Someone Take The Wheel
3.13.2004
  Woman Charged With Murder of Unborn

This woman clearly has "issues", but what's next on this slippery slope? Failing to take prenatal vitamins?

A mother was in jail on charges of murder yesterday after refusing to undergo a caesarean delivery in a case that reignites America's debate on the competing rights of foetuses and women.

In what was seen as a test of new state and federal legislation expanding the definition of human life, Melissa Ann Rowland, 28, was accused of exhibiting "depraved indifference to human life" for disregarding the advice of doctors to give birth to her twins by caesarean section.

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It was not clear yesterday why she ignored repeated medical advice last winter that the twins were in danger. The prosecution argues it was vanity, and that Ms Rowland told a nurse she did not want a scar.

 
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Rip out the table
we need room to move
in a life unstable
you're so easily amused
anywhere you hang
yourself is home
throw in a tape, fix the tone

The windows are dirty let's hope it rains
add another newspaper
something to do with my change
I see we're fighting again
In some fucking land
throw in another tape man

Someone take the wheel
and I don't know where we're going
anybody say what you feel
everybody's sad, but nobody's showing

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