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Abortionist brutally murdered ‘hundreds’ of living newborns: clinic worker
LifeSiteNews ^ | January 20, 2011 | Kathleen Gilbert

Posted on 01/21/2011 4:23:23 AM PST by EternalVigilance

PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania, January 20, 2011 ( - A massive, photograph-laden Grand Jury Report released Wednesday has detailed the bone-chilling practices of a Philadelphia abortionist, who clinic workers testified had delivered “hundreds” of living, breathing newborn children before severing their spinal cords or slitting their necks to complete the abortions.

Abortionist Kermit Gosnell was arrested Wednesday for eight counts of murder. One of the charges was for the botched-abortion death of 41-year-old Karnamaya Mongar, a Nepalese refugee. The other seven were for children who police had discovered, by examining their remains, had been born alive and then killed.

District Attorney R. Seth Williams released the 281-page report that was the basis for the murder charges against Gosnell and nine of his associates. Included in that report were photos of some of Gosnell’s victims.

In the report, the Grand Jury notes that several agencies and groups became aware of what has become known as Gosnell’s “shop of horrors,” but did nothing. They also provide extremely explicit descriptions of botched abortions, late-term abortions and infanticides rarely seen in court documents.

“Pennsylvania law requires physicians to provide customary care for living babies outside the womb. Gosnell chose instead to slit their necks and store their bodies in various household containers, as if they were trash,” stated the report.

The report provided detailed testimony from clinic staff who said that “killing large, late-term babies who had been observed breathing and moving was a regular occurrence” at the filthy clinic: one staffer said such events happened “hundreds” of times.

Another clinic worker, Tina Baldwin, told the jurors that Gosnell once joked about a baby that was writhing as he cut its neck: “that’s what you call a chicken with its head cut off.”

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TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Front Page News; US: Pennsylvania
KEYWORDS: abortionists; gosnell; infanticide; kermitgosnell; life; moralabsolutes; personhood; prolife
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To: Scotswife

This is how it’s done; slide 8:

101 posted on 01/21/2011 7:43:00 AM PST by HereInTheHeartland (Vote like Obama is on the ballot)
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To: EternalVigilance

Why didn’t the clinic workers report this the first time it happened?

102 posted on 01/21/2011 7:44:04 AM PST by AD from SpringBay (We deserve the government we allow.)
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To: Scotswife

Isn’t it interesting how abortion and the funding for it seems targeted for certain demographics...

I often wonder how it is any different than a group like the Nazi’s targeting people.

It is amazing how little people realize just how they have been played by the Progressives and how they need abortions to increase because anyone born of the American experiment is a threat to their agenda.

103 posted on 01/21/2011 7:44:35 AM PST by surfer (To err is human, to really foul things up takes a Democrat, don't expect the GOP to have the answer!)
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To: Scotswife
You nailed it. That and the staffers were not part of a healthcare workers union. The answer from the system on this will be for doctors and clinic workers to be part of a union, and thus with standards.

The guy underpaid his staff. They didn't like it. They used cell phones to take pictures. The place was filthy and full of dead baby parts. If the sanitation workers union was required to be on staff, the working conditions and safety of the workers would have been tip-top.

Mark my words. What Obama says and votes on as a woman's right is not the issue at hand here.

104 posted on 01/21/2011 7:45:35 AM PST by blackdog
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To: EternalVigilance

are we supposed to be shocked or appalled about this or something?
This happens how many hundreds of times a day in America and in THIS case... we are supposed to be shocked?
what’s the difference between grinding up a baby still inside it’s mother and stabbing it to death once it’s outside, neither practicing any sort of humanity?
I fail to see how this is any worse than a “normal” abortion other than it was apparently unclean and this doctor was particularly demented.
The end result is equally grisly and I don’t see how anyone could possibly see that the “proper methods” are any less atrocious or evil.

105 posted on 01/21/2011 7:46:01 AM PST by FunkyZero ("It's not about duck hunting !")
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To: Scotswife
And the only reason a grand jury was on this was that the clinic worker took cellphone pictures. The state needed to be in a position of authority should those pictures go viral on the web.

The solution to that will be similar. Cell phones will be prohibited in the healthcare workplace. It will become a felony to have a cell phone in a healthcare providers office or treatment facility.

106 posted on 01/21/2011 7:52:13 AM PST by blackdog
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To: surfer

Targeting certain communities is exactly how Planned Parenthood got started.

They started with black communities.
However - in our area you can tell where their bread and butter is - just a half block stroll from the high schools.

107 posted on 01/21/2011 7:52:44 AM PST by Scotswife
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To: blackdog

That’s true - I forgot that unions were the answer to all our ills.

If someone were getting $50/hr to mop up the place we would never have heard a thing.

