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From TheJournal.ie 'I was misled': Eamon Dunphy defends visiting Tom Humphries in psychiatric hospital Justice

'I was misled': Eamon Dunphy defends visiting Tom Humphries in psychiatric hospital

Dunphy’s comments on the Tonight Show last night sparked criticism, as he said Humphries was given “just about the right sentence”.

From TheJournal.ie 'I waited 46 years and I'm telling the truth' witness tells Dr Michael Shine trial Central Criminal Court

'I waited 46 years and I'm telling the truth' witness tells Dr Michael Shine trial

Retired surgeon Michael Shine (85) denies eight charges of indecently assaulting teenage boys at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital over a 27-year period.

From TheJournal.ie Man accused of attempted murder of sister as she was 'carrying a Dublin baby' Courts

Man accused of attempted murder of sister as she was 'carrying a Dublin baby'

Daniel O’Connell admitted during Garda interviews that he had stabbed is sister a number of times.

From TheJournal.ie Beautician 'knew she was on sticky wicket’ giving botox-like injections, trial told Botox

Beautician 'knew she was on sticky wicket’ giving botox-like injections, trial told

Anne Rossi, of the Anne Rossi Clinic in Clontarf, is being prosecuted by the (HPRA) on 18 counts

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton breaks silence after trial: 'I have friends who live in Jobstown' Water Protests

Joan Burton breaks silence after trial: 'I have friends who live in Jobstown'

“I found the atmosphere in the courts intimidating,” the former Tánaiste said during a lengthy interview today.

From TheJournal.ie Five men to appear in court over Hillsborough disaster Liverpool

Five men to appear in court over Hillsborough disaster

In all, 96 people died as a result of the 1989 tragedy.

From TheJournal.ie Leo Varadkar speaks for 25 minutes with Egyptian president regarding Ibrahim Halawa Egypt

Leo Varadkar speaks for 25 minutes with Egyptian president regarding Ibrahim Halawa

The 21-year-old Irish citizen has been in jail in Egypt for over four years.

From TheJournal.ie 'These are mere stories': Egyptian ambassador denies Ibrahim Halawa was tortured in prison Anniversary

'These are mere stories': Egyptian ambassador denies Ibrahim Halawa was tortured in prison

Halawa (21) was arrested during a demonstration in 2014 in support of Mohamed Morsi who had been ousted from power in a military coup.

From TheJournal.ie Lawyer in Jason Corbett trial bangs bat against table to demonstrate force of impact Murder Trial

Lawyer in Jason Corbett trial bangs bat against table to demonstrate force of impact

The jury in the murder trial will continue deliberating today.

From TheJournal.ie Molly Corbett will not testify in her own defence on Jason Corbett murder charge Trial

Molly Corbett will not testify in her own defence on Jason Corbett murder charge

The trial is approaching closing arguments.

From TheJournal.ie Nearly 500 people on trial today for plotting Turkey coup - but the main suspect remains in US Ringleaders

Nearly 500 people on trial today for plotting Turkey coup - but the main suspect remains in US

Fethullah Gulen, the man authorities say organised the coup, currently lives in the US.

From TheJournal.ie Jason Corbett had head injuries 'similar to a car crash or fall from great height' North Carolina

Jason Corbett had head injuries 'similar to a car crash or fall from great height'

The trial was briefly delayed as one juror became ill while viewing photos of Jason’s injuries.

From TheJournal.ie Trial of wife and father-in-law hears of extensive damage to skull of Irishman Jason Corbett North Carolina
From TheJournal.ie Garda wore wig and sunglasses while sending anonymous email, trial told Eve Doherty

Garda wore wig and sunglasses while sending anonymous email, trial told

The court heard that the email referred to the “penalty points” controversy and the treatment of a garda whistleblower.

From TheJournal.ie Jury fails to reach verdict in case of man accused of raping his wife Marital Rape Trial

Jury fails to reach verdict in case of man accused of raping his wife

The man said the sex was consensual.

From TheJournal.ie 'You're deliberately not answering': Commissioner asked 7 times whether Jobstown review will cover garda evidence Jobstown

'You're deliberately not answering': Commissioner asked 7 times whether Jobstown review will cover garda evidence

The Commissioner said the review will deal with the “circumstances of the entire affair”, but will not cover the court process.

From TheJournal.ie Man accused of murdering two elderly brothers pretended to be doctor who carried out autopsies Mayo
From TheJournal.ie 'Dealing with a loved one's death is difficult, but a murder poses special problems' Advic

'Dealing with a loved one's death is difficult, but a murder poses special problems'

Joan Deane helps people deal with the trauma of losing someone through homicide.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí begin 'lessons-learnt' review of Jobstown protest investigation Fallout

Gardaí begin 'lessons-learnt' review of Jobstown protest investigation

The review will look at key learning points, practices which require improvement, and any other issues of note.

From TheJournal.ie They've not gone away you know: Acquitted Jobstown protesters gather political support for inquiry Gathering Support

They've not gone away you know: Acquitted Jobstown protesters gather political support for inquiry

Over 100 TDs, senators and academics have signed their support for an inquiry.

From TheJournal.ie Ibrahim Halawa's trial suspended for 25th time - but could the next hearing be the last? Egypt

Ibrahim Halawa's trial suspended for 25th time - but could the next hearing be the last?

