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#Savita Halappanavar

# savita-halappanavar - Thursday 4 July, 2013

Praveen Halappanavar receiving 'abusive letters from campaigners'
# Savita
# Savita

Praveen Halappanavar receiving 'abusive letters from campaigners'

Jul 4th 2013, 10:15 AM 18,050 Views 228 Comments

Meanwhile, Savita Halappanavar’s family have taken legal proceedings against the HSE for alleged negligence.

# savita-halappanavar - Friday 14 June, 2013

Head of Savita review says greater clarity on terminations urgently needed
# Savita
# Savita

Head of Savita review says greater clarity on terminations urgently needed

Jun 14th 2013, 12:01 AM 3,819 Views 18 Comments

The professor says the Government needs to look at changing the law to minimise the risk of such a case happening again.

# savita-halappanavar - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Inadequate care and monitoring were factors in Savita's death - HSE report
# Savita
# Savita

Inadequate care and monitoring were factors in Savita's death - HSE report

Jun 13th 2013, 5:09 PM 5,762 Views 19 Comments

The review also calls for greater clarity on options available to doctors in cases of “inevitable miscarriage”.

In full: The HSE report into the death of Savita Halappanavar
# Savita
# Savita

In full: The HSE report into the death of Savita Halappanavar

Jun 13th 2013, 2:55 PM 18,900 Views 40 Comments

The Health Service Executive has published its report of the investigation into the death of Savita Halappanavar this afternoon.

Savita report 'hard-hitting, straight and doesn't pull any punches'
# Savita
# Savita

Savita report 'hard-hitting, straight and doesn't pull any punches'

Jun 13th 2013, 10:18 AM 7,149 Views 16 Comments

The HSE’s clinical review report is due to be published this afternoon.

# savita-halappanavar - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Amnesty International: ‘Abortion laws out of line with international human rights standards’
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

Amnesty International: ‘Abortion laws out of line with international human rights standards’

May 23rd 2013, 7:15 AM 6,264 Views 118 Comments

Unless rape, incest, risk to a woman’s health and fatal foetal abnormality are included in Ireland’s abortion law, Amnesty International’s 2013 report notes Ireland is off base.

# savita-halappanavar - Saturday 27 April, 2013

Poll: Do you think introducing laws for abortion would make it a common practice?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think introducing laws for abortion would make it a common practice?

Apr 27th 2013, 10:46 AM 9,336 Views 186 Comments

A cross-party group of pro-life politicians says introducing laws will lead to a dramatic increase in the number of abortions.

# savita-halappanavar - Sunday 21 April, 2013

Rabbitte: Labour ministers "haven't seen" draft abortion bill
# Abortion
# Abortion

Rabbitte: Labour ministers "haven't seen" draft abortion bill

Apr 21st 2013, 2:36 PM 4,494 Views 136 Comments

Labour Minister Pat Rabbitte said today he had not seen the heads of bill, amid reports that Labour and Fine Gael are clashing over the plan.

# savita-halappanavar - Saturday 20 April, 2013

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

The Savita Halappanavar inquest verdict will influence Ireland

Apr 20th 2013, 7:30 AM 7,201 Views 64 Comments

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

Timeline: a death that shocked a family, a hospital and a country
# Savita Halappanavar
# Savita Halappanavar

Timeline: a death that shocked a family, a hospital and a country

Apr 20th 2013, 7:30 AM 19,546 Views 11 Comments

Savita Halappanavar’s death has impacted a nation and made ripples across the globe.

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 3,765 Views 14 Comments

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

# savita-halappanavar - Friday 19 April, 2013

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 19,111 Views 144 Comments

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

Savita inquest reaction: 'She was sadly let down by the healthcare system'
# Savita
# Savita

Savita inquest reaction: 'She was sadly let down by the healthcare system'

Apr 19th 2013, 5:35 PM 6,189 Views 30 Comments

There has been mixed reaction to the verdict in the inquest into the death of Savita Halappanavar with groups campaigning on the abortion issue quick to issue statements this evening.

