There are a couple of newspaper articles from Ireland with a Malachy Beirne mentioned. Not sure if he is your fella or not, nothing else mentioned in them to help confirm.
British newspaper archives .. I don't have access so this is the most I could get.
Published: Saturday 29 January 1881...
Name: Jane Noble
Event Place: Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
Sub-District: Dale Street
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Wife Of Joiner
Relationship to Head of Household: Prisoner
Birth Year (Estimated): 1835
Most of the articles that have his sentence stated on them just say
"ordered to be detained during His Majesty's pleasure"
Apparently those with sentences like Albert's have no time limit or release date etc.
quote "Someone who is put in prison at His/Her Majesty's pleasure is kept there until...