Neighboring city-state Athens was more haphazard about its infanticide.
What we need to learn from the Gosnell case is that late-term abortion is infanticide.
"They did that on the USC case (a 2007 infanticide case against a USC student)," Geragos adds.
Well the idea of “release” and infanticide and suggestions of eliminating the imperfect is pretty gnarly, if you think about it.
The custom of infanticide throws a shade over not a few of these islands.
Abortion and infanticide are two customs which have the same character and purpose.
Yet infanticide is condemned among the Red Indians both by their theology and their feelings.
infanticide was very uncommon, but abandonment (foundlings) took its place.
Again, the unnatural practice of infanticide had to be grappled with.
Or infanticide may be in the nature of a religious observance.
infanticide in·fan·ti·cide (ĭn-fān'tĭ-sīd')
The act of killing an infant.
The practice of killing newborns.