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# convicted - Thursday 4 August, 2022

'Unjustified' Brittney Griner verdict sparks renewed calls for US action
# Reaction
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# Reaction

'Unjustified' Brittney Griner verdict sparks renewed calls for US action

Aug 4th 2022, 10:42 PM 5,549 Views 1 Comment

A Russian court jailed the basketball star for nine years today over drug smuggling.

# convicted - Monday 16 May, 2022

Ex-France international footballer convicted of armed assault
# Punishment
From The42
# Punishment

Ex-France international footballer convicted of armed assault

May 16th 2022, 6:28 PM 18,405 Views 2 Comments

Tony Vairelles has been sentenced to five years in prison, with two suspended.

# convicted - Friday 24 September, 2021

Man convicted of rape and sexual assault of teenager
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# Convicted

Man convicted of rape and sexual assault of teenager

Sep 24th 2021, 5:15 PM 22,454 Views 0 Comments

He will be sentenced in November.

# convicted - Thursday 23 September, 2021

Learner who drove her car over cyclist while unaccompanied convicted of dangerous driving
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

Learner who drove her car over cyclist while unaccompanied convicted of dangerous driving

Sep 23rd 2021, 7:51 PM 46,596 Views 0 Comments

Paulina Galantkiewicz (34) told the trial that she “basically panicked” after realising her car had collided with someone.

# convicted - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

Man who abused young nieces has jail time reduced after appeal
# Courts
# Courts

Man who abused young nieces has jail time reduced after appeal

Jul 28th 2020, 7:52 PM 29,356 Views 0 Comments

The 48-year-old was convicted in 2018 of 25 counts of sexual assault.

# convicted - Monday 15 June, 2020

Rapist (75) who abused sister and his seven daughters over 23-year period jailed for 20 years
# James O'reilly
# James O'reilly

Rapist (75) who abused sister and his seven daughters over 23-year period jailed for 20 years

Jun 15th 2020, 1:43 PM 45,839 Views 0 Comments

From 1977 to 2000, James O’Reilly (75) subjected the young girls to “horrific” sexual abuse.

# convicted - Monday 23 March, 2020

Harvey Weinstein reported to have tested positive for coronavirus
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# Convicted

Harvey Weinstein reported to have tested positive for coronavirus

Mar 23rd 2020, 10:39 AM 35,542 Views 41 Comments

Sources told TMZ that Weinstein was one of two inmates to test positive at a New York prison.

# convicted - Monday 21 October, 2019

'Depraved': Child rapist jailed for seven years
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# Convicted

'Depraved': Child rapist jailed for seven years

Oct 21st 2019, 1:13 PM 32,292 Views 14 Comments

The survivor of the attack was the man’s then-girlfriend’s younger sister, who is waiving her anonymity.

# convicted - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

One of Britain's most wanted fugitives convicted of murder following international manhunt
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# Convicted

One of Britain's most wanted fugitives convicted of murder following international manhunt

Oct 1st 2019, 3:47 PM 33,946 Views 0 Comments

Shane O’Brien slashed 21-year-old Josh Hanson’s neck at a west London bar in 2015.

# convicted - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Man with 56 convictions sentenced to four years in prison, two suspended, for dragging woman from car
# Cork
# Cork

Man with 56 convictions sentenced to four years in prison, two suspended, for dragging woman from car

Jul 4th 2019, 7:44 AM 27,695 Views 43 Comments

He was found guilty of assault causing harm and engaging in threatening and abusive behaviour.

# convicted - Monday 10 June, 2019

Six men escape death sentence for rape and murder of eight-year-old Indian girl
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# Convicted

Six men escape death sentence for rape and murder of eight-year-old Indian girl

Jun 10th 2019, 10:20 PM 34,393 Views 0 Comments

Investigations suggested that the girl was targeted in order to strike fear in her nomad community.

# convicted - Thursday 16 May, 2019

Man who was cleared of murdering former soldier is jailed for stabbing another man on same night
# Gary Watson
# Gary Watson

Man who was cleared of murdering former soldier is jailed for stabbing another man on same night

May 16th 2019, 1:10 PM 17,562 Views 0 Comments

Gary Watson was convicted by a jury last February.

# convicted - Friday 10 May, 2019

Man convicted of raping two women who were working as prostitutes
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# Convicted

Man convicted of raping two women who were working as prostitutes

May 10th 2019, 10:30 PM 36,019 Views 0 Comments

The man had pleaded not guilty to rape and sexual assault at a hotel in Portlaoise

# convicted - Friday 15 February, 2019

Garda jailed for two years for possession of child abuse images
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Garda jailed for two years for possession of child abuse images

Feb 15th 2019, 11:38 AM 34,502 Views 63 Comments

Joseph O’Connor (58) of west Dublin had pleaded not guilty.

