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Old 17-09-2019, 03:14 PM
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I don't think that's the reason tbh.

AFAIK travellers are very strict on the sexual activity of youngsters - what with them all traditionally living cheek-by-jowl down the generations there had to be some discipline.

Some of them make free with other peoples' property but, again afaik, they've pretty strict internal laws on sexual activity. Things like affairs and divorce are very much frowned upon as well.
What about incest?
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Old 17-09-2019, 03:34 PM
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What about incest?
What about it DUPhs? Have you reason to believe that incest is more prevalent amongst travellers than among "settled persons"
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Old 17-09-2019, 04:58 PM
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Old 17-09-2019, 05:18 PM
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A prisoner exchange program with Brazil is looking like the way to go.
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Old 17-09-2019, 05:54 PM
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What about it DUPhs? Have you reason to believe that incest is more prevalent amongst travellers than among "settled persons"

According to this article from a few years ago, almost 2 in 5 traveller weddings are between cousins. That's 40% of all marriages like, which is a lot.


https://amp.independent.ie/opinion/a...-26231063.html
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Old 17-09-2019, 06:09 PM
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According to this article from a few years ago, almost 2 in 5 traveller weddings are between cousins. That's 40% of all marriages like, which is a lot.


https://amp.independent.ie/opinion/a...-26231063.html


It’s their culture
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Old 17-09-2019, 08:05 PM
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Battered to death is a bit harsh. But a group of concerned home-owners wielding batons being allowed deliver their message for a few minutes mightn't be out of order. But as others have said - the legal eagles will make money prosecuting and defending. Win Win for the wigs
Vigilantes are probably like the Gardai now too ,afraid .
Organised crime can almost do as it pleases
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Old 18-09-2019, 03:11 PM
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Vigilantes are probably like the Gardai now too ,afraid .
Organised crime can almost do as it pleases
Organised crime tends to be too busy making multimillions on drug deals to be bothered turning up in track-suits to carry out burglaries - even on the Rochestown Road.
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Old 18-09-2019, 03:30 PM
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What about it DUPhs? Have you reason to believe that incest is more prevalent amongst travellers than among "settled persons"
When i did the maternity booking in appointments with my wife and current partner there was a question on the form .....are you related to your partner?...i.e are ye travellers?
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Old 18-09-2019, 06:46 PM
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Organised crime tends to be too busy making multimillions on drug deals to be bothered turning up in track-suits to carry out burglaries - even on the Rochestown Road.
I meant in general
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