Category Archives: Born Alive after an Abortion

Aborted baby born alive at West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh

The Philadelphia Inquirer reports on a baby born alive during a botched abortion in July of 1974: “July 1974. West Penn Hospital, Pittsburgh: Dr. Leonard Laufe performed an abortion on a woman who contended she had been raped- though that and … Continue reading

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Aborted baby born alive at Greater Bakersfield Hospital

The Philadelphia Inquirer told the story of a baby born alive during a botched abortion at Greater Bakersfield Hospital in California in 1973: “April 1973, Greater Bakersfield Hospital, Bakersfield, California: A 4 ½ pound infant was born live following a saline abortion (induced … Continue reading

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1982: Live birth during abortion was “everyday occurrence”

An article in the Philadelphia Inquirer commented on how often abortion resulted in a live birth: “In fact, for every case [of the live birth of an aborted baby] that does become known, a hundred probably go unreported. Dr. Willard Cates, an … Continue reading

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Woman delivers live baby after abortion

Nola and Anders had no qualms about abortion, When Nola’s boss told her to abort or quit her job, they decided to have the pregnancy aborted. Nola was told by the abortionist that she would pass the “discharge” at home, and … Continue reading

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Swedish author describes witnessing baby aborted alive

Swedish author Vivian Wahlberg as training to become a nurse and was called upon to assist in an abortion done at 22 weeks Wahlberg describes the abortion: [T]he operation was performed through an abdominal incision. I vividly remember the moment when … Continue reading

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Midwife talks about babies born alive after abortions

From midwife M.B.: A midwife for almost 9 years, I can testify that babies born from late abortions (case of abortion on medical grounds) without feticide, usually between 20 and 24 weeks gestation, may be born alive. The medical team … Continue reading

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After abortion, baby lived for 15 minutes

A student midwife identified as MK tells the following story: It happened in 2015, in the hospital delivery room. One patient was present, she was 22 weeks +3 days amenorrheic [without a period] and was there for a late miscarriage. The … Continue reading

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Midwife and student watch baby born alive after abortion die

From a European report on babies born alive after abortions. Midwife M.J. tells her story. She and a male nursing student were handed white sheets rolled like a ball and told to check for instruments. They discovered, however, that inside was a baby … Continue reading

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Doctor tells intern to strangle baby if he’s born alive after abortion

In a report on live births after abortion by the Eurpean Centre for Law and Justice, one doctor says: At the guard in the delivery room, a woman was in labor as part of an abortion on medical grounds at 5 … Continue reading

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Baby born alive during abortion was left in steel tub to die

A report from the European Centre for Law and Justice has this testimony from L.M., a former anesthetic nurse, about a baby born alive after an abortion. The mother had an abortion because she had AIDS: Gynecologists convinced [the mother] to abort … Continue reading

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