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#Age of Consent

# age-of-consent - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Teacher who had sex with 16-year-old student she believed was above age of consent is jailed for one year
# Courts
# Courts

Teacher who had sex with 16-year-old student she believed was above age of consent is jailed for one year

Oct 31st 2019, 1:55 PM 70,746 Views 0 Comments

The woman was given a three-year term with the final two suspended.

# age-of-consent - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

France to set legal age of sexual consent at 15
# Consent
# Consent

France to set legal age of sexual consent at 15

Mar 6th 2018, 10:45 PM 44,505 Views 50 Comments

The issue was raised after lawmakers said French laws allowed two men to escape rape charges.

# age-of-consent - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Varadkar says children need to be protected from predators online
# Smartphones
# Smartphones

Varadkar says children need to be protected from predators online

Jan 31st 2018, 10:49 PM 9,340 Views 62 Comments

The digital age of consent in Ireland is 13.

# age-of-consent - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Confirmed: It's going to be illegal to purchase the services of a sex worker
# Outlawed
# Outlawed

Confirmed: It's going to be illegal to purchase the services of a sex worker

Nov 25th 2014, 6:15 PM 35,005 Views 173 Comments

The age of consent is also to remain at 17.

# age-of-consent - Friday 17 October, 2014

Age of consent should stay at 17 but two year leeway suggested
# Underage Sex
# Underage Sex

Age of consent should stay at 17 but two year leeway suggested

Oct 17th 2014, 12:36 PM 17,180 Views 48 Comments

That’s according to a report from the Oireachtas Justice Committee published yesterday.

# age-of-consent - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

RCNI strongly disagrees with lowering the age of consent
# Age Of Consent
# Age Of Consent

RCNI strongly disagrees with lowering the age of consent

Dec 17th 2013, 2:05 PM 9,749 Views 97 Comments

Lowering of the age of consent from 17 to 16 is being discussed by ministers today.

Poll: Should we lower the age of consent in Ireland?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should we lower the age of consent in Ireland?

Dec 17th 2013, 9:34 AM 19,680 Views 142 Comments

Cabinet is expected to discuss lowering the age of consent to sex from 17 to 16. Do you agree with this?

The 9 at 9: Tuesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Dec 17th 2013, 8:45 AM 6,223 Views 8 Comments

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

# age-of-consent - Saturday 2 June, 2012

Poll: Should Ireland lower the age of consent?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Ireland lower the age of consent?

Jun 2nd 2012, 11:00 AM 11,292 Views 74 Comments

It’s reported this morning that the government will next week consider laws reducing the age from 17 to 16. Should it?

# age-of-consent - Thursday 9 June, 2011

Norris issues wide-ranging public letter to clarify stance on issues
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Norris issues wide-ranging public letter to clarify stance on issues

Jun 9th 2011, 9:22 AM 1,253 Views 20 Comments

Senator David Norris attempts to clarify his stance on pederasty and other issues, in light of a reprinted Daily Mail interview.

# age-of-consent - Friday 31 December, 2010

The 9 at 9: New Year’s Eve
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: New Year’s Eve

Dec 31st 2010, 9:04 AM 1,071 Views 0 Comments

Bertie Ahern announces his plans to step down from politics; The government considers lowering the age of consent; and water restrictions are eased in some parts of the country for New Year’s Eve.