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# Ian Bailey

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French detectives return to Ireland to question witnesses over du Plantier death
A French magistrate will rule on whether suspect Ian Bailey will be tried for the murder in France in his absence after this round of interviews is concluded.
Toscan du Plantier murder: Family begins legal battle to change Irish laws
The family of Sophie Toscan du Plantier wants the European Commission to bring Ireland to the European Court of Justice.
Ian Bailey's lawyer: French authorities intend to continue with process
“This is a farcical state of affairs.”
Prime numbers: The week in stats
Some people retiring, some people quitting, others starting new jobs, and some getting through an awful lot of printer ink…
The Daily Fix: Friday
All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces that you may have missed…
Garda Ombudsman investigating Ian Bailey complaint - Shatter
The Justice Minister has said that it is “clearly desirable” that the matters related to Ian Bailey be investigated.
Bailey says his life became "absolutely hell" in years after du Plantier death
The former journalist has given an interview to TV3 in which he claims that Gardaí told the local community that he was responsible for the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier 15 years ago.
The Daily Fix: Thursday
All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…
Ian Bailey wins extradition appeal
Former journalist Bailey was fighting a court order for his extradition to France for questioning about the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier.
Ian Bailey "not the only suspect" in Toscan du Plantier murder investigation
It has emerged that DPP documents name another man who has never been mentioned publicly in the garda investigation into the French woman’s death in Schull, Co Cork.
French detectives to re-interview Du Plantier witnesses
A team of detectives and forensic scientists are due to arrive in Cork to re-interview witnesses and examine evidence linked to the 1996 unsolved murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier.
Du Plantier judge could be handed Ian Bailey's personal diaries
Mr Bailey describes how he “tried to kill” his girlfriend in notes requested by the judge probing the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier.
Ian Bailey to proceed with Supreme Court extradition appeal
The 53-year-old has been given the go-ahead to appeal his extradition to France for questioning over the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier.
Ian Bailey's lawyers need more time to lodge appeal
Lawyers set to launch extradition appeal after last week’s High Court ruling.
Sophie Toscan du Plantier's family welcomes court ruling
Family of French woman who was killed while visiting west Cork in December 1996 has welcomed the High Court’s decision to extradite Ian Bailey to France for questioning.
Bailey to face extradition to France over du Plantier killing
The High Court allows Ian Bailey to be sent to France to face questioning over the murder of the French filmmaker 14 years ago.
French police travel to Ireland over Toscan du Plantier murder
Investigators from France are believed to be planning to travel to Ireland to carry out forensic tests in their search for Sophie Toscan du Plantier’s killer.