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# Guilty

All time
# Athlone
‘We have all been touched by evil’ – father of Athlone victim
The families today read victim impact statements in court, with both describing the aftermath of the attack.
# dangerous dog
Man found guilty after 'shocking' dog attack on four-year-old girl
Another dog owned by the man chased a cat into a house last year, bit a man inside and then killed the cat, the court heard.
# caught rapid
How the hell could you stay mad at these guilty dogs?
We just want to give them all a great big cuddle.
# Guilty
Amanda Knox ex-boyfriend says he wasn't trying to flee Italy
Raffaele Sollecito said he turned back from a trip when he learned he had been convicted for a second time of the killing of Meredith Kercher.
# Guilty
Amanda Knox convicted of Meredith Kercher murder at retrial
Knox was not in court today, something that raises the possibility of a legal battle between Italy and the US.
# Guilty
Thomas Byrne sentenced to 12 years in jail for fraud and theft
The former solicitor was found guilty of 50 charges in the State’s largest-ever fraud trial last month.
# Guilty
Lostprophets lead singer pleads guilty to attempted baby rape
The 36-year-old admitted to 11 offences at Cardiff Crown Court yesterday.
# Courts
Thomas Byrne found guilty of 50 charges in fraud trial
The jury came to its decision after 17 hours and 29 minutes of deliberations.
# Natasha McShane
Man found guilty of attempted murder of Natasha McShane
Heriberto Viramontes now faces between six and 120 years in prison after being convicted of a total of 10 counts.
# dogshaming
These dogs are SO ashamed of themselves
The ultimate dogshaming.
# Guilty
Turkish waiter found guilty of murdering two Irish women
The former boyfriend of Marion Graham’s daughter will serve life in prison, but his father has been acquitted.
# Peru
Michaella McCollum Connolly to plead guilty to drug trafficking charges
The Monaghan-born woman, accused of trying to smuggle drugs from Peru to Spain, is hoping to receive a shorter sentence in return for entering a guilty plea.
# Murder
Dundon sat listening to headphones as he was convicted of murder
John Dundon removed his headphones only to listen to his defence counsel as his solicitor says he maintains his innocence.
# ariel castro
Kidnapper of Ohio women accepts sentence of more than 1,000 years
Ariel Castro pleaded guilty to his crimes and accepted a life sentence, avoiding the death penalty.
# Malawi
Court fines man for calling president 'stupid'
The man called President Joyce Banda “stupid and a failure”.
# Guilty
6 teens and father convicted of killing Dutch linesman
A court heard how Richard Nieuwenhuizen was beaten to death after officiating a youth match last December.
# April Jones
Man found guilty of murdering 5-year-old April Jones
The young girl’s body has still never been found, though blood and tiny bone fragments that were a near-perfect DNA match were found at Bridger’s cottage.
# UK
House fire: Couple found guilty of manslaughter of 6 children
Mick Philpott and his wife Mairead have been found guilty
# Nicola Furlong
Furlong family: 'Nicola's life was worth more than that'
Richard Hinds was found guilty of murder and sentenced to between five and 10 years in prison this morning.
# Drugs
Rattigan found guilty of dealing drugs from prison cell
A search of the drug dealer’s cell at Portlaoise Prison uncovered mobile phones, SIM cards and notebooks with details of distribution.
# Guilty
Paralympics 2012: Brazilian powerlifter banned after drugs test
Bruno Pinheiro Carra was tested out of competition on August 24.
# Courts
‘Unusual sentence’ for sex offender raises doubts about system’s fairness
Anthony Lyons had five-and-a-half years of his six-year sentence suspended after being found guilty of sexually attacking a woman in Dublin two years ago.
# Massacre
One year on: Norway remembers victims of Oslo, Utoya attacks
The country’s Prime Minister said the killer had failed in his declared goal of destroying Norway’s commitment to being an inclusive society.
# Fraud
GlaxoSmithKline fined $3 billion in US
The fine was the largest health care fraud settlement in US history.
# Guilty
No comment from Fine Gael as Fred Forsey found guilty in corruption trial
The former Fine Gael town councillor was found guilty of corruptly accepting payments totalling €80,000 at a court in Waterford today.
# US
Man found guilty of murdering three members of Jennifer Hudson's family
William Balfour was found guilty of the first-degree murder of the Grammy Award winner’s mother, brother and nephew in 2008.
# Verdict
Footballer found guilty of rape, jailed for five years
Ched Evans had denied the charge, along with Port Vale defender Clayton McDonald, who was found not guilty.
# Long Goodbye
Friends forever: No hard feelings towards Mick, says Doyle
Kevin Doyle insists that Mick McCarthy’s decision to drop him in recent weeks never changed his opinion of the boss.
# Guilty
Holiday home fraudster Kevin O'Kane sentenced to 4-and-a-half years
O’Kane had swindled money from investors for properties in Turkey which he did not own.
# Guilty
'I don't know what came over me' - Man United fan banned for three years
Howard Hobson has been found guilty of racially abusing Kenwyne Jones on January 31.
# Guilty
Family found guilty of murdering three daughters in "honour killing"
Prosecutors said the defendants killed the teenage sisters for defying rules on dress, dating, socialising and using the internet.
# Suarez
'Dangerous' that people don't know the full Suarez story - Dalglish
The Liverpool boss continued to defend the club’s response to the Luis Suarez racism row after last night’s defeat against Manchester City.
# Rough Ride
Top female jockey found guilty in corruption probe
Kirsty Milczarek insists that she will appeal the BHA’s decision to find her guilty of race-fixing.
# Guilty
Landis convicted in France over doping lab hacking
The court in Pari has given the disgraced, former Tour de France winner a 12-month suspended prison sentence — six months fewer than the penalty sought by the state prosecutor.
# Spot Fixing
Pakistani trio jailed for cricket fixing scam
Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Amir have been handed custodial sentences after they were found guilty of spot fixing.
# USA
US couple found guilty of death of adopted son
An American couple have been found guilty of the involuntary manslaughter of their son, who died of serious head injuries two years ago – they say he ran into a stove.
# Guilty
Girl who was kept captive for 18 years says she's "relieved" by her kidnappers' guilty pleas
Jaycee Lee Dugard was snatched from the street she lived on in June 1991, and was kept hidden in a back garden for 18 years. She gave birth to two daughters during that time.