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This month
May 2023
# stardust pen portraits
'Insult' to victims how Stardust tragedy was 'pushed under the carpet', inquest hears
48 people lost their lives in the fire at the Stardust Ballroom on February 14, 1981.
# Courts
Violent criminal who 'brutally' murdered pensioner with axe is jailed for life
Oliver Doran was given a life sentence for the 2021 murder of Kwok Ping Cheng by Justice David Keane.
# stardust inquest
Christy Moore reads pen portrait of Stardust victim on behalf of family at inquest hearing
The Stardust tragedy saw 48 young people killed and over 200 people injured.
Struggling with energy bills? Here are some resources which could help you
There are several resources available from the Government and energy suppliers that can help ease the burden posed by energy bills.
This year
# Courts
Man who stabbed former boss 19 times found not guilty of attempted murder by reason of insanity
Neil O’Dowd was remanded on continuing bail until 15 February.
# Courts
'Rather sad' no one to speak in court on behalf of man killed in his own home, judge says
Noel Lennon (49) was charged with the murder of Isaac Horgan.