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#Child Abuse

# child-abuse - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Boy at centre of sexual abuse case believes his mother didn't do anything wrong Waterford

Boy at centre of sexual abuse case believes his mother didn't do anything wrong

The 12-year-old said he blames his father, who was convicted of nine counts of raping him when he was six and seven.

# child-abuse - Monday 4 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'Singing priest' will get maximum sentence of two years for raping a boy with a crucifix Courts

'Singing priest' will get maximum sentence of two years for raping a boy with a crucifix

Anthony Walsh (62) committed the offence before the law was changed in 1990

# child-abuse - Friday 1 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Police face misconduct action over handling of Ian Watkins child abuse case Lostprophets

Police face misconduct action over handling of Ian Watkins child abuse case

The singer was sentenced to 35 years in prison in 2013 for a string of child sexual abuse offences.

# child-abuse - Thursday 23 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie "I had looked on him as part of my family" - Man convicted for sexually abusing two young boys Courts

"I had looked on him as part of my family" - Man convicted for sexually abusing two young boys

The man pleaded guilty to three charges of sexual abuse between January 1991 and May 1991.

# child-abuse - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Australian army recruits 'forced to rape each other' Public Inquiry

Australian army recruits 'forced to rape each other'

A public inquiry heard the allegations yesterday.

# child-abuse - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'Singing priest' convicted of sexually abusing a boy after claiming he didn't know him Tony Walsh

'Singing priest' convicted of sexually abusing a boy after claiming he didn't know him

The abuse is alleged to have taken place in the early 1980s, when the boy was aged between 10 and 13 years.

# child-abuse - Sunday 15 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie UK priest accused of sex abuse arrested in Kosovo after five-year search Private School

UK priest accused of sex abuse arrested in Kosovo after five-year search

Laurence Soper faces accusations of abusing five pupils.

# child-abuse - Monday 9 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Man who raped his disabled son to produce child pornography jailed for 20 years Child Abuse Images

Man who raped his disabled son to produce child pornography jailed for 20 years

The judge said that the images mean that the boy’s “indignity lives on”.

From TheJournal.ie Child agency admits it's "aware" of case of alleged sexual abuse at foster home in southwest Tusla

Child agency admits it's "aware" of case of alleged sexual abuse at foster home in southwest

A 19-year-old with intellectual disabilities was left behind after other children were removed from the home following the allegation.

# child-abuse - Sunday 8 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Teenager with intellectual disabilities left in foster home despite allegations of sexual abuse Southwest

Teenager with intellectual disabilities left in foster home despite allegations of sexual abuse

The young person had been living in the home in the Cork/Kerry area since 2003.

# child-abuse - Friday 29 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Children's Referendum opponents say their "worst fears" have been realised Abuse Allegations

Children's Referendum opponents say their "worst fears" have been realised

First Families First, which opposed the Children’s Referendum and the Marriage Referendum, want another referendum.

# child-abuse - Friday 15 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie A social worker's perspective: We need to rethink the way we help vulnerable children Responding To Abuse

A social worker's perspective: We need to rethink the way we help vulnerable children

Behind most of the damage done to children are stories of poverty and inequality, writes Donal O’Malley.

# child-abuse - Monday 11 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Mother sentenced to 24 years in jail for stamping daughter to death Ayeeshia Jane Smith

Mother sentenced to 24 years in jail for stamping daughter to death

The toddler’s injuries were likened to those of a car crash victim.

# child-abuse - Saturday 19 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Kazakhstan to chemically castrate paedophiles Child Abuse

Kazakhstan to chemically castrate paedophiles

The move comes after a spike in child rapes.

# child-abuse - Thursday 3 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Montessori teacher jailed for taking pornographic pictures of a 4-year-old in his care Courts

Montessori teacher jailed for taking pornographic pictures of a 4-year-old in his care

The girl’s parents said the man’s actions would impact them as a family for the rest of their lives.

From TheJournal.ie Police hunt for man who fled court just before being found guilty of child rape Manchester

Police hunt for man who fled court just before being found guilty of child rape

The 37-year-old man fled from court in Manchester while the jury were deliberating on the verdict.

From TheJournal.ie Cardinal says it was 'disastrous coincidence' five paedophile priests preyed on children Clerical Abuse

Cardinal says it was 'disastrous coincidence' five paedophile priests preyed on children

The Vatican’s finance chief was based in the town at a time when dozens of children were being abused.

# child-abuse - Monday 29 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Church 'mucked up' and dismissed paedophilia allegations, cardinal admits No More Silence

Church 'mucked up' and dismissed paedophilia allegations, cardinal admits

Cardinal George Pell told an Australian commission into child sex abuse that the church made “enormous mistakes” in its handling of complaints.

# child-abuse - Friday 22 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Tears in court as mother is found guilty of starving and abusing her children for five years Courts

Tears in court as mother is found guilty of starving and abusing her children for five years

The woman was convicted of choking and attempting to drown one daughter, and trying to hit her two sons with her car.

# child-abuse - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Abused girl (3) found taped up in wardrobe and offered for sex Arizona

Abused girl (3) found taped up in wardrobe and offered for sex

The police chief in Mesa, Arizona said the case “shocks the soul”, and that investigating officers would be given counselling.

