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#Sexual Assault

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

Trump slammed by Republican colleagues after mocking Kavanaugh accuser
# Christine Blasey Ford
# Christine Blasey Ford

Trump slammed by Republican colleagues after mocking Kavanaugh accuser

Oct 3rd 2018, 10:20 PM 31,019 Views 108 Comments

His comments were described as “appalling”.

Dublin man who groped woman as she slept at house party jailed for 11 months
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Dublin man who groped woman as she slept at house party jailed for 11 months

Oct 3rd 2018, 6:05 PM 31,641 Views 0 Comments

The married father was unanimously convicted of sexual assault.

'I firmly deny the accusations' - Ronaldo releases statement addressing rape claim
# Sexual Assault
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# Sexual Assault

'I firmly deny the accusations' - Ronaldo releases statement addressing rape claim

Oct 3rd 2018, 4:02 PM 14,579 Views 0 Comments

The Portuguese star has rejected Kathryn Mayorga’s version of events at a Las Vegas hotel in 2009.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Eight life sentences upheld for man jailed for raping mother and daughter 'in every conceivable way'
# Courts
# Courts

Eight life sentences upheld for man jailed for raping mother and daughter 'in every conceivable way'

Oct 2nd 2018, 10:41 PM 53,424 Views 0 Comments

He also pleaded guilty to false imprisonment, attempted rape, aggravated burglary, making threats to kill and aggravated sexual assault.

# sexual-assault - Monday 1 October, 2018

Las Vegas police confirm June 2009 case reopened after Ronaldo calls rape claim 'fake news'
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Las Vegas police confirm June 2009 case reopened after Ronaldo calls rape claim 'fake news'

Updated Oct 1st 2018, 10:21 PM 48,702 Views 0 Comments

A report in German magazine Der Spiegel says Ronaldo made a payment of $375,000 as part of a non-disclosure agreement over the alleged incident.

# sexual-assault - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway: 'I'm a victim of sexual assault'
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway: 'I'm a victim of sexual assault'

Sep 30th 2018, 5:22 PM 35,150 Views 38 Comments

Conway made the disclosure on CNN while defending Trump’s embattled Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

# sexual-assault - Saturday 29 September, 2018

Why Christine Blasey Ford's testimony is both 'extraordinary' and 'typical'
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Why Christine Blasey Ford's testimony is both 'extraordinary' and 'typical'

Sep 29th 2018, 7:00 AM 23,181 Views 53 Comments

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre said a person “may carry out a serious sexual assault without even recognising they have done so”.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 25 September, 2018

'A sexually violent predator': Bill Cosby sentenced to 3 to 10 years in prison
# Prison Time
# Prison Time

'A sexually violent predator': Bill Cosby sentenced to 3 to 10 years in prison

Updated Sep 25th 2018, 7:37 PM 33,704 Views 28 Comments

His defence team has argued he is too frail for prison and that he is not a threat, but prosecutors pointed out he has not expressed remorse for his crime.

'Predators are out there': Three college students report rapes to Cork sexual violence centre
# Cork
# Cork

'Predators are out there': Three college students report rapes to Cork sexual violence centre

Sep 25th 2018, 12:23 PM 23,057 Views 79 Comments

None of the alleged rapes were reported to gardaí – the head of the centre in Cork said this is not surprising.

# sexual-assault - Monday 24 September, 2018

Bill Cosby back in court to face sentencing for sexual assault
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

Bill Cosby back in court to face sentencing for sexual assault

Sep 24th 2018, 11:00 AM 10,380 Views 0 Comments

The 81-year-old faces a maximum potential sentence of 30 years for drugging and molesting Andrea Constand at his Philadelphia mansion.

# sexual-assault - Friday 21 September, 2018

Trump challenges Supreme Court nominee accuser over account of sex attack
# Brett Kavanaugh
# Brett Kavanaugh

Trump challenges Supreme Court nominee accuser over account of sex attack

Sep 21st 2018, 3:28 PM 19,274 Views 88 Comments

Christine Blasey Ford alleges that Brett Kavanaugh drunkenly assaulted her when they were teenagers.

# sexual-assault - Monday 17 September, 2018

Trump stands by Supreme Court nominee after sex assault allegation
# Brett Kavanaugh
# Brett Kavanaugh

Trump stands by Supreme Court nominee after sex assault allegation

Updated Sep 17th 2018, 10:49 PM 46,963 Views 71 Comments

Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the lifetime post would see the balance of the Court swing towards conservatism.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

LA prosecutors don't plan to file sex assault charges in Kevin Spacey and Steven Seagal cases
# Allegations
# Allegations

LA prosecutors don't plan to file sex assault charges in Kevin Spacey and Steven Seagal cases

Sep 5th 2018, 10:21 AM 14,172 Views 0 Comments

Spacey and Seagal are facing potential charges in other cases currently under investigation.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 30 August, 2018

