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#Rape

# rape - Thursday 21 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Rape conviction quashed over ruling that prevented girl (15) being asked about contraceptive pill Co Louth

Rape conviction quashed over ruling that prevented girl (15) being asked about contraceptive pill

The man was sentenced to eight years imprisonment on 29 July 2016.

# rape - Wednesday 20 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Evidence of Patrick Nevin's Tinder use allowed in rape case because of 'similar modus operandi' Central Criminal Court

Evidence of Patrick Nevin's Tinder use allowed in rape case because of 'similar modus operandi'

Previous convictions of a defendant are usually not heard by a jury.

# rape - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Father-of-two pleads guilty to sex attacks on women he met on Tinder Dublin

Father-of-two pleads guilty to sex attacks on women he met on Tinder

Patrick Nevin (36) pleaded guilty at the Central Criminal Court this morning.

# rape - Friday 15 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Heartbreaking': Tributes paid to comedian who was killed as she walked home Australia

'Heartbreaking': Tributes paid to comedian who was killed as she walked home

Eurydice Dixon (22) was found dead in Melbourne.

# rape - Monday 11 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Man jailed for punching, kicking and repeatedly raping woman has conviction overturned on appeal Courts

Man jailed for punching, kicking and repeatedly raping woman has conviction overturned on appeal

The three-judge Court of Appeal directed a retrial.

# rape - Thursday 31 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Harvey Weinstein indicted on rape and criminal sex act charges Alleged Attacks

Harvey Weinstein indicted on rape and criminal sex act charges

Weinstein’s lawyer said the film director is “confident he’s going to clear his name”.

# rape - Thursday 17 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Man convicted of raping woman he met on dating app Badoo

Man convicted of raping woman he met on dating app

He then stole the woman’s phone as he left her house, a court was told.

# rape - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'There's a lot we can do to make the court process easier for rape victims' Rape Crisis Network Ireland

'There's a lot we can do to make the court process easier for rape victims'

Yesterday a rape victim told the Central Criminal Court that the trial was one of the hardest things she has ever had to do.

# rape - Monday 14 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Man who sexually assaulted girls 'targeted them when they were neglected by mother' Louth

Man who sexually assaulted girls 'targeted them when they were neglected by mother'

Teachers became concerned when they saw the man kissing the youngest girl on the lips.

# rape - Friday 11 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Bishop suggests that abortion after rape is 'sometimes far worse' than rape itself The Eighth

Bishop suggests that abortion after rape is 'sometimes far worse' than rape itself

The Bishop of Ossory Dr Dermot Farrell expressed concerns that if the Eighth was repealed “it would be difficult to restrict”.

From TheJournal.ie Sudan court criticised after teenager sentenced to death for killing 'rapist' husband Noura Hussein Hammad

Sudan court criticised after teenager sentenced to death for killing 'rapist' husband

Noura Hussein Hammad was married against her will at 16 years of age.

# rape - Monday 7 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Second Indian teen raped and set on fire Jharkhand

Second Indian teen raped and set on fire

The incident happened on Friday, the same day as the similar case.

# rape - Saturday 5 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 14 arrested after teenage girl raped and burned to death in India Jharkhand

14 arrested after teenage girl raped and burned to death in India

The 16-year-old was abducted from her home when her family was away to attend a wedding.

# rape - Thursday 3 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Q&A: Why has the government chosen 12 weeks as the general time limit for abortion? Explainer

Q&A: Why has the government chosen 12 weeks as the general time limit for abortion?

The use of abortion pills and pregnancy as a result of rape impacted the decision.

# rape - Friday 27 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Judge who jailed grandfather for rape calls sentencing guidelines 'somewhat bizarre' Courts

Judge who jailed grandfather for rape calls sentencing guidelines 'somewhat bizarre'

“It’s somewhat bizarre that an area that is so sensitive has so little in the way of guidance for a trial judge.”

# rape - Thursday 26 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Protests as Spain 'Wolf Pack' acquitted of gang raping woman but jailed for sexual abuse Pamplona

Protests as Spain 'Wolf Pack' acquitted of gang raping woman but jailed for sexual abuse

The verdicts sparked protests outside the Pamplona courthouse in northern Spain.

# rape - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Indian guru jailed for raping teenager he told he was ridding of evil spirits Godman

Indian guru jailed for raping teenager he told he was ridding of evil spirits

His lawyer said they would appeal the sentence.

# rape - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'He took my virginity': Woman tells court she confronted brother years after alleged abuse ended Courts

'He took my virginity': Woman tells court she confronted brother years after alleged abuse ended

The woman, now aged 41, alleges her brother began abusing her at the age of four.

From TheJournal.ie Review to examine how serious sexual offence cases are handled in Northern Ireland Social Media Impact

Review to examine how serious sexual offence cases are handled in Northern Ireland

It will look into the impact of social media on trials, among other issues.

# rape - Monday 23 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Waterford woman tells court she was raped by her older brother on her Holy Communion day Courts

Waterford woman tells court she was raped by her older brother on her Holy Communion day

The man has pleaded not guilty to 56 counts of rape and 15 counts of sexual assault.

