Where Do Aborted Baby Remains Go? Some Went Here.

It was 1998. The largest abortion clinic in the San Diego area at that time was the Family Planning Associates abortion clinic in La Mesa, California. Abortionist James Long worked for FPA conducting about 200 abortions each and every week at the high volume facility located on the second floor of a very large medical complex. As a former sidewalk counselor at that facility, I often wondered what happened to the babies aborted there. Then one day, I got the answer. A long-time pro-life activist in Southern California had wondered the same thing. He tracked down the pathology lab where all the aborted baby remains were sent. He noticed that the pathology lab had plenty of windows, so he thought he’d take a closer look. Through those windows, Tim took photographs of hundreds of translucent plastic containers, each one holding the visible remains of aborted babies. The unrefrigerated tubs varied in size from a few ounces to large gallon buckets. One can hardly imagine the stench of death that must have permeated that office. All of the grisly contents, according to the paperwork that could be seen in the photos, were the product of James Long’s handiwork at that FPA abortion clinic in La Mesa. Tim sent prints of the photos out to many of us. These are scanned images of mine that I used for years to show women how the abortion shop treated the remains of their sons and daughters. With the recent release of the videos from the Center for Medical Progress, there has been a curiosity about where aborted baby remains end up that are...