Irish government launches inquiry into former homes
THE Irish Government announced on Tuesday that it was launching
a full commission of inquiry into all mother-and-baby homes that
existed across the country from the foundation of the State.
Leaders of the Roman Catholic Church in Ireland had already
called on the government to establish an independent commission of
inquiry into the allegations that 796 babies and young children
were buried in a field behind a mother-and-baby home at Tuam, Co.
Galway, between 1925 and ...
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