By Cheryl Sullenger
Cleveland, OH - Lakisha Wilson was the beautiful 22-year old mother of a young son when she when was tragically killed during a botched second trimester abortion done by Lisa Perriera at Preterm abortion clinic in Cleveland, Ohio, last year.
Now, the Physicians for Reproductive Choice have announced that Perriera will receive the George Tiller, MD, Abortion Provider Award for 2015, which "recognizes a physician early in their career who provides abortions while demonstrating leadership and courage, even in the face of adversity." She is set to be honored at an awards ceremony to be held on New York City on June 1.
That "adversity" included repeated calls for disciplinary action and even criminal charges related to Wilson's avoidable death by local and national pro-life groups, including Operation Rescue.
"Clearly, the Physicians for Reproductive Choice are engaged in a public relations campaign to make Perriera appear to be the victim when the truth is that she is the victimizer. The true victims are her dead patient, a dead viable baby that Ohio laws should have protected, Wilson's motherless son, and her grieving family," said Troy Newman, President of Operation Rescue.
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