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#Sentenced

# sentenced - Thursday 11 May, 2017

'An evil person': Longford man who sexually abused four nieces jailed for 13 years
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

'An evil person': Longford man who sexually abused four nieces jailed for 13 years

May 11th 2017, 3:39 PM 13,631 Views 0 Comments

The first victim was abused around the time of her first holy communion.

# sentenced - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Three men jailed in Sweden for gang rape streamed live on Facebook
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Three men jailed in Sweden for gang rape streamed live on Facebook

Apr 25th 2017, 8:33 PM 34,687 Views 82 Comments

The film has since been removed from Facebook but it has been circulated on the internet.

# sentenced - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Man who poured boiling water over pregnant girlfriend has prison sentence doubled while appealing
# Cork
# Cork

Man who poured boiling water over pregnant girlfriend has prison sentence doubled while appealing

Mar 30th 2017, 4:28 PM 41,420 Views 37 Comments

The 25-year-old added sugar to the water to increase its boiling point.

# sentenced - Monday 6 March, 2017

71-year-old jailed for six years for grooming and sexually abusing teenage nephew
# Courts
# Courts

71-year-old jailed for six years for grooming and sexually abusing teenage nephew

Mar 6th 2017, 3:47 PM 15,597 Views 23 Comments

The judge said the sentence would have been considerably higher if it were not for the man’s advanced age.

# sentenced - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

British paedophile who hid girl behind fridge jailed for 27 years
# Michael Dunn
# Michael Dunn

British paedophile who hid girl behind fridge jailed for 27 years

Mar 1st 2017, 7:08 PM 27,770 Views 37 Comments

He was found to have carried out attacks on a total of four women and girls – one aged 10 or 11- over a period of more than 30 years.

# sentenced - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Fiancé of author Helen Bailey found guilty of murdering her and hiding body for 3 months
# Convicted
# Convicted

Fiancé of author Helen Bailey found guilty of murdering her and hiding body for 3 months

Feb 22nd 2017, 12:46 PM 23,849 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that he drugged Helen before killing her and hiding her body, he then sent her text messages and emails in a bid to cover his tracks.

# sentenced - Monday 20 February, 2017

'Spiderman' art thief fined €104 million over one of the biggest art heists in recent years
# Musee D'Art Moderne
# Musee D'Art Moderne

'Spiderman' art thief fined €104 million over one of the biggest art heists in recent years

Feb 20th 2017, 10:55 PM 16,773 Views 11 Comments

The fine corresponds to the estimated value of the artworks, which are still missing.

# sentenced - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Man jailed for eight years for making 500lb bomb
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Man jailed for eight years for making 500lb bomb

Feb 14th 2017, 6:10 AM 11,879 Views 15 Comments

62-year-old Philip McKevitt was yesterday convicted for constructing the device at his Co Louth home in 2010.

# sentenced - Friday 10 February, 2017

Mother-of-five who left purse at crime scene sentenced to three years for taxi robbery
# Courts
# Courts

Mother-of-five who left purse at crime scene sentenced to three years for taxi robbery

Feb 10th 2017, 3:22 PM 20,796 Views 28 Comments

Amanda Daly was jailed for her being an accomplice to the robbery of a taxi driver in 2015.

# sentenced - Friday 13 January, 2017

Dublin man who committed robberies while out on bail gets sentenced to eight years
# Courts
# Courts

Dublin man who committed robberies while out on bail gets sentenced to eight years

Jan 13th 2017, 6:35 AM 16,705 Views 34 Comments

The 42-year-old has 76 previous convictions.

# sentenced - Monday 3 October, 2016

Corkman facing 12 years in Philippines jail says drugs were planted on him in airport
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Corkman facing 12 years in Philippines jail says drugs were planted on him in airport

Oct 3rd 2016, 6:00 AM 42,267 Views 39 Comments

Éanna Ó Cochláin and his family say they have received no support from Irish authorities.

# sentenced - Thursday 28 July, 2016

'Violent, evil' Limerick man sentenced to five years for robbing tourist at knifepoint on St Patrick's Day
# Multiple Convictions
# Multiple Convictions

'Violent, evil' Limerick man sentenced to five years for robbing tourist at knifepoint on St Patrick's Day

Jul 28th 2016, 6:05 AM 18,228 Views 30 Comments

The man has a previous conviction for role in the shooting of a man in 2006.

# sentenced - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Man who sexually assaulted student while viewing room loses appeal
# Dismissed
# Dismissed

Man who sexually assaulted student while viewing room loses appeal

Feb 18th 2016, 7:06 PM 33,648 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that on the way out of the apartment, the man pulled a hair from the student’s head and put it in his wallet.

