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Woman in Indiana faces feticide charge

Back in 2013, Purvi Patel went to a South Bend, Indiana, hospital with what seemed like a miscarriage. Upon further examination a doctor there found something even more serious. Patel later she admitted she had given birth, but disposed of the fetus near her family’s restaurant. Now she’s facing a possibility of 70 years in prison. As part of a series for PRI’s “The World” examining reproductive rights around the globe, Amy Gastelum has been reporting the story and she joins us now.(Flickr/orangesparrow)

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