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#Parole

# parole - Thursday 28 February, 2019

Parents of Rachel Callaly call for 'dangerous and devious' Joe O'Reilly's parole bid to be rejected
# Murder
# Murder

Parents of Rachel Callaly call for 'dangerous and devious' Joe O'Reilly's parole bid to be rejected

Feb 28th 2019, 3:14 PM 50,571 Views 34 Comments

O’Reilly third parole application will be assessed next month.

# parole - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

'I've been a prisoner of my own challenge' - Wenger concedes 22 years at Arsenal was a mistake
# Parole
From The42
# Parole

'I've been a prisoner of my own challenge' - Wenger concedes 22 years at Arsenal was a mistake

Jul 17th 2018, 10:35 AM 9,003 Views 8 Comments

The Frenchman enjoyed plenty of highs during his time in north London, but admits that he probably should have looked to take on another challenge.

# parole - Sunday 1 October, 2017

OJ Simpson has been released from prison
# Parole
# Parole

OJ Simpson has been released from prison

Oct 1st 2017, 10:40 AM 32,258 Views 36 Comments

Simpson plans to relocate to Florida following his release from the medium-security prison.

# parole - Thursday 24 August, 2017

'Mountain man' released on parole 32 years after kidnapping world-class athlete
# Don Nichols
# Don Nichols

'Mountain man' released on parole 32 years after kidnapping world-class athlete

Aug 24th 2017, 7:28 AM 27,224 Views 16 Comments

Nichols (86) was sentenced to 85 years in prison for kidnapping biathlete Kari Swenson in 1984.

# parole - Sunday 20 August, 2017

Families of murder victims have 'met killers on the street' after not being told of release
# Justice
# Justice

Families of murder victims have 'met killers on the street' after not being told of release

Aug 20th 2017, 7:00 AM 13,830 Views 19 Comments

Representatives have also said families are sometimes unclear about how long a killer will actually serve.

# parole - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

OJ Simpson could be released from prison tomorrow after nine years inside
# OJ Simpson
# OJ Simpson

OJ Simpson could be released from prison tomorrow after nine years inside

Jul 19th 2017, 10:48 PM 50,554 Views 53 Comments

He was imprisoned on robbery charges in 2008.

# parole - Friday 2 December, 2016

Michelle Mulherin: 'We need to look at murder sentencing. Our law isn't fit for purpose'
# Read Me
# Read Me

Michelle Mulherin: 'We need to look at murder sentencing. Our law isn't fit for purpose'

Dec 2nd 2016, 1:00 PM 985 Views 51 Comments

The Law Reform Commission’s Report on mandatory sentences needs to be implemented urgently, writes Senator Michelle Mulherin.

# parole - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Jill Meagher murderer has sentence cut by three years
# Adrian Bayley
# Adrian Bayley

Jill Meagher murderer has sentence cut by three years

Jul 13th 2016, 10:23 AM 28,558 Views 60 Comments

Bayley was successful in his appeal against a separate rape conviction.

# parole - Sunday 19 June, 2016

'Seven years seems like a lot - for us it's nothing': Murder victim's brother welcomes parole reform
# Parole
# Parole

'Seven years seems like a lot - for us it's nothing': Murder victim's brother welcomes parole reform

Jun 19th 2016, 7:45 AM 13,153 Views 12 Comments

The government supported a Fianna Fáil tabled bill this week, which would give victims and their families a voice in parole reviews.

# parole - Friday 27 May, 2016

Coroner in Australia says Jill Meagher's murder was preventable
# Parole
# Parole

Coroner in Australia says Jill Meagher's murder was preventable

May 27th 2016, 11:04 AM 21,185 Views 11 Comments

A judge said Adrian Bayley should have been behind bars when he killed the Irish woman.

# parole - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Here is how many prisoners got early release in 2014
# Parole
# Parole

Here is how many prisoners got early release in 2014

Nov 25th 2015, 7:48 PM 8,771 Views 20 Comments

The largest group of prisoners invited forward for parole had committed murder.

