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#Savita Halappanavar

# savita-halappanavar - Saturday 29 September, 2018

'The deepest respect': Emma Watson pays tribute to Savita Halappanavar
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'The deepest respect': Emma Watson pays tribute to Savita Halappanavar

Sep 29th 2018, 6:02 PM 39,699 Views 49 Comments

She paid tribute to her in a letter published in Porter magazine.

# savita-halappanavar - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Savita mural artist: 'I've been painting a long time, I've never seen a reaction like that before'
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Savita mural artist: 'I've been painting a long time, I've never seen a reaction like that before'

May 31st 2018, 6:05 AM 25,189 Views 45 Comments

Street artist ACHES says he’s going to cover up the word “FREED” that someone wrote across her forehead.

# savita-halappanavar - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

The messages people left at the Savita Halappanavar mural will be digitally archived
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The messages people left at the Savita Halappanavar mural will be digitally archived

May 30th 2018, 12:05 AM 43,662 Views 67 Comments

Since Friday, flowers have been left at the bottom of the mural, along with ‘Yes’ leaflets, pens and sellotape so that people could leave notes.

# savita-halappanavar - Sunday 27 May, 2018

'We owe her family a great debt': Calls for abortion legislation to be named Savita's Law
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'We owe her family a great debt': Calls for abortion legislation to be named Savita's Law

May 27th 2018, 2:45 PM 18,750 Views 63 Comments

Together for Yes said the legislation must be enacted as quickly as possible.

# savita-halappanavar - Saturday 26 May, 2018

'We did it': The messages people have been leaving at the Savita Halappanavar mural
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'We did it': The messages people have been leaving at the Savita Halappanavar mural

May 26th 2018, 2:44 PM 22,281 Views 52 Comments

Savita’s parents have said that they are “really, really happy” with the projected referendum result.

# savita-halappanavar - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

Doctor who led inquiry into Savita Halappanavar's death calls for Yes vote 'for women’s health and rights'
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Doctor who led inquiry into Savita Halappanavar's death calls for Yes vote 'for women’s health and rights'

May 22nd 2018, 11:39 AM 21,122 Views 238 Comments

He also refuted claims that sepsis was the only cause of her death.

# savita-halappanavar - Sunday 20 May, 2018

'Don't let what happened to us happen to other families': Savita's parents back Yes vote
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'Don't let what happened to us happen to other families': Savita's parents back Yes vote

May 20th 2018, 12:20 PM 16,818 Views 122 Comments

Savita Halappanavar died on 28 October 2012 at University Hospital Galway.

# savita-halappanavar - Sunday 29 April, 2018

Savita Halappanavar: Her tragic death and how she became part of Ireland's abortion debate
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Savita Halappanavar: Her tragic death and how she became part of Ireland's abortion debate

Apr 29th 2018, 12:05 AM 75,783 Views 235 Comments

Her name and face are known the country over. She left a mark on Ireland, its medical care and its laws.

# savita-halappanavar - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Varadkar: 'Right now a 15-year-old girl who is raped cannot get an abortion'
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Varadkar: 'Right now a 15-year-old girl who is raped cannot get an abortion'

Jan 31st 2018, 7:23 PM 20,710 Views 243 Comments

Leo Varadkar said no foreign funding should prop up either campaign in the referendum.

# savita-halappanavar - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Ronan Mullen said his comment about Savita Halappanavar 'could be reworded'. Here's what he said
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Ronan Mullen said his comment about Savita Halappanavar 'could be reworded'. Here's what he said

Oct 25th 2017, 9:10 PM 33,577 Views 194 Comments

A defiant Mullen rejected all criticisms of his comments in a statement today.

# savita-halappanavar - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

'It's a serial killer': Detection rates on the rise as staff become 'sepsis aware'
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'It's a serial killer': Detection rates on the rise as staff become 'sepsis aware'

Sep 5th 2017, 1:29 PM 13,272 Views 18 Comments

Simon Harris said hospital staff are now trained to be more “sepsis aware”.

# savita-halappanavar - Friday 30 June, 2017

Doctor who led Savita inquiry: 'Ireland can't depend on UK for 3,000 abortions a year'
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Doctor who led Savita inquiry: 'Ireland can't depend on UK for 3,000 abortions a year'

Jun 30th 2017, 6:15 AM 12,595 Views 134 Comments

“If I’m the Irish government, I should take responsibility for Irish women,” Professor Arulkumaran told TheJournal.ie.

