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From TheJournal.ie Brothers jailed after they forced pensioner to pay thousands for chainsaws and tools Power Tools

Brothers jailed after they forced pensioner to pay thousands for chainsaws and tools

The judge described men’s actions as a “phenomenally serious offence”.

From TheJournal.ie Actress Lori Loughlin reports to prison in college scam Jailed

Actress Lori Loughlin reports to prison in college scam

Loughlin will be screened and tested for Covid-19 and will be placed in quarantine for 14 days.

From TheJournal.ie Man who carried out violent attacks on restaurant staff jailed for three years Chicken Hut

Man who carried out violent attacks on restaurant staff jailed for three years

Gerard Griffin had an ongoing dispute with Bilal Ahmed from the Chicken Hut on Clanbrassil Street.

From TheJournal.ie Monaghan farmer jailed for six years for sexual assaults on his grandchildren Court

Monaghan farmer jailed for six years for sexual assaults on his grandchildren

The 67-year-old man was convicted last March of sexual assault and child exploitation six years ago.

From TheJournal.ie Jail time increased for man who attacked taxi driver with glass bottle State Appeal

Jail time increased for man who attacked taxi driver with glass bottle

The man had pleaded guilty to assault causing harm at Slade Road, Saggart in 2015.

From TheJournal.ie Family members of Patricia O'Connor receive prison sentences totalling eight-and-a-half years Jailed

Family members of Patricia O'Connor receive prison sentences totalling eight-and-a-half years

Her husband Gus reported her missing despite knowing she was dead.

From TheJournal.ie Man jailed for four years for sexually assaulting homeless man William Dollard

Man jailed for four years for sexually assaulting homeless man

The judge said said the offences had been carried out in a public place in a “humiliating and degrading way”.

From TheJournal.ie Rapist (75) who abused sister and his seven daughters over 23-year period jailed for 20 years James O'reilly

Rapist (75) who abused sister and his seven daughters over 23-year period jailed for 20 years

From 1977 to 2000, James O’Reilly (75) subjected the young girls to “horrific” sexual abuse.

From TheJournal.ie Man (45) who shot two men while trying to rob takeaway jailed for 15 years Courts

Man (45) who shot two men while trying to rob takeaway jailed for 15 years

Joseph Behan shot two men when they resisted his attempts to rob a takeaway in Raheny last year.

From TheJournal.ie Harvey Weinstein transferred to maximum-security prison in upstate New York Weinstein

Harvey Weinstein transferred to maximum-security prison in upstate New York

The former producer has been sentenced to 23 years in prison.

From TheJournal.ie Security guard jailed for 14 years for rape and violent assault of two sex workers Courts

Security guard jailed for 14 years for rape and violent assault of two sex workers

Noel McKeon pleaded guilty to sexual assault, assault, robbery and rape of the two women.

From TheJournal.ie Harvey Weinstein has been sentenced to 23 years in prison for rape and sexual assault Jailed

Harvey Weinstein has been sentenced to 23 years in prison for rape and sexual assault

Weinstein was found guilty at a court in New York last month.

From TheJournal.ie Cork man who killed friend by repeatedly punching him in head during pub row jailed for manslaughter Courts

Cork man who killed friend by repeatedly punching him in head during pub row jailed for manslaughter

Michael Dineen was sentenced to nine years imprisonment with the last year suspended.

From TheJournal.ie Two touts jailed in UK for reselling millions worth of tickets for likes of Ed Sheeran and Adele Landmark Case

Two touts jailed in UK for reselling millions worth of tickets for likes of Ed Sheeran and Adele

The judge said this “was a case of sustained dishonesty for a number of years”.

From TheJournal.ie Man jailed for 17 years for murder of British backpacker Grace Millane New Zealand

Man jailed for 17 years for murder of British backpacker Grace Millane

The 28-year-old man strangled the Essex woman and buried her body in a forested area outside Auckland, New Zealand.

From TheJournal.ie Man who murdered wife and two daughters before fleeing UK in 2007 has been jailed for life Jailed

Man who murdered wife and two daughters before fleeing UK in 2007 has been jailed for life

The jury deliberated for two days to find him guilty of all the charges.

From TheJournal.ie Drunk driver who struck pedestrian while trying to avoid garda checkpoint jailed Courts

Drunk driver who struck pedestrian while trying to avoid garda checkpoint jailed

Darren Kershaw pleaded guilty in a Dublin court today.

From TheJournal.ie Man who used fake documentation to open Irish bank accounts jailed Radu Agapie

Man who used fake documentation to open Irish bank accounts jailed

He has ten previous convictions in Finland for falsification of documentation, forgery and laundering of proceeds of crime.

From TheJournal.ie Man who had sexual encounters with 3 underage girls jailed for seven and a half years Courts

Man who had sexual encounters with 3 underage girls jailed for seven and a half years

David Masterson pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to three charges of defilement.

From TheJournal.ie Woman who lost control of car and killed pedestrian and injured 3 others jailed for 2 years Courts

Woman who lost control of car and killed pedestrian and injured 3 others jailed for 2 years

All four victims were walking home from work during rush hour on a summer evening in Dublin city centre.

