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#Abuse

# abuse - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Facebook is bringing in new measures to crack down on revenge porn
# Harassment
# Harassment

Facebook is bringing in new measures to crack down on revenge porn

Apr 5th 2017, 3:04 PM 6,780 Views 3 Comments

The social media platform can now prevent intimate images from being shared on Facebook, Messenger, and Instagram.

# abuse - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Meath man who sexually abused his fiancee's three young daughters jailed for 10 years
# Abuse
# Abuse

Meath man who sexually abused his fiancee's three young daughters jailed for 10 years

Apr 4th 2017, 6:05 AM 27,715 Views 0 Comments

The girls’ mother stood by her partner and destroyed evidence after one daughter confided that she had been raped by the man.

# abuse - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Boy arrested in Chicago after sexual assault of girl was streamed live on Facebook
# Abuse
# Abuse

Boy arrested in Chicago after sexual assault of girl was streamed live on Facebook

Apr 2nd 2017, 8:32 AM 22,507 Views 18 Comments

About 40 people watched the video and didn’t report it to authorities.

# abuse - Friday 24 March, 2017

'A monumental cock-up': HSE boss admits Grace case worker still in public service and on a full pension
# Foster Care
# Foster Care

'A monumental cock-up': HSE boss admits Grace case worker still in public service and on a full pension

Mar 24th 2017, 12:14 PM 21,033 Views 43 Comments

The Director General of the HSE was before an Oireachtas committee yesterday to correct the record.

# abuse - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Jamie Vardy received death threats after Leicester sacked Claudio Ranieri
# Abuse
From The42
# Abuse

Jamie Vardy received death threats after Leicester sacked Claudio Ranieri

Mar 21st 2017, 10:20 AM 3,540 Views 7 Comments

The striker revealed he was on the end of some sickening abuse following the departure of the Ranieri.

# abuse - Friday 17 March, 2017

Tennis coach father cleared of emotionally abusing his daughters
# London
# London

Tennis coach father cleared of emotionally abusing his daughters

Mar 17th 2017, 11:44 AM 15,058 Views 12 Comments

John De’Viana was charged with two counts of child cruelty.

# abuse - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

21 reports of abuse in a month prompts inspection of Dublin disabilities centre
# HIQA
# HIQA

21 reports of abuse in a month prompts inspection of Dublin disabilities centre

Mar 15th 2017, 5:51 PM 8,086 Views 2 Comments

Hiqa inspected Ashington Centre, Dublin 7 after reports of physical and verbal abuse of residents.

# abuse - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Religious groups still owe €1.3 billion for institutional child abuse
# Ryan Report
# Ryan Report

Religious groups still owe €1.3 billion for institutional child abuse

Mar 9th 2017, 2:14 PM 20,534 Views 161 Comments

Education minister Richard Bruton slammed the religious groups in a strongly-worded statement.

# abuse - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

'She sent my child away, I never saw him again': Mother tells how nun told her to 'forget' about child
# Need To Know Why
# Need To Know Why

'She sent my child away, I never saw him again': Mother tells how nun told her to 'forget' about child

Mar 8th 2017, 10:07 PM 26,372 Views 61 Comments

Her baby was buried in Glasnevin, and was told “there’s twenty eight babies on top of him”.

# abuse - Monday 6 March, 2017

HSE 'regrets but understands' why Grace's mother won't accept their apology
# Grace Case
# Grace Case

HSE 'regrets but understands' why Grace's mother won't accept their apology

Mar 6th 2017, 1:54 PM 22,439 Views 44 Comments

“The past nine years have been a living hell for me,” Grace’s mother told RTÉ Investigates.

Litany of errors by child services saw woman's claims of serious sexual abuse 'lost' for over three years
# Mistake Upon Mistake
# Mistake Upon Mistake

Litany of errors by child services saw woman's claims of serious sexual abuse 'lost' for over three years

Mar 6th 2017, 12:05 AM 20,922 Views 31 Comments

The HSE’s child and family services, the precursor to Tusla, also repeatedly sent details of the case to a series of incorrect addresses.

# abuse - Friday 3 March, 2017

Jane Fonda reveals she was raped and sexually abused as a child
# Abuse Claims
# Abuse Claims

Jane Fonda reveals she was raped and sexually abused as a child

Mar 3rd 2017, 8:20 PM 29,962 Views 20 Comments

The 79-year-old actress did not reveal who was responsible for the abuse.

# abuse - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Allegations of abuse about another child at 'Grace' home reported to gardaí in 1996
# Foster Care
# Foster Care

Allegations of abuse about another child at 'Grace' home reported to gardaí in 1996

Mar 1st 2017, 7:45 AM 11,251 Views 20 Comments

The cases of four other service users were formally identified by An Garda Síochána.

