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# lee-rigby - Friday 29 January, 2016

Man who wrote graffiti saying "Pakis out now" believed Muslims "wanted to take over and kill everyone"
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# Limerick

Man who wrote graffiti saying "Pakis out now" believed Muslims "wanted to take over and kill everyone"

Jan 29th 2016, 4:41 PM 18,254 Views 98 Comments

Mark Hobbs, a 50-year-old English man living in Kilmallock, Co Limerick, escaped a jail sentence having pleaded guilty to causing criminal damage.

# lee-rigby - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Far-right group Britain First won't stop using the image of murdered soldier Lee Rigby
# Whipping Up Hatred
# Whipping Up Hatred

Far-right group Britain First won't stop using the image of murdered soldier Lee Rigby

Nov 5th 2015, 6:09 PM 16,819 Views 37 Comments

His family have asked before that his image be used to promote peace.

# lee-rigby - Friday 20 March, 2015

Teenager who planned to behead soldiers jailed for 22 years
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# London

Teenager who planned to behead soldiers jailed for 22 years

Mar 20th 2015, 12:16 PM 12,567 Views 47 Comments

Brusthom Ziamani was found with a 12-inch knife and hammer.

# lee-rigby - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Facebook named as host of chat which described horrific murder plan for a soldier
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# Fusilier

Facebook named as host of chat which described horrific murder plan for a soldier

Nov 25th 2014, 4:55 PM 19,904 Views 60 Comments

After the solider’s death, an online discussion about killing a solider between one of the men and someone overseas was uncovered.

UK spies can't handle all of the data they collect
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# Lee Rigby

UK spies can't handle all of the data they collect

Nov 25th 2014, 12:28 PM 5,885 Views 4 Comments

This was disclosed by GCHQ during an inquiry into the investigation of Lee Rigby’s murder.

# lee-rigby - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Man who hacked British soldier to death sentenced to life in prison
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# Lee Rigby

Man who hacked British soldier to death sentenced to life in prison

Feb 26th 2014, 9:30 PM 19,326 Views 70 Comments

Michael Adebolajo and his accomplice Michael Adebowale – also sentenced today – were dragged from the dock after screaming at the judge during sentencing.

# lee-rigby - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday
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# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Dec 19th 2013, 10:59 PM 11,521 Views 7 Comments

Everybody’s talking about goings-on at St Vincent’s Hospital, Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan, and the IMF on the bondholders…

Michael Adebolajo and Michael Adebowale convicted of Lee Rigby murder
# Lee Rigby
# Lee Rigby

Michael Adebolajo and Michael Adebowale convicted of Lee Rigby murder

Dec 19th 2013, 3:50 PM 9,816 Views 43 Comments

Rigby’s family said justice had been done, but “no amount of justice will bring Lee back”.

# lee-rigby - Monday 9 December, 2013

Man accused of Lee Rigby murder “loves” Al Qaeda: “They’re my brothers”
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# Lee Rigby

Man accused of Lee Rigby murder “loves” Al Qaeda: “They’re my brothers”

Dec 9th 2013, 2:36 PM 7,352 Views 0 Comments

Michael Adebolajo and Michael Adebowale are accused of murdering 25-year-old soldier Lee Rigby with knives and a machete.

# lee-rigby - Friday 27 September, 2013

Here’s what happened today: Friday
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# News Fix

Here’s what happened today: Friday

Sep 27th 2013, 11:27 PM 11,239 Views 6 Comments

Get up to speed on the scrums at Ireland’s tax offices today, the renewed strike threat by doctors and the landmark report on climate change…

Men accused of killing Lee Rigby in Woolwich plead 'not guilty'
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# Lee Rigby

Men accused of killing Lee Rigby in Woolwich plead 'not guilty'

Sep 27th 2013, 11:26 AM 5,596 Views 0 Comments

Michael Adebowale and Michael Adebolajo appeared in court, by videolink, today.

# lee-rigby - Saturday 29 June, 2013

EDL leader arrested after breaking police ban on Woolwich march
# Far Right Extremism
# Far Right Extremism

EDL leader arrested after breaking police ban on Woolwich march

Jun 29th 2013, 7:11 PM 5,522 Views 59 Comments

Scotland Yard had told the EDL not to go ahead with a planned rally at the barracks in Woolwich in London where soldier Lee Rigby was hacked to death.

