Dr Maeve O’Rourke; Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan
Human rights lawyer and legal adviser to the Clann Project Dr Maeve O’Rourke tweeted a thread on foot of an article by Irish Examiner journalist Conall Ó Fátharta.
Ó Fátharta reported how women who worked in Magdalene laundries, but who have been wrongly excluded from a redress scheme, are now expected to provide “records” showing how long they worked in the institution.
He also reported the requirement follows the publication of an addendum to the scheme by the Department of Justice this week…
Previously: “It’s Like As If They’re Calling Us Liars”