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# karen-buckley - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Karen Buckley's father collects posthumous Masters degree from Glasgow university

The 24-year-old Cork student was murdered in April 2015,

# karen-buckley - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Karen Buckley memorial to take place in Scotland today RIP

Karen Buckley memorial to take place in Scotland today

The Irish nurse was abducted and killed on 12 April 2015, after she vanished following a night out in the Sanctuary nightclub in Glasgow.

# karen-buckley - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

The 10 most read stories on this year

Berkeley, Paris, Karen Buckley and Carrickmines – these are the stories you read this year.

# karen-buckley - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Karen Buckley’s killer drops appeal against 23 year sentence

Alexander Pacteau had planned to appeal the length of his jail sentence.

# karen-buckley - Monday 28 September, 2015

Karen Buckley's killer could face retrial on rape charge

A new documentary tells the story behind the case of the Cork woman who was murdered in April.

# karen-buckley - Saturday 19 September, 2015

The 9 at 9: Saturday

It’s Saturday, here’s what’s happening.

Karen Buckley murderer to appeal length of prison sentence

Alexander Pacteau was ordered to serve a minimum of 23 years in prison before he can apply for parole.

# karen-buckley - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Karen Buckley's killer to get prison perks including Playstation and satellite TV

Alexander Pacteau was sentenced to 23 years for the murder of Irish nurse Karen Buckley

# karen-buckley - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

Karen Buckley’s killer, the garda shooting of a republican and Isis wanting to blow up Newgrange.

Poll: Should cameras be allowed in criminal trials? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should cameras be allowed in criminal trials?

Does it help transparency or is it just voyeuristic?

These are some of the negative effects that broadcasting in court can have

Filming in the Pistorius case led to frequent close-ups of the victim’s family sitting in court, writes Paul Lambert.

A chilling cover up: How police caught Karen Buckley's killer

Alexander Pacteau was sentenced to 23 years in prison for killing the young Irish woman.

Karen Buckley's killer sentenced to minimum of 23 years in prison for her murder

Her parents said: “Today’s life sentence will not bring our beautiful Karen back.”

# karen-buckley - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Woman who accused Alexander Pacteau of attempted rape says she 'knew he would strike again'

The woman claimed he attacked her in a laneway four years ago.

# karen-buckley - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Karen Buckley's murderer previously stood trial for attempted rape

Alexander Pacteau pleaded guilty to killing young Irish woman Karen Buckley yesterday.

# karen-buckley - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Karen Buckley's family: 'The last face she saw was of that cold-blooded cowardly murderer'

Karen’s father John gave an emotional statement outside court this afternoon.

A bedroom filled with grief and love: Karen's parents grateful for prayers and sympathy RIP

A bedroom filled with grief and love: Karen's parents grateful for prayers and sympathy

The Buckley family released this image of their daughter’s bedroom, filled with letters from well wishers after her death.

Alexander Pacteau pleads guilty to the murder of Irish nurse Karen Buckley

The 21-year-old man will appear before the High Court.

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# karen-buckley - Monday 8 June, 2015

Karen Buckley's parents: 'We're still in shock, it sometimes feels like all of this isn’t real'

Karen Buckley’s parents have expressed thanks for the support they received over recent weeks.

# karen-buckley - Thursday 4 June, 2015

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Glasgow police have located the woman they sought as a potential witness in the Karen Buckley inquiry

The young woman, aged between 18 and 25, was captured in CCTV footage close to the Sanctuary nightclub in Glasgow on the morning of 12 April.

# karen-buckley - Thursday 7 May, 2015

The man investigating Karen Buckley's murder has thanked the people of Ireland

Detective Superintendent Jim Kerr of Police Scotland thanked people for their support as he and his team investigate the murder of the 24-year-old Cork woman.

# karen-buckley - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

'A country girl – big hopes, big plans': Karen Buckley is laid to rest in Cork RIP

'A country girl – big hopes, big plans': Karen Buckley is laid to rest in Cork

Karen’s three brothers presented symbols of their sister to the alter to represent her life.

# karen-buckley - Monday 27 April, 2015

Large crowds gather for removal of Karen Buckley

A traffic management plan is in place in Mallow for the removal.

# karen-buckley - Saturday 25 April, 2015

Karen Buckley to be buried on Tuesday

The Cork woman’s body is to be returned to Ireland this weekend.

# karen-buckley - Friday 24 April, 2015

Karen Buckley died of "head and neck injuries"

Her death certificate has been released.

Pacteau back in court over death of Irish student Karen Buckley

The hearing will again be held in private.

# karen-buckley - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Judge said Karen Buckley "put herself in a vulnerable position"

“It’s very, very worrying how young girls put themselves in such very, very vulnerable positions.”

Tom Meagher says he cried for hours when he heard what happened to Karen Buckley

Meagher was speaking at the launch of a campaign ‘Prostitution – We Don’t Buy it’.

# karen-buckley - Saturday 18 April, 2015

1000 candles lit for Karen Buckley at silent vigil

Entitled ‘Silent Vigil For Our Neighbour Karen Buckley’ – it’s been organised by residents of the Garnethill area of Glasgow, where she lived.

# karen-buckley - Friday 17 April, 2015

Alexander Pacteau, 21, charged with the murder of Karen Buckley

The 21-year-old made no plea when he appeared before Glasgow Sheriff Court.

"She won't be forgotten": 1000 turn out for Glasgow vigil to remember Karen Buckley

A fund to raise money for the student’s parents has passed £50,000 in donations.

# karen-buckley - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Body found in Glasgow confirmed to be Karen Buckley's

The man, detained by police last night, was formally arrested this morning.

As Karen's parents endured an agonising wait, the trail led to this Glasgow farm

Human remains were found at the farm late last night in the search for the missing Cork woman.

'It's every parent's nightmare what has unfolded in recent days'

Messages of sympathy are being sent – after police in Glasgow found a body in the search for missing Karen Buckley.

# karen-buckley - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Cork Bishop asks for Karen Buckley's safe return

A mass is being held in Mourneabbey, Co Cork.

Timeline: What's known about Karen Buckley's movements on the night she went missing

The 24-year-old from Cork hasn’t been seen since the early hours of Sunday.

# karen-buckley - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

"We love her to bits and we are devastated" Karen Buckley This post contains videos

"We love her to bits and we are devastated"

Karen Buckley’s parents Marion and John have made a heartfelt appeal for their daughter’s return.

Handbag believed to be Karen Buckley's found in park in Glasgow

The 24-year-old student was last seen at a nightclub in Glasgow at the weekend.