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#Central Criminal Court

# central-criminal-court - Thursday 8 October, 2020

Man found guilty of murdering former flatmate by stabbing him 62 times
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# Courts

Man found guilty of murdering former flatmate by stabbing him 62 times

Oct 8th 2020, 3:40 PM 14,830 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred in August 2017.

# central-criminal-court - Wednesday 16 September, 2020

Homeless man (33) suffered 62 knife wounds during fatal attack
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# Courts

Homeless man (33) suffered 62 knife wounds during fatal attack

Sep 16th 2020, 7:59 PM 36,695 Views 0 Comments

A 32-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to murder.

# central-criminal-court - Friday 4 September, 2020

Man (24) suffered two fatal stab wounds following 'row over cocaine' in Limerick bar
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# Courts

Man (24) suffered two fatal stab wounds following 'row over cocaine' in Limerick bar

Sep 4th 2020, 4:34 PM 16,281 Views 0 Comments

Mark Crawford is charged with murdering Patrick ‘Pa’ O’Connor over two years ago.

# central-criminal-court - Thursday 3 September, 2020

Azzam Raguragui murder trial: Witness says he saw accused holding knife and hitting the teenager
# Dublin
# Dublin

Azzam Raguragui murder trial: Witness says he saw accused holding knife and hitting the teenager

Sep 3rd 2020, 2:19 PM 19,115 Views 0 Comments

The witness today gave evidence by video link.

# central-criminal-court - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

18-year-old who was stabbed to death 'recited Muslim prayer for the dying' after he was attacked
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# Courts

18-year-old who was stabbed to death 'recited Muslim prayer for the dying' after he was attacked

Sep 2nd 2020, 8:39 PM 34,610 Views 0 Comments

A witness told a trial that Azzam Raguragui spoke Arabic after he was stabbed in Dundrum last year.

Miscarriage of justice declared for man who spent 16 years in jail for the murder of his infant son
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# Courts

Miscarriage of justice declared for man who spent 16 years in jail for the murder of his infant son

Sep 2nd 2020, 7:03 PM 61,993 Views 29 Comments

Yusif Ali Abdi has been given leave to seek compensation from the State.

# central-criminal-court - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Garda held handbrake to stop himself being thrown out of reversing car following high-speed chase
# Courts
# Courts

Garda held handbrake to stop himself being thrown out of reversing car following high-speed chase

Sep 1st 2020, 6:56 PM 36,894 Views 0 Comments

Garda Conor Murray said he was pulling a passenger from the car when it began reversing.

Teenager stabbed 18-year-old to death following row over bicycle, court hears
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Teenager stabbed 18-year-old to death following row over bicycle, court hears

Sep 1st 2020, 4:47 PM 25,533 Views 0 Comments

The trial is expected to finish tomorrow.

Trial of 43-year-old man accused of Limerick bar murder opens at Central Criminal Court
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# Court

Trial of 43-year-old man accused of Limerick bar murder opens at Central Criminal Court

Sep 1st 2020, 3:49 PM 15,531 Views 0 Comments

The man is accused of stabbing another man to death in a Limerick bar.

# central-criminal-court - Monday 31 August, 2020

17-year-old admits to killing teen but denies murder
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# Courts

17-year-old admits to killing teen but denies murder

Aug 31st 2020, 8:31 PM 40,753 Views 0 Comments

He is charged with the murder of Azzam Raguragai (18) in May 2019.

# central-criminal-court - Wednesday 12 August, 2020

'Nothing will bring Adrian back': Family of slain garda say justice has been served following killer's conviction
# Aaron Brady
# Aaron Brady

'Nothing will bring Adrian back': Family of slain garda say justice has been served following killer's conviction

Aug 12th 2020, 9:59 PM 20,778 Views 15 Comments

Aaron Brady was found guilty of the capital murder of the garda this afternoon.

# central-criminal-court - Monday 10 August, 2020

Aaron Brady found guilty of Lordship Credit Union robbery, with jury still considering capital murder charge
# Adrian Donohoe
# Adrian Donohoe

Aaron Brady found guilty of Lordship Credit Union robbery, with jury still considering capital murder charge

Aug 10th 2020, 1:54 PM 25,271 Views 0 Comments

Brady was found guilty of involvement in the robbery that led to Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe being shot dead.

# central-criminal-court - Friday 31 July, 2020

Man who raped sleeping woman during house party jailed for five years
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man who raped sleeping woman during house party jailed for five years

Jul 31st 2020, 4:28 PM 55,183 Views 64 Comments

Brian Byrne went on trial in Dublin in November last year.

