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# ruth-morrissey - Thursday 23 July, 2020

Chief Justice expresses 'deepest sympathy' to family of Ruth Morrissey in Supreme Court judgment
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Chief Justice expresses 'deepest sympathy' to family of Ruth Morrissey in Supreme Court judgment

Jul 23rd 2020, 4:06 PM 8,782 Views 5 Comments

The judge said the “tragic circumstances had most sadly, come to fruition”.

# ruth-morrissey - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

'Beautiful, caring and wise': Ruth Morrissey remembered at funeral
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'Beautiful, caring and wise': Ruth Morrissey remembered at funeral

Updated Jul 22nd 2020, 8:23 PM 17,848 Views 11 Comments

The 39-year-old CervicalCheck campaigner and mother died on Sunday.

HSE CEO apologises to Ruth Morrissey as family say they are 'truly heartbroken' at funeral
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HSE CEO apologises to Ruth Morrissey as family say they are 'truly heartbroken' at funeral

Updated Jul 22nd 2020, 11:15 AM 30,742 Views 38 Comments

Paul Reid said he has written to Paul Morrissey, Ruth’s husband, to offer an apology on behalf of the HSE.

# ruth-morrissey - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

Dáil holds minute's silence and Taoiseach apologises to the late Ruth Morrissey and her family
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Dáil holds minute's silence and Taoiseach apologises to the late Ruth Morrissey and her family

Jul 21st 2020, 3:24 PM 16,642 Views 31 Comments

Both Labour’s Alan Kelly and the Social Democrats’ Róisín Shortall said the apology “is too late”.

# ruth-morrissey - Monday 20 July, 2020

'She was a gentle soul who loved the simple things': Vicky Phelan on the late Ruth Morrissey
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'She was a gentle soul who loved the simple things': Vicky Phelan on the late Ruth Morrissey

Updated Jul 20th 2020, 11:04 AM 16,221 Views 14 Comments

CervicalCheck campaigner Lorraine Walsh said Morrissey’s death marked “a very sad day” for the women of Ireland.

# ruth-morrissey - Sunday 19 July, 2020

'She gave generously to anyone who knew her': Family of Ruth Morrissey pay tribute after CervicalCheck campaigner dies aged 39
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'She gave generously to anyone who knew her': Family of Ruth Morrissey pay tribute after CervicalCheck campaigner dies aged 39

Updated Jul 19th 2020, 3:50 PM 54,981 Views 44 Comments

“Neither the HSE nor the State has ever apologised to her, and now it is too late,” a family statement said.

# ruth-morrissey - Thursday 19 March, 2020

HSE and two laboratories lose Supreme Court appeal against Ruth Morrissey
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HSE and two laboratories lose Supreme Court appeal against Ruth Morrissey

Mar 19th 2020, 12:06 PM 23,064 Views 30 Comments

The Supreme Court case had grappled with the complicated issue of whether “absolute confidence” was needed in a screening programme.

# ruth-morrissey - Friday 26 July, 2019

Supreme Court agrees to hear appeal against judgement in Ruth Morrissey case
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Supreme Court agrees to hear appeal against judgement in Ruth Morrissey case

Jul 26th 2019, 5:24 PM 8,662 Views 7 Comments

The government has said the appeal does not relate to the €2.1 million in damages and that the Morrisseys will retain that irrespective of the outcome.

# ruth-morrissey - Monday 17 June, 2019

'She wants it to be over': Ruth Morrissey 'very upset' over State move to appeal CervicalCheck case
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'She wants it to be over': Ruth Morrissey 'very upset' over State move to appeal CervicalCheck case

Jun 17th 2019, 2:00 PM 14,101 Views 28 Comments

The State Claims Agency said its appeal will not relate to the decision on the award of damages.

# ruth-morrissey - Sunday 5 May, 2019

'Two years is what’s being given but I don’t accept that because I’m a very positive person'
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# Cervical Check Scandal

'Two years is what’s being given but I don’t accept that because I’m a very positive person'

May 5th 2019, 2:07 PM 16,243 Views 4 Comments

Ruth Morrissey said she was relieved that her court case was over and the labs were found accountable.

# ruth-morrissey - Saturday 4 May, 2019

'Raw and needless cruelty': CervicalCheck cases 'a no-win situation' for all involved
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'Raw and needless cruelty': CervicalCheck cases 'a no-win situation' for all involved

May 4th 2019, 7:15 AM 7,872 Views 6 Comments

Yesterday Ruth Morrissey said she hopes the decision in her case will be a positive thing for other women affected by the scandal.

# ruth-morrissey - Friday 3 May, 2019

Ruth Morrissey: 'I want to move on and spend whatever time I've left with my daughter'
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Ruth Morrissey: 'I want to move on and spend whatever time I've left with my daughter'

Updated May 3rd 2019, 12:49 PM 65,921 Views 41 Comments

Morrissey and her husband Paul took the action against the HSE and two US laboratories.

# ruth-morrissey - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Ruth Morrissey case could take double the time of previous CervicalCheck cases
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Ruth Morrissey case could take double the time of previous CervicalCheck cases

Sep 18th 2018, 1:02 PM 8,039 Views 0 Comments

The mother-of-one has said smear tests carried out in 2009 and 2012 were wrongly reported as normal.

# ruth-morrissey - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

Ruth Morrissey's situation 'more hopeful' as doctors plan course of radical radiotherapy
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Ruth Morrissey's situation 'more hopeful' as doctors plan course of radical radiotherapy

Jul 31st 2018, 12:27 PM 12,094 Views 0 Comments

Ruth Morrissey has been told her cancer will progress to terminal within a year.

# ruth-morrissey - Monday 30 July, 2018

Taoiseach says he 'should have been clearer' over CervicalCheck court comments
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Taoiseach says he 'should have been clearer' over CervicalCheck court comments

Jul 30th 2018, 2:28 PM 16,142 Views 76 Comments

Varadkar promised in May that pending cases over the ongoing scandal would be be dealt with through mediation.

'Either stand up or get out': Varadkar called on to explain why CervicalCheck cases ending up in court
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# Smear Test Scandal

'Either stand up or get out': Varadkar called on to explain why CervicalCheck cases ending up in court

Updated Jul 30th 2018, 11:55 AM 29,850 Views 61 Comments

In May, Varadkar said court cases relating to the health scandal would be be dealt with through mediation.

# ruth-morrissey - Friday 27 July, 2018

'Cynical and self-serving': Morrissey family slams State Claims Agency for mediation media statement
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'Cynical and self-serving': Morrissey family slams State Claims Agency for mediation media statement

Updated Jul 27th 2018, 6:24 PM 20,710 Views 0 Comments

Ruth and Paul Morrissey have taken High Court action over her incorrectly read smear tests.