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Personhood

Opponents of Amendment 67 rally on the state capitol steps on Tuesday. (credit: CBS)

Personhood’s Third Go-Round Heats Up State Capitol Steps

Supporters and opponents of one of Colorado’s most emotionally charged ballot measures battled over well-tread topics — abortion, women’s health, the rights of the unborn, contraception and more — during competing rallies on Tuesday on the state capitol steps.

07/22/2014

Colorado State Capitol (credit: CBS)

Opponents Of Colorado Personhood Amendment Launch Campaign

Opponents of the latest version of a proposed personhood amendment for Colorado are launching their campaign.

07/22/2014

Cory Gardner, left, Mark Udall, right (credit: CBS)

Udall and Gardner Get Pushed by Keystone and Birth Control

The U.S. Senate race in Colorado this week gave us two great examples of how candidates can best react when pushed by outside forces.

06/19/2014

Sen. Mark Udall (credit: CBS)

Udall Ad Attacks GOP’s Gardner Over Abortion

Democratic Senator Mark Udall aired the first ad of his closely-watched re-election campaign on Tuesday, highlighting his challenger’s opposition to abortion rights.

04/22/2014

Rep. Mike Coffman (credit: CBS)

Rep. Coffman, 2nd GOP Hopeful Disavows Personhood Measures

A second Colorado Republican facing a tough race is disavowing so-called ‘personhood’ measures for fetuses.

03/25/2014

U.S. Rep. Cory Gardner, R-Colorado (credit: CBS)

GOP’s Gardner ‘Personhood’ Reversal Reflects Colorado Electorate

Republican Rep. Cory Gardner’s reversal on granting legal rights of personhood to a fertilized egg is an acknowledgment of the clout of Colorado’s female voters who increasingly have backed Democrats in major races for a decade.

03/25/2014

Rep. Cory Gardner announces his Senate run on March 1, 2014. (credit: CBS)

GOP’s Gardner Reverses Position On ‘Personhood’

Republican Rep. Cory Gardner says he’s changed his position and now opposes measures to grant a fertilized egg the same legal protections as a person.

03/24/2014

A Longmont mother submitted petitions to the Secretary of State's Office to direct lawmakers to add "unborn human beings" to state criminal code.(credit: CBS)

‘Unborn Human Beings’ Question Makes Colorado Ballots

A ballot measure about crimes and pregnant women will be on 2014 Colorado ballots.

10/14/2013

A Longmont mother submitted petitions to the Secretary of State's Office to direct lawmakers to add "unborn human beings" to state criminal code.(credit: CBS)

Longmont Mom Leading Effort For New Personhood Law

A Longmont mother whose unborn baby was killed by a drunk driver is now leading an effort to change Colorado law. She wants to direct lawmakers to add “unborn human beings” to state criminal code.

09/30/2013

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Catholic Hospital Takes Surprise Stance In Twin Fetus Death Lawsuit

It was a startling assertion that seemed an about-face from church doctrine: A Catholic hospital arguing in a Colorado court that twin fetuses that died in its care were not, under state law, human beings.

02/04/2013

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