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#Sisters of mercy

# sisters-of-mercy - Friday 10 March, 2017

'Hand over the keys': Pressure builds on religious groups over child abuse reparations

The religious groups say falling property prices are the reason only 14% of the total costs have been paid.

# sisters-of-mercy - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Magdalene Laundries survivors have received €10.3 million in compensation

Justice Minister Alan Shatter told the Dáil that 731 applications have been made under the redress scheme so far.

# sisters-of-mercy - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Christine Buckley will be laid to rest this morning

The justice campaigner will be buried in Shankill after a Funeral Mass in Dublin.

# sisters-of-mercy - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Magdalene protest to take place at Sisters of Mercy office

The protest will involve the signatures of over 1,000 people being gathered on white sheets and displayed at the event.

# sisters-of-mercy - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Shatter: I can't go in a tank and force Magdalene orders to pay compensation

Justice Minister Alan Shatter has said he is disappointed that religious orders implicated in the Magdalene Laundries scandal will not contribute to the compensation fund for survivors.

# sisters-of-mercy - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Vatican criticises nun for her book about sexuality

The Congregation of the Doctrine of the Faith issued a formal censure to the nun for her book which looks at masturbation, homosexuality and divorce.

# sisters-of-mercy - Friday 22 July, 2011

Take 5: Friday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

Sisters of Mercy will not meet with Quinn

The Sisters of Mercy have said they will not attend a meeting with Education Minister Ruairí Quinn this afternoon.

# sisters-of-mercy - Monday 4 July, 2011

Abuse orders cashed in €667million on property deals

The four religious orders who ran the Magdalene Laundries alone made €296million in ten years.

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things to know this morning…