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Pregnant mom’s killer could be charged for baby’s death, too

June 7, 2016

Globe & Mail | June. 6, 2016

“The legal status of the fetus is a really thorny issue, and except for those who have a strong ‘fetal rights’ perspective, most lawmakers seek to avoid it,” Martha Shaffer, an associate professor at the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Law, said in an interview. Read more.