Graham Dwyer book won't be in prison library - in case he's bullied

Graham Dwyer book won't be in prison library - in case he's bullied

A book about one of Ireland's most notorious killers will not be stocked in his prison's library over fears he could be bullied.

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LISTEN: Graham Dwyer's girlfriend says 'the spark is a bit off'

LISTEN: Graham Dwyer's girlfriend says 'the spark is a bit off'

Graham Dwyer's girlfriend said today that she is pulling back from the relationship, but hasn't told him because she doesn't want to "hurt his feelings".

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Dwyer lodges appeal against murder conviction

Dwyer lodges appeal against murder conviction

Graham Dwyer is to appeal his murder conviction.

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Deadline nears for Graham Dwyer appeal

Deadline nears for Graham Dwyer appeal

Graham Dwyer has until close of business tomorrow to lodge an appeal against his conviction for the murder of Elaine O'Hara.

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'For us there is no parole' - Victim impact statement from Elaine O'Hara's father

'For us there is no parole' - Victim impact statement from Elaine O'Hara's father

The father of murder victim Elaine O'Hara said his family will probably never know what happened to her as his victim impact statement was read to the court today.

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Graham Dwyer 'richly deserves' his life sentence, says judge

Graham Dwyer 'richly deserves' his life sentence, says judge

Graham Dwyer has been sentenced to life in prison for what the judge described as the "chilling and premeditated" murder of childcare worker Elaine O’Hara.

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Elaine O'Hara's family condemn 'brutal, traumatic and horrifying' murder

Elaine O'Hara's family condemn 'brutal, traumatic and horrifying' murder

The Central Criminal Court has today heard that the family of murdered childcare worker Elaine O'Hara have "lost a daughter, a sister and a friend in the most brutal, traumatic and horrifying manner".

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Dwyer to be given life sentence today

Dwyer to be given life sentence today

Graham Dwyer is to be sentenced to life imprisonment later today for stabbing to death Dublin childcare worker Elaine O'Hara.

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Dwyer thanks his family for support; Elaine's family 'still suffer her loss'

Dwyer thanks his family for support; Elaine's family 'still suffer her loss'

Architect Graham Dwyer has issued a statement following his guilty verdict.

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Dwyer guilty of Elaine O’Hara murder

Dwyer guilty of Elaine O’Hara murder

Graham Dwyer has been found guilty of the murder of Elaine O’Hara.

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Dwyer jury ask to suspend deliberations at 4.30pm

Dwyer jury ask to suspend deliberations at 4.30pm

The jury in the Graham Dwyer murder trial has asked to suspend deliberations at 4.30pm today.

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Graham Dwyer verdict may be delivered today

Graham Dwyer verdict may be delivered today

A verdict may be delivered today in the trial of Graham Dwyer, who is accused of murdering childcare worker Elaine O'Hara.

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Graham Dwyer trial jury to deliberate again tomorrow

Graham Dwyer trial jury to deliberate again tomorrow

The jury in the Graham Dwyer murder trial has finished a second day of deliberations without reaching a verdict.

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Graham Dwyer trial jury ask to see certain exhibits

Graham Dwyer trial jury ask to see certain exhibits

The jury has asked to view certain exhibits as they resume their deliberations in the Graham Dwyer trial for the murder of Elaine O'Hara.

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Judge tells Dwyer jury: If you think suicide is a reasonably possible hypothesis - acquit

Judge tells Dwyer jury: If you think suicide is a reasonably possible hypothesis - acquit

The jury in the Graham Dwyer trial has restarted its deliberations after the judge told the members that the only verdicts open to them were guilty or not guilty of murder.

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Dwyer case judge calls jury back to recap testimony from Elaine O'Hara's psychiatrist

Dwyer case judge calls jury back to recap testimony from Elaine O'Hara's psychiatrist

The clock has stopped on the jury's deliberations in the Graham Dwyer murder trial.

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Jury retire on 43rd day of Graham Dwyer trial

Jury retire on 43rd day of Graham Dwyer trial

The jury has begun deliberating in the trial of architect Graham Dwyer, who’s charged with murdering Dubliner Elaine O’Hara in 2012.

