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# Allegations

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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”.
'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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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”.
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.
Husband of murdered MP Jo Cox quits charities over sexual harassment claims
Brendan Cox has apologised for his “inappropriate” behaviour.
White House staff secretary resigns after two ex-wives allege domestic abuse
The White House has said Rob Porter denied the allegations.
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.
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.
Hillary Clinton says she 'wouldn't allow advisor accused of sexual harassment keep his job again'
Clinton stopped short of saying sorry.
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.
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.
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.
'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.
Boarding school teacher accused of allowing student to drink wine in their accommodation
The case is being heard at a fitness to teach inquiry in Maynooth.
Actor Catherine Deneuve under fire for signing open letter denouncing #MeToo movement
The letter said that the movement was leading a witch-hunt against men.
Michael Douglas preemptively denies sexual harassment claim
The actor said he expects a former employee to accuse him of acting inappropriately in front of her 32 years ago.
Beardsley takes 'period of leave' as Newcastle investigate allegations of racism and bullying
Several academy players have come forward with allegations relating to the former Liverpool star.
Boy accused of assisting in alleged rape of sister is placed in secure unit
The 15-year-old has a history of drug taking and alcohol abuse, the High Court has been told.
New York City Ballet leader Peter Martin retires amid sexual harassment allegations
The 71-year-old stands accused by two dozen dancers of verbal and physical abuse.
Director Peter Jackson said he blacklisted Ashley Judd and Mira Sorvino under pressure from Harvey Weinstein
Both actresses were among the first to publicly accuse Weinstein of sexual misconduct.
'I'm naked. Do you want to see?': Dustin Hoffman accused of exposing himself to a 16-year-old girl
Two other women said Hoffman assaulted them on 1987 movie Ishtar by inserting his fingers inside them.
Trump taunts one of the women who accused Roy Moore of sexual misconduct
The US President said Moore’s Democratic rival would oppose “what we must do” for the nation.
Longest-serving US congressman announces retirement amidst sexual assault allegations
John Conyers has also endorsed his son, John Conyers III, to replace him in office.
Trump formally backs multiple sex assault accused Roy Moore
Trump had previously characterised the allegations against Moore as “very troubling” before changing tack.
Met Opera suspends conductor James Levine following multiple sexual misconduct claims
Met officials said they were launching an investigation.
Beastie Boys rapper backs women who accused his father of sexual misconduct
“I believe the allegations against my father are true, and I stand behind the women that made them.”
Matt Lauer fired from NBC News after complaint of 'inappropriate sexual behaviour in the workplace'
The announcement was made this morning.
Harvey Weinstein sued for alleged 'sex trafficking' in Cannes
Aspiring British actress Kadian Noble has accused Weinstein of inviting her to a hotel room in France and sexually assaulting her.
Liverpool investigate claims Seville police assaulted travelling fans
Reports from Reds supporters are being probed by the club.
Toy Story director John Lasseter takes leave from Pixar, citing 'missteps' and 'unwanted hugs'
In a vaguely-worded memo, Lasseter says he knows he has made some employees feel disrespected and uncomfortable.
Dublin psychiatric hospital investigating complaint made about Al Porter
St Patrick’s hospital says it will not be commenting further on the matter.
Today FM has spoken to Al Porter over allegation
Today FM issued a statement this evening.
Sylvester Stallone says claims he sexually assaulted 16-year-old in 1980s are 'ridiculous'
The girl did not press charges, but details of the alleged incident were filed on a police report.
Sarah Silverman on Louis CK's misconduct: 'Can you still love someone who did bad things?'
Louis CK last week admitted to sexual misconduct against numerous women.