Abortion

Soft voices, hard sells - twin swindles
Pamela Zekman
Pamela Warrick
In the sixth installment of "Abortion Profiteers" series, the Sun-Times reports on an ethically questionable abortion-referral business, whose hotline operators are paid commission on every abortion they "sell."
Nurse to aide: 'Fake that pulse!'
Pamela Zekman
Pamela Warrick
In the fifth article in the "Abortion Profiteers" series, Sun-Times reporters and Better Government Association members worked as aides at Chicago-area abortion clinics and discovered that measurements like temperature, pulse and blood-pressure were, more often than not, fabricated and recorded in patients' charts.
Karen Koshner
Another article reporting on the on-going state inspection of Chicago-area abortion clinics, including those named in the "Abortion Profiteers" series.
Dr. Ming Kow Hah: Physician of pain
Pamela Zekman
Pamela Warrick
This fourth article in the Sun Times' "Abortion Profiteers" series reports that Dr. Hah, who operates at several Chicago-area abortion clinics, does not administer any anesthetics to his patients, making the procedure very painful.
Pamela Zekman
Karen Koshner
The Sun-Times reports that Illinois' Governor Thompson met with his newly formed task force and ordered them to increase their inspections of the state's abortion clinics.
The Abortion Lottery: Women take chances with 'tryout' doctors
Pamela Zekman
Pamela Warrick
This third article in the Sun-Times' "Abortion Profiteers" series, reveals that some of Chicago's most popular abortion clinics are staffed by unlicensed or under-qualified doctors.
Pamela Zekman
Karen Koshner
In this reaction to the Sun-Times' "Abortion Profiteers" series, Illinois' Governor Thompson announces the formation of a special task force to investigate abuses in Chicago-area abortion clinics.
Meet the Profiteers: Men who profit from women's pain
Pamela Zekman
Pamela Warrick
In the second "Abortion Profiteers" article, the Sun-Times writes about the owners of Chicago's busiest abortion clinics and their illegal and unethical practices witnessed by Times reporters and members of the Better Government Association.
Pamela Zekman
Pamela Warrick
This article takes a look at how dangerous abortions were before they were legalized in 1973.
Making a Killing in Michigan Av. clinics
Pamela Zekman
Pamela Warrick
This first article in "The Abortion Profiteers" series, outlines the scope and method of the investigation into four Chicago-based abortion clinics by the Sun-Times and the Better Government Association.
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