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# jailed - Friday 10 April, 2015

Boy, 13, jailed for life for stabbing Irish man to death
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# Jailed

Boy, 13, jailed for life for stabbing Irish man to death

Apr 10th 2015, 10:52 PM 32,031 Views 71 Comments

Corkman Christopher Barry died after being stabbed twice in London.

# jailed - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Burglar caught from DNA on a fizzy drink can he left at kitchen sink
# Was It Fizzy Orange?
# Was It Fizzy Orange?

Burglar caught from DNA on a fizzy drink can he left at kitchen sink

Mar 18th 2015, 9:54 PM 17,168 Views 28 Comments

Traces of his DNA were found on the rim of the can.

# jailed - Friday 13 March, 2015

TV weatherman Fred Talbot sentenced to five years in prison for sexually abusing boys
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# Jailed

TV weatherman Fred Talbot sentenced to five years in prison for sexually abusing boys

Mar 13th 2015, 2:22 PM 14,256 Views 18 Comments

Police said he plied the boys with alcohol on school trips when he was a teacher.

# jailed - Monday 9 March, 2015

Here's why the water protesters were freed from prison...
# Explainer
# Explainer

Here's why the water protesters were freed from prison...

Mar 9th 2015, 6:34 PM 20,145 Views 134 Comments

Their lawyers appealed on the basis of problems with a ‘committal warrant’. But what was the basis of the argument?

# jailed - Friday 23 January, 2015

Woman who set up site for Russian LGBT teens is fined for "gay propaganda"
# Russia
# Russia

Woman who set up site for Russian LGBT teens is fined for "gay propaganda"

Jan 23rd 2015, 7:39 PM 8,173 Views 69 Comments

Yelena Klimova (26) said she will appeal the verdict.

# jailed - Friday 9 January, 2015

British preacher Abu Hamza sentenced to life in prison
# Hate Preacher
# Hate Preacher

British preacher Abu Hamza sentenced to life in prison

Jan 9th 2015, 8:46 PM 20,128 Views 172 Comments

The hook-handed imam, blind in one eye and a double-hand amputee, was a tabloid bogeyman in Britain after the 9/11 attacks for preaching vitriolic, anti-American sermons.

# jailed - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Man sent to jail... for buying and eating three tigers
# Yuck
# Yuck

Man sent to jail... for buying and eating three tigers

Dec 30th 2014, 7:50 AM 10,732 Views 12 Comments

He bought the tigers for “a huge amount of money”, Chinese media says.

# jailed - Friday 12 December, 2014

Burglar jailed after pensioner dies from heart attack during robbery
# Fatal Robbery
# Fatal Robbery

Burglar jailed after pensioner dies from heart attack during robbery

Dec 12th 2014, 5:18 PM 11,500 Views 18 Comments

72-year-old Bertie Acheson died at his home in Coleraine.

# jailed - Monday 24 November, 2014

Taxi-driver who tried to rape Irishwoman in Dubai to serve three years
# Jailed
# Jailed

Taxi-driver who tried to rape Irishwoman in Dubai to serve three years

Nov 24th 2014, 7:24 PM 18,778 Views 0 Comments

The man, a Bangladeshi national, had threatened to kill the woman if she told police about the incident.

# jailed - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Captain of Korean ferry that killed over 300 escapes death penalty but sentenced to 36 years in prison
# Jailed
# Jailed

Captain of Korean ferry that killed over 300 escapes death penalty but sentenced to 36 years in prison

Nov 11th 2014, 7:33 AM 6,311 Views 12 Comments

A three-judge panel said prosecutors failed to prove Lee Jun-Seok had acted intentionally.

# jailed - Friday 10 October, 2014

Kathleen Chada to appear on the Late Late Show tonight
# Interview
# Interview

Kathleen Chada to appear on the Late Late Show tonight

Oct 10th 2014, 6:00 AM 18,299 Views 22 Comments

The mother of Eoghan and Ruairí will speak to Ryan Tubridy about her sons’ tragic deaths.

# jailed - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Who is Breifne O'Brien? Corkman, charlatan, Celtic Tiger conman...
# Boom To Bust
# Boom To Bust

Who is Breifne O'Brien? Corkman, charlatan, Celtic Tiger conman...

Oct 8th 2014, 8:00 PM 20,492 Views 24 Comments

Find out more about the man who encapsulated the Celtic Tiger with his fall from grace.

