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From TheJournal.ie Family of murdered detective garda Adrian Donohoe awarded €1.3 million in damages State Compensation

Family of murdered detective garda Adrian Donohoe awarded €1.3 million in damages

Detective Garda Donohoe was shot dead in the course of his duties in 2013.

From TheJournal.ie Garda who suffered PTSD after shotgun was fired at him awarded €250,000 in compensation State Compensation

Garda who suffered PTSD after shotgun was fired at him awarded €250,000 in compensation

The now-retired Garda was later awarded the Scott Medal for bravery

From TheJournal.ie State apology: 399 women given up to €150,000 each for symphysiotomy procedures Compensation

State apology: 399 women given up to €150,000 each for symphysiotomy procedures

However Marie O’Connor, spokesperson for a symphysiotomy group, described the grants as “an official whitewash”.

From TheJournal.ie Congregations have 'moral obligation' to meet costs for abuse victims - Quinn Residential Abuse

Congregations have 'moral obligation' to meet costs for abuse victims - Quinn

Writing in the Irish Examiner today, Education Minister Ruairí Quinn says that religious congregations must meet their obligation to victims of residential abuse.