The tragic death of Savita Halappanavar should not be manipulated to liberalise Ireland’s new abortion law

This week marks the tenth anniversary of the death of Savita Halappanavar in University Hospital Galway. The young dentist, 17 weeks pregnant, had asked for an abortion but the hospital refused and she died of sepsis on October 28, 2012. This tragic event was used by abortion campaigners as a hammer to legalise abortion in […]