From TheJournal.ie Carlow man jailed for 18 years for raping woman and causing life-changing injuries Courts

Carlow man jailed for 18 years for raping woman and causing life-changing injuries

Anthony Cassidy, aged 34, attacked his victim as she was walking to a shop in the early hours of the morning.

# rape - Sunday 22 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie India approves death penalty for people convicted of raping children under 12 Widespread Outrage

India approves death penalty for people convicted of raping children under 12

Violent crime against women has been on the rise in India despite tough laws enacted in 2013.

# rape - Friday 20 April, 2018

From The42 'When it comes to rape, I think we're still obsessed with women' Issue

'When it comes to rape, I think we're still obsessed with women'

Anna Krien, author of ‘Night Games,’ on consent, toxic masculinity of sport and how these problems can be counteracted.

# rape - Thursday 19 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Man goes on trial accused of serial rape of his younger sister Rape

Man goes on trial accused of serial rape of his younger sister

The abuse is alleged to have begun when the complainant was four years old.

# rape - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Man convicted of orally raping woman who fell asleep when he gave her a lift home Criminal Courts

Man convicted of orally raping woman who fell asleep when he gave her a lift home

The man pleaded not guilty to the offence.

# rape - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Rate my rape list: 'I'm angry at the silence of the men of Ireland' Opinion

Rate my rape list: 'I'm angry at the silence of the men of Ireland'

In the wake of the ‘rate my rape’ list on a school wall, Dr Cliona Saidlear says we have to talk about rape culture in Ireland.

# rape - Monday 16 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Cork pensioner who persistently raped teenage step-daughter appeals 12-year sentence Courts

Cork pensioner who persistently raped teenage step-daughter appeals 12-year sentence

The man pleaded guilty to 18 counts of rape and sexual abuse.

# rape - Sunday 15 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'My biggest regret is not reporting my rape. My rapist has a comfortable life with a wife and kids' Read Me

'My biggest regret is not reporting my rape. My rapist has a comfortable life with a wife and kids'

I am here, almost two years later, only just beginning to pick up the pieces of my own life, writes Morgan Barbour.

# rape - Friday 13 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Varadkar condemns list in Cork school that said 'the girls with the most number of ticks will get raped' Mallow

Varadkar condemns list in Cork school that said 'the girls with the most number of ticks will get raped'

The list proves the need to modernise our sexual education in schools, the Taoiseach said.

From TheJournal.ie Brutal gang rape and murder of eight-year-old girl in India triggers nationwide outrage Abducted

Brutal gang rape and murder of eight-year-old girl in India triggers nationwide outrage

She was abducted and forced to take sedatives while held captive in a shed and Hindu temple.

From TheJournal.ie Rape myths: 'Sexual assaults are traumatic. Incoherencies in the victims' accounts are inescapable' Opinion

Rape myths: 'Sexual assaults are traumatic. Incoherencies in the victims' accounts are inescapable'

It is important to remind ourselves what the research on rape and sexual assault has established, writes Ciaran McCullagh.

# rape - Thursday 12 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Cork school investigating list that said 'the girls with the most number of ticks will get raped' Mallow

Cork school investigating list that said 'the girls with the most number of ticks will get raped'

The list took the form of graffiti on a bathroom door.

From TheJournal.ie Court to hear application to cover Paddy Jackson's £100k legal bill Belfast

Court to hear application to cover Paddy Jackson's £100k legal bill

Jackson privately funded his defence, but he is now seeking to retrieve this money.

# rape - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Blood-stained sheets, a pornographic gif and a tweet: Legal arguments in the rugby rape trial Rugby Rape Trial

Blood-stained sheets, a pornographic gif and a tweet: Legal arguments in the rugby rape trial

The restriction imposed at the beginning of the trial was lifted today as the jury can no longer be prejudiced.

# rape - Monday 9 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Judge in rugby rape trial to hear arguments over lifting reporting restrictions on case Belfast

Judge in rugby rape trial to hear arguments over lifting reporting restrictions on case

The media were banned from reporting on anything said in the absence of the jury since the start of the trial.

From TheJournal.ie Calls for cross-examination of victims in rape trials to be pre-recorded Giving Evidence

Calls for cross-examination of victims in rape trials to be pre-recorded

The Rape Crisis Network Ireland has released a ‘timely’ report.

# rape - Sunday 8 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Would it work here? New law in Iceland means rape accused must prove they had explicit consent Burden Of Proof

Would it work here? New law in Iceland means rape accused must prove they had explicit consent

The Department of Justice in Ireland is currently reviewing sexual assault legislation and has been urged to provide greater protection for victims.

# rape - Friday 6 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Campaigners take out newspaper ad demanding Paddy Jackson not play for Ireland or Ulster again Belfast Telegraph

# rape - Thursday 5 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'My first thought when I was raped was whether or not I was pregnant - that shouldn't be the case' Sexual Violence

'My first thought when I was raped was whether or not I was pregnant - that shouldn't be the case'

The Together For Yes campaign launched a position paper on the proposed legislation.

# rape - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Craig Gilroy apologises for 'totally inappropriate' WhatsApp message sent to Stuart Olding Internal Review

Craig Gilroy apologises for 'totally inappropriate' WhatsApp message sent to Stuart Olding

Ulster Rugby and the IRFU said Gilroy is subject to an internal review and is not available for selection.

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