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Appeals court rules unattended birth not itself grounds for conviction

A Missouri appeals court for the first time has ruled that delivering a baby unattended by medical professionals is not in itself enough to support a criminal prosecution. The ruling came in the court’s decision to reverse a Miller County woman’s involuntary manslaughter conviction for the death of her newborn after she gave birth at home ...
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