The family of Nicola Furlong are planning to sue the hotel in Tokyo where she was murdered.
Nicola Furlong's family have said their daughter’s life was worth more than the five to 10 years in jail her killer will serve.
Andrew Furlong has paid tribute to the support shown to his family since their daughter Nicola was murdered on May 24 last year.
The family of Nicola Furlong have described as a "travesty" a five-10-year sentence handed down to the man who murdered her, Richard Hinds.
Richard Hinds has been found guilty of the murder of Irish student Nicola Furlong in Japan.
Prosecutors in Tokyo have demanded the maximum possible 10-year jail term for the 19-year-old accused of murdering Irish student Nicola Furlong.
The prosecution and defense have been delivering their closing arguments in the trial into the murder of Irish student Nicola Furlong in Japan today.
The father of Nicola Furlong said his "blood was boiling" as he listened to evidence in the trial of the man accused of killing his daughter in Tokyo last year.
The man accused of the murder of Irish student, Nicola Furlong, in Japan has admitted to having both his hands around her neck on the night she died.
The man accused of killing Irish exchange student Nicola Furlong in Tokyo last year has sharply contradicted the prosecution account of the events leading up to her death.
The man accused of murdering Irish student Nicola Furlong in Tokyo last year has taken the stand at his trial.
The father of Nicola Furlong has said it has been difficult hearing evidence given in defence of the man charged with the murder of his daughter in Japan.
The friend of Nicola Furlong broke down in court in Japan today as she re-lived the night her friend was killed.
The doctor who carried out an autopsy on the body of Irishwoman Nicola Furlong in Tokyo has said she was conscious and had fought back while she was being strangled.
A forensic expert has told the Nicola Furlong trial it is clear to him that she was killed.
The drugs found in Nicola Furlong's system have been ruled out as factors in her death.
The mother of murdered Irish exchange student has said she is finding some relief by looking directly at the man accused of killing her.
The second day in the trial of an American musician accused of killing Wexford exchange student Nicola Furlong in Tokyo gets under way this morning.
The trial of an American musician accused of killing 21-year-old Wexford student Nicola Furlong began in Tokyo today. We look back at how the story unfolded.
A man accused of killing an Irish exchange student in Tokyo has shown no remorse and should be punished severely, Japanese prosecutors said today.
The family of a murdered Irish exchange student will come face-to-face with the man accused of her killing at his trial in Japan today.