The Ecstasy and the Agony of Being a Grandmother
Becoming a grandmother was joyful and thrilling, but it was tempered by a stinging knowledge: that my grandchild’s life would unspool into a string of birthdays I will not live to see.
Police Forced Bronx Woman to Give Birth While Handcuffed, Lawsuit Says
The woman said the police handcuffed her to a bed during her labor and delivery in violation of state law. She had been arrested for a minor crime.