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# Historical Abuse

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May 2024
Teacher accused of historical abuse at Dublin school too ill to attend court
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Boy Scouts of America files for bankruptcy amid thousands of cases of alleged sexual abuse
'Malice, incompetence, negligence': How false claims about historical sex abuse in UK sparked '£2 million probe'
77-year-old man charged as part of historical clerical sex abuse probe in Belfast
Almost 700 clergymen accused of child sex abuse in US state - far more than was disclosed by Church
Zappone confirms over 200 alleged abusers now identified in Scouting Ireland probe
Social workers have to develop skills to deal with allegations of historical abuse 'on the hoof'
Child sex abuse accused whose file was 'shelved' for 11 years was 'close friends with senior garda'
Former PM Ted Heath allegedly sexually assaulted boys as young as 10
'I want my rapist father to die in prison for what he did to me': Woman continues fight for justice
Rolf Harris freed from prison as he awaits outcome of indecent assault trial
'Common theme' of failures identified in report on religious orders' handling of abuse
Congregation says government was 'forced' to set up €1.5 billion redress scheme for abuse victims
4 Premier League clubs in London 'connected' with historical abuse
Everything we know about child sex abuse claims against Edward Heath
Watchdog probes handling of child sex abuse claims against former British prime minister
Australia asks child abuse victims of celebrity entertainers to come forward
Claims police protected high-profile figures by covering up child sex abuse