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# kevin-lunney - Monday 7 September, 2020

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

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'

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

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

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

The man is being held at Cavan Garda Station.

# kevin-lunney - Friday 6 March, 2020

Four arrested in Kevin Lunney torture probe released

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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 This post contains videos

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

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

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 died of a suspected heart attack today.

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

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

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

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'

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

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'

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 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

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?

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

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

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'

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

Armed gardaí to patrol Cavan from Monday as officers call for information on van with 'distinctive' red floor

Twenty new recruits are also being sent to the district in November.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

Facebook says it removed a 'significant number of posts' about QIH executives in recent years

Gardaí and the PSNI are continuing to probe the attack on Kevin Lunney.

'I don't think people are surprised': QIH director condemns 'barbaric' attack on colleague Lunney

Gardaí and the PSNI are continuing to probe the attack on Kevin Lunney.

# kevin-lunney - Monday 23 September, 2019

Kevin Lunney abduction: Ex-IRA member among 'gang of 10' believed to be behind brutal attack

Searches have been taking place today as the joint Garda-PSNI investigation continues.

# kevin-lunney - Sunday 22 September, 2019

Gardaí carry out new searches as investigation into Kevin Lunney attack continues

Lunney sustained a range of serious injuries during the abduction.

# kevin-lunney - Friday 20 September, 2019

Quinn Industrial Holdings staff call for 'an end to this reign of terror' following Lunney attack

Kevin Lunney was abducted from his home in Co Fermanagh on Tuesday evening.

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