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# sentenced - Friday 21 December, 2018

'A despicable act': Two men sentenced in Derry over murder of Paul McCauley
# Courts
# Courts

'A despicable act': Two men sentenced in Derry over murder of Paul McCauley

Dec 21st 2018, 1:37 PM 9,397 Views 0 Comments

McCauley was attacked at a friend’s barbecue in the early hours of 16 July 2006.

# sentenced - Wednesday 19 December, 2018

Former 'singing' priest jailed for 3½ years for indecent assault
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Former 'singing' priest jailed for 3½ years for indecent assault

Dec 19th 2018, 5:44 PM 46,975 Views 49 Comments

Tony Walsh is currently serving a seven and a half year sentence for raping another boy three times in the 1980s.

# sentenced - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Couple who named their son after Hitler sentenced to prison for membership of banned right-wing group
# Birmingham
# Birmingham

Couple who named their son after Hitler sentenced to prison for membership of banned right-wing group

Dec 18th 2018, 3:21 PM 44,333 Views 42 Comments

The pair were members of the banned group National Action.

Father of boy (6) killed after being struck by van says the family forgive the driver
# Courts
# Courts

Father of boy (6) killed after being struck by van says the family forgive the driver

Dec 18th 2018, 2:21 PM 13,708 Views 9 Comments

The family of the boy told the man that they forgave him .

# sentenced - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

Jailed former Trump lawyer says he felt he was duty-bound 'to cover up his dirty deeds'
# Michael Cohen
# Michael Cohen

Jailed former Trump lawyer says he felt he was duty-bound 'to cover up his dirty deeds'

Dec 12th 2018, 5:14 PM 17,119 Views 37 Comments

Michael Cohen was sentenced to three years in prison.

Irish woman who killed her fiance in Sydney jailed for eight years
# Tina Cahill
# Tina Cahill

Irish woman who killed her fiance in Sydney jailed for eight years

Dec 12th 2018, 6:43 AM 36,978 Views 31 Comments

Cathrina Cahill fatally stabbed her fiance David Walsh in February 2017.

# sentenced - Monday 3 December, 2018

Man who left pensioner lying “helpless” on the ground after robbing her handbag jailed
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Man who left pensioner lying “helpless” on the ground after robbing her handbag jailed

Dec 3rd 2018, 6:22 PM 25,809 Views 30 Comments

Anthony Graham pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to robbing then 81-year-old Rita Murphy.

# sentenced - 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 6,787 Views 4 Comments

The former Arsenal striker has appealed the decision.

# sentenced - Monday 15 October, 2018

Man who helped criminal organisation murder Sunset House manager sentenced
# Courts
# Courts

Man who helped criminal organisation murder Sunset House manager sentenced

Oct 15th 2018, 7:46 PM 12,397 Views 6 Comments

Michael Barr was shot seven times by a masked gunman on 25 April 2016.

# sentenced - Friday 21 September, 2018

Woman who shared clip of dying boyfriend on social media jailed for 14 years
# London
# London

Woman who shared clip of dying boyfriend on social media jailed for 14 years

Sep 21st 2018, 7:14 PM 45,604 Views 0 Comments

Fatima Khan was sentenced at the Old Bailey where she was previously found guilty of orchestrating the killing of Khalid Safi.

# sentenced - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Man jailed in London for planning terrorist attack to kill Theresa May
# Naa’imur Rahman
# Naa’imur Rahman

Man jailed in London for planning terrorist attack to kill Theresa May

Sep 1st 2018, 3:38 PM 9,188 Views 0 Comments

Naa’imur Rahman pleaded guilty to engaging in conduct in assisting the preparation of terrorist acts.

# sentenced - Monday 23 July, 2018

Former Defence Forces member who recorded young girl exposing herself jailed
# Guilty
# Guilty

Former Defence Forces member who recorded young girl exposing herself jailed

Jul 23rd 2018, 8:07 PM 36,969 Views 14 Comments

The girl was aged between 11 and 13 years old at the time of the offence.

# sentenced - Saturday 21 July, 2018

Couple who used stolen credit card details to buy hotel stay and sex toys ordered to leave jurisdiction
# Dublin
# Dublin

Couple who used stolen credit card details to buy hotel stay and sex toys ordered to leave jurisdiction

Jul 21st 2018, 8:00 AM 37,509 Views 46 Comments

They used stolen credit card numbers to buy flights from Dublin to New York, costing €3,592 and Dublin to Kuala Lumpur costing €8,798.

# sentenced - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Garda dressed as a postman to deliver 36,000 ecstasy pills to suspected dealer
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Garda dressed as a postman to deliver 36,000 ecstasy pills to suspected dealer

Jul 5th 2018, 4:16 PM 45,402 Views 56 Comments

Philip Noonan was sentenced to two-and-a-half years in prison today.

