• Dr. Kermit Gosnell is escorted to a waiting police van upon leaving the Criminal Justice Center in Philadelphia, Monday, May 13, 2013, after being convicted of first-degree murder in the deaths of three babies who were delivered alive and then killed with scissors at his clinic.

    Kermit Gosnell was convicted of three counts of first-degree murder but acquitted of murdering a fourth aborted baby.

    LAST UPDATE : May 14, 2013, 7:05 AM EDT
  • Praveen Halappanavar outside Galway County Hall, Ireland after the jury in his wife Savita Halappanavar's inquest returned a unanimous verdict of death by medical misadventure on April 19, 2013.

    A miscarrying Indian woman who died from blood poisoning after being denied an abortion perished because staff bungled her diagnosis and didn't give her prompt treatment.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 19, 2013, 5:04 PM EDT