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#kevin lunney

# kevin-lunney - Wednesday 4 August, 2021

Defence gives closing speeches for three accused in Kevin Lunney abduction
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Defence gives closing speeches for three accused in Kevin Lunney abduction

Aug 4th 2021, 8:31 PM 13,339 Views 0 Comments

A defence barrister said the actions of suspect ‘YZ’ are “suspicious” but do not lead to the conclusion he tortured Kevin Lunney.

# kevin-lunney - Friday 16 July, 2021

Here's What Happened Today: Friday
# Evening Fix
# Evening Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Jul 16th 2021, 9:03 PM 7,505 Views 0 Comments

Here’s your round-up of what made the headlines today.

Trial of men accused of abducting Kevin Lunney expected to come to a close next week
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

Trial of men accused of abducting Kevin Lunney expected to come to a close next week

Jul 16th 2021, 3:01 PM 7,557 Views 0 Comments

Four men are being tried for false imprisonment and intentionally causing serious harm.

# kevin-lunney - Thursday 15 July, 2021

Kevin Lunney was still in pain and fearful one month after abduction, doctor tells trial
# Quinn Industrial Holdings
# Quinn Industrial Holdings

Kevin Lunney was still in pain and fearful one month after abduction, doctor tells trial

Jul 15th 2021, 3:36 PM 9,887 Views 0 Comments

The Special Criminal Court heard that wounds to Kevin Lunney’s face required 24 stitches.

# kevin-lunney - Wednesday 23 June, 2021

Defence lawyers in the Kevin Lunney abduction trial are challenging garda CCTV evidence
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# Kevin Lunney

Defence lawyers in the Kevin Lunney abduction trial are challenging garda CCTV evidence

Jun 23rd 2021, 4:44 PM 12,380 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that footage was gathered from Cavan, Monaghan, Westmeath and Dublin by gardaí.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 22 June, 2021

Man accused of Kevin Lunney abduction takes High Court case over time limits regarding judicial reviews
# Challenge
# Challenge

Man accused of Kevin Lunney abduction takes High Court case over time limits regarding judicial reviews

Jun 22nd 2021, 3:50 PM 10,111 Views 0 Comments

The man has previously brought judicial review proceedings challenging the Special Criminal Court’s jurisdiction to hear his trial.

# kevin-lunney - Friday 18 June, 2021

Man accused of abducting Kevin Lunney asked gardaí to ‘leave his own family alone’, court hears
# Quinn Industrial Holdings
# Quinn Industrial Holdings

Man accused of abducting Kevin Lunney asked gardaí to ‘leave his own family alone’, court hears

Jun 18th 2021, 5:17 PM 24,817 Views 0 Comments

The Special Criminal Court heard today that the man made the request after one of his son’s died.

# kevin-lunney - Thursday 17 June, 2021

Defence lawyers in Kevin Lunney abduction trial dispute attempt to link phone number to accused
# Courts
# Courts

Defence lawyers in Kevin Lunney abduction trial dispute attempt to link phone number to accused

Jun 17th 2021, 8:11 PM 9,080 Views 0 Comments

The trial continues in front of Justice Tony Hunt, presiding, and Judge Gerard Griffin and Judge David McHugh.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 15 June, 2021

Kevin Lunney trial: Judge questions lack of clarity from EU court on accessing mobile phone data
# Phone Data
# Phone Data

Kevin Lunney trial: Judge questions lack of clarity from EU court on accessing mobile phone data

Jun 15th 2021, 5:14 PM 10,096 Views 0 Comments

The judges will decide on the admissability of the phone evidence next week.

# kevin-lunney - Saturday 12 June, 2021

Kevin Lunney trial: Garda access to phone records comes under defence spotlight in second week
# Week 2
# Week 2

Kevin Lunney trial: Garda access to phone records comes under defence spotlight in second week

Jun 12th 2021, 7:45 AM 12,784 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí had given evidence about obtaining search warrants for phone records in relation to their investigation.

# kevin-lunney - Friday 11 June, 2021

Barrister at Kevin Lunney trial argues that gardaí repeatedly broke the law by accessing mobile phone data
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Barrister at Kevin Lunney trial argues that gardaí repeatedly broke the law by accessing mobile phone data

Updated Jun 11th 2021, 4:24 PM 13,940 Views 0 Comments

O’Higgins said the material gardaí uncovered should be ruled inadmissible because it was unlawfully obtained.

# kevin-lunney - Wednesday 9 June, 2021

Defence barrister in Kevin Lunney case argues that mobile phone evidence was collected using invalid warrants
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Defence barrister in Kevin Lunney case argues that mobile phone evidence was collected using invalid warrants

Jun 9th 2021, 6:51 PM 14,122 Views 0 Comments

Counsel for one of the accused said there was an “information deficit” in the application for a warrant for phone records.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 8 June, 2021

Lawyers challenge mobile phone evidence in Kevin Lunney's abduction trial
# QIH Trial
# QIH Trial

Lawyers challenge mobile phone evidence in Kevin Lunney's abduction trial

Jun 8th 2021, 5:10 PM 16,669 Views 0 Comments

Lunney told the court that he was bundled into the boot of a car and driven to a container where he was threatened and told to resign from QIH.

# kevin-lunney - Friday 4 June, 2021

Man accused of assisting Kevin Lunney abductors tells court he has 'nothing to hide'
# Courts
# Courts

Man accused of assisting Kevin Lunney abductors tells court he has 'nothing to hide'

Jun 4th 2021, 2:18 PM 15,415 Views 0 Comments

The man said he was “definitely not” involved in the dispute over Quinn Industrial Holdings.

# kevin-lunney - Thursday 3 June, 2021

Kevin Lunney describes crawling injured on road after abduction
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Kevin Lunney describes crawling injured on road after abduction

Updated Jun 3rd 2021, 6:13 PM 20,983 Views 0 Comments

He was giving evidence at the trial of four men accused of falsely imprisoning him and causing him serious harm.

# kevin-lunney - Tuesday 1 June, 2021

Special Criminal Court upholds its right to hear trial of four accused of causing serious harm to Kevin Lunney
# Courts
# Courts

Special Criminal Court upholds its right to hear trial of four accused of causing serious harm to Kevin Lunney

Jun 1st 2021, 5:40 PM 13,522 Views 0 Comments

Counsel argued the court has become a “permanent and perpetual” structure that is not permitted by the legislation that brought it into existence.

# kevin-lunney - Monday 31 May, 2021

Trial delayed for four men accused of falsely imprisoning Kevin Lunney
# Trial
# Trial

Trial delayed for four men accused of falsely imprisoning Kevin Lunney

May 31st 2021, 1:52 PM 11,988 Views 0 Comments

Sean Guerin SC told the court that a matter of law must be dealt with before the trial can go ahead.

# kevin-lunney - Friday 21 May, 2021

Trial of four accused of abducting and assaulting Kevin Lunney to proceed at end of month
# Qih
# Qih

Trial of four accused of abducting and assaulting Kevin Lunney to proceed at end of month

May 21st 2021, 5:52 PM 10,276 Views 0 Comments

The case had originally been fixed for trial on 11 January at the non-jury court.

# 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 46,156 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 10,863 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 11,160 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 23,676 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 13,706 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 29,236 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 28,867 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 40,009 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 13,778 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 21,125 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 18,597 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 11,524 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 19,507 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 25,592 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 7,899 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 11,548 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 31,832 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 32,088 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 6,524 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 17,606 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 31,985 Views 34 Comments

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

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