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Graham Dwyer trial judge tells jury: Be careful with circumstantial evidence

Graham Dwyer trial judge tells jury: Be careful with circumstantial evidence

The judge in the Graham Dwyer trial has told the jury that the spade in the case was a good example of where it should be careful with circumstantial evidence.

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Jury to deliberate in Dwyer trial today

Jury to deliberate in Dwyer trial today

The jury is expected to retire to consider its verdict in the Graham Dwyer trial today.

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Judge tells jury: Your own feelings about Graham Dwyer have no part to play in decision

Judge tells jury: Your own feelings about Graham Dwyer have no part to play in decision

The judge in the Graham Dwyer trial has told the jury that in order to find the architect guilty of murdering Elaine O’Hara, it must be satisfied, specifically, that he stabbed her to death in pursuit of sexual gratification.

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Jury in Dwyer trial 'can convict on circumstantial evidence', judge says

Jury in Dwyer trial 'can convict on circumstantial evidence', judge says

The judge in the Graham Dwyer trial is expected to finish giving his final directions to the jury tomorrow.

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Judge tells Dwyer case jury: Proof of unusual fantasies do not constitute a crime

Judge tells Dwyer case jury: Proof of unusual fantasies do not constitute a crime

The judge is giving his final directions to the jury in the Graham Dwyer murder trial.

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Judge urges jury to ignore 'unpalatable features' of Dwyer murder case

Judge urges jury to ignore 'unpalatable features' of Dwyer murder case

The judge in the Graham Dwyer murder trial has urged the jury to set aside any feelings of dislike or lack of sympathy they may feel towards the accused.

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Judge to give final directions in Graham Dwyer murder trial

Judge to give final directions in Graham Dwyer murder trial

The judge is to give his final directions to the jury today in the Graham Dwyer murder trial.

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Dwyer defence tells jury: “I’m not here to convince you that Mr Dwyer is a nice guy”

Dwyer defence tells jury: “I’m not here to convince you that Mr Dwyer is a nice guy”

Graham Dwyer’s defence lawyer has told the jurors in his murder trial that if they acquit him, they ‘will be doing the unpopular thing’.

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Dwyer defence says jury must ask: 'Is this fantasy or reality?'

Dwyer defence says jury must ask: 'Is this fantasy or reality?'

Defence lawyers for Graham Dwyer are asking the jury at his murder trial to resolve whether text messages about raping and stabbing women were fantasy or reality.

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Graham Dwyer 'a pervert with nothing on his mind but murder', prosecutor tells trial jury

Graham Dwyer 'a pervert with nothing on his mind but murder', prosecutor tells trial jury

The prosecutor in the Graham Dwyer murder trial has today described the architect as “a sadistic and brutal pervert with nothing on his mind other than murder”.

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Graham Dwyer trial: Prosecution expected to finish summing up today

Graham Dwyer trial: Prosecution expected to finish summing up today

It is expected the prosecution will finish summing up its case to the jury in the Graham Dwyer murder trial later this morning.

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Graham Dwyer 'had an eye for the weak', murder trial jury told

Graham Dwyer 'had an eye for the weak', murder trial jury told

The Graham Dwyer murder trial has been told that his relationship with Elaine O’Hara was ‘an entirely predatory one’ where he always saw her as a victim and would lead everyone to think her death was by suicide.

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Graham Dwyer trial: Prosecution says case centres on making 'disgusting fantasies' real

Graham Dwyer trial: Prosecution says case centres on making 'disgusting fantasies' real

The prosecution in the Graham Dwyer murder trial has been summing up its case against the architect.

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Elaine O'Hara murder: Prosecution begins summing up

Elaine O'Hara murder: Prosecution begins summing up

The prosecution has begun summing up its case against Graham Dwyer who is alleged to have stabbed Elaine O'Hara to death after luring her up to Killakee mountain.