French star Gerard Depardieu faces probe over alleged sexual assault
# Allegations
# Allegations

French star Gerard Depardieu faces probe over alleged sexual assault

Aug 30th 2018, 7:56 PM 14,561 Views 0 Comments

Depardieu “absolutely denies any attack, any rape”, his lawyer Herve Temime said.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 23 August, 2018

New sexual assault complaint against Kevin Spacey filed in LA, prosecutors say
# Allegations
# Allegations

New sexual assault complaint against Kevin Spacey filed in LA, prosecutors say

Aug 23rd 2018, 8:03 AM 19,387 Views 0 Comments

Another investigation was opened in April for a complaint about an alleged assault in 1992 involving a man.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

English man jailed for 20 years after pleading guilty to over 200 sexual assaults
# Essex
# Essex

English man jailed for 20 years after pleading guilty to over 200 sexual assaults

Aug 21st 2018, 2:03 PM 18,896 Views 20 Comments

A number of the offences were recorded by Lee on a camcorder.

# sexual-assault - Monday 20 August, 2018

Leading #MeToo actress paid off man who claimed she sexually assaulted him
# Asia Argento
# Asia Argento

Leading #MeToo actress paid off man who claimed she sexually assaulted him

Aug 20th 2018, 10:50 AM 61,486 Views 0 Comments

Actress Asia Argento was accused of sexual assault by fellow actor Jimmy Bennett in 2013.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 16 August, 2018

Gardaí investigating alleged rape of inmate in Midlands Prison
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Gardaí investigating alleged rape of inmate in Midlands Prison

Aug 16th 2018, 12:04 PM 61,638 Views 81 Comments

The man has given a statement to gardaí.

# sexual-assault - Friday 27 July, 2018

Here are the legal options being considered about sexual consent
# Law Reform
# Law Reform

Here are the legal options being considered about sexual consent

Jul 27th 2018, 12:05 AM 19,724 Views 91 Comments

The Law Reform Commission is examining a number of issues in relation to rape cases.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

Taoiseach says he'll consider law banning convicted sex offenders from using dating apps
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Taoiseach says he'll consider law banning convicted sex offenders from using dating apps

Jul 11th 2018, 3:21 PM 8,381 Views 47 Comments

Leo Varadkar said he would examine the proposal in detail.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

'He's a handsy guy': Guy Pearce suggests he was groped by Kevin Spacey during filming of LA Confidential
# Kevin Spacey
# Kevin Spacey

'He's a handsy guy': Guy Pearce suggests he was groped by Kevin Spacey during filming of LA Confidential

Jul 4th 2018, 10:45 AM 41,184 Views 0 Comments

Since 2017, Hollywood actor Kevin Spacey has faced numerous claims of sexual assault and harassment.

# sexual-assault - Monday 25 June, 2018

Man who repeatedly raped ex-partner and teenage foster daughter jailed for 18 years
# Limerick
# Limerick

Man who repeatedly raped ex-partner and teenage foster daughter jailed for 18 years

Jun 25th 2018, 6:22 PM 29,677 Views 0 Comments

The 37-year-old Limerick man threatened the child’s foster mother with a knife during the night long ordeal.

# sexual-assault - Friday 22 June, 2018

'This is not a trivial offence, but a sexual assault': Female reporter groped during World Cup report
# Me Too
# Me Too

'This is not a trivial offence, but a sexual assault': Female reporter groped during World Cup report

Jun 22nd 2018, 7:03 AM 76,129 Views 139 Comments

Julieth Gonzalez Theran said she was determined to keep doing her job.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Father-of-two pleads guilty to sex attacks on women he met on Tinder
# Dublin
# Dublin

Father-of-two pleads guilty to sex attacks on women he met on Tinder

Updated Jun 19th 2018, 5:32 PM 50,670 Views 0 Comments

Patrick Nevin (36) pleaded guilty at the Central Criminal Court this morning.

# sexual-assault - Sunday 17 June, 2018

A crime hotspot in dire need of more policing or just a horrible coincidence? Inside Shankill and Bray's hectic month
# Thin Blue Line
# Thin Blue Line

A crime hotspot in dire need of more policing or just a horrible coincidence? Inside Shankill and Bray's hectic month

Jun 17th 2018, 10:00 PM 49,720 Views 21 Comments

Murder, sexual assault and gun violence has blighted the area in the last month.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Gardaí appeal for information after woman allegedly sexually assaulted by three men
# Clane
# Clane

Gardaí appeal for information after woman allegedly sexually assaulted by three men

Updated Jun 12th 2018, 7:29 PM 41,711 Views 26 Comments

The alleged attack took place around 1.30am in Clane.

