Expected, disgraceful decision? – Irish Supreme Court doesn’t want to take up the case of Polish woman – Martha Herda

On Monday, May 21, 2018, a disgraceful, unfavorable decision was made.
Supreme Court in Ireland decided that it doesn’t want to take up Martha’s case.
In the afternoon, the same day, the family informed Martha about this.
They wanted to tell this to Martha themselves.
Although they had only 6 minutes of phone call for this.
On this day Martha was happy and excited.
She looked at the new cell, in which she will live.
Especially on this day Martha called the family earlier.
She was passing on good news.
The second phone call that day – was the family, passing on the information… completely differen…
Martha broke down…
“There is no more hope for me…”

Earlier the family couldn’t handle the knowledge themselves…
In their naivety everyone was a little bit counting for a minimum of honesty in Ireland…
The effort of so many kind people, internet sites, so many meetings, letters to the Court, actions of Polish Embassy, Polish ministries, and…
NOTHING.

The Supreme Court doesn’t want to take Martha’s case.
Why?
We don’t know the details yet.

Martha received a paper copy of the decision of the Supreme Court on Wednesday.
On Monday evening, as of now former attorney of Martha – Thomas Honan – sent her the decision by post.
(He sent it by post, although he knew, that Dochas Centre prison doesn’t respect the European Prison Rules, and opens the correspondence from the attorney).
The decision is written in English and Martha doesn’t understand it’s content.

Could such decision be expected?
Probably yes.
“The atmosphere” unfavorable for Martha.
The judgement issued earlier by the media.
Promotions and financial bonuses for the prosecutors.
So many meaningful and important people had set up against Martha.
Why change it?
Why undermine the decision of colleagues?
For a poor Polish woman?…

Doesn’t matter, that the world is laughing…
The charge of premeditated murder?
For a driver of a car falling into the water?
No logic, no thinking…
It seems you can survive it…
Maybe it’s easier to survive the giggles of thinking world, than to admit a mistake…
It doesn’t matter, that a poor Polish girl is suffering…
Maybe she deserved it…

Martha naively expected a JUSTICE from the court.
She went to the court for JUSTICE.
The prosecution came to the court for a VERDICT.
Verdict had to be most severe for Martha.
So it will guarantee points in the effectiveness ranking, fame, promotions, money…
And that it was at the expense of a poor young girl…

Is it time that Europe will get to know the judicial system in Ireland more?
Is it time that Europe too look at the paths, with which the “thought” (the word “thought” is a great misuse here, “nonthought” fits better) of Irish prosecutors, judges, GARDA, traveled before it came out to the light in a form of such ridiculous accusation?
And such a disgraceful verdict could be repaired in an “own” backyard…
Without international shame…

Maybe there is still a chance for that…
But how many chances can be given to the Ireland?…
How long one can have good intentions, and wait until someone comes to senses…
…apologizes, fixes…

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Martha finally has HER lawyer! – Thank you Frank Gearty for willing to take Martha’s case.

On May 14, during the talk of the family with Martha, decision about changing the lawyer was made.
It was known for a long time, that the attorney must be change.
The search for the right person continued all the time.
Previous barrister was appointed by GARDA from Arklow.
GARDA from Arklow, meaning the main accusers of Martha, and creators of absurd theories about Martha the stuntwoman and the murderer.
But Irish courts believed in those fantasies, and in almost supernatural abilities of Martha.
In the opinion of the family, Martha’s lawyer didn’t disturb them very much, and maybe, sometimes helped them with his decisions.

There was a situation once, that Martha changed her lawyer.
That time, instead of passing the documents, previous lawyer led to withdrawal of the appointed law firm from the case.

Martha’s case is difficult.
Especially on this stage it requires remarkable attorney.
An attorney, who will not fear of negative reception of Martha in massmedia, in the society, and even between Irish judges.
An attorney who will reveal all of gross deficiencies in Martha’s case.
Deficiencies that Ireland wants to hide so carefully, and lead to that no one else will be interested in Martha’s case.

Now a GREAT MAN and VERY GOOD LAWYER was chosen.
We’re very happy, that Frank Gearty was willing to take Martha’s case.

Dochas Centre prison tried to prevent (?!) Martha from changing the attorney. It wanted to censor, if Martha can sign (?!) the documents about changing the attorney.
Ultimately, despite the difficulties from the prison, such a change finally occured.
May 20, 2018 may be considered as a date of changing of the attorney.

Will this be one of the breakthroughs in the case?
Will other honest Irish people want to help Martha?
Is the change not too late?…

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Two days, two messages – One very GOOD, other very BAD…

May 20 (Sunday) and May 21 (Monday), 2018, appeared to be special.
Definitely crucial in Martha’s case.

First, a day of great joy.
Long awaited… after overcoming many obstacles…

But the joy was quickly extinguished… and how brutally and drastically…

It is difficult to withstand such swings on freedom, and even more when imprisoned.
The family can not get up, Martha all the more…

One by one now.
First an enormous JOY…

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It was supposed to be a calm day…

Yesterday, on Monday, excited Martha called her family earlier than usual.
With passion, she told them that new cells were shown.
The renovation of a new prison wing is about to end.
Five cells downstairs and five upstairs.
it was decided, that “lifers” are to be transferred there.
Other prisoners are imprisoned longer than Martha.
But Martha was also included in the transfer.
Martha is going to have a cell upstairs.
She had no possibility of choosing, but she still is glad, that her transferring is planned.
Everything is new in the new cell.
Black closet, bed with a drawer beneath, mirror, a mirror in the bathroom, blinds, openable ventilator.
Everything new – Martha figures it’s all from IKEA.
Everything is fixed, so it can not be moved.

