Liam Adams has lost an appeal at the High Court in Belfast against his conviction and sentence for raping and abusing his daughter. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

The Court of Appeal in Belfast has rejected an appeal by Liam Adams against his conviction for the sexual abuse of his daughter Áine. His 18-year sent(...)

 Liam Adams who has begun an  appeal against his conviction and sentence for raping and sexually abusing his daughter. Photograph: PA

A lawyer for Liam Adams said that a judge was not sufficiently clear in giving her final direction to the jury which found Adams guilty of raping his (...)

Aine Adams, now 40, sat in the public gallery close to her husband Tony Dahlstrom, her sister Sinéad and a police liaison officer as the judge issued the sentence.

All she wanted was for her father to admit the “many wrongs done against her”, Aine Adams stated after her father Liam was on Wednesday sentenced to 1(...)

Liam Dominic Adams has been sentenced at Belfast Crown Court to 16 years in jail. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Liam Adams, brother of the Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams, was today sentenced to 16 years in prison for raping and indecently assaulting his daughte(...)

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Liam Adams. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

The Northern Ireland judge responsible for sentencing convicted sex offender Liam Adams has asked for further legal submissions before commencing her (...)

 Áine Adams (centre) outside Belfast Crown Court this evening with her sister Seanin after their father’s conviction. Photograph: Photopress

Áine Adams has stated that she can now begin her life at 40 after her father Liam Adams was yesterday convicted of sexually abusing her over a period (...)

Liam Adams at Laganside Courts. The 58-year-old denies abusing his daughter Áine.

The jury in the trial of Liam Adams, who is charged with the sexual abuse of his daughter Áine, yesterday heard the final charge from the judge and fi(...)

Liam Adams leaving court yesterday. Photograph: Alan Lewis/Photopress

Liam Adams has told Belfast Crown Court that he did not tell the PSNI about a confrontation with Gerry Adams because it was “drummed” into him not to (...)