# convicted - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Canadian teacher convicted after he used 'pen camera' to spy on female students
# Voyeur
# Voyeur

Canadian teacher convicted after he used 'pen camera' to spy on female students

Feb 14th 2019, 8:15 PM 45,457 Views 0 Comments

Ryan Jarvis (41) was charged with making video recordings of 27 female students.

# convicted - Friday 4 January, 2019

Former senator found guilty of assaulting 3 gardaí
# James Heffernan
# James Heffernan

Former senator found guilty of assaulting 3 gardaí

Jan 4th 2019, 5:07 PM 42,870 Views 0 Comments

Heffernan appeared in court on charges brought following events relating to 31 July/ 1 August 2016.

# convicted - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Garda convicted of careless driving causing death of elderly woman
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# Convicted

Garda convicted of careless driving causing death of elderly woman

Dec 18th 2018, 7:01 PM 20,455 Views 0 Comments

Warren Farrell was responding to a panic button call at a Topaz garage when the car struck Elizabeth Core.

# convicted - Friday 7 December, 2018

Man convicted of €90,000 tiger kidnapping of postmistress, daughter and Italian student
# Courts
# Courts

Man convicted of €90,000 tiger kidnapping of postmistress, daughter and Italian student

Dec 7th 2018, 1:29 PM 13,829 Views 0 Comments

Paschal Kelly (53) with an address at Cootehill, Co. Cavan, had pleaded not guilty to trespass and to false imprisonment.

# convicted - Friday 30 November, 2018

Defence lawyer says Storm Emma looter was 'high on cocaine at the time'
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# Convicted

Defence lawyer says Storm Emma looter was 'high on cocaine at the time'

Nov 30th 2018, 5:04 PM 27,905 Views 40 Comments

David Berney received a two-year sentence today for burglary, but had 18 months suspended for the looting incident.

# convicted - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Convicted murderer who fled custody on Thursday arrested in Belfast
# Day Release
# Day Release

Convicted murderer who fled custody on Thursday arrested in Belfast

Nov 18th 2018, 1:55 PM 16,293 Views 6 Comments

Samuel McKinley has fled from custody on more than one occasion.

# convicted - Thursday 30 August, 2018

Freddie Thompson found guilty of feud murder of David Douglas
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# Convicted

Freddie Thompson found guilty of feud murder of David Douglas

Updated Aug 30th 2018, 4:38 PM 41,061 Views 40 Comments

He will receive the mandatory life sentence.

# convicted - Monday 30 July, 2018

'I will never ever forgive you': Man to be sentenced in November for rape and sexual abuse of sisters
# Bartholomew Prendergast
# Bartholomew Prendergast

'I will never ever forgive you': Man to be sentenced in November for rape and sexual abuse of sisters

Jul 30th 2018, 7:45 PM 44,670 Views 0 Comments

Bartholomew Prendergast pleaded guilty to two counts of rape and 13 counts of indecent assault of his sister-in-law Stephanie Hickey.

Man who raped sister-in-law when she was 15 is jailed for nine years
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# Convicted

Man who raped sister-in-law when she was 15 is jailed for nine years

Jul 30th 2018, 5:51 PM 25,693 Views 0 Comments

The woman described how she had no prior knowledge of sex the day the man raped her.

# convicted - Thursday 12 July, 2018

Man convicted of causing serious harm to two former partners by infecting them with HIV
# Court
# Court

Man convicted of causing serious harm to two former partners by infecting them with HIV

Jul 12th 2018, 4:12 PM 14,334 Views 0 Comments

The judge described the case as ‘pretty difficult with unusual evidence’.

# convicted - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

London man who made bombs for the Taliban convicted of terror offences
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

London man who made bombs for the Taliban convicted of terror offences

Jun 26th 2018, 5:35 PM 7,088 Views 0 Comments

Ali was arrested by armed police near the Houses of Parliament in London on 27 April 2017.

# convicted - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Convicted of a €7.2 billion fraud - David Drumm was Anglo's man 'who called the shots' at the infamous bank
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# Convicted

Convicted of a €7.2 billion fraud - David Drumm was Anglo's man 'who called the shots' at the infamous bank

Jun 7th 2018, 12:10 AM 26,694 Views 0 Comments

He will be sentenced on 20 June.

# convicted - Thursday 26 April, 2018

'Justice has been done': Victims and prosecutors react to Bill Cosby sex assault conviction
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# Convicted

'Justice has been done': Victims and prosecutors react to Bill Cosby sex assault conviction

Apr 26th 2018, 11:00 PM 22,474 Views 0 Comments

Cosby was convicted of drugging and molesting a university employee 14 years ago.

