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May 27, 2018
Savita Halappanavar's father hails 'justice for daughter', thanks Irish voters for historic referendum on abortionSavita's death was a catalyst for the movement to repeal the eighth amendment, paving the way for new legislation to allow for the termination of pregnancies in the predominantly Catholic country.
Sep 12, 2014
Savita Halappanavar case: No suspension, dismissal of staffersNine members of an Irish medical team that treated Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar, who died after being denied a potentially life-saving abortion when she was found to be miscarrying in 2012, have been disciplined with written warnings issued to some of them.
Aug 01, 2013
Indian immigrants welcome Ireland's new abortion lawIt may have come too late for Savita Halappanavar but women in Ireland will forever note 31 July as the date that they regained control of making a choice when faced with a medical situation during pregnancy.
Jul 12, 2013
Following Savita Halappanavar's death, Irish women get abortion rightsIreland's parliament voted on Friday to allow abortion under certain conditions for the first time, following months of polarising debate in the Catholic country including letters to the premier written in blood
Jul 06, 2013
Savita's husband to initiate medical negligence proceedingsThe husband of Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar, who died last year in Irealnd after being denied abortion, plans to initiate medical negligence proceedings in the High Court there against the Galway University Hospital.
Jul 03, 2013
Ireland: Bill legalising abortion passes first hurdleArray
Jun 14, 2013
Many errors and uncertainty about law caused Savita's death: enquiry reportA cascade of errors and uncertainty about the law on abortion contributed largely to the tragic death of Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar at an Irish hospital last year, according to an official enquiry report
Jun 13, 2013
Ireland's hospital staff failed to adequately assess Savita: ReportStaff at an Irish hospital failed to adequately assess and monitor Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar who died after suffering a miscarriage, a key report on her death said today and warned that such incidents could happen again in the absence of clarity on abortion law.
Jun 06, 2013
Savita's death was only maternal casualty recorded in Ireland in 2012Ireland, a predominantly Catholic country, has recorded the death of Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar as the only maternal casualty in 2012, which a new report has found was not true.
May 16, 2013
Ireland: Savita's family to decide soon on lawsuitThe family of 31-year-old Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar, who died of blood poisoning at a hospital in Ireland last October, will soon decide whether to pursue a case in the European courts.