Man convicted of Tinder sexual assault appeals his five-year sentence
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

Man convicted of Tinder sexual assault appeals his five-year sentence

Oct 18th 2019, 4:47 PM 15,667 Views 0 Comments

Paul Flaherty (30) was found guilty by a jury at the Central Criminal Court last December.

Wednesday 19 June, 2019

Facebook and Twitter representatives to appear before court after Ana Kriegel murderers identified online
# Contempt Of Court
# Contempt Of Court

Facebook and Twitter representatives to appear before court after Ana Kriegel murderers identified online

Jun 19th 2019, 4:48 PM 52,353 Views 0 Comments

The boys, identified in the media only as Boy A and Boy B, were convicted yesterday of murdering Ana Kriegel last year.

Tuesday 16 April, 2019

'Curious and inquisitive person': Closing arguments finish in Patrick Quirke murder trial
# Mr Moolight
# Mr Moolight

'Curious and inquisitive person': Closing arguments finish in Patrick Quirke murder trial

Apr 16th 2019, 7:30 PM 18,507 Views 0 Comments

Farmer Quirke has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Bobby Ryan in 2011.

Monday 15 April, 2019

Mary Lowry's evidence called into question by murder accused Patrick Quirke's defence laywers
# Mr Moonlight
# Mr Moonlight

Mary Lowry's evidence called into question by murder accused Patrick Quirke's defence laywers

Apr 15th 2019, 5:14 PM 23,026 Views 0 Comments

Quirke has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Bobby Ryan in 2011.

Monday 8 April, 2019

'My son had recently died, that's all I'm saying': Murder accused Quirke asked to explain internet searches
# Mr Moonlight
# Mr Moonlight

'My son had recently died, that's all I'm saying': Murder accused Quirke asked to explain internet searches

Updated Apr 8th 2019, 6:32 PM 40,235 Views 0 Comments

Farmer Patrick Quirke has pleaded not guilty to the murder of part-time DJ Bobby Ryan.

Thursday 4 April, 2019

Injuries to Bobby Ryan's body not caused by fallen debris after gardaí lifted tank lid, court hears
# Patrick Quirke
# Patrick Quirke

Injuries to Bobby Ryan's body not caused by fallen debris after gardaí lifted tank lid, court hears

Apr 4th 2019, 2:49 PM 14,172 Views 0 Comments

Ryan went missing in 2011 and his body was found 22 months later.

Friday 22 March, 2019

Quirke told Tusla that Mary Lowry was fixated on new relationship, trial hears
# Mr Moonlight
# Mr Moonlight

Quirke told Tusla that Mary Lowry was fixated on new relationship, trial hears

Updated Mar 22nd 2019, 5:35 PM 27,200 Views 0 Comments

Patrick Quirke (50) of Breanshamore, Co Tipperary has pleaded not guilty to the murder of part-time DJ Bobby Ryan.

Thursday 21 March, 2019

Google search for 'body decomposition' carried out on computer found in Patrick Quirke home, trial hears
# Patrick Quirke
# Patrick Quirke

Google search for 'body decomposition' carried out on computer found in Patrick Quirke home, trial hears

Mar 21st 2019, 9:40 PM 19,574 Views 0 Comments

Quirke (50) of Breanshamore, Co Tipperary has pleaded not guilty to the murder of part-time DJ Bobby Ryan.

Tuesday 5 March, 2019

Murder accused told farm hand of rumour that Polish people murdered DJ Bobby Ryan
# Mr Moonlight Trial
# Mr Moonlight Trial

Murder accused told farm hand of rumour that Polish people murdered DJ Bobby Ryan

Mar 5th 2019, 2:55 PM 21,775 Views 0 Comments

Ryan’s body was found in an underground run-off tank on the farm leased by Pat Quirke in April 2013.

Wednesday 6 February, 2019

Witness 'almost certain' they saw 'Mr Moonlight' van on day it was found, court hears
# Patrick Quirke
# Patrick Quirke

Witness 'almost certain' they saw 'Mr Moonlight' van on day it was found, court hears

Feb 6th 2019, 5:40 PM 17,991 Views 0 Comments

Farmer Patrick Quirke (50) of Breanshamore, Co Tipperary has pleaded not guilty Bobby Ryan’s murder.

Thursday 31 January, 2019

Murder trial witness denies telling 'devious' lies and adding poison to her statements
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Murder trial witness denies telling 'devious' lies and adding poison to her statements

Jan 31st 2019, 2:39 PM 16,121 Views 0 Comments

Patrick Quirke (50) has pleaded not guilty to the murder of 52-year-old Bobby Ryan.

Monday 28 January, 2019

Family 'devastated' at six year sentence for man who killed taxi driver
# Jailed
# Jailed

Family 'devastated' at six year sentence for man who killed taxi driver

Jan 28th 2019, 1:55 PM 50,784 Views 58 Comments

Martin Mulligan was stabbed to death by Joseph Hillen on 28 September 2015.

Monday 5 November, 2018

Man (70) pleads not guilty to murdering his partner two years ago
# Courts
# Courts

Man (70) pleads not guilty to murdering his partner two years ago

Nov 5th 2018, 12:03 PM 14,684 Views 0 Comments

Desmond Duffy today replied “not guilty” when charged with the murder of Des Sullivan.

Monday 14 May, 2018

Two women jailed for six years for plastic bag killing
# Courts
# Courts

Two women jailed for six years for plastic bag killing

May 14th 2018, 2:26 PM 29,656 Views 41 Comments

The women told gardaí that they had been drinking heavily and taking drugs before a fight broke out and they put the bag over Ian Quinn’s head to frighten him.

Tuesday 27 February, 2018

Prosecution alleges father killed six-month-old son by putting baby wipe in his throat
# Baby Joshua
# Baby Joshua

Prosecution alleges father killed six-month-old son by putting baby wipe in his throat

Feb 27th 2018, 10:04 PM 34,573 Views 0 Comments

The trial opened today.

Monday 29 January, 2018

Man guilty of 'frenzied' murder of Irene White told gardaí he got 'small sum of money' for her killing
# Guilty
# Guilty

Man guilty of 'frenzied' murder of Irene White told gardaí he got 'small sum of money' for her killing

Jan 29th 2018, 3:18 PM 63,457 Views 32 Comments

The mum-of-three was stabbed to death by Anthony Lambe at her Dundalk home.

Thursday 30 March, 2017

Ian Bailey arrested after High Court approves European arrest warrant
# Ian Bailey
# Ian Bailey

Ian Bailey arrested after High Court approves European arrest warrant

Mar 30th 2017, 10:58 AM 23,153 Views 0 Comments

French authorities want to try him for the voluntary homicide of Sophie Toscan du Plantier.