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#Sexual Assault

# sexual-assault - Sunday 7 August, 2022

Man charged in relation to alleged sexual assault on girl in Antrim
# PSNI
# PSNI

Man charged in relation to alleged sexual assault on girl in Antrim

Updated Sun 10:50 AM 25,221 Views 0 Comments

The man (18) is due to appear before Coleraine Magistrates’ Court tomorrow.

# sexual-assault - Monday 18 July, 2022

Experts call for 'careful consideration' of proposals to cross-examine references in rape trials
# Character References
# Character References

Experts call for 'careful consideration' of proposals to cross-examine references in rape trials

Jul 18th 2022, 12:05 AM 14,135 Views 0 Comments
  • Legal experts say that cross-examining character references could have wider implications for Ireland's courts system.
  • The Government has indicated that it may consider the issue over the next year, Stephen McDermott writes.

# sexual-assault - Friday 15 July, 2022

Scrubs co-executive producer arrested on multiple sexual assault charges
# Eric Weinberg
# Eric Weinberg

Scrubs co-executive producer arrested on multiple sexual assault charges

Jul 15th 2022, 8:16 AM 24,674 Views 0 Comments

Eric Weinberg allegedly approached targeted young women in public places under the guise of being a photographer offering them work.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 14 July, 2022

Kevin Spacey pleads not guilty after being accused of sex attacks
# Not Guilty
# Not Guilty

Kevin Spacey pleads not guilty after being accused of sex attacks

Jul 14th 2022, 10:45 AM 7,089 Views 0 Comments

The 62-year-old appeared at the Old Bailey this morning.

# sexual-assault - Monday 13 June, 2022

Kevin Spacey to appear before London court charged with sexual offences against three men
# UK
# UK

Kevin Spacey to appear before London court charged with sexual offences against three men

Jun 13th 2022, 4:52 PM 8,898 Views 0 Comments

The actor will appear at Westminster Magistrates’ Court at 10am on Thursday.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 8 June, 2022

Harvey Weinstein to be charged with indecent assault against woman in London in 1996
# UK
# UK

Harvey Weinstein to be charged with indecent assault against woman in London in 1996

Jun 8th 2022, 3:56 PM 15,653 Views 0 Comments

The 70-year-old was convicted of rape and sexual assault and jailed for 23 years in the United States in February 2020.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 31 May, 2022

Dublin man jailed for abusing his sister-in-law during the late 1970s
# Court
# Court

Dublin man jailed for abusing his sister-in-law during the late 1970s

May 31st 2022, 4:27 PM 21,015 Views 1 Comment

Aileen Ryan Wright said that while the court process was difficult, she did not regret coming forward.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 26 May, 2022

Former garda jailed for four years for sexual assaults on younger sister
# Courts
# Courts

Former garda jailed for four years for sexual assaults on younger sister

May 26th 2022, 11:01 PM 36,195 Views 0 Comments

The man pleaded guilty to five counts of indecent assault and five counts of unlawful carnal knowledge of his sister.

# sexual-assault - Monday 23 May, 2022

Tipperary boy gets two year detention suspended for sexually assaulting his friend
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Tipperary boy gets two year detention suspended for sexually assaulting his friend

May 23rd 2022, 9:55 PM 49,223 Views 0 Comments

The accused was aged 15 when he sexually assaulted the then 14-year-old girl in a field in Co Tipperary in July 2019.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 19 May, 2022

Man denies sexual assault on shop worker in toilet
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Man denies sexual assault on shop worker in toilet

May 19th 2022, 3:40 PM 23,239 Views 0 Comments

The court heard the prosecution has three witnesses and CCTV evidence.

# sexual-assault - Sunday 15 May, 2022

Gardaí in Limerick investigating alleged sexual assault on girl
# Bruff
# Bruff

Gardaí in Limerick investigating alleged sexual assault on girl

May 15th 2022, 12:20 PM 29,059 Views 0 Comments

The girl was allegedly sexually assaulted by a male who is also a minor.

# sexual-assault - Saturday 14 May, 2022

Man jailed for six months for grabbing teenager by her underwear in Fermoy
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Man jailed for six months for grabbing teenager by her underwear in Fermoy

May 14th 2022, 10:58 AM 38,178 Views 0 Comments

Judge Joanne Carroll said the man had “done a shocking wrong to a young, innocent girl”.

# sexual-assault - Monday 11 April, 2022

Tory MP found guilty of sexually assaulting 15-year-old boy
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Tory MP found guilty of sexually assaulting 15-year-old boy

Apr 11th 2022, 5:40 PM 29,617 Views 0 Comments

Southwark Crown Court heard how Imran Ahmad Khan forced the teenager to drink gin and tonic.

# sexual-assault - Monday 4 April, 2022

Wicklow man who sexually assaulted his best friend jailed for 15 months
# Courts
# Courts

Wicklow man who sexually assaulted his best friend jailed for 15 months

Apr 4th 2022, 6:16 PM 55,010 Views 0 Comments

The man was sentenced to 27 months with the final 12 suspended by the judge.

