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Second doctor facing murder charge in abortion returning to Md.

Second doctor facing murder charge in abortion returning to Md.

A doctor charged last month in Utah on murder charges in Elkton waived extradition on Monday and will be flown back to Maryland, according to authorities. Dr. Nicola I. Riley, 46, had been held without bail in a Salt Lake County jail. She is charged with first- and second-degree murder, among other charges, stemming from an abortion 16 months ago that injured a teenage mother who was 21 weeks pregnant. Another doctor, Steven C. Brigham, was extradited from New Jersey last week and was arraigned in Cecil County Circuit Court on Friday. He is charged with five counts of first- and second-degree murder stemming from the procedure involving the teen and four late-term fetuses found in the...

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