# abuse - Yesterday’s News
Patrick O’Brien had been given a 12-year sentence with 9 years suspended for the serial rape of his daughter Fiona Doyle.
# abuse - Tuesday 16 December, 2014
The offers are being linked to whether or not a complaint was made against an abuser.
Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…
# abuse - Sunday 14 December, 2014
The HSE says it has no record of a complaint.
27 of those complaints are redacted.
A higher proportion of calls came from men.
# abuse - Friday 12 December, 2014
It has recommended that clergy be given “psychosexual” training.
Mark Vincent Healy is taking a legal case against the Holy Ghost Fathers.
# abuse - Wednesday 10 December, 2014
Nearly 100 hours of training was given to staff featured in tonight’s exposé in the wake of a HIQA report earlier this year but the Disability Federation says this abuse was nothing to do with training.
# abuse - Friday 5 December, 2014
This comes as part of a wider policy issued today by the HSE.
# abuse - Wednesday 3 December, 2014
# abuse - Monday 1 December, 2014
A number of staff have been placed ‘off-duty’.
Lewys Martin was sentenced to over four years in prison.
# abuse - Saturday 29 November, 2014
Her tweet is going viral around the world today.
# abuse - Thursday 27 November, 2014
Sinn Féin reacted angrily to sex abuse comments made by the Tánaiste.
The TD has hit out at the handling of claims made against the late Domhnall Ó Lubhlaí. She said victims had sought her out for help.
# abuse - Wednesday 26 November, 2014
Ferguson, darkroom tricks, and butter in your coffee.
# abuse - Monday 24 November, 2014
Ten months on from the European Court of Human Rights’ judgement in favour of Louise O’Keeffe, nothing had been forthcoming from the State for survivors.
# abuse - Friday 21 November, 2014
“Eight and 12-year-old children in schools today shouldn’t know who Louise O’Keeffe is”.
# abuse - Monday 17 November, 2014
Gemma Collis and Gemma Collins: similar, but very different.
# abuse - Saturday 15 November, 2014
His refusal to re-enter the Dáil while Mary Lou was staging her sit-in was “silly and bizarre” according to the Sinn Féin leader.
# abuse - Friday 14 November, 2014
Olympic champions spoke out yesterday against convicted rapist Ched Evans.
# abuse - Thursday 13 November, 2014
€110 million was committed by the religious congregations who ran the institutions, Caranua currently has €80 million of the fund.
Cahill also claims the Dublin TD laughed and checked her phone during speeches.
# abuse - Wednesday 12 November, 2014
‘Respond’ will meet with the Government’s Tusla agency next week.
“These are not isolated cases. They are the tip of an iceberg.”
The Justice Minister said Gerry Adams mentioned the fact that people were moved and that suggests he has some information.
# abuse - Monday 10 November, 2014
Users who access child abuse material either mistakenly or deliberately will have their internet access restricted.
Aodhán Ó Riordáin has tweeted a picture of a brown substance smeared across his constituency office door this morning.
# abuse - Sunday 9 November, 2014
Abuse within intimate relationships is complex and can take different forms that simply physical violence – legislation needs to recognise that.
# abuse - Wednesday 5 November, 2014
The ex-United player was part of ITV’s punditry team last night.
# abuse - Tuesday 4 November, 2014
# abuse - Monday 3 November, 2014
Adams said he acknowledges that the IRA was ill-equipped to deal with the issue of abuse.
# abuse - Friday 31 October, 2014
Cahill also says that a letter she wrote to the IRA proves they carried out an investigation.
# abuse - Saturday 25 October, 2014
It was originally hoped that this meeting would take place in September.
# abuse - Wednesday 22 October, 2014
Despite our moral outage to reports of abuse, one in five women and one in six men still experience some level of sexual abuse during childhood.
A Hiqa inspection has found serious failings in child welfare services in the county.
# abuse - Tuesday 21 October, 2014
It is the second case against Iceland Erla Hlynsdóttir has won.
New research says that many families in the UK feel that hosting an au pair is the only way they can meet their childcare needs.