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# scandal - Sunday 5 July, 2020

From The42 The story behind the scandal that shook US sport Sex Abuse This post contains videos

The story behind the scandal that shook US sport

Director Jon Shenk speaks about his new documentary ‘Athlete A’ and how a deeply flawed system led to years of sexual abuse in gymnastics.

# scandal - Thursday 28 November, 2019

UK Athletics launches independent review into dealings with Alberto Salazar

Mo Farah’s former coach was banned from athletics for four years in October.

# scandal - Friday 13 September, 2019

Felicity Huffman gets 14 days behind bars in college scam

Prosecutors are asking for a month in prison, while her lawyers recommend a year of probation.

# scandal - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

Banks offer average of €194,000 to people who lost homes due to tracker mortgage scandal

There were 99 homes lost as a result of lenders’ failings as well as 216 buy-to-let properties.

# scandal - Sunday 2 June, 2019

Bertie Ahern worried Ireland was 'a laughing stock with our stupid old pencils', so why was e-voting never introduced?

The history of e-voting in Ireland is a long, winding, costly saga.

# scandal - Thursday 30 May, 2019

'Unacceptable harm': The scandal that led to a record fine for one of Ireland's pillar banks

Permanent TSB has been fined €21 million for regulatory breaches affecting tracker mortgage customers.

# scandal - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

From The42 Japan's Olympic Committee chief to step down amid corruption probe Tokyo 2020

Japan's Olympic Committee chief to step down amid corruption probe

Tsunekazu Takeda said the decision has ‘nothing to do with the investigation’ and will quit in June.

# scandal - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Second K-pop star quits over growing South Korean sex scandal

K-pop is a popular musical genre in South Korea.

# scandal - Friday 1 March, 2019

Explainer: Canadian PM Justin Trudeau is facing a political scandal ... what's it all about?

It centres around claims that a former attorney general was inappropriately pressured to prevent a prosecution.

# scandal - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

From The42 Russian football stars turn themselves in to police after cafe clash Scandal

Russian football stars turn themselves in to police after cafe clash

Aleksandr Kokorin and Pavel Mamaev have turned themselves in to the authorities following alleged involvement in an incident on Sunday.

# scandal - Friday 31 August, 2018

Number of sex abuse cases against the Chilean clergy has tripled to 119

A total of 167 bishops, priests and lay members of the church are now under investigation for sexual crimes committed since 1960.

# scandal - Saturday 28 July, 2018

Taoiseach and Health Minister asked to explain why Cervical Check cases still ending up in court

Opposition parties are accusing the Taoiseach and Health Minister of lying.

# scandal - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Northern parties contemplating anti-Brexit alliance to oust Ian Paisley Jr

The controversial DUP MP is currently the subject of a holiday expenses scandal involving the government of Sri Lanka.

# scandal - Monday 23 July, 2018

'She couldn't stay awake at the end' - Husband speaks of pain of wife's loss following cervical misdiagnosis

Julie Dingivan passed away in April 2017. The cervical check which missed her cancer diagnosis took place in 2009.

# scandal - Sunday 15 July, 2018

British minister resigns over lewd messages to women

Andrew Griffiths said he was “deeply ashamed” and would seek professional help.

# scandal - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

From The42 Croatia World Cup success shifts spotlight from scandal Trouble

Croatia World Cup success shifts spotlight from scandal

For the past few weeks Luka Modric’s side have been on everyone’s lips in the country of around four million people.

# scandal - Friday 6 July, 2018

Doctor leading CervicalCheck inquiry now has access to searchable HSE documents

Dr Scally said that it had been difficult to obtain information in the format required.

# scandal - Thursday 28 June, 2018

Two more bishops resign in Chile over child sex abuse scandal

Several senior members of Chile’s Catholic Church are accused by victims of ignoring and covering up child abuse by paedophile priest Fernando Karadima.

# scandal - Monday 14 May, 2018

'They found out she was dead so just filed it away': Daughter of woman who died in cervical smear scandal

Grace Rattigan spoke to RTÉ’s Ray D’Arcy about the death of her mother Catherine Reck.

