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Nevada Tries New Anti-Abortion Measure After Original Language Fails

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At least they still managed to work “prenatal person” in.

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Personhood Arkansas Blames Proposal Defeat on “Pro-Abortion” AG

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If your amendment language gets turned down, it must be a super secret “pro-abort” plot.

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Kansas in 2012? A Prediction of More Legal Battles, Higher Tax Bills, and Declining Access to Services

Until a change of course is demanded in the state of Kansas, our elected oppressors will no doubt continue to spend their time, energy, resources and taxpayer money in the never-ending pursuit of being the first state to eliminate abortion and even some forms of contraception through the eradication of access, while saddling the taxpayers with an ideological debt.

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Arkansas Submits “Egg As Person” Amendment To Attorney General

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Personhood Arkansas has taken the first step in trying to get a constitutional amendment to define a fertilized egg as a person onto the 2012 ballot.

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Alabama Files “Personhood” Bill, Florida Kills Their Petition

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More states make headway on pushing fertilized eggs as people bills.

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Will Colorado Politicians Who Supported “Personhood” in 2010 Be Back at It Again?

In Colorado, some of the highest-ranking GOP politicians in the state are personhood backers, even though the measure was shot down badly both here in 2008 and again in 2010. Will the same politicians who backed the personhood amendment last year jump on board again, now that personhood backers have announced plans to place the measure on the 2012 election ballot in Colorado?

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Back to Sunday School: A Rabbi and a Minister Unpack ‘Personhood’

I emailed a rabbi and a minister about the “divine laws” that Mississippi personhood advocates are trying to encompass in Initiative 26. Turns out some Mississippians could use a Sunday school refresher course.

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Race, Class, and Rights in Mississippi: How A Reproductive Justice Campaign Can Save the Pill and Save the Vote

In Mississippi, two ballot initiatives threaten the health and lives of women across the state, and the disenfranchisement of the largest bloc of voters in the state. A campaign based on a reproductive justice model can defeat both.

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Grassroots Opposition Grows to Mississippi’s Prop 26, the Egg-as-Person Initiative

Unlikely allies from both sides of the traditional “abortion” debate have come together in opposition to Prop 26, Mississippi’s egg-as-person initiative.

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Ohio Egg-As-Person Petition Rejected By Attorney General

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DeWine calls the petition summary “not fair and truthful.”

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