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# allegations - Friday 4 January, 2019

From The42 FA issue plea after allegations that an England footballer took cocaine in a nightclub Allegations

FA issue plea after allegations that an England footballer took cocaine in a nightclub

‘It remains a priority to find and sanction anyone found taking performance-enhancing or recreational drugs,’ the FA said in a statement today.

Senior garda suspended pending GSOC investigation

It’s understood the decision to suspend the officer was taken by Garda Commissioner Drew Harris.

# allegations - Monday 17 December, 2018

Orange Is The New Black actress accuses Geoffrey Rush of inappropriate behaviour

Actress Yael Stone told The New York Times that Rush had danced naked in front of her in their dressing room.

# allegations - Saturday 1 December, 2018

Neil deGrasse Tyson investigated by TV networks over sexual misconduct allegations

The astrophysicist has written numerous books and hosted 2014′s Cosmos TV series.

# allegations - Friday 12 October, 2018

Pope accepts resignation of US Cardinal who was criticised over handling of sex abuse claims

He was blamed for not doing enough to deal with paedophile priests when he was a bishop in Pennsylvania.

# allegations - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

From The42 Cristiano Ronaldo's lawyer insists Las Vegas sexual encounter was 'completely consensual' Allegations

Cristiano Ronaldo's lawyer insists Las Vegas sexual encounter was 'completely consensual'

In a statement, the Juventus star’s representative also claims documents in which he admits guilt are ‘pure invention’.

# allegations - Friday 5 October, 2018

From The42 Juventus shares drop 10% amid Ronaldo rape claims as sponsors express 'deep concerns' Allegations This post contains videos

Juventus shares drop 10% amid Ronaldo rape claims as sponsors express 'deep concerns'

Juventus have so far stood behind Ronaldo, but the Italian club’s reaction to the issue has angered some fans.

# allegations - Thursday 4 October, 2018

Nike is 'deeply concerned' by Ronaldo rape claims as Juventus defends 'great champion'

Ronaldo has strongly denied the claims made by Kathryn Mayorga, that he raped her in a hotel room in Las Vegas in 2009.

# allegations - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

Trump slammed by Republican colleagues after mocking Kavanaugh accuser

His comments were described as “appalling”.

# allegations - Monday 1 October, 2018

Las Vegas police confirm June 2009 case reopened after Ronaldo calls rape claim 'fake news'

A report in German magazine Der Spiegel says Ronaldo made a payment of $375,000 as part of a non-disclosure agreement over the alleged incident.

# allegations - Thursday 27 September, 2018

'They were having fun' - Accuser of Trump's Supreme Court nominee describes the 'laughter' during alleged assault Christine Blasey Ford This post contains videos

'They were having fun' - Accuser of Trump's Supreme Court nominee describes the 'laughter' during alleged assault

Brett Kavanaugh is due to testify after Christine Blasey Ford.

# allegations - Sunday 23 September, 2018

The strikingly similar 1991 case where the US President's Supreme Court pick was almost derailed

With the allegations being levelled against Brett Kavanaugh, it is drawing comparison with the case of Anita Hill and Clarence Thomas 27 years ago.

# allegations - Friday 21 September, 2018

Trump challenges Supreme Court nominee accuser over account of sex attack

Christine Blasey Ford alleges that Brett Kavanaugh drunkenly assaulted her when they were teenagers.

# allegations - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

LA prosecutors don't plan to file sex assault charges in Kevin Spacey and Steven Seagal cases

Spacey and Seagal are facing potential charges in other cases currently under investigation.

# allegations - Thursday 30 August, 2018

French star Gerard Depardieu faces probe over alleged sexual assault

Depardieu “absolutely denies any attack, any rape”, his lawyer Herve Temime said.

# allegations - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

Former Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond resigns from SNP party amid harassment claims

Police have reportedly been asked to investigate allegations he sexually assaulted two staff members.

# allegations - Thursday 23 August, 2018

New sexual assault complaint against Kevin Spacey filed in LA, prosecutors say

Another investigation was opened in April for a complaint about an alleged assault in 1992 involving a man.

