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# court - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

10 accused of sharing pictures or naming boys who murdered Ana Kriegel
# Court
# Court

10 accused of sharing pictures or naming boys who murdered Ana Kriegel

Updated Oct 28th 2020, 2:14 PM 54,734 Views 0 Comments

The ten people were investigated and had their cases listed in court today.

Judges, lawyers, and gardaí to get specialist training to better support victims of sexual violence
# Court
# Court

Judges, lawyers, and gardaí to get specialist training to better support victims of sexual violence

Oct 28th 2020, 6:30 AM 8,616 Views 1 Comment

A review into the legal protections offered to complainants in sexual assault cases was carried out following the high-profile Belfast rape trial in 2018.

# court - Friday 23 October, 2020

Woman sent forward for trial accused of murdering man stabbed to death in Kingswood, Dublin
# Courts
# Courts

Woman sent forward for trial accused of murdering man stabbed to death in Kingswood, Dublin

Oct 23rd 2020, 5:03 PM 26,136 Views 0 Comments

Garreth Kelly, 39, died following an incident in Kingswood, Co Dublin, on 25 February last.

# court - Thursday 22 October, 2020

Woman in court over probe into details shared online claiming to identify boy convicted of Ana Kriegel murder
# Social Media
# Social Media

Woman in court over probe into details shared online claiming to identify boy convicted of Ana Kriegel murder

Oct 22nd 2020, 10:53 AM 26,389 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí said this is the first person to face prosecution in relation to this investigation.

# court - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Midwife convicted of money laundering offences challenges HSE decision to dismiss her
# High Court
# High Court

Midwife convicted of money laundering offences challenges HSE decision to dismiss her

Oct 21st 2020, 6:27 PM 45,898 Views 0 Comments

The action has been taken by Samantha Sinnott, a midwife at Wexford General Hospital.

Gardaí investigating whether jury were secretly recorded during recent criminal trial
# Jury
# Jury

Gardaí investigating whether jury were secretly recorded during recent criminal trial

Oct 21st 2020, 6:15 PM 43,986 Views 0 Comments

A 36-year-old man denies having taken any videos or photos of proceedings.

# court - Monday 19 October, 2020

Two men jailed for roles in 'nasty' break-in during which residents restrained them until gardaí arrived
# Courts
# Courts

Two men jailed for roles in 'nasty' break-in during which residents restrained them until gardaí arrived

Oct 19th 2020, 7:17 PM 52,355 Views 20 Comments

The case was heard before the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.

Blood stains on clothes in accused's house matched deceased's DNA, court hears
# Courts
# Courts

Blood stains on clothes in accused's house matched deceased's DNA, court hears

Oct 19th 2020, 5:54 PM 28,493 Views 0 Comments

Philip Dunbar (20) has pleaded not guilty to the murder of 23-year-old Adam ‘Floater’ Muldoon.

# court - Saturday 17 October, 2020

Man due before Belfast court following series of attacks on women
# Belfast
# Belfast

Man due before Belfast court following series of attacks on women

Oct 17th 2020, 9:05 AM 17,158 Views 0 Comments

He is due to appear before Belfast magistrates today.

# court - Thursday 15 October, 2020

'Mr Moonlight' appeal: Evidence of Pat Quirke's behaviour was necessary to set out context, DPP argues
# Mr Moonlight
# Mr Moonlight

'Mr Moonlight' appeal: Evidence of Pat Quirke's behaviour was necessary to set out context, DPP argues

Oct 15th 2020, 7:34 PM 11,494 Views 0 Comments

Pat Quirke was convicted last year of the murder of popular DJ and father-of-two Bobby “Mr Moonlight” Ryan.

Two boys offered €10k compensation after drinking out-of-date milk from Tesco
# Sour Milk
# Sour Milk

Two boys offered €10k compensation after drinking out-of-date milk from Tesco

Oct 15th 2020, 4:43 PM 84,818 Views 0 Comments

The milk was bought from Tesco in Ashbourne on 29 December last, three days after the expiry date on the bottle.

# court - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Woman who stole elderly friend's bank card while visiting her in hospital to be sentenced
# Courts
# Courts

Woman who stole elderly friend's bank card while visiting her in hospital to be sentenced

Oct 14th 2020, 10:43 PM 52,881 Views 0 Comments

The woman stole over €2,700 from the victim over three months.

