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MÁIRIA Cahill’s case is not primarily about sexual abuse. It is about abuse, and abuse is about power. Gerry Adams as Teflon terrorist, and Sinn Féin on his behalf, must sink this matter without trace into the ‘sediment’ underneath our society. Sexual abuse, a society in conflict, the absence of an accountable policing service, are all wastelands into which this, like dead bodies, can be buried, never to be found again. But this is a ‘body’ that cannot be buried

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Sinn Féin allegations: There can be no justice while Adams is a law unto himself

MÁIRIA Cahill’s case is not primarily about sexual abuse. It is about abuse, and abuse is about power. Gerry Adams as Teflon terrorist, and Sinn Féin on his behalf, must sink this matter without trace into the ‘sediment’ underneath our society. Sexual abuse, a society in conflict, the absence of an accountable policing service, are all wastelands into which this, like dead bodies, can be buried, never to be found again. But this is a ‘body’ that cannot be buried

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Django actress charged with lewd conduct

Django Unchained actress Daniele Watts, who suggested she was detained by police because of racial profiling after she was found in a parked car with her boyfriend, has been charged with lewd conduct.

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