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# mairia-cahill - Friday 14 May, 2021

The Guardian apologises to Mairia Cahill over Greenslade columns
# BBC Spotlight
# BBC Spotlight

The Guardian apologises to Mairia Cahill over Greenslade columns

May 14th 2021, 4:57 PM 14,501 Views 0 Comments

Earlier this year, Greenslade wrote an article describing himself as having “republican sympathies”.

# mairia-cahill - Monday 8 March, 2021

Máiría Cahill: apology by ex-Guardian editor over 2014 column 'not worth the paper it's written on'
# Alan Rusbridger
# Alan Rusbridger

Máiría Cahill: apology by ex-Guardian editor over 2014 column 'not worth the paper it's written on'

Mar 8th 2021, 12:46 PM 21,470 Views 0 Comments

The column in the newspaper questioned how the BBC investigated Cahill’s claim she was raped.

# mairia-cahill - Friday 5 April, 2019

Máiría Cahill drops out of local elections following safety fears over her address
# Mairia Cahill
# Mairia Cahill

Máiría Cahill drops out of local elections following safety fears over her address

Apr 5th 2019, 3:34 PM 33,648 Views 5 Comments

Cahill filed a restraining order to protect herself in the past, and now worries for the safety of herself and her young daughter if her address was to be released.

# mairia-cahill - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Máiría Cahill accuses Mary Lou McDonald of 'bluster and spin' after meeting
# Abuse Claims
# Abuse Claims

Máiría Cahill accuses Mary Lou McDonald of 'bluster and spin' after meeting

Nov 20th 2018, 8:11 PM 20,341 Views 75 Comments

Cahill said she received a qualified apology from the Sinn Féin leader.

# mairia-cahill - Monday 19 November, 2018

Mary Lou McDonald to meet with Máiría Cahill over abuse case
# Abuse
# Abuse

Mary Lou McDonald to meet with Máiría Cahill over abuse case

Nov 19th 2018, 2:44 PM 13,390 Views 18 Comments

PSNI officers have said Sinn Féin members did not cooperate when interviewed in connection with Cahill’s allegations.

# mairia-cahill - Thursday 13 September, 2018

Máiría Cahill says Mary Lou McDonald's unreserved apology is 'woefully inadequate'
# Disjointed Approach
# Disjointed Approach

Máiría Cahill says Mary Lou McDonald's unreserved apology is 'woefully inadequate'

Updated Sep 13th 2018, 6:16 PM 32,537 Views 111 Comments

In 2010, Cahill alleged that she was raped by an IRA member when she was 16-years-old.

# mairia-cahill - Monday 9 July, 2018

Máiría Cahill is now a councillor for the SDLP
# Lisburn And Castlereagh
# Lisburn And Castlereagh

Máiría Cahill is now a councillor for the SDLP

Jul 9th 2018, 11:54 AM 26,159 Views 76 Comments

The former Senator will remain a member of the Labour party.

# mairia-cahill - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

Sinn Féin has had a very bumpy few years on social media - how will it weather this latest storm?
# Social Media
# Social Media

Sinn Féin has had a very bumpy few years on social media - how will it weather this latest storm?

Mar 20th 2018, 8:00 PM 12,158 Views 79 Comments

Mary Lou McDonald has said she seeks to reform and modernise the party, part of that will require a rethinking of how reps use social media.

# mairia-cahill - Friday 13 November, 2015

Joan Burton lashes 'online warriors' as Mairia Cahill becomes a Labour senator
# By-election
# By-election

Joan Burton lashes 'online warriors' as Mairia Cahill becomes a Labour senator

Nov 13th 2015, 3:08 PM 30,890 Views 414 Comments

The abuse victim has won a seat on the Seanad’s Industrial and Commercial Panel.

# mairia-cahill - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Mairia Cahill 'deeply regrets and is deeply sorry' for dissident involvement
# Seanad By-election
# Seanad By-election

Mairia Cahill 'deeply regrets and is deeply sorry' for dissident involvement

Nov 12th 2015, 11:54 PM 41,426 Views 280 Comments

The Labour Seanad candidate has broken her silence.

