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#Special Criminal Court

# special-criminal-court - Friday 1 May, 2015

Man sentenced to life in prison for murder of gangland boss Eamon Kelly
# Courts
# Courts

Man sentenced to life in prison for murder of gangland boss Eamon Kelly

May 1st 2015, 12:51 PM 13,227 Views 10 Comments

Sean Connolly was sentenced at the Special Criminal Court today.

# special-criminal-court - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Tight security in court as man accused of gang murder turns State witness
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Tight security in court as man accused of gang murder turns State witness

Nov 18th 2014, 3:37 PM 26,471 Views 0 Comments

There were significant delays at the Criminal Courts of Justice as every person entering was screened through security.

# special-criminal-court - Saturday 19 July, 2014

Man in court after dissident republican arrests in Dublin
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Man in court after dissident republican arrests in Dublin

Jul 19th 2014, 8:05 PM 10,336 Views 0 Comments

The man in his 30s will be before the Special Criminal Court tonight.

# special-criminal-court - Monday 14 July, 2014

Austerity has 'weakened' the human rights of Ireland's most vulnerable
# United Nations
# United Nations

Austerity has 'weakened' the human rights of Ireland's most vulnerable

Jul 14th 2014, 11:44 AM 7,620 Views 36 Comments

The State is appearing before a United Nations committee to hear concerns over human rights in Ireland.

# special-criminal-court - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Three men to appear before Special Criminal Court in connection with Republican activity
# Dissident Republicans
# Dissident Republicans

Three men to appear before Special Criminal Court in connection with Republican activity

May 27th 2014, 8:49 PM 10,455 Views 0 Comments

Two other men have been released and a file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

# special-criminal-court - Thursday 12 December, 2013

Special Criminal Court trial 'did not violate human rights' of IRA member
# IRA
# IRA

Special Criminal Court trial 'did not violate human rights' of IRA member

Dec 12th 2013, 1:47 PM 7,435 Views 33 Comments

Kenneth Donohoe claimed his right to a fair trial was not upheld by the Special Criminal Court. The European Court of Human Rights did not agree.

# special-criminal-court - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Column: The Special Criminal Court erodes our rights – it needs to be abolished
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The Special Criminal Court erodes our rights – it needs to be abolished

Aug 21st 2013, 7:00 AM 806 Views 132 Comments

We should be able to protect jurors and witnesses from intimidation without breaching the fundamental right to trial by jury, writes Jane Horgan-Jones.

# special-criminal-court - Saturday 17 August, 2013

Aaron McKenna: The Special Criminal Court is the best solution for organised crime
# Read Me
# Read Me

Aaron McKenna: The Special Criminal Court is the best solution for organised crime

Aug 17th 2013, 8:00 AM 83 Views 47 Comments

The court has been criticised by human rights bodies – but until we can guarantee a fair trial by jury where witnesses, jurors, and others are protected from intimidation we need to keep it, writes Aaron McKenna.

# special-criminal-court - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Poll: Should the Special Criminal Court be abolished?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the Special Criminal Court be abolished?

Aug 14th 2013, 9:53 AM 10,918 Views 176 Comments

The court has been criticised by the United Nation’s Commission on Human Rights – but its purpose is to ensure juries are not intimidated.

Sisters "plainly terrified" of John Dundon - but they told the truth anyway
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Sisters "plainly terrified" of John Dundon - but they told the truth anyway

Aug 14th 2013, 6:45 AM 15,847 Views 19 Comments

TheJournal.ie recaps the evidence given by April and Lisa Collins which led to the Special Criminal Court handing down a life sentence to known criminal and killer John Dundon.

# special-criminal-court - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Why was Dundon allowed wear headphones during today's judgement?
# Dundon Trial
# Dundon Trial

Why was Dundon allowed wear headphones during today's judgement?

Aug 13th 2013, 7:02 PM 38,883 Views 104 Comments

John Dundon listened to rap music throughout today’s ruling. Many have been asking why the judges allowed him to do so.

