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
Dublin: 5 °C Tuesday 28 January, 2020

#Sentencing

From TheJournal.ie Ireland's first FGM conviction: Father sentenced to 5.5 years, mother sentenced to 4 years and 9 months Dublin

Ireland's first FGM conviction: Father sentenced to 5.5 years, mother sentenced to 4 years and 9 months

Judge Elma Sheahan described the parents’ actions as “the most egregious breaches of trust by those who are presumed to protect their infant child”.

From TheJournal.ie Parents convicted of allowing FGM to be carried out on daughter to be sentenced today Dublin

Parents convicted of allowing FGM to be carried out on daughter to be sentenced today

The couple were found guilty following a trial last November.

From TheJournal.ie Parents convicted of 'extremely serious offence' of FGM to be sentenced next month Dublin

Parents convicted of 'extremely serious offence' of FGM to be sentenced next month

Female genital mutilation carries a maximum sentence of up to 14 years in prison.

From TheJournal.ie Court increases 'unduly lenient' jail term for farmer who killed neighbour with teleporter in 2017 Court Of Criminal Appeal

Court increases 'unduly lenient' jail term for farmer who killed neighbour with teleporter in 2017

Kerry farmer Michael Ferris has had his sentencing increased from five years to nine in the Court of Criminal Appeal.

From TheJournal.ie Father of London terror victim asks that his son's image isn't used for 'vile propaganda' in newspapers London Bridge Attack This post contains videos

Father of London terror victim asks that his son's image isn't used for 'vile propaganda' in newspapers

Victims Saskia Jones and Jack Merritt had been attending a prisoner rehabilitation conference.

From TheJournal.ie The Explainer: How did the judge decide the sentences in the Ana Kriegel case? Podcast

The Explainer: How did the judge decide the sentences in the Ana Kriegel case?

Mr Justice Paul McDermott would have given careful consideration to the sentences imposed in this difficult case.

From TheJournal.ie Ana Kriegel case: Boy A given life sentence with review after 12 years. Boy B sentenced to 15 years, with review after 8 Sentencing

Ana Kriegel case: Boy A given life sentence with review after 12 years. Boy B sentenced to 15 years, with review after 8

Both boys were 13 years of age when they murdered Ana Kriegel in an abandoned house in Lucan in 2018.

From TheJournal.ie 'The death of a child is a parent's worst nightmare': Boy A's grandfather expresses sympathy for family of Ana Kriegel in court Sentencing

'The death of a child is a parent's worst nightmare': Boy A's grandfather expresses sympathy for family of Ana Kriegel in court

The sentencing hearing of Boy A and Boy B is taking place at the Central Criminal Court.

From TheJournal.ie Sentence hearing for two boys convicted of murder of Ana Kriegel to take place today Sentencing

Sentence hearing for two boys convicted of murder of Ana Kriegel to take place today

The boys, now aged 15, were convicted by unanimous jury verdicts earlier this year.

From TheJournal.ie Sentence hearing for two boys convicted of Ana Kriegel murder to take place next week Sentencing

Sentence hearing for two boys convicted of Ana Kriegel murder to take place next week

In a hearing today, Mr Justice Paul McDermott was given psychological and psychiatric reports relating to Boy A and Boy B.

From TheJournal.ie Pregnant woman who led gardaí on high-speed chase with children in car to be sentenced Courts

Pregnant woman who led gardaí on high-speed chase with children in car to be sentenced

Judge Patricia Ryan adjourned the case for sentencing in October.

From TheJournal.ie Woman jailed for kicking expectant mother in stomach Dublin

Woman jailed for kicking expectant mother in stomach

Joyce Conlon was sentenced to three and a half years in prison.

From TheJournal.ie Man with 56 convictions sentenced to four years in prison, two suspended, for dragging woman from car Cork

Man with 56 convictions sentenced to four years in prison, two suspended, for dragging woman from car

He was found guilty of assault causing harm and engaging in threatening and abusive behaviour.

From TheJournal.ie Ana Kriegel murder: The sentences Boy A and Boy B could be facing Justice System

Ana Kriegel murder: The sentences Boy A and Boy B could be facing

The two teengers are to be sentenced in four weeks’ time.

From TheJournal.ie Man who previously knocked down and killed French tourists jailed for driving at garda John Cash

Man who previously knocked down and killed French tourists jailed for driving at garda

John Cash received a three and a half year sentence.

From TheJournal.ie Retired surgeon Michael Shine sentenced to four years in jail for sexual abuse of patients Courts

Retired surgeon Michael Shine sentenced to four years in jail for sexual abuse of patients

One victim called it a “good day for me and for all victims of abuse”.

From TheJournal.ie Leader of so-called New IRA in Dublin given life sentence for murder of dissident republican Sentencing

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.

From TheJournal.ie Man (37) jailed for three years for raping his wife Courts

Man (37) jailed for three years for raping his wife

The victim told the court she forgives her husband and doesn’t want him to go to prison.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Should judges hand down concurrent sentences in rape cases? Criminal Law

Opinion: Should judges hand down concurrent sentences in rape cases?

‘It is essential, for victims of crime and for society in general, that coherent sentencing policy is developed’, writes Ivana Bacik.

From TheJournal.ie Victim tells court of terror as Patrick Nevin set to be sentenced for attacks on women he met through Tinder Courts

Victim tells court of terror as Patrick Nevin set to be sentenced for attacks on women he met through Tinder

The 37-year-old will be sentenced next month for two attacks on women he met up with via the dating app.

