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#bobby ryan

# bobby-ryan - Friday 16 October, 2020

Patrick Quirke must wait 'some time' to find out if murder appeal is successful
# Mr Moonlight Trial
# Mr Moonlight Trial

Patrick Quirke must wait 'some time' to find out if murder appeal is successful

Oct 16th 2020, 4:23 PM 14,030 Views 0 Comments

Quirke’s lawyers laid out about 50 grounds of appeal, arguing that he did not receive a fair trial.

# bobby-ryan - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

'Tittle tattle' was used as evidence to convict Patrick Quirke of murdering Bobby Ryan, court hears
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

'Tittle tattle' was used as evidence to convict Patrick Quirke of murdering Bobby Ryan, court hears

Updated Oct 13th 2020, 1:36 PM 22,361 Views 0 Comments

Quirke was sentenced to life in prison last year for the murder of Bobby ‘Mr Moonlight’ Ryan.

# bobby-ryan - Friday 9 October, 2020

Patrick Quirke's appeal of murder conviction to begin on Tuesday and involves 5,500 pages of transcript
# Mr Moonlight Trial
# Mr Moonlight Trial

Patrick Quirke's appeal of murder conviction to begin on Tuesday and involves 5,500 pages of transcript

Oct 9th 2020, 2:04 PM 15,391 Views 0 Comments

Quirke was given a mandatory life sentence by Justice Eileen Creedon.

# bobby-ryan - Monday 21 September, 2020

Patrick Quirke's appeal against murder conviction to take place remotely next month
# Courts
# Courts

Patrick Quirke's appeal against murder conviction to take place remotely next month

Sep 21st 2020, 4:25 PM 18,470 Views 0 Comments

Quirke, who was convicted of the murder of Bobby Ryan, will have his appeal heard on 13 October and it is expected to last a number of days.

# bobby-ryan - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

Children of Bobby Ryan launch High Court cases against father's killer Patrick Quirke
# Mr Moonlight Trial
# Mr Moonlight Trial

Children of Bobby Ryan launch High Court cases against father's killer Patrick Quirke

Jul 16th 2019, 10:58 AM 30,184 Views 0 Comments

Patrick Quirke was convicted in May of the murder of Bobby Ryan.

# bobby-ryan - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Patrick Quirke lodges appeal against his murder conviction
# Love Rival Trial
# Love Rival Trial

Patrick Quirke lodges appeal against his murder conviction

May 21st 2019, 5:53 PM 13,756 Views 0 Comments

Quirke was convicted of the murder of Bobby Ryan earlier this month.

# bobby-ryan - Saturday 4 May, 2019

'I will never, ever, ever, forgive that man': Bobby Ryan's daughter on dealing with her father's murder
# Mr Moonlight
# Mr Moonlight

'I will never, ever, ever, forgive that man': Bobby Ryan's daughter on dealing with her father's murder

May 4th 2019, 2:19 PM 28,935 Views 35 Comments

Michelle Ryan and her brother Robert moved to Cork after their father went missing in Tipperary.

# bobby-ryan - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Patrick Quirke found guilty of murder of Bobby Ryan in 'love rival' trial
# Courts
# Courts

Patrick Quirke found guilty of murder of Bobby Ryan in 'love rival' trial

Updated May 1st 2019, 4:08 PM 74,709 Views 0 Comments

The jury found the 50-year-old guilty following the longest murder trial in the history of the State.

A majority verdict will be accepted in Patrick Quirke murder trial, judge says
# Breaking
# Breaking

A majority verdict will be accepted in Patrick Quirke murder trial, judge says

May 1st 2019, 11:40 AM 14,882 Views 0 Comments

The jury has been deliberating for over seven days.

# bobby-ryan - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

'Love rival' trial: Seven days of deliberation and no verdict
# Courts
# Courts

'Love rival' trial: Seven days of deliberation and no verdict

Updated Apr 30th 2019, 6:54 PM 30,616 Views 0 Comments

The six men and six women will continue considering their verdict tomorrow.

# bobby-ryan - Friday 26 April, 2019

Jury in Patrick Quirke murder trial continue deliberations this afternoon
# Mr Moonlight
# Mr Moonlight

Jury in Patrick Quirke murder trial continue deliberations this afternoon

Apr 26th 2019, 2:23 PM 18,992 Views 0 Comments

The jury of six men and six women have been deliberating for almost 10 hours so far.