# sentenced - Friday 12 February, 2016

Sentencing of Thomas 'Slab' Murphy put off until 26 February
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Sentencing of Thomas 'Slab' Murphy put off until 26 February

Feb 12th 2016, 1:15 PM 29,362 Views 105 Comments

The high-profile republican was convicted of tax offences in December of last year.

# sentenced - Monday 8 February, 2016

Man sentenced to 10 years for multiple rape of teenage cousin
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Man sentenced to 10 years for multiple rape of teenage cousin

Feb 8th 2016, 3:44 PM 27,060 Views 27 Comments

The abuse began when the boy was 14 and continued until he was 18.

# sentenced - Friday 29 January, 2016

Daughter held captive for 30 years speaks out against cult leader father sentenced to prison today
# Maoist Cult
# Maoist Cult

Daughter held captive for 30 years speaks out against cult leader father sentenced to prison today

Jan 29th 2016, 5:48 PM 25,524 Views 12 Comments

Aravindan Balakrishnan was convicted in December of rape, indecent assault, false imprisonment and cruelty to a child.

# sentenced - Friday 15 January, 2016

'I keep saying, why did it happen?': Man sentenced to 12 years for attempted rape of niece
# Courts
# Courts

'I keep saying, why did it happen?': Man sentenced to 12 years for attempted rape of niece

Jan 15th 2016, 6:25 PM 26,265 Views 24 Comments

In her victim impact report the now adult woman said her plans for her life changed as a result of the abuse.

# sentenced - Thursday 24 December, 2015

HIV-positive man gets prison sentence for having unprotected sex with 3 women
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

HIV-positive man gets prison sentence for having unprotected sex with 3 women

Dec 24th 2015, 3:19 PM 18,226 Views 33 Comments

The sentencing judge called the man “cowardly”.

# sentenced - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

Man who stormed Dutch TV station has jail term increased to 40 months
# Behind Bars
# Behind Bars

Man who stormed Dutch TV station has jail term increased to 40 months

Dec 23rd 2015, 6:05 AM 9,831 Views 9 Comments

The man had originally been sentenced to 30 months in prison for brandishing a fake gun and demanding air time.

# sentenced - Monday 14 December, 2015

Man who 'stole his daughter's innocence' by sexually abusing her sentenced to seven years
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Man who 'stole his daughter's innocence' by sexually abusing her sentenced to seven years

Dec 14th 2015, 5:39 PM 18,755 Views 34 Comments

The man said he thought about it everyday and would turn back time if he could.

# sentenced - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Woman in prosthetic penis case jailed for eight years
# Liverpool
# Liverpool

Woman in prosthetic penis case jailed for eight years

Nov 12th 2015, 10:57 PM 55,353 Views 134 Comments

Gayle Newland denied strapping bandages to her chest and wearing a woollen hat to disguise herself.

# sentenced - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Man jailed for pointing replica gun at garda's head to "terrify" him
# Courts
# Courts

Man jailed for pointing replica gun at garda's head to "terrify" him

Jul 1st 2015, 4:01 PM 17,351 Views 31 Comments

The man threatened to shoot the officer.

# sentenced - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Saved By The Bell's 'Screech' sentenced to 4 months in jail over a pub stabbing
# Dustin Diamond
# Dustin Diamond

Saved By The Bell's 'Screech' sentenced to 4 months in jail over a pub stabbing

Jun 25th 2015, 5:40 PM 27,283 Views 28 Comments

He is charged with carrying a concealed weapon and disorderly conduct.

# sentenced - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Three Irish men have been jailed for running a rooftop repair scam on the elderly
# Scam
# Scam

Three Irish men have been jailed for running a rooftop repair scam on the elderly

Jun 13th 2015, 2:21 PM 25,405 Views 87 Comments

The men were sentenced to between 8 and 13 months in jail in the southwestern city of Perth, Australia.

# sentenced - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Murdered man who chose to live rough in Phoenix Park was suffering from an untreated illness
# Courts
# Courts

Murdered man who chose to live rough in Phoenix Park was suffering from an untreated illness

May 20th 2015, 7:15 PM 33,862 Views 19 Comments

A 29-year-old homeless man has been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of Gerard Donnelly.

# sentenced - Saturday 9 May, 2015

Pensioner jailed for two years for sexually abusing his sister-in-law
# Courts
# Courts

Pensioner jailed for two years for sexually abusing his sister-in-law

May 9th 2015, 7:00 AM 17,532 Views 0 Comments

The judge said that it was the maximum term she was able to impose.

