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#Murder Trial

# murder-trial - Friday 12 June, 2020

'No more testimony': Man interrupts woman giving evidence by video link in Adrian Donohoe capital murder trial
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# Murder Trial

'No more testimony': Man interrupts woman giving evidence by video link in Adrian Donohoe capital murder trial

Jun 12th 2020, 8:43 PM 49,610 Views 0 Comments

Aaron Brady is accused of the capital murder of Adrian Donohoe.

# murder-trial - Monday 20 April, 2020

Patricia O'Connor murder sentencing adjourned until June due to Covid-19 restrictions
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Patricia O'Connor murder sentencing adjourned until June due to Covid-19 restrictions

Apr 20th 2020, 1:27 PM 9,491 Views 0 Comments

The sentencing hearing was due to take place today.

# murder-trial - Thursday 26 March, 2020

Murder trial jury must decide if woman accused of murdering her partner was provoked
# Paula Farrell
# Paula Farrell

Murder trial jury must decide if woman accused of murdering her partner was provoked

Mar 26th 2020, 3:26 PM 21,040 Views 0 Comments

Paula Farrell has pleaded not guilty to murder but guilty to manslaughter for the unlawful killing of Wayne McQuillan.

# murder-trial - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Woman found guilty of disguising herself as her dead grandmother in order to conceal her murder
# Courts
# Courts

Woman found guilty of disguising herself as her dead grandmother in order to conceal her murder

Feb 26th 2020, 4:32 PM 18,574 Views 0 Comments

Stephanie O’Connor (22) was found guilty a day after Kieran Greene was convicted of Patricia O’Connor’s murder.

# murder-trial - Monday 24 February, 2020

Couple charged with murder of man at his Cork home
# Paul Jones
# Paul Jones

Couple charged with murder of man at his Cork home

Feb 24th 2020, 5:41 PM 15,858 Views 0 Comments

Paul Jones was was found dead in the living room of his home last September.

# murder-trial - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Murder-accused portrayed as both 'a moron' and 'Machiavelli mastermind', defence tells trial
# Patricia O'connor
# Patricia O'connor

Murder-accused portrayed as both 'a moron' and 'Machiavelli mastermind', defence tells trial

Feb 18th 2020, 7:58 PM 10,511 Views 0 Comments

The accused, 35-year-old Kieran Greene, gave differing statement to Gardaí in June and December 2017.

# murder-trial - Friday 14 February, 2020

Patricia O'Connor murder trial: Handyman has one of two charges withdrawn by trial judge
# Withdrawn
# Withdrawn

Patricia O'Connor murder trial: Handyman has one of two charges withdrawn by trial judge

Feb 14th 2020, 5:52 PM 15,328 Views 0 Comments

The trial also heard from the mother of murder accused Kieran Greene.

# murder-trial - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

No DNA evidence linking man accused of Adrian Donohoe's murder to the scene of the crime, court hears
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

No DNA evidence linking man accused of Adrian Donohoe's murder to the scene of the crime, court hears

Feb 12th 2020, 8:20 PM 16,247 Views 0 Comments

Forensic specialists tested dozens of items.

# murder-trial - Monday 10 February, 2020

Man accused of murdering his partner's mother was visited by his girlfriend three times while he was on remand
# Kieran Greene
# Kieran Greene

Man accused of murdering his partner's mother was visited by his girlfriend three times while he was on remand

Feb 10th 2020, 10:30 PM 18,919 Views 0 Comments

The trial has heard that the body of Mrs O’Connor was dismembered into 15 separate parts.

# murder-trial - Wednesday 5 February, 2020

Granddaughter allegedly disguised herself as her grandmother 'as a ruse' to conceal her death, court hears
# Patricia O'connor
# Patricia O'connor

Granddaughter allegedly disguised herself as her grandmother 'as a ruse' to conceal her death, court hears

Feb 5th 2020, 8:11 PM 17,758 Views 0 Comments

Kieran Greene has denied murdering the 61-year-old.

Adrian Donohoe murder trial: Credit union volunteer tells of moment she thought robber was going to kill her
# Aaron Brady
# Aaron Brady

Adrian Donohoe murder trial: Credit union volunteer tells of moment she thought robber was going to kill her

Feb 5th 2020, 5:51 PM 10,142 Views 0 Comments

Aaron Brady has pleaded not guilty to the detective garda’s murder.

# murder-trial - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

Patricia O'Connor murder trial: Jury shown CCTV of her family's movement at the time she was allegedly killed
# Patricia O'connor
# Patricia O'connor

Patricia O'Connor murder trial: Jury shown CCTV of her family's movement at the time she was allegedly killed

Feb 4th 2020, 9:28 PM 13,805 Views 0 Comments

Patricia O’Connor’s remains were scattered across Dublin and Wicklow.

# murder-trial - Friday 31 January, 2020

Jury in Adrian Donohoe murder trial shown footage of moment Garda was shot dead
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Jury in Adrian Donohoe murder trial shown footage of moment Garda was shot dead

Jan 31st 2020, 9:07 PM 18,930 Views 0 Comments

It is the prosecution’s case that Detective Sergeant Adrian Donohoe died from a single shotgun blast.

