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#on trial

# on-trial - Monday 5 September, 2022

Woman ‘woke to find Benjamin Mendy on top of her’, court told
# On Trial
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# On Trial

Woman ‘woke to find Benjamin Mendy on top of her’, court told

Sep 5th 2022, 4:55 PM 34,898 Views 0 Comments

The Manchester City defender denies the rape, in the early hours of 24 July, 2021.

# on-trial - Thursday 4 August, 2022

Russian court jails US basketball star for 9 years over drug smuggling
# Verdict
From The42
# Verdict

Russian court jails US basketball star for 9 years over drug smuggling

Aug 4th 2022, 4:41 PM 32,555 Views 40 Comments

Brittney Griner was detained at a Moscow airport in February.

# on-trial - Monday 9 May, 2022

Michael Lynn tells trial he had permission to use mortgage money to pay for property developments
# On Trial
# On Trial

Michael Lynn tells trial he had permission to use mortgage money to pay for property developments

May 9th 2022, 4:30 PM 16,468 Views 0 Comments

Lynn (53) is accused of the theft of around €27 million from seven financial institutions.

# on-trial - Monday 21 March, 2022

‘Warped, twisted and violent’ terrorist assassinated Tory MP David Amess, court told
# On Trial
# On Trial

‘Warped, twisted and violent’ terrorist assassinated Tory MP David Amess, court told

Updated Mar 21st 2022, 2:35 PM 12,370 Views 0 Comments

Ali Harbi Ali, 26, from north London, denies the allegations.

# on-trial - Monday 14 February, 2022

Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi goes on trial over ‘election fraud’
# On Trial
# On Trial

Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi goes on trial over ‘election fraud’

Feb 14th 2022, 5:25 PM 6,043 Views 0 Comments

The army seized power and arrested Ms Suu Kyi in February last year.

# on-trial - Tuesday 25 January, 2022

Former Air Corps member Lisa Smith 'wanted to die a martyr', Special Criminal Court hears
# Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith

Former Air Corps member Lisa Smith 'wanted to die a martyr', Special Criminal Court hears

Updated Jan 25th 2022, 5:17 PM 19,704 Views 0 Comments

The trial is expected to last 12 weeks.

# on-trial - Monday 29 November, 2021

Ghislaine Maxwell 'served up' girls for sex to Epstein, sex trafficking trial hears
# New York
# New York

Ghislaine Maxwell 'served up' girls for sex to Epstein, sex trafficking trial hears

Updated Nov 29th 2021, 9:21 PM 42,221 Views 0 Comments

The British socialite is the ex-girlfriend of disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein.

# on-trial - Friday 26 November, 2021

Six sent for trial over Ashton Dog Pound investigation
# On Trial
# On Trial

Six sent for trial over Ashton Dog Pound investigation

Nov 26th 2021, 7:21 PM 31,356 Views 0 Comments

They are due to stand trial on 28 January.

# on-trial - Thursday 14 October, 2021

Fan who caused serious Tour de France crash goes on trial charged with endangering lives
# IN COURT
From The42
# IN COURT

Fan who caused serious Tour de France crash goes on trial charged with endangering lives

Oct 14th 2021, 12:29 PM 29,833 Views 0 Comments

The 31-year-old French woman, who went into hiding for four days after the incident, has told prosecutors of being ashamed at her ‘stupidity’.

# on-trial - Tuesday 1 June, 2021

Man sent for trial over fatal one punch attack in Dublin's north inner city
# Ian Moore
# Ian Moore

Man sent for trial over fatal one punch attack in Dublin's north inner city

Jun 1st 2021, 5:59 PM 25,707 Views 0 Comments

A book of evidence was served on Ian Moore by Detective Garda Shane Noone.

# on-trial - Saturday 29 May, 2021

Questioning of medical team over Maradona's death delayed
# On Trial
From The42
# On Trial

Questioning of medical team over Maradona's death delayed

May 29th 2021, 9:54 AM 1,322 Views 0 Comments

The seven members of Maradona’s medical team were due to be questioned by investigating judges on Monday.

# on-trial - Friday 28 May, 2021

Actor Danny Masterson must stand trial over rape allegations, judge rules
# On Trial
# On Trial

Actor Danny Masterson must stand trial over rape allegations, judge rules

May 28th 2021, 9:30 PM 39,113 Views 3 Comments

The actor faces trial on three counts of rape by force or fear which could mean up to 45 years in prison if he is convicted.

# on-trial - Wednesday 26 May, 2021

Former South African president Jacob Zuma goes on trial for corruption
# On Trial
# On Trial

Former South African president Jacob Zuma goes on trial for corruption

May 26th 2021, 1:14 PM 6,991 Views 9 Comments

The ex-leader pleaded not guilty to corruption, racketeering, fraud, tax evasion and money laundering.

