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Europe rights court dismisses appeal in Omagh bombing case
The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) on Thursday dismissed [decision; press release] the complaints of two individuals who were found liable for the 1998 Omagh bombing . The Belfast High Court had found that Liam Campbell and Real IRA leader Mi (More)
Ireland court dismisses case against only man charged in 1998 Omagh bombing
The Irish Special Criminal Court on Wednesday dismissed the case against the only man criminally convicted for a role in the 1998 Omagh bombing [BBC archive; JURIST news archive], finding that the evidence against Colm Murphy was not strong enough (More)
'Real IRA' found liable in Northern Ireland bombing civil suit
The Belfast High Court on Monday found [judgment text; judgment summary, DOC] four men and the Real Irish Republican Army (RIRA) responsible for the 1998 Omagh bombing [BBC backgrounder; JURIST news archive] in a civil case brought by victims' f (More)
Omagh bombing civil trial moves to Ireland for testimony
A British civil lawsuit against members of the Real IRA alleged to have been involved with the 1998 Omagh bombing in Northern Ireland opened in a Dublin court Monday. The trial, which began in the Belfast High Court in April, was moved to Dublin (More)
Northern Ireland starts civil trial of 1998 Omagh bombing suspects
The Belfast High Court on Monday heard arguments in a civil lawsuit against five suspected Real IRA members accused of involvement in the deadly 1998 Omagh bombing , in which a car loaded with explosives killed 29 people and wounded 220 on a busy s (More)
Real IRA suspect acquitted of 1998 Omagh bombing
A judge in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Thursday found alleged Real IRA member Sean Gerard Hoey not guilty of murder in relation to the 1998 Omagh bombing , the worst terrorist attack in Northern Ireland history. Judge Reginald Weir ruled that there (More)
Ireland drops charges against Omagh bombing suspect
The Irish Public Prosecution Service has dropped charges against Anthony Joseph Donegan, suspected of providing the car used in the Omagh car bombing in 1998. A spokesman for the PPS said Wednesday that the "test for prosecution was not met.&q (More)
Man formally charged for 1998 Omagh bombing
Alleged Real IRA member Sean Gerard Hoey was formally charged Thursday with murdering 29 people in the 1998 Omagh bombing , the worst terrorist attack in Northern Ireland history. Hoey had been being held for earlier charges of possessing explosive (More)
Suspect faces 61 new charges for 1998 Omagh bombing
Real IRA member Sean Gerard Hoey faces 61 new charges connected to the 1998 Omagh bombing which killed 29 people and injured over 300. Hoey was already faced murder charges for his involvement in the bombing, the worst single atrocity in all of N (More)
IRA member charged with murder for 1998 terrorist bombing
Sean Gerard Hoey, a member of the Irish Republican Army , was charged Wednesday with the murder of 29 people in the largest terrorist bombing in the history of Northern Ireland's "troubles." The 1998 Omagh bombing also injured almost (More)