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Wednesday 9 June, 2021

Defence barrister in Kevin Lunney case argues that mobile phone evidence was collected using invalid warrants
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Defence barrister in Kevin Lunney case argues that mobile phone evidence was collected using invalid warrants

Wed 6:51 PM 14,023 Views 0 Comments

Counsel for one of the accused said there was an “information deficit” in the application for a warrant for phone records.

Friday 7 May, 2021

Man sentenced to life in jail for murder of his estranged wife's partner
# Courts
# Courts

Man sentenced to life in jail for murder of his estranged wife's partner

May 7th 2021, 1:11 PM 18,274 Views 6 Comments

Veronica Carberry said her life has been turned upside down by the murder of her father Aidan McMenamy.

Tuesday 23 March, 2021

Murder conviction quashed for man who threw homeless man down rubbish chute
# Courts
# Courts

Murder conviction quashed for man who threw homeless man down rubbish chute

Mar 23rd 2021, 1:32 PM 25,589 Views 0 Comments

The three-judge court substituted David O’Loughlin’s murder verdict with a manslaughter verdict.

Tuesday 2 February, 2021

Former scout leader calls for gardaí to find his 'many victims'
# Courts
# Courts

Former scout leader calls for gardaí to find his 'many victims'

Feb 2nd 2021, 8:27 PM 42,477 Views 0 Comments

The 69-year-old has been sentenced twice for offences that occurred in the ’70s and ’80s.

Monday 1 February, 2021

Uncle who beat his nephew (11) to death with a hammer sentenced to life in prison
# Child Murder
# Child Murder

Uncle who beat his nephew (11) to death with a hammer sentenced to life in prison

Feb 1st 2021, 6:30 PM 71,902 Views 0 Comments

The judge described the murder as a “horrific breach of trust”.

Tuesday 26 January, 2021

€1,500 fine was too lenient for driver whose careless driving caused death of toddler, court rules
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

€1,500 fine was too lenient for driver whose careless driving caused death of toddler, court rules

Jan 26th 2021, 5:27 PM 28,931 Views 26 Comments

Three-year-old Estlin Wall died following the incident on 15 March 2017.

Friday 22 January, 2021

'Border Fox' Dessie O'Hare unlikely to get early release from prison, court hears
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

'Border Fox' Dessie O'Hare unlikely to get early release from prison, court hears

Jan 22nd 2021, 2:10 PM 20,426 Views 0 Comments

O’Hare was due to appeal his sentence but had been unable to consult with his legal team while in prison.

Tuesday 19 January, 2021

Man who targeted women walking alone loses appeal against conviction
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

Man who targeted women walking alone loses appeal against conviction

Jan 19th 2021, 2:09 PM 26,461 Views 10 Comments

The man, who can’t be named for legal reasons, had been convicted of offences for attacks on three women.

Thursday 26 November, 2020

Man acquitted of raping niece faces retrial after rare overturn order from court
# Courts
# Courts

Man acquitted of raping niece faces retrial after rare overturn order from court

Nov 26th 2020, 10:00 PM 40,897 Views 0 Comments

The 46-year-old man was found not guilty of rape and sexual assault earlier this year.

Thursday 8 October, 2020

Man (26) sentenced to life after pleading guilty to murder of chef in 2018
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man (26) sentenced to life after pleading guilty to murder of chef in 2018

Updated Oct 8th 2020, 10:51 PM 28,519 Views 0 Comments

Alex Kelly pleaded guilty to murdering 44-year-old Martin Clancy at Little O’Curry Street in Limerick on 1 January 2018.

Monday 28 September, 2020

Murder trial witness said the accused 'always had the feeling to kill someone', court hears
# Philip Dunbar
# Philip Dunbar

Murder trial witness said the accused 'always had the feeling to kill someone', court hears

Sep 28th 2020, 7:06 PM 27,155 Views 0 Comments

Adam Muldoon’s body was found in the park on the morning of June 23. He had been stabbed 183 times.

Monday 2 March, 2020

Teenager who stabbed mother's violent ex-boyfriend to death sentenced to two years in prison
# Courts
# Courts

Teenager who stabbed mother's violent ex-boyfriend to death sentenced to two years in prison

Mar 2nd 2020, 2:02 PM 33,880 Views 29 Comments

The incident occurred during a row at the family home in Co Offaly in 2017.

Wednesday 22 May, 2019

Boy B told gardaí he heard a scream after Ana Kriegel and Boy A went into abandoned house, court hears
# Ana Kriegel
# Ana Kriegel

Boy B told gardaí he heard a scream after Ana Kriegel and Boy A went into abandoned house, court hears

May 22nd 2019, 7:18 PM 30,473 Views 0 Comments

Two boys have pleaded not guilty to the murder of the 14-year-old schoolgirl.

Thursday 17 January, 2019

Irishman agrees to be extradited to Netherlands over body chopped up and dumped in canal
# Kenneth Brunell
# Kenneth Brunell

Irishman agrees to be extradited to Netherlands over body chopped up and dumped in canal

Jan 17th 2019, 5:43 PM 18,581 Views 0 Comments

Keith Ennis was stabbed to death and his body was chopped up and dumped in a canal in 2009.

Monday 17 December, 2018

Witness told deceased in fatal love triangle: 'I'd do anything to have your arms wrapped around me'
# On Trial
# On Trial

Witness told deceased in fatal love triangle: 'I'd do anything to have your arms wrapped around me'

Dec 17th 2018, 7:51 PM 24,676 Views 0 Comments

Connorton has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Graham McKeever (32) at the accused man’s home on 18 February 2017.