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Catholic Physician Blasts Sotomayor for ‘Dead Brain People’ Comment About Fetal Pain

Catholic Physician Blasts Sotomayor for ‘Dead Brain People’ Comment About Fetal Pain

 U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor drew criticism from an accomplished physician and EWTN radio host for comments that appeared to draw a comparison between an unborn child and a corpse, suggesting that fetal movements recoiling from pain can be likened to reflexes in dead bodies. The