Abortionist Did Research With Brains of Babies Aborted Because They Had Down Syndrome

UPDATE: Planned Parenthood Fighting in Court to be Able to Abort Babies With Down Syndrome Judge Tanya Walton Pratt of the U.S. Court for the Southern District of Indiana has scheduled a June 14, 2016, hearing at which she will consider Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky’s request for an injunction to prevent Indiana’s HEA 1337 from going into effect July 1. http://www.lifenews.com/2016/05/05/planned-parenthood-fighting-in-court-to-be-able-to-abort-babies-with-down-syndrome/   Original Article: An ambulance transported a patient from the Women’s Health Services abortion site in Brookline, Massachusetts, to a local hospital for emergency treatment on August 21, 2015. The incident was reported in an e-mail distributed by Operation Rescue Boston. While this is one of 44 such incidents at abortion sites documented by Operation Rescue this year, it is a particularly disturbing one because of the place’s connections with aborted human fetal tissue experimentation done on the brains of Down syndrome and healthy babies obtained without consent of the mothers. Abortionist Laurent C. Delli-Bovi, who is the founder and Medical Director at Women’s Health Services where abortions are done up to 23 weeks, co-authored a 2011 paper that studied the brains of 22 aborted babies, aged 14-22 weeks, to explore why those with Down syndrome experience mental retardation and early onset of Alzheimer’s Disease. The study was funded with public money from the National Institutes of Health. Of the 22 baby brains used for experimentation, 11 were harvested from five boys and six girls with Down syndrome, while the other 11 brains were harvested from five boys and six girls without the genetic disorder. The latter were used as control subjects during the experimentation process....