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Peace of as dollar of sev- with EXPERT A nationally known child birth authority and three other persons went on Monday on charges stemming from an abortion on a pretty Santa Monica secretary. Selection of a jury began in Santa Monica Superior Judge Orlando II. Rhodes' court in the trial of Dr. Abraham R. Abarbanell, 50. a Beverly Hills obstetrician, and his co-defendants. Dr. Abarbanel, w h studies on human fertility and sterility have achieved national recognition, was i n d i c t e d by the Grand Jury on a charge performing an abortion last Sept. 23 on Diane Mitchell, 21, at his office.