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#Hazel Stewart

# hazel-stewart - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

Investigation into 1991 deaths "deeply flawed" and failed families, says NI police watchdog

Police missed crucial evidence and assumed Trevor Buchanan and Lesley Howell died by suicide, according to Police Ombudsman’s report.

# hazel-stewart - Saturday 26 March, 2011

Hazel Stewart to appeal murder conviction

Former schoolteacher applies to appeal her recent conviction for murdering her husband and her former lover’s wife in 1991.

# hazel-stewart - Wednesday 23 March, 2011

"We lost our Dad, now it feels like we're losing our Mum"

The children of the convicted murderer Hazel Stewart say they are “not taking any sides”, while her husband admits he questioned her about the killing many times.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: The fallout from the Moriarty report continues; an 8,000 page file on Anglo goes to the DPP and there are calls for a class action suit against the state and its banks by beleaguered homeowners.

# hazel-stewart - Wednesday 16 March, 2011

Hazel Stewart must serve at least 18 years for double murder

Coleraine woman convicted earlier this month of killing her husband and former lover’s wife has been given the minimum term she must serve for her life sentence.

# hazel-stewart - Thursday 3 March, 2011

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: The news from the Department of Finance is even worse than we thought; an artist’s fingers cut off during a savage attack and everything you need to know to bluff your way through the day’s cricket chat.

Prosecutors may focus on Colin Howell's second wife following Hazel Stewart conviction

Questions remain following the conviction of Hazel Stewart for the murder of her husband and her former lover’s wife yesterday.

# hazel-stewart - Wednesday 2 March, 2011

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Catch up on this evening’s news, including: the much-anticipated iPad 2 is unveiled; Sky News going on sale; and one of the North’s most sensational trials comes to an end.

Take 5: Wednesday

Five things you need to know by 5 o’clock.

Hazel Stewart found guilty of murdering husband and former lover's wife

The 47-year-old has been found guilty on both counts of murder at a court in Coleraine today.

Jury considering verdict in trial of Hazel Stewart

Before the jury left to consider their verdict the judge summed up: “Put simply, the question for you is were they in it together?”

# hazel-stewart - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Full recount ordered in Galway West; Irish banks tap the EU for more emergency funding, and the €288 million yacht being built by an African dictator’s son.

# hazel-stewart - Monday 28 February, 2011

Stewart has no innocent explanation of role in double murders, prosecution claims

Trial of Hazel Stewart, 47, for the murder of her husband and her former lover’s wife hears hearing closing.

# hazel-stewart - Thursday 24 February, 2011

Double murder accused Hazel Stewart breaks down in court

Hazel Stewart admitted that part of murder plan involved drugging her husband, but said she did not give him a tablet.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Dept of Foreign Affairs puts crisis management team in Libya; the last day of campaigning sees party leader return closer to home and the government rushes through ‘three strikes’ legislation on illegal file sharing.

# hazel-stewart - Tuesday 22 February, 2011

Double murder trial hears accused feared for her life

The trial of Coleraine woman Hazel Stewart, 47, has heard she was afraid convicted murderer Colin Howell would harm her if she went against his plan to kill her husband and Howell’s wife.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things to know, including: New Zealand earthquake kills 65; GE11 campaign focuses on children and jobs; Vancouver ranked best city to live in; and scientists develop cancer-inhibiting enzyme.

# hazel-stewart - Friday 18 February, 2011

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things to know this morning, including: €5m funding for ghost estate issues; GE11 campaigns focus on jobs and constitutional reform; and private investigator believe Madeleine McCann is in the US.

# hazel-stewart - Wednesday 16 February, 2011

Colin Howell: 'Hazel and I were waltzing together, in time'

Double killer tells murder trial of former lover that he did not control her in their relationship.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: The morning after pill goes on sale without prescription; a euthanasia activist holds a seminar in Dublin, as suicide campaigners say ‘emotional literacy’ should be on the school curriculum.

# hazel-stewart - Tuesday 15 February, 2011

Trial told Hazel Stewart had no moral objections to double killings

Man convicted of double murders said yesterday that his co-accused was worried about being caught, but otherwise did not object to the murders.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: The verdict on the leaders’ debate; Anglo accuses Drumm of deception and misconduct, and how a couple on a Valentine’s break narrowly escape being crushed by a train.

# hazel-stewart - Friday 11 February, 2011

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Investigation launched into Cork air crash; another day of protests dawns in Egypt, and a teenage girl collapses and dies minutes after she is kissed for the first time.

# hazel-stewart - Tuesday 8 February, 2011

Hazel Stewart conspired to double murders, court hears

The trial of woman accused of murdering her husband and former lover’s wife heard claims that she changed her story in police statements.

# hazel-stewart - Monday 7 February, 2011

Coleraine woman goes on trial for double murder

Hazel Stewart, 47, denies murdering her husband and her alleged former lover’s wife in 1991.

# hazel-stewart - Tuesday 30 November, 2010

Court hears murder victim called out for son as husband poisoned her

A Belfast court has heard details of the events surrounding the double murders dentist Colin Howell was convicted of last week.

# hazel-stewart - Monday 29 November, 2010

THE MAN CONVICTED OF THE DOUBLE murder of his wife and his former lover’s husband will find out his minimum prison term on Friday. Colin Howell, 51, has already been sentenced to two life sentences, but a Belfast court will decide the minimum length of his term on Friday, according to RTÉ. His co-accused Hazel Stewart will be tried for the murders later. Her trial was adjourned last week.

# hazel-stewart - Wednesday 24 November, 2010

Hazel Stewart's trial for double murder adjourned

Trial of Stewart, 47, accused of murdering her husband and her former lover’s wife, delayed after her co-accused makes statement.