Savita inquest: Jury returns verdict of medical misadventure
# Savita
# Savita

Savita inquest: Jury returns verdict of medical misadventure

Apr 19th 2013, 3:15 PM 16,497 Views 153 Comments

Praveen Halappanavar heard the verdict on his fifth wedding anniversary.

Savita inquest: The coroner's nine recommendations endorsed by the jury
# Savita
# Savita

Savita inquest: The coroner's nine recommendations endorsed by the jury

Apr 19th 2013, 3:08 PM 12,759 Views 0 Comments

The jury in the inquest of Savita Halappanavar ‘strongly endorsed’ these nine recommendations from the coroner, Dr Ciarán McLoughlin.

Savita inquest: Jury given choice of two verdicts by coroner
# Savita Halappanavar
# Savita Halappanavar

Savita inquest: Jury given choice of two verdicts by coroner

Apr 19th 2013, 11:40 AM 7,839 Views 0 Comments

The jury can return a narrative verdict or a verdict of medical misadventure.

Verdict due on Savita wedding anniversary
# Savita
# Savita

Verdict due on Savita wedding anniversary

Apr 19th 2013, 10:09 AM 3,592 Views 8 Comments

Arriving at the inquest today, the woman’s husband said he hoped something good would come of the inquest.

# savita-halappanavar - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

Savita inquest to resume today
# Savita
# Savita

Savita inquest to resume today

Apr 17th 2013, 8:28 AM 3,702 Views 13 Comments

It is expected that two witnesses who spoke last week and who were recalled will speak today.

# savita-halappanavar - Saturday 13 April, 2013

Adams calls on Labour to leave government in Ard Fheis address
# Sinn Féin
# Sinn Féin

Adams calls on Labour to leave government in Ard Fheis address

Apr 13th 2013, 8:33 PM 11,510 Views 169 Comments

The Sinn Fein leader said that “a real Labour Party” would not be in government with Fine Gael.

Savita inquest: Key moments from Galway Coroner's Court
# Savita
# Savita

Savita inquest: Key moments from Galway Coroner's Court

Apr 13th 2013, 8:10 AM 7,674 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie takes a look back at the first five days of the inquest into the death of the 31-year-old dentist at Galway University Hospital.

# savita-halappanavar - Friday 12 April, 2013

Pro-choice group: Savita inquest displays "urgent need for legislative action"
# Savita
# Savita

Pro-choice group: Savita inquest displays "urgent need for legislative action"

Apr 12th 2013, 5:17 PM 5,661 Views 186 Comments

The group said her case highlights that a ‘real and substantial risk to the life’ of a woman can develop within a matter of hours.

# savita-halappanavar - Thursday 11 April, 2013

Praveen Halappanavar thanks midwife for honest answers at inquest
# Savita
# Savita

Praveen Halappanavar thanks midwife for honest answers at inquest

Apr 11th 2013, 6:39 PM 12,993 Views 3 Comments

“I would like to thank her for being honest…it came out of the blue,” he said this morning.

# savita-halappanavar - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

Doctor to be cross-examined on third day of Savita inquest
# Savita
# Savita

Doctor to be cross-examined on third day of Savita inquest

Apr 10th 2013, 8:12 AM 5,923 Views 12 Comments

Consultant obstetrician Dr Katherine Astbury who treated Savita will be questioned over whether she referred to Ireland’s Catholic ethos when she refused to terminate her pregnancy.

# savita-halappanavar - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

Inquest hears Savita's words: 'What kind of mother am I, waiting for my baby to die'
# Day Two
# Day Two

Inquest hears Savita's words: 'What kind of mother am I, waiting for my baby to die'

Apr 9th 2013, 7:34 PM 14,126 Views 0 Comments

The inquest continued in Galway today.

