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#Central Criminal Court

# central-criminal-court - Friday 2 December, 2016

Man (63) jailed for nine years after stabbing partner when she said she wanted to leave
# Co Cork
# Co Cork

Man (63) jailed for nine years after stabbing partner when she said she wanted to leave

Dec 2nd 2016, 1:11 PM 9,583 Views 7 Comments

The Cork man had pleaded guilty to the attempted murder of his partner last year.

# central-criminal-court - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Partner of GP says daughter she is accused of killing was her 'number one priority'
# Manslaughter
# Manslaughter

Partner of GP says daughter she is accused of killing was her 'number one priority'

Nov 30th 2016, 8:10 PM 17,023 Views 0 Comments

Andrius Kozlovskis told the trial of his horror at finding 11-year-old Emily cold in her bed.

# central-criminal-court - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

Man sentenced for sex with teen "took advantage of the girl in quite a squalid manner"
# Courts
# Courts

Man sentenced for sex with teen "took advantage of the girl in quite a squalid manner"

Nov 29th 2016, 8:00 PM 25,993 Views 23 Comments

The man, from Mayo, was 19 at the time while the girl was 16. A two-year sentence was imposed on the man today.

Mother allegedly gave daughter toxic level of sedative, court hears
# Manslaughter Trial
# Manslaughter Trial

Mother allegedly gave daughter toxic level of sedative, court hears

Nov 29th 2016, 2:43 PM 17,907 Views 0 Comments

Bernadette Scully is on trial for the manslaughter of her daughter Emily Barut at their home.

# central-criminal-court - Thursday 24 November, 2016

Jury discharged from murder trial after they spot 29 second gap in crucial CCTV evidence
# Dublin
# Dublin

Jury discharged from murder trial after they spot 29 second gap in crucial CCTV evidence

Nov 24th 2016, 6:38 PM 23,994 Views 0 Comments

Donal Colgan has pleaded not guilty to murdering David Sheridan.

# central-criminal-court - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

Man, who had blood on his hands when confessing a fatal stabbing to a Luas driver, jailed for six years
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man, who had blood on his hands when confessing a fatal stabbing to a Luas driver, jailed for six years

Nov 1st 2016, 2:16 PM 17,534 Views 20 Comments

38-year-old Andrzej Wawrzyniak stabbed Jacek Kozakiewicz 22 times on 26 February 2014.

# central-criminal-court - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Court hears garda found gun at end of trail from murder accused's home
# Athy
# Athy

Court hears garda found gun at end of trail from murder accused's home

Oct 18th 2016, 10:39 PM 15,683 Views 0 Comments

James Lammon has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Jason Doogue in the Green Hills area of Athy in 2015.

Teenager who took part in "terrifying" assault of Dublin boy who was stabbed avoids jail
# Courts
# Courts

Teenager who took part in "terrifying" assault of Dublin boy who was stabbed avoids jail

Oct 18th 2016, 5:23 PM 21,799 Views 0 Comments

The accused had arrived to the scene at a late stage of the assault in a taxi.

# central-criminal-court - Monday 17 October, 2016

Man who abused four sisters in their home jailed for 12 years
# Courts
# Courts

Man who abused four sisters in their home jailed for 12 years

Oct 17th 2016, 6:18 PM 16,614 Views 0 Comments

The man had previously served a sentence for rape and had moved directly into the family home from prison.

# central-criminal-court - Friday 14 October, 2016

Rape case is "more likely" an episode of sleep sex, psychiatrist tells court
# Courts
# Courts

Rape case is "more likely" an episode of sleep sex, psychiatrist tells court

Oct 14th 2016, 5:21 PM 17,391 Views 0 Comments

The man accused of rape in this case claims he was sleepwalking when he raped his female friend.

# central-criminal-court - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Man guilty in case of marital rape in Co Laois
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man guilty in case of marital rape in Co Laois

Oct 13th 2016, 6:26 PM 17,270 Views 0 Comments

It is only the fourth case of marital rape in the state since the act was criminalised in 1990.

# central-criminal-court - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

Father who stole €13,000 from employer to feed gambling addiction avoids jail
# Courts
# Courts

Father who stole €13,000 from employer to feed gambling addiction avoids jail

Oct 12th 2016, 10:08 PM 28,376 Views 28 Comments

26-year-old Dublin man Jason Whelan stole the money from his employer between May and July 2013.

