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#Defilement

From TheJournal.ie Man (18) pleads guilty to rape of half-brother and defilement of half-sister over two-year period Courts

Man (18) pleads guilty to rape of half-brother and defilement of half-sister over two-year period

The case was heard today at the Central Criminal Court.

From TheJournal.ie Man jailed after having sex with girl (14) he met online Defilement

Man jailed after having sex with girl (14) he met online

The man was arrested after the girl was found in a Dublin suburb and complained that she had been raped by him.

From TheJournal.ie Man jailed for 6.5 years for sexual exploitation and defilement of child Dublin

Man jailed for 6.5 years for sexual exploitation and defilement of child

The girl’s mother contacted gardaí after finding concerning messages on her laptop.

From TheJournal.ie UK Lotto millionaire accused of defilement and rape of an underage Irish girl served with book of evidence Courts

UK Lotto millionaire accused of defilement and rape of an underage Irish girl served with book of evidence

The British man was arrested in Dublin in July after he travelled to Ireland to speak to the teen’s mother about his relationship with her daughter.

From TheJournal.ie Man jailed for defilement of 14-year-old girl after Wesley disco Defilement

Man jailed for defilement of 14-year-old girl after Wesley disco

Judge Melanie Greally praised the girl’s courage in coming forward at a young age for what she said was a “very difficult process”.

From TheJournal.ie Court told Ennis teen will attempt to physically harm girl he defiled if released from custody Courts

Court told Ennis teen will attempt to physically harm girl he defiled if released from custody

At Ennis Circuit Court, Sergeant John Casey said that he had “grave concerns” that the 19-year old male “poses a personal risk to the safety of the injured party”.

From TheJournal.ie Man to be sentenced for defiling teenage girl after Wesley disco Defilement

Man to be sentenced for defiling teenage girl after Wesley disco

The man has pleaded guilty.

From TheJournal.ie 'The higher the profile and success of a member of society, the greater the fall' Tom Humphries

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Tom Humphries was afforded a trust that makes his crimes even more odious Defilement

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

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.

From TheJournal.ie Sentencing of Tom Humphries for sexual exploitation and defilement of a child is adjourned Courts

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Man sentenced for sex with teen "took advantage of the girl in quite a squalid manner" Courts

Man sentenced for sex with teen "took advantage of the girl in quite a squalid manner"

The man, from Mayo, was 19 at the time while the girl was 16. A two-year sentence was imposed on the man today.

From TheJournal.ie Teenage boy charged with defilement of 15-year-old girl set for July trial Courts

Teenage boy charged with defilement of 15-year-old girl set for July trial

The 17-year-old is one of five teenagers accused of having sex with the girl.

From TheJournal.ie Man who was aged 15 when he abused child gets suspended sentence Defilement

Man who was aged 15 when he abused child gets suspended sentence

The victim was aged ten or eleven at the time.

From TheJournal.ie Man denied sex with 15-year-old until it was proven he was her baby's father Defilement

Man denied sex with 15-year-old until it was proven he was her baby's father

“It is the greatest mistake of my life. It is a great lesson to me because now I will go to prison,” he told investigators.

From TheJournal.ie Man jailed for having sex with his underage step-sister when he was a teenager Courts

Man jailed for having sex with his underage step-sister when he was a teenager

Russell Ward (23) has been jailed for 18 months for carrying on the relationship which began when he was 16 and his step-sister was 12.

From TheJournal.ie Man (51) charged with 50 sexual offences against two young girls Court

Man (51) charged with 50 sexual offences against two young girls

He will go on trial on 13 July.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should Ireland lower the age of consent? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Ireland lower the age of consent?

It’s reported this morning that the government will next week consider laws reducing the age from 17 to 16. Should it?