# mairia-cahill - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Mairia Cahill is refusing to talk about her past dissident links
# Seanad By-election
# Seanad By-election

Mairia Cahill is refusing to talk about her past dissident links

Nov 10th 2015, 5:31 PM 29,718 Views 0 Comments

The Labour Seanad candidate is coming under pressure over her refusal to debate.

# mairia-cahill - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Labour is taking legal advice over an email about Mairia Cahill
# Seanad By-election
# Seanad By-election

Labour is taking legal advice over an email about Mairia Cahill

Nov 4th 2015, 1:16 PM 21,326 Views 0 Comments

The email was sent to every TD and Senator overnight by the independent Seanad by-election candidate Jerry Beades.

# mairia-cahill - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Everything you need to know about the strangest election in Irish politics
# Sinead Burke
# Sinead Burke

Everything you need to know about the strangest election in Irish politics

Oct 17th 2015, 8:15 AM 18,078 Views 69 Comments

A Seanad by-election is a strange creature that’s not without controversy.

# mairia-cahill - Monday 5 October, 2015

Sinn Féin 'actively considering' running someone against Mairia Cahill
# Seanad
# Seanad

Sinn Féin 'actively considering' running someone against Mairia Cahill

Oct 5th 2015, 4:08 PM 18,640 Views 45 Comments

The party is considering its options.

# mairia-cahill - Sunday 4 October, 2015

Cahill says running for the Seanad for Labour is a message to her abuser and the IRA
# Labour Party
# Labour Party

Cahill says running for the Seanad for Labour is a message to her abuser and the IRA

Oct 4th 2015, 6:44 PM 14,964 Views 290 Comments

Cahill said she spent a lot of time considering how she would manage the nomination if successful.

# mairia-cahill - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Senator says cyberbullying bill could silence people like Mairia Cahill
# Freedom Of Speech
# Freedom Of Speech

Senator says cyberbullying bill could silence people like Mairia Cahill

Jul 1st 2015, 8:07 PM 21,324 Views 121 Comments

Under the proposed law, a person could face 12 months in jail or a €5,000 fine.

# mairia-cahill - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

Gerry Adams and Mary Lou have blocked Maíria Cahill on Twitter
# Denied
# Denied

Gerry Adams and Mary Lou have blocked Maíria Cahill on Twitter

Jun 9th 2015, 5:08 PM 18,014 Views 93 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader said it was his own business who he permitted on his Twitter account.

# mairia-cahill - Monday 25 May, 2015

"Put up or shut up" - Mairia Cahill's challenge after Gerry Adams 'uncle' claims
# War Of Words
# War Of Words

"Put up or shut up" - Mairia Cahill's challenge after Gerry Adams 'uncle' claims

May 25th 2015, 2:14 PM 27,747 Views 84 Comments

Cahill says her family are considering legal action.

# mairia-cahill - Friday 22 May, 2015

Northern Irish justice system apologises to Mairia Cahill over handling of her case
# Cahill Review
# Cahill Review

Northern Irish justice system apologises to Mairia Cahill over handling of her case

May 22nd 2015, 4:43 PM 11,671 Views 0 Comments

An independent review into the Northern Ireland Public Prosecution Service’s handling of Cahill’s case is to be published today.

# mairia-cahill - Monday 23 March, 2015

IRA abuse claims show – once again – how the institution is always placed before the victim
# Opinion
# Opinion

IRA abuse claims show – once again – how the institution is always placed before the victim

Mar 23rd 2015, 8:15 PM 747 Views 299 Comments

There are parallels between Sinn Féin’s reaction to allegations by Paudie McGahon and Maíria Cahill and the Catholic Church’s pursuit of its own institutional safety.

