Savita Halappanavar

After Death of Savita Halappanavar, Ireland Will Legalize Abortion

By | Wed, 12/19/2012 - 16:33

The government of Ireland announced that it would draft a series of new laws indicating just when an abortion would be legal in the country.

woman holds a poster during a vigil in Dublin November 17, 2012, in memory of Savita Halappanavar

Irish Rally for Government Action on Abortion

By | Mon, 11/19/2012 - 13:21

At least 5,000 people marched to the offices of Ireland's socially conservative prime minister on Saturday to call for clearer guidelines on abortion following the death of a woman denied a termination.

a picture of Savita Halappanavar in protest

Ireland to Clarify Abortion Rules After Woman's Death

By | Thu, 11/15/2012 - 11:32

Ireland's government pledged to clarify its abortion laws after a woman, who was denied a termination, died from septicemia in an Irish hospital.

Savita Halappanavar

Woman Denied Abortion in Ireland Dies in Hospital

By | Wed, 11/14/2012 - 13:52

Ireland's abortion laws came under fire following the death of a miscarrying woman who was allegedly denied a termination of her pregnancy after doctors told her it was a Catholic country.