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Man who was cleared of murdering former soldier is jailed for stabbing another man on same night
# Gary Watson
# Gary Watson

Man who was cleared of murdering former soldier is jailed for stabbing another man on same night

May 16th 2019, 1:10 PM 17,615 Views 0 Comments

Gary Watson was convicted by a jury last February.

Man sentenced to minimum 9 years in prison for murder of Syrian national
# Belfast
# Belfast

Man sentenced to minimum 9 years in prison for murder of Syrian national

Mar 26th 2019, 5:59 PM 15,346 Views 16 Comments

Callin Wilson (20), currently of no fixed abode, pleaded guilty to the murder of Hazem Ahmed Ghreir.

Banned hit-and-run driver who seriously injured cyclist jailed for five years
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Banned hit-and-run driver who seriously injured cyclist jailed for five years

Mar 16th 2019, 6:30 AM 21,490 Views 0 Comments

Jonathan Wainyae pleaded guilty to causing serious bodily injury.

Student who engaged in 'extreme bullying' escapes conviction but told to donate €1,000 to poor box
# Courts
# Courts

Student who engaged in 'extreme bullying' escapes conviction but told to donate €1,000 to poor box

Mar 14th 2019, 5:50 PM 50,851 Views 0 Comments

The victim was stamped upon and repeatedly beaten by older pupils at the school.

Trump's ex-campaign chief Manafort sentenced to three and half more years in prison
# Mueller Probe
# Mueller Probe

Trump's ex-campaign chief Manafort sentenced to three and half more years in prison

Mar 13th 2019, 4:31 PM 10,564 Views 0 Comments

His is the highest profile case yet stemming from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation.

Man who trapped and attacked woman in laneway jailed for five years
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Man who trapped and attacked woman in laneway jailed for five years

Mar 5th 2019, 7:50 PM 30,363 Views 37 Comments

Chico Makamda has 15 previous convictions, including for an offence of indecency.

London rapper who bragged about drug possession jailed for five years for drug possession
# CAUGHT IN A TRAPSTAR
# CAUGHT IN A TRAPSTAR

London rapper who bragged about drug possession jailed for five years for drug possession

Mar 1st 2019, 9:35 PM 23,363 Views 31 Comments

Adetokunbo Ajibola, otherwise known by his stage name Trapstar Toxic, admitted possessing cocaine and cannabis.

Man sentenced after robbing shop and threatening to stab worker with red liquid-filled syringe
# Courts
# Courts

Man sentenced after robbing shop and threatening to stab worker with red liquid-filled syringe

Feb 22nd 2019, 2:47 PM 13,496 Views 18 Comments

Rooney Dignam entered the shop on the day in question and told the worker to open the till or he would stab her.

Former deputy principal jailed for 18 months for possessing and distributing child abuse images
# Cork
# Cork

Former deputy principal jailed for 18 months for possessing and distributing child abuse images

Feb 20th 2019, 10:21 PM 25,940 Views 0 Comments

Brian Fitzgerald (49) of Golf Links Road, Youghal, Co Cork pleaded guilty at Cork Circuit Criminal Court.

Judge jails 48-year-old homeless man who called priest a 'motherf**ker'
# Ennis
# Ennis

Judge jails 48-year-old homeless man who called priest a 'motherf**ker'

Feb 20th 2019, 8:00 PM 58,344 Views 97 Comments

The man had pleaded guilty to a public order charge arising from the incident.

Garda jailed for two years for possession of child abuse images
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Garda jailed for two years for possession of child abuse images

Feb 15th 2019, 11:38 AM 34,514 Views 63 Comments

Joseph O’Connor (58) of west Dublin had pleaded not guilty.

Man jailed for seven years after smuggling €1.2 million worth of heroin into Dublin airport
# Courts
# Courts

Man jailed for seven years after smuggling €1.2 million worth of heroin into Dublin airport

Feb 12th 2019, 11:00 PM 20,908 Views 0 Comments

Mudassar Khan’s bags were searched and customs official found 13kg of heroin wrapped up in one suitcase.

Man who travelled from UK to Dublin to have sex with teenage girl sentenced to five years in jail
# Courts
# Courts

Man who travelled from UK to Dublin to have sex with teenage girl sentenced to five years in jail

Feb 11th 2019, 5:25 PM 41,448 Views 16 Comments

Justice Paul Coffey said the defendant was controlling, possessive and manipulative.

Man jailed for 18 years over €92k robbery in which three women were abducted from home
# Tiger Kidnap
# Tiger Kidnap

Man jailed for 18 years over €92k robbery in which three women were abducted from home

Feb 1st 2019, 6:22 PM 13,469 Views 19 Comments

Three women were tied up and abducted during the 2014 incident.

Family 'devastated' at six year sentence for man who killed taxi driver
# Jailed
# Jailed

Family 'devastated' at six year sentence for man who killed taxi driver

Jan 28th 2019, 1:55 PM 50,803 Views 58 Comments

Martin Mulligan was stabbed to death by Joseph Hillen on 28 September 2015.

'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 9,422 Views 0 Comments

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

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 47,030 Views 49 Comments

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

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 44,359 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 13,724 Views 9 Comments

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

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 17,130 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 37,057 Views 35 Comments

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

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 25,891 Views 30 Comments

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

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 6,811 Views 4 Comments

The former Arsenal striker has appealed the decision.

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 12,411 Views 6 Comments

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

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 45,638 Views 0 Comments

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

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 9,206 Views 0 Comments

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

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 36,996 Views 14 Comments

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

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 37,555 Views 49 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.

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 45,445 Views 47 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 20th 2018, 8:20 PM 27,885 Views 36 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 19th 2018, 6:25 PM 28,066 Views 0 Comments

Eoin Berkeley has already served 18 months on remand.

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 32,491 Views 25 Comments

The case was described as “very unusual”.

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 58,347 Views 93 Comments

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

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 29,435 Views 37 Comments

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

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 14,183 Views 24 Comments

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

'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 30,342 Views 56 Comments

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

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 29,657 Views 27 Comments

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

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 17,051 Views 7 Comments

The cocaine was valued at €179,000.

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 20,061 Views 35 Comments

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

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 34,254 Views 92 Comments

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