Tag Archives: Personhood

Thunderdome 2015: Abortion politics vs. Colorado

“Thunderdome 2015” is The Colorado Independent’s wrap-up series on the 2015 legislative season. For a series overview, check out “Thunderdome 2015: 120 days under the gold […]...

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May 8, 2015 Health, Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

Littwin: Tim Neville’s Colorado Senate is from another planet

In the upset of the day — maybe of the legislative year — a freshman Republican senator from Thornton named Beth Martinez Humenik bucked her […]...

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May 1, 2015 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, The Mix

Abortion politics flare as fetal homicide bill advances

DENVER — Senate Republicans on the Judiciary Committee advanced a fetal homicide bill Wednesday night that, for limited use, would write “personhood” language associated with […]...

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April 23, 2015 In-Depth, Just In, The Mix

‘The Denver Post’ endorses personhood bill while Longmont victim stays neutral

It seems like every year Colorado Republicans try to give fetuses the same rights people have. This year, Senate President Bill Cadman and the GOP […]...

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April 17, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Mix

Personhood, racetrack gaming and GMO labeling lose — gov transparency wins

Democrats were in dire need of a pick-me-up Tuesday, and the Vote No on 67 rally was the only party around....

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November 5, 2014 Education, Election 2014: Ballot Initiatives, Elections 2014, The Mix

Gardner ousts Udall from U.S. Senate

At the Hyatt Regency DTC on Tuesday night, everyone was a resident of Yuma. Or wanted to be. “Is anyone here from Yuma?” asked Senator-elect […]...

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November 4, 2014 Center Well, Election 2014: US Senate, Elections 2014, Top Stories

Voters reject ‘personhood’ again

Saying she hoped that the proponents of Amendment 67 “have finally gotten the message that no means no,” Cara DeGette and fellow opponents of the […]...

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November 4, 2014 Election 2014: Ballot Initiatives, Elections 2014, Health, Just In

Udall: ‘I relish the competition’

By Steve Lipsher and Marianne Goodland Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Udall, enduring a bruising battle in the form of a challenge from Republican Congressman Cory […]...

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November 4, 2014 Election 2014: US Senate, Elections 2014, Top Stories, Uncategorized

School board open-meetings measure has best chance of passing

Four citizens’ initiatives landed on the statewide ballot this year, and they cover some hotly contested ground. From personhood definitions to food labeling, expanding gaming […]...

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November 4, 2014 Education, Election 2014: Ballot Initiatives, Elections 2014, Health, Just In, Top Stories

Women discuss 2014 election and the ‘war on women’

Editor Susan Green, Laura Carno, Kelly Maher and Laura Chapin dissect the much-discussed War on Women amidst a Colorado campaign season almost exclusively focused on women's issues, but in which little policy has been discussed and few women's voices heard....

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October 30, 2014 Elections 2014, Events, Just In, Top Stories


Video: Meet Denver’s district attorney candidates

The Colorado Independent hosted an Oct. 20 discussion between three of Denver’s four district attorney candidates at Denver Open Media. The video, below, is preceded by […]

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Poll results: Arm Colorado teachers, don’t expel sexting students — and legal pot is good

  In Colorado, a state bloodied by mass shootings, a majority of voters feel teachers and school officials should be able to arm themselves on […]

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