In the part common for prisoners, there are: microwave oven, toaster, and a dishwasher.

Martha judged, that Mrs Governor Mary O’Connor arranged everything nice and very well. And she supervised everything very well.
Plenty of people outside the prison, doesn’t have such conditions in their homes.
Entire decoration of cells is a sign of trust in the inmates, who are to be transferred.
Surely every inmate will be pleased.
The only cons are lack of sun, and… freedom…

In the evening, Martha’s family gave Martha other informations…
…from “the world of free people” (who really is “free”?)…
…”from behind the wall”…
From joy… into cry…

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Blatant violation of law in Dochas Centre prison in Dublin – ON WHOSE COMMAND? – WHO is so scared of losing?

Martha’s correspondance with the attorney is supervised – unlawfully.
It’s a violation of European Prison Rules, that Ireland supposedly wishes to respect.

It even came to exceptional ignorance regarding the law, a gross violation of the law.
Martha’s letter from her attorney, was copied after opening, and then it was given to Martha for signing.
Martha unnecessarily signed the copy.
The officers took the copy from her.

It happend at least twice.
Every time the copy was taken by a different prison officer.

Is it a coincidence, that the copies were taken by the two officers, who don’t even hide their hate towards Martha?

On whose command the prison officers acted?
WHO is so interested in the contents of Martha’s correspondence with the attorney?
WHO is so afraid of losing in Supreme Court, that he wants to know all the steps taken in Martha’s defense?

Martha’s sister is preparing official report of violation of law, which will be submitted to relevant institutions in Ireland.

In Martha’s family’s opinion, the case of Martha was “supervised” on every stage, so that “proper” sentence would be issued.
Today SOMEONE is still highly interested in so that nothing would change in the verdict.

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“Birthday Wishes” from Martha for her sister

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Martha asked for additional phone call – she called her sister remembering her birthday

Martha asked for an additional phone call.
(Again the talk was “very” eavesdropped).
Martha was very keen to call her sister.
The sister does not celebrate birthday, but Martha always remembers about that day.
Every time on that day she calls her sister.
Even the prison didn’t change that custom.
She was very keen on her sister getting a letter from her that day – a scrapbook with hearts and smiles.
(And the letter arrived today)

On that day, Martha wished her sister smile.
So that she, despite of what’s going on – she always enjoy life.
She wished her, that their dream come true.
That thet sit together in the garden, drinking orange juice and laugh to the sun.

Seems like so little…
… but for now…
…in the realm of dreams…

Whole Martha…
…she remembers about her close ones…
…she remembers about everyone…

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Why Martha’s rights to secrecy of correspondence with the attorney, are violated in Dochas Centre prison in Dublin?

Ireland agreed to respect European Prison Rules.

According to those rules, Martha’s correspondance TO AND FROM HER LAWYER CAN NOT BE SUPERVISED.
It can not be opened.
Opening of letters may take place only in the presence of Martha.
Opening in Martha’s presence is only meant to make sure, that correspondence from a lawyer is indeed included in a letter described externally as correspondence from a lawyer.

That’s the law…
And the reality in Dochas Centre Prison in Dublin?
During her entire prison stay (almost 2 years), Martha receives all her letters opened, including those from her attorney.

Why Dochas Centre prison in Dublin, for almost 2 years violates Martha’s rights to secrecy of correspondance with an attorney?
Could anything regarding Martha, on any stage, in Ireland, happen lawfully?
Is respecting human, prisoner or or foreigner rights… too difficult for this country?

Or maybe another questions:
Is Ireland rulend onlby by Omnipotent Euro and Enormous Selfishness?
Are any rights respected in Ireland?

After our experience, we can answer the question: “Are any rights respected in Ireland?“, this way:… IT MAY HAPPEN

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“HEALTH AND FREEDOM” – that’s what Martha would wish for her birthday

Today one of Martha’s friends visited her, together with his youngest sister.
We thank Martha’s friends for visiting her regularly.
They agree between themselves upon who and when can come to Martha.
Oftenly, they arrive from far away.
Thank you very much.
Seeing her friends sister was very nice and pleasant surprise.

During the visit, the friend asked Martha what she would want for her birthday?
What does she needs?
(Martha’s birthday is in three weeks).

HEALTH AND FREEDOM” – Martha responded.

… The friend didn’t know what to say…

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Special meeting of all women prisoners – Martha understands very little

Today was a meeting of every woman prisoner, held in the gym.
Everyone who wanted to come.
We’re not sure of the occasion or the purpose of this meeting.
It is possible that it was held on the occasion of 100 anniversary of gaining rights by women in Ireland.
The meeting happened on 10 a.m. and lasted until 11:40a.m.

Few women had spoken: 1) 85 year old woman, who was a judge, 2) a businesswoman, who was involved in one of tv programmes, gaining funds for an interesting business idea, 3) a woman workng in child care, 4) a journalist.

Martha didn’t understand much of what they were saying.
She didn’t understand much, although in prison, she is constantly learning English language.

There were also other attractions: coffee and delicacies.
People who attended the meeting, including Martha, received a book with speakings of the women, chocolates, a bottle of water, and a ballpen.

Something different in prison’s monotony…
And coffee…

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