The law is clear: If Castro terminated McKnight’s pregnancies against her will, he’s guilty of aggravated murder under Ohio law. The question is whether the state can prove that he’s guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.
After ten days of deliberation, a jury has found Dr. Kermit Gosnell guilty of first-degree murder.
As it enters its tenth day of deliberations, the jury in the case against Dr. Kermit Gosnell appears stuck on two charges.
As a former civilian social worker for the Air Force, I cannot help but weigh in on the national debate about how to reform the Department of Defense’s sexual assault policies.
War, natural disaster, environmental crisis. No matter the threat to their children, mothers fight back.
Pentagon brass say they’re working on the problem but balk at meaningful changes that would safeguard those claiming assault against their superiors.
The High-Level Task Force for the International Conference on Population and Development takes aim at violence and maternal mortality.
In his new HBO special, comedian Louis C.K. notes that men are “the worst thing that ever happens to” women. The bit is funny, but it’s also tragically on point.
The never-ending stream of legal challenges to the birth control benefit shows how focused the extreme right is on making safe, affordable health care an impossibility in this country.
No young woman should accept that sexual assault is just another part of college that she must avoid like the “freshman 15″ or early morning classes.