Tag Archives: Tom Meagher

THE DANGER OF THE MONSTER MYTH

April 17th 2004 Tom Meagher One of the most disturbing moments of the past eighteen months of my life was hearing my wife’s killer form a coherent sentence in court. Jill had been murdered almost six months earlier, and Adrian … Continue reading

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PUBLIC ARE FICKLE WHEN JUDGING VICTIMS’ WORTH – Saturday August 10 2013

– The editor of a major Australian daily newspaper would have been described as a benevolent dictator if he was in any way benevolent. In fact, he was a blowhard who loved the sound of his own voice almost as … Continue reading

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MY ETERNAL LOVE – Wednesday June 12 2013

– Jill Meagher’s husband will be forever haunted by how she crossed paths with evil the night serial rapist Adrian Ernest Bayley snatched her just 500m from her home. In a victim impact statement that had to be read out … Continue reading

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THEY WERE TOLD – Friday April 5 2013

– Authorities were warned that Adrian Bayley was a risk of attacking a woman before Jill Meagher was raped and killed. The Herald Sun can reveal that months before the 29-year-old ABC employee was raped and strangled, Bayley’ s parents … Continue reading

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HI-TECH TRAIL LED TO ARREST – Thursday March 14 2013

– The careless act of carrying a dead woman’s phone proved crucial to police in making an arrest in the Jill Meagher murder case. It was midday, September 22nd, when Tom Meagher reported to police that his wife, Jill, had … Continue reading

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HOW THEY GOT HIM – Thursday March 14 2013

– Hi-tech police work, including mobile phone tracking and tollway data analysis, provided the crucial breakthrough in the hunt for Jill Meagher’s attacker. Court documents reveal homicide detectives identified Adrian Ernest Bayley as their prime suspect by tracking the movements … Continue reading

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WHEN DEATH CAME STALKING – Wednesday March 13 2013

– The man accused of murdering Jill Meagher ran out of petrol after burying the Irish-born ABC employee in a shallow grave, according to court documents. A police summary of the case against Adrian Bayley, tendered in court, was released … Continue reading

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COURAGE FOR JILL – Wednesday March 13 2013

– Jill Meagher’s brave husband and parents stood firm yesterday as Adrian Ernest Bayley pleaded not guilty to her murder. The emotional face-off came as it emerged Bayley had told police that people like him should face the death penalty. … Continue reading

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BRAVE TOM FACES ACCUSED KILLER – Wednesday March 6th 2013

– The man charged with murdering Jill Meagher is accused of raping the Irish-born ABC employee three times, a court has heard. Adrian Ernest Bayley’s counsel, Helen Spowart, said two additional counts were laid in January. The detail emerged during … Continue reading

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POLICE SCOUR THE HOME OF JILL AND TOM MEAGHER

Wednesday September 26 2012 – Detectives returned to the house of missing woman Jill Meagher last night, staying for several hours after forensic officers searched the home earlier in the day. Forensic police arrived at the Brunswick home Meagher shares … Continue reading

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