Abortion doctor gets life in prison

Associated Press
FILE - This undated photo provided by the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office shows a procedure room at the Women's Medical Society in Philadelphia. Abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell, who catered to minorities, immigrants and poor women at the Women's Medical Society, 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/Philadelphia District Attorney)

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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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