From TheJournal.ie Brexiteer who had 'obsession' with former MP Anna Soubry jailed for harassment Jailed

Brexiteer who had 'obsession' with former MP Anna Soubry jailed for harassment

Soubry said she was left ‘frightened’ following the incidents.

From TheJournal.ie UK serial rapist Joseph McCann given 33 life sentences for horrific attacks London

UK serial rapist Joseph McCann given 33 life sentences for horrific attacks

Convicted burglar McCann (34) had been freed after a UK probation service error.

From TheJournal.ie Two priests who sexually abused deaf children each sentenced to over 40 years in prison in Argentina Sexual Abuse

Two priests who sexually abused deaf children each sentenced to over 40 years in prison in Argentina

The victims were children and adolescents aged between four and 17.

From TheJournal.ie Man who set fire to house of detective involved in charging him with murder jailed for eight years Finglas

Man who set fire to house of detective involved in charging him with murder jailed for eight years

The arson attack has left an “indelible scar” on the family, the court heard.

From TheJournal.ie Butcher jailed for eight years for possession of over €2.5 million in drugs GERARD RYAN

Butcher jailed for eight years for possession of over €2.5 million in drugs

Gerard Ryan (44) told gardaí he was under pressure to pick up the drugs from a warehouse in Ashbourne.

From TheJournal.ie Woman (67) jailed for 16 months for falsely claiming €150,000 in social welfare payments Jailed

Woman (67) jailed for 16 months for falsely claiming €150,000 in social welfare payments

She falsely claimed the carer’s allowance and then falsely claimed job seeker’s allowance.

From TheJournal.ie Judge calls for end to Longford gang feud as he jails teenager for five years Longford

Judge calls for end to Longford gang feud as he jails teenager for five years

The judge said the feud had its genesis in “trivial” matters.

From TheJournal.ie Man who was 16 when he sexually assaulted 12-year-old girl jailed for 4 years Courts

Man who was 16 when he sexually assaulted 12-year-old girl jailed for 4 years

The defendant had forced the child to perform oral sex on him while other youths recorded the act on their phones.

From TheJournal.ie Man who held gun to customer's head during post office raid jailed for 12 years Armed Robbery

Man who held gun to customer's head during post office raid jailed for 12 years

The man was tackled to the ground by a passing ESB repairman during the incident.

Daughter of British-Iranian woman imprisoned in Iran has returned to the UK

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe was sentenced to five years in prison in Iran for spying.

From TheJournal.ie Two people jailed for illegally accessing CCTV footage of Emiliano Sala post-mortem Jailed

Two people jailed for illegally accessing CCTV footage of Emiliano Sala post-mortem

Sala’s plane went down in the English Channel as he flew to Cardiff on 21 January.

From TheJournal.ie Man (26) jailed in first UK conviction for firearms manufacture using a 3D printer London

Man (26) jailed in first UK conviction for firearms manufacture using a 3D printer

Tendai Muswere was sentenced today to three years imprisonment.

From TheJournal.ie Man sentenced to 13 years in prison over rape of two women in Belfast Orhan Kibar

Man sentenced to 13 years in prison over rape of two women in Belfast

The attack took place at a flat in south Belfast on 25 November 2017.

From TheJournal.ie Senior Kinahan associate Thomas Kavanagh jailed in UK on firearms charge Jailed

Senior Kinahan associate Thomas Kavanagh jailed in UK on firearms charge

Kavanagh was arrested at Birmingham Airport in January.

From TheJournal.ie Former psychic jailed for seven and a half years for money laundering of €1.6 million Courts

Former psychic jailed for seven and a half years for money laundering of €1.6 million

After over two weeks of evidence, the jury returned a verdict of guilty on 20 counts.

From TheJournal.ie Man jailed for 20 years for raping two sex workers on the same day Gheorghe Goidan

Man jailed for 20 years for raping two sex workers on the same day

Ms Justice Tara Burns said that Gheorghe Goidan (46), a Romania national, had preyed upon the vulnerability of the two women.

From TheJournal.ie Man who stole mummified head from St Michan's Church jailed for 28 months Crusader

Man who stole mummified head from St Michan's Church jailed for 28 months

The court heard that the crypt’s tour guide discovered the break in on 25 February.

From TheJournal.ie Man (57) who spied on children in public toilets using hidden cameras is jailed Courts

Man (57) who spied on children in public toilets using hidden cameras is jailed

Kieran Griffin was sentenced to a total of three years in prison for a range of sexual offences.

From TheJournal.ie Far-right activist Tommy Robinson given nine-month jail sentence Jailed

Far-right activist Tommy Robinson given nine-month jail sentence

Robinson was found guilty last week of being in contempt of court.

From TheJournal.ie Man jailed for eight years for starting fire that spread to neighbours' apartments Peter Bradshaw

Man jailed for eight years for starting fire that spread to neighbours' apartments

Judge Martin Nolan sentenced him to 11 years imprisonment, but suspended the final three years of the sentence on strict conditions.

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