# rape - Today’s News
We asked two commentators to give their views on the issue…
# rape - Wednesday 22 October, 2014
The former Sheffield United striker has appeared in a video with his girlfriend and insists he wants to clear his name.
# rape - Monday 20 October, 2014
The exchange surrounds the handling of Maíria Cahill’s claims that she was raped by a member of the IRA and then interrogated by the organisation.
# rape - Friday 17 October, 2014
Cahill made the claim this evening. She also made an appeal to Sinn Féin members.
# rape - Thursday 16 October, 2014
Today’s report by the Oireachtas Justice Committee on Sexual and Domestic Violence suggests changes to the way prostitution is legislated for.
Cahill, a niece of IRA member Joe Cahill, says the IRA convened a ‘kangaroo court’ to deal with the abuse claims, in order to prevent a police investigation.
# rape - Wednesday 15 October, 2014
The allegations were featured in a BBC Spotlight documentary last night.
# rape - Saturday 20 September, 2014
One in five women in America are victims of sexual assault during college years.
# rape - Monday 15 September, 2014
Everybody’s talking about housing people in prefabs, Judge Barry White, seagulls and Islamic State.
He retired last Thursday saying it was a “privilege to serve as a judge”.
# rape - Friday 12 September, 2014
Four men were arrested during a series of searchers in the Portadown area yesterday.
# rape - Monday 8 September, 2014
Pope Francis has offered his condolences after the horrific murders.
# rape - Wednesday 3 September, 2014
The two men are mentally impaired and one of them is the longest serving death row inmate in North Carolina.
# rape - Tuesday 2 September, 2014
The Crazy and F**k You singer has pleaded no contest to drug charges.
# rape - Friday 29 August, 2014
We need to gain a true picture of the prevalence most heinous crimes in our society in order to inform national policy.
# rape - Monday 25 August, 2014
The Tánaiste is also in favour of repealing the 8th Amendment.
# rape - Thursday 21 August, 2014
The HSE ordered a report into the situation where a woman was given a caesarean section after she became pregnant through rape.
# rape - Tuesday 19 August, 2014
The issue has also started gathering much attention across the world.
# rape - Monday 18 August, 2014
The legislation introduced last year has proved itself to be barbaric and unworkable.
This case has sent a clear message to women in Ireland: if you are suicidal and need an abortion, it is highly unlikely that you will get one.
# rape - Monday 11 August, 2014
It is believed the woman was followed into the bathroom.
# rape - Saturday 9 August, 2014
Joanne Berry pretended to be the woman and said she wanted men to act out a rape fantasy.
# rape - Saturday 26 July, 2014
The man was arrested yesterday and is being held at Waterford Garda Station.
# rape - Saturday 19 July, 2014
The 66-year-old befriended the child’s family and gained their trust to the extent that he was allowed to babysit their son.
# rape - Thursday 17 July, 2014
The UN criticised Ireland’s abortion laws and lambasted the State for failing “to assign any accountability” to issues like Magdalene Laundries, mother-and-baby homes, child abuse and symphysiotomy.
Assange has been holed up in Ecuador’s embassy in London for more than two years
# rape - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
Ireland faced a second day of questioning at UN Human Rights Committee in Geneva.
# rape - Friday 11 July, 2014
The man was found guilty of sexually assaulting two teenagers.
# rape - Thursday 10 July, 2014
# rape - Friday 27 June, 2014
Two teenage girls have claimed they were assaulted by the men after attending the Jason Derulo concert at the ‘Live at the Marquee’ event.
# rape - Thursday 26 June, 2014
Police had appealed for information yesterday saying she had been sexually assaulted.
# rape - Monday 23 June, 2014
# rape - Saturday 31 May, 2014
Two teenage cousins were gang raped and hanged from a tree in northern India .
# rape - Friday 30 May, 2014
Hollywood actress Charlize Theron says the intrusion on her life by the press is comparable to ‘rape’.
Two of the four men arrested so far in relation to the girl’s deaths are police officers.
# rape - Thursday 22 May, 2014
Rape Crisis Midwest will close their Tipperary centre for a month, but Tipperary Rape Crisis & Counselling Service will be unaffected.
# rape - Monday 19 May, 2014
The services in Clare and Tipperary will be closed for at least a month because of a €120,000 shortfall.
# rape - Thursday 15 May, 2014
Good morning. Here’s everything you need to know before you start your day.
# rape - Friday 9 May, 2014
Despite the prevalence of these attacks, there has been just one marital rape conviction in nearly a quarter of a century.