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#Inquest

# inquest - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

'Lessons to be learned' after inquest finds woman died on operating table
# Holles Street
# Holles Street

'Lessons to be learned' after inquest finds woman died on operating table

Oct 22nd 2014, 12:07 PM 12,170 Views 22 Comments

Nora Hyland waited 40 minutes for a blood transfusion, the inquest heard.

# inquest - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

Michael Kivlehan: 'Hopefully Dhara is looking down proud'
# Inquest
# Inquest

Michael Kivlehan: 'Hopefully Dhara is looking down proud'

Sep 30th 2014, 10:00 PM 11,549 Views 18 Comments

The 35-year-old widower also said there was much to be done to protect pregnant women in Ireland.

# inquest - Monday 29 September, 2014

Jury returns medical misadventure verdict at Dhara Kivlehan inquest
# Inquest
# Inquest

Jury returns medical misadventure verdict at Dhara Kivlehan inquest

Sep 29th 2014, 10:00 PM 17,390 Views 26 Comments

Earlier today, the former Master of Holles St Hospital hit out at the lack of continuity of care at senior consultant level afforded to Dhara Kivlehan the week before her death.

There were unacceptable deficiencies in Dhara Kivlehan's care, inquest hears
# Inquest
# Inquest

There were unacceptable deficiencies in Dhara Kivlehan's care, inquest hears

Sep 29th 2014, 12:59 PM 4,507 Views 9 Comments

A verdict is expected from the jury later today.

Verdict expected at Dhara Kivlehan inquest today
# Inquest
# Inquest

Verdict expected at Dhara Kivlehan inquest today

Sep 29th 2014, 7:47 AM 3,524 Views 0 Comments

Dr Peter Boylan will appear before the Coroner’s Court as an expert witness ahead of the verdict.

# inquest - Friday 26 September, 2014

Consultant apologises to husband of Dhara Kivlehan for upset caused
# Inquest
# Inquest

Consultant apologises to husband of Dhara Kivlehan for upset caused

Sep 26th 2014, 5:23 PM 11,823 Views 11 Comments

Dr Seamus Crowley said he was sorry if the woman’s husband had been insulted during the conversation they had about her care.

Nurse doesn't remember telling Michael Kivlehan to stop 'eavesdropping'
# Inquest
# Inquest

Nurse doesn't remember telling Michael Kivlehan to stop 'eavesdropping'

Sep 26th 2014, 1:08 PM 22,411 Views 12 Comments

The inquest has heard about a number of angry exchanges between the bereaved and a consultant.

Dhara Kivlehan given photo of three-day-old son before her death at Belfast hospital
# Inquest
# Inquest

Dhara Kivlehan given photo of three-day-old son before her death at Belfast hospital

Sep 26th 2014, 8:06 AM 11,352 Views 3 Comments

The inquest into the 29 year old’s death continues today.

# inquest - Thursday 25 September, 2014

'Still a small chance' for Dhara Kivlehan after transfer to Belfast hospital
# Inquest
# Inquest

'Still a small chance' for Dhara Kivlehan after transfer to Belfast hospital

Sep 25th 2014, 5:58 PM 8,178 Views 2 Comments

Dr Paul Glover said his colleagues would not have put the patient through the procedures they did if there was no hope.

Dhara Kivlehan was not seen by specialist for 60 hours after acute kidney failure
# Inquest
# Inquest

Dhara Kivlehan was not seen by specialist for 60 hours after acute kidney failure

Sep 25th 2014, 1:33 PM 8,188 Views 8 Comments

However the doctor who looked after the 29-year-old said that this did not affect her overall care.

Dhara Kivlehan inquest: Delay of 36 hours between diagnosis and transfer for special care
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Dhara Kivlehan inquest: Delay of 36 hours between diagnosis and transfer for special care

Sep 25th 2014, 6:15 AM 5,607 Views 13 Comments

Her family feel something could have been done if she was not “at death’s door” when she got to Belfast.

# inquest - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Doctor describes 'error' as hospital failed to look at Dhara Kivlehan's blood tests for 12 hours
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Doctor describes 'error' as hospital failed to look at Dhara Kivlehan's blood tests for 12 hours

Sep 24th 2014, 11:20 PM 18,547 Views 4 Comments

The inquest also heard that a request to transfer Dhara Kivlehan to ICU was not acted on for eight hours.