# sentenced - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Woman who tweeted '2 drunk 2 care' before killing two friends in car crash gets 24 years
# Pothead Princess
# Pothead Princess

Woman who tweeted '2 drunk 2 care' before killing two friends in car crash gets 24 years

May 5th 2015, 10:28 AM 36,368 Views 33 Comments

Kayla Mendoza drove the wrong way down a motorway at 154 km/h.

# sentenced - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Costa Concordia captain sentenced to 16 years for manslaughter
# Schettino
# Schettino

Costa Concordia captain sentenced to 16 years for manslaughter

Feb 11th 2015, 7:52 PM 13,231 Views 22 Comments

Prosecutors had branded him a ‘reckless idiot’.

# sentenced - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Man who attacked women for gold had pics on his phone linking him to the crimes
# London
# London

Man who attacked women for gold had pics on his phone linking him to the crimes

Dec 17th 2014, 7:20 PM 23,721 Views 32 Comments

He would sit on public transport assessing his target and what jewellery they were wearing and attack them a short time after.

# sentenced - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Captain of Korean ferry that killed over 300 escapes death penalty but sentenced to 36 years in prison
# Jailed
# Jailed

Captain of Korean ferry that killed over 300 escapes death penalty but sentenced to 36 years in prison

Nov 11th 2014, 7:33 AM 6,314 Views 12 Comments

A three-judge panel said prosecutors failed to prove Lee Jun-Seok had acted intentionally.

# sentenced - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Carlos the Jackal to face new murder trial over 1974 grenade attack
# Behind Bars
# Behind Bars

Carlos the Jackal to face new murder trial over 1974 grenade attack

Oct 7th 2014, 2:45 PM 8,250 Views 10 Comments

The 64-year-old Venezuelan was once one of the world’s most-wanted militants.

Man who set dog on fire to be sentenced today
# Court
# Court

Man who set dog on fire to be sentenced today

Oct 7th 2014, 9:04 AM 16,300 Views 0 Comments

The dog had to be put down after vets concluded he would not fully recover.

# sentenced - Friday 26 September, 2014

Man jailed for eight months for spying on woman with police camera
# Voyeurism
# Voyeurism

Man jailed for eight months for spying on woman with police camera

Sep 26th 2014, 8:39 PM 19,026 Views 24 Comments

The PSNI said it is carrying out an internal review into the use of CCTV by staff and officers to try to ensure this never happens again.

# sentenced - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Osama Bin Laden's son-in-law sentenced to life in prison
# 9/11
# 9/11

Osama Bin Laden's son-in-law sentenced to life in prison

Sep 23rd 2014, 4:12 PM 10,212 Views 18 Comments

Abu Ghaith was the highest-ranking al-Qaida figure to face trial on US soil since the attacks.

# sentenced - Sunday 14 September, 2014

North Korea sentences American man to six years of hard labour
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

North Korea sentences American man to six years of hard labour

Sep 14th 2014, 11:14 AM 24,011 Views 53 Comments

Matthew Miller was arrested in April after he allegedly ripped up his visa and demanded asylum in North Korea.

# sentenced - Friday 11 July, 2014

Calls for sentencing guidelines after two-year sentence for GAA figure guilty of sexual assault
# Limerick
# Limerick

Calls for sentencing guidelines after two-year sentence for GAA figure guilty of sexual assault

Jul 11th 2014, 2:06 PM 16,530 Views 0 Comments

The man was found guilty of sexually assaulting two teenagers.

# sentenced - Friday 2 May, 2014

Max Clifford sentenced to 8 years in prison
# Guilty
# Guilty

Max Clifford sentenced to 8 years in prison

May 2nd 2014, 2:28 PM 32,497 Views 71 Comments

Clifford was found guilty of eight charges of indecent assault.

# sentenced - Monday 7 April, 2014

Sentencing deferred in case of Cork mother who smothered son
# Diane Ward
# Diane Ward

Sentencing deferred in case of Cork mother who smothered son

Apr 7th 2014, 2:31 PM 9,310 Views 0 Comments

Diane Ward attempted to take her own life the night she smothered her 8-year-old son Anthony with a pillow.

# sentenced - Monday 24 March, 2014

Sentencing delayed in case of Cork mother who killed son
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Sentencing delayed in case of Cork mother who killed son

Mar 24th 2014, 1:02 PM 13,942 Views 0 Comments

Justice Paul Carney allowed the delay of two weeks.

# sentenced - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Woman who shot dead Irish boyfriend jailed for one year
# Manslaughter
# Manslaughter

Woman who shot dead Irish boyfriend jailed for one year

Mar 6th 2014, 3:10 PM 38,372 Views 69 Comments

Wendy Hanks shot Darren William Haverty in Florida last August.