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# kevin-lunney - Monday 7 December, 2020

Trial of four men accused of falsely imprisoning and assaulting Kevin Lunney to go ahead next month
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# Qih

Trial of four men accused of falsely imprisoning and assaulting Kevin Lunney to go ahead next month

Updated Dec 7th 2020, 3:20 PM 11,113 Views 0 Comments

The Special Criminal Court today refused an application from the defence to adjourn the 12-week trial.

# kevin-lunney - Thursday 26 November, 2020

One of Kevin Lunney accused made 'planted' DNA complaint to Garda Ombudsman, court hears
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

One of Kevin Lunney accused made 'planted' DNA complaint to Garda Ombudsman, court hears

Nov 26th 2020, 10:50 PM 23,611 Views 0 Comments

Lunney (50) was abducted close to his home in Co Fermanagh on the evening of 17 September 2019.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 17 November, 2020

Kevin Lunney case not ready to proceed over phone data law 'uncertainty', court hears
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Kevin Lunney case not ready to proceed over phone data law 'uncertainty', court hears

Nov 17th 2020, 2:27 PM 13,626 Views 1 Comment

Lawyers for one of the accused claim the law on the retention and accessing of mobile phone data is in “a state of significant uncertainty” in Ireland.

# kevin-lunney - Monday 2 November, 2020

Trial of four men accused of falsely imprisoning Kevin Lunney may not go ahead in January
# Quinn Industrial Holdings
# Quinn Industrial Holdings

Trial of four men accused of falsely imprisoning Kevin Lunney may not go ahead in January

Nov 2nd 2020, 2:32 PM 29,198 Views 0 Comments

The defendants have brought High Court challenges against the Special Criminal Court’s jurisdiction to try the matter.

# kevin-lunney - Monday 7 September, 2020

Man charged in Kevin Lunney case brings challenge against Special Criminal Court
# Courts
# Courts

Man charged in Kevin Lunney case brings challenge against Special Criminal Court

Sep 7th 2020, 10:03 PM 28,820 Views 0 Comments

Alan O’Brien is the second of the four accused men to challenge the SCC’s jurisdiction to hear the trial.

# kevin-lunney - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Court hearing into attack on Kevin Lunney hears that car seized by gardaí may have been 'accidentally burned'
# Courts
# Courts

Court hearing into attack on Kevin Lunney hears that car seized by gardaí may have been 'accidentally burned'

Updated Jun 10th 2020, 9:00 PM 39,975 Views 0 Comments

The non-jury court heard this morning that the trial will commence on Monday 21 January 2021.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

Men charged over Kevin Lunney abduction granted bail after video-link hearing from Portlaoise Prison
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Men charged over Kevin Lunney abduction granted bail after video-link hearing from Portlaoise Prison

Apr 28th 2020, 12:54 PM 13,721 Views 0 Comments

Luke O’Reilly of Kilcogy, Co Cavan and Darren Redmond of East Wall, Dublin are charged with false imprisonment and assault causing serious harm.

# kevin-lunney - Monday 20 April, 2020

'Lengthy' trial expected in Special Criminal Court for four men charged with Kevin Lunney false imprisonment
# Courts
# Courts

'Lengthy' trial expected in Special Criminal Court for four men charged with Kevin Lunney false imprisonment

Apr 20th 2020, 5:46 PM 21,106 Views 0 Comments

The abduction trial is expected to begin in January 2021.

# kevin-lunney - Thursday 12 March, 2020

Gardaí make another arrest in Kevin Lunney abduction investigation
# Arrest
# Arrest

Gardaí make another arrest in Kevin Lunney abduction investigation

Mar 12th 2020, 1:18 PM 18,567 Views 0 Comments

The man is being held at Cavan Garda Station.

# kevin-lunney - Friday 6 March, 2020

Four arrested in Kevin Lunney torture probe released
# Fermanagh
# Fermanagh

Four arrested in Kevin Lunney torture probe released

Mar 6th 2020, 8:21 AM 11,514 Views 0 Comments

The two men and one woman were detained in the Fermanagh area by the PSNI on Thursday.

# kevin-lunney - Thursday 5 March, 2020

Four people arrested in relation to abduction of Kevin Lunney
# Qih
# Qih

Four people arrested in relation to abduction of Kevin Lunney

Mar 5th 2020, 1:42 PM 19,463 Views 0 Comments

Three of the arrests were made by the PSNI, and Gardaí arrested the fourth person, who is being detained in Cavan.

# kevin-lunney - Thursday 19 December, 2019

Three men charged with attacking QIH director Kevin Lunney denied bail in High Court
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# Kevin Lunney

Three men charged with attacking QIH director Kevin Lunney denied bail in High Court

Dec 19th 2019, 8:11 PM 25,555 Views 0 Comments

The three men were charged with assault causing harm and false imprisonment.