# sexual-assault - Monday 11 June, 2018

Mother and stepfather on trial in Germany after being charged with selling boy online for sex
# Court
# Court

Mother and stepfather on trial in Germany after being charged with selling boy online for sex

Jun 11th 2018, 10:53 AM 22,996 Views 0 Comments

The pair also stand accused of rape, aggravated sexual assault of children, forced prostitution and distribution of child pornography.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Gardaí release Evofit of suspect as they appeal for witnesses to alleged sexual assault
# Harold's Cross
# Harold's Cross

Gardaí release Evofit of suspect as they appeal for witnesses to alleged sexual assault

May 31st 2018, 4:59 PM 23,235 Views 69 Comments

The alleged incident happened on Mount Argus Road, Harold’s Cross, on Sunday 20 May.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Kenneally abuse complaints: Alleged collusion between gardaí and church to be probed
# Bill Kenneally
# Bill Kenneally

Kenneally abuse complaints: Alleged collusion between gardaí and church to be probed

May 29th 2018, 2:36 PM 14,476 Views 0 Comments

The former Waterford sports coach is currently serving a 14 year prison sentence.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

Gardaí investigating after woman allegedly pinned against car and sexually assaulted
# Harold's Cross
# Harold's Cross

Gardaí investigating after woman allegedly pinned against car and sexually assaulted

May 22nd 2018, 9:41 PM 44,843 Views 27 Comments

It is known that the man spoke Spanish.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 17 May, 2018

Man jailed for 18.5 years for 'brutal' attacks and sexual assaults on women
# Hunting Knife
# Hunting Knife

Man jailed for 18.5 years for 'brutal' attacks and sexual assaults on women

May 17th 2018, 8:30 PM 22,171 Views 0 Comments

The premeditated attacks involved a leather belt, a hunting knife, duct tape and cable ties.

Care worker who uploaded video of sexual assault of resident to Facebook sentenced to year in prison
# Court Or Appeal
# Court Or Appeal

Care worker who uploaded video of sexual assault of resident to Facebook sentenced to year in prison

May 17th 2018, 7:31 PM 20,908 Views 0 Comments

Peter Hilliard had pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to two counts of sexual assault at a nursing home in Rathfarnham, Dublin between February 2013 and June 2016.

# sexual-assault - Monday 14 May, 2018

Man who sexually assaulted girls 'targeted them when they were neglected by mother'
# Louth
# Louth

Man who sexually assaulted girls 'targeted them when they were neglected by mother'

May 14th 2018, 6:05 PM 25,170 Views 0 Comments

Teachers became concerned when they saw the man kissing the youngest girl on the lips.

# sexual-assault - Friday 11 May, 2018

Bishop suggests that abortion after rape is 'sometimes far worse' than rape itself
# The Eighth
# The Eighth

Bishop suggests that abortion after rape is 'sometimes far worse' than rape itself

May 11th 2018, 1:29 PM 56,905 Views 252 Comments

The Bishop of Ossory Dr Dermot Farrell expressed concerns that if the Eighth was repealed “it would be difficult to restrict”.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 3 May, 2018

Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski expelled from the film Academy
# Expelled
# Expelled

Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski expelled from the film Academy

May 3rd 2018, 10:50 PM 13,708 Views 0 Comments

The Academy last October also voted to expel disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 1 May, 2018

Man who sexually assaulted friend as she lay asleep jailed for three years
# Courts
# Courts

Man who sexually assaulted friend as she lay asleep jailed for three years

May 1st 2018, 3:01 PM 34,267 Views 9 Comments

The 50-year-old man pleaded guilty to one count of sexually assaulting the woman at her Tipperary home on 7 September 2015.

Manhunt underway after Limerick student attacked by man wearing latex gloves
# Investigation
# Investigation

Manhunt underway after Limerick student attacked by man wearing latex gloves

May 1st 2018, 12:15 PM 34,821 Views 10 Comments

Investigations are ongoing.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 26 April, 2018

'Justice has been done': Victims and prosecutors react to Bill Cosby sex assault conviction
# Convicted
# Convicted

'Justice has been done': Victims and prosecutors react to Bill Cosby sex assault conviction

Apr 26th 2018, 11:00 PM 22,457 Views 0 Comments

Cosby was convicted of drugging and molesting a university employee 14 years ago.

Protests as Spain 'Wolf Pack' acquitted of gang raping woman but jailed for sexual abuse
# Pamplona
# Pamplona

Protests as Spain 'Wolf Pack' acquitted of gang raping woman but jailed for sexual abuse

Apr 26th 2018, 10:05 PM 36,677 Views 0 Comments

The verdicts sparked protests outside the Pamplona courthouse in northern Spain.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

77-year-old avoids jail term for sexually assaulting seven-year-old neighbour
# Courts
# Courts

77-year-old avoids jail term for sexually assaulting seven-year-old neighbour

Apr 25th 2018, 5:23 PM 27,735 Views 12 Comments

The judge suspended an 18-month sentence on strict conditions having noted that he was unlikely to re-offend.