# bobby-ryan - Thursday 25 April, 2019

Jury in Patrick Quirke murder trial to resume deliberations tomorrow
# Mr Moonlight
# Mr Moonlight

Jury in Patrick Quirke murder trial to resume deliberations tomorrow

Updated Apr 25th 2019, 4:45 PM 17,298 Views 0 Comments

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

# bobby-ryan - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Patrick Quirke murder trial nears end as jury to continue deliberations tomorrow
# Jury Is Out
# Jury Is Out

Patrick Quirke murder trial nears end as jury to continue deliberations tomorrow

Apr 23rd 2019, 6:20 PM 11,477 Views 0 Comments

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

Jury in trial of Patrick Quirke told to consider circumstantial evidence with care
# Mr Moonlight Trial
# Mr Moonlight Trial

Jury in trial of Patrick Quirke told to consider circumstantial evidence with care

Apr 23rd 2019, 2:50 PM 15,744 Views 0 Comments

After almost two months of evidence, the jury is expected to begin deliberations this afternoon.

# bobby-ryan - Friday 12 April, 2019

Jury asked to apply 'greatest skill' and 'skepticism' in case of murder accused Quirke
# Mr Moonlight
# Mr Moonlight

Jury asked to apply 'greatest skill' and 'skepticism' in case of murder accused Quirke

Apr 12th 2019, 6:34 PM 16,105 Views 0 Comments

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

# bobby-ryan - Thursday 11 April, 2019

Prosecution case against Patrick Quirke is 'forensically barren', court told
# Mr Moonlight
# Mr Moonlight

Prosecution case against Patrick Quirke is 'forensically barren', court told

Apr 11th 2019, 8:22 PM 16,770 Views 0 Comments

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

# 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 14,164 Views 0 Comments

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

# bobby-ryan - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

Murder accused Pat Quirke went around Mary Lowry's farm 'as if he owned the place', court hears
# Courts
# Courts

Murder accused Pat Quirke went around Mary Lowry's farm 'as if he owned the place', court hears

Apr 3rd 2019, 6:40 PM 18,972 Views 0 Comments

Mary Lowry’s son was giving evidence at the Central Criminal Court today.

# bobby-ryan - Monday 1 April, 2019

Fingerprints in Bobby Ryan's van did not belong to accused, court hears
# Mr Moonlight
# Mr Moonlight

Fingerprints in Bobby Ryan's van did not belong to accused, court hears

Apr 1st 2019, 3:22 PM 18,367 Views 0 Comments

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

# bobby-ryan - Friday 29 March, 2019

Mary Lowry visited psychic in Nenagh after Bobby Ryan disappeared to 'see if that could help', court hears
# Mr Moonlight Trial
# Mr Moonlight Trial

Mary Lowry visited psychic in Nenagh after Bobby Ryan disappeared to 'see if that could help', court hears

Mar 29th 2019, 7:58 PM 30,867 Views 0 Comments

Dr Michael Curtis told the court that pieces of concrete fell on Bobby Ryan’s body as Gardaí tried to recover it from the slurry tank.

# bobby-ryan - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

Bobby Ryan died from blunt force trauma to the head, court hears
# Mr Moonlight Trial
# Mr Moonlight Trial

Bobby Ryan died from blunt force trauma to the head, court hears

Mar 27th 2019, 8:42 PM 17,911 Views 0 Comments

The court also heard that it is possible that Ryan’s body was placed rather than thrown into the tank where it was found.

# bobby-ryan - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Doctor gave Patrick Quirke anti-depressants after he claimed he was stressed over affair, court told
# Mr Moonlight Trial
# Mr Moonlight Trial

Doctor gave Patrick Quirke anti-depressants after he claimed he was stressed over affair, court told

Updated Mar 6th 2019, 9:20 PM 23,028 Views 0 Comments

A GP said Quirke was “upset” at Mary Lowry’s relationship with Bobby Ryan.

# bobby-ryan - Wednesday 27 February, 2019

Patrick Quirke murder trial hears about hair clip taken from farm tank where Bobby Ryan's body was found
# Courts
# Courts

Patrick Quirke murder trial hears about hair clip taken from farm tank where Bobby Ryan's body was found

Feb 27th 2019, 7:41 PM 26,291 Views 0 Comments

Ryan was found almost two years after going missing.

# bobby-ryan - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

'Love rival' trial: DNA expert found 'no evidence' of serious assault in Mary Lowry's home
# Courts
# Courts

'Love rival' trial: DNA expert found 'no evidence' of serious assault in Mary Lowry's home

Feb 26th 2019, 9:55 PM 16,653 Views 0 Comments

Lowry’s home was the last place Bobby Ryan was seen alive.

# bobby-ryan - Monday 25 February, 2019

Gardaí found evidence of blood stains at home of DJ Bobby Ryan's girlfriend, court hears
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Gardaí found evidence of blood stains at home of DJ Bobby Ryan's girlfriend, court hears

Feb 25th 2019, 4:49 PM 30,911 Views 0 Comments

Patrick Quirke is currently on trial accused of the murder of Ryan.

