Dr. Willke Dead at 89

WaPo reports that Dr. John Willke, one of the many physicians who proved faithful to his Hippocratic Oath and opposed the Supreme Court’s 1973 decision giving mothers and doctors the right to kill unborn humans, has died in Ohio at the age of 89: A son and grandson of physicians, Willke was a general practitioner who delivered babies, among other services, before turning to advocacy work in the late 1960s. He helped found anti-abortion organizations in Ohio before advancing to the national stage, where he served as president of the National Right to Life Committee for a decade before retiring