Catherine Nevin being escorted by prison officers and gardaí follwing a legal challenge she took at the High Court in 2000. Photograph: Eric Luke

At about 4.30am on March 19th, 1996 the panic alarm flashed, lighting up a computer screen at the Bell Communications security company. A woman had di(...)

Catherine Nevin leaving court in 2000. Photograph: Graham Hughes/Collins.

Catherine Nevin, who became known as “the Black Widow” while on trial accused of murdering her husband, has died from cancer. The 67-year-old died o(...)

William McClean, who has settled his High Court action for damages against the Sunday World. Photograph: Courts Collins

A man who gave evidence for the prosecution in the trial of murderer Catherine Nevin has settled his High Court action alleging he was defamed in a n(...)