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#Child Sex Abuse

# child-sex-abuse - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

Dioceses reports criticise inadequate response to abuse allegations
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Dioceses reports criticise inadequate response to abuse allegations

Nov 30th 2011, 7:30 PM 1,387 Views 18 Comments

As well as Raphoe, the National Board for Safeguarding Children in the Catholic Chuch has published reports into five other dioceses across the island of Ireland.

Donegal bishops made "significant" errors dealing with child sex abuse
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# Catholic Church

Donegal bishops made "significant" errors dealing with child sex abuse

Nov 30th 2011, 1:54 PM 2,200 Views 47 Comments

The Catholic Bishop of Raphoe in Donegal described the abuse committed against children as “horrific” and said that there had been “very poor judgements and mistakes made”.

# child-sex-abuse - Monday 29 August, 2011

Shatter insists mandatory reporting will apply to priests despite Cardinal's comments
# Confession
# Confession

Shatter insists mandatory reporting will apply to priests despite Cardinal's comments

Aug 29th 2011, 11:06 AM 2,002 Views 16 Comments

Cardinal Seán Brady has said that the seal of the confession is inviolable and that any attempt to undermine it is a challenge to the right of Catholics to freedom of religion.

# child-sex-abuse - Friday 15 July, 2011

Poll: Should the Papal Nuncio be expelled from Ireland?
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# Your Say

Poll: Should the Papal Nuncio be expelled from Ireland?

Jul 15th 2011, 11:56 AM 6,848 Views 69 Comments

The Vatican is yet to respond to the findings of the Cloyne report, which found the Papal state less than co-operative with helping implement child protection guidelines. But should the Government send the Pope’s representative here packing?

FG's Charlie Flanagan says the Papal Nuncio should be expelled
# Cloyne
# Cloyne

FG's Charlie Flanagan says the Papal Nuncio should be expelled

Jul 15th 2011, 7:40 AM 942 Views 39 Comments

The Vatican’s response to allegations of clerical sex abuse in Cloyne was described as “unhelpful”.

# child-sex-abuse - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

Where is Bishop John Magee?
# Cloyne Report
# Cloyne Report

Where is Bishop John Magee?

Jul 13th 2011, 6:28 PM 2,958 Views 14 Comments

The senior cleric who was in charge when child sex abuse claims were reported – but not acted upon – in Cloyne diocese apologises by statement but may be abroad.

Cloyne report to be published later today
# Cloyne
# Cloyne

Cloyne report to be published later today

Jul 13th 2011, 8:35 AM 271 Views 2 Comments

The long-awaited report will be published at 3pm today.

# child-sex-abuse - Sunday 3 July, 2011

Cloyne clerical abuse report to be published this month
# Cloyne
# Cloyne

Cloyne clerical abuse report to be published this month

Jul 3rd 2011, 7:09 PM 794 Views 6 Comments

Lengthy saga of legalese to come to an end after Cabinet sees report on 12 July says Justice Minister Alan Shatter.

# child-sex-abuse - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

Shatter says gardaí will look at allegations of abuse by missionaries in Africa
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# Catholic Church

Shatter says gardaí will look at allegations of abuse by missionaries in Africa

May 24th 2011, 1:36 PM 299 Views 0 Comments

The Minister for Justice said that in certain circumstances a person can be tried here for sexual offences against a child which are committed abroad.

# child-sex-abuse - Friday 8 April, 2011

Take 5: Friday
Live Apr 8th 2011, 4:45 PM

Take 5: Friday

Cloyne report cleared for publication
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# Cloyne

Cloyne report cleared for publication

Apr 8th 2011, 1:35 PM 654 Views 0 Comments

The report follows a two-year investigation into the handling of the allegations of child sex abuse in the Catholic diocese of Cloyne in Co Cork.

# child-sex-abuse - Thursday 10 March, 2011

Briton sentenced to seven years for paedophilia in Cambodia
# Cambodia
# Cambodia

Briton sentenced to seven years for paedophilia in Cambodia

Mar 10th 2011, 4:54 PM 1,106 Views 0 Comments

Matthew harland, 38, has been convicted of sexually abusing two girls aged 11 and 12 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.