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# lisa-smith - This year 2022

Lisa Smith's offending was at 'lowest level' and sentence was 'excessive', lawyers tell court
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

Lisa Smith's offending was at 'lowest level' and sentence was 'excessive', lawyers tell court

Oct 4th 2022, 6:15 PM 14,440 Views 0 Comments

The Court of Appeal reserved judgment.

Former soldier Lisa Smith sentenced to 15 months for Islamic State membership
# Court
# Court

Former soldier Lisa Smith sentenced to 15 months for Islamic State membership

Updated Jul 22nd 2022, 11:40 AM 49,187 Views 0 Comments

Smith, 40, was found guilty in May of membership of the terror group but acquitted of financing terrorism.

Lisa Smith has already served a sentence and should not be jailed, lawyers tell court
# Courts
# Courts

Lisa Smith has already served a sentence and should not be jailed, lawyers tell court

Updated Jul 11th 2022, 3:29 PM 25,807 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that Smith already served a custodial sentence in Syria and has lived with a 13-hour daily curfew since 2019.

Lisa Smith found guilty of membership of the terrorist organisation Isis by Special Criminal Court
# Courts
# Courts

Lisa Smith found guilty of membership of the terrorist organisation Isis by Special Criminal Court

May 30th 2022, 11:14 AM 62,747 Views 0 Comments

Earlier she was found not guilty of funding terrorism.

Lisa Smith's lawyers make fresh bid to have charges against her dismissed
# Courts
# Courts

Lisa Smith's lawyers make fresh bid to have charges against her dismissed

Apr 7th 2022, 4:34 PM 7,815 Views 0 Comments

If the Special Criminal Court does not accept the arguments made by her lawyers, they will reveal their verdicts on 30 May.

Prosecution evidence against Lisa Smith falls short of what's required, barrister tells court
# Courts
# Courts

Prosecution evidence against Lisa Smith falls short of what's required, barrister tells court

Mar 30th 2022, 3:46 PM 9,129 Views 0 Comments

Smith (40) has been on trial for nine weeks at the Special Criminal Court.

Lisa Smith ‘answered call to migrate to Syria’, court hears
# Courts
# Courts

Lisa Smith ‘answered call to migrate to Syria’, court hears

Updated Mar 29th 2022, 4:51 PM 10,671 Views 0 Comments

The former soldier denies membership of so-called Islamic State.

Court will consider verdicts in Lisa Smith trial
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Court will consider verdicts in Lisa Smith trial

Mar 24th 2022, 3:36 PM 11,706 Views 0 Comments

The former Irish soldier has pleaded not guilty to membership of an unlawful terrorist group, namely Islamic State.

Lisa Smith warned her family to become Muslim 'before it's too late', court told
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Lisa Smith warned her family to become Muslim 'before it's too late', court told

Mar 21st 2022, 4:58 PM 21,496 Views 0 Comments

Lisa Smith sent a Facebook message saying she would see her family in heaven if they converted, the Special Criminal Court heard today.

Facebook in 'wholesale breach of privacy rights', Lisa Smith lawyers tell court
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Facebook in 'wholesale breach of privacy rights', Lisa Smith lawyers tell court

Mar 2nd 2022, 4:51 PM 9,551 Views 0 Comments

The legal team are objecting to the admissibility of messages sent using Facebook between Smith and known Islamist terrorists in Australia and Syria.

Lisa Smith called government a 'shower of b*****ds' while talking 'anti-western stuff'
# Courts
# Courts

Lisa Smith called government a 'shower of b*****ds' while talking 'anti-western stuff'

Feb 28th 2022, 1:50 PM 30,536 Views 0 Comments

The court also heard that Smith was described by a superior officer in the Irish army as “industrious, hard-working and reliable”.

FBI agent tells court it was 'beyond suspicion' Lisa Smith joined Isis
# Courts
# Courts

FBI agent tells court it was 'beyond suspicion' Lisa Smith joined Isis

Feb 11th 2022, 4:03 PM 24,469 Views 0 Comments

Five counter-terrorism FBI agents gave evidence this week during legal argument in the trial.