Tests indicated 'acute renal failure' six days before Dhara Kivlehan died
# Inquest
# Inquest

Tests indicated 'acute renal failure' six days before Dhara Kivlehan died

Sep 24th 2014, 1:13 PM 8,381 Views 10 Comments

The inquest into the death of the 29 year old after she gave birth to her first son continues in Carrick-on-Shannon.

# inquest - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Timeline: Search for answers after death of Dhara Kivlehan
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Timeline: Search for answers after death of Dhara Kivlehan

Sep 23rd 2014, 9:50 AM 10,316 Views 5 Comments

The 29 year old died four years ago after giving birth to a baby boy.

# inquest - Monday 28 July, 2014

Calls for urgent meeting with Varadkar after serious failings at Mayo care home
# UNANNOUNCED INSPECTION
# UNANNOUNCED INSPECTION

Calls for urgent meeting with Varadkar after serious failings at Mayo care home

Jul 28th 2014, 11:02 AM 8,733 Views 14 Comments

The gardaí are investigating the sudden death of a 72-year-old man at the care home in 2012.

# inquest - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Opinion: The sudden death of a young woman is not any less tragic for her being an addict
# Peaches
# Peaches

Opinion: The sudden death of a young woman is not any less tragic for her being an addict

Jul 24th 2014, 1:00 PM 781 Views 91 Comments

Compassion for a fellow human being should not change just because a poor soul happened to be an addict.

# inquest - Thursday 17 July, 2014

Lack of witnesses called to Kivlehan inquest "unacceptable"
# Sligo General
# Sligo General

Lack of witnesses called to Kivlehan inquest "unacceptable"

Jul 17th 2014, 6:51 PM 10,846 Views 22 Comments

Association for the Improvement in the Maternity Services has said that more witnesses should be compelled to appear before the inquiry.

# inquest - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Cork air crash survivors: We realise how lucky we are
# Manx2
# Manx2

Cork air crash survivors: We realise how lucky we are

Jun 12th 2014, 6:45 AM 5,267 Views 2 Comments

The six survivors have met up every year since the tragedy and hope to continue to so so in the future.

# inquest - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Cork air crash: Inquest returns verdicts of accidental death
# Manx2
# Manx2

Cork air crash: Inquest returns verdicts of accidental death

Jun 11th 2014, 3:10 PM 5,597 Views 4 Comments

The Fairchild Metro EC-ITP aircraft crashed, overturned and caught fire on its third attempt to land at the airport in 2011.

# inquest - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Cork plane crash inquests to start today
# Hearing
# Hearing

Cork plane crash inquests to start today

Jun 10th 2014, 11:09 AM 4,782 Views 7 Comments

Six people died in the 2011 crash.

# inquest - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Peaches Geldof's home burgled twice since her death
# Break-ins
From The Daily Edge
# Break-ins

Peaches Geldof's home burgled twice since her death

May 13th 2014, 8:28 AM 19,352 Views 16 Comments

The last burglary, in which no personal items were stolen, happened on Friday 9 May.

# inquest - Friday 9 May, 2014

No blame attached as verdict delivered in Bray fire death inquest
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

No blame attached as verdict delivered in Bray fire death inquest

May 9th 2014, 10:44 PM 12,355 Views 31 Comments

Brian Murray and Mark O’Shaughnessy died when called to a factory fire in 2007.

# inquest - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Heroin use 'likely' to have been involved in death of Peaches Geldof
# Inquest
# Inquest

Heroin use 'likely' to have been involved in death of Peaches Geldof

May 1st 2014, 11:11 PM 47,552 Views 114 Comments

A short inquest hearing was held today head of a full investigation in July.

Peaches' death was "tragic parallel" of her mother's overdose
# RIP
# RIP

Peaches' death was "tragic parallel" of her mother's overdose

May 1st 2014, 8:05 AM 33,414 Views 71 Comments

The daughter of Bob Geldof was found dead at her home in Kent last month.

# inquest - Friday 25 April, 2014

Inquest into Peaches Geldof's death to begin next week
# Investigation
# Investigation

Inquest into Peaches Geldof's death to begin next week

Apr 25th 2014, 8:51 PM 28,955 Views 22 Comments

A post-mortem examination proved inconclusive.

# inquest - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Family of murdered spy Denis Donaldson accuse gardaí of delaying death inquest
# The Troubles
# The Troubles

Family of murdered spy Denis Donaldson accuse gardaí of delaying death inquest

Mar 27th 2014, 4:20 PM 11,538 Views 24 Comments

Donaldson worked for Sinn Féin in the Northern Ireland Assembly in Stormont before being outed as an MI5 agent in 2005 and later shot dead.

