Abortion doctor gets life in prison

Associated Press
Cracks run through a logo on Dr. Kermit Gosnell's former facility, the Women's Medical Society, in Philadelphia on Wednesday, May 1, 2013 where prosecutors allege he killed five people, including a patient and four viable babies allegedly born alive. Assistant District Attorney Ed Cameron called Gosnell's operation an assembly line where a stream of poor, mostly minority women and teens endured hours of painful labor and delivery because Gosnell did not successfully abort babies in utero. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

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Philadelphia doctor Kermit Gosnell was found guilty on May 13 of first-degree murder in the deaths of three babies born alive. He struck a deal to avoid the death penalty and was given three life sentences.

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