Originally Posted by Redead
how is killing the baby not murder exactly
its a conscious living, breathing being that was born. It was alive. And then, it wasnt.
Thats the very definition of murder
She hid the pregnancy, she was scared out of her mind, etc.
If you want to go into legal terms, I'd say Neonaticide and/or voluntary manslaughter. She intended to kill the baby, but she did it while in an unsound state.