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Restorative Justice/Redress for the Magdalene Laundries (21)

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Only 67 British-based Magdalene survivors seek redress despite ‘majority’ claim

By Niall O Sullivan on July 21, 2014 Campaign groups in Britain believe the majority of Magdalene survivors are based in Britain ONLY 67…

Started by Rob Northall

3 Aug 8, 2014
Reply by jack colleton

UN demands Vatican compensate Magdalene laundry victims

Wednesday, February 05, 2014 - 05:35 PM Pope Francis must launch an investigation into decades of abuse of girls and young women at Magdal…

Started by Rob Northall

0 Mar 9, 2014

Magdalene survivors are still waiting for restorative justice

Opinion: Women feel confused and anxious at the opaqueness of the scheme on offer Deceased victims of the Magdalene Laundries were remembe…

Started by Rob Northall

0 Mar 9, 2014

Some Laundry survivors won’t get health cover

Friday, November 22, 2013 Magdalene survivors living outside the State will not be entitled to health benefits in their country of residenc…

Started by Rob Northall

0 Nov 24, 2013

Magdalene Survivors Take Care to United Nations

Locked in a cell, tortured and abused: Magdalene Laundries survivor tells of her fight for justice Elizabeth Coppin, 64, bids to make Gov…

Started by Rob Northall

0 Nov 19, 2013

Magdalene Laundries AND CHILD SLAVERY

There is a lot of confusion regarding the work children did in the Institutions, the redress had seen hard labour as the norm a way for the…

Started by ROBERT

3 Aug 13, 2013
Reply by ROBERT

Offer ‘fair’ says one survivors’ group but another deems it ‘a joke’

Magdalene Survivors Together wants compensation figure trebled Maureen Sullivan, Mary Smith, Dianne Croghan and Marina Gambold at a press…

Started by Rob Northall

1 Jul 22, 2013
Reply by john mc carthy

Petition - Force the Orders who ran the Magdalen Laundries to pay compensation.

 They have refused to make payment of compensation, leaving this to the Irish Government but it was they who exploited the women, they who…

Started by Rob Northall

1 Jul 21, 2013
Reply by Kathleen O'Malley.

Magdalene orders edge closer to windfall

Friday, July 19, 2013 Two Magdalene orders which have refused to contribute to the laundry redress scheme are one step closer to multi-mil…

Started by Rob Northall

0 Jul 21, 2013

Justice for Magdalenes group ends its campaign

The group said that it has ended its political campaign now that the objectives of an apology and a redress scheme for Magdalene survivors…

Started by Rob Northall

0 Jul 21, 2013



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