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#bill kenneally

# bill-kenneally - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

Bill Kenneally appears in court charged with 171 counts of sexual assault against three boys

The charges against Kenneally (68) relate to a period of time in the 1980s.

# bill-kenneally - Thursday 1 November, 2018

Commission of Investigation into response to abuse allegations against Bill Kenneally to begin next week

The former sports coach is serving a 14-year prison sentence in relation to 10 counts of indecent assault against minors in the 1980s.

# bill-kenneally - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Tusla has a file from 1980s on Bill Kenneally, says abuse survivor

The 20-page file was written in the 1980s, and was brought to the attention of survivors through an FOI request.

# bill-kenneally - Thursday 14 June, 2018

Retired judge to lead probe into allegations of collusion in Bill Kenneally case

A number of survivors of that abuse allege that there was collusion between the Gardaí and the Catholic Church.

# bill-kenneally - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Kenneally abuse complaints: Alleged collusion between gardaí and church to be probed

The former Waterford sports coach is currently serving a 14 year prison sentence.

# bill-kenneally - Saturday 7 April, 2018

Progress on Bill Kenneally inquiry as survivors meet Justice Minister

The Commission of Investigation could start as early as this summer.

# bill-kenneally - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

Former sports coach to be sent forward for trial on 99 charges of alleged assault on boys

The alleged incidents date back to the 1980s.

# bill-kenneally - Thursday 22 February, 2018

Convicted paedophile Bill Kenneally loses appeal for reduced sentence

Kenneally had been sentenced to 14 years and two months for abusing 10 teenage boys in the 1980s.

# bill-kenneally - Saturday 27 January, 2018

Child abuser Bill Kenneally has launched an appeal against his 14-year jail sentence

His lawyers are claiming the judge was “vengeful” and placed too much emphasis on victims.

# bill-kenneally - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Bill Kenneally's 'forgotten victims' want to know how that 'horrible monster got away with it for so long'

The government has said it will launch an inquiry – but there is no start date as yet.

# bill-kenneally - Monday 23 October, 2017

Victims of sex abuser urge Minister to green light inquiry into gardaí's handling of case

A commission of investigation has had a stay put on it by the government.

# bill-kenneally - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Inquiry may be launched into case of child abuser Bill Kenneally

The former national basketball coach is serving a 14-year sentence for abusing teenage boys in Waterford in the 1980s.

# bill-kenneally - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Waterford bishop backs victims' requests for inquiry into paedophile Bill Kenneally

Victims want to know if gardaí didn’t arrest Kenneally because of his political connections, among other issues.

# bill-kenneally - Saturday 8 October, 2016

'We were swept under the carpet 30 years ago': Victim of prolific paedophile pleads for inquiry

Jason Clancy believes a garda cover up allowed Bill Kenneally to do as he pleased during four decades.

# bill-kenneally - Friday 19 February, 2016