Former coach and teacher to be tried for alleged indecent assault of nine boys

Former coach and teacher to be tried for alleged indecent assault of nine boys
John McClean at a previous court sitting

A former rugby coach and teacher at a Dublin school will stand trial on charges of indecent assault next year.

John McClean (74), of Casimir Avenue, Harold’s Cross, was sent forward from the District Court earlier this year on charges of indecently assaulting nine males at Terenure College on dates between 1973 and 1989.

Judge Martin Nolan at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court today/yesterday (Friday) confirmed a trial date of November 2, 2020 in relation to these charges. A pretrial hearing date of July 29, 2020 was also set.

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