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#kerry babies

# kerry-babies - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Joanne Hayes set to sue the State over her treatment in Kerry Babies case

She has yet to receive compensation from the State, after receiving a full apology for how her case was handled.

# kerry-babies - Tuesday 25 September, 2018

DNA samples taken in Kerry Babies investigation

Baby John was found dead on a Kerry beach over 33 years ago.

# kerry-babies - Monday 24 September, 2018

'After all these years, Baby John deserves the truth': Gardaí going door-to-door on Valentia Island

Around 20 gardaí are conducting the latest cold case inquiries.

# kerry-babies - Saturday 20 January, 2018

'The Kerry Babies case was a clash of traditional and new modern Ireland'

We talked to sociologist Tom Inglis, who wrote a book on the scandal, about what the Kerry Babies case tells us about Ireland.

'People forgot this baby was stabbed': Why did it take so long to test Baby John's DNA?

Gardaí have said they are determined to find out what happened to the baby boy.

# kerry-babies - Thursday 18 January, 2018

Column: 'The rawness is felt collectively in Kerry, by a people, by a place'

The emotions and memories stirred by the words “The Kerry Babies” is something that cannot be understood in any other county, in any other place.

# kerry-babies - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Leo Varadkar apologises to Joanne Hayes over Kerry Babies scandal

Gardaí had formally apologised yesterday.

There is more than one apology due over the abysmal Kerry Babies saga

But one is all we’re likely to get.

# kerry-babies - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

After 34 years, gardaí have apologised to Joanne Hayes over the Kerry Babies case

Gardáí have appealed to anyone who lived in the area in early 1984 to come forward with any information.

Kerry Babies: An unsolved murder 34 years after Ireland put 'womanhood on trial'

As we wait on a significant announcement from gardaí, we look back at the Kerry Babies case which rocked the country to its core – and became, perhaps, a catalyst for change.

Kerry Babies: DNA breakthrough comes two years after family appeal to have samples tested

A review of the case is to be announced today.

# kerry-babies - Monday 15 January, 2018

Gardaí have obtained a DNA profile of 'Baby John' - one of the Kerry Babies

The case led to a murder trial and a tribunal.

# kerry-babies - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Womanhood on trial: The letters received by the Taoiseach during the Kerry Babies saga

Documents released under the 30-year rule show the public interest in the tragedies.

# kerry-babies - Monday 14 April, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about corruption claims at Bus Éireann, the anniversary of the Kerry Babies case and water charges.

The Kerry Babies: Death, tragedy and scandal, 30 years on

This day 30 years ago, the body of a baby was found on a Kerry beach. Its discovery led to a major moment in Irish social history.