Teen who repeatedly kicked his mother in head pleads guilty to dealing cocaine
# Domestic Violence
# Domestic Violence

Teen who repeatedly kicked his mother in head pleads guilty to dealing cocaine

Mar 1st 2017, 6:20 AM 16,945 Views 0 Comments

The youth subjected his mother to a series of serious domestic violence incidents, leaving her fearing for her life.

# abuse - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Grace: The four missed opportunities to make her safe
# Grace
# Grace

Grace: The four missed opportunities to make her safe

Feb 28th 2017, 5:43 PM 20,216 Views 53 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny today announced that a commission of investigation will be set up.

# abuse - Monday 27 February, 2017

'A living hell' - abuse inquiry hears of thousands of lone children shipped abroad by British government
# Inquiry
# Inquiry

'A living hell' - abuse inquiry hears of thousands of lone children shipped abroad by British government

Feb 27th 2017, 11:02 PM 17,757 Views 16 Comments

An estimated 5,000 to 6,000 children from institutions and poor families were shipped to Australia from 1922 to 1967.

# abuse - Sunday 26 February, 2017

Lily Allen trolled and abused on Twitter over her baby son's death
# Trolls
# Trolls

Lily Allen trolled and abused on Twitter over her baby son's death

Feb 26th 2017, 1:42 PM 56,751 Views 95 Comments

She’s temporarily quit over “new levels” of abuse.

Lily Allen has abandoned her Twitter account after abuse over her baby son's death
# Trolls
From The Daily Edge
# Trolls

Lily Allen has abandoned her Twitter account after abuse over her baby son's death

Feb 26th 2017, 10:32 AM 7,686 Views 11 Comments

She’s temporarily quit over “new levels” of abuse.

# abuse - Friday 24 February, 2017

Archbishop Martin says Connell 'was the one who finally began to realise the extent of the abuse'
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Archbishop Martin says Connell 'was the one who finally began to realise the extent of the abuse'

Feb 24th 2017, 12:05 PM 12,426 Views 49 Comments

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin referenced the Cardinal’s response to abuse allegations at his funeral today.

# abuse - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

Man found with video showing sexual abuse of five-year-old girl asks judge to spare him jail
# Courts
# Courts

Man found with video showing sexual abuse of five-year-old girl asks judge to spare him jail

Feb 7th 2017, 4:11 PM 32,551 Views 0 Comments

31-year-old Michael Flanagan’s defence said he had started downloading such material after the breakup of a long-term relationship.

# abuse - Monday 6 February, 2017

'Shocking and indefensible': 1 in 14 priests in Australia accused of child abuse
# Historic Cases
# Historic Cases

'Shocking and indefensible': 1 in 14 priests in Australia accused of child abuse

Feb 6th 2017, 7:30 AM 15,591 Views 160 Comments

The St John of God Brothers had 40% of its members accused of abuse.

# abuse - Monday 23 January, 2017

Court hears father would leave £50 on his daughter's bedside locker after sexually abusing her
# Offaly
# Offaly

Court hears father would leave £50 on his daughter's bedside locker after sexually abusing her

Jan 23rd 2017, 6:30 PM 34,174 Views 0 Comments

The man apologised in court for not admitting to abusing his daughter when she was aged between 10-12 years old.

# abuse - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

Leitrim man jailed for abusing boy from the age of nine
# Courts
# Courts

Leitrim man jailed for abusing boy from the age of nine

Jan 11th 2017, 5:50 PM 23,955 Views 8 Comments

The abuse lasted for eight years.

# abuse - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

Elderly care patient discovered 'lying on the bedroom floor covered in urine and faeces'
# HIQA
# HIQA

Elderly care patient discovered 'lying on the bedroom floor covered in urine and faeces'

Dec 28th 2016, 6:30 AM 27,884 Views 34 Comments

Records released detail complaints received by Hiqa in relation to nursing homes.

# abuse - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

Breakdown: The 10 most valuable properties the Catholic Church handed over after Ryan Report
# Abuse
# Abuse

Breakdown: The 10 most valuable properties the Catholic Church handed over after Ryan Report

Dec 27th 2016, 10:16 PM 38,129 Views 50 Comments

Religious orders still owe almost €15 million to a fund for abuse survivors.

# abuse - Thursday 8 December, 2016

'He called my son a monkey and black b****rd': Rise in reports of racist incidents
# Discrimination
# Discrimination

'He called my son a monkey and black b****rd': Rise in reports of racist incidents

Dec 8th 2016, 11:45 AM 21,512 Views 126 Comments

In one reported incident, children were sprayed with bleach by other kids in their neighbourhood.

