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# on-trial - Thursday 8 October, 2020

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

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'

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

From The42 Ireland underage international goes on trial with Hibs Potential

Ireland underage international goes on trial with Hibs

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

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

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 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'

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

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

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

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

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

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

Some 60 women have accused Cosby of assault.

# on-trial - Thursday 29 March, 2018

Sarkozy ordered to stand trial for attempt to influence judge

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

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 will take to the stand this week.

# on-trial - Friday 10 March, 2017

Swiss man accused of abusing 80 boys in Thailand

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

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

# on-trial - Thursday 24 November, 2016

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

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

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

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

# on-trial - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Cosby's legal team attacks accuser as details of alleged sexual assault revealed in court On Trial This post contains videos

Cosby's legal team attacks accuser as details of alleged sexual assault revealed in court

The disgraced comedian will face trial over the alleged assault of a woman in 2014.

# on-trial - Friday 12 February, 2016

From The42 Court hears former Sunderland player Adam Johnson 'abused position in society' On Trial

Court hears former Sunderland player Adam Johnson 'abused position in society'

More details of the case emerged in court today.

# on-trial - Thursday 17 December, 2015

Man (74) jailed for indecently assaulting boy he paid for sexual acts

Thomas Mooney pleaded not guilty but was found guilty by a jury following an eight-day trial.

# on-trial - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

The mental state of Batman cinema shooter James Holmes is still being debated

He has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.

# on-trial - Monday 13 April, 2015

Sean Fitzpatrick's trial put back to next week

The former Anglo boss is charged on 12 different counts.

# on-trial - Saturday 21 March, 2015

Graham Dwyer 'a middle-class professional with dark secrets,' court told

The judge will charge the jury on Monday.

# on-trial - Friday 13 March, 2015

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

The prosecution has closed its case in the murder trial.

# on-trial - Thursday 12 March, 2015

Dwyer watched "erotic horror" movie the night before his arrest, court told

The architect told gardaí that he was not an innocent person but was innocent of murder, during questioning following his arrest.

# on-trial - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Court hears the text messages sent on the day Elaine O'Hara was last seen alive

Evidence was heard on the 35th day of the architect’s murder trial at the Central Criminal Court.

# on-trial - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

"I want someone to care for me and love me" - court hears Elaine O'Hara text messages

More than one thousand messages were read to the Central Criminal Court today.

# on-trial - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Paint found on spade near Elaine O'Hara's body did not match paint at Graham Dwyer home

Graham Dwyer’s semen and Elaine O’Hara’s blood were found on her mattress, the court was told.

# on-trial - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Graham Dwyer sent letter to wife saying: "Do not believe the gardaí"

The court heard evidence from Gemma Dwyer, the wife of Graham Dwyer.

# on-trial - Thursday 12 February, 2015

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

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

# on-trial - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Friend suggested Elaine O'Hara should tell gardaí about man she was in a relationship with

Witnesses gave evidence on the 15th day of the trial of Graham Dwyer for the murder of Elaine O’Hara.

# on-trial - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

Two men who met Elaine O'Hara through fetish website tell court about encounters

It was the 14th day of the trial of Graham Dwyer for the murder of Elaine O’Hara.

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