Halawa has been imprisoned in the Egyptian capital for 1,418 days – nearly four years.

From TheJournal.ie 'People have risen and won't be put back in their box': Jobstown supporters hail a political victory Right To Protest

'People have risen and won't be put back in their box': Jobstown supporters hail a political victory

Dozens of supporters celebrated with Paul Murphy and others, assured that their right to protest has been protected.

From TheJournal.ie 'The case remains unsolved': Family critical after 5 found guilty of Russian opposition leader's murder Boris Nemtsov

'The case remains unsolved': Family critical after 5 found guilty of Russian opposition leader's murder

The shooting death so close to Red Square sent shockwaves through the Russian opposition at the time.

From TheJournal.ie Jobstown protest: TD Paul Murphy and 5 others found not guilty Trial

Jobstown protest: TD Paul Murphy and 5 others found not guilty

The six men were accused of falsely imprisoning former Tánaiste Joan Burton and her adviser Karen O’Connell in 2014.

From TheJournal.ie If Jobstown jury not satisfied Burton was totally restrained in car, 'case has fallen at first hurdle' Jobstown Trial

If Jobstown jury not satisfied Burton was totally restrained in car, 'case has fallen at first hurdle'

The judge said the prosecution’s case had failed if the jury were not satisfied Burton and her assistant were fully restrained.

From TheJournal.ie Eric Locke appealing life sentence for murdering Sonia Blount Tallaght

Eric Locke appealing life sentence for murdering Sonia Blount

The Dublin man used a fake Facebook profile to lure his ex-girlfriend to a hotel room.

From TheJournal.ie 'This case is not about the right to protest': Jury sent for deliberations in Jobstown trial Jobstown

'This case is not about the right to protest': Jury sent for deliberations in Jobstown trial

Judge Melanie Greally gave her final instructions to the jury before they began deliberating this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie Accused tried to urinate on his hands before firearms residue testing, court hears Dublin City

Accused tried to urinate on his hands before firearms residue testing, court hears

Seán Ducque is charged with murdering Kieran Farrelly in Dublin city in 2014.

From TheJournal.ie Man who raped ex-wife in dungeon jailed for 13 years London

Man who raped ex-wife in dungeon jailed for 13 years

Police officers believe the woman came under significant pressure from family members to withdraw the allegations.

From TheJournal.ie Bill Cosby walks free from court as judge declares a mistrial in his sexual assault case Sexual Assault

Bill Cosby walks free from court as judge declares a mistrial in his sexual assault case

The jury could not reach a decision on the charges.

From TheJournal.ie Bill Cosby elects not to testify as defence calls just one witness in sexual assault trial Final Arguments

Bill Cosby elects not to testify as defence calls just one witness in sexual assault trial

Concluding arguments have been delivered by both sides in the high-profile trial of the comedian.

From TheJournal.ie Varadkar willing to consider 'different approach' to secure Ibrahim Halawa's freedom Egypt

Varadkar willing to consider 'different approach' to secure Ibrahim Halawa's freedom

Halawa has spent almost four years in jail without trial.

From TheJournal.ie Cosby admitted he was a 'sick man', accuser's mother tells trial Sexual Assault

Cosby admitted he was a 'sick man', accuser's mother tells trial

Andrea Constand alleges that the TV star drugged and sexually assaulted her in 2004.

From TheJournal.ie Woman accused of urging boyfriend to kill himself via texts goes on trial Massachusetts

Woman accused of urging boyfriend to kill himself via texts goes on trial

The court heard that Michelle Carter played a “sick game” with another person’s life.

From TheJournal.ie Cosby trial opens with witness breaking down in tears on stand Philadelphia

Cosby trial opens with witness breaking down in tears on stand

Witness Kelly Johnson claimed that Cosby drugged and sexually assaulted her in a Los Angeles hotel in 1996.

From TheJournal.ie Harris admits government can't express confidence in State's corporate watchdog Sean FitzPatrick

Harris admits government can't express confidence in State's corporate watchdog

Sinn Fein said the government’s handling of white-collar crime was like a Monty Python sketch.

From TheJournal.ie The DPP wants to see corporate watchdog's transcripts of Sean Fitzpatrick trial Collapse

The DPP wants to see corporate watchdog's transcripts of Sean Fitzpatrick trial

The ODCE has come in for criticism after the collapse of the trial.

From TheJournal.ie Garda tells Jobstown trial she feared for Joan Burton's safety Jobstown

Garda tells Jobstown trial she feared for Joan Burton's safety

Garda Fionnuala Whelan said she had not manhandled the TD.

From TheJournal.ie Ex-Anglo chair Sean FitzPatrick acquitted of all charges on day 126 of trial Day 126

Ex-Anglo chair Sean FitzPatrick acquitted of all charges on day 126 of trial

The ex-Anglo chairman’s trial had become the longest in the history of the Irish state.

From TheJournal.ie 'Take sanctuary in the church': Jobstown defendant was making a 'suggestion' to gardaí, trial told Michael Murphy

'Take sanctuary in the church': Jobstown defendant was making a 'suggestion' to gardaí, trial told

A garda told the court she overheard Councillor Michael Murphy saying, “Will we give her sanctuary in the church or will we keep her in the church?”