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Queens Doctors Is Charged in Woman’s Death after Abortion Procedure

October 13, 2016

(New York Times) – A doctor in Queens has been charged with manslaughter after one of his patients bled to death as a result of complications during an abortion he performed, prosecutors said. The doctor, Robert Rho, was arraigned on Tuesday before Judge Gregory L. Lasak of State Supreme Court in Queens after being indicted on one count of second-degree manslaughter in the death of the patient, Jamie Lee Morales, 30.

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