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September 2016 Archives

Excavation to take place at former Tuam mother and baby home

Updated / Sept. 30, 2016 17:11 The tests were requested by the Commission of Investigation into mother and baby homes A preliminary excavation is to take place at the site of a former mother and baby home in Tuam, Co...
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20 years since the last laundry closed in Ireland

September 23, 2016 ,  By  Erica Doyle Higgins & Fiona Audley FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInTumblrDiggEmailWhatsAppShare The last Magdalene Laundry to close in Ireland was this the above on Sean MacDermott Street in Dublin, run by the Sisters of Our Lady of Charity. (Photo:...
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160924 - COMPLAINT - How to be a modern man in Ireland: Irish men on masculinity, feminism and violence -

160924 - COMPLAINT - How to be a modern man in Ireland: Irish men on masculinity, feminism and violence - (No subject) M Mark Vincent Healy [G1] Reply | Today, 02:20 'Press Ombudsman Ireland' ( This message was sent...
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Former TD 'was told cousin abused boys but he said nothing'

Sunday 25 September 2016 Victims of paedophile Bill Kenneally demand inquiry into who knew what about the abuseDamien Tiernan2Abuse : Bill Kenneally, the paedophile and a former basketball coach, pictured in Waterford in 2013. Photo: Dylan VaughanA former Fianna...
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Abuse survivors appealing funding refusal doubles

3 Friday, September 23, 2016Seán McCárthaigh and Conall Ó Fátharta The number of survivors of child abuse in residential institutions who have appealed decisions to refuse them funding under a special assistance scheme financed by religious orders more than doubled...
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2nd Interim Report of the Commission of Investigation

Statement by the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr Katherine Zappone, on receiving the 2nd Interim Report of the Commission of Investigation (Mother and Baby Homes and certain related Matters)16th September 2016 The Commission of Investigation into Mother and...
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Man, 82, charged with historic indecent assaults

0 Wednesday, September 14, 2016Liam Heylin An 82-year-old man from Glanmire, Co Cork, was arrested yesterday and charged with indecently assaulting a boy.Some of the alleged incidents occurred 48 years ago.Sgt Annamarie Guiney arrested Patrick Bassett at the courthouse on...
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Priest charged with indecent assault

1 Wednesday, September 14, 2016Liam Heylin A 72-year-old priest was arrested and charged yesterday with indecently assaulting a boy at a school in Co Cork about 35 years ago.Tadhg O'Dalaigh, aged 72, of Woodview, Mount Merrion Avenue, Blackrock, Dublin, made...
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