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Treat pro-life activists like terrorists, late-term abortionist urges

July 09, 2010

A notorious late-term abortionist has called for more aggressive police action to curb pro-life activism.

“Treat them like terrorists,” LeRoy Carhart suggested in an interview with the Boston Phoenix. Carhart was in Boston to speak at a fundraiser for the National Organization for Women (NOW).

NOW President Terry O’Neill emphatically supported Carhart’s suggestion, adding: “Unlimited detention! Freeze their assets!”

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  • Posted by: - Jul. 11, 2010 8:40 AM ET USA

    The caption of this article is inaccurate and misleading. The people who are to be treated like "terrorists" are those "who've TREATENED the doctor and his practice" - NOT all pro-life activists - according to the Boston Phoenix article. An important distinction.