Savita

Savita Halappanavar Died 'As A Result Of Medical Misadventure'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.04.2013 | UK

An Indian dentist who was refused a termination in an Irish hospital as she miscarried died as a result of medical misadventure, a jury at her inquest...

Call For Public Inquiry Into Savita's Death To Be Taken To Human Rights Court

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.11.2012 | UK

Calls for a public inquiry into the death of a woman in Ireland after being refused an abortion are being taken to the European Court of Human Rights....

Father Calls For Change In Ireland Abortion Law

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.11.2012 | UK

The father of a pregnant Indian woman who died after being refused an abortion in Ireland has urged the country's prime minister to change the country...

Vigils For Savita Halt Traffic In Dublin (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.11.2012 | UK

Streets surrounding the Irish parliament were shut down and traffic ground to a halt during rush-hour as around 2,000 demonstrators staged a spontaneo...

We Shouldn't Need Martyrs for Abortion Reform in Ireland

Genevieve Shanahan | Posted 14.01.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Genevieve Shanahan

It is abhorrent that it should come to this. That we should need a martyr - Savita Halappanavar. Are the Irish people not smart enough that we might have heeded the warnings and stopped this tragedy before it happened?

Ireland PM: We Will Not Hold Inquiry Into Abortion Death

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.11.2012 | UK

Ireland's prime minister has said there will be no external inquiry into why a pregnant woman died after being refused an abortion in hospital. Pre...