Rape

Mitt Romney (Credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Republicans, Abortion and Lying

From being deceitful on Romney’s actual position on abortion to being deceitful that women get pregnant from rape or that women can die from pregnancy complications it is time to call the GOP on the deceit and the stupidity.

10/19/2012

Roger Rivard (Credit: rivardforassembly.com)

Opinion: Rivard Yet Another Republican To Devalue Women

“Some girls rape easy.” Those are the shocking words of Roger Rivard, a Republican state representative in Wisconsin previously endorsed by Paul Ryan.

10/11/2012

U.S. Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO) (Photo credit: akin.org)

Opinion: Republicans Endorse Todd Akin As Senate Chances Slip Away

After Mitt Romney’s 47% don’t pay taxes remark, Conservative columnist Peggy Noonan dubbed the Romney campaign a “rolling calamity” for all its problems and continuing self-inflicted wounds. At this point, she might have to extend that label to Republican efforts to take the majority in the Senate as they flounder and flip flop.

09/27/2012

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Greeley Man Gets 16 To Life For Rape Conviction

A Greeley man convicted of raping a woman in Lincoln Park has been sentenced to serve 16 years to life in prison.

09/24/2012

Justin Mireles (credit: Weld County DA)

Greeley Man Sentenced 6 Years To Life For Rape

A Greeley man has been sentenced to six years to life in prison for his role in a 2008 rape.

08/24/2012

Theresa Carothers (credit: Jefferson Co. Sheriff) Kevin Carothers (credit: Denver DA)

Stepfather Charged In Sex Assault Case, Police Arrest Mom

A man has been formally charged with sexually assaulting his step-daughter. Police have located the girl’s mother and she is in custody.

08/22/2012

Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO) on Dec. 9, 2009, in Washington, DC. (credit: Paul Morigi/Getty Images)

Colorado Democrats Seek To Tie Akin To Opponents

Democrats in Colorado already are using the incendiary comments about rape made by the Missouri congressman and Republican Senate candidate as a political bludgeon.

08/22/2012

U.S. Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO) (Photo credit: akin.org)

Opinion: Akin’s Position On Rape And Abortion Is The GOP Platform

The basic fact is that Romney, Ryan and Republican’s are uncomfortable with a few of the words Congressman Akin used. They are not, however, uncomfortable with the policy position he was expressing. The record shows that they march in lockstep with Congressman Akin.

08/21/2012

U.S. Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO) (Photo credit: akin.org)

Opinion: Despite Denials Akin’s Comments Are Part GOP War On Women

Congressman Akin’s comments are unconscionable and while Congressman Akin owns the words that came from his mouth, the sentiment and his policy goals are shared by both Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan, despite their statements today.

08/20/2012

Rep. Akin Showing Science and Politics Don’t Mix

Rep. Todd Akin’s comments about “what doctors told him” about the science of rape and abortion shows why politicians should stay away as far from science as possible.

08/19/2012

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