# abuse - Saturday 3 December, 2016

'Being a domestic violence victim is nothing to be ashamed of'
# Bearing Witness
# Bearing Witness

'Being a domestic violence victim is nothing to be ashamed of'

Dec 3rd 2016, 8:00 PM 17,549 Views 31 Comments

Many domestic violence victims go through it alone: A woman domesticly abused by her husband gives her perspective

# abuse - Thursday 1 December, 2016

'Neighbours told me she was being beaten but he had her programmed to deny it'
# Bearing Witness
# Bearing Witness

'Neighbours told me she was being beaten but he had her programmed to deny it'

Dec 1st 2016, 8:00 PM 37,118 Views 42 Comments

Two perspectives on an abusive relationship: from a witness, and from a survivor.

# abuse - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

‘She wanted to do hairdressing. She would get along with anyone.'
# Bearing Witness
# Bearing Witness

‘She wanted to do hairdressing. She would get along with anyone.'

Nov 30th 2016, 8:00 PM 54,443 Views 2 Comments

The brother of a woman murdered by her ex-boyfriend gives his perspective.

# abuse - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

'I remember thinking, I'm gonna die. And nobody helped.’
# Bearing Witness
# Bearing Witness

'I remember thinking, I'm gonna die. And nobody helped.’

Nov 29th 2016, 8:00 PM 33,002 Views 4 Comments

Two perspectives on an abusive relationship: from a survivor, and from a partner.

# abuse - Monday 28 November, 2016

'The first thing I noticed was that he would be hitting her legs'
# Bearing Witness
# Bearing Witness

'The first thing I noticed was that he would be hitting her legs'

Nov 28th 2016, 8:00 PM 118,276 Views 18 Comments

Two perspectives on an abusive relationship: from a witness, and from a survivor.

# abuse - Sunday 20 November, 2016

'It allowed him to prey on vulnerable children': Survivor and priest criticise church response to abuse
# Church Of Ireland
# Church Of Ireland

'It allowed him to prey on vulnerable children': Survivor and priest criticise church response to abuse

Nov 20th 2016, 2:58 PM 11,574 Views 55 Comments

St Patrick’s Cathedral issued an apology on Friday but some are not fully happy with its response.

# abuse - Thursday 3 November, 2016

TD claims HSE manager tried to destroy career of whistleblower in Grace abuse case
# Sexual Abuse
# Sexual Abuse

TD claims HSE manager tried to destroy career of whistleblower in Grace abuse case

Nov 3rd 2016, 10:52 AM 18,472 Views 23 Comments

The whistleblower alleges the manager “fabricated” information about her.

# abuse - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

HSE didn't publish reports into foster care abuse claims under garda advice
# Grace
# Grace

HSE didn't publish reports into foster care abuse claims under garda advice

Nov 2nd 2016, 6:00 PM 12,091 Views 13 Comments

A report published yesterday identified failings in investigation on the behalf of the HSE.

# abuse - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Pope aide quizzed by Australian police over allegations of abuse of young boys at swimming pool
# Cardinal George Pell
# Cardinal George Pell

Pope aide quizzed by Australian police over allegations of abuse of young boys at swimming pool

Oct 26th 2016, 7:50 AM 13,191 Views 72 Comments

No charges have been laid by police.

# abuse - Monday 17 October, 2016

Man who abused four sisters in their home jailed for 12 years
# Courts
# Courts

Man who abused four sisters in their home jailed for 12 years

Oct 17th 2016, 6:18 PM 16,605 Views 0 Comments

The man had previously served a sentence for rape and had moved directly into the family home from prison.

Mother jailed after failing to protect son (6) from "extreme sexual violence" of father
# Courts
# Courts

Mother jailed after failing to protect son (6) from "extreme sexual violence" of father

Oct 17th 2016, 12:32 PM 22,693 Views 47 Comments

The boy’s father was jailed for 14 years last week for raping the child.

# abuse - Monday 10 October, 2016

Man who raped his young son and imprisoned him in a box is jailed for 14 years
# Waterford
# Waterford

Man who raped his young son and imprisoned him in a box is jailed for 14 years

Oct 10th 2016, 11:55 AM 21,011 Views 0 Comments

The man’s partner will be sentenced for child cruelty next week.

# abuse - Thursday 6 October, 2016

Man who sexually abused his sister “in excess of a couple of hundred times” fails to have sentence reduced
# Abuse
# Abuse

Man who sexually abused his sister “in excess of a couple of hundred times” fails to have sentence reduced

Oct 6th 2016, 9:58 PM 28,251 Views 11 Comments

The man was found guilty and sentenced to nine years imprisonment in 2015.

# abuse - Thursday 15 September, 2016

No prosecution for parents accused of sexually abusing their two children
# Courts
# Courts

No prosecution for parents accused of sexually abusing their two children

Sep 15th 2016, 1:33 PM 21,181 Views 0 Comments

Legal action has been brought by the children’s foster parents in an effort to block them from being reunited with their natural parents.