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# scandal - Sunday 5 July, 2020

The story behind the scandal that shook US sport
# Sex Abuse
From The42
# Sex Abuse

The story behind the scandal that shook US sport

Jul 5th 2020, 7:15 AM 50,465 Views 4 Comments

Director Jon Shenk speaks about his new documentary ‘Athlete A’ and how a deeply flawed system led to years of sexual abuse in gymnastics.

# scandal - Thursday 28 November, 2019

UK Athletics launches independent review into dealings with Alberto Salazar
# Investigation
From The42
# Investigation

UK Athletics launches independent review into dealings with Alberto Salazar

Nov 28th 2019, 2:23 PM 2,353 Views 2 Comments

Mo Farah’s former coach was banned from athletics for four years in October.

# scandal - Friday 13 September, 2019

Felicity Huffman gets 14 days behind bars in college scam
# FELICITY HUFFMAN
# FELICITY HUFFMAN

Felicity Huffman gets 14 days behind bars in college scam

Sep 13th 2019, 8:47 PM 42,556 Views 31 Comments

Prosecutors are asking for a month in prison, while her lawyers recommend a year of probation.

# scandal - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

Banks offer average of €194,000 to people who lost homes due to tracker mortgage scandal
# Tracker Mortgage
# Tracker Mortgage

Banks offer average of €194,000 to people who lost homes due to tracker mortgage scandal

Jul 16th 2019, 11:00 AM 66,766 Views 83 Comments

There were 99 homes lost as a result of lenders’ failings as well as 216 buy-to-let properties.

# scandal - Sunday 2 June, 2019

Bertie Ahern worried Ireland was 'a laughing stock with our stupid old pencils', so why was e-voting never introduced?
# A Costly Lesson
# A Costly Lesson

Bertie Ahern worried Ireland was 'a laughing stock with our stupid old pencils', so why was e-voting never introduced?

Jun 2nd 2019, 10:00 PM 35,001 Views 99 Comments

The history of e-voting in Ireland is a long, winding, costly saga.

# scandal - Thursday 30 May, 2019

'Unacceptable harm': The scandal that led to a record fine for one of Ireland's pillar banks
# Tracker Scandal
# Tracker Scandal

'Unacceptable harm': The scandal that led to a record fine for one of Ireland's pillar banks

May 30th 2019, 8:57 PM 15,050 Views 55 Comments

Permanent TSB has been fined €21 million for regulatory breaches affecting tracker mortgage customers.

# scandal - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Japan's Olympic Committee chief to step down amid corruption probe
# Tokyo 2020
From The42
# Tokyo 2020

Japan's Olympic Committee chief to step down amid corruption probe

Mar 19th 2019, 10:19 AM 1,908 Views 4 Comments

Tsunekazu Takeda said the decision has ‘nothing to do with the investigation’ and will quit in June.

# scandal - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Second K-pop star quits over growing South Korean sex scandal
# South Korea
# South Korea

Second K-pop star quits over growing South Korean sex scandal

Mar 13th 2019, 12:14 PM 42,900 Views 0 Comments

K-pop is a popular musical genre in South Korea.

# scandal - Friday 1 March, 2019

Explainer: Canadian PM Justin Trudeau is facing a political scandal ... what's it all about?
# Political Crisis
# Political Crisis

Explainer: Canadian PM Justin Trudeau is facing a political scandal ... what's it all about?

Mar 1st 2019, 9:47 AM 20,237 Views 0 Comments

It centres around claims that a former attorney general was inappropriately pressured to prevent a prosecution.

# scandal - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

Russian football stars turn themselves in to police after cafe clash
# Scandal
From The42
# Scandal

Russian football stars turn themselves in to police after cafe clash

Oct 10th 2018, 9:23 PM 5,674 Views 1 Comment

Aleksandr Kokorin and Pavel Mamaev have turned themselves in to the authorities following alleged involvement in an incident on Sunday.

# scandal - Friday 31 August, 2018

Number of sex abuse cases against the Chilean clergy has tripled to 119
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Number of sex abuse cases against the Chilean clergy has tripled to 119

Aug 31st 2018, 10:48 PM 9,947 Views 27 Comments

A total of 167 bishops, priests and lay members of the church are now under investigation for sexual crimes committed since 1960.

# scandal - Saturday 28 July, 2018

Taoiseach and Health Minister asked to explain why Cervical Check cases still ending up in court
# Scandal
# Scandal

Taoiseach and Health Minister asked to explain why Cervical Check cases still ending up in court

Jul 28th 2018, 12:05 PM 14,380 Views 110 Comments

Opposition parties are accusing the Taoiseach and Health Minister of lying.

# scandal - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Northern parties contemplating anti-Brexit alliance to oust Ian Paisley Jr
# Coalition Of The Willing
# Coalition Of The Willing

Northern parties contemplating anti-Brexit alliance to oust Ian Paisley Jr

Jul 26th 2018, 10:53 PM 38,322 Views 41 Comments

The controversial DUP MP is currently the subject of a holiday expenses scandal involving the government of Sri Lanka.

