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#Jason Corbett

# jason-corbett - This year 2022

Jason Corbett killing: Judge sets June 2023 date for retrial of Molly Corbett and Thomas Martens
# North Carolina
# North Carolina

Jason Corbett killing: Judge sets June 2023 date for retrial of Molly Corbett and Thomas Martens

Sep 21st 2022, 4:27 PM 16,016 Views 0 Comments

The new trial is set to begin on 26 June 2023.

# jason-corbett - Last year 2021

Bail granted to killers of Limerick man Jason Corbett
# Molly Martens
# Molly Martens

Bail granted to killers of Limerick man Jason Corbett

Apr 7th 2021, 8:09 PM 27,828 Views 0 Comments

Molly and Tom Martens were granted a retrial earlier this year.

Killers of Limerick man Jason Corbett could be freed from prison today
# North Carolina
# North Carolina

Killers of Limerick man Jason Corbett could be freed from prison today

Apr 7th 2021, 7:06 AM 30,262 Views 0 Comments

The pair were granted a retrial earlier this year.

Killers of Jason Corbett may be freed on bail tomorrow as they consider manslaughter plea bargain deal
# Retrial
# Retrial

Killers of Jason Corbett may be freed on bail tomorrow as they consider manslaughter plea bargain deal

Apr 6th 2021, 3:24 PM 17,104 Views 0 Comments

Jason Corbett, from Limerick, was killed in 2015.

Brother of Jason Corbett writes to US President expressing 'dismay' over offer of plea bargain
# US Court
# US Court

Brother of Jason Corbett writes to US President expressing 'dismay' over offer of plea bargain

Apr 2nd 2021, 6:19 PM 30,605 Views 0 Comments

The 39-year-old Limerick man was murdered while he slept in 2015.

Jason Corbett's family 'devastated' after learning killers could be released from prison this week
# Molly Martens
# Molly Martens

Jason Corbett's family 'devastated' after learning killers could be released from prison this week

Apr 1st 2021, 7:31 AM 43,813 Views 0 Comments

The 39-year-old Limerick man was murdered while he slept in 2015.

Molly and Tom Martens granted retrial for murder of Jason Corbett
# Jason Corbett
# Jason Corbett

Molly and Tom Martens granted retrial for murder of Jason Corbett

Mar 12th 2021, 7:41 PM 25,284 Views 0 Comments

Both were convicted in 2017 over the murder of Jason Corbett.

# jason-corbett - All time

US attorney general to appeal decision to grant Jason Corbett killers a re-trial
# North Carolina
# North Carolina

US attorney general to appeal decision to grant Jason Corbett killers a re-trial

Feb 21st 2020, 10:52 PM 30,729 Views 0 Comments

The 39 year-old was murdered in his US home in August 2015.

US judge orders retrial of father and daughter convicted of killing Irishman Jason Corbett
# Molly Martens
# Molly Martens

US judge orders retrial of father and daughter convicted of killing Irishman Jason Corbett

Feb 4th 2020, 3:52 PM 45,204 Views 33 Comments

A judge today ruled that a retrial should be held and said that “prejudiucial” errors had been made.

Molly and Tom Martens appeal hears evidence excluded from trial supported self-defence claim
# North Carolina
# North Carolina

Molly and Tom Martens appeal hears evidence excluded from trial supported self-defence claim

Updated Jan 31st 2019, 9:43 PM 42,551 Views 0 Comments

The father and daughter are now serving 20 years to 25 years in prison.

Molly Martens and father lodge appeal documents against murder conviction
# Court
# Court

Molly Martens and father lodge appeal documents against murder conviction

Sep 14th 2018, 6:31 PM 26,981 Views 25 Comments

Lawyers for Molly and Thomas Martens have made claims of jury misconduct in a bid to quash their murder convictions.

Molly Martens and father to have appeal against murder conviction heard next month
# Jason Corbett
# Jason Corbett

Molly Martens and father to have appeal against murder conviction heard next month

Aug 10th 2018, 10:10 PM 20,533 Views 0 Comments

They were convicted of killing Irishman Jason Corbett.

'The law, whether it is in Ireland, the UK or the US, more often than not gets it right'
# Jason Corbett
# Jason Corbett

'The law, whether it is in Ireland, the UK or the US, more often than not gets it right'

Jun 3rd 2018, 3:00 PM 45,152 Views 12 Comments

‘My Brother Jason’ by Tracey Corbett Lynch and Ralph Riegel is published by Gill Books.

Jason Corbett's sister: 'I know he had a bag packed, he was going to leave'
# Late Late Show
# Late Late Show

Jason Corbett's sister: 'I know he had a bag packed, he was going to leave'

May 19th 2018, 8:29 AM 32,350 Views 8 Comments

Molly Martens was found guilty of killing her husband Jason Corbett by a US court last year.

