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# kevin-lunney - Friday 19 March, 2021

Fermanagh man jailed for assault of two senior Quinn Industrial Holdings executives
# Cavan Circuit Court
# Cavan Circuit Court

Fermanagh man jailed for assault of two senior Quinn Industrial Holdings executives

Updated Mar 19th 2021, 2:22 PM 45,938 Views 0 Comments

James Bernard McGovern, 24, appeared at Cavan Circuit Court on Friday.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 5 January, 2021

Quinn executive Kevin Lunney's abduction trial delayed due to coronavirus concerns
# Quinn Industrial Holdings
# Quinn Industrial Holdings

Quinn executive Kevin Lunney's abduction trial delayed due to coronavirus concerns

Jan 5th 2021, 6:23 PM 10,809 Views 0 Comments

The case had been fixed for trial on 11 January at the Special Criminal Court.

# kevin-lunney - Monday 7 December, 2020

Trial of four men accused of falsely imprisoning and assaulting Kevin Lunney to go ahead next month
# Qih
# Qih

Trial of four men accused of falsely imprisoning and assaulting Kevin Lunney to go ahead next month

Updated Dec 7th 2020, 3:20 PM 11,145 Views 0 Comments

The Special Criminal Court today refused an application from the defence to adjourn the 12-week trial.

# kevin-lunney - Thursday 26 November, 2020

One of Kevin Lunney accused made 'planted' DNA complaint to Garda Ombudsman, court hears
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

One of Kevin Lunney accused made 'planted' DNA complaint to Garda Ombudsman, court hears

Nov 26th 2020, 10:50 PM 23,639 Views 0 Comments

Lunney (50) was abducted close to his home in Co Fermanagh on the evening of 17 September 2019.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 17 November, 2020

Kevin Lunney case not ready to proceed over phone data law 'uncertainty', court hears
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Kevin Lunney case not ready to proceed over phone data law 'uncertainty', court hears

Nov 17th 2020, 2:27 PM 13,658 Views 1 Comment

Lawyers for one of the accused claim the law on the retention and accessing of mobile phone data is in “a state of significant uncertainty” in Ireland.

# kevin-lunney - Monday 2 November, 2020

Trial of four men accused of falsely imprisoning Kevin Lunney may not go ahead in January
# Quinn Industrial Holdings
# Quinn Industrial Holdings

Trial of four men accused of falsely imprisoning Kevin Lunney may not go ahead in January

Nov 2nd 2020, 2:32 PM 29,214 Views 0 Comments

The defendants have brought High Court challenges against the Special Criminal Court’s jurisdiction to try the matter.

# kevin-lunney - Monday 7 September, 2020

Man charged in Kevin Lunney case brings challenge against Special Criminal Court
# Courts
# Courts

Man charged in Kevin Lunney case brings challenge against Special Criminal Court

Sep 7th 2020, 10:03 PM 28,846 Views 0 Comments

Alan O’Brien is the second of the four accused men to challenge the SCC’s jurisdiction to hear the trial.

# kevin-lunney - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Court hearing into attack on Kevin Lunney hears that car seized by gardaí may have been 'accidentally burned'
# Courts
# Courts

Court hearing into attack on Kevin Lunney hears that car seized by gardaí may have been 'accidentally burned'

Updated Jun 10th 2020, 9:00 PM 39,990 Views 0 Comments

The non-jury court heard this morning that the trial will commence on Monday 21 January 2021.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

Men charged over Kevin Lunney abduction granted bail after video-link hearing from Portlaoise Prison
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Men charged over Kevin Lunney abduction granted bail after video-link hearing from Portlaoise Prison

Apr 28th 2020, 12:54 PM 13,736 Views 0 Comments

Luke O’Reilly of Kilcogy, Co Cavan and Darren Redmond of East Wall, Dublin are charged with false imprisonment and assault causing serious harm.

# kevin-lunney - Monday 20 April, 2020

'Lengthy' trial expected in Special Criminal Court for four men charged with Kevin Lunney false imprisonment
# Courts
# Courts

'Lengthy' trial expected in Special Criminal Court for four men charged with Kevin Lunney false imprisonment

Apr 20th 2020, 5:46 PM 21,114 Views 0 Comments

The abduction trial is expected to begin in January 2021.

# kevin-lunney - Thursday 12 March, 2020

Gardaí make another arrest in Kevin Lunney abduction investigation
# Arrest
# Arrest

Gardaí make another arrest in Kevin Lunney abduction investigation

Mar 12th 2020, 1:18 PM 18,574 Views 0 Comments

The man is being held at Cavan Garda Station.

# kevin-lunney - Friday 6 March, 2020

Four arrested in Kevin Lunney torture probe released
# Fermanagh
# Fermanagh

Four arrested in Kevin Lunney torture probe released

Mar 6th 2020, 8:21 AM 11,520 Views 0 Comments

The two men and one woman were detained in the Fermanagh area by the PSNI on Thursday.