# bobby-ryan - Monday 18 February, 2019

Insect expert says tank where body was found was opened weeks prior to discovery
# Mr Moonlight Trial
# Mr Moonlight Trial

Insect expert says tank where body was found was opened weeks prior to discovery

Feb 18th 2019, 6:15 PM 41,001 Views 0 Comments

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

# bobby-ryan - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Murder accused told gardaí woman had a 'couldn't-care-less attitude about boyfriend's disappearance'
# Mr Moonlight Trial
# Mr Moonlight Trial

Murder accused told gardaí woman had a 'couldn't-care-less attitude about boyfriend's disappearance'

Feb 14th 2019, 5:10 PM 21,132 Views 0 Comments

The Central Criminal Court heard of interviews conducted by gardaí with Patrick Quirke this afternoon.

# bobby-ryan - Wednesday 13 February, 2019

Wife of accused phoned gardaí when DJ Bobby Ryan's body was found, courts hears
# Trial
# Trial

Wife of accused phoned gardaí when DJ Bobby Ryan's body was found, courts hears

Feb 13th 2019, 9:20 PM 28,715 Views 0 Comments

Farmer Patrick Quirke (50) has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Bobby Ryan.

# bobby-ryan - Monday 11 February, 2019

Gardaí searched lands where DJ Bobby Ryan's body was found but discovered nothing, court hears
# Tipperary
# Tipperary

Gardaí searched lands where DJ Bobby Ryan's body was found but discovered nothing, court hears

Feb 11th 2019, 6:33 PM 20,245 Views 0 Comments

Farmer Patrick Quirke (50) has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Bobby Ryan.

# bobby-ryan - 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 17,973 Views 0 Comments

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

# bobby-ryan - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

Murder accused knew of tank where deceased man's body was found, court hears
# Courts
# Courts

Murder accused knew of tank where deceased man's body was found, court hears

Updated Feb 5th 2019, 9:04 PM 32,378 Views 0 Comments

Patrick Quirke is accused of the murder of Bobby Ryan on a date between 3 June 2011 and April 2013.

# bobby-ryan - Friday 1 February, 2019

Woman whose boyfriend was killed and dumped in slurry pit complained to gardaí over missing person posters
# Courts
# Courts

Woman whose boyfriend was killed and dumped in slurry pit complained to gardaí over missing person posters

Feb 1st 2019, 5:03 PM 49,684 Views 0 Comments

Mary Lowry has finished giving evidence after four days in the trial of Patrick Quirke.

# bobby-ryan - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

Witness in slurry pit murder trial claims her relationship with accused was a 'seedy affair'
# Courts
# Courts

Witness in slurry pit murder trial claims her relationship with accused was a 'seedy affair'

Jan 29th 2019, 6:26 PM 29,031 Views 0 Comments

Mary Lowry took the stand for the first time in the trial at the Central Criminal Court today.

# bobby-ryan - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Jury in trial of farmer accused of murdering love rival to visit farm where body was found
# Courts
# Courts

Jury in trial of farmer accused of murdering love rival to visit farm where body was found

Jan 24th 2019, 8:11 PM 11,687 Views 0 Comments

The body of Bobby Ryan, a DJ who went by the name Mr Moonlight, was found in 2013.

# bobby-ryan - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Man to appear in court charged with murder of man found in concrete tank
# Bobby Ryan
# Bobby Ryan

Man to appear in court charged with murder of man found in concrete tank

Mar 21st 2017, 6:26 PM 22,794 Views 0 Comments

The body Bobby Ryan was found in a concrete tank 20 months after going missing.

# bobby-ryan - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Man arrested in connection with Tipperary slurry tank murder
# Arrest
# Arrest

Man arrested in connection with Tipperary slurry tank murder

Jun 17th 2015, 11:24 AM 15,842 Views 0 Comments

Bobby Ryan was found in the tank on farmland in April 2013, two years after his disappearance.

# bobby-ryan - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Man arrested over Tipperary slurry pit murder
# Bobby Ryan
# Bobby Ryan

Man arrested over Tipperary slurry pit murder

Jun 19th 2014, 8:31 PM 26,598 Views 6 Comments

A 45-year-old woman was also arrested yesterday as part of the investigation and is still being held.

# bobby-ryan - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Woman arrested in relation to Tipperary slurry pit murder
# Bobby Ryan
# Bobby Ryan

Woman arrested in relation to Tipperary slurry pit murder

Jun 18th 2014, 5:16 PM 30,236 Views 0 Comments

The decomposed remains of Bobby Ryan were found in a disused slurry pit two years after he went missing.