Abortion doctor gets life in prison

Associated Press
Letters are missing from the directory of Dr. Kermit Gosnell's former facility, the Women's Medical Society, in Philadelphia on Wednesday, May 1, 2013. Gosnell, who catered to poor women, was charged Wednesday Jan. 19, 2011, with eight counts of murder in the deaths of a patient and seven babies who were born alive and then killed according to prosecutors. Prosecutors said Gosnell employed untrained, unlicensed workers in a deplorable facility with broken or unsterile equipment. (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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