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Saturday, September 28, 2013


My uncle’s brain

weighs fifteen-hundred grams
the pathologist says.
grams of childhood laughter,
of being a baby brother,
of other sacred lives,
listened to and remembered,
grams of prayer and solitude.
grams kicked around by a polished shoe,
before being dropped into a silver tray
and weighed.
grams on the only scales of justice,
either he, or we,
would ever know.

©Copyright Niall OConnor 2013

@frmolloy posts on Twitter

Someone has taken to posting anonymously on Twitter using the name frmolloy. My family find it insensitive and in very bad taste to use my late Uncle Niall’s name in this fashion.

I have had a Facebook page and this site which has been going for quite a number of years and I have never hidden behind a username in my fight for Justice for Niall. I also make postings on Twitter using my own name.

” Murder inquiry has not been reopened ” – Sunday Times

In an article written by John Burns in last Sunday’s Sunday Times he wrote;-


” Much to the disappointment of Molloy’s relatives, and presumably O’Doherty herself, the murder inquiry has not been reopened. “