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Emily Bazelon

6 articles

The Dawn of the Post-Clinic Abortion

Almost 40 percent of the world’s population lives in countries with limits on abortion. Activists like Rebecca Gompert imagine a future where those limits are meaningless because most abortions happen at home.


Who Killed Gonzalo Ramirez?

In 1995, Ramirez allegedly raped Patricia Esparza. He was tortured and killed weeks later. Now she’s charged with his murder. Is she responsible?


The Nazi Anatomists

How the corpses of Hitler’s victims still haunt modern science—and American abortion politics.


The Price of a Stolen Childhood

Calculating restitution for victims of child pornography.


Shaken-Baby Syndrome Faces New Questions in Court

The history of – and recent controversy over – the diagnosis.


Tragedy at VQR

The managing editor’s suicide has received extensive press coverage, in part because the story appeared to be a relatively simple one: his boss was a bully. It was more complicated than that.


What Really Happened to Phoebe Prince?

Her suicide made headlines around the world after classmates were indicted on felony charges related to bullying. The real story isn’t that simple.