Tampa, Florida -- The Lutz doctor's son who slipped his girlfriend the abortion pill was back in court Wednesday for his sentencing hearing.
Defense attorneys are now arguing that the dosage 29-year-old John Welden gave his girlfriend at the time, Remee Jo Lee, was not high enough to cause a miscarriage.But, the government expert said this morning any level could cause a miscarriage.
Prosecutors say Welden forged a signature in March 2013 on a prescription for Cytotec and relabeled a pill bottle as "amoxicillin" and told his then-girlfriend to take the pills. Cytotec is used to induce labor.
The defense will have their experts Thursday.
We expect Welden back in court then.
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