# jailed - Thursday 2 October, 2014

"Charmer" who knowingly infected woman with HIV is jailed for 12 years
# Double Personality
# Double Personality

"Charmer" who knowingly infected woman with HIV is jailed for 12 years

Oct 2nd 2014, 10:30 PM 29,653 Views 28 Comments

This was his second time being jailed for a similar crime.

# jailed - Monday 28 July, 2014

Willie O'Dea: What Ivor Callely did was wrong and the man has to take his punishment
# Reaction
# Reaction

Willie O'Dea: What Ivor Callely did was wrong and the man has to take his punishment

Jul 28th 2014, 3:17 PM 10,484 Views 50 Comments

A former Fianna Fáil colleague of jailed Ivor Callely has been speaking today.

# jailed - Friday 9 May, 2014

Mountjoy prison officer had blood smeared over his face by prisoner
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# Jailed

Mountjoy prison officer had blood smeared over his face by prisoner

May 9th 2014, 7:00 AM 20,870 Views 71 Comments

Two other prison officers at Mountjoy had boiling water thrown at them in the past week.

# jailed - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Man jailed for 4 months after stealing kitten to give to his mother at Christmas
# Cat Burglar
# Cat Burglar

Man jailed for 4 months after stealing kitten to give to his mother at Christmas

Apr 6th 2014, 1:35 PM 26,131 Views 34 Comments

The man had told his mother that he bought the cat from a local pet shop.

# jailed - Friday 14 March, 2014

Uli Hoeness says he won't appeal tax fraud verdict, will go to jail
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From The42
# Jailed

Uli Hoeness says he won't appeal tax fraud verdict, will go to jail

Mar 14th 2014, 9:27 AM 1,878 Views 9 Comments

Hoeness has also stepped down as Bayern Munich president.

# jailed - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Bayern Munich chief Uli Hoeness jailed for three and a half years
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From The42
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Bayern Munich chief Uli Hoeness jailed for three and a half years

Mar 13th 2014, 1:25 PM 3,459 Views 7 Comments

The European champions’ president is guilty of tax evasion.

# jailed - Friday 7 March, 2014

Birmingham owner Yeung jailed for six years
# Trouble
From The42
# Trouble

Birmingham owner Yeung jailed for six years

Mar 7th 2014, 12:56 PM 2,898 Views 1 Comment

Judge Douglas Yau said the sentence sent a strong message against white-collar crime in the southern Chinese city.

# jailed - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Woman who shot dead Irish boyfriend jailed for one year
# Manslaughter
# Manslaughter

Woman who shot dead Irish boyfriend jailed for one year

Mar 6th 2014, 3:10 PM 38,325 Views 69 Comments

Wendy Hanks shot Darren William Haverty in Florida last August.

# jailed - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Former Romania international Popescu jailed for three years
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From The42
# Jailed

Former Romania international Popescu jailed for three years

Mar 5th 2014, 12:23 AM 8,417 Views 4 Comments

The former Tottenham and Barcelona defender was found guilty of money laundering and tax evasion in relation to 12 transfers.

# jailed - Sunday 22 December, 2013

Former IRA man Bernard McGinn found dead at his home in Monaghan
# Death
# Death

Former IRA man Bernard McGinn found dead at his home in Monaghan

Dec 22nd 2013, 11:44 AM 32,628 Views 281 Comments

Gardaí have confirmed that a sudden death was reported to officers in Monaghan Town at around 2pm yesterday afternoon.

# jailed - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

Missing Pussy Riot member is being transferred to Siberia, husband says
# Russia
# Russia

Missing Pussy Riot member is being transferred to Siberia, husband says

Nov 6th 2013, 11:29 AM 17,932 Views 77 Comments

The whereabouts of Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, jailed two years ago for her part in the performance of a protest song, had been unknown since October 22nd.

# jailed - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Newcastle fan jailed for a year for punching horse
# Jailed
From The42
# Jailed

Newcastle fan jailed for a year for punching horse

Oct 24th 2013, 5:06 PM 5,790 Views 20 Comments

Barry Rodgerson was also given a six-year football banning order.

# jailed - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

Man thrown in jail for pooing his pants
# Crap One
From The Daily Edge
# Crap One

Man thrown in jail for pooing his pants

Jul 30th 2013, 8:24 AM 2,728 Views 3 Comments

Criminally disgusting.

# jailed - Thursday 18 July, 2013

Putin opponent sentenced to five years in penal colony
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# Jailed

Putin opponent sentenced to five years in penal colony

Jul 18th 2013, 9:53 AM 6,733 Views 39 Comments

Moscow mayoral candidate was Alexei Navalny earlier convicted of embezzlement in Russia’s northern Kirov region.

