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Murder of Abortion Doctor Frightens Colleagues

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Murder of Abortion Doctor Frightens Colleagues

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Murder of Abortion Doctor Frightens Colleagues

Murder of Abortion Doctor Frightens Colleagues

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Dr. Joseph Booker is a obstetrician/gynecologist in Jackson, Miss. WAPT-TV hide caption

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Kansas abortion doctor George Tiller was gunned down on Sunday while serving as an usher at his church. Tiller was allegedly killed by an apparent anti-abortion crusader while he served as an usher at his church. The murder has stoked the country's decades-old abortion debate.

Dr. Joseph Booker, the only doctor licensed to perform abortions in Mississippi, says Tiller's death has made him more concerned than usual for his own safety.