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#Murder Trial

# murder-trial - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

"I'm sorry, I'm sorry beyond words": British banker found guilty of murdering two women
# Rurik Jutting
# Rurik Jutting

"I'm sorry, I'm sorry beyond words": British banker found guilty of murdering two women

Nov 8th 2016, 8:13 AM 19,105 Views 36 Comments

“The evil that I’ve inflicted cannot be remedied by me,” a letter from Rurik Jutting said.

# murder-trial - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

Murder charges dropped as five plead guilty to manslaughter at Dale Creighton trial
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Murder charges dropped as five plead guilty to manslaughter at Dale Creighton trial

Nov 1st 2016, 1:12 PM 19,836 Views 0 Comments

20-year old Dale Creighton was killed at a footbridge in Tallaght on New Year’s morning 2014.

# murder-trial - Monday 31 October, 2016

British man accused of murdering two women was 'sexually assaulted' at school
# Hong Kong
# Hong Kong

British man accused of murdering two women was 'sexually assaulted' at school

Oct 31st 2016, 3:26 PM 14,488 Views 0 Comments

Rurik Jutting has pleaded not guilty to murder but guilty to manslaughter.

# murder-trial - Friday 28 October, 2016

Jury in Dale Creighton murder trial sees 'footage of five accused running from scene'
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Jury in Dale Creighton murder trial sees 'footage of five accused running from scene'

Oct 28th 2016, 2:43 PM 11,899 Views 0 Comments

Dale Creighton (20) was assaulted in Tallaght on New Year’s morning in 2014.

# murder-trial - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

German 'house of horrors' case: Couple accused of torturing women to death go on trial
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

German 'house of horrors' case: Couple accused of torturing women to death go on trial

Oct 26th 2016, 12:28 PM 16,492 Views 0 Comments

The couple, aged in their 40s, are accused of torturing and killing two women.

# murder-trial - Monday 10 October, 2016

Five on trial over exorcism death in Frankfurt
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Five on trial over exorcism death in Frankfurt

Oct 10th 2016, 11:53 AM 19,723 Views 0 Comments

Prosecutors allege that the victim was tied, gagged and severely beaten because the family members believed she was “possessed by demons”.

# murder-trial - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

Woman charged with murdering colleague by drowning him in harbour
# Arklow
# Arklow

Woman charged with murdering colleague by drowning him in harbour

Jul 12th 2016, 6:10 AM 22,216 Views 0 Comments

She said the man had spent two years following her, texting her and telling her he loved her.

# murder-trial - Monday 20 June, 2016

French mother who left her baby to die on a winter beach blames crime on 'witchcraft'
# Baby Adelaide
# Baby Adelaide

French mother who left her baby to die on a winter beach blames crime on 'witchcraft'

Jun 20th 2016, 9:47 PM 32,697 Views 0 Comments

Fabienne Kabou is currently on trial for the murder of her 15-month-old daughter Adelaide in northern France in November 2013.

# murder-trial - Thursday 5 May, 2016

Jury asks to see knife block and second knife in David Mahon murder trial
# Dean Fitzpatrick
# Dean Fitzpatrick

Jury asks to see knife block and second knife in David Mahon murder trial

May 5th 2016, 1:21 PM 20,995 Views 0 Comments

The jury has stopped deliberating for the evening without reaching a verdict.

# murder-trial - Friday 29 April, 2016

David Mahon "fled the scene" after his stepson was stabbed, court told
# Dean Fitzpatrick
# Dean Fitzpatrick

David Mahon "fled the scene" after his stepson was stabbed, court told

Apr 29th 2016, 4:27 PM 13,804 Views 0 Comments

The prosecution said his actions were “‘straight out of the How to Get Away with Murder handbook’.”

# murder-trial - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Dean Fitzpatrick 'walked into knife', David Mahon told gardaí
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Dean Fitzpatrick 'walked into knife', David Mahon told gardaí

Apr 27th 2016, 8:13 PM 22,277 Views 0 Comments

David Mahon is accused of murdering his stepson, Dean Fitzpatrick, in May 2013.

# murder-trial - Monday 25 April, 2016

David Mahon accused of 'gutting' his stepson with carving knife, court hears
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

David Mahon accused of 'gutting' his stepson with carving knife, court hears

Apr 25th 2016, 2:12 PM 27,796 Views 0 Comments

The prosecution says he had a “difficult relationship” with Dean Fitzpatrick.

# murder-trial - Monday 28 December, 2015

Man accused of killing partner and son may blame cough syrup
# Trial
# Trial

Man accused of killing partner and son may blame cough syrup

Dec 28th 2015, 2:34 PM 15,676 Views 11 Comments

Lawyers are to make the case Dr Louis Chen suffered from a cough-syrup induced psychosis.

