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# claims - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

Marcus Rashford defends charity partnerships over profit claims
# Under The Microscope
From The42
# Under The Microscope

Marcus Rashford defends charity partnerships over profit claims

Jul 21st 2021, 11:10 AM 10,358 Views 7 Comments

The Manchester United and England forward said that British political magazine The Spectator was set to run a story suggesting he has ‘benefited commercially’ from his work.

# claims - Friday 11 June, 2021

Two-time Olympic medallist hits out at 'misogynistic perverts' and pulls out of Tokyo trials
# Claims
From The42
# Claims

Two-time Olympic medallist hits out at 'misogynistic perverts' and pulls out of Tokyo trials

Jun 11th 2021, 8:10 AM 7,382 Views 1 Comment

Swimmer Maddie Groves made the shock revelation ahead of the Aussie trials starting in Adelaide on Saturday.

# claims - Tuesday 9 February, 2021

Children's hospital contractor seeking extra claims totalling more than €300 million
# PAC
# PAC

Children's hospital contractor seeking extra claims totalling more than €300 million

Feb 9th 2021, 2:21 PM 24,962 Views 59 Comments

Six of the claims are more than €40 million, the committee was told.

# claims - Thursday 17 September, 2020

PSG defender handed six-match ban while Neymar suspended for punch as racism investigation opens
# Ill-tempered
From The42
# Ill-tempered

PSG defender handed six-match ban while Neymar suspended for punch as racism investigation opens

Sep 17th 2020, 11:06 AM 6,065 Views 0 Comments

It is alleged that Marseille’s Alvaro Gonzalez used racial slurs, while Angel Di Maria has been accused of spitting.

# claims - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Decision due soon on extending Covid-19 unemployment payment, says minister
# Claims
# Claims

Decision due soon on extending Covid-19 unemployment payment, says minister

May 19th 2020, 6:02 PM 33,036 Views 101 Comments

As people return back to work, the minister said he will look at the data on the number of claims.

# claims - Monday 30 March, 2020

Debunked: That WhatsApp message with health tips from a doctor in China is false and misleading
# False Claims
# False Claims

Debunked: That WhatsApp message with health tips from a doctor in China is false and misleading

Mar 30th 2020, 3:34 PM 54,556 Views 29 Comments

A message claiming to be from a friend’s uncle who works in a hospital in China has been circulating lately.

# claims - Monday 17 February, 2020

Barca deny hiring company to criticise Messi and other players on social media
# Allegations
From The42
# Allegations

Barca deny hiring company to criticise Messi and other players on social media

Feb 17th 2020, 6:02 PM 6,052 Views 0 Comments

The Blaugrana have released a statement responding to claims they paid for dozens of accounts to be set up on Facebook and Twitter.

# claims - Thursday 26 September, 2019

Finance Committee to investigate 'rip-off' dual pricing by insurance industry
# Insurance
# Insurance

Finance Committee to investigate 'rip-off' dual pricing by insurance industry

Sep 26th 2019, 5:43 PM 20,320 Views 33 Comments

Sinn Féin TD Pearse Doherty said companies are punishing loyal customers when they renew their policies.

# claims - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Boris Johnson ordered to attend court over claim he knowingly lied during Brexit campaigning
# Bojo
# Bojo

Boris Johnson ordered to attend court over claim he knowingly lied during Brexit campaigning

May 29th 2019, 11:57 AM 26,490 Views 58 Comments

The case relates to the claim that £350 million would be sent to the NHS instead if Britain voted to leave.

# claims - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Peter Beardsley leaves Newcastle coaching role after bullying and racism allegations
# Parting Ways
From The42
# Parting Ways

Peter Beardsley leaves Newcastle coaching role after bullying and racism allegations

Mar 6th 2019, 2:18 PM 6,644 Views 6 Comments

The former Magpies striker had denied the claims and took ‘a period of leave’ from his position as U23s coach.

# claims - Friday 25 January, 2019

Over 200 claims made against Bus Éireann School Transport Scheme
# Personal Injury
# Personal Injury

Over 200 claims made against Bus Éireann School Transport Scheme

Jan 25th 2019, 6:20 AM 12,832 Views 8 Comments

The School Transport Scheme transports children who reside in remote areas of the country to and from their nearest school.

# claims - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

Actress Asia Argento denies sexual relationship with underage teen
# Metoo
# Metoo

Actress Asia Argento denies sexual relationship with underage teen

Aug 21st 2018, 9:30 PM 44,077 Views 77 Comments

It was reported that Argento, had paid actor and rock musician Jimmy Bennett $380,000 over the alleged 2013 incident at a Los Angeles hotel.

# claims - Sunday 8 July, 2018

Drivers seeking compo through Personal Injuries Board will have to take a medical under new law
# Insurance Courts
# Insurance Courts

Drivers seeking compo through Personal Injuries Board will have to take a medical under new law

Jul 8th 2018, 4:00 PM 31,125 Views 34 Comments

When one or both parties refuse taking medicals, it can result in claimants taking their case to the courts.

