Teen daughter of murdered Limerick man pens children’s books to help others through grief

Teen daughter of murdered Limerick man pens children’s books to help others through grief

Sarah Corbett Lynch, 13, now hopes “The Boogawooga Series” will be picked up by a professional publisher.

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Sister of murdered Jason Corbett says images of his death 'are imprinted in her mind forever'

Sister of murdered Jason Corbett says images of his death 'are imprinted in her mind forever'

A sister of murdered Irish father-of-two Jason Corbett has revealed the images of her brother’s death at the hands of his jailed American wife and father-in-law will never leave her as they are imprinted on her mind forever.

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Family of murdered Irish man, Jason Corbett, expecting outcome of case appeal soon

Family of murdered Irish man, Jason Corbett, expecting outcome of case appeal soon

The family of a murdered Irish father-of-two is expecting an outcome on an appeal by his murderers to their convictions shortly.

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Jason Corbett documentary reveals potential new trial into his murder after 'mistakes and errors made'

Jason Corbett documentary reveals potential new trial into his murder after 'mistakes and errors made'

A new trial into the murder of Irish man Jason Corbett potentially hangs in the balance, a major US public service network documentary revealed last night.

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Family: Key evidence not heard by jury in Martens trial

Family: Key evidence not heard by jury in Martens trial

The family of a father and daughter jailed for the murder of their Irish son-in-law and husband claim that key evidence was not put before the jury which convicted them.

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Watch: US network release preview of Jason Corbett documentary

Watch: US network release preview of Jason Corbett documentary

A brother and uncle of an American woman jailed for the murder of her Irish husband and father of two are to appear in a documentary to be screened on Saturday by a major US TV network.

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Jason Corbett's sister thanks public for support after documentary news

Jason Corbett's sister thanks public for support after documentary news

A sister of a father-of-two who was murdered by his wife and father in law has thanked family, friends and the public for their support following news of a major US TV network documentary.

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Facebook page set up urging US to keep murderers of Limerick's Jason Corbett behind bars

Facebook page set up urging US to keep murderers of Limerick's Jason Corbett behind bars

A Facebook page urging the US justice system to keep two convicted murderers of an Irish father-of-two behind bars has been set-up.

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'I hope people will let Jason rest in peace soon': Family of Jason Corbett remember him on his birthday

'I hope people will let Jason rest in peace soon': Family of Jason Corbett remember him on his birthday

A relative of father-of-two Jason Corbett who was bludgeoned to death by his father-in-law and second wife has pleaded that he be allowed to “rest in peace.”

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'Our job is to defend Jason': Sister of Jason Corbett has 'full faith' as Martens' appeal begins

'Our job is to defend Jason': Sister of Jason Corbett has 'full faith' as Martens' appeal begins

The sister of Irish man Jason Corbett who was murdered by his wife and father-in-law in North Carolina in 2015, has expressed her faith in the North Carolina justice system as an appeal commenced.

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Molly Martens and her father file appeal against conviction for murdering Jason Corbett

Molly Martens and her father file appeal against conviction for murdering Jason Corbett

Molly Martens, convicted of killing her husband, Limerickman Jason Corbett, has argued her conviction should be overturned because prosecutors never presented any evidence contradicting her statement to law enforcement officials that her husband choked her and that she was never the aggressor.

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Jason’s killers lodge papers in bid to overturn convictions

Jason’s killers lodge papers in bid to overturn convictions

The killers of Limerick man Jason Corbett have submitted documents to an appeals court in the hope of overturning their conviction for second-degree murder.

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US judge refuses to quash convictions of Molly Martens and her father

US judge refuses to quash convictions of Molly Martens and her father

A US judge has refused to quash the convictions of the wife and father-in-law of Jason Corbett.

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US network broadcast pre-trial interviews with father and daughter convicted of Jason Corbett  murder

US network broadcast pre-trial interviews with father and daughter convicted of Jason Corbett murder

Thomas and Molly Martens told a US television station in a pre-trial interview that they were convinced Jason Corbett was trying to kill them and they were just defending themselves.

