|Mary Ann Dancy|
Thirty-two-year-old Mary Ann Dancy was a mother of five when she went to Fleming Center in North Raleigh, North Carolina for a safe and legal abortion on July 27, 1990.
The abortion was performed by Clarence J. Washington. He documented no complications.
After Mary Ann went home, she bled heavily, and the next day, July 28, she was taken to Halifax Memorial Hospital. She died that night during emergency surgery from hemorrhage due to a lacerated cervix.
Sources: Raleigh News & Observer 7-29-92, 7-21-93; Medical Malpractice Reporter Vol. 10, Case 9; Wake County Superior Court Case # 92-CVS-07936; North Carolina Certificate of Death # 035620
Like this link graphic? Click here to learn how to add it to your web page.