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#Sexual Abuse

# sexual-abuse - Friday 30 April, 2021

'Game of Thrones' actor sues Marilyn Manson for alleged rape and abuse
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'Game of Thrones' actor sues Marilyn Manson for alleged rape and abuse

Apr 30th 2021, 10:38 PM 77,024 Views 0 Comments

Bianco said in a statement she had spoken out to stop Manson “from shattering any more lives”.

# sexual-abuse - Tuesday 27 April, 2021

Jesuits start redress consultation for people abused by Joseph Marmion
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Jesuits start redress consultation for people abused by Joseph Marmion

Apr 27th 2021, 12:28 PM 10,859 Views 0 Comments

Marmion was a teacher at Belvedere College in Dublin from 1969 until 1978.

# sexual-abuse - Tuesday 16 March, 2021

Man (77) who sexually abused three of his granddaughters jailed for 11 years
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Man (77) who sexually abused three of his granddaughters jailed for 11 years

Mar 16th 2021, 4:10 PM 27,447 Views 0 Comments

One of the man’s victims said she feared disclosing the abuse would break up her family.

# sexual-abuse - Thursday 18 February, 2021

Man (58) who raped six-month-old baby to be sentenced next week
# Tipperary
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# Tipperary

Man (58) who raped six-month-old baby to be sentenced next week

Feb 18th 2021, 6:42 PM 49,731 Views 0 Comments

The 58-year-old also produced sexually explicit images of four other children.

# sexual-abuse - Tuesday 9 February, 2021

Man who raped his daughter for 16 years and fathered her child is jailed for 16 years
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Man who raped his daughter for 16 years and fathered her child is jailed for 16 years

Feb 9th 2021, 2:13 PM 61,112 Views 0 Comments

The now 34-year-old woman said every day with her father felt like “a fight to survive”.

# sexual-abuse - Tuesday 2 February, 2021

Evan Rachel Wood accuses Marilyn Manson of 'horrifically' abusing her
# Domestic Abuse
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# Domestic Abuse

Evan Rachel Wood accuses Marilyn Manson of 'horrifically' abusing her

Feb 2nd 2021, 9:55 AM 63,630 Views 34 Comments

The actor said she was “brainwashed and manipulated” by the singer.

# sexual-abuse - Tuesday 26 January, 2021

Father of girl raped by teenage cousin criticises 'chronic' underfunding of child sexual abuse services
# Courts
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# Courts

Father of girl raped by teenage cousin criticises 'chronic' underfunding of child sexual abuse services

Jan 26th 2021, 6:53 PM 31,359 Views 0 Comments

The girl’s father was speaking at the sentencing of his 16 year-old nephew.

# sexual-abuse - Monday 23 November, 2020

Sharing intimate images with intent to harm could carry seven year prison sentence
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# Sexual Abuse

Sharing intimate images with intent to harm could carry seven year prison sentence

Nov 23rd 2020, 5:14 PM 36,276 Views 35 Comments

The new offences deal with the non-consensual distribution of intimate images.

# sexual-abuse - Thursday 19 November, 2020

Gardaí looking into allegations that large number of images of women were shared online without their consent
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# Abuse

Gardaí looking into allegations that large number of images of women were shared online without their consent

Nov 19th 2020, 5:25 PM 83,354 Views 0 Comments

An online messaging platform, Discord, deleted a server and banned users.

# sexual-abuse - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Woman given suspended sentence for sexually abusing girl in Dublin orphanage 50 years ago
# Courts
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# Courts

Woman given suspended sentence for sexually abusing girl in Dublin orphanage 50 years ago

Nov 10th 2020, 10:43 PM 45,097 Views 0 Comments

The case was heard at the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court today.

# sexual-abuse - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

Man given partially suspended sentence for sexually abusing young niece over two-year period
# Courts
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# Courts

Man given partially suspended sentence for sexually abusing young niece over two-year period

Oct 20th 2020, 2:55 PM 25,602 Views 0 Comments

The man was sentenced at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.

# sexual-abuse - Monday 12 October, 2020

Sexual abusers ‘going unchecked’ in Ireland's health service, report claims
# Dignity 4 Patients
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# Dignity 4 Patients

Sexual abusers ‘going unchecked’ in Ireland's health service, report claims

Oct 12th 2020, 2:57 PM 17,608 Views 4 Comments

Dignity 4 Patients raised “grave concerns” ahead of the publications of its annual report tomorrow.

# sexual-abuse - Saturday 12 September, 2020

Speak or Survive: Sexual violence victims still fighting roadblocks to justice
# Road To Reform
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# Road To Reform

Speak or Survive: Sexual violence victims still fighting roadblocks to justice

Sep 12th 2020, 9:30 AM 15,820 Views 9 Comments

Survivors of sexual crimes tell Noteworthy investigation what needs to change to give victims a chance to find a voice, justice – and peace.

