Leah Hickman

Leah is a reporter for WORLD Magazine and WORLD Digital. She is a World Journalism Institute and Hillsdale College graduate. Leah resides in Cleveland, Ohio. Follow her on Twitter @leahmhickman.

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Election Day snapshots

Elections | UPDATED: Attitudes, atmospheres vary around the United States
by Harvest Prude, Kim Henderson, Leah Hickman & Sharon Dierberger
Posted 11/03/20, 04:01 pm

Editor’s Note: Several WORLD reporters on Election Day talked to voters and observed different communities around the country before returns started coming in.

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Abortion pill infanticide

Abortion | An criminal case exposes the dangers of abortion by mail
by Leah Hickman
Posted 11/02/20, 05:45 pm

A 26-year-old Newark, N.J., man faces a hefty fine and a possible four-year prison sentence for not seeking medical attention for his infant who survived a late-term, chemically induced abortion last year. Braden Mull and his girlfriend, Kalina Gillum, ordered abortion pills online from a company in India. Gillum allegedly took the pills on Sept.

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No time to live

Death | Evidence mounts that countries with legal euthanasia use it as a cost-saving measure
by Leah Hickman
Posted 11/02/20, 12:37 pm

The Canadian House of Commons voted to advance a bill Thursday that would expand assisted suicide in the country. The legislation would extend the procedure’s availability from patients whose death is “reasonably foreseeable” to those who don’t have a terminal diagnosis.

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