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Police appeal for information after two 13-year-old teens sexually assaulted on London bus
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Police appeal for information after two 13-year-old teens sexually assaulted on London bus

Feb 8th 2019, 6:48 PM 38,006 Views 30 Comments

No arrests have been made to date.

Queen movie director Bryan Singer's BAFTA nomination suspended over sexual assault allegations
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Queen movie director Bryan Singer's BAFTA nomination suspended over sexual assault allegations

Feb 7th 2019, 8:13 AM 19,753 Views 39 Comments

The director has dismissed the fresh claims of sexual misconduct.

Two French officers sentenced to 7 years in jail for raping tourist at police headquarters
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Two French officers sentenced to 7 years in jail for raping tourist at police headquarters

Jan 31st 2019, 9:15 PM 45,678 Views 27 Comments

Nicolas Redouane and Antoine Quirin had denied rape, and said the sex was consensual.

Three boys only cautioned after alleged sexual assault of girl outside local disco, Dáil hears
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Three boys only cautioned after alleged sexual assault of girl outside local disco, Dáil hears

Jan 31st 2019, 12:30 AM 47,763 Views 34 Comments

The incident was caught on CCTV and gardaí were called to the incident in 2016.

Stable owner who raped girl receives partially suspended sentence
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Stable owner who raped girl receives partially suspended sentence

Jan 25th 2019, 2:36 PM 33,089 Views 0 Comments

The offences were carried out at the man’s home and at horse events around the country.

Man arrested over alleged sexual assault at Dublin hospital
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Man arrested over alleged sexual assault at Dublin hospital

Jan 25th 2019, 2:11 PM 23,458 Views 0 Comments

The alleged incident happened on 26 December.

Alex Salmond charged with multiple counts of sexual assault and two counts of attempted rape
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Alex Salmond charged with multiple counts of sexual assault and two counts of attempted rape

Updated Jan 24th 2019, 3:27 PM 46,342 Views 0 Comments

Salmond was the First Minister of Scotland from 2007 to 2014.

Man questioned over alleged sexual assault at Dublin hotel in December
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Man questioned over alleged sexual assault at Dublin hotel in December

Jan 18th 2019, 7:50 AM 56,987 Views 0 Comments

He has since been released without charge.

Gardaí probe south Dublin sex attack after teenager says she was followed and assaulted
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Gardaí probe south Dublin sex attack after teenager says she was followed and assaulted

Jan 14th 2019, 8:32 PM 73,438 Views 31 Comments

The incident happened last Thursday.

'Horrifying and indefensible': Lady Gaga to remove R Kelly duet from streaming services
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'Horrifying and indefensible': Lady Gaga to remove R Kelly duet from streaming services

Jan 10th 2019, 1:18 PM 82,827 Views 0 Comments

The singer said she had collaborated with Kelly during a “dark time” in her life.

DNA samples of male staff taken after woman in coma for over a decade gives birth in US hospital
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DNA samples of male staff taken after woman in coma for over a decade gives birth in US hospital

Jan 10th 2019, 8:23 AM 51,053 Views 33 Comments

Police in Arizona have begun a sexual assault probe following the birth in late December.

Weinstein survivors hit out at Time's Up movement for their promotional video

Weinstein survivors hit out at Time's Up movement for their promotional video

Jan 9th 2019, 4:32 PM 5,697 Views 0 Comments

‘How disappointing and shameful’.

Bill Kenneally appears in court charged with 171 counts of sexual assault against three boys
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Bill Kenneally appears in court charged with 171 counts of sexual assault against three boys

Jan 8th 2019, 1:06 PM 25,903 Views 0 Comments

The charges against Kenneally (68) relate to a period of time in the 1980s.

DPP file to be prepared after Gardaí arrest man (30s) in connection with Dublin 4 sexual assault
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DPP file to be prepared after Gardaí arrest man (30s) in connection with Dublin 4 sexual assault

Jan 8th 2019, 12:29 PM 26,262 Views 0 Comments

Gardai have also seized a car in connection with the investigation.

