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Tag Archives: Jody Stamp

Ideology Trumped Science in Weld County Contraception Decision

Ideology Trumped Science in Weld County Contraception Decision

When Weld County commissioners decided to stop providing emergency contraception to county patients, concerns rooted in anti-abortion politics trumped scientific facts and testimony provided by the county’s medical chief, according to documents obtained by The Colorado Independent....

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February 5, 2013 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Health, Politics, Top Stories
Florence inmates plead guilty to race-riot beating

Florence inmates plead guilty to race-riot beating

Dirk Horne refused to participate in a race riot at the high-security U.S. Penitentiary in Florence in April 2008. As a result, he was beaten […]...

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October 16, 2009 Blog, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics

EVENTS

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A look back at 2014

  2014 was a whopping news year, and we’ve gone a bit reflective. Here’s a video about some of our favorite things. Colorado. News. Independent news coverage […]

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TWITTER

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Global warming takes bite out of Colorado ski season

Normally temperatures at resort elevations this time of year drop into the teens and 20s every night. This season, only a few light frosts have tinged the valleys, leaving the slopes bare and dry.

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THE BLOGS

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Denerstein on ‘Selma': No biopic; it’s a great study of a landmark moment

A few observations from the fine new movie Selma: Martin Luther King sometimes ate ravenously. He had difficult conversations with his wife, a woman forced […]

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