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# ruth-morrissey - Thursday 23 July, 2020

Chief Justice expresses 'deepest sympathy' to family of Ruth Morrissey in Supreme Court judgment

The judge said the “tragic circumstances had most sadly, come to fruition”.

# ruth-morrissey - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

'Beautiful, caring and wise': Ruth Morrissey remembered at funeral

The 39-year-old CervicalCheck campaigner and mother died on Sunday.

HSE CEO apologises to Ruth Morrissey as family say they are 'truly heartbroken' at funeral

Paul Reid said he has written to Paul Morrissey, Ruth’s husband, to offer an apology on behalf of the HSE.

# ruth-morrissey - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

Dáil holds minute's silence and Taoiseach apologises to the late Ruth Morrissey and her family

Both Labour’s Alan Kelly and the Social Democrats’ Róisín Shortall said the apology “is too late”.

# ruth-morrissey - Monday 20 July, 2020

'She was a gentle soul who loved the simple things': Vicky Phelan on the late Ruth Morrissey

CervicalCheck campaigner Lorraine Walsh said Morrissey’s death marked “a very sad day” for the women of Ireland.

# ruth-morrissey - Sunday 19 July, 2020

'She gave generously to anyone who knew her': Family of Ruth Morrissey pay tribute after CervicalCheck campaigner dies aged 39

“Neither the HSE nor the State has ever apologised to her, and now it is too late,” a family statement said.

# ruth-morrissey - Thursday 19 March, 2020

HSE and two laboratories lose Supreme Court appeal against Ruth Morrissey

The Supreme Court case had grappled with the complicated issue of whether “absolute confidence” was needed in a screening programme.

# ruth-morrissey - Friday 26 July, 2019

Supreme Court agrees to hear appeal against judgement in Ruth Morrissey case

The government has said the appeal does not relate to the €2.1 million in damages and that the Morrisseys will retain that irrespective of the outcome.

# ruth-morrissey - Monday 17 June, 2019

'She wants it to be over': Ruth Morrissey 'very upset' over State move to appeal CervicalCheck case

The State Claims Agency said its appeal will not relate to the decision on the award of damages.

# ruth-morrissey - Sunday 5 May, 2019

'Two years is what’s being given but I don’t accept that because I’m a very positive person'

Ruth Morrissey said she was relieved that her court case was over and the labs were found accountable.

# ruth-morrissey - Saturday 4 May, 2019

'Raw and needless cruelty': CervicalCheck cases 'a no-win situation' for all involved

Yesterday Ruth Morrissey said she hopes the decision in her case will be a positive thing for other women affected by the scandal.

# ruth-morrissey - Friday 3 May, 2019

Ruth Morrissey: 'I want to move on and spend whatever time I've left with my daughter'

Morrissey and her husband Paul took the action against the HSE and two US laboratories.

# ruth-morrissey - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Ruth Morrissey case could take double the time of previous CervicalCheck cases

The mother-of-one has said smear tests carried out in 2009 and 2012 were wrongly reported as normal.

# ruth-morrissey - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

Ruth Morrissey's situation 'more hopeful' as doctors plan course of radical radiotherapy

Ruth Morrissey has been told her cancer will progress to terminal within a year.

# ruth-morrissey - Monday 30 July, 2018

Taoiseach says he 'should have been clearer' over CervicalCheck court comments

Varadkar promised in May that pending cases over the ongoing scandal would be be dealt with through mediation.

'Either stand up or get out': Varadkar called on to explain why CervicalCheck cases ending up in court

In May, Varadkar said court cases relating to the health scandal would be be dealt with through mediation.

# ruth-morrissey - Friday 27 July, 2018

'Cynical and self-serving': Morrissey family slams State Claims Agency for mediation media statement

Ruth and Paul Morrissey have taken High Court action over her incorrectly read smear tests.