# kevin-lunney - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

QIH directors meet Garda Commissioner for investigation update
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

QIH directors meet Garda Commissioner for investigation update

Dec 18th 2019, 6:29 PM 7,893 Views 0 Comments

In September, QIH director Kevin Lunney was taken from near his home and assaulted.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Gardaí say more work needed in Kevin Lunney abduction probe as four men remanded in custody
# Qih
# Qih

Gardaí say more work needed in Kevin Lunney abduction probe as four men remanded in custody

Dec 3rd 2019, 3:11 PM 11,541 Views 0 Comments

The four men were remanded to appear next Friday 13 December.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Four men appear in court charged with assault and false imprisonment of Kevin Lunney
# Qih
# Qih

Four men appear in court charged with assault and false imprisonment of Kevin Lunney

Updated Nov 26th 2019, 2:41 PM 31,746 Views 0 Comments

The four men were arrested last week in the ongoing probe.

# kevin-lunney - Thursday 21 November, 2019

Kevin Lunney abduction: Four men now in custody after further arrests
# Qih
# Qih

Kevin Lunney abduction: Four men now in custody after further arrests

Updated Nov 21st 2019, 3:13 PM 32,063 Views 29 Comments

Four men have been arrested today.

# kevin-lunney - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

PSNI chief constable meets Lunney and other QIH directors to update on torture investigation
# Qih
# Qih

PSNI chief constable meets Lunney and other QIH directors to update on torture investigation

Nov 20th 2019, 7:35 AM 6,497 Views 7 Comments

Chief constable Simon Byrne said that the attack on Kevin Lunney was a “truly horrific crime”.

# kevin-lunney - Monday 18 November, 2019

Taoiseach praises Cavan priest's 'considerable courage' for hitting out at Kevin Lunney abduction
# Oliver O’Reilly
# Oliver O’Reilly

Taoiseach praises Cavan priest's 'considerable courage' for hitting out at Kevin Lunney abduction

Nov 18th 2019, 8:08 PM 17,535 Views 27 Comments

A cross-border police investigation into the incident is underway.

Cyril 'Dublin Jimmy' McGuinness died from suspected 'cardiac event', inquest hears
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

Cyril 'Dublin Jimmy' McGuinness died from suspected 'cardiac event', inquest hears

Nov 18th 2019, 5:46 PM 31,837 Views 34 Comments

McGuinness collapsed while police searched a house he was staying in on 8 November.

Clerics defend Cavan priest Oliver O'Reilly after he spoke out following Kevin Lunney attack
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# Qih

Clerics defend Cavan priest Oliver O'Reilly after he spoke out following Kevin Lunney attack

Nov 18th 2019, 7:53 AM 26,064 Views 48 Comments

Fr Oliver O’Reilly has spoken out against the violence in the region.

# kevin-lunney - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Three people arrested as part of probe into Kevin Lunney attack have been released
# Qih
# Qih

Three people arrested as part of probe into Kevin Lunney attack have been released

Nov 16th 2019, 8:41 AM 16,590 Views 22 Comments

The two men and one woman were released in the early hours this morning.

# kevin-lunney - Thursday 14 November, 2019

Three people arrested over kidnap and torture of businessman Kevin Lunney
# Quinn
# Quinn

Three people arrested over kidnap and torture of businessman Kevin Lunney

Nov 14th 2019, 8:30 AM 35,769 Views 22 Comments

Two men and a woman are being held over Lunney’s kidnap in September.

# kevin-lunney - Monday 11 November, 2019

Garda body demands apology over 'ill-informed and elitist' remarks about policing of Quinn violence
# Michael D'Arcy
# Michael D'Arcy

Garda body demands apology over 'ill-informed and elitist' remarks about policing of Quinn violence

Nov 11th 2019, 10:29 AM 26,824 Views 50 Comments

Michael D’Arcy made the comments on RTÉ yesterday afternoon.

# kevin-lunney - Sunday 10 November, 2019

'Law and order must, and will, prevail' - Leo Varadkar meets with QIH directors
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

'Law and order must, and will, prevail' - Leo Varadkar meets with QIH directors

Updated Nov 10th 2019, 6:30 PM 35,175 Views 79 Comments

The Taoiseach said he particularly wanted to meet with Kevin Lunney follwoing his “barbaric” abduction.

# kevin-lunney - Friday 8 November, 2019

Main suspect in Kevin Lunney kidnap case dies after taking ill during police raid
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

Main suspect in Kevin Lunney kidnap case dies after taking ill during police raid

Updated Nov 8th 2019, 5:54 PM 123,782 Views 107 Comments

Gardaí investigating the case have now completed searches in Cavan, Longford and Dublin.

Alleged mastermind of Kevin Lunney torture was career criminal with over 50 convictions
# Cyril McGuinness
# Cyril McGuinness

Alleged mastermind of Kevin Lunney torture was career criminal with over 50 convictions

Nov 8th 2019, 3:25 PM 121,409 Views 91 Comments

Cyril McGuinness died of a suspected heart attack today.

