Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on the Kermit Gosnell Verdict

Statement

By:  Rick Perry
Date: May 13, 2013
Location: Austin, TX

Gov. Rick Perry today issued the following statement on the Kermit Gosnell verdict:

This trial and verdict shed light on a detestable and gruesome industry that takes the lives of hundreds of thousands of babies every year in communities across our nation. Those of us who believe in the sanctity of life will continue to fight for the day when abortion is nothing more than a sad footnote in American history.