# fiona-doyle - Today’s News
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# fiona-doyle - Wednesday 3 February, 2016
Her schedule is demanding, to say the least.
# fiona-doyle - Sunday 27 December, 2015
Canadian-based swimmer Fiona Doyle was the first Irish athlete to qualify for Rio 2016.
# fiona-doyle - Friday 10 July, 2015
The Limerick woman en route to Rio has had a brilliant week in South Korea.
# fiona-doyle - Thursday 9 July, 2015
The Limerick native claimed bronze over over 100 metres on Sunday.
# fiona-doyle - Monday 6 July, 2015
Elsewhere, Ireland won a medal the World University Games while we have an update on Damien Duff’s future.
The 23-year-old claimed third in the 100m Breaststroke at the World University Games after securing an ‘A’ qualification time yesterday.
# fiona-doyle - Wednesday 24 June, 2015
Breda O’Brien was released without charge this afternoon.
# fiona-doyle - Tuesday 14 April, 2015
A cordon and road closures were put in place and a number of nearby houses were evacuated.
# fiona-doyle - Monday 26 January, 2015
Fiona revealed today that her life story is being made into a film.
Patrick O’Brien will now spend another 7 years in jail after it was ruled that his original three year sentence was too lenient.
# fiona-doyle - Monday 19 January, 2015
The 74-year-old’s sentence was revised after the Court of Criminal Appeal ruled that his original three year sentence was too lenient.
# fiona-doyle - Wednesday 17 December, 2014
Patrick O’Brien had been given a 12-year sentence with 9 years suspended for the serial rape of his daughter Fiona Doyle.
# fiona-doyle - Sunday 7 September, 2014
Sexual abuse victim: ‘We can’t fix another’s pain, only witness it. Thank you for being my witness.’
The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre is currently recruiting for volunteers.
# fiona-doyle - Saturday 23 August, 2014
There was disappointment, however, for fellow Irish swimmer Sycerika McMahon.
# fiona-doyle - Saturday 18 January, 2014
The Irish swimmer finished second to Russia’s Yulia Efimova athlete at the World University Games last summer.
# fiona-doyle - Saturday 14 December, 2013
The swimmer produced a fantastic display to finish third today.
Meanwhile, Barry Murphy and Fiona Doyle have qualified for the semi-finals of the European Short Course Swimming Championships.
# fiona-doyle - Saturday 28 September, 2013
A sentence delivered by a judge frustrated by the inconsistent application of sentencing guidelines in Ireland saw Fiona Doyle’s abuser initially walk free from court – even after he admitted to sexually abusing her throughout her childhood.
# fiona-doyle - Sunday 4 August, 2013
Also featuring Gary Player, Joey Barton and Cian Healy.
# fiona-doyle - Saturday 3 August, 2013
The Irish swimmer finished with a time of 31.52 seconds this evening.
# fiona-doyle - Thursday 1 August, 2013
Limerick native Fiona Doyle was a split second off her personal best in the 200 metre breaststroke.
# fiona-doyle - Monday 29 July, 2013
Lithuanian teen Ruta Meilutyte blitzed the field to set a new world record in tonight’s 100m breaststroke semi-finals.
# fiona-doyle - Sunday 28 July, 2013
Winning World University Games silver has only just started to settle in as the Calgary-based swimmer lines up in Barcelona
# fiona-doyle - Tuesday 16 July, 2013
Limerick’s Doyle finished fourth by the smallest of margins in the 50m breaststroke final.
# fiona-doyle - Friday 12 July, 2013
Fiona Doyle set a new Irish senior record as she finished second in today’s 100m breaststroke final.
# fiona-doyle - Wednesday 12 June, 2013
The Wicklow woman, who suffered a decade of abuse at the hands of her father, is backing the findings of a report on sentencing.
# fiona-doyle - Saturday 6 April, 2013
The movement has called for change and more transparency in Ireland’s justice system.
# fiona-doyle - Friday 15 February, 2013
Fiona Doyle said today that she may also pursue her mother in the courts.
# fiona-doyle - Friday 1 February, 2013
# fiona-doyle - Thursday 31 January, 2013
Doyle, whose father was temporarily allowed to walk free after admitting raping her, met Enda Kenny this evening.
# fiona-doyle - Wednesday 30 January, 2013
The crimes committed against Fiona Doyle and Detective Garda Adrian Donohue deserve sufficient punishment – and the pressure needs to be placed back onto criminals, says criminologist John O’Keefe.
# fiona-doyle - Saturday 26 January, 2013
The daughter of Patrick O’Brien, who was first bailed and then jailed for sexually abusing her, gives an emotional interview.
# fiona-doyle - Friday 25 January, 2013
A “vindicated” Fiona Doyle will appear on RTE’s Late Late show this evening to speak about her case.
# fiona-doyle - Thursday 24 January, 2013
The blame does not lie with one judge but with the inconsistency of the Court of Criminal Appeal, writes Aodhán Ó Ríordáin.
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
Patrick O’Brien, who was convicted of raping his daughter Fiona Doyle, had his bail revoked in court today.
Kristel O’Brien spoke of her mother’s ‘heartbreak’ over this week’s controversial sentencing of her rapist and father Patrick O’Brien – who is due back in court this morning.
# fiona-doyle - Wednesday 23 January, 2013
The case is listed for mention at the Central Criminal Court tomorrow where it is believed the DPP will make an application to the court.