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#Melanie McCarthy-McNamara

# melanie-mccarthy-mcnamara - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Killer of Melanie McCarthy McNamara has jail term cut

Dublin man Keith Hall has had his 20-year sentence cut by two-and-a-half years.

# melanie-mccarthy-mcnamara - Friday 31 July, 2015

Court approves solitary confinement for the killer of Melanie McCarthy-McNamara

Daniel McDonnell has been placed in 23-hour lock-up for his own safety.

# melanie-mccarthy-mcnamara - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Melanie McCarthy-McNamara killer wins High Court case over solitary confinement

The High Court decided that Daniel McDonnell’s constitutional rights were breached.

# melanie-mccarthy-mcnamara - Thursday 12 September, 2013

Inmates poured boiling water and sugar down throat of Melanie killer

It was the second time in four weeks that Keith Hall has been targeted by inmates in Mountjoy Prison.

# melanie-mccarthy-mcnamara - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Here Is What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everybody’s talking about Pat Kenny leaving RTÉ, a newly-published chapter from the Mahon report and a man jailed for the manslaughter of Melanie McCarthy McNamara.

# melanie-mccarthy-mcnamara - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Good morning! Here are nine things you should know as you start your day…

17-year-old due in court over murder of Tallaght teenager

The boy will appear at Tallaght District Court this morning, charged with the murder of Melanie McCarthy-McNamara.

# melanie-mccarthy-mcnamara - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

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The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Your nightly news round-up of the day’s biggest stories…

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Man charged over killing of 16-year-old girl in Tallaght

Melanie McCarthy-McNamara was murdered in a drive-by shooting earlier this month.

# melanie-mccarthy-mcnamara - Friday 17 February, 2012

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Enda Kenny’s American positivity, government’s defence on barracks closures, and Twitter promises to tighten up privacy.

Two still being questioned over shooting of 16-year-old in Tallaght

The men were arrested yesterday evening in connection with the killing of teenager Melanie McCarthy-McNamara last week.

# melanie-mccarthy-mcnamara - Thursday 16 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Your evening round-up of the day’s biggest news stories, plus the bits you may have missed…

Two men arrested in connection with Melanie McCarthy-McNamara shooting

The teenager was fatally wounded as she sat in a parked car on 7 February.

# melanie-mccarthy-mcnamara - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

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Watch: Programme to highlight Ireland’s ‘gun crime crisis’

A TV3 News Special airing tonight will feature an interview with what the programme says is a ‘prominent drug dealer’ who discusses the ease at which guns can be bought in Ireland.

# melanie-mccarthy-mcnamara - Friday 10 February, 2012

Investigation into shooting of Tallaght teenager continues

Gardaí are forensically examining a vehicle believed to have been used in the shooting. However, they could not confirm speculation that two individuals have been linked to the incident.

# melanie-mccarthy-mcnamara - Thursday 9 February, 2012

Investigation into death of Melanie McCarthy-McNamara continues

The 16-year-old was shot in the head in Tallaght on Tuesday night. Gardaí continue to investigate while appealing for the public’s assistance.