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#molly martens

# molly-martens - Friday 21 February, 2020

US attorney general to appeal decision to grant Jason Corbett killers a re-trial

The 39 year-old was murdered in his US home in August 2015.

# molly-martens - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

US judge orders retrial of father and daughter convicted of killing Irishman Jason Corbett

A judge today ruled that a retrial should be held and said that “prejudiucial” errors had been made.

# molly-martens - Thursday 31 January, 2019

Molly and Tom Martens appeal hears evidence excluded from trial supported self-defence claim

The father and daughter are now serving 20 years to 25 years in prison.

# molly-martens - Saturday 19 May, 2018

Jason Corbett's sister: 'I know he had a bag packed, he was going to leave'

Molly Martens was found guilty of killing her husband Jason Corbett by a US court last year.

# molly-martens - Saturday 26 August, 2017

Lawyers for Molly Corbett and Thomas Martens claim jury misconduct in bid to quash murder convictions

Members of the jury discussed the case in an inappropriate way on numerous occasions, the defence claims.

# molly-martens - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Lawyers for Molly Corbett and Thomas Martens seek new trial

A week ago, Corbett and Martens were each found guilty of second-degree murder.

# molly-martens - Thursday 10 August, 2017

'These were particularly extreme injuries': Prosecutors say justice prevailed in Martens' guilty verdict

District Attorney Garry Frank said that he expects Molly and Thomas Martens to appeal their guilty verdicts.

# molly-martens - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Lawyer in Jason Corbett trial bangs bat against table to demonstrate force of impact

The jury in the murder trial will continue deliberating today.

# molly-martens - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

'End this nightmare and find him not guilty' - Court hears final arguments in Corbett murder trial

Jason Corbett’s wife Molly and his father-in-law Thomas Martens are charged with his murder.

# molly-martens - Friday 4 August, 2017

'I hit him until I thought he could not kill me': Thomas Martens testifies at Jason Corbett murder trial

Corbett’s father-in-law admitted that he and Jason never got on.

Jason Corbett's sister tells trial he was 'homesick and lonely'

Thomas Martens and Molly Martens Corbett have claimed they acted in self defence.

# molly-martens - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

Jason Corbett had head injuries 'similar to a car crash or fall from great height'

The trial was briefly delayed as one juror became ill while viewing photos of Jason’s injuries.

# molly-martens - Monday 17 July, 2017

# molly-martens - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Children of Irishman killed in America 'told social workers he hit their step-mother'

Jason Corbett was killed at his home last year.

# molly-martens - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Jason Corbett death: Molly Martens back in court for ruling over their family estate

The judge granted a stay on an order for her to return all property to the home she shared with her husband.

# molly-martens - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Molly Martens and her father enter not guilty pleas in case over Jason Corbett killing

The daughter and father are facing charges of second-degree murder and voluntary manslaughter.

# molly-martens - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

“I intervened and he’s in bad shape. We need help": Court case over Jason Corbett killing continues

Tom and Molly Martens face charges over the Irishman’s death.

# molly-martens - Friday 8 January, 2016

'He is bleeding all over and I may have killed him': 911 call made by Jason Corbett's father-in-law

Tom and Molly Martens face charges over the death.

# molly-martens - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Molly and Tom Martens granted bail in North Carolina court

They were charged with second-degree murder and voluntary manslaughter last night.

# molly-martens - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Jason Corbett's widow 'heartbroken' after losing custody appeal

Molly Martens was named as a person of interest in the police investigation into Corbett’s death.

# molly-martens - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Jason Corbett's parents say his wife is 'exacerbating' their loss

John and Rita Corbett say Molly Martens’ social media posts have added to their grief.

# molly-martens - Monday 31 August, 2015

Seeing Jack and Sarah being taken from Molly was 'the most heart-wrenching scene'

Molly Martens spoke briefly to Newstalk Breakfast this morning

# molly-martens - Friday 28 August, 2015

'I miss you every minute': Stepmother to Jason Corbett's children shares memories online

Molly Martens and her father have been described as ‘persons of interest’ by the police.