Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 15 °C Friday 3 July, 2020

#Special Criminal Court

# special-criminal-court - Monday 29 June, 2020

Seanad votes to continue serious organised crime trials to be heard without a jury for another year

New Justice Minister Helen McEntee addressed senators today on why the legislation should be extended.

# special-criminal-court - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

Mandate of Special Criminal Court renewed in Dáil vote as Sinn Féin abstains rather than rejects it for first time

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan has announced a review of the Offences Against the State Act.

# special-criminal-court - Monday 22 June, 2020

Machine gun struggle between gardaí and gangland criminal ended in bathtub next to grenade

The Special Criminal Court heard the evidence during the sentencing of Derek Devoy.

# special-criminal-court - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

Barman shot during fundraiser for wives of IRA prisoners at Dublin's Sunset House

Liverpool native David Hunter (41) is accused of the murder of Michael Barr.

# special-criminal-court - Thursday 4 June, 2020

Third man charged over alleged Christy Keane murder plot

The man appeared before the Special Criminal Court today.

# special-criminal-court - Friday 29 May, 2020

Members of Kinahan gang were paid €20,000 for 'setting people up for a hit," court hears

A sentencing hearing for three individuals was heard before the Special Criminal Court today.

# special-criminal-court - Monday 11 May, 2020

Kinahan foot soldier 'poured cold water' on Hutch murder plot, court hears

Mark Capper will be sentenced on 9 June.

# special-criminal-court - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

Men charged over Kevin Lunney abduction granted bail after video-link hearing from Portlaoise Prison

Luke O’Reilly of Kilcogy, Co Cavan and Darren Redmond of East Wall, Dublin are charged with false imprisonment and assault causing serious harm.

# special-criminal-court - Friday 24 April, 2020

Man (37) who had 'central role' in Kinahan cartel murder plot jailed for eight years

Liam Brannigan was “intimately involved” in all aspects of the planning to murder Gary Hanley, the court heard.

# special-criminal-court - Monday 20 April, 2020

'Lengthy' trial expected in Special Criminal Court for four men charged with Kevin Lunney false imprisonment

The abduction trial is expected to begin in January 2021.

# special-criminal-court - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

Man who was 'conduit of order from on high' jailed for six years for Dublin murder plot

Dean Howe was sentenced at the Special Criminal Court after pleading guilty.

# special-criminal-court - Thursday 6 February, 2020

Explainer: What is the Special Criminal Court and what is Sinn Féin's stance on it?

The court was set up after the IRA launched a bombing camapign in Britain on the eve of World War II and experts say it has become “normalised”.

# special-criminal-court - Monday 3 February, 2020

Man convicted by Special Criminal Court of Kinahan cartel murder plot

Liam Brannigan was charged with conspiring to murder Gary Hanley

# special-criminal-court - Monday 13 January, 2020

Getaway driver accidentally set fire to trousers while trying to burn stolen vehicle after Dublin murder

Gareth Brophy has pleaded guilty to helping facilitate the murder of David Douglas.

# special-criminal-court - Thursday 5 December, 2019

Five men appear in court charged with conspiring to murder Hutch family member

Each of the accused men are charged with taking various roles with the intention of helping with the murder of Patrick ‘Patsy’ Hutch.

# special-criminal-court - Monday 7 October, 2019

Secret recordings include man accused of conspiring to murder Dublin man discussing shooting

The prosecution say the court will hear “detailed discussions” about how Gary Hanley was to be shot.

# special-criminal-court - Monday 15 July, 2019

'Mr Nobody' jailed for managing Kinahan gang's 'arsenal'

Declan Brady was sentenced to 11-and-a-half years imprisonment by the Special Criminal Court.

# special-criminal-court - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Jim Mansfield Jnr charged with conspiracy to commit false imprisonment

He appeared before an out-of-hours sitting of the non-jury Special Criminal Court tonight.

# special-criminal-court - Thursday 30 May, 2019

Gangland criminal Alan Wilson pleads guilty to conspiring to murder Dublin man

Wilson admitted to conspiring with Joseph Kelly, Liam Brannigan, Luke Wilson and other persons to murder Gary Hanley.

