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Tag Archives: Personhood

A corpse tampering bill may not be an anti-abortion ruse

Could a bill to make tampering with a corpse be a way Republicans could sneak anti-abortion “personhood” language into state law? Some Democrats think so, […]...

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March 16, 2016 Health, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

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

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Truth, Lies and Videotape: Political TV ads in an election year

Feeling bombarded with all of the political ads on TV this time of year? Ready to tune out of campaign season? Don’t get overwhelmed – […]

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Why Michael Bennet might be less known than Cory Gardner in Colorado

  Colorado’s Michael Bennet, a Democrat up for re-election this year, is one of the least-known U.S. senators among voters in their home states. That’s […]

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