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# gail-ororke - Saturday 10 October, 2020

From a social 'evil' to Supreme Court scrutiny: the long journey to Ireland's landmark assisted dying vote
# Dying With Dignity
# Dying With Dignity

From a social 'evil' to Supreme Court scrutiny: the long journey to Ireland's landmark assisted dying vote

Oct 10th 2020, 9:30 AM 19,214 Views 69 Comments

The Dáil voted to send the Dying with Dignity Bill to committee stage earlier this week.

# gail-ororke - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

"I was going to keep quiet... but this is bigger than myself" - Gail O'Rorke
# Assisted Suicide
# Assisted Suicide

"I was going to keep quiet... but this is bigger than myself" - Gail O'Rorke

May 27th 2015, 9:22 PM 21,725 Views 20 Comments

O’Rorke met with TDs at Dáil Eireann today to discuss a “long overdue” bill on assisted suicide.

# gail-ororke - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

A man with non-terminal cancer has travelled abroad to take his own life after a final meal with family
# Assisted Suicide
# Assisted Suicide

A man with non-terminal cancer has travelled abroad to take his own life after a final meal with family

May 26th 2015, 6:42 PM 59,312 Views 114 Comments

The death of Briton Jeffrey Spector is set to reignite the debate over assisted suicide in the UK.

# gail-ororke - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Gail O'Rorke found not guilty of assisting the suicide of her friend
# Assisted Suicide
# Assisted Suicide

Gail O'Rorke found not guilty of assisting the suicide of her friend

Apr 28th 2015, 8:33 PM 18,895 Views 58 Comments

How is assisting a suicide illegal? The legal answer is complicated.

# gail-ororke - Monday 27 April, 2015

The 5 at 5: Monday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Monday

Apr 27th 2015, 5:01 PM 10,083 Views 0 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# gail-ororke - Friday 24 April, 2015

Gail O'Rorke cleared on two charges of assisting the suicide of her friend
# Assisted Suicide
# Assisted Suicide

Gail O'Rorke cleared on two charges of assisting the suicide of her friend

Apr 24th 2015, 5:57 PM 14,050 Views 0 Comments

The jury were ordered to acquit her due to a lack of evidence.

# gail-ororke - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Woman accused of assisting a suicide was left 30% of the deceased's estate
# Courts
# Courts

Woman accused of assisting a suicide was left 30% of the deceased's estate

Apr 22nd 2015, 2:17 PM 14,348 Views 0 Comments

The taxi driver has pleaded not guilty to charges of aiding and abetting a suicide.

# gail-ororke - Monday 20 April, 2015

Jury in assisted suicide case hears the last words of dead woman
# Court
# Court

Jury in assisted suicide case hears the last words of dead woman

Apr 20th 2015, 8:02 PM 35,689 Views 0 Comments

A woman who was a friend of the dead woman is the first person in the State to be charged with the offence.

# gail-ororke - Monday 13 April, 2015

Woman charged with assisting suicide faces further wait for trial
# IN COURT
# IN COURT

Woman charged with assisting suicide faces further wait for trial

Apr 13th 2015, 3:40 PM 24,342 Views 0 Comments

Gail O’Rorke is the first person in the State to be charged with the offence.

# gail-ororke - Friday 13 December, 2013

Woman accused of assisting in suicide is in court today
# Courts
# Courts

Woman accused of assisting in suicide is in court today

Dec 13th 2013, 6:45 AM 7,409 Views 0 Comments

The case is believed to be the first of its kind in Ireland.