Fionnan Sheahan: Most divisive social and legal issue of our time
Published 14/11/2012 | 09:00
JUST three days after the Government narrowly passed a seemingly uncontentious referendum, the single most divisive social, legal and medical issue is back on the agenda.
The tragic death of a pregnant woman, who died in hospital following a miscarriage after her family requested an abortion to try to save her life, will once again re-open the debate on abortion.
Three separate investigations are under way into the maternal death, which are relatively rare in this country.