‘I feel like my child was murdered because it was so preventable’

A GRIEVING mum whose 14 year-son shot himself six weeks after being placed on Prozac, has taken her fight for clearer warnings on the drug to the Seanad. Stephanie McGill-Lynch met with senators in the hope they will help push through proposals for a ‘black label’ warning on the suicidal side effects of the antidepressant, similar to the US. The Clondalkin woman also hopes to gain supportContinue reading “‘I feel like my child was murdered because it was so preventable’”

Bleach cult claims to operate under Vatican Law in Ireland

As the Pope makes an historic visit to Ireland it can be revealed how crackpot clerics connected to a bleach-cult operating there, claim to peddle dodgy, dangerous and illegal MMS ‘cures’ under Vatican law. A TOXIC ‘healer’ exposed by the Sunday World claims to operate his illegal bleach-cult business under Vatican law. The bizarre claim was madeContinue reading “Bleach cult claims to operate under Vatican Law in Ireland”

The man who claims his homemade bleach can cure cancer and autism

Frank Carey – a ‘reverend doctor’ with the Genesis II Church in Ireland, is selling MMS for €30 a time. He is duping the desperate and seriously ill into believing the outlawed product can miraculously cure terminal illnesses and lifelong conditions. THIS is the toxic healer who claims he can ‘cure’ cancer and autism with aContinue reading “The man who claims his homemade bleach can cure cancer and autism”

Face-to-face with the main suspect in the Inga Maria Hauser murder case

Today marks 30 years since a sheep farmer discovered the battered body of 18 year-old Inga Maria Hauser in a remote spot of Ballypatrick Forest Park on the outskirts of Ballycastle, Co Antrim. The backpacker from Munich had arrived in Northern Ireland on April 6, 1988 after taking a ferry from Scotland just a fewContinue reading “Face-to-face with the main suspect in the Inga Maria Hauser murder case”

The questionable tactics used by Scientology linked rehab firm on Irish drug addicts

Originally published in the Sunday World, 01/04/2018 A controversial drug rehab firm linked to Scientology uses high-pressure sales tactics to get addicts to sign up to its £18,000 detox programme Cult-linked Narconon, who plan to build a €5.6 million rehab centre in a small village in Co Meath, flew two staff members to Dublin within days ofContinue reading “The questionable tactics used by Scientology linked rehab firm on Irish drug addicts”

The RUC widow left with a collusion legacy

Published in the Sunday World (March 25, 2018) IT’S been over 40 years since Rosemary Campbell was left a heartbroken widow. But for the 84 year-old nothing has changed since the day her Catholic RUC husband was murdered by loyalist paramilitaries. That’s because the grandmother has been left with a collusion legacy where walls ofContinue reading “The RUC widow left with a collusion legacy”

‘I want to send a clear message to all abusers…we are coming after you. You will all face justice’

  Last week I spoke to institutional abuse survivor Cecil Wilson, who after almost four decades, bravely made a formal police complaint about a violent assault carried out by a teacher inside one of Northern Ireland’s most notorious children’s homes. This June will exactly mark 40 years since Cecil was left with permanent damage toContinue reading “‘I want to send a clear message to all abusers…we are coming after you. You will all face justice’”

Bringing the horror of Ulster’s past, into today’s classroom

POINTING at an image of his bandmates on an assembly hall screen, Stephen Travers asks a roomful of school pupils, ‘Can any of you identify the Protestants or the Catholics?’ It was a question no teacher would dare ask, but for the Miami Showband survivor it was part of an important lesson not being taught in today’s classroom – the horror of Ulster’s troubled past. SomeContinue reading “Bringing the horror of Ulster’s past, into today’s classroom”

‘I know I am not the only one he has raped’ – woman left for dead after horror attack at 8 years old breaks silence

Simone aged 8 By Patricia Devlin A WOMAN left for dead in a sickening sex attack when she was just eight years-old has broken her silence for the first time. Brave Simone Cunnane from Newry, Co Down, has waived her right to anonymity to tell the Sunday World: “I know the identity of the strangerContinue reading “‘I know I am not the only one he has raped’ – woman left for dead after horror attack at 8 years old breaks silence”

This woman was shot 12 times in front of her children. The man responsible is still walking the streets of Ireland.

In June 2008 devoted mum Catherine Delaney McCormack answered a late night knock at her Clondalkin home. As she opened the door a man wearing a mask raised his pistol and fired blasting the care worker to the floor. As she laid dazed and bleeding the man – who could clearly see her two youngContinue reading “This woman was shot 12 times in front of her children. The man responsible is still walking the streets of Ireland.”