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# harassment - Thursday 11 April, 2019

'I was furious and scared': Sinéad Burke on how being harassed on O'Connell Street inspired her new education campaign

Burke is a campaigner, advocate and academic, and last year became a contributing editor at fashion magazine Vogue UK.

# harassment - Friday 22 March, 2019

Garda investigation underway following claims of online abuse targeting Munster rugby players

A probe into the claims has been ongoing for the past few months.

# harassment - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

Woman who claimed landlord's son called her a 'black c**t' and had tenancy terminated awarded €12k

The woman said she was given notice to quit the property two days after informing the landlord she applied for rent supplement.

# harassment - Sunday 10 March, 2019

Hiding the fact they're gay and being harassed by other residents: People talk about life in Direct Provision

“One of the guys was very annoying and used to harass me, he always tried to touch me.”

# harassment - Monday 17 December, 2018

Dublin blogger and actor accused of online campaign of harassment against CBeebies presenter

Blogger, comedian and actress Frances Winston, 45, is accused of harassing CBeebies star Ferne Corrigan online.

# harassment - Sunday 16 December, 2018

Woman awarded €2k in discrimination case after shop worker told her 'you are only a lesbian' WRC

Woman awarded €2k in discrimination case after shop worker told her 'you are only a lesbian'

The woman claimed the employee also asked her to come outside to fight.

# harassment - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

Angry customers and bullying: Why job stress in Ireland has doubled

Employees in the health sector and public administration experience the highest levels of job stress.

# harassment - Thursday 11 October, 2018

'It's a stark reality': Vast majority of women in Ireland feel vulnerable because of their gender

A new study found that most women don’t feel safe taking the bus.

# harassment - Monday 10 September, 2018

Dublin woman charged over alleged campaign of social media harassment against BBC presenter

The woman is alleged to have used “various social media platforms” to harass the CBeebies presenter.

# harassment - Friday 24 August, 2018

Former Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond denies allegations of sexual misconduct

Police have reportedly been asked to investigate allegations he sexually assaulted two staff members.

# harassment - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Call centre worker sexually harassed by boss awarded €45,000

The woman felt that she had no choice but to resign from her post.

# harassment - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Woman who had photos taken of her by colleague awarded €8,000 WRC

Woman who had photos taken of her by colleague awarded €8,000

The same man asked if the woman eats dogs.

# harassment - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

Trial for Rihanna's former bodyguard, who is accused of harassing garda, delayed

Geoffrey Keating allegedly sent messages to the guard after being given his private phone number.

# harassment - Monday 23 April, 2018

Former priest loses harassment case against shop after claiming he was called a 'paedophile' WRC

Former priest loses harassment case against shop after claiming he was called a 'paedophile'

The man’s claims were dismissed, with the adjudication officer saying they were “greatly lacking in specificity”.

# harassment - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Anxiety, panic attacks and depression: People bullied in work more likely to leave than the bully

The targeted person is usually high performing and often a threat to the bully themselves, writes Stephanie Regan.

# harassment - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

The Presidents Club to close down following sexual harassment claims

The co-organiser of the dinner is reported to have stepped down from his role as non-executive director at the Department for Education over the allegations.

# harassment - Sunday 24 December, 2017

Media firm Vice apologises for 'toxic boy's club' culture

An investigation by The New York Times revealed four settlements against Vice employees for harassment or defamation.

# harassment - Thursday 21 December, 2017

Man accused of harassing Sharon Ní Bheoláin to face court in February

He is also accused of possessing child pornography.

# harassment - Thursday 14 December, 2017

'He threatened to kill me': Salma Hayek alleges years of harassment from 'monster' Harvey Weinstein

She said Weinstein told her “I will kill you. Don’t think I can’t.”

# harassment - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

US author and radio host Garrison Keillor fired over alleged improper behaviour

Weeks previously, Keillor had written in the Washington Post in defence of Al Franken, who was accused of groping his colleague.

# harassment - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Sinn Féin TD says people need 'Minister Joe Duffy' to get action on harassment and bullying claims

“Why, in 2017, must women use the front pages of newspapers to achieve justice and a workplace free of harassment and bullying?”

'I thought that he was going to rape me' - Another woman accuses Republican candidate Roy Moore Sexual Harassment This post contains videos

'I thought that he was going to rape me' - Another woman accuses Republican candidate Roy Moore

Beverly Young Nelson is the fifth woman to make accusations against Roy Moore.

# harassment - Monday 13 November, 2017

George Bush Snr apologises after woman alleges he groped her when she was 16

In a statement on his behalf, it said: “George Bush simply does not have it in his heart to knowingly cause anyone distress.”

# harassment - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Weinstein scandal: The New Yorker publishes three new rape allegations

Harvey Weinstein was fired on Sunday by the Weinstein Company.

# harassment - Monday 9 October, 2017

Harvey Weinstein sacked from own company over sexual harassment claims

Weinstein had come under sustained pressure since allegations about him came to light this week.

# harassment - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

Jealousy, whistleblowing and 18 months of letters: How a garda was found guilty of harassment

Eve Doherty was found guilty of the harassment of Liz Howlin, a State solicitor, yesterday.

# harassment - Monday 17 July, 2017

Women abused and bottles hurled at chaotic German town festival

No arrests had been made over the alleged harassment.

# harassment - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Garda accused of harassing solicitor could not be linked to photograph used on abusive posters

Eve Doherty has been accused of sending insulting and abusive communications to a woman’s mobile phone.

# harassment - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Taoiseach says Minister Regina Doherty 'felt she was being harassed' by blogger

Answering questions in the Dáil today, Leo Varadkar said that it was a “private matter” between the Minister and the academic.

Garda on trial for allegedly harassing her partner's ex wife

Eve Doherty has been accused of sending insulting and abusive communications to a woman’s mobile phone.

# harassment - Monday 10 April, 2017

Children of gardaí subjected to 'horrendous harassment' on social media sites

Middle-ranking gardaí are calling for people who identify them online to be prosecuted.

# harassment - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Facebook is bringing in new measures to crack down on revenge porn

The social media platform can now prevent intimate images from being shared on Facebook, Messenger, and Instagram.

# harassment - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

Assault and burglary account for nearly half the calls received by the Crime Victims Helpline in 2015

40% of people who contacted the helpline were looking for emotional support.

# harassment - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

These floating dog heads show how harassment in virtual reality can be curbed

A game of poker shows how trolling and harassment can be stopped before it happens.

# harassment - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

Instagram is taking action over abusive comments

High-profile users will gain the feature first, but it will be rolled out to all users over the next few months.

# harassment - Thursday 14 July, 2016

Man who made posts online found guilty of harassing Garda sergeant

Sean Carraher was found guilty of posting about 50 messages on two websites.

# harassment - Thursday 23 June, 2016

Why isn't 'revenge porn' illegal in Ireland?

Recent cases have highlighted the gaps in the law around cyber harassment.

# harassment - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Garda harassed female sergeant by sending her card, emails and Facebook request

He had been given numerous warnings from his superiors not to contact her.

# harassment - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Twitter is creating an anti-abuse council to help it curb online bullying

The safety council is made up of more than 40 different organisations to help it stomp out abuse on the platform.

# harassment - Friday 15 January, 2016

Asylum seekers banned from German swimming pool after sexual harassment reports

Authorities denied placing entire groups of people under suspicion, but said the measure was aimed at laying down clear ground rules.

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