# claims - Sunday 10 June, 2018

HSE denies it is 'discriminating against disabled people in Clondalkin'
# Occupational Therapy
# Occupational Therapy

HSE denies it is 'discriminating against disabled people in Clondalkin'

Jun 10th 2018, 6:15 AM 7,580 Views 4 Comments

A local councillor made the claim.

# claims - Monday 1 January, 2018

Fifa say they attempted to contact whistleblower amid doping in football claims
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Fifa say they attempted to contact whistleblower amid doping in football claims

Jan 1st 2018, 3:46 PM 3,674 Views 0 Comments

In an interview to the Associated Press, Grigory Rodchenkov’s lawyer said his client had information that could be of interest.

# claims - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

Judge says that man who had 'passing familiarity with the truth' was part of orchestrated fraud for €240,000 claims
# Claims
# Claims

Judge says that man who had 'passing familiarity with the truth' was part of orchestrated fraud for €240,000 claims

Nov 15th 2017, 4:05 PM 20,716 Views 0 Comments

Insurance firm Zurich was awarded costs, likely to run to €20,000 in each case, against all four plaintiffs.

# claims - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

US mother claims that police are investigating whether Kevin Spacey sexually assaulted her son
# Nantucket
# Nantucket

US mother claims that police are investigating whether Kevin Spacey sexually assaulted her son

Nov 8th 2017, 10:39 PM 19,262 Views 38 Comments

The family lawyer also told reporters that his client had spoken to Nantucket police, who were investigating.

# claims - Sunday 5 November, 2017

Theresa May's deputy denies that porn was found on his computer
# Office Raid
# Office Raid

Theresa May's deputy denies that porn was found on his computer

Nov 5th 2017, 5:48 PM 15,380 Views 53 Comments

Damian Green says the claim amounts to “unscrupulous character assassination”.

# claims - Monday 30 October, 2017

House of Commons speaker condemns 'disturbing' allegations of culture of sexual harassment at Westminster
# United Kingdom
# United Kingdom

House of Commons speaker condemns 'disturbing' allegations of culture of sexual harassment at Westminster

Oct 30th 2017, 7:41 PM 14,848 Views 41 Comments

Theresa May has ordered an investigation into the behaviour of one minister.

# claims - Monday 23 October, 2017

38 women accuse Hollywood writer and director James Toback of sexual harassment
# Accused
# Accused

38 women accuse Hollywood writer and director James Toback of sexual harassment

Oct 23rd 2017, 7:18 AM 35,394 Views 43 Comments

Toback has denied all the allegations.

# claims - Thursday 19 October, 2017

'I waited 46 years and I'm telling the truth' witness tells Dr Michael Shine trial
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

'I waited 46 years and I'm telling the truth' witness tells Dr Michael Shine trial

Oct 19th 2017, 10:27 PM 17,731 Views 0 Comments

Retired surgeon Michael Shine (85) denies eight charges of indecently assaulting teenage boys at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital over a 27-year period.

# claims - Saturday 7 October, 2017

Harvey Weinstein on 'indefinite leave' as film company investigates sexual harassment claims
# Hollywood
# Hollywood

Harvey Weinstein on 'indefinite leave' as film company investigates sexual harassment claims

Oct 7th 2017, 9:30 AM 14,057 Views 25 Comments

A New York Times exposé chronicled allegations said to have taken place over the course of decades.

# claims - Monday 28 August, 2017

'We're really cracking down on this': Motor insurance body in favour of tougher powers for prosecuting fraudsters
# Getting Tough
# Getting Tough

'We're really cracking down on this': Motor insurance body in favour of tougher powers for prosecuting fraudsters

Aug 28th 2017, 8:34 AM 17,096 Views 50 Comments

The Motor Insurance Bureau of Ireland says that one in eight of the claims it processes are ‘suspicious’.

# claims - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Dropped England striker Eni Aluko accuses manager of making 'racist' Ebola remark
# Claims
From The42
# Claims

Dropped England striker Eni Aluko accuses manager of making 'racist' Ebola remark

Aug 22nd 2017, 12:00 PM 25,106 Views 80 Comments

The Nigerian-born footballer has spoken publicly for the first time since it was revealed she was paid ‘hush money’ by the FA.

# claims - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

'We've seen people diving on the floor' - Brokers want a register of  insurance claimants
# Claims Culture
# Claims Culture

'We've seen people diving on the floor' - Brokers want a register of insurance claimants

Jun 13th 2017, 8:15 AM 15,229 Views 29 Comments

Jonathan Hehir, Managing Director of the CFM Group says that the idea “needs to happen” as it harms businesses.

# claims - Monday 24 April, 2017

Maternity benefit payments in Ireland are backlogged by 'a number of months'
# Overdue
# Overdue

Maternity benefit payments in Ireland are backlogged by 'a number of months'

Apr 24th 2017, 6:20 AM 35,698 Views 18 Comments

A Department of Social Protection official has said “it is not possible to give an accurate date” for the process of backlogged maternity claims.

