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#Child Abuse

# child-abuse - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie USA Gymnastics doctor pleads guilty to molesting young gymnasts Child Abuse

USA Gymnastics doctor pleads guilty to molesting young gymnasts

Dr Larry Nassar, 54, was charged with molesting seven girls. Olympic gymnasts Aly Raisman, McKayla Maroney and Gabby Douglas said they were among his victims.

# child-abuse - Friday 10 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Mother-of-three forwarded child pornography clip in 'remarkably unusual' case Warning To Friend

Mother-of-three forwarded child pornography clip in 'remarkably unusual' case

The woman said she sent the video to warn a friend about the dangers of leaving her children alone with her boyfriend.

# child-abuse - Thursday 2 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Man jailed for life after murdering partner's two-year-old son in Liverpool Liverpool

Man jailed for life after murdering partner's two-year-old son in Liverpool

Two-year-old Teddy Tilston was in the sole care of Craig Smith when he died.

# child-abuse - Thursday 19 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Nearly 20,000 reports of suspected child abuse were made to Tusla last year Child Abuse

Nearly 20,000 reports of suspected child abuse were made to Tusla last year

This represents a 5% increase from 2015 figures.

# child-abuse - Thursday 20 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Commissioner orders review of sex abuse victim's claims that gardai 'forgot to send file to the DPP' Child Sex Abuse

Commissioner orders review of sex abuse victim's claims that gardai 'forgot to send file to the DPP' Exclusive

TheJournal.ie has been highlighting the woman’s case, which was shelved by gardai for 11 years.

# child-abuse - Saturday 1 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Stolen boys: Life after sexual slavery in Afghanistan Bacha Bazi

Stolen boys: Life after sexual slavery in Afghanistan

Victims who escaped their abusers tell their stories of life after being a child sex slave in Afghanistan.

# child-abuse - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Packers all-time rushing leader charged with child abuse

Ahman Green is charged with punching his daughter in the face.

# child-abuse - Friday 23 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Man sentenced to life imprisonment for murdering his partner's two-year-old son Birmingham

Man sentenced to life imprisonment for murdering his partner's two-year-old son

The boy’s mother pleaded guilty to allowing the death of her son to happen.

# child-abuse - Friday 16 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Former caretaker at GAA ground charged with 144 child sexual abuse offences Longford

Former caretaker at GAA ground charged with 144 child sexual abuse offences

The man appeared before Longford District Court this morning.

# child-abuse - Friday 2 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Man remanded on bail after admitting to possessing thousands of child sex abuse images Limerick

Man remanded on bail after admitting to possessing thousands of child sex abuse images

The man admitted to possessing 2,683 images and 721 movie files in total.

From TheJournal.ie New specially trained garda units to investigate child abuse and domestic violence Protective Services

New specially trained garda units to investigate child abuse and domestic violence

Four new protective services units went live today.

# child-abuse - Thursday 1 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie New website will show clues from child sex abuse cases to help track down paedophiles Retracing Steps

New website will show clues from child sex abuse cases to help track down paedophiles

Europol has shared 20 images of mundane objects that could help track down the perpetrators of child sex abuse.

# child-abuse - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Around 57 people are ringing Ireland's main domestic violence helpline every day Abuse

Around 57 people are ringing Ireland's main domestic violence helpline every day

Almost 4,000 calls were made to the charity reporting child abuse.

# child-abuse - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Inquiry may be launched into case of child abuser Bill Kenneally Basketball Coach

Inquiry may be launched into case of child abuser Bill Kenneally

The former national basketball coach is serving a 14-year sentence for abusing teenage boys in Waterford in the 1980s.

# child-abuse - Monday 24 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Man jailed for five years for orally raping partner's son (7) Wexford

Man jailed for five years for orally raping partner's son (7)

“He went from being a bright child to struggling with school. He has become anxious and nervous.”

# child-abuse - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Crackdown on paedophile ring that uses Whatsapp to share images of child sex abuse Europol

Crackdown on paedophile ring that uses Whatsapp to share images of child sex abuse

Arrests were made across Europe and Latin America.

# child-abuse - Monday 3 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'When I wasn't taking a beating from my old man, I was taking a beating from my brother' Child Abuse

'When I wasn't taking a beating from my old man, I was taking a beating from my brother'

At a recent launch a young man spoke about growing up with abuse.

# child-abuse - Friday 24 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'A monumental cock-up': HSE boss admits Grace case worker still in public service and on a full pension Foster Care

'A monumental cock-up': HSE boss admits Grace case worker still in public service and on a full pension

The Director General of the HSE was before an Oireachtas committee yesterday to correct the record.

# child-abuse - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Girls given drink, drugs and gifts before being forced to have sex with strangers Sheffield

Girls given drink, drugs and gifts before being forced to have sex with strangers

Five people have been found guilty of child sexual exploitation offences in Sheffield.

# child-abuse - Friday 10 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'Hand over the keys': Pressure builds on religious groups over child abuse reparations Moral Obligation

'Hand over the keys': Pressure builds on religious groups over child abuse reparations

The religious groups say falling property prices are the reason only 14% of the total costs have been paid.

