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'Biblical atrocity': jury convicts man of murdering own brother in 'honour killing' at Kerry funeral

Central Criminal Court

A man has been convicted of a “biblical atrocity” by murdering his own brother in “an honour killing” during a Co Kerry funeral.

In returning their verdict today, the 12 Central Criminal Court jurors unanimously rejected Patrick Dooley’s defence that he was “no Cainite” and had tried to save his sibling Thomas ‘Tom’ Dooley during the attack.

Patrick Dooley (36) with an