# claims - Friday 3 March, 2017

Jane Fonda reveals she was raped and sexually abused as a child
# Abuse Claims
# Abuse Claims

Jane Fonda reveals she was raped and sexually abused as a child

Mar 3rd 2017, 8:20 PM 29,964 Views 20 Comments

The 79-year-old actress did not reveal who was responsible for the abuse.

# claims - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Uber executive leaves after claims he failed to disclose sex harassment allegation
# Allegations
# Allegations

Uber executive leaves after claims he failed to disclose sex harassment allegation

Feb 28th 2017, 9:53 AM 12,417 Views 7 Comments

The exec has denied he is guilty of any such behaviour.

# claims - Sunday 26 February, 2017

Compensation culture: 'We can’t apply health and safety standards to the great outdoors'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Compensation culture: 'We can’t apply health and safety standards to the great outdoors'

Feb 26th 2017, 8:45 AM 305 Views 53 Comments

If the Wicklow Way compensation case was successful it would have set a disastrous precedent, writes Andrew Doyle.

# claims - Friday 17 February, 2017

High Court overturns €40,000 damages payout to woman who fell on Wicklow Way
# Courts
# Courts

High Court overturns €40,000 damages payout to woman who fell on Wicklow Way

Feb 17th 2017, 11:35 AM 42,222 Views 106 Comments

The judge said the woman was genuine, but had been negligent when she fell.

# claims - Saturday 11 February, 2017

Experts are disputing a documentary which says a fire was partly to blame for the Titanic sinking
# Alternative History
# Alternative History

Experts are disputing a documentary which says a fire was partly to blame for the Titanic sinking

Feb 11th 2017, 7:00 PM 39,432 Views 32 Comments

The documentary has argued that long-hidden photographs showed fire damage on the Titanic’s hull.

# claims - Monday 6 February, 2017

Car crash compensation claim thrown out as judge says evidence was "unbelievable"
# Claims
# Claims

Car crash compensation claim thrown out as judge says evidence was "unbelievable"

Feb 6th 2017, 7:30 PM 48,809 Views 46 Comments

The judge also said he found the man to be “guarded and defensive”.

David Beckham emails exposed by hackers who 'demanded £1m'
# Controversy
# Controversy

David Beckham emails exposed by hackers who 'demanded £1m'

Feb 6th 2017, 12:31 PM 36,215 Views 24 Comments

Beckham’s spokesperson said that the emails had been hacked and doctored.

# claims - Monday 30 January, 2017

Public liability claims against Dublin City Council hit €8.5 million last year
# Claims
# Claims

Public liability claims against Dublin City Council hit €8.5 million last year

Jan 30th 2017, 6:10 AM 9,522 Views 13 Comments

In Fingal, a spokesperson said the figure was over €2.5 million.

# claims - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

Paul Gascoigne hospitalised following alleged drunken brawl at London hotel
# Reports
From The42
# Reports

Paul Gascoigne hospitalised following alleged drunken brawl at London hotel

Dec 28th 2016, 9:58 AM 7,324 Views 10 Comments

The ex-England footballer was supposedly ‘racially abusing’ customers before the incident.

# claims - Friday 23 September, 2016

FBI confirms it has opened investigation of Brad Pitt
# Allegations
# Allegations

FBI confirms it has opened investigation of Brad Pitt

Sep 23rd 2016, 10:14 AM 56,557 Views 91 Comments

The agency says it has opened an investigation regarding “an aircraft carrying Mr Brad Pitt and his children”.

# claims - Thursday 15 September, 2016

Claims teens were kept in solitary confinement at Oberstown are rejected
# Court
# Court

Claims teens were kept in solitary confinement at Oberstown are rejected

Sep 15th 2016, 5:34 PM 8,667 Views 0 Comments

The case was heard in court today.

# claims - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Setanta Insurance customers are still waiting to be paid up to €90 million
# Collapse
# Collapse

Setanta Insurance customers are still waiting to be paid up to €90 million

Jul 27th 2016, 6:04 AM 8,068 Views 16 Comments

The Maltese-based firm was wound up in April 2014.

# claims - Thursday 14 July, 2016

Mother who put her children in Tesco trolley which toppled loses €60,000 damages claim
# Trolley Topple
# Trolley Topple

Mother who put her children in Tesco trolley which toppled loses €60,000 damages claim

Jul 14th 2016, 7:30 AM 49,203 Views 99 Comments

The trolley toppled as the woman left Tesco.

# claims - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Judge dismisses claims that Oscar Pistorius overheard rape and saw hanging while in prison
# Sentencing
# Sentencing

Judge dismisses claims that Oscar Pistorius overheard rape and saw hanging while in prison

Jul 6th 2016, 11:53 AM 26,414 Views 17 Comments

The judge said that the claims “were not supported by anything concrete”

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