Jury Selection Begins In Abortion Doctor Trial - New York News

Jury Selection Begins In Abortion Doctor Trial

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PHILADELPHIA -

Jury selection began Monday in the death-penalty case of abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell.

Three years ago, drug agents stumbled upon a gruesome medical clinic in West Philadelphia, where Dr. Gosnell was performing abortions.

Gosnell is charged with eight counts of murder, including killing a pregnant refugee and seven viable newborns.

The 72-year-old has pleaded not guilty. He has said he treated vulnerable women and teens for four decades.

It's unclear whether Gosnell is considering a plea.

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