# savita-halappanavar - Monday 8 April, 2013

Savita inquest: Husband insists requests for termination were made
# Day One
# Day One

Savita inquest: Husband insists requests for termination were made

Apr 8th 2013, 9:44 PM 8,226 Views 0 Comments

Doctor to deny she made reference to Ireland being a Catholic country as a reason for refusing a termination.

Praveen Halappanavar: 'The next few days are going to be very tough'
# Savita
# Savita

Praveen Halappanavar: 'The next few days are going to be very tough'

Apr 8th 2013, 12:53 PM 4,904 Views 0 Comments

The widower of Savita Halappanavar is among those giving evidence on the first day of an inquest into her death in Galway.

Inquest into death of Savita Halappanavar begins in Galway
# Savita
# Savita

Inquest into death of Savita Halappanavar begins in Galway

Apr 8th 2013, 11:51 AM 5,984 Views 0 Comments

The inquest will mark the first time that staff who treated Halappanavar at University Hospital Galway will give sworn evidence.

# savita-halappanavar - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

Draft report on Savita death doesn't say why she died - solicitor
# Savita
# Savita

Draft report on Savita death doesn't say why she died - solicitor

Apr 2nd 2013, 12:01 PM 7,270 Views 282 Comments

Gerard O’Donnell said that his client was a “very determined man” who wanted to know why his wife died.

# savita-halappanavar - Friday 29 March, 2013

Praveen Halappanavar’s solicitor receives draft report on Savita death
# Savita
# Savita

Praveen Halappanavar’s solicitor receives draft report on Savita death

Mar 29th 2013, 12:52 PM 6,152 Views 32 Comments

Praveen Halappanavar will now be given the opportunity to offer feedback on the report before it is officially published.

# savita-halappanavar - Friday 1 March, 2013

Action on X group plans rally to mark 21st anniversary of case
# Abortion
# Abortion

Action on X group plans rally to mark 21st anniversary of case

Mar 1st 2013, 11:00 AM 3,147 Views 58 Comments

The campaign group wants to put pressure on the government to legislate for abortion in Ireland under the terms of the controversial and divisive judgement in the Supreme Court X Case.

'You can't change facts': Savita report with government next week
# Savita
# Savita

'You can't change facts': Savita report with government next week

Mar 1st 2013, 10:49 AM 4,090 Views 26 Comments

The chairman of Regional Health Forum West said around 30 people are mentioned in the final report.

# savita-halappanavar - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

Column: Ireland's political system must embrace diversity to foster justice
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Ireland's political system must embrace diversity to foster justice

Feb 26th 2013, 7:00 AM 145 Views 61 Comments

Paying attention to multiple, often mutually reinforcing disadvantages, can help us understand injustices committed against marginalised members of our society, writes Clara Fischer.

# savita-halappanavar - Friday 22 February, 2013

Pro-life group condemns attack on office as 'grotesque and vile'
# Youth Defence Attack
# Youth Defence Attack

Pro-life group condemns attack on office as 'grotesque and vile'

Feb 22nd 2013, 1:45 PM 11,507 Views 242 Comments

Faeces was used to stick photos and news clippings of Savita Halappanavar to the front of the Youth Defence office.

Column: Abortion is too important an issue for disrespectful debate
# Abortion
# Abortion

Column: Abortion is too important an issue for disrespectful debate

Feb 22nd 2013, 1:00 PM 373 Views 52 Comments

Fighting each other will get us nowhere – Ireland needs to have a genuinely respectful and mature debate about this serious issue, writes Laura Larkin.

Pro Life opinion poll shows 3 in 4 are against abortion
# Opinion Poll
# Opinion Poll

Pro Life opinion poll shows 3 in 4 are against abortion

Feb 22nd 2013, 10:13 AM 6,504 Views 114 Comments

It contradicts a poll earlier this month which shows that 85 per cent of people in Ireland favour abortion in certain circumstances.