# inquest - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Patrick Halpin's death was 'as a result of a fall' and ruled not suspicious
# Inquest
# Inquest

Patrick Halpin's death was 'as a result of a fall' and ruled not suspicious

Mar 20th 2014, 1:29 PM 25,731 Views 11 Comments

The 18-year-old was found dead near Leicester Square on 6 February after he had gone missing while on a DCU society trip.

# inquest - Friday 21 February, 2014

# inquest - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Killing that sparked London riots was lawful says UK jury
# Mark Duggan
# Mark Duggan

Killing that sparked London riots was lawful says UK jury

Jan 8th 2014, 5:00 PM 19,169 Views 130 Comments

Mark Duggan did not have a gun in his hand at the time he was shot by police in August 2011.

# inquest - Monday 2 December, 2013

Elber Twomey statement: 'I loved being baba Oisin's mom and I loved being Connie's wife'
# Inquest
# Inquest

Elber Twomey statement: 'I loved being baba Oisin's mom and I loved being Connie's wife'

Dec 2nd 2013, 10:03 PM 22,055 Views 20 Comments

The only survivor of a crash, which killed her baby, her husband and her unborn child questioned how police dealt with information about the suicidal taxi driver who drove into their family vehicle.

# inquest - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

University Hospital Galway apologises to Praveen Halappanavar and family
# Savita
# Savita

University Hospital Galway apologises to Praveen Halappanavar and family

Oct 9th 2013, 11:00 PM 10,148 Views 72 Comments

The apology comes after the publication of a damning HIQA report into Savita’s treatment at University Hospital Galway.

# inquest - Friday 30 August, 2013

Coroner: Artist David Hockney’s aide died after drinking toilet cleaner
# Inquest
# Inquest

Coroner: Artist David Hockney’s aide died after drinking toilet cleaner

Aug 30th 2013, 10:51 PM 13,923 Views 16 Comments

The coroner said there was “not a shred of evidence” that 23-year-old Dominic Elliott had intended to take his own life.

# inquest - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

Inquest into deaths of five Tit Bonhomme crew members opens today
# Tit Bonhomme
# Tit Bonhomme

Inquest into deaths of five Tit Bonhomme crew members opens today

May 21st 2013, 9:24 AM 3,606 Views 5 Comments

The fishing vessel sank off the coast of Cork in January last year with just one member of the crew surviving.

# inquest - Thursday 25 April, 2013

New Hillsborough inquests will get under way in 'early 2014'
# Hillsborough
# Hillsborough

New Hillsborough inquests will get under way in 'early 2014'

Apr 25th 2013, 5:31 PM 3,301 Views 4 Comments

A location for the inquests is still to be determined with victims’ families divided on the matter.

# inquest - Saturday 20 April, 2013

Top readers' comments of the week
# You Told Us
# You Told Us

Top readers' comments of the week

Apr 20th 2013, 11:00 AM 8,142 Views 42 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the best, the most interesting and the most commented-on pieces from the past week. Did you make it in?

The Savita Halappanavar inquest verdict will influence Ireland
# Savita
# Savita

The Savita Halappanavar inquest verdict will influence Ireland

Apr 20th 2013, 7:30 AM 7,210 Views 64 Comments

From Medical Council guidelines to possible legislation, is Savita the X Case of this generation?

Praveen still asking how the life of his vibrant young wife 'ebbed away'
# Savita Halappanavar
# Savita Halappanavar

Praveen still asking how the life of his vibrant young wife 'ebbed away'

Apr 20th 2013, 7:30 AM 3,770 Views 14 Comments

The widower looks ahead as he continues in his pursuit for the full truth about Savita’s death.

# inquest - Friday 19 April, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added ways to test if your smile still works
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added ways to test if your smile still works

Apr 19th 2013, 7:59 PM 7,402 Views 3 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today…

Praveen Halappanavar: ‘Savita’s treatment was horrendous, barbaric and inhumane’
# Savita
# Savita

Praveen Halappanavar: ‘Savita’s treatment was horrendous, barbaric and inhumane’

Apr 19th 2013, 6:03 PM 19,147 Views 144 Comments

Mr Halappanavar said he has a responsibility to Savita and her family “to get to the bottom of the truth”.