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#Michaella McCollum Connolly

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Monday 4 April, 2016

Michaella McCollum's interview on RTÉ divided opinions last night
# Peru
# Peru

Michaella McCollum's interview on RTÉ divided opinions last night

Apr 4th 2016, 9:36 AM 72,617 Views 212 Comments

Everyone was talking about the interview last night, here’s what they were saying.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Sunday 3 April, 2016

"I'm not a bad person" - Michaella McCollum's first interview to air tonight
# Peru 2
# Peru 2

"I'm not a bad person" - Michaella McCollum's first interview to air tonight

Apr 3rd 2016, 7:54 PM 96,318 Views 265 Comments

“I’ve forgotten the things that everybody takes for granted in life.”

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Monday 14 December, 2015

Peru 2 to spend Christmas in Lima prison as strike delays court hearing
# Lima
# Lima

Peru 2 to spend Christmas in Lima prison as strike delays court hearing

Dec 14th 2015, 4:11 PM 31,261 Views 59 Comments

The two women had been hoping to be transferred to prisons in the UK to finish their sentences closer to their families.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Belfast prison agrees to take drug smuggler Michaela McCollum
# Peru
# Peru

Belfast prison agrees to take drug smuggler Michaela McCollum

Jan 7th 2015, 12:36 PM 21,092 Views 46 Comments

The Peruvian ministry of justice and human rights must approve the repatriation.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Michaella McCollum Connolly 'endured a significant amount of stress'
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# Peru 1

Michaella McCollum Connolly 'endured a significant amount of stress'

Aug 6th 2014, 10:45 PM 83,504 Views 213 Comments

The 21-year-old’s solicitor confirmed her transfer from a prison in Peru to Ash House Women’s Prison in south Belfast.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Monday 7 July, 2014

What to watch on TV tonight: Monday
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From The Daily Edge
# Tv Picks

What to watch on TV tonight: Monday

Jul 7th 2014, 6:20 PM 5,103 Views 0 Comments

Here are the shows and films that’ll be on your Twitter timeline later.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Monday 26 May, 2014

'Peru 2' moved to prison in Peruvian desert, family express worry
# On The Move
# On The Move

'Peru 2' moved to prison in Peruvian desert, family express worry

May 26th 2014, 10:39 AM 39,152 Views 55 Comments

Michaella McCollum Connolly and Melissa Reid were convicted of attempting to smuggle cocaine from Peru to Spain.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Dec 17th 2013, 11:00 PM 32,490 Views 14 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the Peru two, Hector leaving 2FM, and what Pope Francis did for his birthday.

‘Peru 2′ sentenced to 6 years and 8 months in jail each
# Prison
# Prison

‘Peru 2′ sentenced to 6 years and 8 months in jail each

Dec 17th 2013, 10:58 PM 63,379 Views 223 Comments

Michaella McCollum Connolly and Melissa Reid were found guilty of trafficking cocaine.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Monday 14 October, 2013

'Peru 2' transferred to prison notorious for overcrowding
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# Mccollum Connolly

'Peru 2' transferred to prison notorious for overcrowding

Oct 14th 2013, 10:40 AM 23,545 Views 87 Comments

Michaella McCollum Connolly and Melissa Reid have been transferred from a low security facility, and could now be sharing a cell with as many as 38 other inmates.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

Court presses Peru two for details of gang members
# Peru
# Peru

Court presses Peru two for details of gang members

Oct 2nd 2013, 7:53 AM 14,778 Views 0 Comments

Last week a prosecutor said they would need to give a fuller confession if they expected to have their sentences reduced.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Thursday 26 September, 2013

Prosecutor rejects Peru two guilty plea
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# Peru

Prosecutor rejects Peru two guilty plea

Sep 26th 2013, 7:44 AM 21,363 Views 0 Comments

The prosecutor said the women would need to give more details and fully acknowledge their guilt.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Peru pair face sentences of six years and 8 months
# Michaella McCollum Connolly
# Michaella McCollum Connolly

Peru pair face sentences of six years and 8 months

Sep 25th 2013, 8:05 AM 14,585 Views 99 Comments

Michaella McCollum Connolly and Melissa Reid entered guilty pleas at a court hearing last night.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

Here’s what happened today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s what happened today: Tuesday

Sep 24th 2013, 11:02 PM 19,123 Views 30 Comments

Everyone’s been talking about Michaella McCollum, the Anglo Tapes and crime stats.

Michaella McCollum Connolly pleads guilty to drug offences in Peru
# Peru
# Peru

Michaella McCollum Connolly pleads guilty to drug offences in Peru

Sep 24th 2013, 7:58 PM 35,995 Views 0 Comments

She now faces a minimum of six years and eight months in prison with no parole.

