Danny Reid

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Marshae Jones, who has been charged with manslaughter after being indicted by a grand jury in connection with the fatal shooting of her unborn in Birmingham, Alabama. Photograph: Jefferson County Sheriff/EPA

In the days since police officers arrested Marshae Jones, saying she had started a fight that resulted in her unborn baby getting shot, the hate mail(...)

Marshae Jones: Alabama is among 38 states that have foetal homicide laws recognising the foetus as a victim in cases of violence against a pregnant woman, according to the US National Conference of State Legislatures. Photograph: Jefferson County Jail/Reuters

Marshae Jones was five months pregnant when she was shot in the stomach. Her foetus did not survive the shooting, which authorities say happened durin(...)