The 62-year-old man had pleaded not guilty to 172 charges including the rape count.
A father of one who is fighting his extradition to the North, where he is wanted in connection with a 1998 murder, is to remain in custody despite being granted High Court bail
A 24-year-old Dubliner has been jailed for 12 years for killing a father of three with an ornamental knife, after getting into a row with his daughter at her Junior Cert celebrations
Paul McMenamy assaulted his girlfriend, rang an ambulance and then "changed his mind"
Alun Williams, 47, died following a heart attack after allegedly asking to be hooded and swathed from head to toe in clingfilm and PVC sheeting