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#Yvonne Murphy

# yvonne-murphy - Friday 11 June, 2021

Varadkar says refusal by Mother and Baby Homes commissioners to face Oireachtas is 'deeply regrettable'
# Questions And No Answers
# Questions And No Answers

Varadkar says refusal by Mother and Baby Homes commissioners to face Oireachtas is 'deeply regrettable'

Updated Jun 11th 2021, 8:02 PM 39,825 Views 67 Comments
  • A first invitation was sent in February and a second in June
  • Both the Taoiseach and Tánaiste have urged the commissioners to answer questions
  • Oireachtas committee members unaware of the invite refusal until after the letter was reported

# yvonne-murphy - Friday 5 February, 2021

Chair of mother and baby home commission declines invitation to appear before Children's Committee
# Final Report
# Final Report

Chair of mother and baby home commission declines invitation to appear before Children's Committee

Feb 5th 2021, 2:06 PM 18,400 Views 5 Comments

Committee members are “very disappointed” by the latest development.

# yvonne-murphy - Wednesday 27 January, 2021

Children's Committee wants Chair of Mother and Baby Homes Commission to answer questions
# Final Report
# Final Report

Children's Committee wants Chair of Mother and Baby Homes Commission to answer questions

Jan 27th 2021, 12:53 PM 12,105 Views 16 Comments

Survivors will be asked to attend a separate hearing so they can raise any questions or concerns they have.

# yvonne-murphy - Monday 7 March, 2016

"A colossus of the legal world." - Tributes paid after death of Supreme Court judge
# Adrian Hardiman
# Adrian Hardiman

"A colossus of the legal world." - Tributes paid after death of Supreme Court judge

Mar 7th 2016, 4:17 PM 51,349 Views 56 Comments

Hardiman was one of the most well-known barristers in the country before his appointment to the State’s highest court.

# yvonne-murphy - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Judge Yvonne Murphy appointed chair of mother-and-baby home inquiry
# Mother And Baby
# Mother And Baby

Judge Yvonne Murphy appointed chair of mother-and-baby home inquiry

Jul 16th 2014, 2:47 PM 5,476 Views 13 Comments

Minister James Reilly also published a report examining what the government knew about the homes.

# yvonne-murphy - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

U-turn on statute of limitations as closure sought for symphysiotomy survivors
# Symphysiotomy
# Symphysiotomy

U-turn on statute of limitations as closure sought for symphysiotomy survivors

Nov 26th 2013, 5:18 PM 3,772 Views 6 Comments

Survivors want the government to enter into settlement talks with them but James Reilly said it is not in the women’s best interests to lift the Statute of Limitations.