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# rape-crisis-network - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

Dónal Óg Cusack resigns as Clare hurling coach over character reference for Tom Humphries
# Sexual Offences
# Sexual Offences

Dónal Óg Cusack resigns as Clare hurling coach over character reference for Tom Humphries

Oct 24th 2017, 7:54 PM 46,178 Views 114 Comments

In a statement Cusack said, “I showed a lack of judgement in this situation for which I am genuinely sorry.”

# rape-crisis-network - Monday 19 December, 2016

'Our culture blames victims as young as 12': New report on sexual violence in Ireland launched
# Rape Crisis Network
# Rape Crisis Network

'Our culture blames victims as young as 12': New report on sexual violence in Ireland launched

Dec 19th 2016, 1:26 PM 10,115 Views 38 Comments

At the launch of its annual report, the RCNI spoke about consent, abortion and how we judge teenage victims.

# rape-crisis-network - Sunday 14 June, 2015

Two out of every three victims of rape won't report it to the authorities - why?
# Sexual Violence
# Sexual Violence

Two out of every three victims of rape won't report it to the authorities - why?

Jun 14th 2015, 7:45 AM 8,708 Views 31 Comments

“There’s no grey area in the law.”

# rape-crisis-network - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

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 5,509 Views 103 Comments

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

One quarter of sex abuse victims under 13 were abused by other children
# Victims
# Victims

One quarter of sex abuse victims under 13 were abused by other children

Nov 12th 2014, 8:57 AM 9,045 Views 9 Comments

With adult victims, less than half reported assaults and 57% who did said gardaí treated them sensitively.

# rape-crisis-network - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

EU wide survey on violence against women shows startling statistics
# Fear
# Fear

EU wide survey on violence against women shows startling statistics

Mar 5th 2014, 11:07 AM 7,497 Views 54 Comments

The Rape Crisis Network is asking for funding to be protected in light of the findings.

# rape-crisis-network - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Children's Minister: 'Child abuse has not gone away...it doesn't go away'
# RCNI
# RCNI

Children's Minister: 'Child abuse has not gone away...it doesn't go away'

Oct 10th 2013, 6:50 AM 2,539 Views 5 Comments

A shocking statistic from yesterday’s report from the Rape Crisis Network Ireland showed a significant percentage of abusers were, themselves, children.

# rape-crisis-network - Friday 11 January, 2013

17 terminations of pregnancy as a result of rape in 2011
# Rape Crisis
# Rape Crisis

17 terminations of pregnancy as a result of rape in 2011

Jan 11th 2013, 11:29 AM 9,247 Views 46 Comments

Rape Crisis Network Ireland said that two out of 90 survivors became pregnant more than once as a result in rape and had different outcomes each time.

# rape-crisis-network - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Victims of child sex abuse wait 25 years to report abuse
# Abuse
# Abuse

Victims of child sex abuse wait 25 years to report abuse

Nov 6th 2012, 10:34 AM 3,868 Views 6 Comments

New figures from the Rape Crisis Network found people who had been abused as children made up the majority of cases of people seeking counselling last year.

# rape-crisis-network - Thursday 5 April, 2012

Column: Raped for years, many older women can only now tell their stories
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Raped for years, many older women can only now tell their stories

Apr 5th 2012, 7:30 AM 573 Views 17 Comments

Marital sexual violence was kept a secret for decades – but victims can now begin healing, writes Bréid Morris.

# rape-crisis-network - Monday 13 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Feb 13th 2012, 7:47 PM 10,903 Views 1 Comment

Catch up on the day’s biggest news – as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

# rape-crisis-network - Sunday 20 November, 2011

Nine out of ten sexual assault survivors know their attacker: report
# Sexual Violence
# Sexual Violence

Nine out of ten sexual assault survivors know their attacker: report

Nov 20th 2011, 2:46 PM 2,344 Views 5 Comments

The Rape Crisis Network says that just 6 per cent of all sexual abuse and rape cases last year were perpetrated by a stranger.

# rape-crisis-network - Thursday 8 September, 2011

Galway students organise Ireland's first ever 'SlutWalk'
# SlutWalk
# SlutWalk

Galway students organise Ireland's first ever 'SlutWalk'

Sep 8th 2011, 12:25 PM 5,037 Views 85 Comments

Ireland’s first ever “SlutWalk” will be held next month in Galway. Similar marches have been held across the globe this year to call for a change in attitude towards rape victims.

# rape-crisis-network - Thursday 19 May, 2011

Poll: Are some rape cases more serious than others?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Are some rape cases more serious than others?

May 19th 2011, 10:01 AM 1,889 Views 0 Comments

The British Justice Secretary is under fire for implying that date rape is less serious than rape by a stranger. What’s your view?

# rape-crisis-network - Tuesday 17 May, 2011