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Irish investigation into Michaela murder not ruled out
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Irish investigation into Michaela murder not ruled out

Jul 17th 2012, 7:49 AM 3,606 Views 31 Comments

The Tánaiste said the government will convey a ‘strong protest’ to the Mauritian government about what appears to be the leaking of the photographs.

Mauritian government condemns "outrageous" photos of Michaela crime scene
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Mauritian government condemns "outrageous" photos of Michaela crime scene

Jul 16th 2012, 8:42 PM 10,162 Views 32 Comments

Mauritius describes the leaked photos as “outrageous” as Eamon Gilmore meets his ambassador to convey Ireland’s protests.

Newspaper images could hinder Michaela inquiry - lawyer
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Newspaper images could hinder Michaela inquiry - lawyer

Jul 16th 2012, 8:44 AM 9,262 Views 36 Comments

The McAreavey family lawyer in Mauritius said the publication of images from the crime scene could hinder further inquiries or the prospect of another trial.

Govt to make formal complaint over pictures of Michaela crime scene
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Govt to make formal complaint over pictures of Michaela crime scene

Jul 15th 2012, 2:16 PM 28,485 Views 127 Comments

Pictures from the crime scene where Michaela McAreavey was killed last year have been published in a Mauritian newspaper today with the Taoiseach saying that a formal complaint will now be made to the Mauritian government.

Michaela: FG MEP rows back on call for Irish tourists to boycott Mauritius
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Michaela: FG MEP rows back on call for Irish tourists to boycott Mauritius

Jul 14th 2012, 2:24 PM 11,438 Views 72 Comments

Seán Kelly had urged Irish people to stay away from Mauritius in the wake of the not guilty verdict but told TheJournal.ie that he would change that view if the investigation continues.

Michaela McAreavey: New trial "a possibility"
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Michaela McAreavey: New trial "a possibility"

Jul 14th 2012, 12:37 PM 5,398 Views 22 Comments

The Director of Public Prosecutions in Mauritius said he was surprised at the verdict and that he was not discarding the possibility of a new trial.

Michaela McAreavey trial: Accused may sue police
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Michaela McAreavey trial: Accused may sue police

Jul 13th 2012, 8:56 AM 8,594 Views 32 Comments

The lawyer for Avinash Treebhoowoon also expressed sympathy for the Irish honeymooner’s family.

Not guilty: Ireland reacts to Michaela McAreavey trial verdict
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Not guilty: Ireland reacts to Michaela McAreavey trial verdict

Jul 13th 2012, 7:30 AM 10,302 Views 35 Comments

A ‘boycott Mauritius’ campaign was spontaneously started on Twitter last night.

Michaela McAreavey murder trial: the major talking points
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Michaela McAreavey murder trial: the major talking points

Jul 13th 2012, 6:00 AM 24,738 Views 28 Comments

TheJournal.ie takes a look back at the two-month trial, recapping the key moments of a case that has captivated a local audience and devastated two Irish families.

"The truth has triumphed" - accused respond to Michaela verdict
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"The truth has triumphed" - accused respond to Michaela verdict

Jul 12th 2012, 10:36 PM 11,501 Views 44 Comments

“I suffered a lot. I was brutalised by police. I was beaten so much,” Avinash Treebhoowon said outside the courtroom.

The Evening Fix: Thursday
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The Evening Fix: Thursday

Jul 12th 2012, 8:06 PM 8,548 Views 2 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

Lawyer for the acquitted compares Michaela trial to Guildford Four
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Lawyer for the acquitted compares Michaela trial to Guildford Four

Jul 12th 2012, 7:01 PM 5,848 Views 27 Comments

“When we rush to find justice, we always fail.”

'There are no words': McAreavey and Harte families respond to 'not guilty' verdict
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'There are no words': McAreavey and Harte families respond to 'not guilty' verdict

Jul 12th 2012, 5:41 PM 13,756 Views 27 Comments

Michaela’s families said there are no words which can describe the sense of devastation and desolation they both feel.

Michaela McAreavey trial verdict: two accused found not guilty
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Michaela McAreavey trial verdict: two accused found not guilty

Jul 12th 2012, 3:41 PM 28,918 Views 167 Comments

Sandip Moonea and Avinash Treebhoowoon were acquited by the nine-member jury of killing the 27-year-old on her honeymoon in Mauritius.

Michaela murder trial: defence says 'real culprits' are still at large
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Michaela murder trial: defence says 'real culprits' are still at large

Jul 9th 2012, 7:12 PM 4,858 Views 0 Comments

One of the defence lawyers said that the investigation in Michaela McAreavey’s murder should be reopened.

Michaela murder trial told the 27-year-old died by a 'barbaric act'
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Michaela murder trial told the 27-year-old died by a 'barbaric act'

Jul 6th 2012, 7:17 PM 6,555 Views 0 Comments

On the closing day of prosecution arguments, the lead prosecutor told the jury it had been “one of the most difficult trials” he had ever faced.

Michaela McAreavey murder trial nearing an end
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Michaela McAreavey murder trial nearing an end

Jul 4th 2012, 4:15 PM 4,096 Views 0 Comments

Court has been adjourned until Friday.

Accused at Michaela McAreavey trial: 'I did not kill anyone'
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Accused at Michaela McAreavey trial: 'I did not kill anyone'

Jul 3rd 2012, 6:11 PM 4,055 Views 0 Comments

Sandeep Moonea, 42, took the witness stand at the Port Louis court today, claiming he was on the phone to his sister when Michaela was killed.

Michaela murder trial: Witness denies lying to protect his son
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Michaela murder trial: Witness denies lying to protect his son

Jul 2nd 2012, 5:38 PM 5,508 Views 0 Comments

The 52-year-old father of one of the accused denied that his son told him “Forgive me. I have made a mistake” when he saw him the day after the murder of Michaela McAreavey.

