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This day in WND history: Fumbling abortionist jailed for killing patient

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Fumbling abortionist jailed for killing patient

May 27, 2000: Despite a long record of injuring women – resulting in his being placed on probation for eight years before finally losing his license – the sentencing of one of Northern California’s most notorious abortionists to a year in the county jail for killing one of his patients came as a shock to his supporters.

Dr. Bruce Steir, 68, was immediately taken into custody for the involuntary manslaughter of Sharon Hamptlon, a 27-year-old Medi-Cal patient who bled to death in front of her 3-year-old son while being driven home by her mother after an [READ MORE HERE]

D.C. mayor: Of course Seth Rich murdered during 1 of our robberies

Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser (Photo: FB, Muriel Bowser)

Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser (Photo: FB, Muriel Bowser)

WASHINGTON – Responding to claims that Washington, D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser directed the Metropolitan Police Department to stop investigating the murder of DNC staffer Seth Rich, the mayor’s office insisted to WND that Rich was killed in an attempted robbery and police are committed to bring closure to his case.

“This is a robbery that ended tragically. Any homicide in the District of Columbia gets the full attention of the Metropolitan Police Department,” Bowser’s deputy press secretary, Susana Castillo, told WND in statement Friday. “In fact, MPD has [READ MORE HERE]