Live: Taoiseach apologises to Magdalene survivors

Survivors of the Magdalene Laundries outside Leinster House

The Taoiseach has apologised, on behalf of the State, to the survivors of the Magdalene Laundries.

Key Points:
- Taoiseach apologises to Magdalene Laundries survivors on behalf of State
- "I, as Taoiseach, on behalf of the State, the Government and our citizens deeply regret and apologise unreservedly to all those women for the hurt that was done to them"
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- Live Dáil debate 
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