Sexual Abuse News

Recent News

Former Dublin school rugby coach admits sexual abuse of 23 victims

Former Dublin school teacher and rugby coach John McClean (aged 75) pleaded guilty at the Circuit Criminal Court to 27 charges of indecent assault to young schoolboys between the period of September 1973 to June 1990. McClean admitted to sexually abusing 23 males from the school in the 1970s and...

read more

Brother accused of Sexual Abuse left in Africa

BROTHER ACCUSED OF SEXUAL ABUSE LEFT IN AFRICAfacebooklinkedininstagramIn 2012, Brother Aidan Clohessy in the St. John of Gods Order was officially withdrawn from public ministry in Mzuzu, the third largest city in Malawi after St John of God finally prompted a Gardaí investigation circling sexual...

read more

29-year-old man on trial for sexual assault at crèche

A twenty-nine-year-old man who worked at a crèche in Leinster has pleaded not guilty to 23 counts of sexual assault that happened between February 2015 and December 2016. He is accused of sexually assaulting four young girls who were between the ages of five and eight years old at the time of the...

read more

Women raped and sexually assaulted by former boyfriend in her sleep

Niamh Ní Dhomhnaill, a woman recurrently raped and sexually assaulted by her erstwhile boyfriend, Mr. Magnus Meyer Hustveit, was granted €1 million in damages by a jury at the High Court after trying to take her own life in September 2013. She took legal action utilizing civil proceedings in the...

read more

Sexual Abuse Allegations in Scouting Ireland

Update on Sexual Abuse Allegations in Scouting Ireland The current review of abuse Allegations within the organisation Scouting Ireland has revealed abuse of at least 108 victims of sexual abuse in a period from the 1960's to the 1980's involving many alleged abusers. This number of abused people...

read more


84 Talbot Street, Dublin 1

D01 YX60

Contact us

Free Phone: (1800) 844 104


Call Now ButtonCALL