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#Sexual Assault

# sexual-assault - Yesterday’s News

Gardaí appeal for information over alleged sexual assaults in Sligo town yesterday
# Sligo
# Sligo

Gardaí appeal for information over alleged sexual assaults in Sligo town yesterday

18 hours ago 45,872 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí want to speak with anyone who may have been in the Ballydoogan, Oakfield and Maugheraboy areas of Sligo between 8pm and 10pm yesterday.

# sexual-assault - Monday 3 January, 2022

Prince Andrew accuser Virginia Giuffre's court settlement with Jeffrey Epstein made public
# Virginia Giuffre
# Virginia Giuffre

Prince Andrew accuser Virginia Giuffre's court settlement with Jeffrey Epstein made public

Jan 3rd 2022, 6:07 PM 70,477 Views 0 Comments

Virginia Giuffre settled a lawsuit against Epstein for $500,000 in 2009.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 29 December, 2021

Ghislaine Maxwell found guilty of sex trafficking crimes
# Jeffrey Epstein
# Jeffrey Epstein

Ghislaine Maxwell found guilty of sex trafficking crimes

Dec 29th 2021, 10:10 PM 116,008 Views 0 Comments

The British socialite denied recruiting and grooming young girls to be abused by late financier Jeffrey Epstein.

Prince Andrew’s lawyer argues accuser cannot sue in US as ‘she lives in Australia’
# Virginia Giuffre
# Virginia Giuffre

Prince Andrew’s lawyer argues accuser cannot sue in US as ‘she lives in Australia’

Dec 29th 2021, 7:16 AM 19,794 Views 0 Comments

Virginia Giuffre claims she was trafficked by Jeffrey Epstein to have sex with Andrew when she was aged 17 and a minor under US law.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 14 December, 2021

Prince Andrew’s lawyer argues for sexual civil case against him to be dismissed
# Virginia Giuffre
# Virginia Giuffre

Prince Andrew’s lawyer argues for sexual civil case against him to be dismissed

Dec 14th 2021, 10:45 PM 20,791 Views 0 Comments

The duke’s lawyer claims some of the alleged offences happened beyond the jurisdiction of the New York Child Victims Act.

# sexual-assault - Friday 10 December, 2021

Judge upholds ban on naming public servant on trial for false imprisonment and sexual assault
# Dublin District Court
# Dublin District Court

Judge upholds ban on naming public servant on trial for false imprisonment and sexual assault

Dec 10th 2021, 4:32 PM 22,476 Views 0 Comments

Reporting restrictions giving anonymity to the accused were continued by Judge Treasa Kelly.

# sexual-assault - Monday 29 November, 2021

Man to be sentenced for raping and sexually assaulting teenage girl he invited back to his home
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man to be sentenced for raping and sexually assaulting teenage girl he invited back to his home

Nov 29th 2021, 5:18 PM 39,523 Views 0 Comments

The now 19-year-old woman told the court that he “killed” her that night.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 18 November, 2021

Suspended sentence for man who broke into woman's home and sexually assaulted her in bed
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Suspended sentence for man who broke into woman's home and sexually assaulted her in bed

Nov 18th 2021, 2:00 PM 59,308 Views 87 Comments

Anthony Ferguson broke into the woman’s home in July, 2018.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 11 November, 2021

Man charged in connection with sexual assault in Fermoy
# Cork
# Cork

Man charged in connection with sexual assault in Fermoy

Nov 11th 2021, 12:30 PM 17,215 Views 0 Comments

The man was due before a special sitting of Fermoy District Court this morning.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 3 November, 2021

Civil trial against Prince Andrew set for late 2022
# Virginia Giuffre
# Virginia Giuffre

Civil trial against Prince Andrew set for late 2022

Nov 3rd 2021, 10:44 PM 18,988 Views 0 Comments

Last week, lawyers for the Duke of York asked US District Judge Lewis A Kaplan to throw out civil claims brought by Virginia Giuffre.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 2 November, 2021

Opinion: It took me years to realise I'd been raped - I had never been taught about consent
# Knowhere To Go
# Knowhere To Go

Opinion: It took me years to realise I'd been raped - I had never been taught about consent

Updated Nov 2nd 2021, 12:20 PM 40,688 Views 0 Comments

Ashley Westpheling says she compartmentalised the experience of sexual assault, only realising years later that what had happened was wrong.

# sexual-assault - Friday 22 October, 2021

Security guard jailed for sexual assault of woman in Phoenix Park
# Circuit Criminal Court
# Circuit Criminal Court

Security guard jailed for sexual assault of woman in Phoenix Park

Oct 22nd 2021, 3:44 PM 35,707 Views 0 Comments

Cornel Onofrei pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting the woman in 2018.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 19 October, 2021

Uganda's Serbian head coach found guilty of sexual assault
# Two Charges
From The42
# Two Charges

Uganda's Serbian head coach found guilty of sexual assault

Oct 19th 2021, 4:20 PM 7,699 Views 0 Comments

Milutin Sredojevic has been handed a three-year suspended sentence for the offences, which took place in South Africa last year.

