Legal argument expected to dominate Michaela McAreavy murder trial

The Michaela McAreavy murder trial is expected to continue today - in legal argument.

It was adjourned yesterday after one of the defence lawyers dramatically quit - following allegations from a police witness about his conduct as one of the accused's lawyer.

Hotel workers Avinash Treebhoowoon and Sandeep Moonea both deny murdering newlywed Michaela McAreavy.

Reporter with the Irish Independent Cormac McQuinn says the court has heard evidence of statements given by Avinash Treebhoowoon about how Michaela was killed - and this has been difficult for the McAreavy family: