Amanda Mountjoy, Denver, Colo., letter: Why Colorado rejected 'pershonood' law
Published 02/25/2009, Grand Forks Herald
As the chair of Republican Majority for Choice Colorado, I helped lead the fight against the personhood ballot measure in my state last year. This deceptive language was promoted as simply granting equal rights to a fertilized egg, but the coalition we were a part of showed Coloradans just how extreme the amendment really was.Word count: 279
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