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Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Man jailed for eight and a half years for the sexual abuse of a four-year-old girl

A 59-year-old man has been jailed for the sexual abuse of a four-year-old that his partner was babysitting.

This case saw one of the youngest complainants ever giving evidence at a criminal trial in the country.

He was convicted in January of two charges of sexually assaulting the girl at his home in Dublin between July 2016 and July 2017.

The man, who cannot be named to protect the identity of the girl, does not accept the judge’s verdicts and continues to maintain his innocence.


President Donald Trump raises $170 million for election defence fund

Donald Trump has raised nearly $170 million for his election defence fund

Ireland to sign up for fifth Covid-19 vaccine

Moderna's vaccine is to be discussed today at a Cabinet meeting

Non-essential retail, gyms, churches and hairdressers reopen today

As the Level 5 lockdown comes to an end, non-essential retail, churches, gyms and hairdressers have reopened
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