Cian O’Carroll, the solicitor for Ruth Morrissey, has described comments by Dr Peter McKenna of the HSE about the possibility of the withdrawal of screening programmes, as “vindictive.”
Fri, 10 May, 2019
A High Court judge will tomorrow morning hand down judgement in the case of terminally ill Ruth Morrissey who has sued the HSE and two US laboratories over the alleged misreading of her CervicalCheck smear slides.
Thu, 02 May, 2019
The High Court judge hearing the action by terminally ill Ruth Morrissey against the HSE and two US laboratories over the alleged misreading of her CervicalCheck smear slides hopes to give his judgement in the test case in early May.
Tue, 26 Mar, 2019
Budgets allocated for the Health Service Executive (HSE) are unaffected by financial settlements paid out in cases of alleged negligence brought against the HSE, the solicitor for Vicky Phelan has said.
Fri, 04 May, 2018
A young wife was yesterday left devastated after a surgeon who clipped both of her fallopian tubes was found not guilty of poor professional performance at a fitness to practice inquiry at the Medical Council in Dublin.
Thu, 11 Jun, 2015
Olive Fahey had to surrender her anonymity and go all the way to the High Court because the HSE and those involved in her breast cancer misdiagnosis “behaved appallingly” as they contested the legal case for five years.
Fri, 12 Oct, 2012
THE inquest into the death of Brian Rossiter, who died two days after falling unconscious while in Garda custody, was further adjourned yesterday following a request from his family to await the publication of an independent inquiry into the circumstances of his death.
Wed, 30 May, 2007
THE parents of a 14-year-old who died after a night in garda custody will press ahead with a civil claim against the Garda Commissioner and the Minister for Justice for the wrongful killing of their son, even if they are unable to take part in a State-ordered inquiry.
Wed, 19 Oct, 2005