# parole - Saturday 21 November, 2015

Convicted spy released from prison after 30 years
# Jonathan Pollard
# Jonathan Pollard

Convicted spy released from prison after 30 years

Nov 21st 2015, 9:15 AM 21,604 Views 34 Comments

He has challenged his parole terms, calling them “onerous and oppressive”

# parole - Monday 5 October, 2015

Pistorius set to remain in jail
# Parole
# Parole

Pistorius set to remain in jail

Oct 5th 2015, 9:30 PM 17,044 Views 20 Comments

A decision on whether or not to grant the athlete parole has been delayed until Monday.

# parole - Monday 8 June, 2015

Anger as Pistorius to be freed on parole after 10 months behind bars
# Steenkamp
# Steenkamp

Anger as Pistorius to be freed on parole after 10 months behind bars

Jun 8th 2015, 5:17 PM 13,714 Views 26 Comments

Reeva Steenkamp’s parents say “incarceration of 10 months for taking a life is simply not enough”.

# parole - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Prisoners, parole and politics don't - and shouldn't - mix
# Opinion
# Opinion

Prisoners, parole and politics don't - and shouldn't - mix

Apr 8th 2015, 9:30 PM 138 Views 16 Comments

Jim O’Callaghan SC on why the power of parole should be taken from Ministers for Justice and put in independent hands.

# parole - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Parole review shows drugs and alcohol a factor in majority of crimes
# Irish Prisons
# Irish Prisons

Parole review shows drugs and alcohol a factor in majority of crimes

Sep 10th 2014, 11:16 PM 2,913 Views 4 Comments

It was also found that child abuse was a factor in a significant number of cases

# parole - Friday 25 October, 2013

"Not all prisoners are suitable for release"- Shatter speaks about parole
# Parole
# Parole

"Not all prisoners are suitable for release"- Shatter speaks about parole

Oct 25th 2013, 11:27 AM 5,423 Views 53 Comments

The Justice Minister said that public safety must be of paramount importance to the planned statutory parole board.

# parole - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

17 prisoners declined parole review in 2012
# Prisons
# Prisons

17 prisoners declined parole review in 2012

Oct 23rd 2013, 4:56 PM 8,993 Views 26 Comments

The annual Parole Board review for 2012 was published today.

# parole - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

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 35,977 Views 0 Comments

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

# parole - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Parole law changes mean Jill Meagher killing 'couldn't happen today'
# Jill Meagher
# Jill Meagher

Parole law changes mean Jill Meagher killing 'couldn't happen today'

Jun 13th 2013, 11:03 AM 4,965 Views 10 Comments

The parole system in Victoria has been overhauled in the wake of Jill’s murder, a state minister says.

# parole - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

Parole laws under review in Victoria in wake of Jill Meagher case
# Jill Meagher
# Jill Meagher

Parole laws under review in Victoria in wake of Jill Meagher case

Jun 12th 2013, 9:30 AM 6,394 Views 21 Comments

The Premier of Victoria said he was “shocked, surprised and astounded” that Jill’s killer had been allowed to walk free.

# parole - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Adrian Bayley was on parole when he raped and killed Jill Meagher
# Australia
# Australia

Adrian Bayley was on parole when he raped and killed Jill Meagher

Jun 11th 2013, 6:58 AM 8,353 Views 0 Comments

Adrian Bayley has pleaded guilty to the rape and murder of the young Louth woman.

# parole - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Jailed Pussy Riot member to go on hunger strike
# Russia
# Russia

Jailed Pussy Riot member to go on hunger strike

May 22nd 2013, 1:20 PM 10,086 Views 48 Comments

The 24-year-old is one of two members of the opposition punk band serving two years in remote prison camps over an anti-Kremlin stunt in a church last year.