Michaela murder trial: Defence team’s legal dispute causes fresh delay
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Michaela murder trial: Defence team’s legal dispute causes fresh delay

Jun 29th 2012, 3:20 PM 4,148 Views 0 Comments

Defence lawyers claimed the judge had acted inappropriately in interrupting a cross-examination.

Michaela murder trial: Accused labelled 'a liar' by prosecution in case
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Michaela murder trial: Accused labelled 'a liar' by prosecution in case

Jun 28th 2012, 6:13 PM 3,342 Views 0 Comments

Avinash Treebhoowon was cross-examined by the prosecution today as the trial of the two men accused of murdering the Tyrone woman continued in Mauritius.

Michaela McAreavey trial: Prime suspect ‘only confessed because of police torture’
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Michaela McAreavey trial: Prime suspect ‘only confessed because of police torture’

Jun 28th 2012, 8:10 AM 3,831 Views 0 Comments

Avinash Treebhoowon said he had “never seen, never talked to, and never knew” Tyrone teacher Michaela McAreavey.

Accused in Michaela trial breaks down giving evidence
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Accused in Michaela trial breaks down giving evidence

Jun 26th 2012, 6:08 PM 8,977 Views 0 Comments

Avinash Treebhoowon took to the witness stand for the first time today and told the court that he had been insulted, threatened and beaten by police officers.

Defence opens case in Michaela trial with focus on alleged torture of suspect
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Defence opens case in Michaela trial with focus on alleged torture of suspect

Jun 25th 2012, 8:01 PM 4,905 Views 0 Comments

One of the accused, Avinash Treebhowon, is expected to be called to the stand tomorrow.

The Daily Fix: Thursday
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The Daily Fix: Thursday

Jun 21st 2012, 7:58 PM 8,466 Views 14 Comments

All the day’s main news, plus a few bits and pieces you may have missed along the way…

Michaela murder trial adjourned until Monday
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Michaela murder trial adjourned until Monday

Jun 21st 2012, 6:26 PM 4,337 Views 0 Comments

The judge has said he needs more time to consider his ruling on some legal issues.

Michaela murder trial: prosecution closes case after hotel visit
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Michaela murder trial: prosecution closes case after hotel visit

Jun 19th 2012, 4:41 PM 4,635 Views 0 Comments

The court heard today that the bellboy who accompanied John McAreavey to his room when his wife’s body was discovered cannot be called as a witness as he is working on a cruise ship.

Michaela murder trial: judge and jury to visit honeymoon hotel
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Michaela murder trial: judge and jury to visit honeymoon hotel

Jun 19th 2012, 6:30 AM 1,969 Views 0 Comments

The court will visit the former Legends hotel this morning following a request from the defence team.

Michaela murder trial: defence not pursuing CCTV footage claims
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Michaela murder trial: defence not pursuing CCTV footage claims

Jun 18th 2012, 6:08 PM 4,976 Views 0 Comments

Tomorrow, the judge and jury will visit the hotel and room where the newly-wed was killed.

The Daily Fix: Sunday
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The Daily Fix: Sunday

Jun 17th 2012, 7:55 PM 5,267 Views 1 Comment

All the day’s main news, plus a few bits and pieces you may have missed along the way…

Michaela murder trial: Court sees CCTV footage from day of murder
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Michaela murder trial: Court sees CCTV footage from day of murder

Jun 15th 2012, 6:12 PM 4,576 Views 0 Comments

CCTV footage from the Legends Hotel taken on the day the Tyrone woman was murdered was shown in court today.

Michaela murder trial hears victim was strangled in violent struggle
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Michaela murder trial hears victim was strangled in violent struggle

Jun 14th 2012, 4:54 PM 4,729 Views 0 Comments

The court heard evidence from the doctor who examined the 27-year-old Tyrone woman following her death at a hotel in Mauritius last year.

Michaela McAreavey: Trial halted over legal row
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Michaela McAreavey: Trial halted over legal row

Jun 13th 2012, 12:36 PM 3,291 Views 0 Comments

Trial in Mauritius postponed until tomorrow morning as judge asks for time to consider legal issues.

Michaela murder trial: Police chief says hotel was uncooperative
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Michaela murder trial: Police chief says hotel was uncooperative

Jun 12th 2012, 6:29 PM 2,923 Views 0 Comments

The head of the unit investigating the death of the Tyrone woman said that management at the hotel where she was found dead were more concerned about their establishment’s reputation.

Michaela accused denies being in hotel room at time of murder
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Michaela accused denies being in hotel room at time of murder

Jun 11th 2012, 4:46 PM 2,827 Views 0 Comments

In his statements to police, Sandip Moneea denied involvement in the murder and said that he himself had called for medical assistance.

Fingerprints not taken from Michaela McAreavey purse, murder trial told
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Fingerprints not taken from Michaela McAreavey purse, murder trial told

Jun 8th 2012, 5:41 PM 4,449 Views 0 Comments

The trial of two men accused of killing the 27-year-old Tyrone woman continues in Port Louis.

Witness claims one of accused men was with him on day of Michaela killing
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Witness claims one of accused men was with him on day of Michaela killing

Jun 7th 2012, 5:46 PM 5,398 Views 0 Comments

The court heard evidence from a number of people who worked at the Legends hotel where Michaela McAreavey was strangled to death last year while on honeymoon.

John McAreavey breaks down as he testifies in Michaela murder trial
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John McAreavey breaks down as he testifies in Michaela murder trial

Jun 6th 2012, 5:36 PM 8,986 Views 0 Comments

The husband of Michaela McAreavey told a court in Mauritius how his wife was the most beautiful woman he had ever seen.