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Tampa abortion pill suspect may get bond

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TAMPA, FL (WFLA) -

The man accused of tricking his pregnant girlfriend into taking a pill that causes abortions could soon get out of jail according to documents released Monday.

John Andrew Welden has been behind bars since his arrest last month.  He is charged with violating the Federal Protection of Uborn Children Act.

Welden is accused of forging his doctor father's signature on a prescription and folling his girldfriend into taking a pill by telling her it was amoxiciliin.

Monday, a judge ruled that he could be granted 250-thousand dollars bail if he pays to have a private security firm guard him when he's out of jail.

 

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