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#child sexual abuse

# child-sexual-abuse - Thursday 24 May, 2012

One in every 14 Dublin priests accused of child abuse

New figures show details of accusations against ten serial abusers in the diocese – one of whom had 97 allegations against him.

# child-sexual-abuse - Monday 19 December, 2011

Government publishes final sections of damning Cloyne report

The Department of Justice publishes the final extracts of the report into the handling of child sexual abuse allegations in Cloyne.

# child-sexual-abuse - Sunday 18 December, 2011

Diarmuid Martin speaks of anger over clerical child abuse

The Archbishop of Dublin also said he felt isolated over his handling of the abuse scandal, but added: “I make mistakes like anybody else”.

# child-sexual-abuse - Saturday 17 December, 2011

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The Daily Fix: Saturday

In tonight’s Fix: Government support nosedives in new poll; the truth about Christmas shopping; and the year’s most annoying words…

Suspects arrested in Ireland during child pornography crackdown

They are among 269 suspects identified in the Europe-wide operation targeting videos of child sexual abuse.

# child-sexual-abuse - Friday 9 December, 2011

Column: Are Irish children safe now? I don't believe so

Maeve Lewis of abuse survivors’ support group One in Four says new childhood protection legislation is welcome – but of little use without support services to back it up.

# child-sexual-abuse - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

Column: We know the horrific details of clerical abuse - but do we understand why it flourished?

Amnesty International Ireland director Colm O’Gorman explains the responsibility we all have to create a society where abuse can’t exist on an industrial scale, as detailed in the ‘In Plain Sight’ report.

# child-sexual-abuse - Thursday 15 September, 2011

Child sexual abuse support group reports continuing high demand for services

Last year, over 900 people sought the services of One in Four which seeks to help adult survivors of child sexual abuse in Ireland.

# child-sexual-abuse - Tuesday 17 May, 2011

HSE considers cutting all core funding to Rape Crisis Network

The final decision to slash all core funding to the country’s Rape Crisis Network – which would force the current support services offered to victims of rape and sexual abuse to end – has been postponed until August pending a review.

# child-sexual-abuse - Monday 16 May, 2011

Disappointment in 'vague' Vatican recommendations on child abuse measures

While bishops are being told to report priests who abuse children, Vatican letter today falls short of saying an accused priest should be barred from ministry while he is being investigated.

# child-sexual-abuse - Friday 17 December, 2010

Defrocked priest Tony Walsh abused "hundreds" of children

Chapter detailing Walsh’s crimes is published as part of Murphy Report into clerical child sexual abuse in Dublin and reveals him as “classic serial paedophile” who was abusing from when he was a seminarian.