# kevin-lunney - Thursday 5 March, 2020

Four people arrested in relation to abduction of Kevin Lunney
# Qih
# Qih

Four people arrested in relation to abduction of Kevin Lunney

Mar 5th 2020, 1:42 PM 19,474 Views 0 Comments

Three of the arrests were made by the PSNI, and Gardaí arrested the fourth person, who is being detained in Cavan.

# kevin-lunney - Thursday 19 December, 2019

Three men charged with attacking QIH director Kevin Lunney denied bail in High Court
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

Three men charged with attacking QIH director Kevin Lunney denied bail in High Court

Dec 19th 2019, 8:11 PM 25,570 Views 0 Comments

The three men were charged with assault causing harm and false imprisonment.

# kevin-lunney - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

QIH directors meet Garda Commissioner for investigation update
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

QIH directors meet Garda Commissioner for investigation update

Dec 18th 2019, 6:29 PM 7,894 Views 0 Comments

In September, QIH director Kevin Lunney was taken from near his home and assaulted.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Gardaí say more work needed in Kevin Lunney abduction probe as four men remanded in custody
# Qih
# Qih

Gardaí say more work needed in Kevin Lunney abduction probe as four men remanded in custody

Dec 3rd 2019, 3:11 PM 11,543 Views 0 Comments

The four men were remanded to appear next Friday 13 December.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Four men appear in court charged with assault and false imprisonment of Kevin Lunney
# Qih
# Qih

Four men appear in court charged with assault and false imprisonment of Kevin Lunney

Updated Nov 26th 2019, 2:41 PM 31,753 Views 0 Comments

The four men were arrested last week in the ongoing probe.

# kevin-lunney - Thursday 21 November, 2019

Kevin Lunney abduction: Four men now in custody after further arrests
# Qih
# Qih

Kevin Lunney abduction: Four men now in custody after further arrests

Updated Nov 21st 2019, 3:13 PM 32,068 Views 29 Comments

Four men have been arrested today.

# kevin-lunney - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

PSNI chief constable meets Lunney and other QIH directors to update on torture investigation
# Qih
# Qih

PSNI chief constable meets Lunney and other QIH directors to update on torture investigation

Nov 20th 2019, 7:35 AM 6,501 Views 7 Comments

Chief constable Simon Byrne said that the attack on Kevin Lunney was a “truly horrific crime”.

# kevin-lunney - Monday 18 November, 2019

Taoiseach praises Cavan priest's 'considerable courage' for hitting out at Kevin Lunney abduction
# Oliver O’Reilly
# Oliver O’Reilly

Taoiseach praises Cavan priest's 'considerable courage' for hitting out at Kevin Lunney abduction

Nov 18th 2019, 8:08 PM 17,545 Views 27 Comments

A cross-border police investigation into the incident is underway.

Cyril 'Dublin Jimmy' McGuinness died from suspected 'cardiac event', inquest hears
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

Cyril 'Dublin Jimmy' McGuinness died from suspected 'cardiac event', inquest hears

Nov 18th 2019, 5:46 PM 31,863 Views 34 Comments

McGuinness collapsed while police searched a house he was staying in on 8 November.

Clerics defend Cavan priest Oliver O'Reilly after he spoke out following Kevin Lunney attack
# Qih
# Qih

Clerics defend Cavan priest Oliver O'Reilly after he spoke out following Kevin Lunney attack

Nov 18th 2019, 7:53 AM 26,069 Views 48 Comments

Fr Oliver O’Reilly has spoken out against the violence in the region.

# kevin-lunney - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Three people arrested as part of probe into Kevin Lunney attack have been released
# Qih
# Qih

Three people arrested as part of probe into Kevin Lunney attack have been released

Nov 16th 2019, 8:41 AM 16,594 Views 22 Comments

The two men and one woman were released in the early hours this morning.

# kevin-lunney - Thursday 14 November, 2019

Three people arrested over kidnap and torture of businessman Kevin Lunney
# Quinn
# Quinn

Three people arrested over kidnap and torture of businessman Kevin Lunney

Nov 14th 2019, 8:30 AM 35,775 Views 22 Comments

Two men and a woman are being held over Lunney’s kidnap in September.

# kevin-lunney - Monday 11 November, 2019

Garda body demands apology over 'ill-informed and elitist' remarks about policing of Quinn violence
# Michael D'Arcy
# Michael D'Arcy

Garda body demands apology over 'ill-informed and elitist' remarks about policing of Quinn violence

Nov 11th 2019, 10:29 AM 26,831 Views 50 Comments

Michael D’Arcy made the comments on RTÉ yesterday afternoon.

# kevin-lunney - Sunday 10 November, 2019

'Law and order must, and will, prevail' - Leo Varadkar meets with QIH directors
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

'Law and order must, and will, prevail' - Leo Varadkar meets with QIH directors

Updated Nov 10th 2019, 6:30 PM 35,177 Views 79 Comments

The Taoiseach said he particularly wanted to meet with Kevin Lunney follwoing his “barbaric” abduction.

