Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 6 °C Sunday 16 December, 2018

#Abuse

# abuse - Monday 10 December, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Irish-born priest may be deported from Chile after serving sentence for sexually abusing girl John O'reilly

Irish-born priest may be deported from Chile after serving sentence for sexually abusing girl

John O’Reilly was convicted of sexually abusing a young girl while he was a chaplain at a prestigious school.

# abuse - Saturday 8 December, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Woman who took domestic abuse survivors into her home receives volunteering award Clare

Woman who took domestic abuse survivors into her home receives volunteering award

Mary Fitzgerald founded Clare Haven Services.

# abuse - Monday 3 December, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Former council worker sentenced to 10 years for sexual abuse of three girls Courts

Former council worker sentenced to 10 years for sexual abuse of three girls

Bartholomew Prendergast pleaded guilty at the Central Criminal Court to the offences.

# abuse - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Máiría Cahill accuses Mary Lou McDonald of 'bluster and spin' after meeting Abuse Claims

Máiría Cahill accuses Mary Lou McDonald of 'bluster and spin' after meeting

Cahill said she received a qualified apology from the Sinn Féin leader.

# abuse - Monday 19 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Mary Lou McDonald to meet with Máiría Cahill over abuse case Abuse

Mary Lou McDonald to meet with Máiría Cahill over abuse case

PSNI officers have said Sinn Féin members did not cooperate when interviewed in connection with Cahill’s allegations.

# abuse - Saturday 17 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie UCD research to explore how child abuse survivors found strength in their struggles Trauma

UCD research to explore how child abuse survivors found strength in their struggles

The research aims to identify the positive factors that helped peole who experienced trauma in their childhoods.

# abuse - Thursday 8 November, 2018

Stoke boss says McClean has received 'death threats' and 'stuff in the post' for poppy stance

‘We can’t condone certain parts of those [McClean's] actions,’ said Gary Rowett, ‘but we can understand some because the abuse is pretty bad.’

# abuse - Thursday 1 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Many still don't know where loved ones are buried': Irish abuse conference happening in Boston Magdalene Laundries

'Many still don't know where loved ones are buried': Irish abuse conference happening in Boston

Minister Katherine Zappone will deliver a keynote speech at the event which is exploring adoption and institutional abuses.

From TheJournal.ie Commission of Investigation into response to abuse allegations against Bill Kenneally to begin next week Waterford

Commission of Investigation into response to abuse allegations against Bill Kenneally to begin next week

The former sports coach is serving a 14-year prison sentence in relation to 10 counts of indecent assault against minors in the 1980s.

# abuse - Friday 19 October, 2018

Phil Neville highlights disgraceful rape and death threats sent to England Women's players

Chelsea’s Karen Carney shared the abhorrent messages on her Instagram page.

From TheJournal.ie US opens national investigation into alleged abuse carried out by more than 300 suspected priests Pennsylvania

US opens national investigation into alleged abuse carried out by more than 300 suspected priests

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia has confirmed that it will ‘cooperate’ with the federal investigation.

# abuse - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Tusla has a file from 1980s on Bill Kenneally, says abuse survivor Waterford

Tusla has a file from 1980s on Bill Kenneally, says abuse survivor

The 20-page file was written in the 1980s, and was brought to the attention of survivors through an FOI request.

# abuse - Tuesday 25 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach to meet Catherine Corless after 'paying respects' at Tuam site Mother And Baby Home

Taoiseach to meet Catherine Corless after 'paying respects' at Tuam site

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar told the Dáil today that he made a private visit to Tuam on his way home from a conference in Galway recently.

# abuse - Sunday 2 September, 2018

'It does make you stay awake at night and struggle to sleep, and not want to get up in the morning' Looking Back This post contains videos

'It does make you stay awake at night and struggle to sleep, and not want to get up in the morning'

Ex-Ireland international Noel Hunt on persistent abuse from fans as well as highs and lows at Reading, Leeds and elsewhere in his football career.

# abuse - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: What do the survivors of Catholic Church abuse want from the Vatican? Church Abuse

Explainer: What do the survivors of Catholic Church abuse want from the Vatican?

The papal visit saw many headlines about clerical abuse and about how survivor groups were unhappy with the Church’s response to it.

# abuse - Sunday 26 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Pope to Irish bishops: Way Church confronts abuse 'can offer an example to society as a whole' Cabra Meeting

Pope to Irish bishops: Way Church confronts abuse 'can offer an example to society as a whole'

The pope met with the bishops before heading to the airport.

From TheJournal.ie Coveney says pope has recognised 'magnitude' of abuse but action is now needed Clerical Abuse

Coveney says pope has recognised 'magnitude' of abuse but action is now needed

The Tánaiste said Pope Francis is “clearly angered” by what took place.

From TheJournal.ie Former Vatican official accuses pope of failing to act on abuse by ex-Cardinal Call To Resign

Former Vatican official accuses pope of failing to act on abuse by ex-Cardinal

Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano has called on Pope Francis to resign.

# abuse - Saturday 25 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Pope compared cover up in Church to 'sh*t' in private meeting, abuse survivors say Pope Francis

Pope compared cover up in Church to 'sh*t' in private meeting, abuse survivors say

The pope met a group of eight survivors this evening.

From TheJournal.ie Pope acknowledges Catholic abuse in Ireland but does not apologise to victims in keynote speech Catholic Church This post contains videos

Pope acknowledges Catholic abuse in Ireland but does not apologise to victims in keynote speech

Pope Francis is expected to meet survivors of clerical abuse during his two-day visit.