108 posted on 01/21/2011 7:55:45 AM PST by Scotswife
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To: FunkyZero
This is good! People are having to process this mess and come to a conclusion. The mess is a whole lot bigger than this doctor once you start using your noggin and not your emotions.

If people start using their heads and not let the court do it for them, the court may decide to rethink it's position.

Keep the thinking up folks. Brutal and honest reality, just what this horrible doctor ordered up.

109 posted on 01/21/2011 7:57:20 AM PST by blackdog
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To: EternalVigilance
As the anniversary of the American Holocaust rolls around again, Barry the Compassionate pauses to catch is own reflection.
110 posted on 01/21/2011 8:04:17 AM PST by daletoons (If you can't make them see the light, make them feel the heat.)
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To: Scotswife

If the death trains of Germany were run by Teamsters and the camps were run by SEIU, the jewish problem would have not existed. The missing persons would have merely been the result of overworked clerical staff with outdated record keeping equipment. With an adequate budget, such clerical errors would be resolved going forward.

111 posted on 01/21/2011 8:05:21 AM PST by blackdog
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To: All
The brainwashed, heartless, amoral, selfish mothers, witting or unwitting, are just as much to blame as the abortionists. They cannot be exempted from this evil.


112 posted on 01/21/2011 8:16:41 AM PST by MinuteGal
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To: EternalVigilance

How is that any different from partial birth abortion? How much of the child’s feet are “out?”

113 posted on 01/21/2011 8:20:00 AM PST by madison10
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To: EternalVigilance

Several groups and agencies knew this was happening and did NOTHING. Absolutely NOTHING. Hypothetical question: I find out my neighbor has murdered someone and is planning to murder another person. If I don’t report this knowledge, aren’t I as legally responsible for the murder? I predict nothing will happen to the people in the agencies. I also predict the so called “doctor” will not get much of a sentence either... here on Earth. I think I know his sentence after he leaves our Earth. Just a thought.

114 posted on 01/21/2011 8:23:59 AM PST by momtothree
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To: AD from SpringBay

I haven’t heard anything about this on the news. Seems to me it should be everywhere and PETA should be involved because this doctor actually likened a dying newborn to a chicken with it’s head cut off, which means the doctor must have witnessed at sometime in his life the beheading of a chicken. But then again we are awaiting the transfer of Gabby to Houston, so she can begin her rehabilitation, get back to Congress and vote to protect chickens and abortion doctors.

115 posted on 01/21/2011 8:26:51 AM PST by Toespi
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To: Deepest South
Just 5 % of the kind of publicity from the Tucson incident attaching this demon and the abortion industry would damage the “choice” side and likely prevent hundreds if not thousands of abortions of women who may decide to keep the baby vs. risk running into another guy like this.

Glad to see someone make a correlation between what happened here with what happened in Tucson.

It's interesting (but not surprising) that when a nut like Loughner loses it and kills some people with a gun that the left immediately blames the fact that guns are available, to call for "common sense" gun control, but when murders like this happen all you hear are crickets.

I think this case is a good opportunity to call for "common sense" abortion control. Sure, maybe most doctors are not breaking the law but since it's possible that they will, we should place some strict limits of abortions.

Perhaps we could start with a permit process for those seeking abortions. Maybe a three day waiting period. A background check. A national registry. Mandatory training classes for those seeking an abortion.

116 posted on 01/21/2011 9:31:12 AM PST by BlueMondaySkipper (Involuntarily subsidizing the parasite class since 1981)
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To: EternalVigilance

The blacks are completely hopeless, especially with criminals of their own kind like like Sharpton, Obama, and this monster exploiting them.

117 posted on 01/21/2011 10:00:52 AM PST by FormerACLUmember (Character is defined by how we treat those who society says have no value.)
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To: WayneS

Later term abortionist Warren Hern, through his mouthpiece, Time magazine, is trying to spin that late term abortion is safe - period - and that this particular butcher did not use “safe methods”. Abortion is never safe for the baby, and the libtards can spin, spin, spin, this is murder, pure and simple. As for this being about “poverty”, libs like killing poor black babies because at heart they are eugenicists. The ugly secrets of the abortion industry have been exposed. I am sure that Slate magazine will also have a glowing piece on the glories of abortion.

118 posted on 01/21/2011 10:28:21 AM PST by juliej
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119 posted on 01/21/2011 11:32:09 AM PST by wagglebee ("A political party cannot be all things to all people." -- Ronald Reagan, 3/1/75)
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To: Izzy Dunne
So..... how does a "staffer" at such a place put up with it for so long without screaming bloody murder?

Now you can understand how Hitler got the population to go along with his pogrom.

120 posted on 01/21/2011 11:53:43 AM PST by itsahoot (Almost everything I post is Sarcastic, since I have no sense of humor about politics.)
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