Taxi boots used to move dead babies

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The transport of dead infants in the boots of a taxi was one of the more “distressing” findings in Dr Holohan’s report.

The babies have tobe brought to Tullamore hospital as post mortems are not carried out in Portlaoise. He also found that appropriately sized coffins were not always available. Bereaved mothers were not accommodated separately.




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