Protests and Vigils for Savita Praveen November 14, 2012Posted by WorldbyStorm in Uncategorized.
Protest at the Dáil at 6.00 pm this evening.
There is also a Protest at The Irish Embassy in London this evening at 6.
In Cork, a vigil and protest will take place this evening (14th) at 7 pm at the Cork Opera House.
A vigil and protest will take place at City Hall in Belfast on Thursday (15th) at 5.30pm.
There’s a protest at 1 pm on Friday in Cork, Daunt Square.
A candlelit vigil for Savita will be taking place on Saturday November 17th at 5.00pm at ‘Browne’s Doorway’ Eyre Square, Galway City. Organised by Galway Pro-Choice.
Limerick, O’Connell Street, Saturday at 3
A Candle lit vigil will also Take place in Dublin on Saturday assembling at 4 in Parnell Square
Rachel Donnelly, a spokeswoman for pro-choice campaigners in Galway said: “This was an obstetric emergency which should have been dealt with in a routine manner. Yet Irish doctors are restrained from making obvious medical decisions by a fear of potentially severe consequences.
“As the European court ruled, as long as the 1861 Act remains in place, alongside a complete political unwillingness to touch the issue, pregnant women will continue to be unsafe in this country.”