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# ana kriegel

This year
Cases over posting photos of Ana Kriegél's murderers shouldn't be sent to lower court, State argues
The state has appealed a High Court ruling that quashed a District Court judge’s refusal to hear the cases.
Last year
Boy B withdraws appeal against Ana Kriegel murder conviction
The Court of Appeal had previously refused to allow Boy B’s lawyers to introduce fresh evidence from two child psychologists.
Court refuses to allow new evidence in appeal by Boy B over Ana Kriegel murder
The judge said that the application to bring fresh evidence does not come near the threshold set for such cases.
Boy B subjected to 'manipulation and pressure' during garda interviews, court hears
Boy B and his co-accused Boy A were found guilty by a Central Criminal Court jury in June 2019 of murdering Ana Kriegel.
Father of murdered 14-year-old Ana Kriegel passes away
Patrick Kriegel passed away on 19 June.
Date set for Boy B’s bid to introduce fresh evidence in appeal against Ana Kriegel murder conviction
Boy A and Boy B were both found guilty by unanimous verdicts of murdering Ana Kriegel in June 2019.
Boy B wants to introduce new evidence in Ana Kriegel murder appeal, court hears
The now 17-year-old was unanimously found guilty of murdering the schoolgirl in June 2019.
Woman who identified killers of Ana Kriegel on social media given fully suspended sentence
Judge Martin Nolan said that Louise Heaney (49) was probably overcome with emotion when she posted pictures of the two boys.
All time
Woman sent for trial accused of sharing photo of Boy A in Ana Kriegel murder case
Boy A was aged 13 at the time of the murder and as a juvenile defendant he has the legal right to anonymity.
Explainer: Why has the Irish media been barred from reporting the names of children who have been murdered?
A recent Court of Appeal judgment has thrown into chaos certain court reporting practices.
Man due in court over probe into details shared online claiming to identify boy convicted of Ana Kriegel murder
11 people have already appeared before the courts in relation to this matter.
10 accused of sharing pictures or naming boys who murdered Ana Kriegel
The ten people were investigated and had their cases listed in court today.
Woman in court over probe into details shared online claiming to identify boy convicted of Ana Kriegel murder
Gardaí said this is the first person to face prosecution in relation to this investigation.
Boy B found guilty of Ana Kriegel murder makes 'very unusual application' to exceed legal aid limits
The thrust of Boy B’s appeal will focus on the refusal to allow before the jury the evidence of a clinical psychologist.
Teenager convicted of murdering and sexually assaulting Ana Kriegel attacked at Oberstown Detention Centre
The incident happened on Sunday evening.
Boy B given April date to appeal conviction for murdering Ana Kriegel
The 15-year-old was sentenced to a term of 15 years.
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Boy B launches appeal against his conviction for murder of Ana Kriegel
Boy B was sentenced to a term of 15 years.
Contempt of court proceedings against Facebook, Twitter over Kriegel killers' identities struck out
A court hear today that “alarming posts” on social media are causing considerable distress to Boy A’s family.
Explainer: Why the two boys who murdered Ana Kriegel can never be named
The judge and gardaí have made it clear that there could be severe penalties for anyone who attempts to publicly identify them.
The Explainer: How did the judge decide the sentences in the Ana Kriegel case?
Mr Justice Paul McDermott would have given careful consideration to the sentences imposed in this difficult case.
Earliest possible release dates for Boy A and Boy B will be in 2031 and 2027
The judge said he wanted the court to be kept fully informed about the boys’ progress and development in custody.
Taoiseach says derelict house where Ana Kriegel was murdered should be demolished
The property is currently a protected structure.
'You will be given a chance to reconstruct your life - I hope you take it': The convictions of Boy A and B
“Her family must bear their grief. You will be given a chance to reconstruct your life – I hope you take it.”
Ana Kriegel case: Boy A given life sentence with review after 12 years. Boy B sentenced to 15 years, with review after 8
Both boys were 13 years of age when they murdered Ana Kriegel in an abandoned house in Lucan in 2018.
'She was just a little girl with so many hopes and dreams': What Ana Kriegel meant to her loved ones
Sentencing her killers today, Mr Justice Paul McDermott stressed that Ana’s short life should not be defined by the crimes committed against her.
'Unprecedented' and 'innovative': Senior gardaí praise huge commitment given during Ana Kriegel investigation
Two boys were sentenced today for the murder of 14-year-old Ana Kriegel.
'Forever is not long enough': Parents of Ana Kriegel react to sentencing
Two teenage boys were today sentenced for their roles in the 14-year-old’s murder.
Boys convicted of Ana Kriegel's murder due to be sentenced today
Judge Paul McDermott is due to give his ruling today.
'The death of a child is a parent's worst nightmare': Boy A's grandfather expresses sympathy for family of Ana Kriegel in court
The sentencing hearing of Boy A and Boy B is taking place at the Central Criminal Court.
Sentence hearing for two boys convicted of murder of Ana Kriegel to take place today
The boys, now aged 15, were convicted by unanimous jury verdicts earlier this year.
Sentence hearing for two boys convicted of Ana Kriegel murder to take place next week
In a hearing today, Mr Justice Paul McDermott was given psychological and psychiatric reports relating to Boy A and Boy B.
Government officials clashed over roles on regulating children's access to porn after Ana Kriegel trial
Two departments claimed they weren’t responsible for monitoring the issue.
Full probation reports on boys who murdered Ana Kriégel won't be given to each other's legal teams
Justice McDermott then said he does not want any more than five members of the media present in court when the boys are sentenced next October.
Ana Kriegel murder: Sentencing of Boy A and Boy B delayed until 29 October
The court is waiting for psychiatric reports to be completed.
Irish Daily Mail fined €25,000 over front page headline published during Ana Kriegel trial
Mr Justice Paul McDermott said there was “no effective editorial control over the manner in which the story was conveyed to the public”.
Judge to decide on editor's role in Ana Kriegel story which led to newspaper being barred from court
Associated News (Ireland) Ltd, owners of the Daily Mail newspaper, accepted its responsibility and pleaded guilty to contempt of court.
Journalist fined €2,500 after inadvertently naming boy convicted of Ana Kriegel's murder on live radio
The journalist apologised unreservedly and accepted it was a terrible error.
Boy A and Boy B parents may be interviewed ahead of sentencing
Boy A and Boy B were last month convicted of the murder of 14-year-old Ana Kriegel.
Journalist alleged to have named one of Ana Kriegel's murderers on local radio, court told
Niall O’Connor allegedly named one of the boys twice during an interview on the Neil Prendeville show on Red FM.