Kevin Spacey ordered to stay away from sexual assault accuser ahead of next court date in March
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Kevin Spacey ordered to stay away from sexual assault accuser ahead of next court date in March

Updated Jan 7th 2019, 4:31 PM 18,467 Views 0 Comments

The House of Cards star had asked that his lawyers represent him at the hearing but Judge Thomas Barrett declined.

Gardaí release Evofit of suspect in alleged sexual assault in Dublin city
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Gardaí release Evofit of suspect in alleged sexual assault in Dublin city

Dec 18th 2018, 1:05 PM 38,619 Views 47 Comments

The alleged incident happened in the early hours of Sunday 9 December.

Appeal for witnesses after female allegedly sexually assaulted in Dublin
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Appeal for witnesses after female allegedly sexually assaulted in Dublin

Dec 12th 2018, 2:04 PM 40,650 Views 0 Comments

The incident is believed to have happened between 12.43am and 2.14am on Sunday morning.

Gardaí investigating alleged rape of woman in Dublin city
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Gardaí investigating alleged rape of woman in Dublin city

Dec 11th 2018, 7:30 AM 89,424 Views 0 Comments

The woman is believed to have been socialising in a hotel in the city centre.

Former soldier jailed for three years for sexually assaulting niece and nephew
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Former soldier jailed for three years for sexually assaulting niece and nephew

Dec 6th 2018, 6:00 PM 20,167 Views 0 Comments

The female victim delivered an emotional victim impact statement in court today.

Man who went on the run during his sexual assault trial jailed for seven years despite not being found
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Man who went on the run during his sexual assault trial jailed for seven years despite not being found

Dec 4th 2018, 10:20 PM 22,307 Views 0 Comments

The man is still “at large” and believed to be sleeping rough in Dublin city.

Serial sex offender Patrick Nevin jailed for 5 and a half years for Tinder sex assault
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Serial sex offender Patrick Nevin jailed for 5 and a half years for Tinder sex assault

Updated Nov 27th 2018, 5:28 PM 52,392 Views 0 Comments

The victim, now aged 36, told the court it had been very hard for her to travel back here for the trial last year and to see her attacker.

Warning of 'systemic difficulties' in courts system as Rape Crisis Centre handles over 13,000 calls
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Warning of 'systemic difficulties' in courts system as Rape Crisis Centre handles over 13,000 calls

Nov 26th 2018, 12:05 AM 15,573 Views 23 Comments

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre’s annual report is being published today.

Sentencing adjourned for man who sexually assaulted Brazilian student he met on Tinder
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Sentencing adjourned for man who sexually assaulted Brazilian student he met on Tinder

Updated Nov 23rd 2018, 12:08 PM 30,569 Views 0 Comments

Nevin is due to be sentenced next month for a further two assaults on women he met through the dating app.

Norwegian man charged with sexual offences involving some 300 teenage boys
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Norwegian man charged with sexual offences involving some 300 teenage boys

Nov 20th 2018, 8:42 PM 15,509 Views 0 Comments

The charges include rape, according to Norwegian media reports.

NI report suggests banning public from rape trials and showing juries videos about stereotyping
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NI report suggests banning public from rape trials and showing juries videos about stereotyping

Updated Nov 20th 2018, 1:45 PM 12,340 Views 0 Comments

A need for legislation to manage social media use around these trials has also been recommended.

Nine in 10 people believe a person's underwear should not be discussed in a rape case
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Nine in 10 people believe a person's underwear should not be discussed in a rape case

Nov 20th 2018, 12:00 AM 17,827 Views 58 Comments

A barrister’s comments sparked outrage and led to protests last week.

'Which one of us was the free rape?': Rape survivor criticises concurrent sentencing
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'Which one of us was the free rape?': Rape survivor criticises concurrent sentencing

Nov 19th 2018, 11:28 PM 50,296 Views 28 Comments

Leona O’Callaghan waived her right to anonymity so her rapist could be publicly named.

'You sent me home bleeding, traumatised ... but I'm a survivor': Leona O’Callaghan's powerful victim impact statement
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'You sent me home bleeding, traumatised ... but I'm a survivor': Leona O’Callaghan's powerful victim impact statement

Nov 19th 2018, 4:33 PM 29,749 Views 16 Comments

Leona O’Callaghan was groomed and raped by Patrick O’Dea when she was a child.

