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#sentence hearing

# sentence-hearing - Monday 15 October, 2018

'Unbelievable Courage': Judge praises siblings for reporting sexual abuse they suffered 60 years ago

John Joe Kiernan (86) pleaded guilty at the Central Criminal Court to six sample counts of indecently assaulting one boy and five sample counts of indecently assaulting the boy’s younger sister.

# sentence-hearing - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

Dublin man who attempted to sexually assault woman on her 20th birthday avoids jail sentence

The court heard that the man held the victim’s head in his hands and also ripped off her underwear.

# sentence-hearing - Friday 22 January, 2016

Man who forced boy to have sex with him when they were both minors pleads with judge not to jail him

The man says a jail term may make him suicidal. He has been convicted of forcing his friend to have sex at his home in 2011 when he was 15.