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Ireland abortion death inquiry

Irish officials have removed three consultants from an inquiry into the death of a pregnant Indian woman in hospital. Praveen Halappanavar, whose wife Savita died after a miscarriage, had refused to co-operate unless the doctors were removed.

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Irish DoH send condolences to Halappanavar family

The department and the ministers extend their sympathies to the family of the patient on their loss.

There are currently two investigations under way and the department is awaiting the completion of these investigations before commenting further.

– Ireland's Department of Health

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