# abuse - Today’s News
# abuse - Friday 24 July, 2015
An emergency order can last for eight days and a barring order for up to three years.
He pleaded guilty to six counts of indecent and sexual assault.
# abuse - Tuesday 21 July, 2015
# abuse - Monday 20 July, 2015
A Clare man will be sentenced next week for raping his partner’s young daughter.
# abuse - Sunday 19 July, 2015
After seven years of volunteering, I’ve learned a few things about young people that are worth sharing.
# abuse - Tuesday 7 July, 2015
During my audience with Pope Francis, I asked for support in providing services to survivors of clerical child sexual abuse and their families. I reissue that request to His Holiness one year on.
# abuse - Friday 3 July, 2015
A new report looks at child protection services in North Dublin.
# abuse - Thursday 2 July, 2015
Former archbishop Richard Burke, who said RTÉ wrongly called him a paedophile, has settled his case
# abuse - Wednesday 1 July, 2015
# abuse - Tuesday 30 June, 2015
He will face sentencing for crimes committed over 30 years ago
# abuse - Monday 22 June, 2015
Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know.
# abuse - Friday 19 June, 2015
This is just one example of elder abuse in Ireland.
# abuse - Monday 15 June, 2015
The abuse includes demands for money, stealing of possessions and withholding money from older people.
# abuse - Tuesday 9 June, 2015
Northern Ireland’s Attorney General found in a report that the Public Prosecution Service was correct in its earlier judgement.
# abuse - Sunday 7 June, 2015
Independent TD Clare Daly recently said that recommendations made by the United Nations have not been met.
# abuse - Thursday 4 June, 2015
Councillor Sharon Tolan received the anonymous message yesterday morning.
The most common form of abuse is neglect and some children suffer horrific physical and sexual abuse before the State is called on to intervene.
# abuse - Saturday 30 May, 2015
The woman has been awarded €13,500 after the European Court of Human Rights ruled she was mistreated during the course of her trial.
# abuse - Thursday 28 May, 2015
The allegations relate to physical, emotional and sexual abuse committed by members of the clergy between 1950 and 2006.
# abuse - Tuesday 26 May, 2015
He appeared in court today.
# abuse - Monday 25 May, 2015
Cahill says her family are considering legal action.
# abuse - Thursday 21 May, 2015
The claim was made by a man who was abused from the age of 11.
# abuse - Wednesday 20 May, 2015
This follows the broadcast of the BBC documentary ‘The Dog Factory’ last night.
# abuse - Monday 18 May, 2015
A witness said she saw the man beat the dog five or six times and heard a “crunching noise”.
The judge said the six-year sentence would be longer if Hewitt was charged at a younger age.
# abuse - Wednesday 13 May, 2015
Police said that the sentence “sends out a strong message” to those involved in the abuse of children.
# abuse - Tuesday 5 May, 2015
Three judges in the High Court delivered their ruling this morning.
# abuse - Saturday 25 April, 2015
Language matters – none of us are perfect human beings and we all fall prey to our unconscious prejudices that we absorb from our environment.
# abuse - Friday 17 April, 2015
Norwich’s automatic promotion hopes took a blow tonight, as they were beaten by Middlesbrough.
# abuse - Friday 3 April, 2015
Until we accept that we have inaccurate perceptions about what kind of person perpetrates sexual violence, it will continue.
# abuse - Wednesday 1 April, 2015
The boy said his father had cut his throat.
# abuse - Tuesday 31 March, 2015
Mary Ellen Campbell attempted to break up an incident involving a couple from Poland.
# abuse - Monday 23 March, 2015
There are parallels between Sinn Féin’s reaction to allegations by Paudie McGahon and Maíria Cahill and the Catholic Church’s pursuit of its own institutional safety.
# abuse - Friday 20 March, 2015
Ashley Brady was given a disabled parking spot after losing her leg in an accident last year.
# abuse - Sunday 15 March, 2015
The list of abusers was given anonymously to the Sinn Féin leader.
# abuse - Saturday 14 March, 2015
Pearse Doherty says claims by Regina Doherty are “scurrilous”.
# abuse - Thursday 12 March, 2015
Meanwhile, a former Sinn Féin TD has denied Paudie McGahon was frisked when he visited his constituency office in 2008.
The Sinn Féin deputy leader has been making her first public comments on the latest abuse claims.
# abuse - Tuesday 10 March, 2015
The Fianna Fáil leader made the comment in the Dáil as new abuse claims will be broadcast on BBC Spotlight this evening.
# abuse - Monday 9 March, 2015
Joseph Hogan was sentenced in court today as Sonia Stokes waived her right to anonymity.