Bishop Brendan Leahy of Limerick: city can be “cited as an example of hope”. Photograph: Arthur Ellis

The gangland rules of silence have finally been broken by those prepared to speak out, the Bishop of Limerick has said.Speaking at Mass in Limerick at(...)

Ger Dundon, whose former partner April Collins gave evidence against his brother John Dundon during the trial for the murder of Shane Geoghegan.

The history of gangland violence in Limerick is intertwined with family feuds, money and control of the region’s lucrative drug trade. While feuding i(...)

April Collins: The court heard her evidence was credible but described her actions as “ reprehensible” in not acting to avert the shooting. Photograph: Press 22

John Dundon Dundon, who turns 31 later this month, has served lengthy prison sentences for threats to kill. Now, he faces a life-sentence for murder.H(...)

A 2006 file photograph of John Dundon.

Career criminal John Dundon has plenty of form in threatening to kill people.With two such convictions and lengthy prison sentences behind him, and no(...)

The Special Criminal Court has found that John Dundon was responsible for the killing of rugby player Shane Geoghegan in Limerick almost five years ago.

John Dundon has been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of rugby player Shane Geoghegan in Limerick almost five years ago.The Special Criminal(...)

MrJustice Nicholas Kearns: presided over the trial at the Special Criminal Court.  Photograph: Eric Luke

A court has been told John Dundon’s carelessness in describing a man he wanted killed caused the death of innocent rugby player Shane Geoghegan. The S(...)

A file photograph of  John Dundon, Hyde Road,  Limerick, who has pleaded not guilty to murdering Shane Geoghegan in  Dooradoyle on November 9th, 2008.

A Limerick woman has told the Special Criminal Court that she heard John Dundon organise a botched murder in which rugby player Shane Geoghegan was gu(...)

John Dundon is on trial for the alleged murder of rugby player Shane Geoghegan in Limerick in November 2008.

The trial of John Dundon for the murder of Garryowen rugby player Shane Geoghegan will resume at the non jury Special Criminal Court today.When the ca(...)

John Dunon: accused of murder of rugby player Shane Geoghegan

The trial of Limerick man John Dundon for the murder of rugby player Shane Geoghegan has been adjourned for at least two weeks because of the hospital(...)