Louise O’Keeffe calls on Taoiseach to legislate to protect school children

Louise O’Keeffe is calling on the Taoiseach to legislate to protect school children. school, desk, school desk, school house The Cork woman won a 15 year legal battle against the state after the European Court of Human Rights ruled on Tuesday that the Department of Education was liable for the abuse she suffered – because it failed to protect her. The Taoiseach Enda Kenny today apologised to her for what she went through. Louise O’Keeffe welcomed the apology, but says he now needs to back it up with tough legislation: [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/17891/medium/”]