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The man convicted of killing Kansas abortion provider Dr. George Tiller last year was sentenced Thursday to life in prison without parole eligibility for 50 years.

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Scott Roeder being apprehendedupdated: Sat Jan 30 2010 01:09:00

Dash cam video of Scott Roeder being apprehended the day Dr. George Tiller was shot.

Sighs of relief on the front lines of the abortion battleupdated: Sat Jan 30 2010 01:09:00

Major King remembers a time before the abortion debate came to his hometown, a time when Wichita, Kansas, was known as the air capital of the world.

Activist Roeder convicted of abortion provider's murderupdated: Fri Jan 29 2010 21:44:00

A Kansas jury deliberated just 37 minutes before convicting an anti-abortion activist of first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of an abortion provider.

Roeder guilty on all countsupdated: Fri Jan 29 2010 21:44:00

Scott Roeder was found guilty of first-degree murder in the killing of Dr. George Tiller.

Murder trial of anti-abortion activist now up to juryupdated: Fri Jan 29 2010 11:46:00

Jurors started to deliberate Friday after prosecutors and defense attorneys made closing arguments in the murder trial of an anti-abortion activist charged with killing a doctor who performed late-term abortion procedures.

Roeder's knowledge of Tillerupdated: Thu Jan 28 2010 21:22:00

Scott Roeder testifies on how he came to know of the man he's accused of killing, Dr. George Tiller.

Roeder: No regrets after shooting doctorupdated: Thu Jan 28 2010 21:22:00

A man on trial for gunning down a Kansas abortion provider in church said he had no regrets because "abortion is murder."

Murder trial shines national spotlight on abortion debateupdated: Wed Jan 13 2010 18:02:00

Jury selection begins this week in the murder trial of a man who admits he fatally shot Dr. George Tiller, one of four abortion providers in the country who performed late-term abortions.

Judge: 'an uphill battle'updated: Wed Jan 13 2010 18:02:00

Judge Warren Wilbert discusses Scott Roeder's "necessity defense." Roeder is charged with killing an abortion provider.

Anti-abortion activist can't use 'necessity defense' in slayingupdated: Tue Dec 22 2009 15:05:00

An anti-abortion activist charged with gunning down a Wichita, Kansas, doctor cannot use the "necessity defense" at trial, a judge ruled Tuesday.

Opposing groups protest outside abortion doctor's clinicupdated: Sat Aug 29 2009 16:35:00

A woman walked slowly toward the door of the abortion clinic when a nearby protester screamed, "Don't kill your baby!"

Trial set for anti-abortion activist in Kansas doctor's deathupdated: Wed Jul 29 2009 11:56:00

A Kansas judge on Tuesday ordered an anti-abortion activist to stand trial in the death of a Wichita doctor who was gunned down at his church.

Roeder's ex: He's dangerousupdated: Wed Jul 29 2009 11:56:00

CNN's Gary Tuchman reports Scott Roeder's ex-wife was not shocked Roeder was accused of Dr. George Tiller's murder.

Suspect claims 'victory' in closing of slain doctor's clinicupdated: Tue Jun 09 2009 20:22:00

An anti-abortion activist suspected in the death of Kansas doctor George Tiller told CNN on Tuesday the closing of Tiller's women's clinic is "a victory for all the unborn children."

Interview with accused killerupdated: Tue Jun 09 2009 20:22:00

Ted Rowlands discusses his exclusive interview with the man accused of killing Dr. George Tiller.

Slaying suspect 'obsessed' with Kansas doctor, ex-roommate saysupdated: Thu Jun 04 2009 21:04:00

An anti-abortion activist accused of killing Kansas physician George Tiller was "obsessed" with the doctor and had debated whether to kill him in the past, his former roommate said Thursday.

George Tillerupdated: Wed Jun 03 2009 12:39:00

Josh Levs looks at the life and work of Dr. George Tiller, who was shot dead Sunday in Wichita, Kansas.

Alleged shooter's ex-wife: He was capable of murderupdated: Wed Jun 03 2009 12:39:00

Scott Roeder's ex-wife said she believes her former spouse was capable of murder.

Man charged with murder in Kansas doctor's deathupdated: Tue Jun 02 2009 18:32:00

Kansas prosecutors have brought murder and assault charges against the man suspected of killing Wichita physician George Tiller, whose women's clinic was a frequent target of protests against abortion.

Man charged in doctor's killingupdated: Tue Jun 02 2009 18:32:00

Scott Roeder was charged with one count of first-degree murder and two counts of aggravated assault.

Doctor who performed abortions shot to deathupdated: Tue Jun 02 2009 10:15:00

Dr. George Tiller, whose Kansas women's clinic frequently took center stage in the U.S. debate over abortion, was shot and killed while serving as an usher at his Wichita church Sunday morning, police said.

Abortion provider had guards at work, 'rigorous' security at homeupdated: Tue Jun 02 2009 10:13:00

Dr. George Tiller knew that violence could come at any moment. For a reminder, he needed to think only of the old gunshot wounds in his arms from 1993 or the bombing of his clinic years earlier.

Clinic worker chased off suspect before doctor's slayingupdated: Tue Jun 02 2009 05:29:00

The day before a Kansas abortion provider was gunned down at his church, the suspect in his slaying was chased off from another clinic he tried to vandalize, a worker there said Monday.

Time.com: Kansas Prosecuting Abortion Providerupdated: Thu Jun 28 2007 23:00:00

A doctor who performs abortions was charged Thursday with violating Kansas law on late-term procedures, a surprise move from a Democratic attorney general who recently unseated a prominent anti-abortion Republican

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