# on-trial - Tuesday 12 January, 2021

Timeline: Is there time to impeach Trump and could he be banned from running in the future?
# Grip On Power
# Grip On Power

Timeline: Is there time to impeach Trump and could he be banned from running in the future?

Jan 12th 2021, 4:07 PM 26,306 Views 44 Comments

Joe Biden will be inaugurated as his successor next week.

# on-trial - Thursday 8 October, 2020

Two British terror suspects - dubbed the Islamic State Beatles - charged in US over killing of Western hostages
# On Trial
# On Trial

Two British terror suspects - dubbed the Islamic State Beatles - charged in US over killing of Western hostages

Oct 8th 2020, 7:05 AM 16,349 Views 0 Comments

Alexanda Kotey and El Shafee Elsheikh are accused of being involved in a “brutal hostage-taking scheme”.

# on-trial - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

Alex Salmond tells sexual assault trial that some claims are 'deliberate fabrications for a political purpose'
# Scotland
# Scotland

Alex Salmond tells sexual assault trial that some claims are 'deliberate fabrications for a political purpose'

Mar 17th 2020, 2:25 PM 10,711 Views 0 Comments

The 65-year-old former Scottish first minister faces 13 charges of alleged offences against nine women, all of which he denies.

# on-trial - Monday 9 March, 2020

Alex Salmond lodges special defences to accusations of sexual assault
# On Trial
# On Trial

Alex Salmond lodges special defences to accusations of sexual assault

Mar 9th 2020, 4:01 PM 18,590 Views 0 Comments

The former first minister of Scotland is at the High Court in Edinburgh for the first day of his trial.

# on-trial - Monday 24 February, 2020

'Get real': Bloody Sunday families furious at delay in choosing venue for Soldier F trial
# Derry
# Derry

'Get real': Bloody Sunday families furious at delay in choosing venue for Soldier F trial

Feb 24th 2020, 2:46 PM 8,612 Views 0 Comments

Families of victims insist any trial must be heard in Derry.

# on-trial - Saturday 15 February, 2020

New accuser added to charge list against R Kelly as trial date looms
# On Trial
# On Trial

New accuser added to charge list against R Kelly as trial date looms

Feb 15th 2020, 1:10 PM 16,826 Views 0 Comments

The fresh indictment says the women met Kelly around 1997/98, when she would’ve been 14 or 15 years old.

# on-trial - Monday 20 January, 2020

Explainer: Here's what you need to know as Trump's impeachment trial gets under way
# On Trial
# On Trial

Explainer: Here's what you need to know as Trump's impeachment trial gets under way

Jan 20th 2020, 1:10 PM 9,789 Views 27 Comments

A phone call to the Ukrainian president and some withheld funding sparked a chain of events leading to the US Senate floor this week.

# on-trial - Monday 9 December, 2019

One of the country's best forwards stars at first-ever women's AFL Europe Combine
# Irish Prospects
From The42
# Irish Prospects

One of the country's best forwards stars at first-ever women's AFL Europe Combine

Dec 9th 2019, 1:04 PM 6,338 Views 0 Comments

Donegal star Geraldine McLaughlin caught the eye, as did recently-retired Kerry ace Sarah Houlihan and Dublin’s Lauren Magee.

Lithuanian-born Kerry goalkeeper shines brightest at AFL Combine in Dublin
# Stars On Show
From The42
# Stars On Show

Lithuanian-born Kerry goalkeeper shines brightest at AFL Combine in Dublin

Dec 9th 2019, 11:37 AM 17,723 Views 8 Comments

20 hopefuls participated in the two-day testing event in UCD.

# on-trial - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Alleged Kinahan cartel murder plotters sniff cocaine and talk about shooting woman and baby, court hears
# On Trial
# On Trial

Alleged Kinahan cartel murder plotters sniff cocaine and talk about shooting woman and baby, court hears

Nov 19th 2019, 9:55 PM 25,357 Views 0 Comments

One of the would-be assassins was recorded as saying: “Baby or no baby, I don’t give a f**k.”

# on-trial - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Ireland underage international goes on trial with Hibs
# Potential
From The42
# Potential

Ireland underage international goes on trial with Hibs

Nov 5th 2019, 2:27 PM 8,387 Views 2 Comments

Michael O’Connor is currently on the books at Linfield.

# on-trial - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

Charity had to 'turn people away' after Belfast rape trial and Pope's visit put pressure on services
# Report
# Report

Charity had to 'turn people away' after Belfast rape trial and Pope's visit put pressure on services

Oct 2nd 2019, 6:10 AM 10,736 Views 12 Comments

Charity One in Four said it had to close its waiting list last year due to a lack of funding.