From TheJournal.ie Varadkar says 'there is much to be done to get justice' for Church abuse survivors Papal Visit This post contains videos

Varadkar says 'there is much to be done to get justice' for Church abuse survivors

In a speech delivered at an event attended by Pope Francis, the Taoiseach spoke about the “dark aspects of the Catholic Church’s history”.

From TheJournal.ie Photos of people who spoke out about Church abuse projected onto Dublin buildings Stand For Truth

Photos of people who spoke out about Church abuse projected onto Dublin buildings

Pope Francis is expected to meet survivors of clerical abuse this weekend.

# abuse - Friday 24 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Nuns among 12 arrested in Scotland over abuse allegations Smyllum Park

Nuns among 12 arrested in Scotland over abuse allegations

Over 10,000 children had passed through the orphanage since it was established in 1864.

# abuse - Monday 20 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Survivors are tired of meaningless apologies': One in Four critical of Pope letter Clerical Abuse

'Survivors are tired of meaningless apologies': One in Four critical of Pope letter

The Pope arrives in Ireland on Saturday.

# abuse - Friday 10 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'We have a duty to keep personal info private': Tusla denies withholding child abuse details from gardaí Justice

'We have a duty to keep personal info private': Tusla denies withholding child abuse details from gardaí

The agency has acknowledged that it is concerned about requirements it has to inform suspects about complaints made to gardaí.

# abuse - Thursday 9 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'I was 13 when the Pope came to Ireland and I was raped by a priest the next year' Opinion

'I was 13 when the Pope came to Ireland and I was raped by a priest the next year'

Colm O’Gorman says he had believed Pope John Paul II when he said he loved the young people of Ireland – but instead, the pope protected his institution, not children.

# abuse - Thursday 2 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Colm O'Gorman: Pope should 'tell the damn truth' about abuse cover-up when he's here Papal Visit

Colm O'Gorman: Pope should 'tell the damn truth' about abuse cover-up when he's here

A demonstration of solidarity with those who have been abused is being organised to coincide with the Pope’s visit.

# abuse - Sunday 29 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Nursing home complaints: Staff member accused of 'physically and emotionally' abusing resident HIQA

Nursing home complaints: Staff member accused of 'physically and emotionally' abusing resident

The allegations are contained in documents released to TheJournal.ie under the Freedom of Information Act.

# abuse - Saturday 28 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Pope Francis orders US bishop accused of sexual abuse to live 'a life of prayer and penance' Allegations

Pope Francis orders US bishop accused of sexual abuse to live 'a life of prayer and penance'

The Holy See’s announcement about McCarrick said that Francis was taking action.

# abuse - Thursday 26 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Putting our shameful past behind us': Mother and baby home forum meets for the first time Tuam Site

'Putting our shameful past behind us': Mother and baby home forum meets for the first time

How to memorialise the past, as well as what health and well-being supports are needed for former residents will be discussed.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí seized a number of 'child sex dolls' in raids today Operation Ketch

Gardaí seized a number of 'child sex dolls' in raids today

It is understood up to 30 homes are being targeted in today’s searches.

# abuse - Sunday 15 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Bus driver, who lost job after requesting CCTV which showed him on phone while driving, reinstated

Bus driver, who lost job after requesting CCTV which showed him on phone while driving, reinstated

The man had requested the footage in order to prove he had been verbally abused by a manager.

# abuse - Saturday 7 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'I reported the teacher who abused me but he was left teaching for three years afterwards' Christian Brothers

'I reported the teacher who abused me but he was left teaching for three years afterwards'

Damian O’Farrell was married with children when he learned that the man who repeatedly abused him when he was 12 was still teaching children.

# abuse - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Australian archbishop gets 12 months for concealing child abuse Adelaide

Australian archbishop gets 12 months for concealing child abuse

But Philip Wilson could avoid jail.

# abuse - Saturday 30 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie UK businessman who targeted neglected girls jailed for abuse in Ireland Louth

UK businessman who targeted neglected girls jailed for abuse in Ireland

The judge said these were “grave offences” and crimes at the most serious level.

# abuse - Sunday 17 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Abused aged 6: 'I was screaming and had to be tied into a buggy with a rope to be brought to school' Limerick

Abused aged 6: 'I was screaming and had to be tied into a buggy with a rope to be brought to school'

Thomas Hogan said that even as a child he knew the clergy ruled and that he couldn’t say anything negative about a Christian Brother.

# abuse - Thursday 14 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Elderly abuse victims are 'most likely to have been targeted by their sons or daughters' Family Issues

Elderly abuse victims are 'most likely to have been targeted by their sons or daughters'

A report has found that the number of men suffering from abuse increases three fold in the over 80s category.

# abuse - Sunday 10 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Abused by three men from the age of six: 'I shut down. All I know is I was crying for my mother' Cork

Abused by three men from the age of six: 'I shut down. All I know is I was crying for my mother'

John Allen first reported the abuse almost 20 years ago but feels he may need to take his case to Europe to get justice.

# abuse - Friday 8 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Man (73) who admitted abusing two sisters will not face retrial for abusing their brother Sexual Abuse

Man (73) who admitted abusing two sisters will not face retrial for abusing their brother

A previous conviction was overturned following a successful appeal.

# abuse - Thursday 7 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Man 'threatened to make personal photos of ex public after beating her up' Plaza Hotel

Man 'threatened to make personal photos of ex public after beating her up'

A judge told Christopher Lenihan he is undoubtedly facing a prison sentence.

1 2 3 4 5