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Kate and Leanne Moss, daughters of the Mary Moss, outside the Four Courts. Photograph: Collins

The HSE has apologised at the High Court to a 69-year old woman who suffered a major stroke after she was discharged from a hospital without her blood(...)

The report by the former High Court president Nicholas Kearns has been  criticised by a leading member of the judiciary.  Photograph: Alan Betson

A report by former High Court president Nicholas Kearns that criticised the high level of personal injuries compensation has itself been criticised by(...)

Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan has secured Government Cabinet approval for the publication of a Coroners Amendment Bill 2018. Photograph:  Aoife Moore/PA Wire

A lawyer who represented several families in cases of perinatal deaths believes proposed new rules on mandatory reporting to coroners of all such deat(...)

From left: solicitor Roger Murray with Michael Carpenter and Lisa Keily  leaving the Four Courts on Tuesday. Photograph: Collins

A boy with cerebral palsy who sued the HSE over the circumstances of his birth at Sligo General Hospital has settled his High Court action for €5 mill(...)

A hospital has apologised unreservedly to the parents of a nine-month-old boy who a coroner ruled died as a result of medical misadventure.

A hospital has apologised unreservedly to the parents of a nine-month-old boy who a coroner ruled died as a result of medical misadventure. The inqu(...)

Lawyers have called for a  reform of the system to deal with medical negligence cases. Photograph: iStock

An estimated 1,000 unnecessary deaths are caused every year in Ireland by medical error, while up to 160,000 hospitals users are injured because of hu(...)

Catherine Fowler with her father, Tim Fleming. She has campaigned for greater openness about medical mistakes after her father died from an aortic dissection which was misdiagnosed

In the space of a week in early 2015, Catherine Fowler’s life was turned upside-down when her father and her aunt both suffered the same rare cardiova(...)

 Dr Andrea Hermann: she did not tell those interviewing her at Sligo University Hospital that she had previously been sanctioned by the Medical Council. Photograph: Collins Courts

Among the many disturbing findings from the Medical Council inquiry into the conduct of Dr Andrea Hermann, perhaps the most shocking was the revelatio(...)

Andrew and Siobhán Whelan with a photograph of their son Conor James Whelan at his inquest at Cavan Courthouse. Photograph: Lorraine Teevan

The on-call obstetrician at Cavan General Hospital stayed on at a weekly statistics meeting before attending a “semi-emergency” in the labour ward tha(...)

Killian Lally Doyle was born on May 20th, 2013 at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda (above). File photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

A verdict of medical misadventure was returned on Wednesday at an inquest into the death of an eight-day-old boy who suffered oxygen deprivation at cr(...)

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