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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 17,546 Views 0 Comments

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

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 36,391 Views 33 Comments

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

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 13,276 Views 22 Comments

Prosecutors had branded him a ‘reckless idiot’.

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 23,776 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.

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 6,335 Views 12 Comments

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

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 8,274 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 16,310 Views 0 Comments

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

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 19,051 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.

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 10,235 Views 18 Comments

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

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 24,030 Views 53 Comments

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

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 16,546 Views 0 Comments

The man was found guilty of sexually assaulting two teenagers.

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

Max Clifford sentenced to 8 years in prison

May 2nd 2014, 2:28 PM 32,519 Views 71 Comments

Clifford was found guilty of eight charges of indecent assault.

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 9,343 Views 0 Comments

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

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 13,961 Views 0 Comments

Justice Paul Carney allowed the delay of two weeks.

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 38,410 Views 69 Comments

Wendy Hanks shot Darren William Haverty in Florida last August.

Man given two life sentences for rape of two children in Athlone
# Crime
# Crime

Man given two life sentences for rape of two children in Athlone

Mar 3rd 2014, 4:10 PM 47,798 Views 118 Comments

The families of the two children cried as the verdicts were handed down, and the fathers of the victims hugged each other outside the courtroom.

Thomas Byrne sentenced to 12 years in jail for fraud and theft
# Guilty
# Guilty

Thomas Byrne sentenced to 12 years in jail for fraud and theft

Dec 2nd 2013, 11:25 PM 24,964 Views 152 Comments

The former solicitor was found guilty of 50 charges in the State’s largest-ever fraud trial last month.

Liam Adams ‘laughs with prison guards’ as he is sentenced to 16 years in prison
# Liam Adams
# Liam Adams

Liam Adams ‘laughs with prison guards’ as he is sentenced to 16 years in prison

Nov 27th 2013, 10:47 PM 39,736 Views 155 Comments

The brother of the Sinn Féin leader was also given two years on probation upon his release.

Bradley Manning sentenced to 35 years in prison
# Espionage
# Espionage

Bradley Manning sentenced to 35 years in prison

Aug 21st 2013, 3:26 PM 15,151 Views 134 Comments

The 25-year-old soldier was also dishonourably discharged from the US Army.

Dubai pardons alleged rape victim who was sentenced to 16 months in prison
# Dubai
# Dubai

Dubai pardons alleged rape victim who was sentenced to 16 months in prison

Jul 22nd 2013, 6:57 PM 23,368 Views 106 Comments

The Norwegian woman was convicted of having sex outside marriage after she reported an alleged rape by a co-worker.

Accused in Tia Sharp murder sentenced to 38 years in prison
# Murder
# Murder

Accused in Tia Sharp murder sentenced to 38 years in prison

May 14th 2013, 11:44 AM 7,915 Views 23 Comments

Stuart Hazell unexpectedly changed his plea to guilty yesterday, admitting to killing the 12-year-old before stuffing her body in an attic.

Father facing lifelong 'hatred' in UK over child fire deaths
# Fire Deaths
# Fire Deaths

Father facing lifelong 'hatred' in UK over child fire deaths

Apr 3rd 2013, 7:11 PM 19,330 Views 56 Comments

Mick Philpott and his wife Mairead will be sentenced tomorrow.

Alan Shatter: I spoke to the Attorney General about impeaching Heather Perrin
# Heather Perrin
# Heather Perrin

Alan Shatter: I spoke to the Attorney General about impeaching Heather Perrin

Nov 28th 2012, 1:49 PM 8,753 Views 41 Comments

Former District Court judge Heather Perrin was sentenced to two and a half years in jail today after being found guilty of deception. She has resigned – but the Justice Minister had planned to impeach her if she hadn’t.

Teen sentenced to life over Craigslist plot
# Ohio
# Ohio

Teen sentenced to life over Craigslist plot

Nov 10th 2012, 12:30 PM 24,404 Views 14 Comments

Brogan Rafferty, 17, was involved in a deadly plot to lure men desperate for work to their death.

Irish man gets 8 years from New Jersey court for child porn images
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Irish man gets 8 years from New Jersey court for child porn images

Sep 27th 2012, 12:27 PM 10,504 Views 30 Comments

Farrell Corrway was caught with 600 images when trying to leave the United States.

Woman, 69, sentenced to four months over cigarette seizure
# Cigarettes
# Cigarettes

Woman, 69, sentenced to four months over cigarette seizure

May 2nd 2012, 10:07 PM 7,795 Views 73 Comments

The cigarettes has an estimated retail value of €5,399, representing a potential loss to the Exchequer of €4,575, officials say.

Holiday home fraudster Kevin O'Kane sentenced to 4-and-a-half years
# Guilty
# Guilty

Holiday home fraudster Kevin O'Kane sentenced to 4-and-a-half years

Feb 10th 2012, 3:01 PM 7,525 Views 5 Comments

O’Kane had swindled money from investors for properties in Turkey which he did not own.

Man who caused death by dangerous driving gets suspended sentence
# Court
# Court

Man who caused death by dangerous driving gets suspended sentence

Jun 1st 2011, 6:22 PM 912 Views 0 Comments

The children of the dead man, who was the accused’s uncle, said they did not want to see their cousin go to jail.