# murder-trial - Monday 16 November, 2015

Woman convicted of microwaving her daughter to death
# California
# California

Woman convicted of microwaving her daughter to death

Nov 16th 2015, 9:34 AM 42,324 Views 49 Comments

Prosecutors say Ka Yang put her daughter in a microwave for between two-and-a-half to five minutes.

# murder-trial - Saturday 31 October, 2015

Murder trial of brother and sister hears horrific details of attack with white spirits, belt and plastic bag
# Thomas Horan
# Thomas Horan

Murder trial of brother and sister hears horrific details of attack with white spirits, belt and plastic bag

Oct 31st 2015, 7:00 AM 30,384 Views 0 Comments

Kenneth Cummins and Sabrina Cummins have both pleaded not guilty to murdering Thomas Horan.

# murder-trial - Friday 9 October, 2015

Chilling footage shows Becky Watts' stepbrother buying saw 'used to cut up her body'
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Chilling footage shows Becky Watts' stepbrother buying saw 'used to cut up her body'

Oct 9th 2015, 3:03 PM 20,695 Views 0 Comments

Nathan Matthews has admitted killing the 16-year-old.

# murder-trial - Saturday 28 March, 2015

The Graham Dwyer trial shows why some cases should be held in seclusion
# Opinion
# Opinion

The Graham Dwyer trial shows why some cases should be held in seclusion

Mar 28th 2015, 8:00 AM 354 Views 73 Comments

The life and death of Elaine O’Hara and the details of Graham Dwyer’s predilections flowed out of this trial, but details could have withheld until a verdict.

# murder-trial - Friday 20 March, 2015

'You will be doing the unpopular thing if you acquit Graham Dwyer', jury told
# Defence
# Defence

'You will be doing the unpopular thing if you acquit Graham Dwyer', jury told

Mar 20th 2015, 10:55 PM 42,379 Views 0 Comments

The defence admitted that the case would be perfect for an episode of CSI.

# murder-trial - Friday 13 March, 2015

Graham Dwyer trial: "I've never come across a case like this during my whole service"
# On Trial
# On Trial

Graham Dwyer trial: "I've never come across a case like this during my whole service"

Mar 13th 2015, 11:23 PM 72,250 Views 0 Comments

The prosecution has closed its case in the murder trial.

# murder-trial - Friday 6 March, 2015

Warning given before document, Jenny's first rape, is read out in Graham Dwyer trial
# Courts
# Courts

Warning given before document, Jenny's first rape, is read out in Graham Dwyer trial

Mar 6th 2015, 5:49 PM 43,068 Views 0 Comments

Warning: Graphic content may upset some readers.

# murder-trial - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Graham Dwyer trial: Graphic detail of woman being stabbed and raped found in document
# Courts
# Courts

Graham Dwyer trial: Graphic detail of woman being stabbed and raped found in document

Mar 5th 2015, 6:49 PM 28,303 Views 0 Comments

Jurors were warned that what they would hear today would be difficult.

# murder-trial - Monday 2 March, 2015

'The Michelangelo of buttocks injections' on trial for murder
# Black Madam
# Black Madam

'The Michelangelo of buttocks injections' on trial for murder

Mar 2nd 2015, 1:44 PM 25,153 Views 14 Comments

She claimed that Kanye West dropped off Amber Rose for a procedure when the two were dating.

# murder-trial - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Graham Dwyer's wife describes routine life with her husband
# Court
# Court

Graham Dwyer's wife describes routine life with her husband

Feb 26th 2015, 7:15 AM 64,244 Views 0 Comments

Gemma Dwyer gave evidence in the trial of her husband, Graham Dwyer yesterday.

# murder-trial - Friday 20 February, 2015

Graham Dwyer ex-partner tells trial he fantasised about stabbing a woman during sex
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Graham Dwyer ex-partner tells trial he fantasised about stabbing a woman during sex

Feb 20th 2015, 11:32 PM 41,814 Views 0 Comments

Court hears that murder accused brought kitchen knife into bedroom with former partner and pretended to stab her.

# murder-trial - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Naked pictures and images of 'mutilated bodies' on Elaine O'Hara's laptop, court told
# Courts
# Courts

Naked pictures and images of 'mutilated bodies' on Elaine O'Hara's laptop, court told

Feb 19th 2015, 6:45 AM 36,244 Views 0 Comments

There were 16 image files with pornography or BDSM content.

# murder-trial - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Graham Dwyer trial: 'Must get fit for the murder' text message shown to court
# Courts
# Courts

Graham Dwyer trial: 'Must get fit for the murder' text message shown to court

Feb 18th 2015, 10:58 PM 38,161 Views 0 Comments

There was also a message about getting “fit for murder”.

# murder-trial - Thursday 12 February, 2015

'Graham's phone number' found on Elaine O'Hara's laptop, court hears
# On Trial
# On Trial

'Graham's phone number' found on Elaine O'Hara's laptop, court hears

Feb 12th 2015, 10:56 PM 30,546 Views 0 Comments

The Graham Dwyer trial has heard that Elaine O’Hara began having persistent, obsessional thoughts and fantasies at the age of 12.