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Witness tells Dwyer trial she saw 'biggish girl' crying in graveyard

Witness tells Dwyer trial she saw 'biggish girl' crying in graveyard

The defence opened and closed its case this morning on the 39th day of Graham Dwyer’s murder trial at the Central Criminal Court.

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Dwyer trial defence wraps up in 30 minutes with three witnesses

Dwyer trial defence wraps up in 30 minutes with three witnesses

Defence evidence has concluded in Graham Dwyer's trial for the alleged murder of childcare worker Elaine O'Hara.

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Trial hears Dwyer used his laptop to view gore websites

Trial hears Dwyer used his laptop to view gore websites

A court has heard Graham Dwyer told gardaí he did not murder Elaine O'Hara and that they should interview other men who were involved with the childcare worker.

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Dwyer defence claims gardaí were 'leaking like a sieve'

Dwyer defence claims gardaí were 'leaking like a sieve'

A leading detective investigating Elaine O'Hara's death has agreed in court that leaks to the media following Graham Dwyer's arrest were the worst he had witnessed in his career.

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That's not my phone, Graham Dwyer told gardaí

That's not my phone, Graham Dwyer told gardaí

Graham Dwyer told gardaí that he was not an innocent person but was innocent of murder, during questioning following his arrest on suspicion of murdering Elaine O’Hara.

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Dwyer trial hears details of his arrest

Dwyer trial hears details of his arrest

Graham Dwyer's trial has heard he told gardaí 'I did not murder Elaine O'Hara' following his arrest in October 2013.

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Prosecution due to finish calling evidence in Graham Dwyer murder trial

Prosecution due to finish calling evidence in Graham Dwyer murder trial

The prosecution is due to finish calling evidence in the Graham Dwyer murder trial today.

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Elaine O'Hara text said she 'would drop everything for a baby', Dwyer trial hears

Elaine O'Hara text said she 'would drop everything for a baby', Dwyer trial hears

A man the State claims was Graham Dwyer told Elaine O’Hara that he would get her pregnant if she helped him stab someone to death, after she asked him to stop stabbing her as she was scared he was going to kill her.

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Dwyer 'agreed to impregnate O'Hara if she helped him stab woman', court told

Dwyer 'agreed to impregnate O'Hara if she helped him stab woman', court told

Graham Dwyer's murder trial has heard text messages in which he allegedly agreed to impregnate Elaine O'Hara as a reward if she helped him stab a woman to death.

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Court hears text messsages about wanting to kill Elaine O’Hara and other women

Court hears text messsages about wanting to kill Elaine O’Hara and other women

The Graham Dwyer trial has been hearing text messages about killing Elaine O’Hara and other women that the State claims he sent the Dubliner the year before he’s alleged to have murdered her.

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Jury hears of text in Elaine O'Hara murder trial saying 'It's your fault I want to kill'

Jury hears of text in Elaine O'Hara murder trial saying 'It's your fault I want to kill'

The jury in the Graham Dwyer murder trial is hearing further details of text messages sent between Elaine O'Hara's mobile and a phone allegedly used by the accused.

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Jury in Elaine O'Hara murder trial views videos of stabbings found in Dwyer's house

Jury in Elaine O'Hara murder trial views videos of stabbings found in Dwyer's house

The jury in the Graham Dwyer trial has been shown video clips of a man alleged to be Mr Dwyer appearing to stab women during sex.

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Dwyer's ex-girlfriend tells court he fantasised about stabbing during sex

Dwyer's ex-girlfriend tells court he fantasised about stabbing during sex

Graham Dwyer’s ex-girlfriend has told his murder trial that he used to fantasise about stabbing a woman while having sex.

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Dwyer’s sister gives evidence in Elaine O'Hara trial

Dwyer’s sister gives evidence in Elaine O'Hara trial

Graham Dwyer’s sister has given evidence in her brother’s trial.

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Trial hears of O'Hara's 'violent fantasy world'

Trial hears of O'Hara's 'violent fantasy world'

Graham Dwyer's murder trial has heard Elaine O'Hara had an internal violent fantasy world from the age of 12 that involved restraint situations.

