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#Jill Meagher

# jill-meagher - Monday 30 July, 2018

'A warrior for love, life and liberation': Tom Meagher's tribute to Jill on 10-year wedding anniversary

Jill had been living in Moreland, Melbourne when she was raped and murdered by Adrian Bayley in 2012.

# jill-meagher - Friday 1 September, 2017

Jill Meagher murderer 'stabbed with fork' inside Australian prison

Adrian Bayley is currently detained at Barwon Prison in Victoria.

# jill-meagher - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Jill Meagher murderer has sentence cut by three years

Bayley was successful in his appeal against a separate rape conviction.

# jill-meagher - Friday 27 May, 2016

Coroner in Australia says Jill Meagher's murder was preventable

A judge said Adrian Bayley should have been behind bars when he killed the Irish woman.

# jill-meagher - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

The man who raped and killed Jill Meagher is appealing for his jail time to be cut

Bayley was subsequently found guilty of raping three other women, two in the same year as Meagher’s brutal murder.

# jill-meagher - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

The man who raped and killed Jill Meagher is fighting to have his jail time cut

Adrian Bayley must spend at least 43 years in jail.

# jill-meagher - Monday 18 May, 2015

Sex workers have asked Jill Meagher's husband to drop his support for an anti-sex trade group

Sex workers in St Kilda, Victoria, have signed an open letter to Tom Meagher claiming that campaigning for men to stop buying sex services is ‘not helpful’.

# jill-meagher - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Tom Meagher says he cried for hours when he heard what happened to Karen Buckley

Meagher was speaking at the launch of a campaign ‘Prostitution – We Don’t Buy it’.

# jill-meagher - Friday 3 April, 2015

Graham Dwyer highlights the danger of thinking a 'type' of person commits sexual crimes

Until we accept that we have inaccurate perceptions about what kind of person perpetrates sexual violence, it will continue.

# jill-meagher - Monday 30 March, 2015

Church sorry priest said Jill Meagher would be alive if she'd had more faith

The Catholic Archdiocese of Melbourne is introducing guidelines today to prevent similar comments being made in the future.

# jill-meagher - Friday 27 March, 2015

Priest says Jill Meagher would've been 'home in bed' on night of murder if she had stronger faith

Jill Meagher’s family are set to sue the state of Victoria as they claim the government failed to protect their daughter by letting Bayley out on parole.

# jill-meagher - Thursday 26 March, 2015

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Man who raped and killed Jill Meagher convicted of three more rapes

One was just two months before Meagher was killed.

# jill-meagher - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

800 Days: 'I thought I knew what anger was, but I had never even touched its surface'

Jill was three months younger than me: her life should have been lived parallel to mine. Now the landmarks of my life seem tainted – any happiness is edged with sadness and guilt.

# jill-meagher - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

'I wish him harm - and that's not pleasant': Tom Meagher can't forgive wife's killer Adrian Bayley

After more than two years, Jill Meagher’s husband has turned his anger and grief into positive action.

# jill-meagher - Monday 20 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Lena Dunham applauds Jill Meagher's husband for words on violence against women Tom Meagher

Lena Dunham applauds Jill Meagher's husband for words on violence against women

Dunham described Tom Meagher’s words as ‘beautiful’.

# jill-meagher - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Tom Meagher: To say the words 'my wife is missing' really just guts you Violence This post contains videos

Tom Meagher: To say the words 'my wife is missing' really just guts you

Jill Meagher’s husband says he will always hate his wife’s killer, Adrian Bayley.

# jill-meagher - Friday 25 April, 2014

Tom Meagher on Late Late Show to take stand against men's violence towards women

Jill Meagher’s husband has decided to become an advocate for a men’s movement against violence 18 months after his wife’s brutal murder.

# jill-meagher - Friday 18 April, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Everyone’s talking about Jill Meagher, pubs being closed, and disaster at Mount Everest.

Not just monsters and Adrian Bayleys: Tom Meagher on normal men's violence against women

Jill Meagher was murdered in 2012 – now her husband has written a searingly honest and powerful blogpost about violence against women.

# jill-meagher - Friday 13 December, 2013

Jill Meagher's parents facing financial difficulties and health problems

“My health is bad. I’ve had three strokes. I have a brain disease but it doesn’t have a great effect on me. Gillian has died” – George McKeon.

# jill-meagher - Thursday 28 November, 2013

Australian police apologise after Jill Meagher grave photo is used at fundraising event

The officer at the centre of the storm has defended the use of a graphic image of the murdered Drogheda woman.

# jill-meagher - Monday 21 October, 2013

Adrian Bayley appeal refused as the 'gravity of the killing warranted a life sentence'

The three judges who refused leave to appeal the sentence earlier this year have explained the reasons behind their decision.

# jill-meagher - Sunday 29 September, 2013

Here’s what happened today: Sunday

Arrests for child sexual assault in Athlone, votes for Irish emigrants and Melbourne remembers Jill Meagher.

Thousands take to Melbourne streets to remember Jill Meagher

The march followed the route the Louth woman was taking home on the night she was attacked a year ago.

# jill-meagher - Thursday 26 September, 2013

The 9 at 9: Thursday

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Adrian Bayley loses appeal over 35-year sentence for Jill Meagher murder

Bayley, 41, had a string of previous convictions for sexual and violent offences and was jailed for 35 years in June.

# jill-meagher - Monday 23 September, 2013

Tributes paid to Jill Meagher one year on

Melbourne residents have planned a peace march to honour the Irish woman on 29 September.

# jill-meagher - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Moreland mayor: People haven't forgotten Jill

Oscar Yildiz is due to meet with the woman’s family in Drogheda later today.

# jill-meagher - Monday 12 August, 2013

Here Is What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about Ryanair to sue Channel 4 Dispatches, Aer Arann strike and testicle-eating fish.

Mayor of town where Jill Meagher was murdered visits her family in Drogheda

Meagher had been living in Moreland, Melbourne when she was raped and murdered by 41-year-old Adrian Bayley.

# jill-meagher - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Tom Meagher slams parole board as 'cowards' for not answering emails

The state premier of Victoria has said members of the board will now sit down with Jill Meagher’s husband to listen to his concerns.

# jill-meagher - Thursday 18 July, 2013

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

Jill Meagher killer appeals length of sentence

Adrian Ernest Bailey was last month sentenced to life in prison with a minimum term of 35 years.

# jill-meagher - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Tom Meagher: Justice system failed Jill, Bayley was "unrepentantly evil"

The husband of murdered Jill Meagher was speaking after her killer was sentenced to life in prison.

Jill Meagher's family feel no 'anger or bitterness' towards Adrian Bayley

The 41-year-old was jailed for at least 35 years for the rape and murder of the Irish woman in Melbourne last September.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

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Jill Meagher's rapist and killer jailed for at least 35 years

Adrian Bayley was told by the judge that he had “little compunction about sexual offending when the mood took”.

# jill-meagher - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

Adrian Bayley to be sentenced for Jill Meagher murder later tonight

The 41-year-old has pleaded guilty to the rape and murder of the 29-year-old Irish woman in Australia last year.

Families of murder victims unhappy with sentencing and bail laws

Support group AdVic has called for a number of reforms, including minimum sentences for homicide.

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