# murder-trial - Saturday 7 February, 2015

Graham Dwyer drew map for gardaí to find two knives in his office, court hears
# On Trial
# On Trial

Graham Dwyer drew map for gardaí to find two knives in his office, court hears

Feb 7th 2015, 6:55 AM 46,926 Views 0 Comments

The trial of the man accused of killing Elaine O’Hara also heard from a tattoo artist about an email relating to a tattoo in a “private area”.

# murder-trial - Friday 23 January, 2015

"It was very nearly the perfect murder," jury is told in Graham Dwyer case
# Day One
# Day One

"It was very nearly the perfect murder," jury is told in Graham Dwyer case

Jan 23rd 2015, 7:55 AM 28,103 Views 0 Comments

The judge had warned jury members that they could not be ‘squeamish’ — but not even that had prepared the courtroom yesterday.

# murder-trial - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Graham Dwyer trial will not begin until Thursday
# Court
# Court

Graham Dwyer trial will not begin until Thursday

Jan 20th 2015, 9:25 PM 23,540 Views 0 Comments

Members of the jury were warned yesterday that details will be difficult for the squeamish.

# murder-trial - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Tight security in court as man accused of gang murder turns State witness
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Tight security in court as man accused of gang murder turns State witness

Nov 18th 2014, 3:37 PM 26,491 Views 0 Comments

There were significant delays at the Criminal Courts of Justice as every person entering was screened through security.

# murder-trial - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Trial begins for porn actor accused of murdering man with ice pick - and filming it
# Canada
# Canada

Trial begins for porn actor accused of murdering man with ice pick - and filming it

Sep 9th 2014, 7:00 AM 19,640 Views 0 Comments

The man is accused of carving up his victim’s body, sexually abusing the corpse, filming the act and posting the video online.

# murder-trial - Monday 5 May, 2014

Oscar Pistorius was 'broken, desperate, pleading' after he shot Reeva Steenkamp
# Valentine's Day
# Valentine's Day

Oscar Pistorius was 'broken, desperate, pleading' after he shot Reeva Steenkamp

May 5th 2014, 11:06 AM 16,402 Views 22 Comments

The murder trial resumed in South Africa this morning.

# murder-trial - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Knox and Kercher fought over money on the night of the murder, says Italian court
# Extradition
# Extradition

Knox and Kercher fought over money on the night of the murder, says Italian court

Apr 29th 2014, 4:30 PM 16,971 Views 21 Comments

A long extradition fight for Amanda Knox is expected following January’s sentencing of 28 and a half years in prison.

# murder-trial - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

'You shot and killed her' - Oscar Pistorius told to take responsibility for Reeva's death
# South Africa
# South Africa

'You shot and killed her' - Oscar Pistorius told to take responsibility for Reeva's death

Apr 9th 2014, 2:37 PM 15,826 Views 35 Comments

The athlete had a tough time today on the witness stand as he was cross-examined by State counsel Gerrie Nel.

# murder-trial - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Pistorius fired shot at restaurant weeks before Steenkamp's death, trial told
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Pistorius fired shot at restaurant weeks before Steenkamp's death, trial told

Mar 5th 2014, 1:58 PM 17,554 Views 0 Comments

A boxer friend of the athlete says he was asked to take the blame after a pistol was accidentally discharged in Johannesburg restaurant.

# murder-trial - Saturday 1 February, 2014

Amanda Knox ex-boyfriend says he wasn't trying to flee Italy
# Guilty
# Guilty

Amanda Knox ex-boyfriend says he wasn't trying to flee Italy

Feb 1st 2014, 12:36 PM 19,286 Views 52 Comments

Raffaele Sollecito said he turned back from a trip when he learned he had been convicted for a second time of the killing of Meredith Kercher.

# murder-trial - Saturday 7 September, 2013

Ex-Patriots star Hernandez denies murder
# NFL
From The42
# NFL

Ex-Patriots star Hernandez denies murder

Sep 7th 2013, 10:12 AM 2,335 Views 9 Comments

The Pats start their season tomorrow but their former star has another battle on his hands.

# murder-trial - Monday 6 May, 2013

Major neo-Nazi murder trial starts in Germany
# Germany
# Germany

Major neo-Nazi murder trial starts in Germany

May 6th 2013, 10:31 AM 12,322 Views 40 Comments

Five people stand accused of being part of a neo-nazi terrorist group, which carried out murders of eight Turks, a Greek and a policewoman between 2000 and 2007.

# murder-trial - Friday 3 May, 2013

Man accused of murdering April Jones 'approached her sister on Facebook'
# April Jones
# April Jones

Man accused of murdering April Jones 'approached her sister on Facebook'

May 3rd 2013, 8:08 PM 22,859 Views 0 Comments

The court was also shown images of April’s final hours as the trial of 47-year-old Mark Bridger continued.