Lawyers for Molly Corbett and Thomas Martens claim jury misconduct in bid to quash murder convictions
# Appeal
# Appeal

Lawyers for Molly Corbett and Thomas Martens claim jury misconduct in bid to quash murder convictions

Aug 26th 2017, 1:39 PM 16,010 Views 0 Comments

Members of the jury discussed the case in an inappropriate way on numerous occasions, the defence claims.

Corbett trial: Prosecutors bid to reject attempts to overturn verdicts due to 'jury misconduct'
# Defence Motion
# Defence Motion

Corbett trial: Prosecutors bid to reject attempts to overturn verdicts due to 'jury misconduct'

Aug 24th 2017, 8:09 AM 18,034 Views 18 Comments

Two weeks ago, Corbett and Martens were each found guilty of second-degree murder.

Lawyers for Molly Corbett and Thomas Martens seek new trial
# Jason Corbett
# Jason Corbett

Lawyers for Molly Corbett and Thomas Martens seek new trial

Aug 17th 2017, 5:42 PM 20,045 Views 0 Comments

A week ago, Corbett and Martens were each found guilty of second-degree murder.

'Their daddy is vindicated' - Jason Corbett's sister thanks public for their support
# Statement
# Statement

'Their daddy is vindicated' - Jason Corbett's sister thanks public for their support

Aug 16th 2017, 10:19 AM 19,025 Views 21 Comments

“It does not matter what the Martens say now. They are convicted killers and liars.”

Anger as Martens family starts fundraising drive to pay for murder conviction appeals
# Appeal
# Appeal

Anger as Martens family starts fundraising drive to pay for murder conviction appeals

Aug 12th 2017, 1:19 PM 59,281 Views 117 Comments

The pair were convicted on Wednesday of the second-degree murder.

'We hope to move as quickly as possible': It could take a year to appeal guilty verdicts in Corbett trial
# Jason Corbett Trial
# Jason Corbett Trial

'We hope to move as quickly as possible': It could take a year to appeal guilty verdicts in Corbett trial

Aug 11th 2017, 7:44 AM 27,613 Views 34 Comments

Lawyers for Molly Martens-Corbett and Thomas Martens have begun the appeals process.

'It's been two years of a nightmare. My brother is still gone. It won't bring my brother back'
# Jason Corbett
# Jason Corbett

'It's been two years of a nightmare. My brother is still gone. It won't bring my brother back'

Aug 10th 2017, 10:34 AM 27,605 Views 15 Comments

Jason Corbett’s brother said the people of Limerick had come together to support his family.

'These were particularly extreme injuries': Prosecutors say justice prevailed in Martens' guilty verdict
# Jason Corbett Trial
# Jason Corbett Trial

'These were particularly extreme injuries': Prosecutors say justice prevailed in Martens' guilty verdict

Aug 10th 2017, 8:48 AM 31,017 Views 36 Comments

District Attorney Garry Frank said that he expects Molly and Thomas Martens to appeal their guilty verdicts.

Jason Corbett's son: 'Molly will always be remembered as a murderer'
# Jason Corbett Trial
# Jason Corbett Trial

Jason Corbett's son: 'Molly will always be remembered as a murderer'

Aug 9th 2017, 8:26 PM 53,401 Views 35 Comments

Jack Corbett, aged 13, said Molly Corbett had deprived him and his younger sister of an adoring father.

Lawyer in Jason Corbett trial bangs bat against table to demonstrate force of impact
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Lawyer in Jason Corbett trial bangs bat against table to demonstrate force of impact

Aug 9th 2017, 8:11 AM 16,936 Views 0 Comments

The jury in the murder trial will continue deliberating today.

'End this nightmare and find him not guilty' - Court hears final arguments in Corbett murder trial
# North Carolina
# North Carolina

'End this nightmare and find him not guilty' - Court hears final arguments in Corbett murder trial

Aug 8th 2017, 8:06 PM 23,692 Views 0 Comments

Jason Corbett’s wife Molly and his father-in-law Thomas Martens are charged with his murder.

'Why didn't they stop? That's malice': Jury hears closing arguments in Corbett murder trial
# Jason Corbett
# Jason Corbett

'Why didn't they stop? That's malice': Jury hears closing arguments in Corbett murder trial

Aug 8th 2017, 7:08 AM 32,516 Views 0 Comments

The prosecution and defence began their closing arguments yesterday, before the jury starts its deliberations.

