Leaked Savita Halappanavar Report Makes the Hospital Look Really, Really Bad

Savita Halappanavar died in an Irish hospital last October, a full week after the 31-year-old dentist came in with back pain and was found to be miscarrying, because doctors refused to remove the fetus until its heartbeat officially stopped. Abortions are illegal in Ireland except in cases where the mother's life… » 2/14/13 1:55pm 2/14/13 1:55pm

Ireland Health Watchdog Organization To Investigate Death of Savita Halappanavar

Ireland's government-funded Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) watchdog organization has announced that they're launching an investigation into the death of Savita Halappanavar, the 31-year-old dentist who was denied an abortion after doctors informed her that she would miscarry but could not remove the… » 11/24/12 12:30pm 11/24/12 12:30pm