This week-end in 1985

Photograph of Fr Niall at a wedding in his Parish on Saturday 6th July 1985. He was attacked and beaten within 36 hours of this photograph being taken. He was left to die for a number of hours before Gardai were called to the scene despite the fact that there were medical people present when the attack happened.

Offer of evidence from Tullamore Surgeon rejected

The Surgeon on duty when Theresa Flynn was admitted to hospital said he would answer questions on her alleged injuries if he was called as a witness to Trial.
He was not called as witness to either the Trial or Inquest.
Theresa Flynn was taken away from the Murder scene and admitted to Tullamore hospital before Gardai were called. Her Solicitor ( Who also acted for Niall ) instructed the hospital to say nothing about her condition