Jury begins deliberations in trial of four men charged with gang rape of teenage girl
# Courts
# Courts

Jury begins deliberations in trial of four men charged with gang rape of teenage girl

Apr 4th 2022, 5:19 PM 20,975 Views 0 Comments

Justice Tara Burns sent the jury of seven men and five women out to deliberate earlier this afternoon.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 31 March, 2022

Mother acquitted of sexually assaulting her children after lie detector evidence ruled out
# Courts
# Courts

Mother acquitted of sexually assaulting her children after lie detector evidence ruled out

Mar 31st 2022, 5:22 PM 28,713 Views 0 Comments

The Director of Public Prosecution is seeking for the acquittal to be quashed.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 30 March, 2022

Trial of a man accused of sexually assaulting a sleeping woman has opened
# Court
# Court

Trial of a man accused of sexually assaulting a sleeping woman has opened

Mar 30th 2022, 6:54 PM 25,942 Views 0 Comments

The man has pleaded not guilty to one count of sexual assault.

# sexual-assault - Monday 21 March, 2022

Man arrested in Belfast by detectives investigating 'serious' sexual assault of 19-year-old woman
# Sexual Offences
# Sexual Offences

Man arrested in Belfast by detectives investigating 'serious' sexual assault of 19-year-old woman

Mar 21st 2022, 10:18 PM 16,068 Views 0 Comments

The man is being arrested on suspicion of a number of sexual assaults that happened on St Patrick’s Day.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 2 March, 2022

Dublin pensioner accused of rape and sexual assault of child relatives 18 years apart
# Dublin District Court
# Dublin District Court

Dublin pensioner accused of rape and sexual assault of child relatives 18 years apart

Mar 2nd 2022, 5:06 PM 20,999 Views 0 Comments

The man, 66, faced objections to bail after he was charged today.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 16 February, 2022

'His final disgrace': British newspapers react to Prince Andrew settling sex assault lawsuit
# Royal Family
# Royal Family

'His final disgrace': British newspapers react to Prince Andrew settling sex assault lawsuit

Feb 16th 2022, 8:10 AM 56,823 Views 0 Comments

The amount to be paid to Virginia Giuffre and her charity exceeds £12 million (over €14 million), according to reports.

# sexual-assault - Friday 11 February, 2022

Builder spared jail for sex assault on airline attendant
# Court
# Court

Builder spared jail for sex assault on airline attendant

Feb 11th 2022, 2:33 PM 36,362 Views 25 Comments

The Latvian businessman was charged with sexual assault, intoxication, and behaviour likely to cause offence or annoyance.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 9 February, 2022

Man charged with sexual assault of teenage girl in Fermoy
# Courts
# Courts

Man charged with sexual assault of teenage girl in Fermoy

Feb 9th 2022, 1:43 PM 21,519 Views 0 Comments

The judge declined to grant bail in the case.

# sexual-assault - Saturday 5 February, 2022

Junior minister describes allegation of sexual assault at Dublin barracks as 'horrific'
# Defence Forces
# Defence Forces

Junior minister describes allegation of sexual assault at Dublin barracks as 'horrific'

Feb 5th 2022, 2:07 PM 46,389 Views 0 Comments

It is alleged the soldier was assaulted at a barracks in June 2020.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 25 January, 2022

Court rejects State’s bid to jail man who sexually assaulted underage girl he met on Snapchat
# Appeal Denied
# Appeal Denied

Court rejects State’s bid to jail man who sexually assaulted underage girl he met on Snapchat

Jan 25th 2022, 5:08 PM 31,024 Views 0 Comments

The man had pleaded guilty to the offence in 2020.

# sexual-assault - Monday 24 January, 2022

Retired priest accused of assaulting boy over 50 years ago in High Court bid to halt trial
# Courts
# Courts

Retired priest accused of assaulting boy over 50 years ago in High Court bid to halt trial

Jan 24th 2022, 3:50 PM 32,379 Views 0 Comments

The judge adjourned the matter to a date in March.

# sexual-assault - Sunday 23 January, 2022

Gardaí appeal for information over alleged sexual assaults in Sligo town yesterday
# Sligo
# Sligo

Gardaí appeal for information over alleged sexual assaults in Sligo town yesterday

Jan 23rd 2022, 6:41 PM 48,731 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí want to speak with anyone who may have been in the Ballydoogan, Oakfield and Maugheraboy areas of Sligo between 8pm and 10pm yesterday.

