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# allegations - Friday 7 August, 2015

Bill Cosby is about to face some tough questions

He has been ordered to testify in court.

# allegations - Monday 3 August, 2015

Watchdog probes handling of child sex abuse claims against former British prime minister

The issue was referred by Wiltshire Police following allegations made by a retired senior officer.

# allegations - Sunday 2 August, 2015

Doping allegations of top athletes ‘shake the foundation of sport’

A third of medals won in endurance events at the Olympics and World Championships were won by athletes who recorded suspicious tests.

# allegations - Monday 27 July, 2015

Still questions over death of man a day after he arrived in Ibiza

The family want a second post-mortem to take place.

# allegations - Thursday 23 July, 2015

‘Just because people are saying it doesn’t mean it’s true’: Bill Cosby goes on the offensive

His lawyer said: “The sheer volume, or number of people who are saying a particular thing does not make it true.”

# allegations - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Obama weighs in on sexual assault allegations against Bill Cosby

A petition is calling for a presidential honour awarded to Cosby to be revoked.

# allegations - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Mick Wallace claims ‘€15,000 in a bag’ was paid to Nama official

Nama has said the claims will be investigated.

# allegations - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

From The42 FAI consider legal action after claims Ireland players were paid $10k each to go easy on Messi Allegations

FAI consider legal action after claims Ireland players were paid $10k each to go easy on Messi

Newspaper La Nacion alleges that the former president of the Argentine Football Association sanctioned the payments for the 2010 friendly in Dublin.

# allegations - Friday 19 June, 2015

Over 5,000 allegations and one garda dismissed: A look at GSOC’s ‘most turbulent year’

One in three complaints made last year related to abuse of authority.

# allegations - Friday 12 June, 2015

From The42 Jose Aldo’s urine sample was discarded after a random drug test Controversy

Jose Aldo’s urine sample was discarded after a random drug test

Conor McGregor’s upcoming opponent is in hot water following the news.

# allegations - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

From The42 6 reasons why Sepp Blatter had to resign as Fifa President Analysis

6 reasons why Sepp Blatter had to resign as Fifa President

His consistent lack of professionalism and more of the 79-year-old’s significant flaws.

# allegations - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Over 180 new clerical abuse allegations reported in past year

The allegations relate to physical, emotional and sexual abuse committed by members of the clergy between 1950 and 2006.

# allegations - Friday 15 May, 2015

Bill Cosby rambles when asked about sexual assault claims

The comedian seemed lost for words in an awkward interview.

# allegations - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Piers Morgan “sorry to disappoint” everyone who wanted him arrested today

This is his second time being questioned.

# allegations - Sunday 12 April, 2015

Mandate compiling dossier of “incidents of victimisation and intimidation” at Dunnes Stores

The disputes committee of the trade union will meet again tomorrow.

# allegations - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Judge throws out underage sex allegations against Prince Andrew

The two women, claim to be among dozens of women abused by an American financier.

# allegations - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

‘Gerry Adams needs to get real’: Enda and Joan pile pressure on Sinn Féin president

It follows further revelations by the BBC about alleged abuse in the republican movement.

# allegations - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

‘I did what I thought was right at Shannon Airport,’ says Mick Wallace

Clare Daly and Mick Wallace were giving evidence in court today.

# allegations - Friday 27 February, 2015

Bill Cosby asks judge to dismiss 3 accusers’ defamation suit

The women, all of whom have stepped forward in recent years, say Cosby’s representatives publicly branded them as liars.

# allegations - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Prince Andrew speaks out publicly about sex abuse allegations in Davos

The prince reiterated denials that have been made on his behalf by Buckingham Palace, telling business leaders his focus is on his work.

# allegations - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Fans gave Bill Cosby a standing ovation after a show last night

The comedian is facing more sexual assault allegations.

# allegations - Monday 5 January, 2015

Irishman cries as he is granted bail over alleged punch that left brother critical

Their father Oliver said it is great that Barry Lyttle is out of police custody.

# allegations - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Woman making Prince Andrew sex claims says she will not be ‘bullied back into silence’

Yesterday Buckingham Palace said any suggestion of impropriety with minors is “categorically untrue”.

# allegations - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

Gerry Adams says Sinead O’Connor needs to take Sinn Féin abuse allegations to gardaí

The Sinn Féin president was responding to the singer’s claims she was molested by a member of the party when she was a child.

Bill Cosby’s wife: ‘The question should be asked – who is the victim?’

Camille Cosby has suggested that her husband, not the women, is the party being harmed.

# allegations - Monday 15 December, 2014

Bill Cosby breaks his silence after rape allegations in (very) brief interview

He reportedly sounded “upbeat”.

# allegations - Saturday 22 November, 2014

Bill Cosby was applauded by an adoring audience last night

The entertainer has be accused by more than a dozen women of sexual assault.

# allegations - Friday 21 November, 2014

Casinos drop Bill Cosby shows as more and more women allege sexual assault

At least 12 women had made rape and sexual assault allegations against the comic.

# allegations - Thursday 20 November, 2014

Can the PAC interview a whistleblower who says former politicians dodged tax?

The Public Accounts Committee is to seek further legal advice.

# allegations - Saturday 15 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge Bill Cosby stays quiet when asked about rape allegations on US radio Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby stays quiet when asked about rape allegations on US radio

The comedian appeared on NPR this morning.

# allegations - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

Mary Lou says she ‘would walk through the hot coals of hell to protect children’

She added that Maíria Cahill made a brave decision to come forward.

# allegations - Monday 10 November, 2014

What’s all this about a whistleblower, a dossier and some politicians dodging tax?

Everything you need to know about a whistleblower’s claims of tax dodging by some former prominent politicians.

# allegations - Monday 20 October, 2014

‘Despicable’ and ‘mischievous’: Taoiseach and Gerry Adams in war of words

The exchange surrounds the handling of Maíria Cahill’s claims that she was raped by a member of the IRA and then interrogated by the organisation.

Gerry Adams says IRA “failed victims” in how it dealt with sex abuse claims

The Sinn Féin leader writes on his blog that this is a matter of profound regret for him.

# allegations - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Taoiseach says he will meet Maíria Cahill as pressure increases on Sinn Féin

Cahill is calling on Sinn Féin members to come forward about the alleged cover-up of sexual abuse.

Mary Lou: It’s “reprehensible” if IRA carried out own investigation into sexual abuse claims

She was speaking in response to claims by Maíria Cahill.

# allegations - Friday 17 October, 2014

Maíria Cahill: I am not an isolated case

Cahill made the claim this evening. She also made an appeal to Sinn Féin members.

# allegations - Sunday 14 September, 2014

Gardaí STILL cancelling penalty points, says whistleblower

McCabe has handed over evidence to GSOC and has been interviewed at the Ombudsman’s office recently.

# allegations - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Cliff Richard: Sex crime claim ‘completely false’

The search is not believed to be connected to Operation Yewtree.

# allegations - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Amnesty accuses Israeli army of “deliberate attacks” on Gaza health workers

The organisation says that it has received “harrowing descriptions” of the “utterly impossible situation”.

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