# savita-halappanavar - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Councillors vote to name street in honour of Savita Halappanavar but it's unlikely to go ahead soon
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Councillors vote to name street in honour of Savita Halappanavar but it's unlikely to go ahead soon

Jun 13th 2017, 8:03 AM 12,619 Views 73 Comments

Current Dublin City Council rules prevent a street being renamed until 20 years after a person’s death.

# savita-halappanavar - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

Renaming a street after Savita Halappanavar "wouldn't be possible" under current rules
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Renaming a street after Savita Halappanavar "wouldn't be possible" under current rules

Nov 1st 2016, 4:04 PM 17,457 Views 59 Comments

A Dublin City Councillor is bringing forward a motion to rename a street in Dublin after Halppanavar.

# savita-halappanavar - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Praveen Halappanavar settles medical negligence case over death of his wife Savita
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Praveen Halappanavar settles medical negligence case over death of his wife Savita

Mar 10th 2016, 2:11 PM 25,436 Views 55 Comments

31-year-old Savita Halappanavar died in Galway hospital in 2012.

The 9 at 9: Thursday
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The 9 at 9: Thursday

Mar 10th 2016, 8:53 AM 12,044 Views 2 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

# savita-halappanavar - Thursday 25 February, 2016

Hillary Clinton asked advisor about Irish abortion penalty before official visit
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Hillary Clinton asked advisor about Irish abortion penalty before official visit

Feb 25th 2016, 8:30 AM 24,835 Views 41 Comments

The then US secretary of state was briefed about the Savita Halappanavar case before a trip to Ireland.

# savita-halappanavar - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

177,000 women have left Ireland for abortions since 1971
# She Is Not A Criminal
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177,000 women have left Ireland for abortions since 1971

Jun 9th 2015, 5:46 PM 23,668 Views 265 Comments

“One woman told us how she was calculating how to throw herself in front of a truck or which bridge to jump off.”

# savita-halappanavar - Monday 29 December, 2014

Opinion: Tragic case of clinically dead pregnant woman highlights our unworkable approach to abortion
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Opinion: Tragic case of clinically dead pregnant woman highlights our unworkable approach to abortion

Dec 29th 2014, 8:15 PM 5,516 Views 383 Comments

Following the burial today of a young woman, who was kept on life support while clinically dead due to legal considerations about her pregnancy, we must consider the legacy of the Eighth Amendment.

# savita-halappanavar - Friday 5 December, 2014

The hospital where Savita died is improving, although not quickly enough in some areas
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The hospital where Savita died is improving, although not quickly enough in some areas

Dec 5th 2014, 10:10 AM 4,640 Views 12 Comments

Reviews of services have found that significant progress has been made at University Hospital Galway.

# savita-halappanavar - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

'Never again': New guidelines introduced after Savita's tragic death
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'Never again': New guidelines introduced after Savita's tragic death

Nov 26th 2014, 7:30 PM 10,711 Views 23 Comments

An early warning system in maternity hospitals is to be standardised.

# savita-halappanavar - Friday 7 November, 2014

'Tragic cases like Savita Halappanavar make us strive to ensure our health service is safe'
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'Tragic cases like Savita Halappanavar make us strive to ensure our health service is safe'

Nov 7th 2014, 7:30 PM 5,566 Views 24 Comments

Leo Varadkar said progress is being made on implementing the recommendations from the Portlaoise report.

# savita-halappanavar - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Activists take train to Belfast to get abortion pills - and say they plan to take them
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Activists take train to Belfast to get abortion pills - and say they plan to take them

Oct 28th 2014, 6:45 AM 14,835 Views 137 Comments

Supporters are expected to meet the train returning from Belfast and hold a rally in Dublin.

# savita-halappanavar - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday
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Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Sep 11th 2014, 8:56 PM 9,135 Views 4 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the Oscar Pistorius verdict, staff at University Hospital Galway being disciplined and Leo Varadkar responding to criticism from the Taoiseach.

Staff disciplined over their role in the care of Savita Halappanavar
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Staff disciplined over their role in the care of Savita Halappanavar

Sep 11th 2014, 11:02 AM 21,602 Views 107 Comments

Her husband, Praveen, had not been informed of the disciplinary action.

# savita-halappanavar - Friday 21 March, 2014

HIQA to investigate extent of serious adverse incidents at Portlaoise
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HIQA to investigate extent of serious adverse incidents at Portlaoise

Mar 21st 2014, 11:31 AM 5,708 Views 6 Comments

Dr James Reilly requested the watchdog to examine the “safety, quality and standards of services” following the deaths of a number of babies at Portlaoise Hospital.

