Adoption campaigners have said the long-delayed scoping exercise into illegal registrations is a “cosmetic” exercise as it is not looking at illegal adoptions.
Fri, 19 Apr, 2019
THE burial locations of thousands of babies born in mother and baby homes remain unknown after investigators hit unexplained gaps in official records and claims by religious orders that they did not know what went on.
Thu, 18 Apr, 2019
Adoption rights campaigner Paul Redmond has resigned from the Mother and Baby Homes Collaborative Forum, calling it “a cynical, time-wasting farce”.
Fri, 09 Nov, 2018
Any audit of adoption records needs to examine all forms of illegal adoption and not just illegal birth registrations.
Sat, 02 Jun, 2018
Adoption campaigners want an immediate inquiry into the scale of illegal adoptions — a call they have repeatedly made for years.
Thu, 31 May, 2018
Adoption campaigners have queried why the Mother and Baby Homes Commission has taken three years to issue a public call for information relating to the burials of children who died at the Bessborough home.
Tue, 20 Feb, 2018
The one-year delay in the final report of the Mother and Baby Homes Inquiry has received a mixed welcome from survivors.
Thu, 07 Dec, 2017
More than 13,000 files from St Patrick’s Guild adoption agency have transferred to Tusla, the Child and Family Agency — almost three years after the agency ceased to operate.
Tue, 21 Jun, 2016
The Government has offered no concrete timeframe for a new law to allow adopted people to access their birth information — almost a year after a bill was introduced last summer.
Mon, 06 Jun, 2016
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