The Director of Public Prosecutions v Paul Byrne
31 July 2018
Dublin Circuit Criminal Court
His Honour Judge Martin Nolan
On 31 July 2018 Dublin Circuit Criminal Court ordered the forfeiture to the Exchequer, pursuant to Section 39 of the Criminal Justice Act 1994, of cash amounting to €49,950 which had been seized and detained on 9 February 2017 by Revenue Officers at Dublin Airport. The cash was ordered to be forfeited as the Court was satisfied that it was proven on the balance of probabilities to represent the proceeds of crime, or was intended for use in criminal conduct.