# sentenced - Wednesday 20 June, 2018

Here's who been jailed over Ireland's banking crisis so far
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Here's who been jailed over Ireland's banking crisis so far

Jun 20th 2018, 8:20 PM 27,371 Views 36 Comments

David Drumm has became the fourth person to be jailed over his role in a bank fraud scheme 10 years ago.

# sentenced - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Man who walked around north Dublin with realistic AK47 jailed for 2.5 years
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Man who walked around north Dublin with realistic AK47 jailed for 2.5 years

Jun 19th 2018, 6:25 PM 28,005 Views 0 Comments

Eoin Berkeley has already served 18 months on remand.

# sentenced - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Men convicted of child pornography offences after online chat where one pretended to be teen girl
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Men convicted of child pornography offences after online chat where one pretended to be teen girl

May 31st 2018, 7:35 PM 32,231 Views 25 Comments

The case was described as “very unusual”.

# sentenced - Monday 7 May, 2018

German police hunting 89-year-old 'Nazi grandma' who skipped jail
# Holocaust Denial
# Holocaust Denial

German police hunting 89-year-old 'Nazi grandma' who skipped jail

May 7th 2018, 3:48 PM 58,300 Views 93 Comments

Haverbeck was once chairwoman of a far-right training centre shut down in 2008 for spreading Nazi propaganda.

# sentenced - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

Man stole over €14,000 from employer while waiting to be charged over child pornography offences
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Man stole over €14,000 from employer while waiting to be charged over child pornography offences

May 2nd 2018, 6:20 AM 29,231 Views 37 Comments

The man was jailed for two-and-a-half years.

# sentenced - Friday 6 April, 2018

Disgraced former South Korea president jailed for 24 years for corruption
# Jailed
# Jailed

Disgraced former South Korea president jailed for 24 years for corruption

Apr 6th 2018, 12:47 PM 14,159 Views 24 Comments

The trial lasted more than 10 months and highlighted shady links between big business and politics in South Korea.

# sentenced - Friday 9 March, 2018

'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli sentenced to 7 years in prison for defrauding investors
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli sentenced to 7 years in prison for defrauding investors

Mar 9th 2018, 8:28 PM 30,006 Views 56 Comments

Shkreli cried as he told the judge he made many mistakes and apologised to investors.

# sentenced - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

French court sentences mother to one year in jail for slapping schoolteacher in the face
# Tough Sentence
# Tough Sentence

French court sentences mother to one year in jail for slapping schoolteacher in the face

Mar 7th 2018, 10:34 PM 29,639 Views 27 Comments

The teacher said she was “shocked” by the verdict.

# sentenced - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Guatemalan mother caught with cocaine-soaked shirts at Dublin Airport jailed for three years
# Courts
# Courts

Guatemalan mother caught with cocaine-soaked shirts at Dublin Airport jailed for three years

Feb 24th 2018, 7:00 AM 17,028 Views 7 Comments

The cocaine was valued at €179,000.

# sentenced - Friday 9 February, 2018

Man who sexually assaulted stepdaughter 20 years ago jailed for 15 months
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Man who sexually assaulted stepdaughter 20 years ago jailed for 15 months

Feb 9th 2018, 4:04 PM 19,992 Views 35 Comments

John Doherty pleaded guilty to two counts of sexually assaulting his stepdaughter on dates between January 1996 and April 1998.

# sentenced - Friday 19 January, 2018

Garda Detective who sent abusive letters to State solicitor is jailed for three years
# Eve Doherty
# Eve Doherty

Garda Detective who sent abusive letters to State solicitor is jailed for three years

Jan 19th 2018, 2:15 PM 34,044 Views 92 Comments

Eve Doherty was found guilty of harassing Elizabeth Howlin following a two-week trial last July.

# sentenced - Friday 15 December, 2017

'Our lives have been shattered forever': Man sentenced for manslaughter of schoolboy in 2015
# Fermanagh
# Fermanagh

'Our lives have been shattered forever': Man sentenced for manslaughter of schoolboy in 2015

Dec 15th 2017, 3:16 PM 16,702 Views 20 Comments

13-year-old Oisin McGrath, following an incident at St Micheal’s College, Fermanagh.

# sentenced - Thursday 7 December, 2017

Former USA Gymnastics doctor jailed for 60 years over child pornography
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Former USA Gymnastics doctor jailed for 60 years over child pornography

Dec 7th 2017, 5:20 PM 17,953 Views 27 Comments

He was given 20 years in prison on each of three counts.

# sentenced - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Chicago police officer given 5 years in prison for shooting car full of 5 teenagers
# Shooting
# Shooting

Chicago police officer given 5 years in prison for shooting car full of 5 teenagers

Nov 21st 2017, 10:27 AM 24,006 Views 55 Comments

Marco Proano said he fired to protect a teen hanging out of the window of the car.