# savita-halappanavar - Monday 28 October, 2013

Candlelit vigils mark one year since Savita’s death
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Candlelit vigils mark one year since Savita’s death

Oct 28th 2013, 7:24 PM 12,771 Views 52 Comments

The vigils took place simultaneously in Galway, Dublin and Cork.

# savita-halappanavar - Sunday 27 October, 2013

Minister writes to HSE over failure to implement Tania McCabe recommendations
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Minister writes to HSE over failure to implement Tania McCabe recommendations

Oct 27th 2013, 7:45 AM 7,031 Views 15 Comments

A HIQA report into the death of Savita Halappanavar revealed that many of the recommendations issued after the death of Tania McCabe six years ago have not been implemented.

# savita-halappanavar - Friday 18 October, 2013

Hospital group will ‘review actions of all staff’ in care of Savita
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Hospital group will ‘review actions of all staff’ in care of Savita

Oct 18th 2013, 11:01 PM 8,958 Views 58 Comments

The West/North West Hospital Group said that, if appropriate, staff will be referred to the proper authorities but that “in many instances there will be no case to answer.”

# savita-halappanavar - Thursday 17 October, 2013

HSE promises to be “very public” in its progress on Savita report
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HSE promises to be “very public” in its progress on Savita report

Oct 17th 2013, 11:00 PM 4,711 Views 27 Comments

The executive said that the team looking at Hiqa’s recommendations will report “on a very frequent basis” but that at present “it’s very early days”.

# savita-halappanavar - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Tania McCabe’s family shocked that HSE still behind on sepsis testing
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Tania McCabe’s family shocked that HSE still behind on sepsis testing

Oct 10th 2013, 10:50 PM 16,185 Views 21 Comments

Tania McCabe’s father-in-law told TheJournal.ie that he wants a routine test for sepsis introduced in Irish hospitals.

Gilmore promises HIQA report will be implemented in full
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Gilmore promises HIQA report will be implemented in full

Oct 10th 2013, 11:58 AM 2,378 Views 29 Comments

The Tánaiste said that the report into the death of Savita Halappanavar raised fundemental questions about whether ‘there somebody not doing their job or not’.

'An appalling indictment of State failure': Consultant calls for more maternity staff
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'An appalling indictment of State failure': Consultant calls for more maternity staff

Oct 10th 2013, 8:51 AM 4,327 Views 37 Comments

National Maternity Hospital clinical director, Dr Peter Boylan, has raised concerns about the level of staffing in maternity care in response to the third report into the death of Savita Halappanavar published yesterday.

Lack of information means HIQA can't assure safety of maternity services
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Lack of information means HIQA can't assure safety of maternity services

Oct 10th 2013, 6:15 AM 2,478 Views 9 Comments

“Young patients don’t just die,” said Nuala Lucas of HIQA yesterday as she spoke of deficiencies in staffing, knowledge, guidelines and protocol.

# savita-halappanavar - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

The 5 at 5: Wednesday
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The 5 at 5: Wednesday

Oct 9th 2013, 4:53 PM 5,731 Views 0 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

This shocking graph shows 13 "missed opportunities" in treatment of Savita
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This shocking graph shows 13 "missed opportunities" in treatment of Savita

Oct 9th 2013, 3:31 PM 17,508 Views 70 Comments

Red crosses show points at which intervention might have helped Savita in the four days before she died at University Hospital Galway one year ago.

# savita-halappanavar - Friday 23 August, 2013

Doctor angered at ‘outrageous breach of patient confidentiality’ at Holles Street
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Doctor angered at ‘outrageous breach of patient confidentiality’ at Holles Street

Aug 23rd 2013, 8:15 AM 29,731 Views 89 Comments

The Irish Times reports this morning that a termination of a twin pregnancy was carried out on a patient at risk of sepsis – the first to be performed under new legislation.

# savita-halappanavar - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

Ireland’s women share their stories of pregnancy, birth and miscarriage
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Ireland’s women share their stories of pregnancy, birth and miscarriage

Jul 23rd 2013, 10:05 PM 35,148 Views 149 Comments

Recent events has women opening up about their negative experiences of Irish maternity hospitals.

# savita-halappanavar - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Column: The language of the abortion debate has been cruel and unfair – on both sides
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Column: The language of the abortion debate has been cruel and unfair – on both sides

Jul 10th 2013, 7:30 PM 253 Views 43 Comments

Tonight’s vote on the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill probably won’t end the public debate about abortion – and the women we all claim to care about deserve better than the unfair language that has been used recently, writes Aisling Twomey.

# savita-halappanavar - Thursday 4 July, 2013

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

Jul 4th 2013, 10:15 AM 18,033 Views 228 Comments

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

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