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Ireland agrees to reassess claims of workers in Magdalene laundries

DUBLIN — Women who worked in Ireland’s “Magdalene laundries” but were denied compensation under the state’s Magdalene Restorative Justice program have won their long-running...

Irish president apologizes to women sent to Magdalene laundries

DUBLIN — President Michael D. Higgins of Ireland described the treatment of women and children in state-controlled institutions managed by the Catholic Church as...