# sexual-abuse - Monday 7 September, 2020

Calls to rape crisis helpline increase as service warns of drop in funds due to pandemic
# Rape Crisis Centre
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# Rape Crisis Centre

Calls to rape crisis helpline increase as service warns of drop in funds due to pandemic

Sep 7th 2020, 1:00 AM 8,831 Views 0 Comments

Since restrictions were eased there has been a “significant surge in demand” for the DRCC’s services.

# sexual-abuse - Thursday 20 August, 2020

'My own experience of domestic and sexual violence changed everything about me'
# Women's Aid
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# Women's Aid

'My own experience of domestic and sexual violence changed everything about me'

Aug 20th 2020, 12:26 PM 36,770 Views 39 Comments

Niamh Ní Dhomhnaill has said there is still a lot of stigma when it comes to speaking publicly about domestic and sexual abuse.

# sexual-abuse - Saturday 15 August, 2020

R Kelly’s manager charged with making phone threats to cinema
# Donnell Russell
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# Donnell Russell

R Kelly’s manager charged with making phone threats to cinema

Aug 15th 2020, 8:14 AM 21,111 Views 0 Comments

A threatened shooting forced the cancellation of the screening of a documentary addressing allegations that R Kelly sexually abused women and girls.

# sexual-abuse - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

PSNI arrests 10 people in historical sexual abuse investigation
# Fermanagh
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# Fermanagh

PSNI arrests 10 people in historical sexual abuse investigation

Aug 4th 2020, 3:34 PM 19,191 Views 0 Comments

All 10 people are aged between 63 and 78 and were arrested in Fermanagh, Belfast and Derry.

# sexual-abuse - Monday 20 July, 2020

Man sentenced to 12 years for daily rape and sexual abuse of step-daughter
# Courts
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# Courts

Man sentenced to 12 years for daily rape and sexual abuse of step-daughter

Jul 20th 2020, 5:06 PM 67,909 Views 0 Comments

The man told gardaí that he had abused the girl 120 times or more.

98% increase in people contacting rape crisis centres for support during pandemic
# Covid-19
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# Covid-19

98% increase in people contacting rape crisis centres for support during pandemic

Jul 20th 2020, 11:17 AM 12,659 Views 8 Comments

More than 4,400 contacts were made to six centres from March to June.

# sexual-abuse - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Man jailed for four years over sexual assault and rape of his younger sister
# Connacht
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# Connacht

Man jailed for four years over sexual assault and rape of his younger sister

Jul 14th 2020, 6:05 AM 32,003 Views 0 Comments

Two more brothers have had their sentencing deferred to next January.

# sexual-abuse - Monday 13 July, 2020

Eleven plead not guilty to alleged sexual abuse, exploitation and neglect of four children
# Limerick
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# Limerick

Eleven plead not guilty to alleged sexual abuse, exploitation and neglect of four children

Jul 13th 2020, 5:04 PM 31,162 Views 0 Comments

One of the men is also charged with inappropriately administering medication to one of the alleged victims.

# sexual-abuse - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Man in his 70s charged over historical sex abuse allegations
# Sligo
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# Sligo

Man in his 70s charged over historical sex abuse allegations

Jun 11th 2020, 9:23 AM 28,267 Views 0 Comments

The case relates to incidents which allegedly occurred between 1978 and 1986.

# sexual-abuse - Monday 27 April, 2020

Man who sexually assaulted his son in the 1980s jailed for four and a half years
# Courts
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# Courts

Man who sexually assaulted his son in the 1980s jailed for four and a half years

Apr 27th 2020, 4:30 PM 23,813 Views 0 Comments

The man’s son was seven years old at the time of the abuse.

# sexual-abuse - Sunday 12 April, 2020

'I feel as though I am dead but in a living body': The mental health toll of life as a refugee
# Lebanon
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# Lebanon

'I feel as though I am dead but in a living body': The mental health toll of life as a refugee

Apr 12th 2020, 9:00 PM 23,412 Views 15 Comments

Syrian refugees in Lebanon have shared their experiences with TheJournal.ie.

# sexual-abuse - Saturday 29 February, 2020

'Shame': Walkouts at French Oscars as Roman Polanski wins best director
# Cesar Awards
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# Cesar Awards

'Shame': Walkouts at French Oscars as Roman Polanski wins best director

Feb 29th 2020, 11:59 AM 43,452 Views 66 Comments

Actor Adele Haenel led the walk-out after the 86-year-old director’s win at the César Awards.

# sexual-abuse - Sunday 23 February, 2020

Opinion: “The next government needs to treat the rape epidemic as seriously as the housing and health crises”
# Support System
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# Support System

Opinion: “The next government needs to treat the rape epidemic as seriously as the housing and health crises”

Feb 23rd 2020, 6:01 PM 30,049 Views 21 Comments

Lavinia Kerwick was the first Irish rape survivor to waive her anonymity.

# sexual-abuse - Friday 14 February, 2020

Scouting Ireland arrest: Gardaí believe there are more than 20 alleged sexual abuse victims
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Scouting Ireland arrest: Gardaí believe there are more than 20 alleged sexual abuse victims

Updated Feb 14th 2020, 6:27 PM 44,400 Views 0 Comments

A number of properties were also searched by officers.

