Taoiseach apologises to sexual abuse victims

Taoiseach apologises to people who suffered sexual abuse in day schools By Aisling Kenny : Political Reporter | Video : The Irish Times The Taoiseach has apologised on behalf of the State to people who were sexually abused in day schools before 1992. Speaking in the Dáil, Leo Varadkar also apologised for the State’s delay in acknowledging that it had a responsiblity to protect the children who were abused. The apology comes after judge concluded yesterday that the State has misinterpreted a ruling by the European Court of Human Rights and in doing so has denied victims of child sexual… read more →