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Tag Archives: Abortion

Much drama over bills on fracking, abortion, labor rights, recalls, red-light cameras

Notes from the big 100th day of the 2014 legislative session. ...

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April 17, 2014 Capitol Notebook, Just In, Politics

Gardner flip-flop: A seven-month dustup or just a March stir?

Because Gardner has a super-long record supporting personhood, the question is not so much whether his reversal on the issue was politically motivated, as whether it was politically smart....

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April 2, 2014 Civil Rights, Health, Just In, Politics, Uncategorized

Wiretap: Hobby Lobby tea leaves; Obamacare’s millions

The high court turns around swing-Justice Kennedy. So the question is whether Kennedy thinks the Hobby Lobby case is about birth control or abortion....

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March 26, 2014 Civil Rights, Health, Just In, Politics, The Beats

Wiretap: Abortion clinics all gone in South Texas Rio Grande Valley

The women are still there. The last two clinics served 3,000 people annually. According to the New York Times, by September, there might be as few as six clinics that perform abortions in the entire Lone Star state....

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March 7, 2014 Environment/Energy, Just In, Politics, The Beats

In Senate run, Gardner may be hard-pressed to sell far-right record

Republicans here generally seem to be banking on Gardner as a political type that has been missing in the ranks as late. The hope is that he can sell a brand that has increasingly skewed old, hardcore, inflexible and threatening....

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February 27, 2014 Civil Rights, Environment/Energy, Health, Immigration, Politics, The Beats

Wiretap: Contraception still works better than state-ordered medical probe

Right-to-lifers could be promoting contraception and touting its success in preventing unwanted pregnancies. They won't do that, of course....

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February 19, 2014 Health, Just In

State regulators won’t press abortion case against Catholic hospital in Durango

“The clinic... is not licensed by the department and is not under its jurisdiction, therefore no deficient practice was cited."...

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February 14, 2014 Health, Just In, Politics, The Beats

Littwin: Republicans deal out a hand of overreach poker at the capitol

Looking at the array of problems facing Democrats in this post-recall election year, what do the Republicans do? That's right, just what you'd expect them to do....

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January 17, 2014 Civil Rights, Health, Littwin Columns

Durango doctor: Anti-abortion hospital intervening in treatment decisions

A doctor at Catholic-run Mercy Regional Medical Center in Durango says Mercy administration forbids doctors from discussing abortion as a treatment, even with women who could die as a result of pregnancy....

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November 15, 2013 Dig In, Health, Just In, Politics

C’mon already! The Brady Amendment is just personhood

What do you get when you combine the claim of protecting women, a vague ballot initiative concerning “unborn human beings,” and an email with the subject line, “Praise God! 139,650 Signatures Submitted”? You get a an even-year Colo. election. ...

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October 1, 2013 Rants, The Blogs

LITTWIN

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Tancredo says he’s definitely in for the long haul. Maybe.

The hot rumor — as Eli Stokols and I both happened to write today — is that Tom Tancredo is looking for a way out […]

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THE BLOGS

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At 87, and not the work of a firing squad

Gabriel Garcia Marquez died Thursday at 87. Cancer.

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DISPATCHES

Derek Kitchen and Moudi Sbeity, plaintiffs in a pathbreaking gay marriage case before the Tenth ...
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North of Trinidad, by Miles Moffeit
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Hindsight by Miles Moffeit
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Lt Gov Garcia celebrates 50th anniversary of wilderness act
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with #SCOTUS hearing the #hobbylobby case today, Denver crafters deliver no thx notes to AG Suthers
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