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#Parole

# parole - This year 2022

Robert F Kennedy’s assassin has parole turned down 54 years after murder
# Sirhan Sirhan
# Sirhan Sirhan

Robert F Kennedy’s assassin has parole turned down 54 years after murder

Jan 13th 2022, 10:55 PM 31,094 Views 15 Comments

The brother of John F Kennedy was shot by Sirhan Sirhan moments after he claimed victory in California.

# parole - Last year 2021

Robert F Kennedy’s assassin Sirhan Sirhan granted parole
# RFK
# RFK

Robert F Kennedy’s assassin Sirhan Sirhan granted parole

Aug 28th 2021, 1:14 PM 47,225 Views 40 Comments

Two of RFK’s sons went against their siblings’ wishes to support the release of their father’s assassin.

# parole - All time

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 50,996 Views 34 Comments

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

'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 9,036 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.

OJ Simpson has been released from prison
# Parole
# Parole

OJ Simpson has been released from prison

Oct 1st 2017, 10:40 AM 32,277 Views 36 Comments

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

'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 27,271 Views 16 Comments

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

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 13,906 Views 19 Comments

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

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 50,572 Views 53 Comments

He was imprisoned on robbery charges in 2008.

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 1,009 Views 50 Comments

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

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 28,661 Views 60 Comments

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

'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 13,176 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.

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 21,240 Views 11 Comments

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

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 8,791 Views 20 Comments

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

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 21,733 Views 34 Comments

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

Pistorius set to remain in jail
# Parole
# Parole

Pistorius set to remain in jail

Oct 5th 2015, 9:30 PM 17,054 Views 20 Comments

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

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 13,737 Views 26 Comments

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

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 154 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 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 2,930 Views 4 Comments

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

"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 5,452 Views 53 Comments

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

17 prisoners declined parole review in 2012
# Prisons
# Prisons

17 prisoners declined parole review in 2012

Oct 23rd 2013, 4:56 PM 9,009 Views 26 Comments

The annual Parole Board review for 2012 was published today.

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 35,998 Views 0 Comments

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

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 5,014 Views 10 Comments

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

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 6,435 Views 21 Comments

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

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 8,375 Views 0 Comments

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

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 10,114 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.

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 15,954 Views 35 Comments

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

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 9,263 Views 30 Comments

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

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 3,363 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.

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 22,395 Views 53 Comments

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

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 6,488 Views 54 Comments

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

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 11,588 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.

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 4,669 Views 62 Comments

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

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 5,834 Views 25 Comments

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

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 1,300 Views 24 Comments

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

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 1,318 Views 13 Comments

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

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 190 Views 0 Comments

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