This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 16 °C Friday 14 August, 2020

#locked up for life

# locked-up-for-life - Friday 2 December, 2016

Life sentence for killer who tortured and murdered man with learning difficulties

James Wheatley’s mother and then girlfriend were also locked up for their part in the murder.

# locked-up-for-life - Monday 31 October, 2016

Melanie McCarthy McNamara's killer to spend sentence in solitary confinement

Keith Hall has a contract on his head and prison guards have a duty to protect him from harm.