# central-criminal-court - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Rapist Patrick Nevin appeals severity of 14-year sentence, DPP counter appeals
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# Courts

Rapist Patrick Nevin appeals severity of 14-year sentence, DPP counter appeals

Jul 30th 2020, 2:30 PM 25,880 Views 0 Comments

Nevin attacked three women he met through Tinder.

# central-criminal-court - Friday 24 July, 2020

Man accused of murdering Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe 'wore the shooting like a badge of honour'
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man accused of murdering Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe 'wore the shooting like a badge of honour'

Jul 24th 2020, 7:49 PM 22,942 Views 0 Comments

Aaron Brady is a “skilled and practiced liar”, the Central Criminal Court has been told.

# central-criminal-court - Friday 17 July, 2020

Man accused of murdering Adrian Donohoe denies he has characteristics of 'psychopath'
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man accused of murdering Adrian Donohoe denies he has characteristics of 'psychopath'

Jul 17th 2020, 5:41 PM 17,672 Views 0 Comments

This was the fifth and final day Aaron Brady was giving evidence.

# central-criminal-court - 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 9,912 Views 0 Comments

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

# central-criminal-court - Monday 22 June, 2020

Man accused of murder of Adrian Donohoe told bar tender he killed a garda, court hears
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man accused of murder of Adrian Donohoe told bar tender he killed a garda, court hears

Jun 22nd 2020, 8:55 PM 27,968 Views 0 Comments

The bar tender today told the jury that Aaron Brady ‘ranted’ about having shot a garda.

Kieran Greene sentenced to life in prison for murder of Patricia O'Connor
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Kieran Greene sentenced to life in prison for murder of Patricia O'Connor

Jun 22nd 2020, 6:27 PM 25,706 Views 0 Comments

Kieran Greene was found guilty in February by a Central Criminal Court jury.

# central-criminal-court - Thursday 14 May, 2020

State appeals sentence of teenager who tried to murder woman he met on dating app
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

State appeals sentence of teenager who tried to murder woman he met on dating app

May 14th 2020, 2:30 PM 27,077 Views 0 Comments

The teen was sentenced to 11 years’ detention in November 2019 with a review to commence on 1 January 2023.

# central-criminal-court - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Man (23) jailed for four-and-a-half years at Central Criminal Court for beating his grandfather to death
# Cork
# Cork

Man (23) jailed for four-and-a-half years at Central Criminal Court for beating his grandfather to death

May 12th 2020, 9:07 AM 40,178 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that the accused had asked his grandfather if he had sexually abused two people, and after he replied, the accused “snapped”.

# central-criminal-court - Monday 27 April, 2020

Teenager who stabbed uncle in dispute over heroin for his father is jailed for three years
# Dublin
# Dublin

Teenager who stabbed uncle in dispute over heroin for his father is jailed for three years

Apr 27th 2020, 2:48 PM 26,886 Views 0 Comments

The 19-year-old Dubliner said he wanted to stop his uncle providing heroin for his father.

# central-criminal-court - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

Man accused of murder of 11-year-old Limerick boy is sent forward for trial
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# Courts

Man accused of murder of 11-year-old Limerick boy is sent forward for trial

Mar 31st 2020, 4:43 PM 35,771 Views 0 Comments

Dillon was remanded in continuing custody to appear for trial at a date yet to be announced.

# central-criminal-court - Monday 30 March, 2020

Woman (47) found guilty of murdering her partner in drunken row in 2014
# New Year's Day
# New Year's Day

Woman (47) found guilty of murdering her partner in drunken row in 2014

Mar 30th 2020, 3:33 PM 25,742 Views 0 Comments

This is the last trial at the Central Criminal Court with an attending jury due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

# central-criminal-court - Friday 13 March, 2020

Teenage boy pleads guilty to murdering Cork student Cameron Blair
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Teenage boy pleads guilty to murdering Cork student Cameron Blair

Mar 13th 2020, 2:39 PM 32,511 Views 0 Comments

The boy will be detained at Oberstown Children Detention Centre until 3 April.

# central-criminal-court - Friday 28 February, 2020

Patricia O'Connor murder trial: How the jury decided on the cover-up
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Patricia O'Connor murder trial: How the jury decided on the cover-up

Feb 28th 2020, 6:28 PM 14,804 Views 0 Comments

Father-of-three Kieran Greene was found guilty of the murder of the 61-year-old on Tuesday.

