Lakeside Hospital

Lakeside HospitalhospitalsLakeside.jpgIn early April of1907, Mrs. Norma Beck, age 32, died at Lakeside Hospital in Chicago from the effects of a criminal abortion. Dr. Eahatchett was held by the coroner’s jury and indicted, but there is no record that the case went to trial.

In January of 1925, 34-year-old Kate Radochouski died at Chicago’s Lakeside Hospital from complications of an abortion performed that day.

Lakeside was a for-profit hospital founded by a physician or group of physicians.