# on-trial - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

Ana Kriegel was cyberbullied and assaulted in the months leading up to her death, court hears
# On Trial
# On Trial

Ana Kriegel was cyberbullied and assaulted in the months leading up to her death, court hears

Updated Apr 30th 2019, 5:08 PM 112,205 Views 0 Comments

The trial officially opened today.

# on-trial - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

Man on trial for possession of assault rifle, ammunition and almost €3 million worth of drugs
# Michael Brady
# Michael Brady

Man on trial for possession of assault rifle, ammunition and almost €3 million worth of drugs

Mar 12th 2019, 6:00 PM 23,678 Views 0 Comments

Michael Brady has pleaded not guilty to all charges.

# on-trial - Monday 17 December, 2018

Witness told deceased in fatal love triangle: 'I'd do anything to have your arms wrapped around me'
# On Trial
# On Trial

Witness told deceased in fatal love triangle: 'I'd do anything to have your arms wrapped around me'

Dec 17th 2018, 7:51 PM 24,754 Views 0 Comments

Connorton has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Graham McKeever (32) at the accused man’s home on 18 February 2017.

# on-trial - Friday 2 November, 2018

Nicklas Bendtner sentenced to 50 days in prison for assaulting taxi driver
# On Trial
From The42
# On Trial

Nicklas Bendtner sentenced to 50 days in prison for assaulting taxi driver

Nov 2nd 2018, 5:12 PM 6,805 Views 4 Comments

The former Arsenal striker has appealed the decision.

# on-trial - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

'Retraumatising and stigmatising': One in Four's annual report hits out at handling of sexual abuse trials
# On Trial
# On Trial

'Retraumatising and stigmatising': One in Four's annual report hits out at handling of sexual abuse trials

Oct 10th 2018, 6:00 AM 5,738 Views 2 Comments

The organisation found that it supported 31 clients through a criminal trial in 2017.

# on-trial - Monday 4 June, 2018

New rules mean victims of serious crime are now able to give evidence from behind a screen
# Protecting Victims
# Protecting Victims

New rules mean victims of serious crime are now able to give evidence from behind a screen

Jun 4th 2018, 2:30 PM 8,359 Views 27 Comments

It is just one of a number of measures that come into effect today.

# on-trial - Monday 9 April, 2018

Bill Cosby back on trial today to face sexual assault charges
# Bill Cosby
# Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby back on trial today to face sexual assault charges

Apr 9th 2018, 8:50 AM 6,367 Views 0 Comments

Some 60 women have accused Cosby of assault.

# on-trial - Thursday 29 March, 2018

Sarkozy ordered to stand trial for attempt to influence judge
# On Trial
# On Trial

Sarkozy ordered to stand trial for attempt to influence judge

Mar 29th 2018, 9:10 PM 9,038 Views 15 Comments

Sarkozy claims he is innocent of all the charges against him.

# on-trial - Friday 28 July, 2017

Businesswoman to go on trial over handling of Clerys redundancies
# Clerys
# Clerys

Businesswoman to go on trial over handling of Clerys redundancies

Jul 28th 2017, 4:08 PM 32,921 Views 0 Comments

460 people lost jobs, 130 of whom were directly employed by Clerys.

# on-trial - Monday 5 June, 2017

Bill Cosby sex assault case: What to expect as the two-week trial begins
# Andrea Constand
# Andrea Constand

Bill Cosby sex assault case: What to expect as the two-week trial begins

Jun 5th 2017, 2:47 PM 10,286 Views 0 Comments

Andrea Constand will take to the stand this week.

# on-trial - Friday 10 March, 2017

Swiss man accused of abusing 80 boys in Thailand
# On Trial
# On Trial

Swiss man accused of abusing 80 boys in Thailand

Mar 10th 2017, 6:36 PM 14,836 Views 0 Comments

He is accused of pushing some of the boys into prostitution.

# on-trial - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

Nicolas Sarkozy to face trial over 'fraudulent' election financing
# Merde
# Merde

Nicolas Sarkozy to face trial over 'fraudulent' election financing

Feb 7th 2017, 11:42 AM 5,724 Views 20 Comments

The former French president has described the controversy as a “farce”.

# on-trial - Thursday 24 November, 2016

Prosecutors call for Eto'o to get 10 years in jail for tax fraud allegations
# IN COURT
From The42
# IN COURT

Prosecutors call for Eto'o to get 10 years in jail for tax fraud allegations

Nov 24th 2016, 4:09 PM 4,242 Views 7 Comments

The Cameroon star could also face a fine of €14.3m.

# on-trial - Friday 22 July, 2016

IMF boss Christine Lagarde to stand trial over controversial payout
# Controversy
# Controversy

IMF boss Christine Lagarde to stand trial over controversial payout

Jul 22nd 2016, 1:42 PM 31,319 Views 51 Comments

She will be the third successive head of the IMF to face a trial.

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