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#Threats

# threats - Friday 15 January, 2016

'Lonely' woman who made Alan Kelly and Dáil bomb hoaxes also threatened Michael D Higgins
# Courts
# Courts

'Lonely' woman who made Alan Kelly and Dáil bomb hoaxes also threatened Michael D Higgins

Jan 15th 2016, 5:45 PM 22,619 Views 74 Comments

Anne Fennell’s sentence has been adjourned to allow for the medical treatment.

# threats - Friday 18 December, 2015

Modular homes in Ballymun delayed after security staff threatened by people in balaclavas
# Baile Na Laochra
# Baile Na Laochra

Modular homes in Ballymun delayed after security staff threatened by people in balaclavas

Dec 18th 2015, 4:30 PM 31,085 Views 98 Comments

The council signed a deal with Western Building Systems Ltd to have the 22 homes built by this Monday.

# threats - Thursday 10 December, 2015

'We can’t have a law that excludes things just because somebody’s offended'
# Cyberbullying
# Cyberbullying

'We can’t have a law that excludes things just because somebody’s offended'

Dec 10th 2015, 9:00 PM 14,964 Views 45 Comments

Communications Minister Alex White has spoken out against proposals from some within his own party to legislate against cyberbullying.

# threats - Sunday 23 August, 2015

This artist made a portrait out of the hateful and threatening tweets sent to Caitlyn Jenner
# Art
# Art

This artist made a portrait out of the hateful and threatening tweets sent to Caitlyn Jenner

Aug 23rd 2015, 10:30 AM 18,062 Views 174 Comments

Jenner has praised the young artist saying he turned hate into love.

# threats - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Firefighter found guilty of raping 9-year-old girl after rescuing her from house fire
# Assault
# Assault

Firefighter found guilty of raping 9-year-old girl after rescuing her from house fire

Aug 11th 2015, 5:15 PM 42,489 Views 17 Comments

He will be sentenced next month.

# threats - Friday 7 August, 2015

Who dares confront touchy billionaire Denis O'Brien?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Who dares confront touchy billionaire Denis O'Brien?

Aug 7th 2015, 5:00 PM 1,635 Views 207 Comments

The underlying problem is one of concentration of power and inequality in Ireland. If O’Brien was not as powerful as he is, his legal actions would not go very far.

# threats - Saturday 18 July, 2015

These are the biggest threats facing the world right now
# Worries
# Worries

These are the biggest threats facing the world right now

Jul 18th 2015, 9:45 AM 38,098 Views 72 Comments

It ranges from Isis to climate change.

# threats - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Irish truck drivers come up against threats from 'vicious' migrants in France
# Calais
# Calais

Irish truck drivers come up against threats from 'vicious' migrants in France

Jun 24th 2015, 9:30 AM 20,469 Views 99 Comments

Drivers face fines of thousands of euro if they are found to be transporting migrants but the alternative can be dangerous, a representative has said.

# threats - Friday 1 May, 2015

Priest jailed for hiring IRA to intimidate nephew
# Cork
# Cork

Priest jailed for hiring IRA to intimidate nephew

May 1st 2015, 10:48 AM 14,253 Views 34 Comments

Father Francis Kelleher has been jailed for four years.

# threats - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Senator cracks down on cyberbullying after being told she'd be 'hatcheted in the face'
# Death Threats
# Death Threats

Senator cracks down on cyberbullying after being told she'd be 'hatcheted in the face'

Apr 16th 2015, 4:07 PM 15,941 Views 127 Comments

Lorraine Higgins was also told she should have been aborted.

# threats - Sunday 29 March, 2015

BBC chief receives death threats over sacking of Jeremy Clarkson
# Top Gear
# Top Gear

BBC chief receives death threats over sacking of Jeremy Clarkson

Mar 29th 2015, 8:04 AM 12,374 Views 25 Comments

It has been reported that Tony Hall’s home has been under 24-hour guard since the threats were made.

# threats - Monday 23 March, 2015

Activists postpone plans to send 10,000 copies of The Interview to North Korea
# Wanton Act Of Terror
# Wanton Act Of Terror

Activists postpone plans to send 10,000 copies of The Interview to North Korea

Mar 23rd 2015, 2:30 PM 7,716 Views 20 Comments

The move followed warnings of military reprisals.

# threats - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Senator told her head would be ripped off and shoved 'where the sun don't shine'
# Threats
# Threats

Senator told her head would be ripped off and shoved 'where the sun don't shine'

Mar 19th 2015, 11:01 AM 24,463 Views 157 Comments

Lorraine Higgins said she believes the threat was a direct result of comments she made about jailed water protesters on Prime Time.

# threats - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Who are the new French faces and how much danger do they pose for Ireland?
# Threats
From The42
# Threats

Who are the new French faces and how much danger do they pose for Ireland?