Former England footballer Paul Gascoigne charged with sexual assault during a train journey
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Former England footballer Paul Gascoigne charged with sexual assault during a train journey

Nov 19th 2018, 12:31 PM 49,858 Views 0 Comments

The incident is alleged to have happened on a train from York to Durham during the summer.

New national survey on sexual violence to be completed in two years
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New national survey on sexual violence to be completed in two years

Nov 17th 2018, 11:41 AM 6,626 Views 12 Comments

The minister said he expects the survey to begin next year, stating that it should be completed within 18 months.

Two men jailed for sex assault on sleeping girl in Dublin nightclub
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Two men jailed for sex assault on sleeping girl in Dublin nightclub

Nov 9th 2018, 1:13 PM 93,070 Views 0 Comments

One of the men pointed himself out on CCTV footage but said: “I don’t know where the sexual assault was though”.

Real Madrid to take legal action against Portuguese newspaper over reporting of Ronaldo rape allegations
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Real Madrid to take legal action against Portuguese newspaper over reporting of Ronaldo rape allegations

Oct 11th 2018, 6:51 PM 20,593 Views 0 Comments

The Spanish club says it has filed a lawsuit against Correio da Manha ‘for publishing categorically false information.’

Cristiano Ronaldo's lawyer insists Las Vegas sexual encounter was 'completely consensual'
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Cristiano Ronaldo's lawyer insists Las Vegas sexual encounter was 'completely consensual'

Oct 10th 2018, 9:34 PM 19,204 Views 0 Comments

In a statement, the Juventus star’s representative also claims documents in which he admits guilt are ‘pure invention’.

Lynn Ruane on sexual assault: 'I carried a shame that wasn’t mine for years before I told anyone'
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Lynn Ruane on sexual assault: 'I carried a shame that wasn’t mine for years before I told anyone'

Oct 7th 2018, 8:00 PM 32,803 Views 11 Comments

It’s been 16 years since the Savi – Sexual Abuse and Violence in Ireland – report, and it’s high time Ireland has another one, writes Lynn Ruane.

Trump slammed by Republican colleagues after mocking Kavanaugh accuser
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Trump slammed by Republican colleagues after mocking Kavanaugh accuser

Oct 3rd 2018, 10:20 PM 31,019 Views 108 Comments

His comments were described as “appalling”.

Dublin man who groped woman as she slept at house party jailed for 11 months
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Dublin man who groped woman as she slept at house party jailed for 11 months

Oct 3rd 2018, 6:05 PM 31,630 Views 0 Comments

The married father was unanimously convicted of sexual assault.

'I firmly deny the accusations' - Ronaldo releases statement addressing rape claim
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'I firmly deny the accusations' - Ronaldo releases statement addressing rape claim

Oct 3rd 2018, 4:02 PM 14,576 Views 0 Comments

The Portuguese star has rejected Kathryn Mayorga’s version of events at a Las Vegas hotel in 2009.

Eight life sentences upheld for man jailed for raping mother and daughter 'in every conceivable way'
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Eight life sentences upheld for man jailed for raping mother and daughter 'in every conceivable way'

Oct 2nd 2018, 10:41 PM 53,408 Views 0 Comments

He also pleaded guilty to false imprisonment, attempted rape, aggravated burglary, making threats to kill and aggravated sexual assault.

Las Vegas police confirm June 2009 case reopened after Ronaldo calls rape claim 'fake news'
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Las Vegas police confirm June 2009 case reopened after Ronaldo calls rape claim 'fake news'

Updated Oct 1st 2018, 10:21 PM 48,700 Views 0 Comments

A report in German magazine Der Spiegel says Ronaldo made a payment of $375,000 as part of a non-disclosure agreement over the alleged incident.

Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway: 'I'm a victim of sexual assault'
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Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway: 'I'm a victim of sexual assault'

Sep 30th 2018, 5:22 PM 35,147 Views 38 Comments

Conway made the disclosure on CNN while defending Trump’s embattled Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.