# scandal - Monday 23 July, 2018

'She couldn't stay awake at the end' - Husband speaks of pain of wife's loss following cervical misdiagnosis
# Julie Dingivan
# Julie Dingivan

'She couldn't stay awake at the end' - Husband speaks of pain of wife's loss following cervical misdiagnosis

Jul 23rd 2018, 10:31 PM 93,462 Views 14 Comments

Julie Dingivan passed away in April 2017. The cervical check which missed her cancer diagnosis took place in 2009.

# scandal - Sunday 15 July, 2018

British minister resigns over lewd messages to women
# Scandal
# Scandal

British minister resigns over lewd messages to women

Jul 15th 2018, 3:54 PM 26,393 Views 18 Comments

Andrew Griffiths said he was “deeply ashamed” and would seek professional help.

# scandal - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

Croatia World Cup success shifts spotlight from scandal
# Trouble
From The42
# Trouble

Croatia World Cup success shifts spotlight from scandal

Jul 10th 2018, 9:13 PM 15,482 Views 8 Comments

For the past few weeks Luka Modric’s side have been on everyone’s lips in the country of around four million people.

# scandal - Friday 6 July, 2018

Doctor leading CervicalCheck inquiry now has access to searchable HSE documents
# Scoping Inquiry
# Scoping Inquiry

Doctor leading CervicalCheck inquiry now has access to searchable HSE documents

Jul 6th 2018, 1:36 PM 7,463 Views 8 Comments

Dr Scally said that it had been difficult to obtain information in the format required.

# scandal - Thursday 28 June, 2018

Two more bishops resign in Chile over child sex abuse scandal
# Scandal
# Scandal

Two more bishops resign in Chile over child sex abuse scandal

Jun 28th 2018, 7:49 PM 8,912 Views 79 Comments

Several senior members of Chile’s Catholic Church are accused by victims of ignoring and covering up child abuse by paedophile priest Fernando Karadima.

# scandal - Monday 14 May, 2018

'They found out she was dead so just filed it away': Daughter of woman who died in cervical smear scandal
# CervicalCheck
# CervicalCheck

'They found out she was dead so just filed it away': Daughter of woman who died in cervical smear scandal

May 14th 2018, 10:06 PM 19,605 Views 13 Comments

Grace Rattigan spoke to RTÉ’s Ray D’Arcy about the death of her mother Catherine Reck.

# scandal - Friday 4 May, 2018

Vicky Phelan says HSE has agreed to pay for her clinical trial cancer drug
# Cancer Scandal
# Cancer Scandal

Vicky Phelan says HSE has agreed to pay for her clinical trial cancer drug

May 4th 2018, 5:16 PM 22,340 Views 52 Comments

Vicky Phelan received incorrect smear test results in 2011. She was subsequently diagnosed with cervical cancer in 2014.

# scandal - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

How accurate are the CervicalCheck smear tests?
# Screening
# Screening

How accurate are the CervicalCheck smear tests?

May 2nd 2018, 6:57 PM 16,610 Views 14 Comments

This question was not definitively answered at today’s Oireachtas committee.

English breast screening scandal: Up to 270 women may have had lives shortened over IT error
# Scandal
# Scandal

English breast screening scandal: Up to 270 women may have had lives shortened over IT error

May 2nd 2018, 1:29 PM 12,838 Views 4 Comments

Health Minister Jeremy Hunt said that an independent inquiry is due to take place into the issue.

# scandal - Tuesday 1 May, 2018

Cervical cancer memo to minister states Vicky Phelan case was not a patient safety incident
# CervicalCheck
# CervicalCheck

Cervical cancer memo to minister states Vicky Phelan case was not a patient safety incident

May 1st 2018, 3:40 PM 25,562 Views 69 Comments

17 women whose cases were reviewed as part of an audit into the scheme have died.

# scandal - Thursday 5 April, 2018

World Rugby orders full review of Rugby Europe refereeing and eligibility mess
# Shambles
From The42
# Shambles

World Rugby orders full review of Rugby Europe refereeing and eligibility mess

Apr 5th 2018, 5:26 PM 9,569 Views 29 Comments

An independent committee will be formed on an emergency basis.

# scandal - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Tracker mortgage scandal: Overcharging total expected to reach €700 million
# Lending
# Lending

Tracker mortgage scandal: Overcharging total expected to reach €700 million

Mar 8th 2018, 2:34 PM 10,649 Views 78 Comments

Padraig Kissane said he believes a further 5,000 cases not yet included in the investigation are impacted.

# scandal - Sunday 4 March, 2018

Australia ex-deputy PM airs baby paternity doubts after scandal
# Barnaby Joyce
# Barnaby Joyce

Australia ex-deputy PM airs baby paternity doubts after scandal

Mar 4th 2018, 1:42 PM 35,754 Views 20 Comments

Joyce’s expenses are now under scrutiny.

# scandal - Friday 2 March, 2018

Four men to stand trial in France after horse DNA found in beef burgers in Ireland in 2013
# Scandal
# Scandal

Four men to stand trial in France after horse DNA found in beef burgers in Ireland in 2013

Mar 2nd 2018, 12:54 PM 10,069 Views 0 Comments

Supermarkets across the continent pulled millions of suspect food products from their shelves.