Man accused of raping friend had been diagnosed with sexsomnia
# Courts
# Courts

Man accused of raping friend had been diagnosed with sexsomnia

Oct 12th 2016, 5:31 PM 25,245 Views 0 Comments

The man has pleaded not guilty at the Circuit Criminal Court.

# central-criminal-court - Monday 10 October, 2016

Man who raped his young son and imprisoned him in a box is jailed for 14 years
# Waterford
# Waterford

Man who raped his young son and imprisoned him in a box is jailed for 14 years

Oct 10th 2016, 11:55 AM 21,018 Views 0 Comments

The man’s partner will be sentenced for child cruelty next week.

# central-criminal-court - Friday 7 October, 2016

Man accused of raping friend says he may have had sex with her whilst asleep
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man accused of raping friend says he may have had sex with her whilst asleep

Oct 7th 2016, 3:13 PM 25,017 Views 0 Comments

The alleged incident happened in Dublin in 2008. The man says he has a history of sleep-walking.

# central-criminal-court - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Boy at centre of sexual abuse case believes his mother didn't do anything wrong
# Waterford
# Waterford

Boy at centre of sexual abuse case believes his mother didn't do anything wrong

Jul 26th 2016, 5:39 PM 33,796 Views 0 Comments

The 12-year-old said he blames his father, who was convicted of nine counts of raping him when he was six and seven.

Man who raped nephew's wife as she slept beside her husband and child is jailed
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man who raped nephew's wife as she slept beside her husband and child is jailed

Jul 26th 2016, 3:43 PM 49,571 Views 0 Comments

The man was sentenced to eight years with one suspended.

# central-criminal-court - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

Woman charged with murdering colleague by drowning him in harbour
# Arklow
# Arklow

Woman charged with murdering colleague by drowning him in harbour

Jul 12th 2016, 6:10 AM 22,195 Views 0 Comments

She said the man had spent two years following her, texting her and telling her he loved her.

# central-criminal-court - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

Man accused of raping wife says someone used 'black magic' on their relationship
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man accused of raping wife says someone used 'black magic' on their relationship

Jun 21st 2016, 6:28 PM 23,209 Views 0 Comments

The 42-year-old accused said he had been “cursed” in his native country.

# central-criminal-court - Monday 20 June, 2016

Woman says she felt "like a chained up animal" during father's abuse
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Woman says she felt "like a chained up animal" during father's abuse

Jun 20th 2016, 6:52 PM 19,614 Views 0 Comments

The now 50-year-old man has since been diagnosed as a paedophile by a psychiatrist.

# central-criminal-court - Friday 17 June, 2016

Court told that husband accused of rape installed location apps on wife's phone
# Courts
# Courts

Court told that husband accused of rape installed location apps on wife's phone

Jun 17th 2016, 6:05 AM 20,812 Views 0 Comments

“I’m going to finish this tonight”, the accused is alleged to have said to his wife before hitting her with a hammer.

# central-criminal-court - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

Man told his wife “I can rape you if I want” before threatening to cut her face open, trial hears
# Abuse
# Abuse

Man told his wife “I can rape you if I want” before threatening to cut her face open, trial hears

Jun 15th 2016, 7:23 PM 21,315 Views 0 Comments

The woman said her husband took up a knife and said he could cut her face open before pushing her upstairs and raping her.

# central-criminal-court - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Family of man who killed parents with axe sought psychiatric help for him, court hears
# Donegal
# Donegal

Family of man who killed parents with axe sought psychiatric help for him, court hears

Jun 8th 2016, 8:08 PM 18,010 Views 0 Comments

Julian Cuddihy pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to the killing of his parents.

# central-criminal-court - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Woman to appear in court in connection with the murder of Gareth Hutch
# Gangland
# Gangland

Woman to appear in court in connection with the murder of Gareth Hutch

May 31st 2016, 7:45 AM 8,928 Views 0 Comments

35-year-old Hutch was killed outside his home last week.

# central-criminal-court - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Teenage boy pleads guilty to sexually assaulting his half sister
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Teenage boy pleads guilty to sexually assaulting his half sister

May 26th 2016, 7:10 AM 24,724 Views 0 Comments

The court heard the abuse stopped when the girl eventually confided in her parents, who confronted the boy.

# central-criminal-court - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Man sentenced for punching pregnant partner in the face
# Courts
# Courts

Man sentenced for punching pregnant partner in the face

May 25th 2016, 6:36 PM 20,357 Views 16 Comments

He will spend almost two years in prison.

