9 episodes

The dark side of a paradise island.

On the 10th January 2011, whilst on honeymoon with her new husband John, Michaela McAreavey was murdered in her hotel room. Two hotel employees would be charged with her murder and later acquitted by a Mauritian jury in 2012.

To this day, justice for Michaela has still not been delivered. This podcast details with the harrowing events of her murder together with the shambolic court proceedings during her murder trial in 2012, as told by John McAreavey and two of the family members who would accompany John as he returned to Mauritius in 2012 to give evidence, Claire McAreavey and Mark Harte.

Murder in Mauritius Podcast John McAreavey

    • True Crime

The dark side of a paradise island.

On the 10th January 2011, whilst on honeymoon with her new husband John, Michaela McAreavey was murdered in her hotel room. Two hotel employees would be charged with her murder and later acquitted by a Mauritian jury in 2012.

To this day, justice for Michaela has still not been delivered. This podcast details with the harrowing events of her murder together with the shambolic court proceedings during her murder trial in 2012, as told by John McAreavey and two of the family members who would accompany John as he returned to Mauritius in 2012 to give evidence, Claire McAreavey and Mark Harte.

    9. Conclusion

    9. Conclusion

    • 3 min
    8. Back to Ireland - What now?

    8. Back to Ireland - What now?

    After the trial, we return back to Ireland and our fight for justice continues.

    • 28 min
    7. The Verdict

    7. The Verdict

    They Jury deliver their verdict after the 7-week long trial. We discuss how this decision was arrived at and possible motivations of the Jury.

    • 41 min
    6. The Evidence - Part 2

    6. The Evidence - Part 2

    We discuss more evidence from the trial including exposing a fabricated theory from the defence team.

    • 18 min
    5. The Evidence - Part 1

    5. The Evidence - Part 1

    We take an in-depth look into the key evidence that formed the prosecutions case including the signed confession and an eye witness testimony of the perpetrators leaving the room.
     

    • 49 min
    4. Returning to Mauritius

    4. Returning to Mauritius

    Returning to Mauritius for the murder trial. We discuss life in Mauritius for 8 weeks, how the environment has changed and the fact we had a real fight on our hands to seek truth and justice.
     

    • 34 min

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No mystery, just discussion

This is basically just the living victims of the murder sitting around discussing the case with counsel and journalists. There is no new info, and by the end of the first episode you know everything that happened.

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