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# ronan-hughes - Friday 28 August, 2020

Haulier pleads guilty to manslaughter in relation to deaths of 39 Vietnamese people in Essex

Armagh haulier Ronan Hughes pleaded guilty at the Old Bailey today to 39 counts of manslaughter.

# ronan-hughes - Friday 12 June, 2020

Alleged 'ringleader' of crime gang to be extradited from Ireland to UK over 39 Essex lorry deaths

The bodies of eight women and 31 men, all Vietnamese nationals.were found on 23 October 2019.

# ronan-hughes - Friday 15 May, 2020

Essex lorry deaths: State says defence raised 'nonsensical' claim at Monaghan man's extradition hearing

Ronan Hughes has been accused of being the “ringleader” in an organised crime group that trafficked the Vietnamese migrants.

# ronan-hughes - Thursday 30 April, 2020

Man alleged to be 'the ringleader' and 'chief organiser' of organised criminal group refused bail by High Court

Mr Justice Paul Burns said there was a “serious risk” the defendant might abscond.

# ronan-hughes - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Monaghan man facing extradition to UK over Essex lorry deaths was 'ringleader' in criminal gang, court hears

Ronan Hughes faces 39 charges of manslaughter in the UK.

# ronan-hughes - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

Monaghan man appears before High Court over deaths of 39 migrants in UK container tragedy

Ronan Hughes is wanted by UK authorities to face 39 counts of manslaughter and one count of conspiracy to assist unlawful immigration.

# ronan-hughes - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Romanian man who blackmailed Tyrone teenager who took his own life sentenced to 4 years

Iulian Enache (31) pleaded guilty to blackmailing Ronan Hughes in a Romanian court last week.

# ronan-hughes - Friday 28 October, 2016

Man appears before court a year after suicide of Northern Irish teenager

A 31-year-old man was in court in Romania today.

# ronan-hughes - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Nigerian gang blackmailed teen who took his own life

Ronan Hughes was tricked into sending explicit photos of himself which the scammers threatened to send to his Facebook friends.

# ronan-hughes - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

Teen who took his own life after posting photos online is buried

The PSNI has issued a warning to young people about the death of the 17-year-old.