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#Child Protection

# child-protection - Wednesday 16 March, 2011

Man swung his two-month-old baby by the leg

The 26-year-old admits cruelty to his son after the five-minute-long incident.

# child-protection - Monday 14 February, 2011

Shatter outlines FG plan to tag sex offenders

Party intends to introduce tagging within a year of taking office, if it is elected into government.

Poll: Should sex offenders be electronically tagged? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should sex offenders be electronically tagged?

Reports today suggest Fine Gael is in favour of the electronic tagging of sex offenders – is this a necessary child protection measure, or is it a breach of their human rights?

# child-protection - Tuesday 8 February, 2011

Young people urged to consider 'digital identity'

A short film exploring the consequences of sending sexually explicit images – by mobile phone or online – has been aimed at young people.