Doctor Kermit Gosnell was convicted of first-degree murder in the deaths of three children who were born alive after the doctor performed illegal late-term abortions yesterday. In a case so gruesome that it has thrust not just the divisive topic of abortion but also the less divisive topic of late-term abortion back on the national stage, both pro life and pro choice groups are jockeying to use the case to their political advantage. 

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