The Tusla report upholds or partially upholds a number of the mother’s complaints in relation to the medical examination. Photograph: Tom Honan

A medical examination of a five-year-old for signs of sexual abuse was undertaken in error, following a miscommunication between Tusla, the child and (...)

 Martin Coleman, Ballyvaloon, Whitegate, Co Cork has sued the HSE and a retired consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist  over the circumstances of his birth at St Finbarr’s hospital on May 25th, 1997.

A young man with cerebral palsy has taken a High Court action over the circumstances of his birth at a Cork hospital. Counsel for Martin Coleman, now(...)