# lee-rigby - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Large numbers of second generation Irish in far-right group, leader claims
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# Hate Group

Large numbers of second generation Irish in far-right group, leader claims

Jun 11th 2013, 12:20 PM 20,808 Views 133 Comments

The head of the EDL said his group would only target Irish in Britain if they use ‘IRA slogans’ or sing rebel songs.

# lee-rigby - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

Woolwich accused disrupts court hearings, shouting: ‘I’m a soldier’
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# Woolwich

Woolwich accused disrupts court hearings, shouting: ‘I’m a soldier’

Jun 5th 2013, 6:34 PM 12,481 Views 0 Comments

Michael Adebolajo asked to be referred to as Mujaahid Abu Hamza, and accused the trial judge of trying to ‘stifle the truth’.

# lee-rigby - Sunday 2 June, 2013

Second man charged with murder of Lee Rigby
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# Lee Rigby

Second man charged with murder of Lee Rigby

Jun 2nd 2013, 9:17 AM 4,590 Views 20 Comments

Michael Adebolajo has also been charged with attempted murder of two police officers.

# lee-rigby - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Woolwich attack: Suspect discharged from hospital as post-mortem results released
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# Woolwich

Woolwich attack: Suspect discharged from hospital as post-mortem results released

May 29th 2013, 8:30 PM 13,227 Views 25 Comments

Post-mortem results show Lee Rigby died of “multiple incised wounds”, as Michael Adebowale is released from hospital,

# lee-rigby - Monday 27 May, 2013

Three men in Lee Rigby murder investigation bailed
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# Terrorism

Three men in Lee Rigby murder investigation bailed

May 27th 2013, 8:12 AM 6,512 Views 14 Comments

The two suspected killers remain in hospital.

# lee-rigby - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Knitting on the Late Late Show and Shatter's apology: The week in quotes
# Said And Done
# Said And Done

Knitting on the Late Late Show and Shatter's apology: The week in quotes

May 26th 2013, 7:00 PM 17,488 Views 22 Comments

“I was told there would be at least one nun sitting in the Late Late Show audience, knitting. And sure enough, there she was”.

Sixth man arrested in connection to Lee Rigby murder
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# London

Sixth man arrested in connection to Lee Rigby murder

May 26th 2013, 4:32 PM 5,282 Views 10 Comments

A 22-year-old man has been arrested by officers investigating the murder of British soldier Lee Rigby in London last week.

French soldier stabbed in neck outside Paris
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# France

French soldier stabbed in neck outside Paris

May 26th 2013, 10:57 AM 10,337 Views 28 Comments

Comparisons have been drawn between the attack and the killing of a British soldier earlier this week.

London police arrest three more over drummer's murder
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# Terrorism

London police arrest three more over drummer's murder

May 26th 2013, 7:38 AM 6,164 Views 19 Comments

Scotland Yard said the men were detained on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murder.

# lee-rigby - Saturday 25 May, 2013

Top readers' comments of the week
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# You Told Us

Top readers' comments of the week

May 25th 2013, 11:00 AM 7,938 Views 13 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the best, the most interesting and the most commented-on pieces from the past week. Did you make it in?

Murder of London soldier raises fears of 'lone wolf' attacks
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# Woolwich

Murder of London soldier raises fears of 'lone wolf' attacks

May 25th 2013, 8:45 AM 7,084 Views 48 Comments

“The problem with amateurs is they just do something – and that’s what makes them dangerous,” said one expert.

# lee-rigby - Friday 24 May, 2013

Police unsure if decapitated British soldier was targeted or not
# Woolwich
# Woolwich

Police unsure if decapitated British soldier was targeted or not

May 24th 2013, 10:57 AM 17,986 Views 137 Comments

It has been revealed that the two men suspected of killing the 25-year-old had been part of previous investigations.

# lee-rigby - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Two more people arrested as police continue investigation into Woolwich attack
# Woolwich
# Woolwich

Two more people arrested as police continue investigation into Woolwich attack

May 23rd 2013, 9:10 PM 10,451 Views 17 Comments

A man and a woman have been arrested, while the two chief suspects remain under arrest in separate hospitals.

Woolwich victim named by UK Ministry of Defence
# London
# London

Woolwich victim named by UK Ministry of Defence

May 23rd 2013, 5:54 PM 21,955 Views 177 Comments

The soldier killed in a machete attack on a London street has been named as Drummer Lee Rigby.