# child-abuse - Thursday 14 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie English man jailed for life for "barbaric" murder of his two-week old daughter Florence Mae Collins

English man jailed for life for "barbaric" murder of his two-week old daughter

“It is almost impossible to believe that anyone could subject a tiny baby to such a disgusting attack, let alone her own father.”

# child-abuse - Sunday 10 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Spotlight movie shines light on Catholic Church abuses that are all too familiar Child Abuse

Spotlight movie shines light on Catholic Church abuses that are all too familiar

The new Hollywood movie focuses on the Pulitzer Prize winning investigation carried out by The Boston Globe into the Catholic Church’s cover-up of child-molesting priests.

# child-abuse - Friday 8 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie At least 231 children abused at Catholic boys' choir run by Pope Benedict's brother Regensburger Domspatzen

At least 231 children abused at Catholic boys' choir run by Pope Benedict's brother

George Ratzinger, Benedict’s older brother, ran the famous Regensburg choir from 1964 to 1994.

# child-abuse - Monday 4 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Outrage at closure of only 24-hour service for sexually abused children Children

Outrage at closure of only 24-hour service for sexually abused children

A charity which offers therapy to child victims said those under the age of 14 will not be able to avail of adequate examination and treatment.

From TheJournal.ie Three strikes and life: This is Renua's radical policy on crime Crime

Three strikes and life: This is Renua's radical policy on crime

Renua’s election manifesto includes a measure that would jail some repeat burglars for life.

# child-abuse - Monday 28 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Some Ryan Report recommendations yet to be implemented due to lack of resources Child Abuse

Some Ryan Report recommendations yet to be implemented due to lack of resources

The report was released in May 2009.

# child-abuse - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Verdict for former priest who abused young boys comes with mixed feelings Opinion

Verdict for former priest who abused young boys comes with mixed feelings

Henry Moloney, a former Spiritan priest, has been sentenced to four years in prison, with the final year suspended, for the indecent assault of a schoolboy.

# child-abuse - Thursday 10 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Almost 700 arrests across UK in child abuse images crackdown Vile Industry

Almost 700 arrests across UK in child abuse images crackdown

The arrests followed an operation targeting people looking at online abuse images.

# child-abuse - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie "Devious and calculating predatory paedophile" gets 17-year sentence for rape of boy London

"Devious and calculating predatory paedophile" gets 17-year sentence for rape of boy

Paul Blaikie, 38, had five years added to his jail term for being a “dangerous and manipulative individual” who poses a risk to children.

# child-abuse - Monday 7 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Beating, pinching, deliberate poisoning - 19,000 reports of child abuse made in Ireland every year Child Abuse

Beating, pinching, deliberate poisoning - 19,000 reports of child abuse made in Ireland every year

The largest number of referrals relate to concerns about emotional abuse.

# child-abuse - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie No convictions on over 50 abuse allegations against religious orders Child Abuse

No convictions on over 50 abuse allegations against religious orders

The latest tranche of child protection reviews examines allegations against 20 orders.

# child-abuse - Monday 23 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 'Quite startling': €31m of church property for redress fund yet to be transferred Child Abuse

'Quite startling': €31m of church property for redress fund yet to be transferred

€83 million of donations has been made from congregations since the Ryan Report.

# child-abuse - Friday 13 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie US Secret Service officer accused of sexting girl he thought was 14, while on duty in the White House Robert Lee Moore

US Secret Service officer accused of sexting girl he thought was 14, while on duty in the White House

Robert Lee Moore sent a series of explicit and graphic messages and photos to two undercover federal agents.

# child-abuse - Thursday 12 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Amid speculation, Pat Carey steps down as Fianna Fáil's election chief Allegations

Amid speculation, Pat Carey steps down as Fianna Fáil's election chief

The former minister said he does not know if he is at the centre of a garda investigation into allegations of child abuse.

# child-abuse - Sunday 8 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Death sentence for men who filmed themselves beating boy (13) to death Bangladesh

Death sentence for men who filmed themselves beating boy (13) to death

Four people have been sentenced to death for their part in the brutal assault.

# child-abuse - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Grandfather 'left granddaughter alone in the desert with a loaded gun and told her to shoot any bad guys' Arizona

Grandfather 'left granddaughter alone in the desert with a loaded gun and told her to shoot any bad guys'

Sheriffs say that he ordered a burger and had drinks before making a distress call.

# child-abuse - Monday 14 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Mother charged after being found pushing dead son on park swings Maryland

Mother charged after being found pushing dead son on park swings

The toddler had been left in the swing for two days.

# child-abuse - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Just 8 convictions came from 325 allegations of abuse against priests and brothers Catholic Church

Just 8 convictions came from 325 allegations of abuse against priests and brothers

This comes as part of an investigation into how the Catholic church has dealt with child abuse.

# child-abuse - Monday 7 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Former Dragons' Den star accused of 'sexual activity' with 13-year-old girl Charges

Former Dragons' Den star accused of 'sexual activity' with 13-year-old girl

Douglas Richard is also an adviser to David Cameron.

# child-abuse - Friday 4 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Crèche workers charged with sharing baby "Fight Club" video on Snapchat New Jersey

Crèche workers charged with sharing baby "Fight Club" video on Snapchat

They’re accusing of instigating fights and filming them.