DNA matching a murder accused was identified on a glove and wig found alongside the sub-machine gun alleged to have been used in an attack that left a 36-year-old dead, a trial heard today.
Tue, 04 Jul, 2017
A sports top and gloves found near the home of a man accused of a fatal shooting had firearms residue on them, a trial at the Central Criminal Court has heard.
Mon, 24 Oct, 2016
The forensic evidence used against the Guildford Four was stronger than the evidence used against a Dublin man accused of a gang murder, a defence barrister told the Central Criminal Court today.
Mon, 07 Mar, 2016
Ballistics experts fired bullets at tea towels to see if a murder accused was correct when he said he shot his uncle from 30 feet, a murder trial has heard.
Mon, 06 Jul, 2015
Firearms residue found on the tracksuit bottoms of one of the men accused of murdering a Limerick businessman supports the suggestion that he was at the shooting, his trial has heard.
Thu, 19 Jun, 2014
The trial of a suspected gunman has heard that firearms residue was found in his underwear and on both of his hands within hours of a shooting two years ago.
Thu, 28 Jun, 2012
The trial of a Cavan man accused of murder has heard that firearm residue was found on clothing similar to that allegedly worn by the accused on the morning of the fatal shooting.
Tue, 29 Jun, 2010
The co-accused in a double murder trial told detectives he was no rat and would not name the person who stabbed two Polish men in the heads with a screw driver.
Tue, 27 Apr, 2010
A jury at the trial of a Cavan man accused of murder has today been sent home for the night, having failed to reach a verdict after a second day of deliberation.
Tue, 30 Jun, 2009
The trial of a Cavan man accused of murder has heard that firearms residue was found on clothes “similar” to clothes the accused man had been wearing the morning of the alleged murder.
Wed, 24 Jun, 2009
A man who had documents in his bedroom on how to make explosives was today found not guilty of IRA membership.
Tue, 30 Nov, 2004
A defence lawyer of one of two men accused of having a massive quantity of explosives near the border last year applied for a direction to acquit his client at the Special Criminal Court today.
Thu, 04 Nov, 2004
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