Dr. Kermit Gosnell

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Pennsylvania Abortion Clinic Trial Jurors Break For Weekend

A Philadelphia jury is breaking for the weekend amid deliberations in the capital murder case of an abortion provider.


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Jury Rehears Testimony of West Phila. Abortion Aide Who Pleaded Guilty

What has been lost during the clinical readback of the aide’s testimony is the emotion: she broke down several times on the witness stand while testifying.


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Jurors In Gosnell Trial Review Testimony Of Former Clinic Worker

KYW’s Tony Hanson reports the jury asked to re-hear the testimony of former clinic worker Linda Williams.


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Gosnell Abortion-Murder Trial Jury Will Have Five Hours of Trial Testimony Reënacted

Jurors want to revisit the testimony of Lynda Williams, one of four former clinic workers who pleaded guilty to third-degree murder charges.


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Judge in Gosnell Case Warns TV Crews Away From Jurors

Lawyers in the case had an in-chambers conversation with Judge Jeffrey Minehart about TV crews taking pictures of jurors, apparently inadvertently, as they left the Criminal Justice Center on Monday.


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More Deliberations, Still No Verdict In Gosnell Trial

A Philadelphia jury reviewed laws addressing murder and manslaughter without reaching a verdict Monday.


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Definitions of Murder Under Review By Jury of West Phila. Abortion Doctor

During its fifth day of deliberations, the jury in the trial of West Philadelphia abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell asked the court to redefine “degrees” of murder and other charges.


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West Philadelphia Abortion Doctor Murder Trial Has National Impact

For weeks, jurors in Philadelphia heard grim testimony about deaths and squalor at Dr. Kermit Gosnell’s inner-city abortion clinic. While they listened, the murder case reverberated far beyond the courtroom, changing — at least for the moment — the tone of the national debate on abortion.


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Jury Turns Its Attention To Main Defendant In West Philadelphia Abortion-Murder Case

Dr. Kermit Gosnell, 72, is charged with four counts of first-degree murder involving babies allegedly killed after being born alive and viable, and one count of third-degree murder in the death of a woman who died following an abortion.


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Jurors in Gosnell Abortion-Murder Trial Focus First on Aide at Clinic

Jurors have reviewed a courtroom transcript of the testimony of a 2009 patient of defendant Eileen O’Neill, who is charged with six counts of theft by deception.


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Jurors In Gosnell Trial Focus On Co-Defendant During Deliberations

Jurors have questions about Eileen O’Neill, who saw patients and did general medical examinations at Gosnell’s medical facility even though she did not have a valid medical license.


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Jury Deliberations Resume In Kermit Gosnell Trial

Jury deliberations resume today in the murder trial of abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell, who is charged with five counts of murder and a long list of other charges.


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Jury Deliberates In Capital Murder Trial Of Dr. Kermit Gosnell

A Philadelphia jury began weighing murder charges Tuesday against a doctor charged with killing five people, including four viable babies allegedly born alive in what authorities describe as illegal, late-term abortions routinely performed at his clinic.


(Dr. Kermit Gosnell, in file photo.)

Jury Deliberations To Begin Today In West Phila. Abortion Doctor’s Murder Trial

The jury will be considering hundreds of counts, led by five counts of murder (four babies allegedly born alive during abortions and one woman who died during an abortion).


(Protesters stand outside the Criminal Justice Center, at Juniper and Filbert Streets in center city Philadelphia.  Credit: Michelle Durham)

Gosnell Trial Draws Anti-Abortion Protests Outside Philadelphia Courthouse

Some were accusing the Pennsylvania Department of Health of complicity in the alleged crimes. Others were calling for a ban on all abortions.