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#Lyra McKee

# lyra-mckee - Tuesday 3 May, 2022

Lyra McKee’s sister says letter leak exploits her murder for political purposes
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# Lyra McKee

Lyra McKee’s sister says letter leak exploits her murder for political purposes

May 3rd 2022, 7:57 AM 17,817 Views 14 Comments

Sinn Féin’s chairman Declan Kearney wrote to Saoradh, which is accused of links with the New IRA, about a “co-operation agreement”.

# lyra-mckee - Tuesday 19 April, 2022

'They want to whip up division': Petrol bombs thrown at police in Derry after republican parade
# Derry
# Derry

'They want to whip up division': Petrol bombs thrown at police in Derry after republican parade

Updated Apr 19th 2022, 5:06 PM 31,590 Views 41 Comments

PSNI officers seized a number of vehicles, suspected terrorist uniforms and petrol bombs after the Derry parade.

# lyra-mckee - Monday 18 April, 2022

Lyra McKee’s family ‘waiting for justice’ three years after her murder
# Derry
# Derry

Lyra McKee’s family ‘waiting for justice’ three years after her murder

Apr 18th 2022, 4:40 PM 6,878 Views 0 Comments

Vigils were held in Belfast and Derry to mark the third anniversary of Ms McKee’s death on April 18 2019.

# lyra-mckee - Wednesday 16 March, 2022

Man arrested in Lyra McKee murder probe released pending report to prosecutors
# PSNI
# PSNI

Man arrested in Lyra McKee murder probe released pending report to prosecutors

Mar 16th 2022, 6:51 PM 3,177 Views 0 Comments

The journalist was shot dead in Derry in April 2019.

Five men arrested in Lyra McKee murder investigation released from custody
# Derry
# Derry

Five men arrested in Lyra McKee murder investigation released from custody

Mar 16th 2022, 7:34 AM 5,055 Views 0 Comments

Journalist Lyra McKee was fatally shot during rioting in April 2019.

# lyra-mckee - Tuesday 15 March, 2022

Sixth man arrested by police investigating the murder of Lyra McKee
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# Lyra McKee

Sixth man arrested by police investigating the murder of Lyra McKee

Updated Mar 15th 2022, 3:25 PM 10,014 Views 0 Comments

Five men were arrested by the PSNI in the Cityside of Derry this morning.

# lyra-mckee - Tuesday 7 December, 2021

Police search offices of production company in Paris as part of Lyra McKee murder probe
# PSNI
# PSNI

Police search offices of production company in Paris as part of Lyra McKee murder probe

Dec 7th 2021, 12:54 PM 15,713 Views 0 Comments

The 29-year-old was shot dead in Derry in April 2019.

# lyra-mckee - Tuesday 5 October, 2021

Three men arrested by police investigating the murder of Lyra McKee
# Lyra McKee
# Lyra McKee

Three men arrested by police investigating the murder of Lyra McKee

Updated Oct 5th 2021, 2:40 PM 3,922 Views 0 Comments

The journalist was shot dead in the Creggan area of Derry in April, 2019.

# lyra-mckee - Monday 4 October, 2021

McKee murder: No evidence against man accused of rioting, court told
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# Lyra McKee

McKee murder: No evidence against man accused of rioting, court told

Oct 4th 2021, 2:15 PM 4,292 Views 0 Comments

Kieran McCool, 29, is accused of rioting and assault on the night that the journalist was shot dead in Derry.

# lyra-mckee - Sunday 3 October, 2021

Man charged with rioting offences by police investigating Lyra McKee murder
# Derry
# Derry

Man charged with rioting offences by police investigating Lyra McKee murder

Oct 3rd 2021, 10:46 AM 4,685 Views 0 Comments

The man is expected to appear before Derry Magistrates’ Court on Monday.

# lyra-mckee - Friday 1 October, 2021

Two men arrested over murder of journalist Lyra McKee
# Derry
# Derry

Two men arrested over murder of journalist Lyra McKee

Oct 1st 2021, 9:23 AM 5,127 Views 0 Comments

The men, aged 44 and 53, were arrested in the Derry area this morning under the UK’s Terrorism Act.

# lyra-mckee - Friday 24 September, 2021

Case against men over rioting on night of Lyra McKee murder ‘based on MTV video’
# Derry
# Derry

Case against men over rioting on night of Lyra McKee murder ‘based on MTV video’

Updated Sep 24th 2021, 12:55 PM 14,700 Views 0 Comments

The pair appeared before a court in Derry accused of rioting and throwing petrol bombs amid disorder during which the journalist was shot dead.

# lyra-mckee - Thursday 23 September, 2021

Lyra McKee murder investigation: Man (55) arrested in Derry
# PSNI
# PSNI

Lyra McKee murder investigation: Man (55) arrested in Derry

Sep 23rd 2021, 1:14 PM 4,624 Views 0 Comments

Two men aged 24 and 29 were arrested yesterday.

