The High Court has dismissed a damages action against the Adoption Authority of Ireland brought by a 56-year-old woman who claims she was coerced into having her baby daughter adopted nearly 40 years ago.
The report will be based on the results of a scoping exercise announced in May last year following the discovery by Tusla of 126 cases in which births were illegally registered between 1946 and 1969 in the records of St Patrick’s Guild.
TRESSA Reeves never asked for anything for herself. All she ever wanted was for her son to be told the truth of who he was, writes. It was a selfless act of a woman and a mother. A woman and mother ignored year after year by every State agency she asked to help her.
A former candidate for the top position within Irish Scouting has revealed that he pulled out of the running after receiving an email that made insinuations about his suitability and professional life. Kiernan Gildea, who is gay, had withdrawn from the election for Chief Scout on the eve of Scouting Ireland’s National Council last April.