# allegations - Sunday 29 July, 2018

Nursing home complaints: Staff member accused of 'physically and emotionally' abusing resident

The allegations are contained in documents released to under the Freedom of Information Act.

# allegations - Saturday 28 July, 2018

Pope Francis orders US bishop accused of sexual abuse to live 'a life of prayer and penance'

The Holy See’s announcement about McCarrick said that Francis was taking action.

# allegations - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

'He's a handsy guy': Guy Pearce suggests he was groped by Kevin Spacey during filming of LA Confidential

Since 2017, Hollywood actor Kevin Spacey has faced numerous claims of sexual assault and harassment.

# allegations - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

Prison service investigating two staff allegations about management practices

Another case under consideration from 2016 involves allegations of penalisation.

# allegations - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Harvey Weinstein indicted on rape and criminal sex act charges

Weinstein’s lawyer said the film director is “confident he’s going to clear his name”.

# allegations - Thursday 10 May, 2018

From The42 'I never saw anything I could say was untoward': Tony Cousins on toxic Chelsea racism claims Allegations

'I never saw anything I could say was untoward': Tony Cousins on toxic Chelsea racism claims

The League of Ireland legend spent a couple of years at the club in the mid-1980s.

# allegations - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

Scouting Ireland CEO pulls out of appearance before government committee as fallout from rape allegation continues

It emerged last weekend that a scout leader accused of a sexual assault remains under investigation by gardaí and the DPP.

# allegations - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Scouting Ireland head to step aside amidst investigation into handling of alleged sexual assault

Speaking in the Dáil, Minister for Children Katherine Zappone re-confirmed her decision to withhold further funding to the organisation.

# allegations - Friday 13 April, 2018

Scouting Ireland's State funding frozen over governance concerns following rape allegation

The funding freeze comes after a man in the organisation was reinstated, without garda vetting, despite a rape allegation being made against him.

# allegations - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Al Porter 'randomly selected' to appear on stage during show at The George

Both The George and Porter’s agent said he was not booked by the bar for his appearance.

# allegations - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

R Kelly accused of grooming 14-year-old girl in new BBC documentary

R Kelly’s former girlfriend Kitti Jones made the allegations during the new BBC Three documentary.

# allegations - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Solicitor says child sexual exploitation allegations in UK town 'tip of the iceberg'

Nazir Afzal – who has overseen similar high profile cases in the UK – said he knew “more would come out”.

# allegations - Friday 23 February, 2018

Scouting Ireland seeks to reassure its members after child safety procedures criticised

It’s been reported that the Children Minister has requested the report that criticised the organisation’s child safety procedures.

Hot Press writer takes leave from magazine after denying allegations

Olaf Tyaransen is standing down from his work for Hot Press while he deals with allegations made against him this week.

# allegations - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Husband of murdered MP Jo Cox quits charities over sexual harassment claims

Brendan Cox has apologised for his “inappropriate” behaviour.

# allegations - Thursday 8 February, 2018

White House staff secretary resigns after two ex-wives allege domestic abuse

The White House has said Rob Porter denied the allegations.

# allegations - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

University of Cambridge admits it has 'significant problem' with sexual misconduct

A total of 173 complaints of sexual misconduct have been received by the university since May last year.

# allegations - Monday 5 February, 2018

Gardaí receive report of sexual assault accusation against Harvey Weinstein

Met Police confirmed over the weekend that it had received new allegations against Weinstein, one of which took place in Ireland.

# allegations - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

# allegations - Sunday 28 January, 2018

Las Vegas casino billionaire steps down from key Republican role after sexual misconduct allegations

Steve Wynn has denied the allegations, first published in The Wall Street Journal on Friday.

# allegations - Friday 26 January, 2018

Casey Affleck pulls out of presenting best actress award at Oscars

There has been renewed attention on historic accusations of sexual harassment against Affleck in recent months.

# allegations - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

The Presidents Club to close down following sexual harassment claims

The co-organiser of the dinner is reported to have stepped down from his role as non-executive director at the Department for Education over the allegations.

# allegations - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

'Why shouldn't I want to bring him down? Why shouldn't I be angry?' - Woody Allen's adopted daughter speaks out

Dylan Farrow claims that the director touched her inappropriately as a seven-year-old.