Quinn Industrial Holdings chief operating officer Kevin Lunney. Photograph: PA

Former Quinn Insurance Limited (QIL) director Kevin Lunney has reached a settlement with the Central Bank, following an investigation into his alleged(...)

Taoiseach Micheal Martin says that he is well aware of the issues raised in an email he received at the weekend from children rights campaigner Louise O’Keeffe on foot of her successful action against the Irish state in the European Court of Human Rights in 2014. File photograph: Collins

Taoiseach Micheal Martin has re-affirmed a commitment he made in opposition to set up an ex-gratia payment system for people who were sexually abused (...)

Louise O’Keeffe who was sexually abused by her teacher in a Co Cork primary school in the 1970s. Photograph: Collins

Children’s rights campaigner Louise O’Keeffe has called on both Taoiseach Micheál Martin and Tánaiste Leo Varadkar to deliver on promises to compensat(...)

Louise O’Keeffe who was abused by schoolteacher in the 1970s has spent 15 years trying to get justice for herself and other victims of school abuse. Photograph: Garrett White/Collins Court

Cork woman, Louise O’Keeffe is to be honoured for her work campaigning for justice for victims of child sexual abuse in Irish schools when she receive(...)

Minister for Education Joe McHugh is expected to bring a memo to Cabinet next week outlining the Government’s plans to deal with the ex-gratia scheme for people sexually abused in day schools. Photograph: Joe Boland/PA Wire

Minister for Education Joe McHugh is expected to bring a memo to Cabinet next week outlining the Government’s plans to deal with the ex-gratia scheme (...)

Louise O’Keeffe pictured after a Supreme Court hearing in 2009. Photo Garrett White / Collins Court

An apology from Taoiseach Leo Varadkar “means nothing” if the State is going to continue to “split hairs” in its treatment of people who were sexually(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar  accepted people like Louise O’Keeffe were failed a number of times. Photograph: PA Wire

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has apologised on behalf of the State to people who were sexually abused in day schools and for the delay afterwards in acknowl(...)

Kevin Lunney and Liam McCaffrey.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Quinn Insurance’s former general manager, Kevin Lunney, told an inquiry on Thursday he was not informed in 2005 that company subsidiaries would be use(...)

Clare Daly, who said people would be forgiven for thinking the review was put together as “a fig leaf’’ for Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald to take cover. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A retired High Court judge has failed to request material from Garda whistleblowers in his review of the treatment of Sgt Maurice McCabe, the Dáil has(...)

Clare Daly said people would be forgiven for thinking the review was put together as ‘a fig leaf’ for Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald to take cover for her lack of action on the issue. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

A retired High Court judge has failed to request material from Garda whistleblowers in his review of the treatment of Sgt Maurice McCabe, the Dáil has(...)

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