Kermit Gosnell: Understanding the Trial Against the Abortion Doctor

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  • Who Is Kermit Gosnell?
  • Who Were the Victims?
  • Who Else Is Being Charged?
  • Are Most Women’s Clinics Like This?
  • Update: Judge Drops 3 Murder Charges
  • The 411 on the Trial
  • What Is the Trial About?
  • What Were His Other Offenses?
  • What Is Gosnell’s Defense?

Who Else Is Being Charged?

Gosnell’s wife, along with eight other clinic employees, have pleaded guilty to a range of charges including assisting Gosnell in performing illegal third-term abortions, according to the Washington Post. Three workers pleaded guilty to helping kill babies by cutting their necks and spinal cords. 

 

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