Michael F. Griffin shoots and kills Dr. David Gunn, an abortion provider, in Pensacola, Florida. According to witnesses, Griffin yells "Don't kill any more babies" just before he shoots Dr. Gunn in the back three times. This is the first murder of an abortion provider by an anti-abortion activist.
Michael F. Griffin never tries to hide or deny his actions and a jury only needs three hours to find him guilty of murder. He will be sentenced to life in prison.