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# tom-humphries - Friday 23 August, 2019

The Explainer: How does Ireland deal with sex offenders after prison?
# The Explainer
# The Explainer

The Explainer: How does Ireland deal with sex offenders after prison?

Aug 23rd 2019, 8:00 PM 15,446 Views 24 Comments

In the wake of the release of Tom Humphries, there has been much discussion around the treatment of sex offenders post-release. We talk to two experts on this week’s episode.

# tom-humphries - Saturday 17 August, 2019

How Ireland deals with sex offenders after they're released from prison
# Prevention
# Prevention

How Ireland deals with sex offenders after they're released from prison

Aug 17th 2019, 12:05 AM 51,404 Views 51 Comments

Experts in the area say their work can face strong opposition from the public but it is vital to ensure offenders do not harm anyone else.

# tom-humphries - Friday 16 August, 2019

Convicted child sex offender Tom Humphries released from Midlands Prison
# Released
# Released

Convicted child sex offender Tom Humphries released from Midlands Prison

Aug 16th 2019, 11:57 AM 62,945 Views 124 Comments

The former sports journalist was jailed for the sexual exploitation and defilement of a child.

# tom-humphries - Monday 1 January, 2018

Jockey stood down after failing New Year's Day breath test
# Indiscretion
From The42
# Indiscretion

Jockey stood down after failing New Year's Day breath test

Jan 1st 2018, 5:56 PM 8,762 Views 3 Comments

It was a disappointing start to 2018 for Tom Bellamy.

# tom-humphries - Sunday 29 October, 2017

And they call it the Toy Department - a difficult week for sport to digest
# Column
# Column

And they call it the Toy Department - a difficult week for sport to digest

Oct 29th 2017, 4:00 PM 16,707 Views 21 Comments

It’s been a week to forget for the sports department, writes Tommy Martin.

# tom-humphries - Friday 27 October, 2017

And they call it the Toy Department - a difficult week for sport to digest
# Column
From The42
# Column

And they call it the Toy Department - a difficult week for sport to digest

Oct 27th 2017, 8:25 AM 6,569 Views 6 Comments

It’s been a week to forget for the sports department, writes Tommy Martin.

# tom-humphries - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

'I was misled': Eamon Dunphy defends visiting Tom Humphries in psychiatric hospital
# Justice
# Justice

'I was misled': Eamon Dunphy defends visiting Tom Humphries in psychiatric hospital

Oct 25th 2017, 9:10 AM 65,826 Views 92 Comments

Dunphy’s comments on the Tonight Show last night sparked criticism, as he said Humphries was given “just about the right sentence”.

'The higher the profile and success of a member of society, the greater the fall'
# Tom Humphries
# Tom Humphries

'The higher the profile and success of a member of society, the greater the fall'

Oct 25th 2017, 12:10 AM 17,320 Views 67 Comments

Former sports journalist Tom Humphries has been jailed for two-and-a-half years for grooming and sexually abusing a teenage girl.

# tom-humphries - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

Tom Humphries was afforded a trust that makes his crimes even more odious
# Defilement
# Defilement

Tom Humphries was afforded a trust that makes his crimes even more odious

Oct 24th 2017, 8:30 PM 47,905 Views 100 Comments

Tom Humphries joins a string of other abusers who have eroded the simple innocence of growing up on a glorious field, writes club camogie player and TheJournal.ie news editor Sinéad O’Carroll.

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 46,195 Views 114 Comments

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

Former Irish Times journalist Tom Humphries jailed for 2.5 years for child sex offences
# Circuit Criminal Court
# Circuit Criminal Court

Former Irish Times journalist Tom Humphries jailed for 2.5 years for child sex offences

Oct 24th 2017, 3:00 PM 75,532 Views 198 Comments

The former sports journalist groomed and sexually abused a teenage girl.

Tom Humphries is set to be sentenced for the defilement of a child this morning
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Tom Humphries is set to be sentenced for the defilement of a child this morning

Oct 24th 2017, 6:05 AM 9,511 Views 0 Comments

The former high-profile sports journalist pleaded guilty to four counts of grooming and two counts of defilement of a child.

# tom-humphries - Sunday 15 October, 2017

'I showed a lack of judgement' - Donal óg Cusack apologises for writing letter supporting Tom Humphries
# Sorry
# Sorry

'I showed a lack of judgement' - Donal óg Cusack apologises for writing letter supporting Tom Humphries

Oct 15th 2017, 8:19 AM 41,035 Views 0 Comments

The court was told a chief sportswriter for the Sunday Times and a sportsperson had written letters on Humphries’ behalf.

# tom-humphries - Monday 9 October, 2017

David Walsh described Tom Humphries as 'a great, great man' after child sex allegations
# Archive Interview
# Archive Interview

David Walsh described Tom Humphries as 'a great, great man' after child sex allegations

Oct 9th 2017, 7:00 PM 40,076 Views 0 Comments

The Sunday Times chief sports writer wrote a character reference for Humphries

# tom-humphries - Sunday 8 October, 2017

'I could not abandon him': Journalist explains why he wrote reference for Tom Humphries
# Sexual Abuse
# Sexual Abuse

'I could not abandon him': Journalist explains why he wrote reference for Tom Humphries

Oct 8th 2017, 10:24 AM 76,758 Views 0 Comments

Humphries groomed and sexually abused a teenage girl.

# tom-humphries - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Tom Humphries hears how victim 'blocked out childhood memories' to 'block out all the abuse'
# Grooming
# Grooming

Tom Humphries hears how victim 'blocked out childhood memories' to 'block out all the abuse'

Oct 4th 2017, 6:05 AM 14,627 Views 0 Comments

The former sports journalist will be sentenced in three weeks time after a hearing yesterday.

# tom-humphries - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

Tom Humphries groomed teenage girl with 'highly sexualised' texts before taking her to his flat
# Courts
# Courts

Tom Humphries groomed teenage girl with 'highly sexualised' texts before taking her to his flat

Oct 3rd 2017, 5:21 PM 74,074 Views 0 Comments

The former journalist has pleaded guilty to sexual exploitation and defilement.

# tom-humphries - Monday 10 July, 2017

Sentencing of Tom Humphries for sexual exploitation and defilement of a child is adjourned
# Courts
# Courts

Sentencing of Tom Humphries for sexual exploitation and defilement of a child is adjourned

Jul 10th 2017, 2:25 PM 22,498 Views 0 Comments

The former Irish Times sports journalist pleaded guilty last March to six sexual offences.

# tom-humphries - Monday 26 June, 2017

Sports journalist Tom Humphries to be sentenced for sexual exploitation and defilement of child
# Court
# Court

Sports journalist Tom Humphries to be sentenced for sexual exploitation and defilement of child

Jun 26th 2017, 1:08 PM 50,944 Views 0 Comments

The prominent journalist and author is to be sentenced next month.

# tom-humphries - Sunday 20 February, 2011

The Sunday Papers: the week's best sportswriting
# Hold The Back Page
From The42
# Hold The Back Page

The Sunday Papers: the week's best sportswriting

Feb 20th 2011, 10:03 AM 1,961 Views 2 Comments

Here’s some of the pieces from newspapers, magazines and online that we bookmarked this week. You don’t even have to get your hands inky.