# lyra-mckee - Wednesday 22 September, 2021

Two arrested over murder of journalist Lyra McKee
# Derry
# Derry

Two arrested over murder of journalist Lyra McKee

Sep 22nd 2021, 8:53 AM 6,471 Views 0 Comments

The men were arrested in Derry this morning.

# lyra-mckee - Friday 17 September, 2021

Two men appear in court charged with murder of journalist Lyra McKee in Derry
# Derry
# Derry

Two men appear in court charged with murder of journalist Lyra McKee in Derry

Updated Sep 17th 2021, 1:00 PM 22,438 Views 0 Comments

The men were granted bail and will appear in court on 7 October.

# lyra-mckee - Wednesday 15 September, 2021

Four men arrested in connection with Lyra McKee's murder
# Derry
# Derry

Four men arrested in connection with Lyra McKee's murder

Sep 15th 2021, 8:14 AM 14,625 Views 0 Comments

The men were all arrested in the Derry area this morning under the Terrorism Act.

# lyra-mckee - Thursday 18 March, 2021

RTÉ to pay €20,000 to charity after republican party Éirígí is wrongly linked to murder on Prime Time
# John McGuirk
# John McGuirk

RTÉ to pay €20,000 to charity after republican party Éirígí is wrongly linked to murder on Prime Time

Mar 18th 2021, 7:33 PM 34,124 Views 0 Comments

The broadcaster has come to a settlement with the group and issued an apology.

# lyra-mckee - Monday 12 October, 2020

Ofcom upholds complaint against BBC's Newsnight over report about Lyra McKee
# Watchdog
# Watchdog

Ofcom upholds complaint against BBC's Newsnight over report about Lyra McKee

Oct 12th 2020, 5:39 PM 30,857 Views 10 Comments

Nichola Corner, her sister, complained to Ofcom that McKee’s privacy had been infringed upon.

# lyra-mckee - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Man charged with possession of gun used to murder Lyra McKee granted bail
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Man charged with possession of gun used to murder Lyra McKee granted bail

Updated Jul 16th 2020, 12:51 PM 10,024 Views 0 Comments

Derry man Niall Sheerin appeared in court via video-link today.

# lyra-mckee - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Man in his 20s arrested in connection with killing of Lyra McKee
# Derry
# Derry

Man in his 20s arrested in connection with killing of Lyra McKee

Jul 15th 2020, 9:29 AM 9,945 Views 0 Comments

McKee was killed when she was shot while attending a riot in Derry.

# lyra-mckee - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Gun used to kill journalist Lyra McKee is found in Derry
# PSNI
# PSNI

Gun used to kill journalist Lyra McKee is found in Derry

Jun 11th 2020, 6:15 PM 18,692 Views 0 Comments

One man has been charged with her murder and a second man has been charged with offences relating to the rioting that preceded it.

# lyra-mckee - Sunday 7 June, 2020

Police in the North seize handgun of the same type that was used to kill Lyra McKee
# Derry
# Derry

Police in the North seize handgun of the same type that was used to kill Lyra McKee

Jun 7th 2020, 2:18 PM 9,985 Views 5 Comments

Police cannot confirm at this stage if it is the weapon used to kill Lyra.

# lyra-mckee - Saturday 18 April, 2020

#WeStandWithLyra: Friends and colleagues remember Lyra McKee on first anniversary of her murder
# Derry
# Derry

#WeStandWithLyra: Friends and colleagues remember Lyra McKee on first anniversary of her murder

Apr 18th 2020, 2:06 PM 14,483 Views 7 Comments

The 29-year-old was shot in the Creggan area of Derry by dissident republican group the New IRA while observing clashes with police.

# lyra-mckee - Friday 17 April, 2020

NI police issue fresh information appeal a year on from Lyra McKee killing
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

NI police issue fresh information appeal a year on from Lyra McKee killing

Updated Apr 17th 2020, 9:08 AM 9,169 Views 0 Comments

The 29-year-old was shot dead during rioting in the Creggan area of Derry last year.

# lyra-mckee - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Mother of Lyra McKee dies a month before anniversary of daughter's death
# RIP
# RIP

Mother of Lyra McKee dies a month before anniversary of daughter's death

Mar 11th 2020, 11:21 AM 33,596 Views 0 Comments

Joan Lawrie died ‘peacefully’ in hospital on Tuesday, her daughter-in-law Nichola Corner confirmed in a social media post.

# lyra-mckee - Friday 6 March, 2020

Man accused of murdering Lyra McKee refused bail after prosecutors win appeal
# Paul Mcintyre
# Paul Mcintyre

Man accused of murdering Lyra McKee refused bail after prosecutors win appeal

Mar 6th 2020, 3:11 PM 19,975 Views 0 Comments

Paul McIntyre will remain in custody in Maghaberry high security prison as legal proceedings in the case progress.