# sexual-assault - Monday 11 October, 2021

Grooming victim hopes more victims will speak out after attacker’s sentence is increased
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

Grooming victim hopes more victims will speak out after attacker’s sentence is increased

Oct 11th 2021, 5:51 PM 21,534 Views 0 Comments

Anthony Smith was told today he would spend three years behind bars for sexual assault and sexual exploitation.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 7 October, 2021

Brighton player released on bail after arrest on suspicion of sexual assault
# Latest
From The42
# Latest

Brighton player released on bail after arrest on suspicion of sexual assault

Oct 7th 2021, 3:29 PM 4,837 Views 0 Comments

A woman was allegedly attacked in Sussex city.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 6 October, 2021

Tom Clonan: Dozens have contacted me since Women of Honour with stories of sexual assault and bullying
# Defence Forces
# Defence Forces

Tom Clonan: Dozens have contacted me since Women of Honour with stories of sexual assault and bullying

Updated Oct 6th 2021, 4:00 PM 13,689 Views 15 Comments

The security analyst says the recent documentary has merely scratched the surface of issues for women in the Defence Forces.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 28 September, 2021

Prince Andrew acknowledges court papers over sex assault claims
# Lawsuit
# Lawsuit

Prince Andrew acknowledges court papers over sex assault claims

Sep 28th 2021, 9:39 PM 26,968 Views 0 Comments

He has been accused of sexually assaulting a then 17-year-old girl.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 22 September, 2021

Dr Caroline West: It is vital we stop victim blaming when it comes to sexual assault
# Opinion
# Opinion

Dr Caroline West: It is vital we stop victim blaming when it comes to sexual assault

Updated Sep 22nd 2021, 7:20 PM 20,929 Views 66 Comments

The consent outreach coordinator says we owe it to victims of sexual assault to address and change our attitudes to these crimes.

# sexual-assault - Friday 17 September, 2021

Prince Andrew may challenge UK ruling on US sex assault case
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Prince Andrew may challenge UK ruling on US sex assault case

Sep 17th 2021, 3:22 PM 18,473 Views 0 Comments

He has been accused of sexually assaulting a then 17-year-old girl.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 14 September, 2021

Prince Andrew’s lawyer says documents will absolve him of liability in sex assault case
# Virginia Giuffre
# Virginia Giuffre

Prince Andrew’s lawyer says documents will absolve him of liability in sex assault case

Sep 14th 2021, 7:16 AM 28,663 Views 0 Comments

Andrew B Brettler claimed the Duke of York’s accuser previously entered into a ‘settlement agreement’ that will nullify the case.

# sexual-assault - Friday 10 September, 2021

Benjamin Mendy to go on trial in January accused of rape and sexual assault
# IN COURT
From The42
# IN COURT

Benjamin Mendy to go on trial in January accused of rape and sexual assault

Sep 10th 2021, 4:38 PM 4,190 Views 0 Comments

The 27-year-old Manchester City player appeared in the dock at Chester Crown Court along with his co-accused today.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 26 August, 2021

Adult film star Ron Jeremy charged with multiple rapes and assaults
# Los Angeles Court
# Los Angeles Court

Adult film star Ron Jeremy charged with multiple rapes and assaults

Aug 26th 2021, 8:21 AM 102,825 Views 0 Comments

Jeremy has been the subject of criminal allegations within the adult film industry for years.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty to sexual assault charges
# Los Angeles
# Los Angeles

Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty to sexual assault charges

Jul 21st 2021, 10:50 PM 13,170 Views 0 Comments

The disgraced Hollywood mogul made his first court appearance in California today.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 6 July, 2021

'Very few women my age have not been subjected to some form of sexual assault' - Minister
# Domestic Violence
# Domestic Violence

'Very few women my age have not been subjected to some form of sexual assault' - Minister

Jul 6th 2021, 9:19 PM 39,353 Views 7 Comments

TDs called for action on sexual, domestic and gender-based violence in the Dáil this afternoon.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 30 June, 2021

Almost 1 in 10 sex assault victims to attend for treatment had multiple assailants in 2020
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Almost 1 in 10 sex assault victims to attend for treatment had multiple assailants in 2020

Jun 30th 2021, 9:08 AM 14,061 Views 3 Comments

That is according to the 2020 Sexual Assault Treatment Unit annual report.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 22 June, 2021

Opinion: Justice delayed really is justice denied in rape trials - this is a big issue in Ireland
# Irish Courts
# Irish Courts

Opinion: Justice delayed really is justice denied in rape trials - this is a big issue in Ireland

Jun 22nd 2021, 7:00 AM 8,874 Views 7 Comments

Dr Susan Leahy says a consistent delay in the legal process is one of the biggest stumbling blocks when it comes to rape trials

# sexual-assault - Monday 14 June, 2021

Retired member of religious order seeks to block his trial on child sex abuse charges
# Co Galway
# Co Galway

Retired member of religious order seeks to block his trial on child sex abuse charges

Jun 14th 2021, 5:28 PM 30,382 Views 0 Comments

The man is facing four charges of sexual assault made against him on dates between 1966 and 1969.