# court - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Father who dangled three-and-a-half-month-old baby over river pleads guilty to endangering her life
# Courts
# Courts

Father who dangled three-and-a-half-month-old baby over river pleads guilty to endangering her life

Oct 13th 2020, 5:16 PM 33,188 Views 0 Comments

The accused was remanded in custody to appear via-video link from prison for the sentencing hearing.

# court - Monday 12 October, 2020

Murder accused told gardaí he was on tablets and had been hearing voices for weeks when he stabbed homeless man
# Courts
# Courts

Murder accused told gardaí he was on tablets and had been hearing voices for weeks when he stabbed homeless man

Updated Oct 12th 2020, 5:47 PM 27,709 Views 0 Comments

Philip Dunbar (20) has pleaded not guilty to the murder of 23-year-old Adam ‘Floater’ Muldoon.

Father of one who headbutted man while dressed as Superman handed suspended sentence
# Courts
# Courts

Father of one who headbutted man while dressed as Superman handed suspended sentence

Oct 12th 2020, 3:33 PM 27,731 Views 27 Comments

The victim was left with a broken nose and later required surgery due to a deviated septum.

# court - Saturday 10 October, 2020

Man appears in court in relation to €958,000 drug seizure
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Man appears in court in relation to €958,000 drug seizure

Oct 10th 2020, 7:32 PM 42,112 Views 0 Comments

The man appeared in court this evening.

# court - Sunday 4 October, 2020

46-year-old woman becomes first in NI to be charged with breaking Covid-19 regulations
# Strabane
# Strabane

46-year-old woman becomes first in NI to be charged with breaking Covid-19 regulations

Oct 4th 2020, 1:26 PM 64,067 Views 0 Comments

The woman will appear in court tomorrow.

# court - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

Breonna Taylor jury audio to be released on Friday, says prosecutor
# Louisville
# Louisville

Breonna Taylor jury audio to be released on Friday, says prosecutor

Sep 30th 2020, 9:24 PM 14,608 Views 33 Comments

Taylor was shot and killed in her Louisville home by police who were executing a drugs warrant.

Three men charged over shooting in Lucan last September
# Court
# Court

Three men charged over shooting in Lucan last September

Sep 30th 2020, 8:06 AM 15,580 Views 0 Comments

The men are due to appear before Blanchardstown District Court his morning.

# court - Monday 28 September, 2020

TikTok: US judge temporarily blocks ban on popular app
# Social Media
# Social Media

TikTok: US judge temporarily blocks ban on popular app

Sep 28th 2020, 7:09 AM 14,616 Views 1 Comment

The order banning the app was due to take effect at midnight on Sunday.

# court - Thursday 24 September, 2020

TikTok set to appear in US court to argue attempted ban is not motivated by 'genuine security concerns'
# China
# China

TikTok set to appear in US court to argue attempted ban is not motivated by 'genuine security concerns'

Sep 24th 2020, 7:34 AM 7,568 Views 8 Comments

The Chinese-owned app is seeking a preliminary injunction against the ban.

# court - Monday 21 September, 2020

Irish men acquitted of murdering homeless pensioner in Sydney
# Court
# Court

Irish men acquitted of murdering homeless pensioner in Sydney

Sep 21st 2020, 10:32 AM 54,629 Views 14 Comments

They both had pleaded not guilty to the murder and said they had responded to an attack by the man.

# court - Friday 18 September, 2020

Man charged following seizure of over €600k worth of drugs
# Swords
# Swords

Man charged following seizure of over €600k worth of drugs

Sep 18th 2020, 10:03 AM 15,266 Views 0 Comments

A 49-year-old man has been charged.

# court - Wednesday 16 September, 2020

Teen (16) threatened 'to cut taxi driver's head off', court told
# Court
# Court

Teen (16) threatened 'to cut taxi driver's head off', court told

Sep 16th 2020, 4:30 PM 32,935 Views 0 Comments

The boy was convicted of production of a knife as a weapon and threatening to kill or cause serious harm.

# court - Monday 14 September, 2020

Trial of former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith to begin in January 2022
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Trial of former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith to begin in January 2022

Sep 14th 2020, 10:44 AM 21,493 Views 0 Comments

Smith is charged with membership of the Islamic State terrorist group and with financing terrorism.

