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'The door to her cell was bolted': Magdalene survivor takes case against Ireland to UN
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'The door to her cell was bolted': Magdalene survivor takes case against Ireland to UN

Feb 17th 2020, 4:30 PM 47,888 Views 91 Comments

Elizabeth Coppin’s complaint will be heard by the UN’s Committee Against Torture.

UN committee hears 'vast majority' of women entered Magdalene Laundries voluntarily or with consent
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UN committee hears 'vast majority' of women entered Magdalene Laundries voluntarily or with consent

May 24th 2011, 9:29 PM 2,549 Views 12 Comments

Irish delegate said today that in most cases, allegations made by women about mistreatment at the laundries concern events which happened “a considerable time ago”, and information is limited.