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No informants acting off the books - as far as the Garda Commissioner knows
# Oireachtas Committee
# Oireachtas Committee

No informants acting off the books - as far as the Garda Commissioner knows

Nov 20th 2013, 6:52 PM 9,622 Views 44 Comments

He was questioned before an Oireachtas committee today on concerns raised by the Garda Ombudsman.

"Justice has been served" - Boston mobster 'Whitey' Bulger found guilty of 11 murders
# Verdict
# Verdict

"Justice has been served" - Boston mobster 'Whitey' Bulger found guilty of 11 murders

Aug 12th 2013, 7:15 PM 12,874 Views 82 Comments

The 83-year-old refused to take the stand in his own defence in what was one of the most dramatic criminal underworld trials in the US in recent years.

Texas executes convicted killer despite claims of low IQ
# Death Penalty
# Death Penalty

Texas executes convicted killer despite claims of low IQ

Aug 8th 2012, 8:51 AM 6,068 Views 66 Comments

Lawyers for 54-year-old Marvin Wilson had argued that he should have been exempt from capital punishment because he had an IQ of 61.

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jul 1st 2012, 11:00 AM 49 Views 4 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.