Lisa Smith was legally arrested in 2019, court rules
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Lisa Smith was legally arrested in 2019, court rules

Feb 1st 2022, 6:15 PM 11,338 Views 0 Comments

Lawyers for former Defence Forces soldier had challenged the legality of her arrest on her return to Ireland.

Lisa Smith lawyers challenge legality of her arrest when she returned to Ireland
# Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith

Lisa Smith lawyers challenge legality of her arrest when she returned to Ireland

Jan 31st 2022, 5:29 PM 13,980 Views 0 Comments

Her trial continues at the three-judge, non-jury Special Criminal Court.

Lisa Smith 'threw her life away to go and join a violent, extremist ideology', court hears
# Courts
# Courts

Lisa Smith 'threw her life away to go and join a violent, extremist ideology', court hears

Updated Jan 28th 2022, 5:57 PM 24,530 Views 0 Comments

The Lisa Smith trial continues today.

Lisa Smith married a member of al Qaida while in Syria, court hears
# Courts
# Courts

Lisa Smith married a member of al Qaida while in Syria, court hears

Jan 27th 2022, 3:05 PM 23,728 Views 0 Comments

The 39-year-old ex-soldier has pleaded not guilty to terror-related charges at the Special Criminal Court.

Lisa Smith tried to justify suicide bombings, trial told
# Trial
# Trial

Lisa Smith tried to justify suicide bombings, trial told

Updated Jan 26th 2022, 5:54 PM 28,770 Views 0 Comments

The former Defence Forces soldier, 39, has pleaded not guilty to charges of membership of Islamic State.

Former Air Corps member Lisa Smith 'wanted to die a martyr', Special Criminal Court hears
# Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith

Former Air Corps member Lisa Smith 'wanted to die a martyr', Special Criminal Court hears

Updated Jan 25th 2022, 5:17 PM 19,728 Views 0 Comments

The trial is expected to last 12 weeks.

Lisa Smith: Judges reject call to dismiss charges - trial starts tomorrow
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Lisa Smith: Judges reject call to dismiss charges - trial starts tomorrow

Jan 24th 2022, 11:40 AM 19,589 Views 0 Comments

Smith is charged with alleged offences associated with membership of Islamic State.

Lisa Smith bid to have charges dropped to be decided on Monday
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Lisa Smith bid to have charges dropped to be decided on Monday

Jan 19th 2022, 2:58 PM 11,125 Views 0 Comments

The 39-year-old, from Co Louth, is accused of being a member of Islamic State and financing terrorism.

Lucinda Creighton's statement on Lisa Smith trial 'blatant contempt of court' - defence lawyers
# Courts
# Courts

Lucinda Creighton's statement on Lisa Smith trial 'blatant contempt of court' - defence lawyers

Jan 17th 2022, 7:49 PM 44,645 Views 0 Comments

Defence counsel Michael O’Higgins SC, for Smith, raised his concerns about a statement released last week.

Bid by Lisa Smith to have terror charges dropped to be heard today
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Bid by Lisa Smith to have terror charges dropped to be heard today

Jan 17th 2022, 6:30 AM 11,776 Views 0 Comments

Smith, 39, is accused of being a member of the so-called Islamic State (IS) and financing terrorism.

Lisa Smith's bid to have terror charges dropped will be heard next week
# Court
# Court

Lisa Smith's bid to have terror charges dropped will be heard next week

Jan 11th 2022, 4:06 PM 11,323 Views 0 Comments

Lisa Smith’s trial before the non-jury court was due to start this week.

Lisa Smith trial expected to be delayed as defence seek for case to be struck out
# Court
# Court

Lisa Smith trial expected to be delayed as defence seek for case to be struck out

Jan 10th 2022, 4:43 PM 15,611 Views 0 Comments

Smith is charged with alleged membership of terror group Islamic State (ISIS) and other associated charges.

# lisa-smith - Last year 2021

Witnesses in US and Australia will not have to travel here for Lisa Smith trial, court rules
# International Witnesses
# International Witnesses

Witnesses in US and Australia will not have to travel here for Lisa Smith trial, court rules

Nov 19th 2021, 12:36 PM 13,051 Views 0 Comments

The court said it would allow evidence to be called from three witnesses in the case by video-link.