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Molly Martens sent Corbett family ambulance bill after Jason's murder

Molly Martens sent Corbett family ambulance bill after Jason's murder

Molly Martens, the US woman who murdered her husband Jason Corbett, sent his family the bill for the ambulance that came to his house the night she killed the father-of-two.

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New images released of Jason Corbett's killers in hours after his death

New images released of Jason Corbett's killers in hours after his death

Update: New pictures showing Molly Martens and her father Thomas Martens in the hours after Jason Corbett's death have emerged this evening.

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Jason Corbett's son describes step-mother as 'a murderer' in victim impact statement

Jason Corbett's son describes step-mother as 'a murderer' in victim impact statement

Update 9.48pm: Jason Corbett’s son, Jack, described his step-mother, Molly Martens Corbett as a murderer in a victim-impact statement read out in a south Carolina court today.

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Jury to resume deliberations in Jason Corbett murder trial

Jury to resume deliberations in Jason Corbett murder trial

The jury in the Jason Corbett murder trial resumes its deliberations later today.

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Jury sent home for night as closing arguments delivered in Jason Corbett murder trial

Jury sent home for night as closing arguments delivered in Jason Corbett murder trial

Latest: The jury of nine women and three men have been sent home in the second-degree murder trial of Irish businessman Jason Corbett, reports Michael Hewlett in South Carolina.

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'Jason Corbett can't speak to you but his blood speaks the truth and cries out for justice', trial hears

'Jason Corbett can't speak to you but his blood speaks the truth and cries out for justice', trial hears

In closing arguments, Davidson County prosecutors alleged that former FBI agent Thomas Martens and his daughter Molly brutally bludgeoned Irish businessman Jason Corbett to death with a metal bat and a concrete paving brick and then concocted a story of self-defense to cover up their crime.

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Jason Corbett’s wife not called to testify as defence rest their case

Jason Corbett’s wife not called to testify as defence rest their case

The wife of the Irish man killed in the US two years ago has not been called to testify in his murder trial, writes Michael Hewlett from North Carolina.

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Father-in-law of Jason Corbett: ‘I hit him until I felt he could not kill me’

Father-in-law of Jason Corbett: ‘I hit him until I felt he could not kill me’

The father-in-law of Irishman Jason Corbett took the stand yesterday in a North Carolina courtroom describing how he repeatedly beat the 39-year-old Irishman on the head with a baseball bat in the early hours of August 2, 2015, writes Michael L Hewlett.

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Weeping father tells jury he hit Jason Corbett because he feared for his and daughter's life

Weeping father tells jury he hit Jason Corbett because he feared for his and daughter's life

Thomas Martens, the father of Molly Martens, has told a jury he hit Jason Corbett until he was down because he was afraid Jason would kill him and his daughter, Molly Corbett.

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Jason Corbett's sister tells murder trial he told her he wanted to bring kids back to Ireland to live

Jason Corbett's sister tells murder trial he told her he wanted to bring kids back to Ireland to live

A lead detective falsely told an insurance agent that Molly Martens refused to cooperate and answer questions about the death of her husband, Irish businessman Jason Corbett, an attorney for Ms Martens alleged in court.

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Jason Corbett’s father-in-law 'told co-worker he hated Jason', murder trial hears

Jason Corbett’s father-in-law 'told co-worker he hated Jason', murder trial hears

Jason Corbett’s father-in-law Thomas Martens told a co-worker that he hated Jason two months before the Irish businessman was found bludgeoned to death, according to testimony at the murder trial today.

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Paramedics recall a 'coolness' of Jason Corbett's body while trying to revive him

Paramedics recall a 'coolness' of Jason Corbett's body while trying to revive him

Two paramedics have told the Jason Corbett murder trial, that the Limerick man's body felt cool as they tried to revive him.

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Court hears how Jason Corbett socialised with neighbour on day before the killing

Court hears how Jason Corbett socialised with neighbour on day before the killing

A neighbour testified yesterday that things were normal the day before Irish businessman Jason Corbett was bludgeoned to death.

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Juror vomited at sight of Jason Corbett’s injuries

Juror vomited at sight of Jason Corbett’s injuries

A US police officer has described how he told the daughter of Irishman Jason Corbett to close her eyes as he carried her downstairs.

