Lubbock Avalanche-Journal from Lubbock, Texas on April 3, 1975 · Page 12
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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal from Lubbock, Texas · Page 12

Lubbock, Texas
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Thursday, April 3, 1975
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6-B—LUBtOCK AVALANCHE-JOURNAL— Thursday Morning, April 3, 1975 Edelinft Face Fall Trial For Fetus Experiments Py SETH MYDAXS BOSTON (AP) — Boston's abortion controversy will the courtrooms again this fal] In two related cases. Dr. Kenneth C. Edelin's appeal of his manslaughter conviction in the death of an aborted fetus is expected to be heard by the slate Supreme Judicial Court, although it has not yet been docketed, At the same time, three of his colleagues will go on trial under an, 18H grave-robbing statute for performing research on aborted fetuses, It was the investigation into the research program at Boston City Hospital in 1971 and 1972 that led to the separate indictment of Edelin, then a resi dent at the hospital. Edelin is back at work at the hospital after his conviction, now director of ambulatory serv. Ices in the obstetrical and gynecological ward. His sentence of one-year's probation has been postponed pending appeal He will continue to be represented by attorney William P. Homans, along with Harvard Law School Prof. Charles Wesson, who was retained recently. Asst. Dist. Atty. Newman A. Flanagan, who prosecuted Edelin, will also conduct the fetal experimentation case. Named in two indictments in that case, each with seven counts, are Drs. David Charles, 50, of Newfoundland; Leon D. Sabath, 44, of Wellesley and Leonard Berman, 41, of Newton. A fourth physician, Dr. Agneta Philipson, 37, of Stocksund, Sweden, was also named, but did not return from Sweden for the arraignment In April 197-1. She has not yet indicated enter whether she will make herself available for the trial. The Indictment charges that the four doctors "did wilfully remove and convey away from a building known as BCH Maternity Gyn. Bldg. a certain human body of a decedent with Intent to dipense of said body for the purpose of dissection, such removal and. conveying away of the said body with intent not being lawfully authorized by the proper authorities. The doctors were conducting a program to test the effects on aborted fetuses of two drugs that had been taktn. orally by their mothers during pregnancy. The year-long study of treatments for congenital syphilis in fetuses was conducted on 31 women who were between 10 and 12 weeks pregnant and had entered the hospital for therapeutic abortions. An article in the New England Journal of. Medicine in June 1973 detailed the results of the study and triggered the. investigation by the Suffolk County district attorney's office. Superior Court Judge John J McNaught, 53, of Melrose was named this week to preside at the trial. In the Edelin case, defense lawyers have not yet submitted their arguments in the appeal and the case has not been assigned. Sources close to the case said that it is expected to bypass the state Appeals Court and go directly to the state Supreme-Judicial Court. Your Daily from the CARROLL RIGHTER INSTITUTE GENERAL TENDENCIES; A day when considerable goodwill is released and you are able to get together with persons and work out personal problems. Good for vocational activities connected with the desire for entertainment. ARIES (Mar. 21 to Apr. 19) You may feel sluggish early but then can make up for lost time and accomplish a great deal. Make early appointments. TAURUS (Apr. 20 to May 20) New projects appeal to you but they need more study before you jump into them. New contacts yield fine benefits today. GEMINI (May 21 to June 21) Make sure you carry through with promises made and you reap fine benefits from them. Show more affection for the one you love. MOON CHILDREN (June 22 to July 21) You may think that the ideas of an associate are not good today, but think them over for a better appraisal. LEO (July 22 to Aug. 21) Improving your surroundings now can add to your comfort and pleasure. Take time to improve your appearance. Be logical. VIRGO (Aug. 22 to Sept. 22) Express your finest talents and gain the support of higher-ups, Surround yourself with only the finest persons. LIBRA (Sept. 23 to Oct. 22) Study home situation more and then clarify any problems there in a friendly fashion. Make your life as you want it to be. SCORPIO (Oct. 23 to Nov. 21) Make it a point to contact persons who can give you advice you need to make greater progress. Relax at home tonight. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22 to Dec. 21) Ideal day to handle monetary affairs and increase your security in the future. Give more attention to closest ties. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22 to Jan. 20) You can easily make an excellent impression on others today. Accept social invitations and dress in good taste. Be poised. AQUARIUS (Jan. 21 to Feb. 19) Think over your ideas for the future and make plans that could add to your abundance. Consult an expert for advice you need. PISCES (Feb. 20 to Mar. 20) Good time to get together with friends and make mutual plans for the future. Take no chances with one who opposes you. IF YOUR CHILD IS BORN TODAY... he or she will be one whom others may want to spoil, so teach to stand on own two feet and make the most of the God-given talents. Your progeny would do well in the field of entertainment. Teach to set a goal and then to follow through. 'The Stars impel, they do not compel." What you make of your life is largely up to YOU! Carroll Righter's Individual Forecast for your sign for April is now ready. For your copy send your birthdate and SI to Carroll Righter Forecast (name of newspaper), P.O.' Box 629, Hollywood, Calif. 90028. ((c) 1975, McNaught Syndicate, Inc.) Appointments Submitted AUSTIN, Tex. (UPI) — Gov. Dolph Briscoe Wednesday submitted to the Senate the following appointments: —Dr. James Ray Hays of Bellaire to the Slate Board of Examiners and Psychologists for a remainder of a six-year term to expire Oct. 31, 1375. He replaces Dr. Carl Hereford of Austin who resigned. —Dr. Howell R, Gaddy Jr. of Georgetown and Winnie O. Warhol of Marlin to the State Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners for terms to expire Sept. 6, 1979. Gaddy replaces Dr. Robert W. Shircy of Hiilsboro who resigned, and Mrs. Warhol replaces Melba Jo Thomas of Naples whose term expired in 1973. —W.C. 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