Tiller Found Not Guilty

Tuesday's World Events - March 31, 2009


1. Who is George Tiller?

2. On what charges was Mr. Tiller found not guilty by a jury this past week?

3. What possible punishment / repercussions does Dr. Tiller face for his actions from the State Board of Healing Arts?

4. What does Kansas law require an abortionist to do in the case of a late-term abortion?

5. What had the state accused Dr. Tiller of doing? Be specific.

6. How did Dr. Tiller's attorneys refute these accusations?

7. Read the "Background" below and the commentary linked to in "Resources" below. Do you think Dr. Tiller should have been found "not guilty"? Explain your answer.