# lyra-mckee - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

Prosecutors accused of adding new claim about man charged with Lyra McKee murder
# Courts
# Courts

Prosecutors accused of adding new claim about man charged with Lyra McKee murder

Updated Mar 3rd 2020, 2:35 PM 34,038 Views 0 Comments

McKee, 29, was shot dead by dissident republicans while observing a riot in Derry’s Creggan area last year.

# lyra-mckee - Thursday 27 February, 2020

Man accused of murdering journalist Lyra McKee granted bail
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# Lyra McKee

Man accused of murdering journalist Lyra McKee granted bail

Feb 27th 2020, 2:48 PM 23,558 Views 0 Comments

The case will return to court next month.

# lyra-mckee - Thursday 13 February, 2020

Man (52) remanded in custody, charged with murder of journalist Lyra McKee in Derry
# Derry
# Derry

Man (52) remanded in custody, charged with murder of journalist Lyra McKee in Derry

Updated Feb 13th 2020, 11:49 AM 50,574 Views 0 Comments

McKee was shot dead in Derry last April.

# lyra-mckee - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

52-year-old man charged with murder of Lyra McKee
# PSNI
# PSNI

52-year-old man charged with murder of Lyra McKee

Feb 12th 2020, 4:50 PM 25,414 Views 0 Comments

Four men, aged 20, 27, 29 and 52, were arrested yesterday in connection with the investigation.

# lyra-mckee - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

Four men arrested during probe into Lyra McKee murder
# Derry
# Derry

Four men arrested during probe into Lyra McKee murder

Feb 11th 2020, 8:59 AM 16,108 Views 53 Comments

The New IRA has claimed responsibility for the journalist’s murder.

# lyra-mckee - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

Renewed apology over Lyra McKee killing dismissed as ‘hollow’
# New IRA
# New IRA

Renewed apology over Lyra McKee killing dismissed as ‘hollow’

Jan 8th 2020, 7:32 PM 17,711 Views 14 Comments

The 29-year-old journalist was shot as she observed a riot in Derry last April.

# lyra-mckee - Friday 15 November, 2019

Opinion: I went to the Saoradh party conference to see where radical republicanism is going
# New IRA
# New IRA

Opinion: I went to the Saoradh party conference to see where radical republicanism is going

Nov 15th 2019, 7:00 AM 53,027 Views 54 Comments

Saoradh is an attempt to give a political face to the growing republican dissent in nationalist areas north of the border, writes Dieter Reinisch.

# lyra-mckee - Monday 10 June, 2019

Book written by murdered journalist Lyra McKee to go on pre-sale
# Angels With Blue Faces
# Angels With Blue Faces

Book written by murdered journalist Lyra McKee to go on pre-sale

Jun 10th 2019, 4:35 PM 7,195 Views 9 Comments

The book, Angels with Blue Faces, is due to be released at the end of June.

# lyra-mckee - Thursday 6 June, 2019

46-year-old man arrested in connection with Lyra McKee murder
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# Lyra McKee

46-year-old man arrested in connection with Lyra McKee murder

Jun 6th 2019, 3:13 PM 12,792 Views 0 Comments

The PSNI confirmed that the man was arrested under the Terrorism Act.

# lyra-mckee - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Lyra McKee murder and parcel bomb plot given as reasons for two special 'Omagh laws' being renewed again
# OFFENCES AGAINST THE STATE
# OFFENCES AGAINST THE STATE

Lyra McKee murder and parcel bomb plot given as reasons for two special 'Omagh laws' being renewed again

May 21st 2019, 6:30 AM 11,757 Views 9 Comments

Dissident republican threat and gangland crime are to be given as reasons for two special laws being renewed.

# lyra-mckee - Thursday 16 May, 2019

Police investigating murder of Lyra McKee search number of properties in Derry
# PSNI
# PSNI

Police investigating murder of Lyra McKee search number of properties in Derry

May 16th 2019, 9:59 AM 5,167 Views 0 Comments

A number of items were seized during the search for further investigation.

# lyra-mckee - Saturday 11 May, 2019

Two men appear in Derry court charged with rioting on night Lyra McKee was shot
# Derry Magistrates Court
# Derry Magistrates Court

Two men appear in Derry court charged with rioting on night Lyra McKee was shot

May 11th 2019, 4:17 PM 21,331 Views 0 Comments

Paul McIntyre aged 51, and Christopher Gillen aged 38, were refused bail today at Derry Magistrates’ Court.

# lyra-mckee - Friday 10 May, 2019

Two men charged with bomb offences after being arrested in connection with murder of Lyra McKee
# Derry
# Derry

Two men charged with bomb offences after being arrested in connection with murder of Lyra McKee

May 10th 2019, 9:35 PM 8,851 Views 0 Comments

Both men are due to appear at Derry Magistrates Court tomorrow.

# lyra-mckee - Thursday 9 May, 2019

Four people arrested in connection with murder of Lyra McKee
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Four people arrested in connection with murder of Lyra McKee

May 9th 2019, 11:29 AM 8,906 Views 0 Comments

McKee was murdered early on Good Friday morning in the Creggan in Derry.

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