Kermit Gosnell

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

Pa. abortion doc gets 30 years in drug sentencing

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – A Philadelphia doctor already serving life in prison for performing rogue abortions has been sentenced to a concurrent 30 years for distributing painkillers. Dr. Kermit Gosnell, 72, is serving life without parole […]

12/16/2013

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

Lawyer: Abortion doctor’s wife like ‘Mrs. Frankenstein’

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The wife of an abortion doctor convicted of killing live babies feels she’s left “holding the bag” after he shamed the family, turned down a plea deal that would have kept her […]

05/28/2013

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)

Philly abortion doc guilty in 3 babies’ deaths

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia doctor accused of performing illegal, late-term abortions in a filthy clinic has been found guilty of first-degree murder in the deaths of three babies born alive but acquitted in the […]

05/13/2013

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)

Woman testifies about mom’s death after abortion

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Yashoda Gurung’s family survived 20 years in a refugee camp after fleeing war-torn Bhutan. But her mother died months after arriving in the U.S. in 2009 and seeking a legal abortion in Philadelphia.

04/16/2013

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

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