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# thalidomide - Thursday 6 May, 2021

Solicitor faces jail term over €120,000 social welfare fraud
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# Courts

Solicitor faces jail term over €120,000 social welfare fraud

May 6th 2021, 5:13 PM 90,177 Views 0 Comments

Herbert Kilcline (60) said he felt entitled to the payments after being excluded from compensation made to victims of Thalidomide.

# thalidomide - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

Thalidomide group welcomes right to discover State documents in 'mother of all battles'
# Compensation
# Compensation

Thalidomide group welcomes right to discover State documents in 'mother of all battles'

Aug 8th 2018, 8:19 PM 12,666 Views 0 Comments

26 people are attempting to bring forward compensation claims against the drug’s manufacturers and others.

# thalidomide - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

Thalidomide makers didn't adequately respond to 'absolute tragedy unfolding in front of them', court hears
# Compensation
# Compensation

Thalidomide makers didn't adequately respond to 'absolute tragedy unfolding in front of them', court hears

Jul 31st 2018, 4:53 PM 14,711 Views 0 Comments

26 people are attempting to bring forward compensation claims against the drug’s manufacturers and others.

# thalidomide - Monday 16 December, 2013

Irish government deliberately didn't issue warning about Thalidomide
# Investigation
# Investigation

Irish government deliberately didn't issue warning about Thalidomide

Dec 16th 2013, 11:00 PM 34,934 Views 38 Comments

A new investigation has found the Irish government issued an ineffective recall of the drug once the devastating side effects became apparent.

# thalidomide - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Thalidomide survivors call for proper compensation
# Health
# Health

Thalidomide survivors call for proper compensation

Feb 2nd 2013, 4:03 PM 7,017 Views 25 Comments

The demand for Minister James Reilly to honour the coalition’s commitment in the Programme for Government comes as German survivors receive an extra €120 million in entitlements per year.

# thalidomide - Friday 28 December, 2012

Govt advised to deal with vaccine damage in the same way as thalidomide compensation
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# 1982

Govt advised to deal with vaccine damage in the same way as thalidomide compensation

Dec 28th 2012, 6:34 AM 4,290 Views 5 Comments

The Secretary to the Government asked, “Why not let the ordinary law apply – as in the case of thalomide.”

# thalidomide - Saturday 1 September, 2012

The Evening Fix: Saturday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Saturday

Sep 1st 2012, 7:54 PM 7,962 Views 0 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

Thalidomide makers issue first ever apology to victims
# Thalidomide
# Thalidomide

Thalidomide makers issue first ever apology to victims

Sep 1st 2012, 12:33 PM 6,549 Views 17 Comments

Campaigners born with serious physical disabilities because of the drug have described the apology as “meaningless” as the company has not admitted any liability.

# thalidomide - Friday 27 July, 2012

Thalidomide makers accused of ignoring birth defect warnings in Australian case
# Thalidomide
# Thalidomide

Thalidomide makers accused of ignoring birth defect warnings in Australian case

Jul 27th 2012, 9:16 AM 2,167 Views 0 Comments

Thalidomide survivor Lynette Rowe is suing German drug maker.

# thalidomide - Monday 9 July, 2012

The Evening Fix: Monday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Monday

Jul 9th 2012, 8:04 PM 12,631 Views 4 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

Irish Thalidomide Association members commence legal actions against State
# Thalidomide
# Thalidomide

Irish Thalidomide Association members commence legal actions against State

Jul 9th 2012, 2:07 PM 3,988 Views 6 Comments

Members have accused the government of “weaselling out of commitments”.