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#sexual offences bill

# sexual-offences-bill - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Call for repeal of ban on people with intellectual disabilities having sexual relationships

At present it is a criminal offence for a person to conduct such a relationship with someone with an intellectual disability.

# sexual-offences-bill - Sunday 18 September, 2016

FactCheck: Would a new government bill really decriminalise sex workers?

FactCheck referees a dispute over a controversial new law.

# sexual-offences-bill - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

New laws criminalising people who pay for sex passed the first hurdle

The proposed legislation also includes tough penalties for the grooming of children.

# sexual-offences-bill - Monday 8 June, 2015

'Unnerving' proposal could see sexual abuse victims be questioned by alleged abusers

Social workers say they feel “ethically compromised” by the suggestion.

# sexual-offences-bill - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Calls for new child grooming law to ban online vigilante 'paedophile hunters'

A TD and child protection expert are calling for the legislation to ban vigilante ‘paedophile hunters’.

# sexual-offences-bill - Thursday 27 November, 2014

How will the HSE tackle waiting lists next year?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…