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