A woman accused of cutting an unborn baby from a stranger’s womb is due in court for a hearing to determine if she will stand trial.
Democrats concerned about interference on abortion rights on Monday rejected a Republican measure to create a new crime of fetal homicide, legislation that was crafted in response to an attack last month on a pregnant woman in Longmont.
A few big thunderstorms rumbled across Colorado’s Front Range and Eastern Plains on Sunday afternoon, and one big one produced a funnel cloud.
Court documents show that the suspect who stabbed a pregnant woman and then cut her unborn baby from her womb spent about an hour with her victim before the attack.
Police in Longmont arrested a man who had been on the run for days. Inpone Mounkeophilakham was wanted for a long list of charges, including attempted homicide.
Colorado’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.
Colorado’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.
A community of family and friends gathered at a popular spot in Longmont to raise money and show their support for the woman who was brutally attacked, her unborn baby stolen from her womb.
Republican legislation to make the killing of a fetus a homicide in certain cases is getting its first hearing in the Colorado Senate.
A 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.