December 11

Ombudsman’s Report Re Magdalene Laundries Restorative Justice Scheme

Ombudsman’s Report Re Magdalene Laundries Restorative Justice Scheme “These women have waited long enough for justice,” The Ombudsman’s Report entitled “Opportunity Lost“, has now come out on the Ombudsman’s investigation into how the Department of Justice administered the Magdalene Laundries Redress Scheme. The Ombudsman has dismissed objections made by the Department of Justice to an investigation into.

April 24

Lifting the Veil of Silence over Mother and Baby Homes Ireland

Lifting the Veil of Silence over Mother and Baby Homes In light of the recent discovery of human remains on a site in Tuam, Co. Galway, a Commission has been established to further investigate the circumstances surrounding these harrowing findings. Historical Mother and Baby Homes and Institutions in Ireland Where now stands a housing estate,.

October 18

Kincora Boys’ Home – NI abuse survivors compensation ‘could reach €30m’

Kincora Boys’ Home – NI abuse survivors compensation ‘could reach €30m’ Campaigners have warned that the bill for compensation of child abuse survivors in Northern Ireland could reach €30 million. The number of victims that could be eligible to make claims over their treatment in institutions from 1922-1995 amounts to more than 520 people, including.