# sexual-abuse - Monday 20 January, 2020

Man jailed for six years for sexually abusing his second cousin over 45 years ago
# Offaly
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# Offaly

Man jailed for six years for sexually abusing his second cousin over 45 years ago

Jan 20th 2020, 7:59 PM 36,416 Views 7 Comments

The judge commended the bravery of the woman who came forward to report the abuse.

# sexual-abuse - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Man (70s) receives suspended sentence for sexual abuse of boy in the 1960s
# Courts
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# Courts

Man (70s) receives suspended sentence for sexual abuse of boy in the 1960s

Jan 15th 2020, 4:07 PM 17,570 Views 0 Comments

Gordon Black was aged between 16 and 20 years of age when he molested his victim.

# sexual-abuse - Thursday 26 December, 2019

'If someone hears my name and thinks, that's the guy who was sexually abused, I'm okay with that'
# Interview
# Interview

'If someone hears my name and thinks, that's the guy who was sexually abused, I'm okay with that'

Dec 26th 2019, 8:45 AM 34,080 Views 12 Comments

Richie Sadlier discusses his new book ‘Recovering’ and his long journey towards contentment.

# sexual-abuse - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Two priests who sexually abused deaf children each sentenced to over 40 years in prison in Argentina
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# Sexual Abuse

Two priests who sexually abused deaf children each sentenced to over 40 years in prison in Argentina

Nov 26th 2019, 11:15 AM 22,106 Views 0 Comments

The victims were children and adolescents aged between four and 17.

# sexual-abuse - Thursday 21 November, 2019

There's been an increase in sexual assaults among teens, says Cari
# Children At Risk In Ireland
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# Children At Risk In Ireland

There's been an increase in sexual assaults among teens, says Cari

Nov 21st 2019, 10:29 AM 9,675 Views 25 Comments

“Choking is a massive issue,” among teenagers, psychotherapist Stella O’Malley told RTÉ’s Today with SOR show.

# sexual-abuse - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Government to consider statutory inquiry into Scouting Ireland after victims of sexual abuse speak out
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Government to consider statutory inquiry into Scouting Ireland after victims of sexual abuse speak out

Updated Nov 13th 2019, 1:16 PM 21,699 Views 19 Comments

One victim described his relationship with drugs and alcohol as a result of the abuse.

# sexual-abuse - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

High Court clears way for trial of man accused of sexually abusing relative over 50 years ago to proceed
# Courts
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# Courts

High Court clears way for trial of man accused of sexually abusing relative over 50 years ago to proceed

Oct 16th 2019, 7:42 PM 17,468 Views 0 Comments

The man, who cannot be identified for legal reasons, had sought to halt his prosecution from proceeding.

# sexual-abuse - Saturday 5 October, 2019

'I thought it was my failing': Former footballer Richie Sadlier reveals he was sexually abused as a child
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# Late Late

'I thought it was my failing': Former footballer Richie Sadlier reveals he was sexually abused as a child

Oct 5th 2019, 8:24 AM 68,175 Views 41 Comments

Appearing on RTÉ’s The Late Late Show, the popular broadcaster said for years he blamed himself for what happened.

# sexual-abuse - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

Charity had to 'turn people away' after Belfast rape trial and Pope's visit put pressure on services
# Report
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# Report

Charity had to 'turn people away' after Belfast rape trial and Pope's visit put pressure on services

Oct 2nd 2019, 6:10 AM 10,700 Views 12 Comments

Charity One in Four said it had to close its waiting list last year due to a lack of funding.

# sexual-abuse - Friday 13 September, 2019

Mother to stand trial accused of putting her daughter at risk of sexual abuse by her husband
# Courts
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# Courts

Mother to stand trial accused of putting her daughter at risk of sexual abuse by her husband

Sep 13th 2019, 7:12 AM 38,067 Views 0 Comments

The woman, 28, allegedly knew the man and her child were engaged in “certain sexual activities”.

# sexual-abuse - Friday 6 September, 2019

Christian Brothers to pay outstanding €6.8 million to redress scheme
# Caranua
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# Caranua

Christian Brothers to pay outstanding €6.8 million to redress scheme

Sep 6th 2019, 10:34 PM 17,637 Views 48 Comments

The majority of the money will go to the fund, while €429,000 is to be paid to the National Children’s Hospital.

# sexual-abuse - Saturday 17 August, 2019

How Ireland deals with sex offenders after they're released from prison
# Prevention
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# Prevention

How Ireland deals with sex offenders after they're released from prison

Aug 17th 2019, 12:05 AM 50,275 Views 51 Comments

Experts in the area say their work can face strong opposition from the public but it is vital to ensure offenders do not harm anyone else.

# sexual-abuse - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

'Girls are forced to have sex in exchange for sanitary pads or 50 cents'
# Period Poverty
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# Period Poverty

'Girls are forced to have sex in exchange for sanitary pads or 50 cents'

Jul 23rd 2019, 9:00 PM 75,775 Views 17 Comments

Young female activists are working to improve people’s lives in the largest urban slum in Africa, Kibera.

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