Woman in Indiana faces feticide charge

Woman in Indiana faces feticide charge
Woman in Indiana faces feticide charge

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)