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#Jason Corbett

# jason-corbett - Wednesday 7 April, 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 27,728 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 30,140 Views 0 Comments

The pair were granted a retrial earlier this year.

# jason-corbett - Tuesday 6 April, 2021

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 17,052 Views 0 Comments

Jason Corbett, from Limerick, was killed in 2015.

# jason-corbett - Friday 2 April, 2021

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 30,556 Views 0 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Thursday 1 April, 2021

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 43,659 Views 0 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Friday 12 March, 2021

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 25,227 Views 0 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Friday 21 February, 2020

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 30,693 Views 0 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

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 45,143 Views 33 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Thursday 31 January, 2019

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 42,491 Views 0 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Friday 14 September, 2018

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 26,940 Views 25 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Friday 10 August, 2018

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 20,506 Views 0 Comments

They were convicted of killing Irishman Jason Corbett.

# jason-corbett - Sunday 3 June, 2018

'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 45,141 Views 12 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Saturday 19 May, 2018

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 32,290 Views 7 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Saturday 26 August, 2017

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 15,976 Views 0 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Thursday 24 August, 2017

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 17,998 Views 16 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Thursday 17 August, 2017

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 20,025 Views 0 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Wednesday 16 August, 2017

'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 18,997 Views 21 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Saturday 12 August, 2017

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 59,254 Views 117 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Friday 11 August, 2017

'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 27,598 Views 34 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Thursday 10 August, 2017

'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 27,558 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 30,986 Views 36 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

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 53,257 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 16,923 Views 0 Comments

The jury in the murder trial will continue deliberating today.

# jason-corbett - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

'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 23,666 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 32,489 Views 0 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Monday 7 August, 2017

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 22,980 Views 0 Comments

The trial is approaching closing arguments.

# jason-corbett - Friday 4 August, 2017

'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 32,935 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 27,302 Views 0 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Thursday 3 August, 2017

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 18,777 Views 0 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

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 50,170 Views 0 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

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 27,623 Views 0 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Monday 31 July, 2017

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 30,299 Views 0 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Friday 28 July, 2017

'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 44,649 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.

# jason-corbett - Thursday 27 July, 2017

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 21,927 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 21,222 Views 0 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

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 17,830 Views 0 Comments

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

# jason-corbett - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

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 21,633 Views 0 Comments

The trial officially began today.

# jason-corbett - Monday 17 July, 2017

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 23,827 Views 0 Comments

A jury is being selected in Lexington.

# jason-corbett - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

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 49,832 Views 0 Comments

Jason Corbett was killed at his home last year.

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