Mother-of-one Michelle Harte might still be alive were it not for the Eighth Amendment having prevented her from obtaining a termination here when she was taking a new cancer therapy and was in remission, Prof Louise Kenny said. File photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times

A gynaecologist has said a mother she had treated might still be alive if she had been able to obtain an abortion in Ireland. Mother-of-one Michelle (...)

Louise Kenny, a professor of obstetrics and a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist.

The Eighth Amendment has caused pregnant women with cancer to die and will continue to put them at risk if it is not repealed, an obstetrician has sai(...)

She died on her own – in a strange taxi, in a foreign city, on a street she didn’t know. The circumstances surrounding the death of a 32-year-old moth(...)