The Equality Tribunal has found that a primary school in Munster discriminated against a teacher on the grounds of age, religion, and sexual orientation and has ordered it to pay her €54,000 in compensation, the equivalent of a year’s salary.
Tue, 20 Jan, 2015
The 33-year-old man who broke into the Tralee home of Archbishop Dermot Clifford three years ago, escaped being sent back to prison as it seemed he has mended his ways, the Circuit Criminal Court in Tralee was told yesterday.
Wed, 05 Mar, 2014
The four Catholic Archbishops of Ireland have said the Government's decision to legislate for abortion when the life of a woman is at risk, will pave the way for the direct and intentional killing of unborn children.
Wed, 19 Dec, 2012
The leader of the Catholic Church in Ireland is ignoring growing calls for his resignation following failure to contact parents, gardaí, or child protection services after he was warned that five children were being abused by the notorious paedophile, Fr Brendan Smyth.
Thu, 03 May, 2012
THE administrator of the Catholic Diocese of Cloyne has issued what amounts to a gagging order on its former child protection officer, Monsignor Denis O’Callaghan, as it emerged a local priest is receiving text messages from women who claim he molested them.
Thu, 25 Aug, 2011
A PRIEST from the Diocese of Cloyne has called on diocesan officials to provide details of the 1999 unfair dismissal case, which was withdrawn after Bishop John Magee reportedly paid the former employee £40,000 and demanded a confidentiality clause.
Wed, 03 Aug, 2011