Son of Patricia O'Connor tells trial his sister did not want to report their mother as missing person
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Son of Patricia O'Connor tells trial his sister did not want to report their mother as missing person

Jan 31st 2020, 6:21 PM 18,576 Views 0 Comments

Richard O’Connor told the Central Criminal Court today that his mother was a “straight shooter”.

# murder-trial - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Four raiders went 'without hesitation' towards Adrian Donohoe's garda car, murder trial hears
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Four raiders went 'without hesitation' towards Adrian Donohoe's garda car, murder trial hears

Jan 28th 2020, 10:16 PM 21,367 Views 0 Comments

Det Garda Adrian Donohoe was providing a Garda escort to credit union employees when he was shot, counsel said.

# murder-trial - Monday 27 January, 2020

Patricia O'Connor 'tried to beat me with a teapot the day she left', daughter told gardaí
# High Court
# High Court

Patricia O'Connor 'tried to beat me with a teapot the day she left', daughter told gardaí

Jan 27th 2020, 8:06 PM 28,382 Views 0 Comments

Daughter Louise O’Connor described conditions in the cramped Rathfarnham House: “Getting a shower is like a miracle”.

# murder-trial - Friday 24 January, 2020

Neighbour tells trial he did not see anything strange on night Patricia O'Connor was allegedly murdered
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Neighbour tells trial he did not see anything strange on night Patricia O'Connor was allegedly murdered

Jan 24th 2020, 10:41 PM 13,328 Views 0 Comments

The witness testified that the O’Connor family were very nice people as well as good neighbours.

# murder-trial - Thursday 23 January, 2020

Man told gardaí he 'took the rap' for killing partner's mother but felt he was being set up, court hears
# Rathfarnham
# Rathfarnham

Man told gardaí he 'took the rap' for killing partner's mother but felt he was being set up, court hears

Jan 23rd 2020, 7:15 PM 13,753 Views 0 Comments

Kieran Greene denies murdering Patricia O’Connor in May 2017.

# murder-trial - Friday 17 January, 2020

Dublin and Wicklow mountains used as a 'dumping ground' for Patricia O'Connor's remains, court told
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Dublin and Wicklow mountains used as a 'dumping ground' for Patricia O'Connor's remains, court told

Updated Jan 17th 2020, 5:24 PM 21,587 Views 0 Comments

The court has heard that the body of Mrs O’Connor was dismembered into 15 separate parts that were found at nine different locations.

# murder-trial - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Brother and sister describe finding human torso in Wicklow mountains at Patricia O'Connor murder trial
# Courts
# Courts

Brother and sister describe finding human torso in Wicklow mountains at Patricia O'Connor murder trial

Jan 16th 2020, 8:00 PM 20,800 Views 0 Comments

The trial into the murder of Patricia O’Connor heard evidence from multiple witnesses.

# murder-trial - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Body of 61-year-old woman was dismembered into 15 separate parts, murder trial hears
# Patricia O'connor
# Patricia O'connor

Body of 61-year-old woman was dismembered into 15 separate parts, murder trial hears

Jan 15th 2020, 7:47 PM 52,788 Views 0 Comments

Kieran Greene has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Patricia O’Connor on 29 May 2017.

# murder-trial - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Man pleads not guilty to murder of Japanese man in Dundalk by reason of insanity
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Man pleads not guilty to murder of Japanese man in Dundalk by reason of insanity

Dec 10th 2019, 8:26 PM 15,203 Views 0 Comments

A court heard today that victim Yosuke Sasaki (24) was a “fine, young man” who worked in a local factory in Dundalk.

# murder-trial - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

'Forever is not long enough': Parents of Ana Kriegel react to sentencing
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

'Forever is not long enough': Parents of Ana Kriegel react to sentencing

Nov 5th 2019, 3:24 PM 29,824 Views 0 Comments

Two teenage boys were today sentenced for their roles in the 14-year-old’s murder.

# murder-trial - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Murder trial hears secret audio recording from bug planted in fast-food restaurant
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Murder trial hears secret audio recording from bug planted in fast-food restaurant

Oct 31st 2019, 10:15 PM 29,400 Views 0 Comments

The trial has previously heard that, one of the IRA accused was seen in a KFC outlet in the company of two men.

# murder-trial - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Man charged with the murder of Garda Adrian Donohoe to stand trial on 11 November
# Aaron Brady
# Aaron Brady

Man charged with the murder of Garda Adrian Donohoe to stand trial on 11 November

Oct 24th 2019, 1:23 PM 32,746 Views 0 Comments

Garda Donohoe was shot dead on 25 January 2013.

# murder-trial - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Mother who admits suffocating her three-year-old daughter was 'obsessed' over autism, court hears
# Courts
# Courts

Mother who admits suffocating her three-year-old daughter was 'obsessed' over autism, court hears

Oct 22nd 2019, 3:29 PM 24,588 Views 0 Comments

The woman has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.