Feb 14th 2015, 6:45 AM 3,735 Views 0 Comments

French rugby journalist Arnaud Coudry lended his expertise on the less familiar French players.

# threats - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Hackers threaten attacks on US cinemas showing James Franco's new film
# Threats
From The Daily Edge
# Threats

Hackers threaten attacks on US cinemas showing James Franco's new film

Dec 17th 2014, 8:30 AM 10,847 Views 38 Comments

The New York premiere of The Interview has been cancelled as a result.

# threats - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

'Sickened by the threats': Will Senators reject water charges?
# Close Call
# Close Call

'Sickened by the threats': Will Senators reject water charges?

Dec 16th 2014, 4:00 PM 13,056 Views 123 Comments

“If the Seanad wants to be taken seriously it must do the right thing and not be merely a rubber stamp for the Government’s brutal austerity policies.”

# threats - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Gardaí investigating claims water protester was assaulted
# Threats
# Threats

Gardaí investigating claims water protester was assaulted

Dec 11th 2014, 7:51 PM 13,221 Views 0 Comments

Mick Mooney says he was targeted because of his political stance.

# threats - Saturday 29 November, 2014

This woman deals with rape-threatening trolls online by literally telling their mums
# Trolling
From The Daily Edge
# Trolling

This woman deals with rape-threatening trolls online by literally telling their mums

Nov 29th 2014, 1:45 PM 39,776 Views 23 Comments

Her tweet is going viral around the world today.

# threats - Friday 14 November, 2014

INM Chief believes Gerry Adams' 'gunpoint' comments were a 'veiled threat'
# Criticism
# Criticism

INM Chief believes Gerry Adams' 'gunpoint' comments were a 'veiled threat'

Nov 14th 2014, 9:02 PM 17,044 Views 69 Comments

Gerry Adams said this week that he would not be withdrawing the remarks he made.

# threats - Monday 22 September, 2014

Sex trafficking victims 'in danger of abuse in Direct Provision'
# Vulnerable
# Vulnerable

Sex trafficking victims 'in danger of abuse in Direct Provision'

Sep 22nd 2014, 6:30 AM 8,439 Views 45 Comments

That’s according to agencies who have contacted the Minister for Justice, Frances Fitzgerald.

# threats - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Boxing promoter who underwent sex change feared being outed
# Threats
From The42
# Threats

Boxing promoter who underwent sex change feared being outed

Aug 13th 2014, 3:04 PM 5,288 Views 5 Comments

Kellie (formerly Frank) Maloney, who managed Lennox Lewis, quit the sport in October.

# threats - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Israel: Hamas will pay. Hamas: Start a war and you'll open the gates of hell
# Retaliation
# Retaliation

Israel: Hamas will pay. Hamas: Start a war and you'll open the gates of hell

Jul 1st 2014, 7:37 AM 7,576 Views 111 Comments

The Middle-East is on high alert after the three missing Israeli teenagers were found dead in the West Bank.

# threats - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Two men arrested for hijacking taxi in west Dublin
# Hijacked
# Hijacked

Two men arrested for hijacking taxi in west Dublin

May 8th 2014, 8:06 AM 13,435 Views 20 Comments

The men were caught by gardaí in the stolen taxi just one hour after they threatened the driver and forced him out.

# threats - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Dozens of teenagers are now tweeting bomb threats to American Airlines
# Hoax
From The Daily Edge
# Hoax

Dozens of teenagers are now tweeting bomb threats to American Airlines

Apr 15th 2014, 6:50 PM 36,042 Views 63 Comments

Yes, it’s a thing.

# threats - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Tweeting an airline to say you're a member of Al-Qaeda isn't a great idea, apparently
# Joke
From The Daily Edge
# Joke

Tweeting an airline to say you're a member of Al-Qaeda isn't a great idea, apparently

Apr 13th 2014, 5:54 PM 35,667 Views 48 Comments

Especially when you end up being reported to the FBI.

# threats - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Munster's Keatley enthusiastic about facing Toulouse's 70% back three threat
# Keats
From The42
# Keats

Munster's Keatley enthusiastic about facing Toulouse's 70% back three threat

Apr 2nd 2014, 9:00 AM 3,417 Views 4 Comments

The out-half explains that his province’s analysis of Saturday’s quarter-final opposition has been ongoing for seven weeks.

# threats - Saturday 15 March, 2014

NYC parade organisers to stand by PSNI invite, despite 'jitters'
# Come On Over
# Come On Over

NYC parade organisers to stand by PSNI invite, despite 'jitters'

Mar 15th 2014, 2:25 PM 10,825 Views 24 Comments

The parade committee received a raft of complaints about the move in recent days, but they’re expected to confirm the invitation later.

