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Ireland’s Big Abortion Mistake

Ireland’s Big Abortion Mistake

July 24, 2013 at 3:40 am 1 comment

by Peter Smith: Ireland’s knee-jerk reaction to a terrible case of clinical negligence is misguided and wrong. Savita Halappanavar’s death did not equal a nationwide need for lax abortion laws. Britain is basking in weeks of glorious sunshine and the popular mood is high. The Tour de France has just been […]

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Twisting the Abortion Debate in Ireland

Twisting the Abortion Debate in Ireland

November 19, 2012 at 7:00 am 3 comments

by Peter Smith The media presentation of a tragedy in Ireland is the hijacking of two lives and the distortion of a debate. Savita Halappanavar was an Indian woman who came to the Republic of Ireland in 2008 with her husband Praveen. Earlier this year, they conceived a child, the […]

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