# mairia-cahill - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

'Gerry Adams needs to get real': Enda and Joan pile pressure on Sinn Féin president
# Spotlight
# Spotlight

'Gerry Adams needs to get real': Enda and Joan pile pressure on Sinn Féin president

Mar 11th 2015, 4:45 PM 24,032 Views 0 Comments

It follows further revelations by the BBC about alleged abuse in the republican movement.

# mairia-cahill - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Micheál Martin: I know Gerry Adams was a former chief of staff of the IRA
# Ira Abuse Claims
# Ira Abuse Claims

Micheál Martin: I know Gerry Adams was a former chief of staff of the IRA

Mar 10th 2015, 8:05 PM 39,204 Views 0 Comments

The Fianna Fáil leader made the comment in the Dáil as new abuse claims will be broadcast on BBC Spotlight this evening.

# mairia-cahill - Saturday 21 February, 2015

Gerry Adams: I've given the guards names of alleged IRA sex offenders
# Mairia Cahill Controversy
# Mairia Cahill Controversy

Gerry Adams: I've given the guards names of alleged IRA sex offenders

Feb 21st 2015, 7:00 AM 7,179 Views 0 Comments

Adams discussed the Mairia Cahill controversy in an interview with TheJournal.ie this week.

# mairia-cahill - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

Gerry Adams says Sinead O'Connor needs to take Sinn Féin abuse allegations to gardaí
# Sinn Féin
# Sinn Féin

Gerry Adams says Sinead O'Connor needs to take Sinn Féin abuse allegations to gardaí

Dec 16th 2014, 1:15 PM 18,141 Views 0 Comments

The Sinn Féin president was responding to the singer’s claims she was molested by a member of the party when she was a child.

# mairia-cahill - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

Opinion: Mary Lou would elevate Sinn Féin to the political elite as party leader
# Something About Mary Lou
# Something About Mary Lou

Opinion: Mary Lou would elevate Sinn Féin to the political elite as party leader

Dec 9th 2014, 1:00 PM 85 Views 106 Comments

It’s obvious to observers on the side-line that it makes sense for Adams to step aside and make way for a leader who can elevate the party into the political establishment, south of the border.

# mairia-cahill - Friday 5 December, 2014

Review into Mairia Cahill rape case will interview 'whomever is required'
# Robust Inquiry
# Robust Inquiry

Review into Mairia Cahill rape case will interview 'whomever is required'

Dec 5th 2014, 6:36 PM 6,010 Views 0 Comments

The review formally began today.

# mairia-cahill - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

Sinn Féin has complained about 'defamatory allegations' from Joan Burton
# Abuse Claims
# Abuse Claims

Sinn Féin has complained about 'defamatory allegations' from Joan Burton

Dec 3rd 2014, 2:53 PM 11,037 Views 111 Comments

The party has written to Ceann Comhairle Seán Barrett over last week’s row at Leaders’ Questions.

# mairia-cahill - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

No, Mary Lou did not avoid a Trinity Sinn Féin event because of a Maíria Cahill protest
# Explained
# Explained

No, Mary Lou did not avoid a Trinity Sinn Féin event because of a Maíria Cahill protest

Nov 26th 2014, 11:04 AM 10,588 Views 103 Comments

The party has dismissed reports McDonald cancelled her appearance at an event last night in the wake of a protest.

# mairia-cahill - Monday 24 November, 2014

Gardaí given names of 'more than 30 IRA abusers'
# Maíria Cahill Case
# Maíria Cahill Case

Gardaí given names of 'more than 30 IRA abusers'

Nov 24th 2014, 8:20 PM 11,177 Views 0 Comments

Frances Fitzgerald said a cross-border inquiry was being considered.

# mairia-cahill - Sunday 23 November, 2014

'An investigation into IRA abuse allegations is needed to realise the scale of it'
# Mairia Cahill
# Mairia Cahill

'An investigation into IRA abuse allegations is needed to realise the scale of it'

Nov 23rd 2014, 11:23 AM 8,935 Views 0 Comments

Maíria Cahill spoke last night to RTÉ’s Saturday Night Show.