# court - Friday 11 September, 2020

Teenager charged with vandalism of Winston Churchill statue in the UK
# Winston Churchill
# Winston Churchill

Teenager charged with vandalism of Winston Churchill statue in the UK

Sep 11th 2020, 10:26 PM 17,481 Views 0 Comments

He was one of at least 680 people arrested in connection with 10 days of Extinction Rebellion protests.

Teen on trial charged with murder told gardaí he was trying to break up fight
# Courts
# Courts

Teen on trial charged with murder told gardaí he was trying to break up fight

Sep 11th 2020, 8:10 PM 17,330 Views 0 Comments

The accused has pleaded guilty to manslaughter but not guilty to the murder of Azzam Raguragui.

Dublin pub killing: Man (41) convicted of murdering Michael Barr
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Dublin pub killing: Man (41) convicted of murdering Michael Barr

Sep 11th 2020, 4:52 PM 17,185 Views 4 Comments

He had denied the murder, which occurred in April 2016.

# court - Thursday 10 September, 2020

Man found guilty of murder after stabbing friend in Limerick bar
# Mark Crawford
# Mark Crawford

Man found guilty of murder after stabbing friend in Limerick bar

Sep 10th 2020, 4:30 PM 12,671 Views 0 Comments

The panel of 11 men and one woman rejected Mark Crawford’s defence that he was acting in self-defence.

# court - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Witness heard deceased's friend laughing following fatal stabbing in Dublin park, court hears
# Courts
# Courts

Witness heard deceased's friend laughing following fatal stabbing in Dublin park, court hears

Sep 9th 2020, 5:19 PM 28,229 Views 0 Comments

The trial continues in front of Justice Paul McDermott and a jury of six men and six women.

# court - Monday 7 September, 2020

High Court challenge brought over passport for boy born through surrogacy abroad
# High Court
# High Court

High Court challenge brought over passport for boy born through surrogacy abroad

Sep 7th 2020, 6:13 PM 30,929 Views 0 Comments

In 2017 an application was made to the Minister for Foreign Affairs on the boy’s behalf for an Irish passport.

Friend of teen accused of murdering 18-year-old during melee said he brought knife used in assault
# Courts
# Courts

Friend of teen accused of murdering 18-year-old during melee said he brought knife used in assault

Sep 7th 2020, 4:56 PM 21,142 Views 0 Comments

He said the accused, who is also a minor, didn’t know about the knife until he saw the witness with it in the park.

Witness tells murder trial he lied to gardaí initially, claiming he was 'afraid' for his safety
# Courts
# Courts

Witness tells murder trial he lied to gardaí initially, claiming he was 'afraid' for his safety

Sep 7th 2020, 4:29 PM 20,020 Views 0 Comments

The trial continues before a jury of seven men and five women.

Man charged with making malicious calls to family of Cameron Blair
# Cork
# Cork

Man charged with making malicious calls to family of Cameron Blair

Sep 7th 2020, 7:13 AM 30,977 Views 0 Comments

The 20-year-old student was fatally stabbed in Cork in January.

# court - Friday 4 September, 2020

Murder accused told gardaí he stabbed friend in pub after deceased insisted he was owed €100, court hears
# Patrick O'Connor
# Patrick O'Connor

Murder accused told gardaí he stabbed friend in pub after deceased insisted he was owed €100, court hears

Sep 4th 2020, 9:20 PM 26,230 Views 0 Comments

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

Closing stages reached in trial of two occupants of a car accused of assaulting garda
# Courts
# Courts

Closing stages reached in trial of two occupants of a car accused of assaulting garda

Sep 4th 2020, 5:57 PM 20,729 Views 0 Comments

The jury today heard closing speeches from prosecution and defence counsel.

# court - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

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 25,524 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
# Court
# Court

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

Sep 1st 2020, 3:49 PM 15,505 Views 0 Comments

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

# court - Monday 31 August, 2020

Two Kinahan Cartel members jailed over plot to murder Hutch family member
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Two Kinahan Cartel members jailed over plot to murder Hutch family member

Aug 31st 2020, 2:16 PM 16,680 Views 0 Comments

Patrick Curtis and Mohammed Smew are the last two men to be sentenced for their involvement in the plan to kill Patsy Hutch.

Dublin man whose son was murdered last year jailed for six years after threatening to kill his son's killer
# Courts
# Courts

Dublin man whose son was murdered last year jailed for six years after threatening to kill his son's killer

Aug 31st 2020, 1:02 PM 46,924 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Little’s son, Sean Little, was found shot dead beside a burning car on 21 May 2019.