Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Police in U.K. Release Details of Woman's Death from Trying to Induce Abortion by Drinking Vinegar
The Huffington Post: Catherine Furey, Mother Of Five, Died After Drinking Vinegar In 'Home Abortion', by Laura Hibbard:
Catherine Furey, a 38-year-old mother of five from Salford, UK died after drinking industrial-strength vinegar in an attempted at-home abortion, the Manchester Evening News reports.
Furey's sister-in-law, 33-year-old Dawn Chadwick, was charged with manslaughter for supplying the concentrated substance, but has now been cleared of any charges 18 months after the incident, which occurred on Dec. 1, 2010. . . .