Michaella McCollum Connolly to plead guilty to drug trafficking charges
# Peru
# Peru

Michaella McCollum Connolly to plead guilty to drug trafficking charges

Sep 24th 2013, 12:18 PM 12,473 Views 0 Comments

The Monaghan-born woman, accused of trying to smuggle drugs from Peru to Spain, is hoping to receive a shorter sentence in return for entering a guilty plea.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Michaella McCollum Connolly 'could plead guilty'
# Peru
# Peru

Michaella McCollum Connolly 'could plead guilty'

Sep 17th 2013, 8:37 AM 23,094 Views 18 Comments

Meanwhile, £2,616 has been raised by a fund set up by McCollum Connolly’s sister.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Sunday 15 September, 2013

Michaella co-accused to plead guilty - reports
# Michaella McCollum Connolly
# Michaella McCollum Connolly

Michaella co-accused to plead guilty - reports

Sep 15th 2013, 9:00 PM 34,618 Views 128 Comments

A guilty plea would ensure Melissa Reid a shorter sentence.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Web effort to help Irish woman arrested in Peru raises just over £700
# Mccollum Connolly
# Mccollum Connolly

Web effort to help Irish woman arrested in Peru raises just over £700

Sep 3rd 2013, 12:16 PM 36,202 Views 0 Comments

Set up by her sister, the fund for Michaella McCollum Connolly aims to raise £20,000.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Sunday 1 September, 2013

The Peru two to consider their plea and the story of their kidnap and arrest
# Drug Trafficking
# Drug Trafficking

The Peru two to consider their plea and the story of their kidnap and arrest

Sep 1st 2013, 3:57 PM 30,771 Views 0 Comments

Michaella McCollum Connolly’s lawyer also outlined the chain of events that led to her arrest.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Friday 23 August, 2013

PICS: Michaella and Melissa arrive in jail, and their wish list revealed
# Peru
# Peru

PICS: Michaella and Melissa arrive in jail, and their wish list revealed

Aug 23rd 2013, 8:29 PM 59,256 Views 0 Comments

Toilet roll, Pringles, Oreos and a sports bra, were among some of the items requested as well as stamps and envelopes to write letters home.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Aug 21st 2013, 11:08 PM 16,854 Views 18 Comments

Today everyone’s talking about Bradley Manning, Michaella McCollum Connolly, the new French financial regulator and the calf with eight legs.

PICS: Michaella and Melissa refused bail and head to Peruvian jail
# Drug Trafficking
# Drug Trafficking

PICS: Michaella and Melissa refused bail and head to Peruvian jail

Aug 21st 2013, 10:37 PM 33,475 Views 0 Comments

The pair were arrested two weeks ago at Lima’s international airport with 11 kilograms of cocaine.

Irish woman Michaella McCollum Connolly to plead 'not guilty'
# Peru
# Peru

Irish woman Michaella McCollum Connolly to plead 'not guilty'

Aug 21st 2013, 9:30 AM 29,125 Views 0 Comments

Local media in Peru are reporting that the Irish and British women were recruited by a Lima-based drug trafficking ring.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Aug 20th 2013, 9:13 PM 8,360 Views 3 Comments

Today everyone’s talking about the Seanad voting ‘no’, the Halawa siblings and the arrest in Dromore.

PICS: Michaella and Melissa arrive in Peruvian court over drug trafficking charges
# Drug Trafficking
# Drug Trafficking

PICS: Michaella and Melissa arrive in Peruvian court over drug trafficking charges

Aug 20th 2013, 4:37 PM 37,074 Views 38 Comments

Connolly’s lawyer Peter Madden said the Tyrone woman would be protesting her innocence.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Monday 19 August, 2013

Michaella's brother visits her in Peruvian police custody ahead of trial
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# Peru

Michaella's brother visits her in Peruvian police custody ahead of trial

Aug 19th 2013, 10:46 PM 26,878 Views 0 Comments

He visited his sister at the national police anti-drug headquarters where Michaella and her companion Melissa Reid are being held.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Saturday 17 August, 2013

Irish man turned down 10k to work as a drug mule in Ibiza
# Drugs
# Drugs

Irish man turned down 10k to work as a drug mule in Ibiza

Aug 17th 2013, 7:30 AM 52,001 Views 112 Comments

“I was offered to do a trip and offered €10,000 for a flight over to Benalmadena with 1kg,” said Lee.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Friday 16 August, 2013

Irish priest in Lima: Michaella was 'conned' and prisons are 'violent'
# Drugs
# Drugs

Irish priest in Lima: Michaella was 'conned' and prisons are 'violent'

Aug 16th 2013, 10:33 AM 33,491 Views 79 Comments

Michaella McCollum Connolly’s solicitor has flown to Peru ahead of today’s preliminary court hearing.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

“I don’t really want to talk to any journalist at any stage” – Michaella McCollum Connolly
# Michaella McCollum Connolly
# Michaella McCollum Connolly

“I don’t really want to talk to any journalist at any stage” – Michaella McCollum Connolly

Aug 14th 2013, 10:18 PM 64,566 Views 227 Comments

In a video posted last night, Michaella says that she is not being given enough to drink.

Michaella and Melissa's court appearance delayed in Peru
# Michaella McCollum Connolly
# Michaella McCollum Connolly

Michaella and Melissa's court appearance delayed in Peru

Aug 14th 2013, 8:08 AM 25,833 Views 248 Comments

The pair have been visited by the former honorary consul of Ireland in Peru and Archbishop of Lima Seán Walsh.

# michaella-mccollum-connolly - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

Aug 13th 2013, 9:42 PM 9,449 Views 1 Comment

Everyone’s talking about John Dundon guilty of murder, Ryanair and how much parents spend on college-going children.

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