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#Justice Patrick McCarthy

# justice-patrick-mccarthy - Saturday 21 January, 2017

Man jailed and ordered to pay €40,000 for raping his former partner
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Man jailed and ordered to pay €40,000 for raping his former partner

Jan 21st 2017, 7:00 AM 14,272 Views 13 Comments

Justice McCarthy noted the case of businessman Anthony Lyons who was jailed in 2012 for six months and ordered to pay €75,000 in compensation for an offence of sexual assault.

# justice-patrick-mccarthy - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

In Ireland, a man can actually confess to rape and still serve no time in prison
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In Ireland, a man can actually confess to rape and still serve no time in prison

Jul 15th 2015, 6:00 PM 14,318 Views 80 Comments

Yesterday Magnus Meyer Hustveit walked free from court after admitting that he had repeatedly raped his former girlfriend when she was unconscious.

This man was named and shamed as a rapist - but his own country barely noticed
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This man was named and shamed as a rapist - but his own country barely noticed

Jul 15th 2015, 4:46 PM 24,047 Views 14 Comments

Rapists are rarely named in Norway, with the emphasis firmly placed on rehabilitation.