When fetuses are given the same legal rights as people, pregnant women pay the price.
The Whanganui River will be represented in court by its own guardians.
I do not think President-elect Donald Trump has his mind completely made up on the subject of stem cell research. Certainly I cannot find any quotes from him opposing the research.
The word "servitude" is defined as "slavery: a condition in which one lacks liberty... to determine one's course of action or way of life"--Merriam-Webster. Hold that thought.
Mike Pence, Republican nominee for Vice President, is a personhood believer, demanding full legal rights--for every fertilized human egg. This is no casual opinion; the former Governor of Indiana intends to impose his belief on America.
But as the Durango Herald's Peter Marcus reports today, Glenn appears to have described his abortion stance differently to
Asked about a passionate speech Glenn gave to Republicans, Glenn replied that it "wasn't me" but the "Holy Spirit" speaking
But Graham's problem is, can he survive the GOP primary, where anti-choice activists join forces with Tea Partiers and actually
Hillary Clinton's or Sanders' election as president might well ensure a left of center bent on the Supreme Court. But even a flip of the Senate into Democratic hands would not unshackle residents in many states from regressive laws enacted by state legislatures and signed by doctrinaire conservative governors.
Choice issues will continue to impregnate political debate as we head toward November for the simple reason that women, a huge swing voting bloc in Colorado, care about candidates' positions on abortion. Of course they do. That's common sense.