# child-abuse - Thursday 9 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Man who posed as Justin Bieber online charged with over 900 child sex offences Australia

Man who posed as Justin Bieber online charged with over 900 child sex offences

The charges include rape, indecent treatment of children and making child exploitation material.

From TheJournal.ie There were 56,000 reports of child abuse in three years Reports

There were 56,000 reports of child abuse in three years

Mattie McGrath said the numbers were “horrifying and deeply disturbing”.

# child-abuse - Sunday 5 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie HSE 'took three years to contact gardaí about Grace report' Grace

HSE 'took three years to contact gardaí about Grace report'

The report was published this week and has details of the potential abuse of a girl with an intellectual disability known as Grace.

# child-abuse - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Abuse survivor Marie Collins resigns from Vatican commission Resistant To Change

Abuse survivor Marie Collins resigns from Vatican commission

Collins said that some members of the Vatican hierarchy were unwilling to make changes.

# child-abuse - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Grace case: 47 children went through foster home where there were abuse concerns Duty Of Care

Grace case: 47 children went through foster home where there were abuse concerns

Two previously unpublished reports about the case have been made public.

# child-abuse - Friday 24 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Archbishop Martin says Connell 'was the one who finally began to realise the extent of the abuse' Catholic Church

Archbishop Martin says Connell 'was the one who finally began to realise the extent of the abuse'

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin referenced the Cardinal’s response to abuse allegations at his funeral today.

# child-abuse - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Man charged with possession of first book to be banned in Ireland in nearly two decades Obscene

Man charged with possession of first book to be banned in Ireland in nearly two decades

He also stands accused of two counts of sexual assault of a boy aged under ten over a decade ago.

# child-abuse - Monday 20 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Right-wing commentator Milo Yiannopoulos at centre of storm over 'child abuse' comments Controversy

Right-wing commentator Milo Yiannopoulos at centre of storm over 'child abuse' comments

He was dropped from the Conservative Political Action Conference, where President Donald Trump is due to speak.

# child-abuse - Monday 6 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'Shocking and indefensible': 1 in 14 priests in Australia accused of child abuse Historic Cases

'Shocking and indefensible': 1 in 14 priests in Australia accused of child abuse

The St John of God Brothers had 40% of its members accused of abuse.

# child-abuse - Thursday 12 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie One of the UK's most-wanted suspected paedophiles has been arrested after a car crash in France Child Abuse Images

One of the UK's most-wanted suspected paedophiles has been arrested after a car crash in France

Stephen Carruthers had been on-the-run for almost three years.

# child-abuse - Monday 5 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'Daddy bit Mummy's face - I was scared': Report gives voice to kids in abusive homes Domestic Abuse

'Daddy bit Mummy's face - I was scared': Report gives voice to kids in abusive homes

A report today highlighted the devastating impact living in an abusive environment can have on every part of a child’s life.

# child-abuse - Friday 2 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Researchers in Cork develop technology that will identify child sexual abuse images online Artificial Intelligence

Researchers in Cork develop technology that will identify child sexual abuse images online

Current systems mean specialists have to view “traumatic and distressing” material.

# child-abuse - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Child therapy provider says pressure on funding is 'intense' and becoming 'unbearable' Funding Demand

Child therapy provider says pressure on funding is 'intense' and becoming 'unbearable'

CARI has said children suffering from sexual abuse may have to wait up to 18 months for therapy, unless funding is increased.

# child-abuse - Monday 28 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'When I heard he was dead, I felt that I could finally breathe': Victim of serial paedophile speaks out on abuse Child Abuse

'When I heard he was dead, I felt that I could finally breathe': Victim of serial paedophile speaks out on abuse

Anne Kelly detailed her experience of abuse from serial paedophile Eamon Cooke on RTÉ Radio this morning.

# child-abuse - Sunday 27 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie FA to investigate child sex abuse allegations Crewe Alexandra

FA to investigate child sex abuse allegations

Four police forces are investigating allegations of historical sexual abuse against children in English football circles as part of a deepening scandal.

# child-abuse - Friday 18 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Management at St Patrick's Cathedral apologise to victims of child rapist Patrick O'Brien Child Rapist

Management at St Patrick's Cathedral apologise to victims of child rapist Patrick O'Brien

The convicted child molester was sentenced to 13 years in prison earlier this month.

# child-abuse - Monday 3 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Romeo and Juliet laws could be introduced in Ireland Consensual

Romeo and Juliet laws could be introduced in Ireland

The law would prevent a sexual act that occurred between individuals who are just a couple of years apart in age being considered a criminal offence.

# child-abuse - Thursday 8 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie "Disturbing evidence" of alleged sexual abuse of children is heard behind closed doors High Court

"Disturbing evidence" of alleged sexual abuse of children is heard behind closed doors

An application will be made to exclude media from courtroom during evidence by gardai.

# child-abuse - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie The Artane Band says it won't be changing its name despite industrial school history Difficult Past

The Artane Band says it won't be changing its name despite industrial school history

A council motion has been tabled calling for it to change.

# child-abuse - Thursday 11 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Man who met victim (13) on dating app jailed for child sex offences in London Child Abuse

Man who met victim (13) on dating app jailed for child sex offences in London

The abuse was discovered when the boy’s sister found an indecent video on his phone.