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#Adopted

# adopted - Sunday 17 January, 2021

'Illegitimate children could contaminate the morals of society so had to be hidden and illegally adopted'
# Commission
From TheJournal.ie
# Commission

'Illegitimate children could contaminate the morals of society so had to be hidden and illegally adopted'

Jan 17th 2021, 8:00 AM 32,356 Views 0 Comments

Adopted people and survivors of mother and baby homes say forced adoption was widespread, regardless of what the commission says.

# adopted - Sunday 17 February, 2019

'I felt so humiliated, I burst into tears': Woman questions why she was asked for adoption cert when applying for PSC
# Public Services Card
From TheJournal.ie
# Public Services Card

'I felt so humiliated, I burst into tears': Woman questions why she was asked for adoption cert when applying for PSC

Feb 17th 2019, 8:30 PM 67,083 Views 15 Comments

The woman’s adopted status is not well known and she was unaware she would have to discuss the topic in public.

# adopted - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Man who murdered his adopted baby daughter jailed for 18 years
# Matthew Scully-hicks
From TheJournal.ie
# Matthew Scully-hicks

Man who murdered his adopted baby daughter jailed for 18 years

Nov 7th 2017, 5:24 PM 68,888 Views 68 Comments

Matthew Scully-Hicks was yesterday convicted of murdering his 18-month-old daughter Elsie, just two weeks after formally adopting her.

# adopted - Sunday 18 June, 2017

Adoption in Ireland: 'We're still going through it, we're still carrying the shame'
# Stigma
From TheJournal.ie
# Stigma

Adoption in Ireland: 'We're still going through it, we're still carrying the shame'

Jun 18th 2017, 8:15 AM 12,260 Views 4 Comments

Playwright Noelle Brown, who was born in a mother and baby home, has written a play about her search for her birth mother.

# adopted - Friday 23 December, 2016

This toddler's joyful reaction to finally being adopted will melt your heart
# Forever Family
From The Daily Edge
# Forever Family

This toddler's joyful reaction to finally being adopted will melt your heart

Dec 23rd 2016, 7:45 AM 3,752 Views 1 Comment

D’awwww.

# adopted - Thursday 22 September, 2016

The Icelandic teenager who became one of Ireland's favourite fighting sons
# Adopted
# Adopted

The Icelandic teenager who became one of Ireland's favourite fighting sons

Sep 22nd 2016, 7:30 AM 11,791 Views 2 Comments

“It feels like home to me here.”

# adopted - Monday 25 March, 2013

VIDEO: The Fresh Pup of Bel Air
# Will Sniff
From The Daily Edge
# Will Sniff

VIDEO: The Fresh Pup of Bel Air

Mar 25th 2013, 9:29 AM 880 Views 0 Comments

“In the kennel is where I lived with most of the strays…”

# adopted - Thursday 7 June, 2012

Abandoned tiger cubs adopted by Shar Pei
# Awwww
From The Daily Edge
# Awwww

Abandoned tiger cubs adopted by Shar Pei

Jun 7th 2012, 12:52 PM 4,284 Views 10 Comments

The Siberian cubs are being cared for by a dog after they were abandoned by their mother at a Russian zoo.

# adopted - Thursday 16 February, 2012

In pictures: Bulldog adopts six wild boar piglets in Germany
# Adopted
From The Daily Edge
# Adopted

In pictures: Bulldog adopts six wild boar piglets in Germany

Feb 16th 2012, 7:45 AM 5,390 Views 7 Comments

Baby the bulldog took straight to the wild boar piglets when they were brought in last Saturday.