Fetal Homicide Bill Approved By Senate, But Prospects DimColorado's Republican Senate approved a bill Monday creating a new crime of fetal homicide, a measure proposed in response to an attack on a pregnant woman last month in Longmont.
Aurora Theater Shooter Mentioned In Fetal Homicide Debate At CapitolColorado's Senate President says accused Aurora theater shooter James Holmes should have been charged with 13 murders, not 12. That's because one of the women who survived the 2012 shooting later miscarried.
After Attack, Colorado Lawmakers Advance Fetal Homicide BillA woman accused of cutting into the belly of an expectant mother to claim the unborn child can't be charged under Colorado law with murder. But Republicans in the state Senate advanced a bill Wednesday aimed at changing that situation.
After Fetus Cut From Womb, Lawmakers Discuss Fetal Homicide BillA woman accused of cutting into the belly of an expectant mother to claim the unborn child can't be charged under Colorado law with murder, but legislators in the state Senate will take up a bill Wednesday aimed at changing that.
Citing Longmont Case, GOP Revives Fetal Homicide BillA long-anticipated Colorado bill inspired by the case of a woman accused of cutting open the belly of a pregnant woman and removing her unborn baby girl has been introduced in the state Senate.
Colorado Republicans Plan To File Fetal Homicide BillColorado Republican lawmakers upset about a decision not to file a murder charge in an attack on a pregnant woman plan to introduce a fetal homicide bill.
Fetal Homicide Bill Gets Initial ApprovalThere was initial approval in the Colorado House on Friday for a bill that would make the death of an unborn child after a crime a homicide.
Colorado Democrats Defeat Fetal Homicide Bill Colorado legislative Democrats have rejected a bill to make it a crime to kill a fetus, opting for a different approach they say won't infringe on abortion rights.