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# Allegations

Last week
22nd January 2023 - 28th January 2023
# Sorry
Barca coach Xavi apologises for comment after Alves accusations
The 39-year-old defender was sacked by Mexican club Pumas after his arrest.
This month
January 2023
# Allegations
Prince Harry accuses brother William of 2019 physical attack
Harry alleged he was left with ‘scrapes and bruises’ on his back after his brother knocked him to the floor.
Last year
2022
# Allegations
McDonald says allegations she used Hutch family for money and votes ‘entirely wrong’
The Sinn Féin leader rejected claims made during a Special Criminal Court trial.
# Lawsuit
US writer who accused Trump of rape sues for battery and defamation
E Jean Carroll first made her claim of sexual assault against Trump in a 2019 book.
# kevin spacey
Actor Kevin Spacey faces further sex assault charges against new complainant
The Oscar-winning actor is due to appear at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on 16 December.
# Allegations
Four new complaints made to Gardaí over alleged Spiritans abuse this week
The leader of the Spiritans in Ireland has apologised to ‘those who have been grievously hurt’.
# New York
Filmmaker Paul Haggis ordered to pay $7.5 million in rape case
The jury in New York heard three weeks of testimony.
# paul haggis
Filmmaker Paul Haggis testifies in rape lawsuit against him
He began what could be days of testimony by focusing on his years-long clash with the Church of Scientology.
# Dublin
Woman 'definitely did not consent' to any sexual activity at centre of trial, court hears
The woman’s husband is on trial accused of assaulting her over a period of nine years.
# Court
Kevin Spacey takes to the witness box to deny sex abuse claims
The trial entered its third week today.
# Allegations
Belfast court to hear claims man was sexually abused by British royal Lord Mountbatten
Mountbatten was killed in an IRA bomb in Sligo 1979.
# Marilyn Manson
Marilyn Manson sex assault investigation goes to US prosecutors
The investigation included a November search of Manson’s home, where media devices and other items were seized.
# Unhappy
Nienaber slams 'disturbing' allegations regarding players as Springboks survive 'semi-final’
A last-minute bonus-point try enabled South Africa to draw level with New Zealand on 14 points.
# radio DJ
BBC should have further explored sexual misconduct allegations against Tim Westwood - report
Police are believed to be investigating sexual assault allegations against the DJ.
# Allegations
Domestic abuser Paul Moody was still active on dating apps days before his sentencing
Ex-garda Paul Moody is now being investigated for allegations made by a number of people.
# Allegations
British special forces killed 54 Afghans under suspicious circumstances, documentary suggests
Several warnings were relayed up the chain of command, the BBC said.
# Allegations
BBC reveals it received complaints against DJ Tim Westwood including one referred to police
The broadcaster previously said it was unaware of concerns about Westwood’s behaviour.
# virginia giuffre
Prince Andrew cannot halt sex assault lawsuit with residency claim, judge says
Virginia Giuffre says she was abused by the prince on multiple occasions in 2001 while she was being sexually assaulted by financier Jeffrey Epstein.
All time
# Chris Cuomo
CNN suspends Chris Cuomo over help he gave his governor brother amid misdemeanour allegations
In October, the 63-year-old former governor was charged with a misdemeanor sex crime for forcible touching.
# Prince Andrew
US judge sets January hearing for Prince Andrew sex assault case
Lawyers for Britain’s Prince Andrew will plead for dismissal of the case.
# Lawsuit
Artist sues Bill Cosby over alleged hotel encounter in 1990
Cosby was released from prison in June after his sexual assault conviction was overturned.
# Allegations
High Court accepts request to notify Prince Andrew about accuser’s civil case
Virginia Giuffre’s legal team asked the court to take action under the Hague Service Convention.
# Lawsuit
Epstein accuser takes legal action against Prince Andrew over alleged assault
Virginia Giuffre said the lawsuit was brought under the Child Victims Act.
# Allegations
Complaints of alleged Garda drug use made to new Anti-Corruption Unit
Testing of Garda personnel for controlled drug use is set to commence in the coming months.
# Allegations
That '70s Show actor Danny Masterson must stand trial on three rape charges
The 45-year-old actor has been free on bail since his June arrest.
# Allegations
Actor Noel Clarke 'vehemently' denies sexual misconduct allegations following Bafta suspension
The claims were levelled against the actor in The Guardian newspaper.
# Allegations
Boris Johnson acted with ‘honesty and integrity’ amid Jennifer Arcuri claims, Downing Street says
Arcuri has made fresh allegations that she and Johnson had a four-year romantic relationship when he was mayor.
# Allegations
Current aide accuses Governor Cuomo of sexual harassment
Ms McGrath did not accuse the governor of inappropriate touching.
# armie hammer
Actor Armie Hammer accused of raping woman in Los Angeles
A spokesperson for the Call Me By Your Name star said he “undermines and refutes” the allegation.
# Allegations
Australians rally for justice for women as alleged rapes shake government
The prime minister refused to address the demonstration in Canberra.
# Allegations
New York governor sex assault allegation reported to police
Mr Cuomo said he never touched anyone inappropriately.
# Allegations
Sixth woman accuses New York governor Andrew Cuomo of harassment
The 63-year-old Democrat has stuck to his guns, ruling out resignation once more.
# Allegations
Ex-US Olympics gymnastics coach dies by suicide after sexual abuse and human trafficking charges
John Geddert had ties to disgraced team doctor Larry Nassar.
# Allegations
Suit filed against anti-smoking group over links to 'Big Tobacco'
Several accusations have been made by the former anti-smoking foundation’s director of social media.
# Allegations
Nursing home complaints during Covid: Concerns over isolation and lack of social distancing
The allegations are contained in documents released to TheJournal.ie under the Freedom of Information Act.
# Cardinal Vincent Nichols
UK Catholic Church leader says he won't resign over report into child sex abuse allegations
It found Cardinal Nichols “seemingly put the reputation of the church” above his duty to sex assault victims.
# Allegations
Eight gardaí suspended in Munster region over allegations of corruption
A garda spokesman confirmed late last night that the eight garda members were suspended earlier yesterday.
# Investigation
Two arrested over allegations of fraud at Irish broadcaster
Gardaí said that an investigation was ongoing.
# Allegations
US contacts considered kidnapping or poisoning Assange, court told
The WikiLeaks founder was also bugged in the toilet at the Ecuador embassy, his extradition hearing has heard.
# Court
Teen (16) threatened 'to cut taxi driver's head off', court told
The boy was convicted of production of a knife as a weapon and threatening to kill or cause serious harm.