| Jan 29, 2010
| 9:39 AM
WICHITA, Kan. -- A man who said he killed prominent Kansas abortion provider Dr. George Tiller in order to save the lives of unborn children was convicted Friday of murder.
The jury deliberated for just 37 minutes before finding Scott Roeder, 51, of...
| May 31, 2009
Dr. George Tiller, one of the nation's few providers of late-term abortions despite decades of protests and attacks, was shot and killed Sunday in a church where he was serving as an usher.
The gunman fled, but a 51-year-old suspect was detained some 170...
| May 31, 2009
| 8:56 PM
A controversial late-term abortion doctor was shot and killed Sunday inside his church.
Dr. George Tiller was gunned down just as services were starting. He died three hours later from the gunman's single shot.
"We just thought a child had come in...
| Jan 31, 2008
One of the nation's few late-term abortion doctors was ordered Wednesday to turn over about 2,000 patient medical records to a Kansas grand jury investigating his practice.
Abortion opponents hope that the records will lead to further criminal charges...
| Apr 1, 2008
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Attorneys for abortion provider George Tiller are asking a Sedgwick County court to admonish grand jurors investigation their client to avoid ads from abortion opponents.
The request is a response to a campaign by Operation Rescue...
| Jul 27, 2009
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - The woman convicted of shooting Dr. George Tiller in both arms in 1993 is a potential witness against the man now charged with killing the Kansas abortion provider.
Prosecutors have listed 220 potential witnesses for a preliminary...
| Jan 21, 2010
Eyewitness News Reporter Cliff Judy's hosted a Live Interactive Blog from inside the courthouse.
You can read updates from the blog at the bottom of this page... just click "replay" in the window.
Look for another blog beginning first thing Monday...
| Mar 18, 2010
In a no-frills studio in Fox News' Manhattan headquarters, Bill O'Reilly was wrangling with a guest, as usual.
This time it wasn't a liberal foe but conservative strategist Dick Morris, who was hammering the Justice Department for hiring a group of...
| Jun 2, 2009
The 51-year-old man held on suspicion of killing prominent abortion provider Dr. George Tiller belonged to anti-government militia groups, had been convicted of carrying explosives in his car and was outraged by the doctor's speedy acquittal on abortion-...
| Jun 3, 2009
In calling last month for "common ground" on abortion, President Obama launched his search for an unlikely political sweet spot -- a popular stance on an issue that has long been dominated by extremes.
But the slaying Sunday of Kansas abortion doctor...
| Jun 14, 2009
Dr. George Tiller wore a bulletproof vest as he handed out bulletins in his church's lobby on May 31. But it wasn't enough to save the abortion provider when a man aimed a gun at his head and pulled the trigger.
Fortunately for the other members of...
| Jan 29, 2010
A man who says he killed prominent Kansas abortion provider Dr. George Tiller to protect unborn children has been convicted of murdering the doctor.
A jury deliberated for 37 minutes Friday before finding Scott Roeder (ROH'-dur) guilty of premeditated,...