# murder-trial - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

Trial of two men charged in connection with murder of Peter Butterly opens at Special Criminal Court
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# Murder Trial

Trial of two men charged in connection with murder of Peter Butterly opens at Special Criminal Court

Oct 8th 2019, 5:32 PM 10,296 Views 0 Comments

The prosecution described it as a “meticulously planned” killing.

# murder-trial - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

Two men plead guilty to helping crime gang murder Vinnie Ryan in February 2016
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# Murder Trial

Two men plead guilty to helping crime gang murder Vinnie Ryan in February 2016

Jul 23rd 2019, 2:13 PM 20,798 Views 0 Comments

Vinnie Ryan (25) was a brother of Real IRA leader Alan Ryan, who was shot dead in 2012.

# murder-trial - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Vincent Ryan died after he was shot in the head from close range, court hears
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# Murder Trial

Vincent Ryan died after he was shot in the head from close range, court hears

Jun 27th 2019, 9:40 PM 18,245 Views 0 Comments

Acting State Pathologist Dr Linda Mulligan found three bullet wounds when she examined the body of 25-year-old Vincent Ryan.

# murder-trial - Wednesday 19 June, 2019

Boy B may not technically have laid a hand on Ana Kriegel, but his role in her death was instrumental
# Guilty
# Guilty

Boy B may not technically have laid a hand on Ana Kriegel, but his role in her death was instrumental

Jun 19th 2019, 6:00 AM 92,981 Views 0 Comments

During the course of the trial, Boy B sat quietly with his parents, often gripping his mother’s hand for comfort.

"I feel... not much": Boy A - the convicted murderer who watched violent pornography and horror movies
# Unheard Evidence
# Unheard Evidence

"I feel... not much": Boy A - the convicted murderer who watched violent pornography and horror movies

Jun 19th 2019, 6:00 AM 133,142 Views 0 Comments

Boy A was found guilty of the murder of Ana Kriegel in May 2018.

'I felt immediately there was something wrong': The intensive garda investigation into Ana Kriegel's death
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

'I felt immediately there was something wrong': The intensive garda investigation into Ana Kriegel's death

Jun 19th 2019, 12:05 AM 46,238 Views 0 Comments

Transcripts of interviews shed light on how gardaí investigated Ana Kriegel’s murder in May 2018.

# murder-trial - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

The two youngest murderers in the history of the State: The story of the Ana Kriegel trial
# Ana Kriegel
# Ana Kriegel

The two youngest murderers in the history of the State: The story of the Ana Kriegel trial

Jun 18th 2019, 4:54 PM 76,349 Views 0 Comments

The jury today came to its verdict after over 14 hours of deliberation.

Ana Kriegel's wish was to have friends. Instead, the teenager was shunned, bullied and murdered
# Ana Kriegel
# Ana Kriegel

Ana Kriegel's wish was to have friends. Instead, the teenager was shunned, bullied and murdered

Jun 18th 2019, 3:58 PM 101,257 Views 0 Comments

Ana was described by a former teacher as being extremely vulnerable.

Boy A and Boy B have been found guilty of the murder of 14-year-old Ana Kriegel
# Verdicts
# Verdicts

Boy A and Boy B have been found guilty of the murder of 14-year-old Ana Kriegel

Updated Jun 18th 2019, 3:52 PM 187,087 Views 0 Comments

The jury returned their verdicts today after deliberating for more than 14 hours.

# murder-trial - Monday 17 June, 2019

Jury in Ana Kriegel murder trial retires for the day after over 11 hours of deliberations
# Jury Out
# Jury Out

Jury in Ana Kriegel murder trial retires for the day after over 11 hours of deliberations

Jun 17th 2019, 3:57 PM 25,683 Views 0 Comments

This is the eighth week of the trial.

# murder-trial - Friday 14 June, 2019

Jury expected to begin third day of deliberations in Ana Kriegel murder trial
# Jury Out
# Jury Out

Jury expected to begin third day of deliberations in Ana Kriegel murder trial

Jun 14th 2019, 6:20 AM 15,603 Views 0 Comments

The jury is considering its verdicts on three counts.

# murder-trial - Thursday 13 June, 2019

Jury in Ana Kriegel trial to resume deliberations this morning
# Deliberations
# Deliberations

Jury in Ana Kriegel trial to resume deliberations this morning

Jun 13th 2019, 6:20 AM 16,748 Views 0 Comments

The jury is expected to continue its deliberations at 10am.

# murder-trial - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Jury retires to consider verdicts in Ana Kriegel murder trial
# Jury Out
# Jury Out

Jury retires to consider verdicts in Ana Kriegel murder trial

Jun 12th 2019, 12:35 PM 30,416 Views 0 Comments

This is the seventh week of the trial.

US mother asks that ex-husband who murdered their five children be spared death penalty
# Trial
# Trial

US mother asks that ex-husband who murdered their five children be spared death penalty

Jun 12th 2019, 8:29 AM 51,409 Views 34 Comments

Timothy Jones Jr. was convicted of five counts of murder last week.