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Claims of abuse at foster home

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6:14 AM - 13 Apr 2016



An investigation has found children were left in a west of Ireland foster home for years, despite allegations of sexual abuse against a family member.

One young girl was removed from the house, after making an allegation of abuse against a teenager in 2007.

But another boy and a girl remained with the foster family.

The report on RTE's Prime Time found the second girl also made abuse allegations, four years later, and she was removed,but the boy remained.

A prosecution is being taken over the allegations.

The boy's birth mother "Grainne" told Prime Time about the impact of the case:



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