Molly Corbett will not testify in her own defence on Jason Corbett murder charge
# Trial
# Trial

Molly Corbett will not testify in her own defence on Jason Corbett murder charge

Aug 7th 2017, 8:19 PM 22,994 Views 0 Comments

The trial is approaching closing arguments.

'I hit him until I thought he could not kill me': Thomas Martens testifies at Jason Corbett murder trial
# Jason Corbett Trial
# Jason Corbett Trial

'I hit him until I thought he could not kill me': Thomas Martens testifies at Jason Corbett murder trial

Aug 4th 2017, 7:14 PM 32,970 Views 0 Comments

Corbett’s father-in-law admitted that he and Jason never got on.

Jason Corbett's sister tells trial he was 'homesick and lonely'
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Jason Corbett's sister tells trial he was 'homesick and lonely'

Aug 4th 2017, 7:25 AM 27,322 Views 0 Comments

Thomas Martens and Molly Martens Corbett have claimed they acted in self defence.

Blood evidence shows Molly and her father were above Corbett during hits to his head, trial hears
# Jason Corbett
# Jason Corbett

Blood evidence shows Molly and her father were above Corbett during hits to his head, trial hears

Aug 3rd 2017, 10:15 PM 18,789 Views 0 Comments

Yesterday the trial heard an object may have been used to hit Jason Corbett multiple times.

Blood spatter expert believes Jason Corbett's head hit wall, court hears
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Blood spatter expert believes Jason Corbett's head hit wall, court hears

Aug 2nd 2017, 7:30 AM 50,200 Views 0 Comments

Earlier, the trial heard that Corbett’s father-in-law said he hated him.

Jason Corbett trial: No fingerprints found on baseball bat, court hears
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Jason Corbett trial: No fingerprints found on baseball bat, court hears

Aug 1st 2017, 8:15 AM 27,644 Views 0 Comments

The jury heard DNA analysts give evidence in the murder trial yesterday.

Officer took photo showing strands of blonde hair intertwined in Jason Corbett's hand, trial hears
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Officer took photo showing strands of blonde hair intertwined in Jason Corbett's hand, trial hears

Jul 31st 2017, 10:41 PM 30,372 Views 0 Comments

An officer has testified that he saw blonde hair in Jason Corbett’s hand.

'She kept tugging at her neck, I asked her to stop' - Trial hears Molly Corbett showed no signs of injury
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

'She kept tugging at her neck, I asked her to stop' - Trial hears Molly Corbett showed no signs of injury

Jul 28th 2017, 9:30 AM 44,690 Views 0 Comments

Several witnesses have testified that they saw no injuries on Molly Martens Corbett the night her husband Jason was killed in 2015.

Paramedic tells court that Jason Corbett 'felt cool' and had dried blood on his face
# Jason Corbett
# Jason Corbett

Paramedic tells court that Jason Corbett 'felt cool' and had dried blood on his face

Jul 27th 2017, 10:14 PM 21,944 Views 0 Comments

Amanda Hackworth, a Davidson County paramedic, said she reached her arm over Jason Corbett’s body and felt the coolness.

Jason Corbett trial: Expert says only low level of 'sleeping pill' drug present in victim
# North Carolina
# North Carolina

Jason Corbett trial: Expert says only low level of 'sleeping pill' drug present in victim

Jul 27th 2017, 1:18 PM 21,272 Views 0 Comments

Earlier in proceedings, a juror had to be briefly excused because a graphic image made her sick.

Jason Corbett had head injuries 'similar to a car crash or fall from great height'
# North Carolina
# North Carolina

Jason Corbett had head injuries 'similar to a car crash or fall from great height'

Jul 26th 2017, 8:35 PM 17,847 Views 0 Comments

The trial was briefly delayed as one juror became ill while viewing photos of Jason’s injuries.

Trial of wife and father-in-law hears of extensive damage to skull of Irishman Jason Corbett
# North Carolina
# North Carolina

Trial of wife and father-in-law hears of extensive damage to skull of Irishman Jason Corbett

Jul 25th 2017, 8:32 PM 21,656 Views 0 Comments

The trial officially began today.

Wife and father-in-law of Irishman Jason Corbett go on trial for his murder in North Carolina
# In Open Court
# In Open Court

Wife and father-in-law of Irishman Jason Corbett go on trial for his murder in North Carolina

Jul 17th 2017, 9:25 PM 23,842 Views 0 Comments

A jury is being selected in Lexington.

Children of Irishman killed in America 'told social workers he hit their step-mother'
# Jason Corbett
# Jason Corbett

Children of Irishman killed in America 'told social workers he hit their step-mother'

Jul 13th 2016, 12:18 PM 49,918 Views 0 Comments

Jason Corbett was killed at his home last year.

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