# parole - Monday 18 February, 2013

Belgian court rejects child rapist Dutroux's request for early release
# Child Killer
# Child Killer

Belgian court rejects child rapist Dutroux's request for early release

Feb 18th 2013, 4:58 PM 15,926 Views 35 Comments

Belgium’s “most hated man” had applied to be released under house arrest with an electronic tag to watch his movements.

# parole - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Jailed Pussy Riot member slams routine in 'grey' camp
# Russia
# Russia

Jailed Pussy Riot member slams routine in 'grey' camp

Dec 18th 2012, 6:30 AM 9,247 Views 30 Comments

Maria Alyokhina gives detailed account of her prison experience in Urals mountains.

# parole - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

Call for reforms to ensure "fair and transparent" early release of prisoners
# Prison
# Prison

Call for reforms to ensure "fair and transparent" early release of prisoners

Oct 23rd 2012, 8:50 AM 3,348 Views 38 Comments

The IPRT recommends that a single ‘Early Release Act’ should be enacted to overhaul the current systems of remission, temporary release and parole.

# parole - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

Belgium's 'most-hated woman' Michelle Martin released from prison
# Belgium
# Belgium

Belgium's 'most-hated woman' Michelle Martin released from prison

Aug 28th 2012, 9:09 PM 21,915 Views 53 Comments

Accomplice of paedophile serial killer Marc Dutroux was released on condition she keeps her distance from the relatives of the victims.

# parole - Monday 20 August, 2012

John Lennon's killer Mark Chapman to seek parole this week
# New York
# New York

John Lennon's killer Mark Chapman to seek parole this week

Aug 20th 2012, 9:32 AM 6,461 Views 54 Comments

This will be the seventh time that Chapman has sought parole.

# parole - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Charles Manson a no-show for unsuccessful parole hearing
# Charles Manson
# Charles Manson

Charles Manson a no-show for unsuccessful parole hearing

Apr 11th 2012, 8:15 PM 11,569 Views 29 Comments

The 77-year-old hasn’t shown up to a parole hearing in 15 years – and may never again be asked to argue for his freedom.

# parole - Sunday 8 April, 2012

Temporary release of prisoners 'reduces risk to the community' - Shatter
# Prisons
# Prisons

Temporary release of prisoners 'reduces risk to the community' - Shatter

Apr 8th 2012, 8:45 AM 4,637 Views 63 Comments

The Minister for Justice has said the planned temporary release of certain prisoners helps the “gradual reintegration” of criminals into society.

# parole - Monday 30 January, 2012

Family found guilty of murdering three daughters in "honour killing"
# Guilty
# Guilty

Family found guilty of murdering three daughters in "honour killing"

Jan 30th 2012, 10:09 AM 5,781 Views 25 Comments

Prosecutors said the defendants killed the teenage sisters for defying rules on dress, dating, socialising and using the internet.

# parole - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

Seriously ill former IRA man begs for prison release
# Brendan Lillis
# Brendan Lillis

Seriously ill former IRA man begs for prison release

Aug 3rd 2011, 2:31 PM 1,261 Views 24 Comments

Brendan Lillis’ condition at Maghaberry Prison has been described as ‘shocking’. He suffers from a debilitating form of arthritis.

# parole - Tuesday 28 June, 2011

Jamie Bulger killer denied parole over child porn conviction
# UK Courts
# UK Courts

Jamie Bulger killer denied parole over child porn conviction

Jun 28th 2011, 11:15 AM 1,283 Views 13 Comments

Jon Venables still poses a risk, according to the parole board.

# parole - Wednesday 11 August, 2010

Parole hearing for John Lennon's killer postponed
# Parole Postponed
From The Daily Edge
# Parole Postponed

Parole hearing for John Lennon's killer postponed

Aug 11th 2010, 5:10 PM 181 Views 0 Comments

Mark David Chapman’s sixth application for parole has been put off until September.