# kevin-lunney - Friday 8 November, 2019

Main suspect in Kevin Lunney kidnap case dies after taking ill during police raid
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

Main suspect in Kevin Lunney kidnap case dies after taking ill during police raid

Updated Nov 8th 2019, 5:54 PM 123,793 Views 107 Comments

Gardaí investigating the case have now completed searches in Cavan, Longford and Dublin.

Alleged mastermind of Kevin Lunney torture was career criminal with over 50 convictions
# Cyril McGuinness
# Cyril McGuinness

Alleged mastermind of Kevin Lunney torture was career criminal with over 50 convictions

Nov 8th 2019, 3:25 PM 121,451 Views 91 Comments

Cyril McGuinness died of a suspected heart attack today.

Kevin Lunney abduction: 13 locations in Dublin, Cavan, Longford and England being searched this morning
# Qih
# Qih

Kevin Lunney abduction: 13 locations in Dublin, Cavan, Longford and England being searched this morning

Nov 8th 2019, 8:51 AM 30,076 Views 31 Comments

The PSNI are searching four residential properties and one commercial premises in the Derrylin area of Fermanagh.

# kevin-lunney - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

'I heard it breaking and I roared': Quinn director Kevin Lunney describes kidnap and torture by border gang
# Qih
# Qih

'I heard it breaking and I roared': Quinn director Kevin Lunney describes kidnap and torture by border gang

Nov 6th 2019, 7:34 AM 56,385 Views 39 Comments

The businessman detailed his traumatic ordeal in a BBC interview last night.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Kevin Lunney speaks about his torture and near-escape from border gang in first TV interview
# Quinn Industrial Holdings
# Quinn Industrial Holdings

Kevin Lunney speaks about his torture and near-escape from border gang in first TV interview

Nov 5th 2019, 8:12 PM 51,272 Views 26 Comments

Kevin Lunney will detail his traumatic ordeal to the BBC Spotlight NI programme later this evening.

# kevin-lunney - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Quinn Industrial Holdings CEO: Criminals are seeking to 'control the area and everybody in it'
# Threats Of Violence
# Threats Of Violence

Quinn Industrial Holdings CEO: Criminals are seeking to 'control the area and everybody in it'

Oct 30th 2019, 9:18 AM 53,532 Views 64 Comments

Liam McCaffrey says a “small group of criminals organised by a paymaster” are behind the threats.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Quinn Industrial Holdings directors given 'final warning' in new threat against the company
# Threats
# Threats

Quinn Industrial Holdings directors given 'final warning' in new threat against the company

Oct 29th 2019, 5:50 PM 37,315 Views 59 Comments

The letter warned the directors that this was their “final warning” and that “we could have killed Kevin very easily”.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Kevin Lunney's brother: 'If he hadn't have been found, he definitely wouldn't have survived'
# Left For Dead
# Left For Dead

Kevin Lunney's brother: 'If he hadn't have been found, he definitely wouldn't have survived'

Oct 22nd 2019, 1:49 PM 17,195 Views 9 Comments

Tony Lunney described in detail the moment he got a call to say Kevin’s car was on fire

# kevin-lunney - Monday 21 October, 2019

Quinn executives warned their safety is at risk as gardaí faced with 'wall of silence' in rural community
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

Quinn executives warned their safety is at risk as gardaí faced with 'wall of silence' in rural community

Oct 21st 2019, 12:08 PM 29,946 Views 37 Comments

Kevin Lunney was tortured on 23 September.

# kevin-lunney - Friday 18 October, 2019

Lunney attack: Sean Quinn no longer wants to take back control of his former businesses
# Qih
# Qih

Lunney attack: Sean Quinn no longer wants to take back control of his former businesses

Oct 18th 2019, 6:19 PM 33,720 Views 48 Comments

Kevin Lunney was abducted from his home in Co Fermanagh in September.

# kevin-lunney - Thursday 26 September, 2019

The Explainer: Why was a Quinn Industrial Holdings director abducted?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: Why was a Quinn Industrial Holdings director abducted?

Sep 26th 2019, 5:30 PM 62,834 Views 15 Comments

In the wake of the recent attack on Kevin Lunney, we look at what has been having in relation to the company.

# kevin-lunney - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Taoiseach says Facebook's standards must be reviewed after posts about QIH executives left online for years
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

Taoiseach says Facebook's standards must be reviewed after posts about QIH executives left online for years

Sep 25th 2019, 8:30 PM 12,780 Views 24 Comments

John McCartin said posts making claims about the executives had remained on the social media platform for years.

'No stone will be left unturned': Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan visits Quinn staff
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

'No stone will be left unturned': Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan visits Quinn staff

Sep 25th 2019, 3:00 PM 9,299 Views 17 Comments

Flanagan said that “nobody is above the law” and said that he “acknowledged” the history of intimidation against QIH staff.

'Lunney attack was the last straw': Martin says cross-border agency needed to root the 'evil out of the border region'
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

'Lunney attack was the last straw': Martin says cross-border agency needed to root the 'evil out of the border region'

Sep 25th 2019, 1:16 PM 9,133 Views 25 Comments

Martin said the people living along the border have had enough.

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