Joan Cherry

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Why is Aer Lingus continuing flights to the US when we are advised against non-essential travel and currently denied entry into the US anyway? Photograph: iStock

With thousands of people falling ill in Ireland in recent days and far too many people losing their lives as a result of the coronavirus pandemic at h(...)

Ana Kriégel. Photograph courtesy of family.

We know a huge amount about what happened to Ana Kriégel on May 14th, 2018, both before and during her murder by two 13-year-old boys. CCTV footage m(...)

Joan Cherry, of the Northside Interagency Partnership: “Their whole lives are on the internet or the Xbox. They spend 10 hours a day online never going outside, never meeting up with friends.” Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

What’s the best way to deal with sex offenders? Most people would probably answer they should be locked up, ideally for a long time. But what if the (...)

Many schools have either not implemented sex education classes, or have poorly developed policies around it. Photograph: iStock

Sophie was sexually abused by her stepfather from a young age. And yet, right through her childhood and into her teens, talking about sex was utterly (...)

Damien Farrell (40) of Lymewood Mews, Santry, Dublin, who has relocated to Sligo, pleaded guilty to three counts of sexual assault

An IT worker and father of three has received a non-custodial sentence for sexually assaulting his niece 24 years ago. Damien Farrell (40) of Lymewoo(...)