Kevin Lunney abduction: 13 locations in Dublin, Cavan, Longford and England being searched this morning
# Qih
# Qih

Kevin Lunney abduction: 13 locations in Dublin, Cavan, Longford and England being searched this morning

Nov 8th 2019, 8:51 AM 30,075 Views 31 Comments

The PSNI are searching four residential properties and one commercial premises in the Derrylin area of Fermanagh.

# kevin-lunney - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

'I heard it breaking and I roared': Quinn director Kevin Lunney describes kidnap and torture by border gang
# Qih
# Qih

'I heard it breaking and I roared': Quinn director Kevin Lunney describes kidnap and torture by border gang

Nov 6th 2019, 7:34 AM 56,319 Views 39 Comments

The businessman detailed his traumatic ordeal in a BBC interview last night.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Kevin Lunney speaks about his torture and near-escape from border gang in first TV interview
# Quinn Industrial Holdings
# Quinn Industrial Holdings

Kevin Lunney speaks about his torture and near-escape from border gang in first TV interview

Nov 5th 2019, 8:12 PM 51,271 Views 26 Comments

Kevin Lunney will detail his traumatic ordeal to the BBC Spotlight NI programme later this evening.

# kevin-lunney - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Quinn Industrial Holdings CEO: Criminals are seeking to 'control the area and everybody in it'
# Threats Of Violence
# Threats Of Violence

Quinn Industrial Holdings CEO: Criminals are seeking to 'control the area and everybody in it'

Oct 30th 2019, 9:18 AM 53,510 Views 64 Comments

Liam McCaffrey says a “small group of criminals organised by a paymaster” are behind the threats.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Quinn Industrial Holdings directors given 'final warning' in new threat against the company
# Threats
# Threats

Quinn Industrial Holdings directors given 'final warning' in new threat against the company

Oct 29th 2019, 5:50 PM 37,310 Views 59 Comments

The letter warned the directors that this was their “final warning” and that “we could have killed Kevin very easily”.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Kevin Lunney's brother: 'If he hadn't have been found, he definitely wouldn't have survived'
# Left For Dead
# Left For Dead

Kevin Lunney's brother: 'If he hadn't have been found, he definitely wouldn't have survived'

Oct 22nd 2019, 1:49 PM 17,190 Views 9 Comments

Tony Lunney described in detail the moment he got a call to say Kevin’s car was on fire

# kevin-lunney - Monday 21 October, 2019

Quinn executives warned their safety is at risk as gardaí faced with 'wall of silence' in rural community
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

Quinn executives warned their safety is at risk as gardaí faced with 'wall of silence' in rural community

Oct 21st 2019, 12:08 PM 29,946 Views 37 Comments

Kevin Lunney was tortured on 23 September.

# kevin-lunney - Friday 18 October, 2019

Lunney attack: Sean Quinn no longer wants to take back control of his former businesses
# Qih
# Qih

Lunney attack: Sean Quinn no longer wants to take back control of his former businesses

Oct 18th 2019, 6:19 PM 33,690 Views 48 Comments

Kevin Lunney was abducted from his home in Co Fermanagh in September.

# kevin-lunney - Thursday 26 September, 2019

The Explainer: Why was a Quinn Industrial Holdings director abducted?
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# Podcast

The Explainer: Why was a Quinn Industrial Holdings director abducted?

Sep 26th 2019, 5:30 PM 62,722 Views 15 Comments

In the wake of the recent attack on Kevin Lunney, we look at what has been having in relation to the company.

# kevin-lunney - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Taoiseach says Facebook's standards must be reviewed after posts about QIH executives left online for years
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# Kevin Lunney

Taoiseach says Facebook's standards must be reviewed after posts about QIH executives left online for years

Sep 25th 2019, 8:30 PM 12,780 Views 24 Comments

John McCartin said posts making claims about the executives had remained on the social media platform for years.

'No stone will be left unturned': Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan visits Quinn staff
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

'No stone will be left unturned': Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan visits Quinn staff

Sep 25th 2019, 3:00 PM 9,299 Views 17 Comments

Flanagan said that “nobody is above the law” and said that he “acknowledged” the history of intimidation against QIH staff.

'Lunney attack was the last straw': Martin says cross-border agency needed to root the 'evil out of the border region'
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

'Lunney attack was the last straw': Martin says cross-border agency needed to root the 'evil out of the border region'

Sep 25th 2019, 1:16 PM 9,133 Views 25 Comments

Martin said the people living along the border have had enough.

Armed gardaí to patrol Cavan from Monday as officers call for information on van with 'distinctive' red floor
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

Armed gardaí to patrol Cavan from Monday as officers call for information on van with 'distinctive' red floor

Sep 25th 2019, 1:13 PM 18,071 Views 14 Comments

Twenty new recruits are also being sent to the district in November.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

Facebook says it removed a 'significant number of posts' about QIH executives in recent years
# Quinn Industrial Holdings
# Quinn Industrial Holdings

Facebook says it removed a 'significant number of posts' about QIH executives in recent years

Sep 24th 2019, 7:28 PM 25,009 Views 7 Comments

Gardaí and the PSNI are continuing to probe the attack on Kevin Lunney.

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