'Trusted member' of Patricia O'Connor's family found guilty of impeding murder investigation
# Keith Johnston
# Keith Johnston

'Trusted member' of Patricia O'Connor's family found guilty of impeding murder investigation

Updated Feb 28th 2020, 11:28 AM 14,641 Views 0 Comments

Father-of-three Kieran Greene was found guilty of the 61-year-old on Tuesday.

# central-criminal-court - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Murder-accused portrayed as both 'a moron' and 'Machiavelli mastermind', defence tells trial
# Patricia O'connor
# Patricia O'connor

Murder-accused portrayed as both 'a moron' and 'Machiavelli mastermind', defence tells trial

Feb 18th 2020, 7:58 PM 10,493 Views 0 Comments

The accused, 35-year-old Kieran Greene, gave differing statement to Gardaí in June and December 2017.

# central-criminal-court - 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 30,803 Views 5 Comments

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

# central-criminal-court - 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 27,095 Views 0 Comments

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

# central-criminal-court - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Four raiders went 'without hesitation' towards Adrian Donohoe's garda car, murder trial hears
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Four raiders went 'without hesitation' towards Adrian Donohoe's garda car, murder trial hears

Jan 28th 2020, 10:16 PM 21,351 Views 0 Comments

Det Garda Adrian Donohoe was providing a Garda escort to credit union employees when he was shot, counsel said.

# central-criminal-court - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

Son who kicked father to death was 'provoked' by 'domineering and controlling' man, court hears
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Son who kicked father to death was 'provoked' by 'domineering and controlling' man, court hears

Jan 21st 2020, 11:03 PM 36,493 Views 0 Comments

Anthony Tims told his son he wished he’d never been born and called him a “disappointment”, the Central Criminal Court was told today.

# central-criminal-court - Friday 13 December, 2019

Man jailed for murder of infant son found not guilty by reason of insanity following retrial
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# Courts

Man jailed for murder of infant son found not guilty by reason of insanity following retrial

Dec 13th 2019, 4:02 PM 13,895 Views 0 Comments

Yusif Ali Abdi was initially tried before the Central Criminal Court in 2003.

# central-criminal-court - 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.

Baby died from head injuries most likely caused by at least three impacts on hard surface, court told
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# Courts

Baby died from head injuries most likely caused by at least three impacts on hard surface, court told

Dec 11th 2019, 2:53 PM 22,853 Views 0 Comments

The severity of the toddler’s injuries could not have been caused accidentally, the jury was told.

# central-criminal-court - Monday 9 December, 2019

Jury sworn in for trial of man accused of murdering his 20-month-old son
# Yusif Ali Abdi
# Yusif Ali Abdi

Jury sworn in for trial of man accused of murdering his 20-month-old son

Dec 9th 2019, 3:36 PM 16,007 Views 0 Comments

Yusif Ali Abdi is charged with murdering Nathan Baraka Andrew Ali on 17 April 2001.

# central-criminal-court - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Father-of-four died from inhalation of blood and teeth, murder trial hears
# Patrick O'donnell
# Patrick O'donnell

Father-of-four died from inhalation of blood and teeth, murder trial hears

Nov 27th 2019, 5:37 PM 36,887 Views 0 Comments

Michael Dineen (28) went on trial earlier this week for the murder of Patrick O’Donnell (36) in June 2018.

Laois man convicted of rape of sleeping woman at Kildare house party
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Laois man convicted of rape of sleeping woman at Kildare house party

Nov 27th 2019, 4:03 PM 31,651 Views 0 Comments

The man was remanded on bail until sentencing on 3 February.

# central-criminal-court - Monday 25 November, 2019

Martial arts instructor (67) jailed for fatal stabbing of man with whom he had 'dysfunctional' relationship
# Galway
# Galway

Martial arts instructor (67) jailed for fatal stabbing of man with whom he had 'dysfunctional' relationship

Nov 25th 2019, 1:31 PM 27,797 Views 16 Comments

Noel Lenihan told the court he was acting in self defence when he stabbed Christopher McGrath.

# central-criminal-court - Monday 11 November, 2019

Man jailed for raping his daughter while mother was terminally ill in hospital
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man jailed for raping his daughter while mother was terminally ill in hospital

Nov 11th 2019, 6:04 PM 50,599 Views 10 Comments

The judge said that the victim, who has special needs, still has a bond with her father.