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#Magdalen Laundries

# magdalen-laundries - Monday 27 August, 2018

Marie Collins: Pope was 'not familiar' with Magdalen laundries or industrial schools

The pope was “not clear” on the issues during Saturday’s meeting, Collins said.

# magdalen-laundries - Sunday 8 July, 2018

Flanagan calls for Magdalen survivors of 'adjoining institutions' to contact government over redress

Previously, women who had worked in a laundry but not actually lived there had been denied state compensation.

# magdalen-laundries - Thursday 23 November, 2017

Objections by Department of Justice to Magdalen redress investigation 'disingenuous' - Ombudsman

The Ombudsman has been harshly critical of the Department of Justice in his report published this morning.

# magdalen-laundries - Monday 14 July, 2014

Austerity has 'weakened' the human rights of Ireland's most vulnerable

The State is appearing before a United Nations committee to hear concerns over human rights in Ireland.

# magdalen-laundries - Saturday 28 September, 2013

Magdalene survivors launch oral history of the institutions

The project interviewed survivors who worked and lived in the Magdalene Laundries, as well as relatives and members of the Religious Orders.

# magdalen-laundries - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Column: The Catholic Church owes the women of the Magdalene Laundries

The Catholic Church and the Irish State were both responsible for incarcerating women in the Magdalene Laundries – and so both must pay, writes Anne Ferris TD.

# magdalen-laundries - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

Human Rights Commission: The State failed Magdalene women

The IHRC has assessed the human rights implications for the State of what occurred in the Magdalene Laundries.

# magdalen-laundries - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Magdalenes hope for an apology after a long fight JFM

Magdalenes hope for an apology after a long fight

According to one survivors’ group, Tuesday offers an opportunity to the Government to do “the right thing”.

# magdalen-laundries - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

The Evening with added 'faces badly in need of a fist'

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Report on Magdalen Laundries to be published soon

Justice Minister Alan Shatter said the report will be submitted to him within 10 days.