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But while legal abortion was not sufficient to create the horrors in Philadelphia, it was necessary. Gosnell was able to harm so many women and babies because he operated in the open.

What the hell is she talking about? There were tons of these guys - hidden - when abortion was illegal. As a matter of fact, his kind was practically the *only* kind of provider.

The legality or illegality of abortion, that he was "in the open" has absolutely nothing to do with whether he was a butcher or not.
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