'Absolutely enormous' volume of documents in Lisa Smith case is crashing printers
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

'Absolutely enormous' volume of documents in Lisa Smith case is crashing printers

Nov 1st 2021, 5:03 PM 33,497 Views 0 Comments

Lisa Smith is accused of being a member of ISIS and of financing terrorism.

'Gigantic' amount of disclosure ahead of trial of former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith

'Gigantic' amount of disclosure ahead of trial of former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith

Oct 20th 2021, 4:54 PM 32,271 Views 0 Comments

She is charged with membership of ISIS.

Former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith wins appeal against UK entry ban
# Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith

Former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith wins appeal against UK entry ban

May 7th 2021, 1:57 PM 23,655 Views 0 Comments

Smith, who is due to stand trial next year, wanted to be able to cross the border into Northern Ireland.

# lisa-smith - All time

Trial of former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith to begin in January 2022
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Trial of former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith to begin in January 2022

Sep 14th 2020, 10:44 AM 21,663 Views 0 Comments

Smith is charged with membership of the Islamic State terrorist group and with financing terrorism.

Former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith returned for trial at Special Criminal Court
# Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith

Former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith returned for trial at Special Criminal Court

Aug 31st 2020, 11:44 AM 17,507 Views 0 Comments

Smith is accused of membership of the terror group Islamic State.

Former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith sent forward for trial to Special Criminal Court
# Courts
# Courts

Former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith sent forward for trial to Special Criminal Court

Jul 31st 2020, 11:57 AM 19,458 Views 0 Comments

Smith is accused of membership of the terror group Islamic State.

Lisa Smith faces additional charge of terrorist financing
# Courts
# Courts

Lisa Smith faces additional charge of terrorist financing

Updated Jul 24th 2020, 5:57 PM 33,699 Views 0 Comments

Smith has already been charged with membership of an unlawful organisation under 2005 terror legislation.

Another delay in the case of former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith

Another delay in the case of former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith

Jul 17th 2020, 4:53 PM 21,657 Views 0 Comments

The 38-year-old former Irish defence forces member was due to return to Dublin District Court today.

The case of former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith has been adjourned for three months
# Adjourned
# Adjourned

The case of former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith has been adjourned for three months

Apr 17th 2020, 12:35 PM 16,269 Views 0 Comments

Smith was arrested at Dublin Airport in November.

Lisa Smith 'anxious' for case to begin to prove her innocence, court hears
# Dublin District Court
# Dublin District Court

Lisa Smith 'anxious' for case to begin to prove her innocence, court hears

Mar 4th 2020, 12:26 PM 20,309 Views 0 Comments

Smith is due back in court on 17 April.

'Not a single piece of evidence': Lawyers for Lisa Smith argue for terror charge to be dropped
# Court
# Court

'Not a single piece of evidence': Lawyers for Lisa Smith argue for terror charge to be dropped

Updated Jan 8th 2020, 1:36 PM 28,917 Views 0 Comments

The Irish woman has been charged with membership of an unlawful organisation, under 2005 terror legislation.

Former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith released on bail
# Bail
# Bail

Former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith released on bail

Dec 31st 2019, 5:47 PM 40,257 Views 0 Comments

Her bail conditions including residing at an address in the northeast and signing on at a garda station twice daily.

Lisa Smith still on remand in prison despite being granted bail last week
# Courts
# Courts

Lisa Smith still on remand in prison despite being granted bail last week

Dec 23rd 2019, 6:14 PM 29,957 Views 0 Comments

Smith may yet may yet spend Christmas in jail over issues around the independent surety.

Former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith granted bail
# Courts
# Courts

Former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith granted bail

Dec 19th 2019, 4:02 PM 27,685 Views 0 Comments

She is accused of being a member of a terrorist organisation.

Lisa Smith remanded in custody for a further four weeks
# CCJ
# CCJ

Lisa Smith remanded in custody for a further four weeks

Dec 11th 2019, 11:47 AM 20,137 Views 0 Comments

The 38-year-old is accused of being a member of the so-called Islamic State.

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