Henry McDonald

Facebook Warned It Faces Legal Action from ‘Revenge Porn’ Victims

Facebook is facing a number of lawsuits from victims of “revenge porn,” a leading libel lawyer has warned, after a teenager reached a settlement with the social networking site over naked images of her that were posted online.

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Irish Court Decision Legalizes Drugs, But Only Until Tomorrow

Possession of ecstasy and other drugs is currently legal in Ireland, but only for a day, after a court ruling on Tuesday morning.

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Scathing New UN Report Denounces Vatican Over Child Sexual Abuse

The Vatican has failed to acknowledge the huge scale of clerical sex abuse and has implemented policies that have led to "the continuation of the abuse and the impunity of the perpetrators", a UN panel said on Wednesday in a scathing rebuke of the Holy See's handling of the global scandal.

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Man Faces Death Threats and Jail for Pointing Out That Weeping Jesus "Miracle" Is Just Faulty Plumbing

When water started trickling down a statue of Jesus Christ at a Catholic church in Mumbai earlier this year, locals were quick to declare a miracle. Some began collecting the holy water and the Church of Our Lady of Velankanni began to promote it as a site of pilgrimage.

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