# mairia-cahill - Saturday 15 November, 2014

'I will not leave the House': Here are the winners and losers from the political week
# House Of Cards
# House Of Cards

'I will not leave the House': Here are the winners and losers from the political week

Nov 15th 2014, 7:15 PM 19,584 Views 83 Comments

In a week where Mary Lou McDonald staged a sit-in in the Dáil and ministers were heckled at the launch of the Government’s 1916 commemoration plans.

# mairia-cahill - Friday 14 November, 2014

Analysis: Why it looks like Sinn Féin's Dáil sit-in was nothing more than a political stunt
# Protest
# Protest

Analysis: Why it looks like Sinn Féin's Dáil sit-in was nothing more than a political stunt

Nov 14th 2014, 7:30 AM 20,251 Views 307 Comments

Sinn Féin denied its Leinster House protest was a publicity stunt but it’s hard to get away from that conclusion.

# mairia-cahill - Thursday 13 November, 2014

"I smile easily" - Mary Lou denies "smirking" at Mairia Cahill during abuse debate
# Abuse Claims
# Abuse Claims

"I smile easily" - Mary Lou denies "smirking" at Mairia Cahill during abuse debate

Nov 13th 2014, 9:52 AM 14,438 Views 0 Comments

Cahill also claims the Dublin TD laughed and checked her phone during speeches.

# mairia-cahill - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

TD will give gardaí names of eight sex abusers that IRA allegedly moved to Republic
# Abuse Claims
# Abuse Claims

TD will give gardaí names of eight sex abusers that IRA allegedly moved to Republic

Nov 12th 2014, 10:45 PM 29,594 Views 0 Comments

Micheál Martin said that as many as 28 victims are now considering coming forward.

In full: Enda Kenny's speech accusing Sinn Féin of moving sex abusers to the South
# Abuse Claims
# Abuse Claims

In full: Enda Kenny's speech accusing Sinn Féin of moving sex abusers to the South

Nov 12th 2014, 10:44 PM 11,031 Views 0 Comments

There was a heated three-hour debate in the Dáil today, stemming from allegations made by Maíria Cahill.

Mary Lou says she 'would walk through the hot coals of hell to protect children'
# Cover Up Claims
# Cover Up Claims

Mary Lou says she 'would walk through the hot coals of hell to protect children'

Nov 12th 2014, 7:51 PM 9,846 Views 0 Comments

She added that Maíria Cahill made a brave decision to come forward.

Micheál Martin tells Dáil of 'harrowing' sexual abuse suffered by two brothers
# IRA
# IRA

Micheál Martin tells Dáil of 'harrowing' sexual abuse suffered by two brothers

Nov 12th 2014, 6:42 PM 15,788 Views 0 Comments

“These are not isolated cases. They are the tip of an iceberg.”

Gardaí investigating claims that Republican sex abusers were moved across the border
# IRA
# IRA

Gardaí investigating claims that Republican sex abusers were moved across the border

Nov 12th 2014, 11:46 AM 5,507 Views 103 Comments

The Justice Minister said Gerry Adams mentioned the fact that people were moved and that suggests he has some information.

# mairia-cahill - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

Opinion: Sinn Féin continues its Stand By Your Man policy... but will it sour public opinion?
# Mairia Cahill
# Mairia Cahill

Opinion: Sinn Féin continues its Stand By Your Man policy... but will it sour public opinion?

Nov 5th 2014, 6:20 PM 84 Views 205 Comments

Sinn Féin prides itself on its militaristic discipline in staying on-message – but that Stepford uniformity could eventually turn voters against it.

# mairia-cahill - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Breige Wright: "I have been the subject of a media onslaught"
# Sinn Féin
# Sinn Féin

Breige Wright: "I have been the subject of a media onslaught"

Nov 4th 2014, 4:19 PM 13,026 Views 0 Comments

In a statement issued through her solicitors today, Wright is strongly critical of how her relationship with Máiría Cahill has been portrayed in the media.

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