An Indianapolis woman named Bei Bei Shuai has been charged with murder after attempting suicide.
She was an apparently average pregnant woman who was excited about her impending child, when her boyfriend left by her. In desperation after he left she attempted to commit suicide by swallowing rat poison. After the attempt friends took her to the hospital and she ended up giving birth to her daughter who died three days later. In a horrifying move she was then charged with murdering her baby.
Not only is this a horrifying use of the “justice” system against a woman who has already been through so much, these charges could set a precedent in which women who experience any kind of harm during pregnancy can be accused of trying to abort (or "murder") their fetus.
Please help and sign the petition to have the charges against her dropped.
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