# special-criminal-court - Monday 27 May, 2019

Two men, including grandson of former Dublin Lord Mayor, sentenced for possession of explosives

They were discovered with 4kg of TNT and a hand grenade in a densely populated area.

# special-criminal-court - Thursday 11 April, 2019

'Border Fox' Dessie O'Hare jailed for seven years for assault and false imprisonment

Mr Justice Tony Hunt said today that the violent side of O’Hare’s personality is a source of continuing concern.

# special-criminal-court - Monday 8 April, 2019

Explosives found in Dublin car equal to over half amount used in Omagh bombing, court hears

John Roche (55) and John Brock (46) were last week found guilty of possessing 167kg of explosives in the boot of a car.

# special-criminal-court - Friday 22 March, 2019

Monaghan mechanic (55) found guilty of IRA membership at Special Criminal Court

James Joseph Cassidy will be sentenced on 29 April.

# special-criminal-court - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

Regency trial collapses as murder charge against Patrick Hutch dropped

Hutch was accused of the murder of David Byrne at the Regency Hotel in February 2016.

# special-criminal-court - Friday 8 February, 2019

Leader of so-called New IRA in Dublin given life sentence for murder of dissident republican

Kevin Braney was found guilty of the premeditated murder of 35-year-old Peter Butterly.

# special-criminal-court - Thursday 22 November, 2018

Man pleads guilty to helping a criminal gang carry out a murder on a Dublin street

David Douglas was shot dead in the south inner city on 1 July 2016.

# special-criminal-court - Monday 12 November, 2018

Estonian man pleads guilty to conspiring to murder man in Northern Ireland

The defendant has been remanded in custody until 30 November, when he will be sentenced.

# special-criminal-court - Friday 2 November, 2018

Special Criminal Court convicts three people for murdering 'Monk' nephew Gareth Hutch

All three denied murdering Gareth Hutch outside Avondale House flats in 2016.

# special-criminal-court - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

Court of Appeal rejects application by Brian Rattigan to have drug dealing conviction quashed

The 37 year-old is the first person to be found guilty of charges connected to drug dealing while in prison.

# special-criminal-court - Monday 8 October, 2018

Two men, aged 24 and 32, charged in connection with Aidan O’Driscoll murder

Aidan O’Driscoll, a former Real IRA chief, was killed in December 2016.

# special-criminal-court - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

Man who shot dead a dissident republican in pub car park gets life sentence

Dean Evans apologised to his victim’s family and said he made decisions as a younger man that he would not make today.

# special-criminal-court - Monday 30 July, 2018

Verdicts in Gareth Hutch murder trial to be handed down in October

Hutch was shot dead as he was getting into his car outside Avondale House flats on North Cumberland Street in Dublin.

# special-criminal-court - Monday 18 June, 2018

Junior minister says a government involving Sinn Féin would 'risk security of State'

Patrick O’Donovan ruled out the possibility of a coalition between his party and Sinn Féin.

# special-criminal-court - Friday 8 June, 2018

Man accused of murdering Gareth Hutch was recognised in chase after shooting, court told

As a result, Jonathan Keogh’s home was searched.

# special-criminal-court - Friday 4 May, 2018

# special-criminal-court - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

Freddie Thompson was 'one of many fingers on the trigger' in killing of man, court told

David Douglas was murdered on 1 July 2016.

# special-criminal-court - Thursday 22 March, 2018

Regency trial adjourned for three months over investigation into death of lead investigator

Senior prosecuting counsel Sean Gillane SC told the court today that “considerable progress” had been made in the enquiry.

# special-criminal-court - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

Man charged in connection with murder of Michael Barr at Sunset House pub

Martin Aylmer (31), of Casino Park, Marino, was charged today before the Special Criminal Court.

# special-criminal-court - Monday 5 March, 2018

Dessie O'Hare to stand trial accused of false imprisonment and threatening a man's life

O’Hare was charged on 9 June 2015. He appeared before the Dublin District Court today where he was served a booked of evidence.

# special-criminal-court - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

GSOC launches legal bid to get transcripts related to Tony Golden killer

Adrian Crevan Mackin killed Garda Tony Golden in October 2015.

1 2 3