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# Paudie McGahon

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IRA abuse claims show – once again – how the institution is always placed before the victim
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.
Paudie McGahon's alleged abuser was on Gerry Adams list
The list of abusers was given anonymously to the Sinn Féin leader.
Sinn Féin are bringing in the lawyers over alleged abuse investigations
Pearse Doherty says claims by Regina Doherty are “scurrilous”.
Adams 'refutes' claims Sinn Féin is holding back information on McGahon case
Meanwhile, a former Sinn Féin TD has denied Paudie McGahon was frisked when he visited his constituency office in 2008.
Man who claims he was raped by IRA member wants Sinn Féin to "tell the truth"
Paudie McGahon, speaking on last night’s BBC Spotlight programme, alleged that he was abused by an IRA volunteer.
'Gerry Adams needs to get real': Enda and Joan pile pressure on Sinn Féin president
It follows further revelations by the BBC about alleged abuse in the republican movement.
Micheál Martin: I know Gerry Adams was a former chief of staff of the IRA
The Fianna Fáil leader made the comment in the Dáil as new abuse claims will be broadcast on BBC Spotlight this evening.