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Elaine told fellow patient about architect who liked to cut her, court hears

Elaine told fellow patient about architect who liked to cut her, court hears

A friend of Elaine O'Hara's said she told the childcare worker she was playing a dangerous game with an architect she met on the internet who liked to cut her.

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Court hears of Elaine O'Hara's profile on fetish website

Court hears of Elaine O'Hara's profile on fetish website

The Graham Dwyer trial has heard from two men, who met Elaine O’Hara through a website that caters for alternative sexual tastes.

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Sex site user tells Elaine O'Hara trial of cut marks on her abdomen

Sex site user tells Elaine O'Hara trial of cut marks on her abdomen

A court has heard Elaine O'Hara complained to a man she met on an adult website about non-consensual cutting marks on her abdomen.

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Elaine O'Hara trial hears from sex site user

Elaine O'Hara trial hears from sex site user

Graham Dwyer's murder trial has been hearing evidence from a man who says he met childcare worker Elaine O'Hara on a sex web site.

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Dwyer had faxed map to Gardaí leading to 'items of interest', Elaine O'Hara trial hears

Dwyer had faxed map to Gardaí leading to 'items of interest', Elaine O'Hara trial hears

The Central Criminal Court has heard that murder accused Graham Dwyer drew detectives a map that led Gardaí to find a hunting knife and a flick knife in the architect's firm where he worked.

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Elaine O'Hara trial hears of knives found at Dwyer's work

Elaine O'Hara trial hears of knives found at Dwyer's work

The Central Criminal Court has heard that a hunting knife and a flick knife were found in the basement of Graham Dwyer’s architects firm.

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Gardaí showed CCTV stills to Graham Dwyer's son in effort to identify him

Gardaí showed CCTV stills to Graham Dwyer's son in effort to identify him

The Graham Dwyer trial has heard that gardaí showed his adult son CCTV stills from Elaine O’Hara’s apartment block to see whether he could identify anyone in the footage.

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Dwyer trial hears of items seized by gardaí

Dwyer trial hears of items seized by gardaí

The trial of Graham Dwyer has today been hearing about searches carried out at his Dublin home and offices in connection with the murder of childcare worker Elaine O'Hara.

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Dwyer trial: Angler describes day he found bondage gear in lake

Dwyer trial: Angler describes day he found bondage gear in lake

An angler has told Graham Dwyer's murder trial that he fished out bondage cuffs, a black blindfold and a rubber ball gag from the lake at Roundwood in September 2013.

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Body of Elaine O'Hara left in woodland for 'about a year'

Body of Elaine O'Hara left in woodland for 'about a year'

The jury in the Graham Dwyer trial has seen a photograph of Elaine O’Hara’s punctured and blood-stained mattress, which Gardaí found following the discovery of her remains in September 2013.

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Dwyer defence accepts remains are those of Elaine O'Hara

Dwyer defence accepts remains are those of Elaine O'Hara

Graham Dwyer's defence team has said that it accepts that the skeletal remains found at Killakee in the Dublin Mountains were those of Elaine O'Hara.

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Gardaí found document on 'slave' lifestyle for women in Elaine O'Hara's flat, trial hears

Gardaí found document on 'slave' lifestyle for women in Elaine O'Hara's flat, trial hears

The jury in the Graham Dwyer trial has heard that a document about a "slave" lifestyle for women, and two large metal chains were found in Elaine O’Hara’s home shortly after her disappearance in August 2012.

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Court hears Elaine O'Hara's flat had two heavy metal chains, a rope and PVC bodysuit

Court hears Elaine O'Hara's flat had two heavy metal chains, a rope and PVC bodysuit

The Central Criminal Court has heard heavy metal chains, a rope and a pvc body suit were found at Elaine O'Hara's Dublin apartment after her disappearance.

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Witness: Elaine O'Hara was 'distant and uninterested' on night she disappeared

Witness: Elaine O'Hara was 'distant and uninterested' on night she disappeared

A jogger who is the last witness to have seen Dublin childcare worker Elaine O'Hara alive described her to Gardaí as "distant and uninterested".

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