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Alberto Hodari
SUMMARY: Chivon Frances Williams, just days short of her 17th birthday, died on May 19, 1995 after an abortion performed by National Abortion Federation member Alberto Hodari (pictured) in Detroit, MI.

In coverage of the 2004 abortion death of 15-year-old Tamiia Russell, LifeNews also reported that a woman named Chivon Williams had died in 1996 after a safe and legal abortion by Alberto Hodari. The inaccurate date might be due to a delay between Chivon's death and filing a lawsuit.

Voices for Women did their search for background on Hodari, and learned that according to a lawsuit, a suction abortion was performed on Chivon at about 11:30 a.m. She was discharged from the facility at about 1:10 p.m. even though she reported stomach and chest pains. A short time after returning home, she was found unresponsive, and pronounced dead at 5:17 p.m. (96-517904-NH)

Fieger Times, a newsletter put out by the lawfirm representing Tamiia's family, states that Chivon had been in the first trimester of pregnancy.

naflogo.jpgVoices for Women also found a lawsuit filed against Hodari in the abortion death of Regina Johnson.

Michigan death records list a woman named 17-year-old named Chivon Williams who died in Detroit on May 19, 1995. I am investigating if this is actually the Chivon Williams that Hodari killed.

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