The nightmare abortion doctor, who was found guilty of snipping the necks of babies born alive at his run-down Philadelphia clinic, was sentenced to life in prison on May 14. Do YOU think that’s an appropriate sentence?
Dr. Kermit Gosnell, 72, was sentenced to life in prison on May 14, a day after he was found guilty on three first-degree murder charges in the deaths of babies who were born alive at his clinic, and then killed after he snipped their necks with scissors.
Dr Kermit Gosnell’s Prison Sentence
On May 14, Dr. Kermit “agreed to waive all of his appellate rights in exchange for life in prison without the possibility of parole instead of the death penalty,” according to a statement from the office of Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams.
After that, he was “immediately sentenced,” according to CNN.
Dr. Kermit Found Guilty Of Three First-Degree Murder Charges
Dr. Kermit was convicted of killing three babies at his clinic who were born alive,, but later killed after he snipped their necks with a pair of scissors. He was found guilty on three counts of first-degree murder in the infants’ deaths.
In addition to the post-birth killings, Dr. Gosnell was also found guilty of 21 counts of late-term abortions. In Pennsylvania, it is against the law to perform an abortion after 24 weeks of pregnancy.
Dr. Kermit Gosnell Found Guilty Of Involuntary Manslaughter
Dr. Kermit was also found guilty of the involuntary manslaughter of one of his patients, Karnamaya Mongar, 41. She died after receiving an overdose of anesthesia while undergoing a second-trimester abortion.
What do YOU think of the verdict, HollyMoms? Do you think justice was served?
WATCH: Dr. Kermit Gosnell Sentenced To Life In Prison
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