# threats - Saturday 25 January, 2014

Despite walk-out threats, Syria foes set to meet face-to-face
# Conflict
# Conflict

Despite walk-out threats, Syria foes set to meet face-to-face

Jan 25th 2014, 10:15 AM 2,916 Views 6 Comments

The delegations were due to meet yesterday, brought together by the United Nations.

# threats - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

'Specific threats' made on life of Pro-Life campaigner Caroline Simons
# Abortion
# Abortion

'Specific threats' made on life of Pro-Life campaigner Caroline Simons

Jun 19th 2013, 1:03 PM 8,959 Views 98 Comments

Meanwhile, spokesperson Caroline Simons described the recent controversy at Harold School in Dublin as “unfortunate”.

# threats - Friday 14 June, 2013

TD warned: 'Your days are numbered, check under your car'
# Abortion
# Abortion

TD warned: 'Your days are numbered, check under your car'

Jun 14th 2013, 7:30 PM 19,014 Views 147 Comments

Waterford deputy John Halligan has received a death threat in the wake of his criticism of the actions of some pro-life campaigners in the Dáil this week.

# threats - Sunday 9 June, 2013

Rival Koreas hold first talks in two years
# Tensions
# Tensions

Rival Koreas hold first talks in two years

Jun 9th 2013, 1:45 PM 5,975 Views 18 Comments

The talks were to set up a high-level meeting in Seoul after months of tensions.

# threats - Sunday 2 June, 2013

Man admits threats to kill Britain's Prince Harry
# Prince Harry
# Prince Harry

Man admits threats to kill Britain's Prince Harry

Jun 2nd 2013, 3:06 PM 13,138 Views 22 Comments

Ashraf Islam, 30, is being held in custody today after admitting threatening to kill the British royal.

# threats - Sunday 12 May, 2013

Column: You can often tell what is troubling America by looking to the blockbusters
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: You can often tell what is troubling America by looking to the blockbusters

May 12th 2013, 7:30 PM 75 Views 19 Comments

Movies are often a reflection of current affairs what’s going on in the world, and even the unlikely genre of mass-market US action movies can deal with the fears and uncertainties felt by the American people at any given time, writes Darren Mooney.

# threats - Saturday 30 March, 2013

PSNI seek information over threats to man at Lisburn property
# Lisburn
# Lisburn

PSNI seek information over threats to man at Lisburn property

Mar 30th 2013, 12:20 PM 2,011 Views 1 Comment

Two masked men, who gave the impression they were armed, made threats against another man at a property in the Poleglass area of the city yesterday.

# threats - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Bullet and sympathy card sent in post to SDLP member
# Threat
# Threat

Bullet and sympathy card sent in post to SDLP member

Mar 6th 2013, 11:06 PM 9,410 Views 24 Comments

The SDLP has condemned the death threat, with Conall McDevitt saying it will not prevent him from doing the job he has been elected to do.

# threats - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Man charged over death threats to Peter Robinson
# Investigation
# Investigation

Man charged over death threats to Peter Robinson

Dec 13th 2012, 8:25 AM 2,180 Views 2 Comments

The 34-year-old man is alleged to have made the threat by phone on Wednesday as tensions remained high in Northern Ireland.

# threats - Friday 15 June, 2012

Putin's chief investigator apologies over death threat
# Russia
# Russia

Putin's chief investigator apologies over death threat

Jun 15th 2012, 7:17 PM 2,229 Views 2 Comments

Opposition newspaper says its deputy editor was threatened with decapitation after reporting on crime cover-ups.

# threats - Friday 8 June, 2012

Arrest warrant issued for internet troll who threatened UK MP
# Trolling
# Trolling

Arrest warrant issued for internet troll who threatened UK MP

Jun 8th 2012, 10:16 AM 3,527 Views 18 Comments

Police have issued a warrant for the arrest of a man who sent a malicious email to Conservative MP Louise Mensch which threatened that one of her children would be killed.

# threats - Monday 27 February, 2012

Balotelli's Euro 2012 prospects take nosedive
# Threats
From The42
# Threats

Balotelli's Euro 2012 prospects take nosedive

Feb 27th 2012, 11:13 AM 436 Views 0 Comments

Cesare Prandelli, coach of the Italian national side, is reluctant to select City striker Mario Balotelli for this summer’s European Championships.

# threats - Saturday 3 December, 2011

Over 50 convictions for witness, jury intimidation since 2006
# Courts
# Courts

Over 50 convictions for witness, jury intimidation since 2006

Dec 3rd 2011, 3:04 PM 1,889 Views 0 Comments

Figures released by Minister for Justice Alan Shatter this week show that of 186 proceedings brought for alleged intimidation since 2006, 56 resulted in a conviction.