# convicted - Sunday 22 April, 2018

India approves death penalty for people convicted of raping children under 12
# Widespread Outrage
# Widespread Outrage

India approves death penalty for people convicted of raping children under 12

Apr 22nd 2018, 6:00 AM 9,739 Views 4 Comments

Violent crime against women has been on the rise in India despite tough laws enacted in 2013.

# convicted - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Jury convicts former New York nanny of murdering two children aged two and six
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# Convicted

Jury convicts former New York nanny of murdering two children aged two and six

Apr 19th 2018, 9:31 PM 24,923 Views 0 Comments

The 55-year-old is now likely to spend the rest of her life behind bars.

# convicted - Thursday 22 March, 2018

Man who exploited young girls ordered not to take part in computer programming course
# Matthew Horan
# Matthew Horan

Man who exploited young girls ordered not to take part in computer programming course

Mar 22nd 2018, 5:08 PM 23,371 Views 17 Comments

Matthew Horan was sentenced to nine-and-a-half years with the final two years suspended.

# convicted - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

British man given suspended sentence for Cambodia 'pornographic' pool party photos
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# Convicted

British man given suspended sentence for Cambodia 'pornographic' pool party photos

Mar 20th 2018, 10:01 AM 24,691 Views 9 Comments

Daniel Jones, 31, was among 10 foreigners arrested in January.

# convicted - Friday 2 March, 2018

English club denies cover-up of Barry Bennell's sexual abuse and says it won't hold internal investigation
# Convicted
From The42
# Convicted

English club denies cover-up of Barry Bennell's sexual abuse and says it won't hold internal investigation

Mar 2nd 2018, 5:31 PM 4,774 Views 0 Comments

The former Crewe Alexandra youth coach was sentenced to 31 years in jail for 43 offences against young boys last month.

# convicted - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

Former UK youth football coach Barry Bennell found guilty of child abuse
# Convicted
From The42
# Convicted

Former UK youth football coach Barry Bennell found guilty of child abuse

Feb 13th 2018, 4:57 PM 8,267 Views 0 Comments

Bennell was convicted at Liverpool crown court on 36 counts of abuse between 1979 and 1990.

# convicted - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Irene White investigation turns to the person who paid Anthony Lambe to kill her
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# Convicted

Irene White investigation turns to the person who paid Anthony Lambe to kill her

Jan 30th 2018, 6:10 AM 30,199 Views 14 Comments

One avenue of investigation now being pursued by gardaí is that at least two other people were involved.

# convicted - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Two men, including one who has 25 wives and 146 children, convicted of polygamy
# Canada
# Canada

Two men, including one who has 25 wives and 146 children, convicted of polygamy

Jul 25th 2017, 10:40 AM 49,493 Views 0 Comments

The men face up to five years in prison.

# convicted - Monday 20 March, 2017

Convicted paedophile ordered to sell his house to pay €100,000 awarded to his nephew
# Lucan
# Lucan

Convicted paedophile ordered to sell his house to pay €100,000 awarded to his nephew

Mar 20th 2017, 2:40 PM 23,006 Views 20 Comments

The price will be negotiated in secret between John O’Neill and any prospective purchaser.

# convicted - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Fiancé of author Helen Bailey found guilty of murdering her and hiding body for 3 months
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# Convicted

Fiancé of author Helen Bailey found guilty of murdering her and hiding body for 3 months

Feb 22nd 2017, 12:46 PM 23,864 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that he drugged Helen before killing her and hiding her body, he then sent her text messages and emails in a bid to cover his tracks.

# convicted - Friday 10 February, 2017

Journalist convicted for bringing Syrian boy to Sweden
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# Convicted

Journalist convicted for bringing Syrian boy to Sweden

Feb 10th 2017, 7:15 AM 13,872 Views 37 Comments

Fredrik Onnevall was filming a documentary when he met the 15-year-old boy in Greece.

# convicted - Friday 3 February, 2017

Man who hoped his dog would get better without treatment convicted of animal cruelty
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# Convicted

Man who hoped his dog would get better without treatment convicted of animal cruelty

Feb 3rd 2017, 2:44 PM 29,012 Views 35 Comments

The man was in denial and hoped his pet would recover.

# convicted - Friday 13 January, 2017

Australian firm responsible for Irishwoman's scalping injuries fined
# Serious Injuries
# Serious Injuries

Australian firm responsible for Irishwoman's scalping injuries fined

Jan 13th 2017, 1:25 PM 43,911 Views 19 Comments

Annie Dunne suffered the injuries while working on a farm.

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