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Convicted abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell gets third life sentence
Convicted abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell gets third life sentence

PHILADELPHIA — Convicted abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell was sentenced Wednesday to a third life term for killing an aborted baby he described as so big it could “walk to the bus.” Gosnell, 72, was convicted Monday of first-degree murder in the deaths of three babies born alive who then had their necks snipped with scissors. Judge Jeffrey P. Minehart handed him two life sentences Tuesday in a deal that spared Gosnell a potential death sentence, and the third sentence was handed down Wednesday for the baby known as Baby A. That boy's teen mother had been nearly 30 weeks pregnant, prosecution witnesses estimated after studying cellphone photos taken by astonished...

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