Man pleads not guilty by insanity to murdering mother with mug
# Courts
# Courts

Man pleads not guilty by insanity to murdering mother with mug

May 25th 2016, 2:33 PM 18,450 Views 0 Comments

The trial of Bijan Afshar is expected to last three days.

# central-criminal-court - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Court hears of "terribly tragic consequences" in Dean Fitzpatrick trial
# David Mahon
# David Mahon

Court hears of "terribly tragic consequences" in Dean Fitzpatrick trial

May 3rd 2016, 3:01 PM 16,710 Views 0 Comments

The closing speeches are being made in the murder trial. David Mahon has pleaded not guilty to murder.

# central-criminal-court - Friday 29 April, 2016

Denying rapist a pension doesn't breach his human rights
# Court
# Court

Denying rapist a pension doesn't breach his human rights

Apr 29th 2016, 9:25 PM 29,543 Views 0 Comments

He is due for release in three years.

# central-criminal-court - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Boy forced by his father to have sex with mother, court told
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Boy forced by his father to have sex with mother, court told

Apr 12th 2016, 7:11 PM 154,442 Views 0 Comments

The child also told the court that his father raped him about once a month for over three years.

# central-criminal-court - Monday 7 March, 2016

Man pleads guilty to raping a mother and daughter
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Man pleads guilty to raping a mother and daughter

Mar 7th 2016, 6:16 PM 46,231 Views 0 Comments

The 47-year-old man was on bail for previously kidnapping the daughter.

# central-criminal-court - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

A teacher who raped a seven-year-old student is appealing because a juror was 'smiling'
# Offaly
# Offaly

A teacher who raped a seven-year-old student is appealing because a juror was 'smiling'

Feb 23rd 2016, 6:06 AM 31,525 Views 0 Comments

The victim, now aged 25, said the pain was “unbelievable”.

# central-criminal-court - Saturday 13 February, 2016

Gardaí charge 19-year-old over cash-in-transit van robbery
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Gardaí charge 19-year-old over cash-in-transit van robbery

Feb 13th 2016, 4:36 PM 18,170 Views 0 Comments

The man is due to appear before a court in Dublin this afternoon.

# central-criminal-court - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

83-year-old American man acquitted of raping teenager in Limerick hotel
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

83-year-old American man acquitted of raping teenager in Limerick hotel

Feb 10th 2016, 5:09 PM 33,179 Views 0 Comments

The teenager, who is also American, was on holidays with the man, to whom she is related, in Ireland at the time.

# central-criminal-court - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

"He was so calm after what he had done" - court hears murder accused showed no emotion after killing
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

"He was so calm after what he had done" - court hears murder accused showed no emotion after killing

Feb 2nd 2016, 7:56 PM 19,341 Views 0 Comments

The accused has pleaded not guilty to murder by reason of insanity.

Former army private jailed for six years for attempted rape at his home
# Courts
# Courts

Former army private jailed for six years for attempted rape at his home

Feb 2nd 2016, 3:31 PM 20,839 Views 0 Comments

28-year-old Bernard Fleming had pleaded not guilty to the attempted rape which happened after he met the victim outside an early house in Dublin in 2011.

Court hears how gardaí traced can of Red Bull found at murder scene to shop in Dublin
# Evidence
# Evidence

Court hears how gardaí traced can of Red Bull found at murder scene to shop in Dublin

Feb 2nd 2016, 6:10 AM 31,752 Views 0 Comments

Gary Flynn has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Seamus ‘Shay’ O’Byrne.

# central-criminal-court - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

Judge warns head lice removal company they must pay employee for jury duty
# Courts
# Courts

Judge warns head lice removal company they must pay employee for jury duty

Jan 19th 2016, 4:47 PM 35,724 Views 71 Comments

“I’m happy to serve but I fear I may lose my job,” the woman told Justice McCarthy.

# central-criminal-court - Friday 15 January, 2016

20-year-old man found guilty of raping girl (14) at disco when he was 15
# Courts
# Courts

20-year-old man found guilty of raping girl (14) at disco when he was 15

Jan 15th 2016, 3:38 PM 86,724 Views 96 Comments

The man, who cannot be named in order to preserve his victim’s anonymity, is due to be sentenced in March.

# central-criminal-court - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Corkman jailed for the murder of mother-of-three has won an appeal against his conviction
# Courts
# Courts

Corkman jailed for the murder of mother-of-three has won an appeal against his conviction

Dec 15th 2015, 2:24 PM 23,068 Views 0 Comments

Darren Murphy faces a possible retrial.