# scandal - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Red Cross says more than 20 staff have left after 'paying for sexual services'
# Scandal
# Scandal

Red Cross says more than 20 staff have left after 'paying for sexual services'

Feb 24th 2018, 12:24 PM 11,563 Views 14 Comments

There is concern that a number of incidents have not been reported, or that reported cases may have been mishandled.

# scandal - Friday 23 February, 2018

Australia deputy PM who had affair with staffer finally bows to pressure and resigns
# Barnaby Gone
# Barnaby Gone

Australia deputy PM who had affair with staffer finally bows to pressure and resigns

Feb 23rd 2018, 7:09 AM 11,129 Views 15 Comments

Barnaby Joyce’s position became untenable when a claim of sexual harassment was made against him.

# scandal - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

Oxfam investigating 26 new cases of sexual misconduct
# Scandal
# Scandal

Oxfam investigating 26 new cases of sexual misconduct

Feb 20th 2018, 12:01 PM 11,261 Views 28 Comments

They were all reported after the latest scandal.

# scandal - Monday 19 February, 2018

Oxfam internal probe 'cannot rule out' possibility Haiti officials hired underage sex workers
# Scandal
# Scandal

Oxfam internal probe 'cannot rule out' possibility Haiti officials hired underage sex workers

Feb 19th 2018, 7:27 AM 8,332 Views 11 Comments

The charity has released a redacted copy of a 2011 internal report into the scandal.

# scandal - Saturday 17 February, 2018

Oxfam chief executive says criticism over prostitution scandal has been 'disproportionate'
# Oxfam Uk
# Oxfam Uk

Oxfam chief executive says criticism over prostitution scandal has been 'disproportionate'

Feb 17th 2018, 4:24 PM 12,463 Views 14 Comments

Chief executive Mark Goldring has repeatedly apologised for failings in the way the charity dealt with claims of sexual misconduct.

# scandal - Thursday 15 February, 2018

Archbishop Desmond Tutu quits as Oxfam ambassador in wake of sex scandal
# Haiti
# Haiti

Archbishop Desmond Tutu quits as Oxfam ambassador in wake of sex scandal

Feb 15th 2018, 4:39 PM 11,892 Views 17 Comments

A statement said he was “deeply disappointed by allegations of immorality”.

Australia bans sex between ministers and their staff after deputy PM's affair
# Scandal
# Scandal

Australia bans sex between ministers and their staff after deputy PM's affair

Feb 15th 2018, 10:26 AM 38,215 Views 51 Comments

Barnaby Joyce is going on leave next week where the Prime Minister wants him to “consider his position”.

# scandal - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Oxfam Ireland emails supporters, promises to 'rebuild trust' after UK staff's Haiti prostitution scandal
# Oxfam Ireland
# Oxfam Ireland

Oxfam Ireland emails supporters, promises to 'rebuild trust' after UK staff's Haiti prostitution scandal

Feb 14th 2018, 9:28 PM 10,282 Views 15 Comments

Oxfam Ireland confirmed that none of its staff were involved in the scandal.

# scandal - Monday 12 February, 2018

Deputy chief executive of Oxfam in the UK resigns over prostitution scandal in Haiti
# Resignation
# Resignation

Deputy chief executive of Oxfam in the UK resigns over prostitution scandal in Haiti

Feb 12th 2018, 3:11 PM 11,451 Views 20 Comments

Penny Lawrence said that she was “desperately sorry” for the harm and distress that had been caused.

# scandal - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Tracker scandal: Just a quarter of PTSB customers who lost homes have appealed
# Compensation
# Compensation

Tracker scandal: Just a quarter of PTSB customers who lost homes have appealed

Feb 6th 2018, 8:01 PM 12,942 Views 22 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty said there was an “onus” on the banks to get in contact with these customers.

# scandal - Friday 19 January, 2018

Pope Francis enrages Chile sex abuse victims as he accuses them of slander
# Scandal
# Scandal

Pope Francis enrages Chile sex abuse victims as he accuses them of slander

Jan 19th 2018, 1:39 PM 30,977 Views 106 Comments

He said that until he sees proof of the sex abuse scandals in Chile, the accusations are “all calumny”.

# scandal - Monday 1 January, 2018

13 extremely important celebrity predictions for 2018
# Scandal
From The Daily Edge
# Scandal

13 extremely important celebrity predictions for 2018

Jan 1st 2018, 6:00 PM 17,623 Views 6 Comments

Feel free to bet on it.

# scandal - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

It gets worse: Central Bank forces lenders to admit 13,600 more tracker victims overcharged
# Scandal
# Scandal

It gets worse: Central Bank forces lenders to admit 13,600 more tracker victims overcharged

Dec 20th 2017, 2:00 PM 44,246 Views 109 Comments

We now know at least 33,700 customers were overcharged and the Central Bank said it had to “relentlessly pursue” lenders in many of these cases.

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