Ok… wellll… um… hm.
I guess I can’t formulate words to add to this one…
Read more here.
[HT: proofreader Laura Loo]
You Ms. Patel, are an educated woman of considerable means.
If you wished to terminate your pregnancy safely and legally, you could have done so.
You planned a course of action and took matters into your own hands.
~ Judge Elizabeth Hurley of Indiana, upon sentencing Purvi Patel to 20 years for neglect and six years for feticide in the death of her child, as quoted by the Daily Mail, April 1
The article further notes that the judge “condemned her for treating the baby ‘literally as a piece of trash.'”
Chief Deputy Prosecutor Mark Roule added, “His only chance at survival was his mother. In this case, the mother did nothing, left him on the floor to die and threw him in the trash.”
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