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Mississippi Woman Criminally Charged for Pregnancy Outcome After Home Birth


Health & Wellness  (tags: women, pregnancy, families, injustice )

Freya
- 13 days ago - rewire.news
What's happening to Mrs. Fisher and her family is the latest in a line of women of color having their pregnancies and specifically pregnancy loss criminalized.



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Comments

Animae C (514)
Thursday February 8, 2018, 4:10 pm
Insane!!!
Birth is dangerous, will hospitals also be charged for every newborn that dies?!
Shared

TY F.
 

Angelflowers D (85)
Thursday February 8, 2018, 4:16 pm
Awful...
 

Colleen L (3)
Thursday February 8, 2018, 5:22 pm
So sad. Losing the baby is bad enough. Thanks Freya
 

Darren W (218)
Thursday February 8, 2018, 11:09 pm
Shared article over social media to raise and spread awareness.
 

Kalliope M (36)
Friday February 9, 2018, 8:21 am
Instead of criminalizing this poor woman, which already suffers enough from the loss they should create better care for pregnant women, so that they don't have to face such.
 

Mitchell D (104)
Friday February 9, 2018, 5:53 pm
Mississippi, gee who would'a thought? Damned backwater!
 

ANA MARIJA R (200)
Friday February 9, 2018, 9:43 pm
Good grief.... Is tihis real news??! I hope this is just lack of caffeine in me at 6:42 a.m.
 

Danuta W (1248)
Saturday February 10, 2018, 4:48 am
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