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#smear test scandal

# smear-test-scandal - Thursday 2 August, 2018

State accused of 'hiding behind' Cervical Check scandal victims as they battle labs in court
# Smear Test Scandal
# Smear Test Scandal

State accused of 'hiding behind' Cervical Check scandal victims as they battle labs in court

Updated Aug 2nd 2018, 12:38 PM 11,648 Views 34 Comments

Stephen Teap, whose wife was affected by the scandal and has since died, says Varadkar needs to get ahead of the situation.

# smear-test-scandal - Monday 30 July, 2018

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

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

Updated Jul 30th 2018, 11:55 AM 29,878 Views 61 Comments

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

# smear-test-scandal - Friday 22 June, 2018

Of 204 requests for CervicalCheck files, just over half have been answered
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# Smear Test Scandal

Of 204 requests for CervicalCheck files, just over half have been answered

Jun 22nd 2018, 7:30 PM 6,114 Views 2 Comments

There’s been a massive spike in requests this year for files from the CervicalCheck programme.

# smear-test-scandal - Friday 4 May, 2018

'This is a painful time for women': Over 10,000 calls made to CervicalCheck helpline
# Smear Test Scandal
# Smear Test Scandal

'This is a painful time for women': Over 10,000 calls made to CervicalCheck helpline

May 4th 2018, 9:01 PM 12,319 Views 45 Comments

The number of women affected by the smear test scandal has increased from 208 to 209.

One of 208 women affected by smear test scandal 'fighting' to get medical card back
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# CervicalCheck

One of 208 women affected by smear test scandal 'fighting' to get medical card back

May 4th 2018, 6:33 PM 24,594 Views 12 Comments

The woman was recently told that her smear test had been reviewed and a different action could have been taken.