# jailed - Monday 24 June, 2013

# jailed - Monday 13 May, 2013

Disgraced former minister and ex-wife released from prison early
# United Kingdom
# United Kingdom

Disgraced former minister and ex-wife released from prison early

May 13th 2013, 11:19 AM 9,919 Views 23 Comments

Former UK cabinet minister Chris Huhne and his ex-wife Vicky Pryce were released from prison this morning and have to wear electronic tags.

# jailed - Monday 11 March, 2013

Former UK minister Huhne and ex-wife jailed for eight months
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# Jailed

Former UK minister Huhne and ex-wife jailed for eight months

Mar 11th 2013, 6:21 PM 9,309 Views 62 Comments

Chris Huhne and his former wife Vicky Pryce were jailed at a court in London today for perverting the course of justice over a speeding offence ten years ago.

# jailed - Thursday 28 February, 2013

Manchester City youngster jailed for crash that killed brother and sister
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From The42
# Jailed

Manchester City youngster jailed for crash that killed brother and sister

Feb 28th 2013, 5:22 PM 15,126 Views 14 Comments

18-year-old Courtney Meppen-Walter was driving at nearly double the speed limit of 30 miles.

# jailed - Monday 5 November, 2012

Motorists report being verbally abused at Seán Quinn protest in Derrylin
# Sean Quinn
# Sean Quinn

Motorists report being verbally abused at Seán Quinn protest in Derrylin

Nov 5th 2012, 10:07 AM 22,625 Views 188 Comments

Tractors are said to be blocking a road in the Fermanagh town as protestors voice their anger over the jailing of the former billionaire last week.

# jailed - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Russia frees one Pussy Riot member, keeps two in jail
# Pussy Riot
# Pussy Riot

Russia frees one Pussy Riot member, keeps two in jail

Oct 10th 2012, 12:41 PM 5,490 Views 11 Comments

Yekaterina Samutsevich was judged not to have had an actual involvement in the “punk prayer” performance at a Moscow cathedral in March.

# jailed - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

First person jailed in UK for linking to pirated copies of TV shows and films
# Piracy
# Piracy

First person jailed in UK for linking to pirated copies of TV shows and films

Aug 15th 2012, 11:13 AM 9,684 Views 47 Comments

The site was once among the top 500 websites visited globally.

# jailed - Saturday 21 July, 2012

# jailed - Saturday 16 June, 2012

Tánaiste seeks clemency for Bahraini medics
# Arab Spring
# Arab Spring

Tánaiste seeks clemency for Bahraini medics

Jun 16th 2012, 2:21 PM 2,036 Views 2 Comments

The doctors and nurses were sentenced after being found guilty of aiding an uprising against the Gulf kingdom’s regime.

# jailed - Friday 23 March, 2012

Garda killer jailed again in Derry after prison escape
# Escapee
# Escapee

Garda killer jailed again in Derry after prison escape

Mar 23rd 2012, 8:01 AM 2,290 Views 6 Comments

Martin McDermott, who was serving a seven-year sentence for the manslaughter of a garda, escaped from a low-security jail earlier this month.

# jailed - Monday 5 December, 2011

Former Man United player jailed for selling stolen car parts
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From The42
# Jailed

Former Man United player jailed for selling stolen car parts

Dec 5th 2011, 6:05 PM 1,635 Views 1 Comment

Ronnie Wallwork, 34, was sentenced to 15 months in prison this afternoon.

# jailed - Tuesday 8 November, 2011

Man receives life sentence for Gaynor murder
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# Jailed

Man receives life sentence for Gaynor murder

Nov 8th 2011, 8:28 PM 1,196 Views 2 Comments

A 23-year-old man has been convicted for fatally shooting Daniel Gaynor in front of his girlfriend and two children in Dublin last year.

# jailed - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Student jailed for six months for looting a case of water in London
# Riots
# Riots

Student jailed for six months for looting a case of water in London

Aug 11th 2011, 6:21 PM 2,579 Views 70 Comments

The 23-year-old student has said he’s ashamed of his actions. He stole the water from a Lidl store in Brixton.

# jailed - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

'Jonnie Marbles' jailed over Murdoch attack
# Piegate
# Piegate

'Jonnie Marbles' jailed over Murdoch attack

Aug 2nd 2011, 6:28 PM 1,110 Views 16 Comments

The comedian attacked 80-year-old Rupert Murdoch with a shaving-foam pie during a House of Commons committee meeting.