Commissioner welcomes Dundon trial result after 'painstaking' investigation
# Murder
# Murder

Commissioner welcomes Dundon trial result after 'painstaking' investigation

Aug 13th 2013, 3:45 PM 6,063 Views 54 Comments

Martin Callinan said the verdict endorses the capacity of the State to deal with this type of serious criminal case.

Dundon sat listening to headphones as he was convicted of murder
# Murder
# Murder

Dundon sat listening to headphones as he was convicted of murder

Aug 13th 2013, 3:20 PM 14,685 Views 51 Comments

John Dundon removed his headphones only to listen to his defence counsel as his solicitor says he maintains his innocence.

# special-criminal-court - Friday 5 July, 2013

Eight men due in court over dissident republican activity
# Dublin
# Dublin

Eight men due in court over dissident republican activity

Jul 5th 2013, 5:42 PM 4,468 Views 0 Comments

Nine men were arrested in two raids in Dublin on Wednesday, with one being released by gardaí since then.

# special-criminal-court - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Dundon trial to begin as he is hospitalised following prison hunger strike
# Courts
# Courts

Dundon trial to begin as he is hospitalised following prison hunger strike

Jun 4th 2013, 10:27 AM 11,036 Views 0 Comments

John Dundon is due before the Special Criminal Court today charged in connection with the 2008 murder of rugby player Shane Geoghegan.

# special-criminal-court - Sunday 31 March, 2013

Eight men due in court in relation to dissident republican activity
# Suspects
# Suspects

Eight men due in court in relation to dissident republican activity

Mar 31st 2013, 1:38 PM 7,221 Views 48 Comments

Eight men were arrested following a garda raid of a commercial premises in Clondalkin, after which a loaded firearm was seized.

# special-criminal-court - Sunday 10 March, 2013

# special-criminal-court - Saturday 9 March, 2013

Three men due in court over Meath pub shooting
# Shooting
# Shooting

Three men due in court over Meath pub shooting

Mar 9th 2013, 2:37 PM 7,572 Views 6 Comments

A second man, who was being held in connection with the shooting, was released this afternoon.

# special-criminal-court - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

Man charged with membership of an unlawful organisation
# Charged
# Charged

Man charged with membership of an unlawful organisation

Jan 16th 2013, 8:45 PM 9,051 Views 0 Comments

The man, in his 40s, was arrested in Limerick last Monday.

# special-criminal-court - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Court for four arrested during dissident republican investigation
# Court
# Court

Court for four arrested during dissident republican investigation

Nov 29th 2012, 9:15 PM 4,874 Views 9 Comments

Gardaí said the three men and one woman were to appear before the court this evening.

# special-criminal-court - Friday 28 September, 2012

Man due in court over Dublin Garda station spying
# Harcourt Street
# Harcourt Street

Man due in court over Dublin Garda station spying

Sep 28th 2012, 6:27 PM 5,896 Views 7 Comments

A 41-year-old man will appear in court this evening in connection with the suspected covert surveillance of the Garda station on Harcourt Street.

Man due in court charged with dissident republican activity
# Court
# Court

Man due in court charged with dissident republican activity

Sep 28th 2012, 3:39 PM 3,931 Views 15 Comments

A 30-year-old man will appear in court in Dublin this evening charged in relation to dissident republican activity.

# special-criminal-court - Saturday 15 September, 2012

Brother of Alan Ryan charged with membership of illegal organisation
# Real IRA
# Real IRA

Brother of Alan Ryan charged with membership of illegal organisation

Sep 15th 2012, 2:51 PM 20,065 Views 0 Comments

Vincent Ryan was charged at a sitting of the Special Criminal Court this morning.

# special-criminal-court - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Shatter dismisses calls to repeal crime laws following Supreme Court ruling
# Organised Crime
# Organised Crime

Shatter dismisses calls to repeal crime laws following Supreme Court ruling

Mar 13th 2012, 3:49 PM 2,998 Views 28 Comments

Alan Shatter dismisses calls from Sinn Féin to repeal the Offences against the State Act after last week’s ruling.

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