Addendum (23:00; 16/1/2014)
Sexual Offences (Amendment) Act 1992
23 September 2014 Last updated at 17:24
Facebook case man tells Belfast court he is 'not paedophile'
"The man's photograph and details appeared last year on a Facebook page monitoring paedophiles [sic]."
A convicted child sex abuser suing over being featured on a Facebook page has told Belfast High Court: "I'm not a paedophile."
The sex offender's action against the social media giant and the page administrator, Joe McCloskey, includes claims for misuse of private information, breach of the Data Protection Act and freedom from inhuman or degrading treatment."
Published Monday, 22 September 2014
Paedophile [sic] 'abused after Facebook post'
"A convicted child sex abuser has detailed in court how he was threatened with being thrown off a pier after being featured on a Facebook page set up to monitor paedophiles [sic] in Northern Ireland."
24 September 2014 Last updated at 17:52
Facebook page 'named and shamed 400 NI sex offenders'
"The man's photograph and details appeared last year on a Facebook page monitoring paedophiles [sic]"
"The operator of a Facebook page that claims to monitor paedophiles [sic] in Northern Ireland has told a court 400 sex offenders were "named and shamed".
Joe McCloskey denied he was running a witch-hunt and claimed his site helped to secure up to seven convictions.
Mr McCloskey is being sued along with Facebook by a convicted child sex abuser who is seeking compensation.
The man's photograph and details appeared on the page 'Keeping our kids safe from predators II' page."
22 September 2014
Facebook-shamed paedophile [sic] 'threatened with being thrown off pier'
Addendum (26/9/2014; ca 12:55 pm)