Monday, March 18, 2013
Opening Statements Heard in Murder Trial Against Abortion Provider Dr. Gosnell
The New York Times: Abortion Doctor’s Murder Trial Opens, by Jon Hurdle:
PHILADELPHIA — In opening statements in court on Monday, prosecutors charged that a doctor who operated a women’s health clinic here killed seven viable fetuses by plunging scissors into their necks and “snipping” their spinal cords and was also responsible for the death of a pregnant woman in his care. . . .