Mairia Cahill reveals her harassment hell after ex’s cruel campaign of abuse

SOURCE SENATOR Mairia Cahill has told of her harassment hell after her ex-partner was convicted of a cruel campaign of abuse against her. Belfast man Stephen Altimas posted a series of malicious and menacing Facebook posts about the Labour politician, including vile allegations about her elderly father earlier this year. On Monday the 36-year-old, of […]
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Facebook users banned from accessing accounts

An alleged victim of revenge porn has secured a High Court order banning two Facebook users from accessing or altering their accounts. The woman, from an undisclosed part of Northern Ireland, claims a highly sexualised photo she sent to a former partner was published after the relationship ended. She is suing him and another user […]
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The practice welcomes Sarah Herron

O’Neill Solicitors were delighted to welcome our new head of family law, Sarah Herron. Sarah graduated in 2010 from the University of Ulster and completed her legal training at The Institute of Professional Legal Studies in 2012. She has experience of advice and representation in matrimonial and family matters at all court levels. Sarah has […]
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Bail granted over ‘gratuitous’ burglary of refugee’s home

A political refugee’s home was “gratuitously” wrecked during a burglary in east Belfast, the High Court heard on Wednesday. Story by Alan Erwin, Belfast | Images copyright UTV Raiders smashed belongings and broke off a toilet lid at the man’s house on Island Street, prosecutors said. A judge was told one of two suspected intruders […]
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Man in court over Belfast stabbing

A man has appeared in court accused of stabbing a man in Belfast. Story by Alan Erwin, Belfast for UTV Robert McGill, 23, is also accused of taking a screwdriver and a large kitchen knife into a hospital after the alleged attack. The charges relate to an incident at Acton Street, where McGill lives, early […]
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Man accused of harassing Mairia Cahill contest allegations

A man is to contest allegations that he harassed Belfast woman Mairia Cahill, a court had heard. Story by Alan Erwin, Belfast Telegraph Stephen Altimas is accused of pursuing a campaign against Ms Cahill – whose great uncle was a founder of the Provisional IRA – earlier this year. He faces charges of harassing her […]
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Man bailed over Tricolour waving past Twaddell

A 37-year-old Lisburn man accused of driving past a group of loyalists at a north Belfast interface, waving a Tricolour and shouting ‘up the ‘RA’ has been released on bail. Story by Ashleigh McDonald, Belfast (Story featured on Appearing at Belfast Magistrates’ Court on Friday via video link, Finatan Jude Geraghty from Ivy Hill […]
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