Independent Senator Rónán Mullen has addressed the fallout from his suggestion that Savita Halappanavar would not have been in hospital if abortion was legal in Ireland. File photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Independent Senator Rónán Mullen has addressed the fallout from his suggestion that Savita Halappanavar would not have been in hospital at the time of(...)

Senator Ronan Mullen said on Thursday the ‘media was full of claims from doctors that Savita’s death... was caused by the Eighth Amendment. Three reports found that it was medical mismanagement of sepsis’. Photograph: Collins

Independent Senator Ronan Mullen has been strongly criticised for comments he made today on the circumstances in which Savita Halappanavar died. Mr (...)

Anti-abortion protesters outside the Dáil  as the amendments to the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill were being voted on in 2013. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Some types of equality are more equal than others. The Marriage Referendum was scarcely over before Amnesty International began immediately campaignin(...)

Savita Halappanavar: the chairman of the review group which investigated Ms Halappanavar’s death said there is also a need to ensure that not only the life but the health of the mother can be protected in pregnancy.

One of the conclusions that stood out in the HSE report into the death of Savita Halappanavar was the statement of an “immediate and urgent requiremen(...)

Savita – never again

We now know with a reasonable degree of certainty what caused the tragic death of Savita Halappanavar. Yesterday’s HSE report under the chairmanship o(...)

Inquiry chairman Sir Sabaratnam Arulkumaran (left)  at the publication of the Health Service Executive clinical review report into the death of Savita Halappanavar today.  Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Key factors in the death of Savita Halappanavar included multiple failures by clinical staff to properly assess or monitor her condition, according(...)

Savita Halappanavar’s husband Praveen is reportedly not aware that the report into his wife’s death is being published today. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Savita Halappanavar’s husband Praveen was not made aware the Health Service Executive (HSE) clinical review report into his wife’s death is being publ(...)

Praveen Halappanavar pictured in Galway in November 2012  with a photographe of his wife Savita in the background. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times.

The report of the review group appointed by the Health Service Executive to investigate the death of Savita Halappanavar is due to be published before(...)

Savita Halappanavar: died of   septicemia egnant a after being found to be miscarrying

The report of the review group appointed by the Health Service Executive to investigate the death of Savita Halappanavar is expected to be published i(...)