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Murder accused ‘had no visible signs of injury’

Murder accused ‘had no visible signs of injury’

Juror shown graphic images of head trauma leaves courtroom after vomiting during medical testimony.

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Jason Corbett 911 dispatcher says Martens 'not out of breath' doing CPR

Jason Corbett 911 dispatcher says Martens 'not out of breath' doing CPR

A police dispatcher who took Thomas Martens’ 911 call the morning of Irish businessman Jason Corbett’s death testified that Mr Martens never sounded out of breath, even as he did three rotations of CPR on Mr Corbett, writes Michael Hewlett.

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Jason Corbett’s skull was in pieces, prosecutor tells jury

Jason Corbett’s skull was in pieces, prosecutor tells jury

Limerick-born businessman Jason Corbett was beaten so brutally that pieces of his skull fell out on the medical examiner’s table during the autopsy, a trial in North Carolina, heard yesterday.

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Interview with Jason Corbett's son 'procured under coercive circumstances'

Interview with Jason Corbett's son 'procured under coercive circumstances'

Lawyers for a US woman who, along with her father is accused of murdering her Irish husband, have moved to block prosecutors from submitting an interview with the dead man’s son as trial evidence, writes Joe Leogue.

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Molly Martens and father to plead not guilty to charges of killing Jason Corbett

Molly Martens and father to plead not guilty to charges of killing Jason Corbett

The American wife of Limerick man Jason Corbett and her father are to plead not guilty to charges against them.

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Sister of Jason Corbett welcomes custody appeal judgement

Sister of Jason Corbett welcomes custody appeal judgement

The sister of a Limerick man who was killed in the US earlier this year has said she is relieved that an appeal over the custody of her niece and nephew went in her family's favour yesterday.

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Jason Corbett funeral to take place today

Jason Corbett funeral to take place today

The funeral takes place later today of father-of-two Jason Corbett, whose children were at the centre of a bitter custody battle in the US.

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Hundreds attend removal of Jason Corbett in Limerick

Hundreds attend removal of Jason Corbett in Limerick

Hundreds of mourners have turned out in Limerick tonight for the removal of slain Jason Corbett who's Irish children were at the centre of a bitter custody battle in the US for nearly three weeks.

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Jason Corbett removal to take place this evening

Jason Corbett removal to take place this evening

Family and friends will have the chance to pay their respects to Limerick man Jason Corbett this evening.

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Jason Corbett to be buried Wednesday with his 'soulmate' and mother of his children

Jason Corbett to be buried Wednesday with his 'soulmate' and mother of his children

Limerick man, Jason Corbett, is to be laid to rest on Wednesday alongside his "soulmate" and mother of his two children, who were at the centre of a bitter custody battle in the US.

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Corbett children arrive in Ireland

Corbett children arrive in Ireland

The children of deceased Limerick man Jason Corbett have touched down in Ireland this morning.

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Appeal against Corbett custody case could take up to a year says stepmother's attorney

Appeal against Corbett custody case could take up to a year says stepmother's attorney

The appeal against a court ruling allowing a Limerick couple take custody of their brother's children following his death in North Carolina could take up to a year to be heard, it has emerged.

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Corbett family deny abuse allegations as US stepmother prepares to appeal custody ruling

Corbett family deny abuse allegations as US stepmother prepares to appeal custody ruling

A sibling of Jason Corbett has angrily rejected claims that his deceased brother was "physically and emotionally abusive" towards his wife Molly Martens.

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Preparations begin to bring Corbett children back to Ireland

Preparations begin to bring Corbett children back to Ireland

Preparations are underway to fly two Irish children home to Ireland after the death of their father Jason Corbett in the US earlier this month.

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Corbett children could be home in Ireland by Saturday

Corbett children could be home in Ireland by Saturday

The family of the late Jason Corbett, who have been locked in a custody battle for his children in America, hope to be able to bring them back to Ireland by next Saturday, sources close to the family have said.

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Children of dead Limerick man placed under guardianship of his sister

Children of dead Limerick man placed under guardianship of his sister

The children of Jason Corbett have been placed under the guardianship of his sister Tracey and her husband David Lynch.

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