# sexual-assault - Monday 3 January, 2022

Prince Andrew accuser Virginia Giuffre's court settlement with Jeffrey Epstein made public
# Virginia Giuffre
# Virginia Giuffre

Prince Andrew accuser Virginia Giuffre's court settlement with Jeffrey Epstein made public

Jan 3rd 2022, 6:07 PM 71,745 Views 0 Comments

Virginia Giuffre settled a lawsuit against Epstein for $500,000 in 2009.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 29 December, 2021

Ghislaine Maxwell found guilty of sex trafficking crimes
# Jeffrey Epstein
# Jeffrey Epstein

Ghislaine Maxwell found guilty of sex trafficking crimes

Dec 29th 2021, 10:10 PM 116,207 Views 0 Comments

The British socialite denied recruiting and grooming young girls to be abused by late financier Jeffrey Epstein.

Prince Andrew’s lawyer argues accuser cannot sue in US as ‘she lives in Australia’
# Virginia Giuffre
# Virginia Giuffre

Prince Andrew’s lawyer argues accuser cannot sue in US as ‘she lives in Australia’

Dec 29th 2021, 7:16 AM 19,834 Views 0 Comments

Virginia Giuffre claims she was trafficked by Jeffrey Epstein to have sex with Andrew when she was aged 17 and a minor under US law.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 14 December, 2021

Prince Andrew’s lawyer argues for sexual civil case against him to be dismissed
# Virginia Giuffre
# Virginia Giuffre

Prince Andrew’s lawyer argues for sexual civil case against him to be dismissed

Dec 14th 2021, 10:45 PM 20,819 Views 0 Comments

The duke’s lawyer claims some of the alleged offences happened beyond the jurisdiction of the New York Child Victims Act.

# sexual-assault - Friday 10 December, 2021

Judge upholds ban on naming public servant on trial for false imprisonment and sexual assault
# Dublin District Court
# Dublin District Court

Judge upholds ban on naming public servant on trial for false imprisonment and sexual assault

Dec 10th 2021, 4:32 PM 22,656 Views 0 Comments

Reporting restrictions giving anonymity to the accused were continued by Judge Treasa Kelly.

# sexual-assault - Monday 29 November, 2021

Man to be sentenced for raping and sexually assaulting teenage girl he invited back to his home
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man to be sentenced for raping and sexually assaulting teenage girl he invited back to his home

Nov 29th 2021, 5:18 PM 39,808 Views 0 Comments

The now 19-year-old woman told the court that he “killed” her that night.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 18 November, 2021

Suspended sentence for man who broke into woman's home and sexually assaulted her in bed
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Suspended sentence for man who broke into woman's home and sexually assaulted her in bed

Nov 18th 2021, 2:00 PM 59,993 Views 87 Comments

Anthony Ferguson broke into the woman’s home in July, 2018.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 11 November, 2021

Man charged in connection with sexual assault in Fermoy
# Cork
# Cork

Man charged in connection with sexual assault in Fermoy

Nov 11th 2021, 12:30 PM 17,431 Views 0 Comments

The man was due before a special sitting of Fermoy District Court this morning.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 3 November, 2021

Civil trial against Prince Andrew set for late 2022
# Virginia Giuffre
# Virginia Giuffre

Civil trial against Prince Andrew set for late 2022

Nov 3rd 2021, 10:44 PM 19,138 Views 0 Comments

Last week, lawyers for the Duke of York asked US District Judge Lewis A Kaplan to throw out civil claims brought by Virginia Giuffre.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 2 November, 2021

Opinion: It took me years to realise I'd been raped - I had never been taught about consent
# Knowhere To Go
# Knowhere To Go

Opinion: It took me years to realise I'd been raped - I had never been taught about consent

Updated Nov 2nd 2021, 12:20 PM 41,016 Views 0 Comments

Ashley Westpheling says she compartmentalised the experience of sexual assault, only realising years later that what had happened was wrong.

# sexual-assault - Friday 22 October, 2021

Security guard jailed for sexual assault of woman in Phoenix Park
# Circuit Criminal Court
# Circuit Criminal Court

Security guard jailed for sexual assault of woman in Phoenix Park

Oct 22nd 2021, 3:44 PM 35,861 Views 0 Comments

Cornel Onofrei pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting the woman in 2018.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 19 October, 2021

Uganda's Serbian head coach found guilty of sexual assault
# Two Charges
From The42
# Two Charges

Uganda's Serbian head coach found guilty of sexual assault

Oct 19th 2021, 4:20 PM 7,737 Views 0 Comments

Milutin Sredojevic has been handed a three-year suspended sentence for the offences, which took place in South Africa last year.

# sexual-assault - Monday 11 October, 2021

Grooming victim hopes more victims will speak out after attacker’s sentence is increased
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

Grooming victim hopes more victims will speak out after attacker’s sentence is increased

Oct 11th 2021, 5:51 PM 21,608 Views 0 Comments

Anthony Smith was told today he would spend three years behind bars for sexual assault and sexual exploitation.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 7 October, 2021

Brighton player released on bail after arrest on suspicion of sexual assault
# Latest
From The42
# Latest

Brighton player released on bail after arrest on suspicion of sexual assault

Oct 7th 2021, 3:29 PM 4,864 Views 0 Comments

A woman was allegedly attacked in Sussex city.

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