# sexual-assault - Monday 31 May, 2021

Teenage boys found guilty of sexually assaulting their friend (13) in a park
# Courts
# Courts

Teenage boys found guilty of sexually assaulting their friend (13) in a park

May 31st 2021, 9:30 PM 60,356 Views 0 Comments

The defendants were aged 14 at the time of the alleged incident.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 20 May, 2021

A teacher: Early years sex education can reduce aggression in children and improve gender equality
# Column
# Column

A teacher: Early years sex education can reduce aggression in children and improve gender equality

May 20th 2021, 8:25 AM 19,769 Views 41 Comments

Teacher Dearbhla Crosse says the new teachings for Catholic primary schools from the Irish Bishops Conference is not in line with latest research.

# sexual-assault - Friday 14 May, 2021

Ex-RTÉ producer Kieran Creaven pleads guilty to sexually assaulting and exploiting children
# Courts
# Courts

Ex-RTÉ producer Kieran Creaven pleads guilty to sexually assaulting and exploiting children

May 14th 2021, 12:18 PM 25,613 Views 0 Comments

The matter has been adjourned for sentencing on 9 July.

# sexual-assault - Monday 19 April, 2021

Man to be sentenced in May for rape and sexual assault of his friend in her Donegal home
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man to be sentenced in May for rape and sexual assault of his friend in her Donegal home

Apr 19th 2021, 9:20 PM 41,409 Views 0 Comments

The 38-year-old man, who had been friends with the woman for seven years, pleaded guilty to orally raping her during a prolonged attack in 2017.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 13 April, 2021

Teenage boy guilty of attacks on girls as they walked to school in London
# Crime
# Crime

Teenage boy guilty of attacks on girls as they walked to school in London

Apr 13th 2021, 2:42 PM 22,542 Views 0 Comments

The boy attacked two teenage girls during his spree and was also linked to other attacks in 2019 and 2020.

# sexual-assault - Saturday 10 April, 2021

'Good men need to speak up': Call for GAA officials to stop giving character references in rape trials
# Kerry
# Kerry

'Good men need to speak up': Call for GAA officials to stop giving character references in rape trials

Apr 10th 2021, 12:05 AM 59,238 Views 0 Comments

Justice Minister Helen McEntee has written to the victim in the Conor Quaid trail but cannot meet her as an appeal has been lodged.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 6 April, 2021

Man accused of raping an asylum seeker at his home put on trial
# Court
# Court

Man accused of raping an asylum seeker at his home put on trial

Apr 6th 2021, 6:40 PM 36,410 Views 0 Comments

The Central Criminal Court has heard evidence through video link from a 36-year-old woman.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 17 March, 2021

Joe Biden says Andrew Cuomo should resign if probe proves allegations
# Harassment Allegations
# Harassment Allegations

Joe Biden says Andrew Cuomo should resign if probe proves allegations

Mar 17th 2021, 8:07 AM 13,661 Views 13 Comments

The president’s language has shifted after he recently declined an opportunity to join other Democrats in calling for Cuomo’s resignation.

# sexual-assault - Monday 15 March, 2021

Australians rally for justice for women as alleged rapes shake government
# Allegations
# Allegations

Australians rally for justice for women as alleged rapes shake government

Mar 15th 2021, 7:02 AM 26,716 Views 1 Comment

The prime minister refused to address the demonstration in Canberra.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 11 March, 2021

Opinion: Women have lived in fear of walking alone in the dark for too long - we've had enough
# Safety
# Safety

Opinion: Women have lived in fear of walking alone in the dark for too long - we've had enough

Mar 11th 2021, 9:46 AM 41,252 Views 0 Comments

Our reader shares two terrifying experiences walking home in Dublin and London and asks if we are doing enough to free women from this fear.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 24 February, 2021

Gardaí investigating if school withheld information about alleged sexual assault of student
# Evidence
# Evidence

Gardaí investigating if school withheld information about alleged sexual assault of student

Feb 24th 2021, 12:05 AM 75,351 Views 0 Comments

It is understood that a separate GSOC investigation is also being carried out.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 18 February, 2021

Comedian Sil Fox sues State for alleged breach of human rights over failed sexual assault prosecution
# Veteran Comedian
# Veteran Comedian

Comedian Sil Fox sues State for alleged breach of human rights over failed sexual assault prosecution

Feb 18th 2021, 4:51 PM 35,524 Views 0 Comments

Fox walked free from court last May after being cleared of all charges against him.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 11 February, 2021

Man due in court charged with alleged sexual assault in Dublin
# Coolock
# Coolock

Man due in court charged with alleged sexual assault in Dublin

Feb 11th 2021, 11:48 AM 27,272 Views 0 Comments

The victim was out running when she was attacked.

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