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# claims - Thursday 17 September, 2020

From The42 PSG defender handed six-match ban while Neymar suspended for punch as racism investigation opens Ill-tempered

PSG defender handed six-match ban while Neymar suspended for punch as racism investigation opens

It is alleged that Marseille’s Alvaro Gonzalez used racial slurs, while Angel Di Maria has been accused of spitting.

# claims - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Decision due soon on extending Covid-19 unemployment payment, says minister

As people return back to work, the minister said he will look at the data on the number of claims.

# claims - Monday 30 March, 2020

Debunked: That WhatsApp message with health tips from a doctor in China is false and misleading

A message claiming to be from a friend’s uncle who works in a hospital in China has been circulating lately.

# claims - Monday 17 February, 2020

From The42 Barca deny hiring company to criticise Messi and other players on social media Allegations

Barca deny hiring company to criticise Messi and other players on social media

The Blaugrana have released a statement responding to claims they paid for dozens of accounts to be set up on Facebook and Twitter.

# claims - Thursday 26 September, 2019

Finance Committee to investigate 'rip-off' dual pricing by insurance industry

Sinn Féin TD Pearse Doherty said companies are punishing loyal customers when they renew their policies.

# claims - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Boris Johnson ordered to attend court over claim he knowingly lied during Brexit campaigning

The case relates to the claim that £350 million would be sent to the NHS instead if Britain voted to leave.

# claims - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

From The42 Peter Beardsley leaves Newcastle coaching role after bullying and racism allegations Parting Ways

Peter Beardsley leaves Newcastle coaching role after bullying and racism allegations

The former Magpies striker had denied the claims and took ‘a period of leave’ from his position as U23s coach.

# claims - Friday 25 January, 2019

Over 200 claims made against Bus Éireann School Transport Scheme

The School Transport Scheme transports children who reside in remote areas of the country to and from their nearest school.

# claims - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

Actress Asia Argento denies sexual relationship with underage teen

It was reported that Argento, had paid actor and rock musician Jimmy Bennett $380,000 over the alleged 2013 incident at a Los Angeles hotel.

# claims - Sunday 8 July, 2018

Drivers seeking compo through Personal Injuries Board will have to take a medical under new law

When one or both parties refuse taking medicals, it can result in claimants taking their case to the courts.

# claims - Sunday 10 June, 2018

HSE denies it is 'discriminating against disabled people in Clondalkin'

A local councillor made the claim.

# claims - Monday 1 January, 2018

From The42 Fifa say they attempted to contact whistleblower amid doping in football claims Controversy

Fifa say they attempted to contact whistleblower amid doping in football claims

In an interview to the Associated Press, Grigory Rodchenkov’s lawyer said his client had information that could be of interest.

# claims - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

Judge says that man who had 'passing familiarity with the truth' was part of orchestrated fraud for €240,000 claims

Insurance firm Zurich was awarded costs, likely to run to €20,000 in each case, against all four plaintiffs.

# claims - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

US mother claims that police are investigating whether Kevin Spacey sexually assaulted her son

The family lawyer also told reporters that his client had spoken to Nantucket police, who were investigating.

# claims - Sunday 5 November, 2017

Theresa May's deputy denies that porn was found on his computer

Damian Green says the claim amounts to “unscrupulous character assassination”.

# claims - Monday 30 October, 2017

House of Commons speaker condemns 'disturbing' allegations of culture of sexual harassment at Westminster

Theresa May has ordered an investigation into the behaviour of one minister.

# claims - Monday 23 October, 2017

38 women accuse Hollywood writer and director James Toback of sexual harassment

Toback has denied all the allegations.

# claims - Thursday 19 October, 2017

'I waited 46 years and I'm telling the truth' witness tells Dr Michael Shine trial

Retired surgeon Michael Shine (85) denies eight charges of indecently assaulting teenage boys at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital over a 27-year period.