# scandal - Friday 4 May, 2018

Vicky Phelan says HSE has agreed to pay for her clinical trial cancer drug

Vicky Phelan received incorrect smear test results in 2011. She was subsequently diagnosed with cervical cancer in 2014.

# scandal - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

How accurate are the CervicalCheck smear tests?

This question was not definitively answered at today’s Oireachtas committee.

English breast screening scandal: Up to 270 women may have had lives shortened over IT error

Health Minister Jeremy Hunt said that an independent inquiry is due to take place into the issue.

# scandal - Tuesday 1 May, 2018

Cervical cancer memo to minister states Vicky Phelan case was not a patient safety incident

17 women whose cases were reviewed as part of an audit into the scheme have died.

# scandal - Thursday 5 April, 2018

From The42 World Rugby orders full review of Rugby Europe refereeing and eligibility mess Shambles

World Rugby orders full review of Rugby Europe refereeing and eligibility mess

An independent committee will be formed on an emergency basis.

# scandal - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Tracker mortgage scandal: Overcharging total expected to reach €700 million

Padraig Kissane said he believes a further 5,000 cases not yet included in the investigation are impacted.

# scandal - Sunday 4 March, 2018

Australia ex-deputy PM airs baby paternity doubts after scandal

Joyce’s expenses are now under scrutiny.

# scandal - Friday 2 March, 2018

Four men to stand trial in France after horse DNA found in beef burgers in Ireland in 2013

Supermarkets across the continent pulled millions of suspect food products from their shelves.

# scandal - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Red Cross says more than 20 staff have left after 'paying for sexual services'

There is concern that a number of incidents have not been reported, or that reported cases may have been mishandled.

# scandal - Friday 23 February, 2018

Australia deputy PM who had affair with staffer finally bows to pressure and resigns

Barnaby Joyce’s position became untenable when a claim of sexual harassment was made against him.

# scandal - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

Oxfam investigating 26 new cases of sexual misconduct

They were all reported after the latest scandal.

# scandal - Monday 19 February, 2018

Oxfam internal probe 'cannot rule out' possibility Haiti officials hired underage sex workers

The charity has released a redacted copy of a 2011 internal report into the scandal.

# scandal - Saturday 17 February, 2018

Oxfam chief executive says criticism over prostitution scandal has been 'disproportionate'

Chief executive Mark Goldring has repeatedly apologised for failings in the way the charity dealt with claims of sexual misconduct.

# scandal - Thursday 15 February, 2018

Archbishop Desmond Tutu quits as Oxfam ambassador in wake of sex scandal

A statement said he was “deeply disappointed by allegations of immorality”.

Australia bans sex between ministers and their staff after deputy PM's affair

Barnaby Joyce is going on leave next week where the Prime Minister wants him to “consider his position”.

# scandal - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Oxfam Ireland emails supporters, promises to 'rebuild trust' after UK staff's Haiti prostitution scandal

Oxfam Ireland confirmed that none of its staff were involved in the scandal.

# scandal - Monday 12 February, 2018

Deputy chief executive of Oxfam in the UK resigns over prostitution scandal in Haiti

Penny Lawrence said that she was “desperately sorry” for the harm and distress that had been caused.

# scandal - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Tracker scandal: Just a quarter of PTSB customers who lost homes have appealed

Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty said there was an “onus” on the banks to get in contact with these customers.

# scandal - Friday 19 January, 2018

Pope Francis enrages Chile sex abuse victims as he accuses them of slander

He said that until he sees proof of the sex abuse scandals in Chile, the accusations are “all calumny”.

# scandal - Monday 1 January, 2018

From The Daily Edge 13 extremely important celebrity predictions for 2018 Scandal

13 extremely important celebrity predictions for 2018

Feel free to bet on it.

# scandal - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

It gets worse: Central Bank forces lenders to admit 13,600 more tracker victims overcharged

We now know at least 33,700 customers were overcharged and the Central Bank said it had to “relentlessly pursue” lenders in many of these cases.

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