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# Jailed

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Man (63) jailed for nine years after stabbing partner when she said she wanted to leave
Convicted child rapist Patrick O'Brien has been sentenced to 13 years in prison
Woman told victim "I hope you die" as she stabbed her in vicious attack
Nursing home manager jailed for stealing €45,000 from vulnerable patient
Teenager jailed for two years after stealing a car with two children inside
English mother who abused her kids in order to claim benefits jailed for seven years
Man who nearly decapitated commuter in Islamic State-inspired attack is jailed for life
Limerick brothers "at the top of the criminal pyramid" jailed for eight years
Man jailed for “serial sodomisation” of child has 18 year prison sentence reduced
Teenage boy jailed in London after setting friends up for knife-point burglary
Irishman jailed for life over murder of woman in London
Woman from Omagh jailed over Islamic state offences
US governor blocks law which would have seen doctors jailed for performing abortions
Driver in 'micro-sleep' who killed woman and injured her baby sentenced to two years
Shell to Sea activist Maura Harrington arrested in Mayo
A 16-year-old boy has been jailed for six months for his part in the Jobstown protest
'All false, all lies': Egyptian ambassador denies Ibrahim Halawa is being beaten in jail
Man jailed for life for baseball bat murder of 20-year-old who gave his car "a thump"
Love/Hate actor jailed for four-and-a-half years for armed robbery
Man who abducted child and stole his chicken nuggets while 'out of it' jailed for three years
Cork man jailed for 12 years for “horrific sustained attack” on woman
Asylum seeker (22) jailed for five years for raping woman
Man jailed for three years for assaulting woman walking home after night out
"Very, very nasty" man who tried to bite a Garda and said "I have the virus" jailed
Student jailed for 11 months for wrecking holiday home on St Patrick's Day
Murderer convicted of burning down a family home days after he was released from prison
'I wish I could fight in the cause of Allah and then be killed' - man who tried to fight with Isis in Syria is jailed
Professor jailed for force-feeding student faeces
Man who raped two young girls in Athlone moves to appeal 'excessive' life sentence
Woman in prosthetic penis case jailed for eight years
Man caught cycling with stolen phone box under his jacket is jailed for three years
Judge brands man (67) who kissed teenager without consent "nuisance to society"
Man 'risked his life' by swallowing cannabis pellets to get money for his sick mum
Man who tried to rape woman after climbing drainpipe sentenced to six years
Man jailed for trying to sell dirty socks as weed
Woman in China avoids prison for ten years by getting pregnant 13 times
Irishman held for two years in Gran Canaria without charge
Half of the people imprisoned in Ireland last year were jailed for not paying fines
Man who was "ready for jihad" sobs "I am an American" as he is jailed
A Florida man has been jailed for killing a family of ducklings with his lawnmower