TAGSCrimeMolly martensNews NewsCrime & CourtMolly Martens has jail term increasedBy Staff Reporter – August 22, 2018 4759 Email Local backlash over Aer Lingus threat Twitter Molly Martens has a release date of August 2037MOLLY Martens, the woman convicted of killing Limerick man Jason Corbett in 2015, has had an extra four years added to her sentence for repeatedly breaching prison rules.Along with her father, retired FBI agent Tom Martens, Molly was convicted of the second-degree murder of the Janesboro man and sentenced to between 20 and 25 years for brutally beating the father of two as he slept in his bed.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Since her incarceration, Molly has fallen foul of prison rules on a number of occasions but avoided any increase in her sentence up until now.The former au pair and Tennessee woman now has a release date of April 2041 according to the North Carolina Department of Correction.The pair beat Mr Corbett over the head with a baseball bat that was a present for his son and a paving slab as he lay in bed. Traces of a sedative, prescribed to Molly, was found in Mr Corbett’s system at post-mortem.US prosecutors claimed that that the father and daughter feigned emergency CPR on Mr Corbett during a 999 call they made.The pair denied the charges and have lodged appeals before the North Carolina Court of Appeals which are expected to be heard later this autumn.Jason’s two children, Jack and Sarah, were at the centre of a custody battle between Molly Marten’s and Jason’s sister Tracey Corbett Lynch. The children now reside in Limerick with the Lynch family. Facebook Limerick on Covid watch list RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Shannon Airport braced for a devastating blow Previous article18.9 million Euro plan for St CamillusNext articleBest in Munster prize for Dolans Pub Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie Linkedin Print Vicky calls for right to die with dignity WhatsApp Population of Mid West region increased by more than 3,000 in past year Advertisement Unstoppable Sean shows that all things are possible
Beloved music festival Austin City Limits turns 15 this year, and they are celebrating in true style. Today, the festival has revealed their 2016 lineup, packed with a number of talented artists across a wide array of genres. Taking place from September 30 – October 2 and October 7 – October 9 in Zilker Park, the festival will see headlining sets from Radiohead, Mumford & Sons, Kendrick Lamar, and LCD Soundsystem.The full lineup includes Major Lazer, Kygo, Willie Nelson, The Chainsmokers, Flume, Chris Stapleton, M83, HAIM, Cage The Elephant, Schoolboy Q, Two Door Cinema Club, LL Cool J, Band of Horses, Young the Giant, Local Natives, Foals, Die Antwoord, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Cold War Kids and more! Additional noteworthy artists include Flying Lotus, Anderson .Paak & THe Free Nationals, DJ Mustard, St. Paul & The Broken Bonds, Bob Moses, Break Science, The Wombats, Bombino, Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds and so many more.The full lineup can be seen below, and more information can be found here.