Coverage of the trial of Philadelphia abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell

Gosnell Deliberations Continue, No Verdict

Jurors will resume deliberations on Friday

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    The jury in the trail of Kermit Gosnell have reportedly been focusing on the co-defendant in the case. NBC10's Cydney Long reports.

    A jury has finished its second full day of deliberations in the murder trial of a Philadelphia abortion doctor without reaching a verdict.
     
    Dr. Kermit Gosnell is charged in the deaths of four babies allegedly born alive at his clinic, and the 2009 overdose death of a patient.
     
    Questions from the panel this week suggest jurors remains focused on lesser charges against Gosnell's co-defendant and former employee, unlicensed doctor Eileen O'Neill.
     
    The 56-year-old Phoenixville woman is charged with racketeering for working at Gosnell's clinic, and theft by deception for allegedly billing as a doctor.
     
    Eight other former clinic employees have pleaded guilty.
     
    Jurors started deliberating Tuesday afternoon and asked again Thursday to rehear evidence about O'Neill.

    The panel returns Friday.

     


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