Latest News And Articles
14 April Child abuse by Catholic nuns examined at Australian and Northern Ireland inquiries Children abused while living in the care of two well-known Catholic orders are having their stories recorded by the Australian Royal Commission into Institutional Child Sexual Abuse and the Northern Ireland Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry.
9 February The legal loophole of “vicarious liability” needs closing by the Royal Commission Institutions should not be able to wipe their hands of legal responsibility for their subordinates’ actions when children are abused, but this does happen due to conservative interpretations of the legal concept of “vicarious liability” by the courts.
3 February Manny Waks’ father Zephaniah tells of the “war” waged on his family by Yeshivah Zephaniah Waks tells of the increasing isolation and ostracism that he and his family suffered at the hands of the Yeshivah religious community, once his son had revealed that an employee of the centre had sexually abused him.
28 November How our clients and database helped secure a conviction against sex offender Ronald Buckley The conviction this week of Ronald Buckley is an interesting example of how, by using our extensive database, RCT was able to assist to corroborate and expedite investigations by police that ultimately led to the conviction of a paedophile.