# claims - Saturday 7 October, 2017

Harvey Weinstein on 'indefinite leave' as film company investigates sexual harassment claims

A New York Times exposé chronicled allegations said to have taken place over the course of decades.

# claims - Monday 28 August, 2017

'We're really cracking down on this': Motor insurance body in favour of tougher powers for prosecuting fraudsters

The Motor Insurance Bureau of Ireland says that one in eight of the claims it processes are ‘suspicious’.

# claims - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

From The42 Dropped England striker Eni Aluko accuses manager of making 'racist' Ebola remark Claims

Dropped England striker Eni Aluko accuses manager of making 'racist' Ebola remark

The Nigerian-born footballer has spoken publicly for the first time since it was revealed she was paid ‘hush money’ by the FA.

# claims - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

'We've seen people diving on the floor' - Brokers want a register of insurance claimants

Jonathan Hehir, Managing Director of the CFM Group says that the idea “needs to happen” as it harms businesses.

# claims - Monday 24 April, 2017

Maternity benefit payments in Ireland are backlogged by 'a number of months'

A Department of Social Protection official has said “it is not possible to give an accurate date” for the process of backlogged maternity claims.

# claims - Friday 3 March, 2017

Jane Fonda reveals she was raped and sexually abused as a child

The 79-year-old actress did not reveal who was responsible for the abuse.

# claims - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Uber executive leaves after claims he failed to disclose sex harassment allegation

The exec has denied he is guilty of any such behaviour.

# claims - Sunday 26 February, 2017

Compensation culture: 'We can’t apply health and safety standards to the great outdoors'

If the Wicklow Way compensation case was successful it would have set a disastrous precedent, writes Andrew Doyle.

# claims - Friday 17 February, 2017

High Court overturns €40,000 damages payout to woman who fell on Wicklow Way

The judge said the woman was genuine, but had been negligent when she fell.

# claims - Saturday 11 February, 2017

Experts are disputing a documentary which says a fire was partly to blame for the Titanic sinking

The documentary has argued that long-hidden photographs showed fire damage on the Titanic’s hull.

# claims - Monday 6 February, 2017

Car crash compensation claim thrown out as judge says evidence was "unbelievable"

The judge also said he found the man to be “guarded and defensive”.

David Beckham emails exposed by hackers who 'demanded £1m'

Beckham’s spokesperson said that the emails had been hacked and doctored.

# claims - Monday 30 January, 2017

Public liability claims against Dublin City Council hit €8.5 million last year

In Fingal, a spokesperson said the figure was over €2.5 million.

# claims - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

From The42 Paul Gascoigne hospitalised following alleged drunken brawl at London hotel Reports

Paul Gascoigne hospitalised following alleged drunken brawl at London hotel

The ex-England footballer was supposedly ‘racially abusing’ customers before the incident.

# claims - Friday 23 September, 2016

FBI confirms it has opened investigation of Brad Pitt

The agency says it has opened an investigation regarding “an aircraft carrying Mr Brad Pitt and his children”.

# claims - Thursday 15 September, 2016

Claims teens were kept in solitary confinement at Oberstown are rejected

The case was heard in court today.

# claims - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Setanta Insurance customers are still waiting to be paid up to €90 million

The Maltese-based firm was wound up in April 2014.

# claims - Thursday 14 July, 2016

Mother who put her children in Tesco trolley which toppled loses €60,000 damages claim

The trolley toppled as the woman left Tesco.

# claims - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Judge dismisses claims that Oscar Pistorius overheard rape and saw hanging while in prison

The judge said that the claims “were not supported by anything concrete”

# claims - Saturday 2 July, 2016

What on earth is going on with motor insurance premiums in Ireland?

A protest took place in Dublin today over the spiralling cost of car insurance premiums here.

# claims - Friday 22 April, 2016

Pistorius family condemn book that alleges athlete beat Reeva Steenkamp

Pistorius will most likely be sentenced in June over his girlfriend’s death.

# claims - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Elton John denies sexual harassment claims from former bodyguard

His lawyer said the claims were “baseless”.

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