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Dr. Kermit Gosnell (Photo credit: Philadelphia District Attorney's office/AP)

Convicted Pa. abortion doctor gets life in prison

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia abortion doctor convicted of killing three babies who were born alive in his grimy clinic agreed Tuesday to give up his right to an appeal and faces life in prison […]

05/14/2013

Dr. Kermit Gosnell (Photo credit: Philadelphia District Attorney's office/AP)

Abortion clinic deaths jury split on 2 counts

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jurors in the murder trial of a longtime Philadelphia abortion provider said Monday that they were divided on two of the more than 200 counts in the case, but the judge asked […]

05/13/2013

Dr. Kermit Gosnell (Photo credit: Philadelphia District Attorney's office/AP)

PA abortion clinic worker: I saw 10 babies breathe

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A former abortion clinic worker capped the five-week murder trial of her former boss with powerful testimony that she saw more than 10 babies breathe before they were killed.

04/18/2013

Dr. Kermit Gosnell (Photo credit: Philadelphia District Attorney's office/AP)

Expert: Clinic’s anesthesia policy ‘reprehensible’

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An anesthesiology professor calls it “reprehensible” that a Philadelphia abortion provider allegedly medicated women according to their ability to pay.

03/21/2013

Dr. Kermit Gosnell (Photo credit: Philadelphia District Attorney's office/AP)

Worker admits cutting 10 babies at abortion clinic

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A medical assistant told a jury that she snipped the spines of at least 10 babies during unorthodox abortions at a West Philly clinic, at the direction of the clinic’s owner. And she said others did the same to terminate pregnancies.

03/19/2013

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Abortion doctor goes on trial in 8 deaths

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Three years after drug agents searching a suspected “pill mill” at a West Philadelphia clinic instead found a medical “house of horrors,” an abortion doctor is going on trial on eight counts of murder.

03/04/2013