From TheJournal.ie Man who defiled girl he collected from teenage disco in Dublin has sentence cut on appeal Courts

Man who defiled girl he collected from teenage disco in Dublin has sentence cut on appeal

He has been resentenced to two years imprisonment with 12 months post-release supervision.

From TheJournal.ie 86-year-old man given suspended sentence for rape and repeated child sexual abuse Courts

86-year-old man given suspended sentence for rape and repeated child sexual abuse

Justice Michael White said that if Kiernan was a younger man the court would be imposed a serious custodial sentence.

From TheJournal.ie Two organised crime ‘foot soldiers’ jailed for ‘shambolic’ plan to murder man Courts

Two organised crime ‘foot soldiers’ jailed for ‘shambolic’ plan to murder man

Gary Gleeson and Stephen Dunne were sentenced to 12 years each.

From TheJournal.ie Law to make penalty for incest equal for men and women approved by Cabinet Sexual Crimes

Law to make penalty for incest equal for men and women approved by Cabinet

Currently there is life imprisonment for a male who is convicted of incest, but the sentence is three to seven years for a woman.

From TheJournal.ie James Quinn jailed for 22 years in Spain for Gary Hutch murder Málaga

James Quinn jailed for 22 years in Spain for Gary Hutch murder

The judge described the 2015 murder as “execrable”.

From TheJournal.ie Judges to get new sentencing guidelines after Sinn Féin deal with government Strike A Deal

Judges to get new sentencing guidelines after Sinn Féin deal with government

It is hoped that the bill will be at committee stage before the end of the current Dáil term.

From TheJournal.ie Judge who jailed grandfather for rape calls sentencing guidelines 'somewhat bizarre' Courts

Judge who jailed grandfather for rape calls sentencing guidelines 'somewhat bizarre'

“It’s somewhat bizarre that an area that is so sensitive has so little in the way of guidance for a trial judge.”

From TheJournal.ie Kerry man caught with thousands of child pornography images jailed for two years Child Abuse

Kerry man caught with thousands of child pornography images jailed for two years

John O’Donoghue, aged 38, also distributed illegal images and movies via email.

From TheJournal.ie Call for urgent review of marital rape sentencing after man has sentence cut Courts

Call for urgent review of marital rape sentencing after man has sentence cut

Dublin Rape Crisis Centre and Women’s AId have both raised queries about the sentence being reduced on appeal.

From TheJournal.ie 'Gardaí are not treated as victims': Man avoids jail after kicking garda who was unconscious on ground Thin Blue Line

'Gardaí are not treated as victims': Man avoids jail after kicking garda who was unconscious on ground

The GRA says there is no comparable occupation where employees are likely to suffer such a debilitating range of injuries while doing their normal duties.

From TheJournal.ie Ex-partner of reality star jailed for 20 years following acid attack outside London nightclub ARTHUR COLLINS

Ex-partner of reality star jailed for 20 years following acid attack outside London nightclub

Arthur Collins had been found guilty of 14 counts of assault.

From TheJournal.ie Tom Humphries is set to be sentenced for the defilement of a child this morning Central Criminal Court

Tom Humphries is set to be sentenced for the defilement of a child this morning

The former high-profile sports journalist pleaded guilty to four counts of grooming and two counts of defilement of a child.

From TheJournal.ie Romanian man who blackmailed Tyrone teenager who took his own life sentenced to 4 years Ronan Hughes

Romanian man who blackmailed Tyrone teenager who took his own life sentenced to 4 years

Iulian Enache (31) pleaded guilty to blackmailing Ronan Hughes in a Romanian court last week.

From TheJournal.ie Actor who played Zumo Bishop on Fair City to be sentenced for assaulting his partner Sentencing

Actor who played Zumo Bishop on Fair City to be sentenced for assaulting his partner

He pleaded guilty to attacking his partner.

From TheJournal.ie Court upholds 13-year jail term for man who raped woman four times Laois

Court upholds 13-year jail term for man who raped woman four times

The man invited the woman to his house on the pretext of helping him with some painting.

From TheJournal.ie 'A very dangerous man has been put away' - family of murdered Anna Finnegan speak of their relief at verdict Central Criminal Court

'A very dangerous man has been put away' - family of murdered Anna Finnegan speak of their relief at verdict

Kosovan national Vesel Jahiri was convicted of Anna’s murder at the Central Criminal Court this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie Man sentenced to life in prison over murder of 17-year-old Daniel McAnaspie Daniel McAnaspie

Man sentenced to life in prison over murder of 17-year-old Daniel McAnaspie

Another man who pleaded guilty to manslaughter has had his sentencing adjourned.

From TheJournal.ie Convicted rapist who assaulted woman on Dart remains on bail Courts

Convicted rapist who assaulted woman on Dart remains on bail

The man is set to be sentenced for sexually assaulting the woman.

From TheJournal.ie 'Only that for the life of my baby' - Family's anger over killer's 3-and-a-half-year sentence Sentencing

'Only that for the life of my baby' - Family's anger over killer's 3-and-a-half-year sentence

“He will never come back from the ground and she will be out in three years.”

From TheJournal.ie Salesman faces jail over professional shoplifting scheme Shoplifting

Salesman faces jail over professional shoplifting scheme

He said he began the shoplifting enterprise because had built up heavy debt.

1 2 3 4