# sentenced - Monday 13 November, 2017

Man who brought shotgun to bedroom before raping daughter handed 11 year jail sentence
# Sex Abuse
# Sex Abuse

Man who brought shotgun to bedroom before raping daughter handed 11 year jail sentence

Nov 13th 2017, 10:35 PM 24,510 Views 0 Comments

The woman described how she felt sorry for her father, who she said had lost everything because of his decisions.

# sentenced - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

Former Irish Times journalist Tom Humphries jailed for 2.5 years for child sex offences
# Circuit Criminal Court
# Circuit Criminal Court

Former Irish Times journalist Tom Humphries jailed for 2.5 years for child sex offences

Oct 24th 2017, 3:00 PM 75,502 Views 198 Comments

The former sports journalist groomed and sexually abused a teenage girl.

# sentenced - Monday 23 October, 2017

Man who raped woman after she got lost on a night out sentenced to 10 years
# Courts
# Courts

Man who raped woman after she got lost on a night out sentenced to 10 years

Oct 23rd 2017, 2:30 PM 44,489 Views 94 Comments

Egyptian national Mohamed Okda (30) had pleaded not guilty to two counts of raping the woman.

# sentenced - Friday 14 July, 2017

Man with 190 previous convictions gets 2.5 year sentence after gardaí car chase
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Man with 190 previous convictions gets 2.5 year sentence after gardaí car chase

Jul 14th 2017, 4:03 PM 19,704 Views 58 Comments

This was the second trial for Dean Joyce, after a juror falling asleep in the first trial caused the jury to be discharged.

# sentenced - Monday 10 July, 2017

Man who admitted beating 62-year-old to death jailed for five years
# Terenure
# Terenure

Man who admitted beating 62-year-old to death jailed for five years

Jul 10th 2017, 2:40 PM 13,451 Views 31 Comments

Juries were unable to agree a verdict on murder charges against Gary Walsh in two trials.

# sentenced - Thursday 6 July, 2017

Dublin man who beat ex-girlfriend unconscious in front of her children gets two-year sentence
# Courts
# Courts

Dublin man who beat ex-girlfriend unconscious in front of her children gets two-year sentence

Jul 6th 2017, 4:21 PM 18,321 Views 54 Comments

The 30-year-old woman woke up in her bed to find Robert Maguire standing over her and spitting on her.

# sentenced - Friday 30 June, 2017

Teen who killed man on night out in Derry gets six-year sentence
# Derry
# Derry

Teen who killed man on night out in Derry gets six-year sentence

Jun 30th 2017, 9:05 PM 8,879 Views 9 Comments

24-year-old Gerard Quinn was stabbed in the neck by the then-16-year-old in May 2016.

# sentenced - Friday 16 June, 2017

Woman who urged boyfriend to kill himself in texts found guilty of manslaughter
# Massachusetts
# Massachusetts

Woman who urged boyfriend to kill himself in texts found guilty of manslaughter

Jun 16th 2017, 4:47 PM 33,004 Views 0 Comments

Michelle Carter faces a sentence of probation to 20 years in prison.

# sentenced - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Ex-Sinn Féin councillor gets 12 year sentence for waterboard torture ordeal of man at his home
# Jonathan Dowdall
# Jonathan Dowdall

Ex-Sinn Féin councillor gets 12 year sentence for waterboard torture ordeal of man at his home

Jun 1st 2017, 5:23 PM 100,283 Views 159 Comments

A video of the the torture was recovered by garda í at Jonathan Dowdall’s home.

# sentenced - Tuesday 30 May, 2017

Mother gets 26-year sentence for killing three of her children in Australia
# Melbourne
# Melbourne

Mother gets 26-year sentence for killing three of her children in Australia

May 30th 2017, 7:40 AM 19,568 Views 10 Comments

Akon Guode drove a car with four of her children inside into a lake on the outskirts of Melbourne in 2015.

# sentenced - Friday 26 May, 2017

'Mammy had to go to heaven': Eric Locke sentenced to life in prison for murdering Sonia Blount
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

'Mammy had to go to heaven': Eric Locke sentenced to life in prison for murdering Sonia Blount

May 26th 2017, 1:00 PM 24,915 Views 40 Comments

Locke was found guilty by a jury on Monday of murdering the mother-of-one, who was his ex-girlfriend.

# sentenced - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Man gets 14 months in prison for stealing 'hot pants' delivery from truck
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man gets 14 months in prison for stealing 'hot pants' delivery from truck

May 17th 2017, 6:17 AM 16,076 Views 0 Comments

Noel Dempsey was seen on CCTV robbing a truck and driving off.