Savita Halappanavar
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Savita Halappanavar: Medical misadventure inquest verdict

The jury in the inquest into the death of a woman who died in hospital in Ireland four days after suffering a miscarriage has given a verdict of medical misadventure.

Savita Halappanavar, 31, died in University Hospital Galway last October.

Her family claimed she might have survived if she had been given an abortion.

Nick Higham reports.

  • 19 Apr 2013
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