Abortion foes try hard on ban
September 14, 2009
There's nothing subtle about the sales pitch by abortion opponents who are gathering signatures at the Colorado State Fair for a ballot measure that would give legal rights to fertilized embryos. "Would you like to sign a petition to stop abortion?" Asks Keith Mason, head of suburban Denver's Personhood USA. Mason and a corps of volunteers gathered thousands of signatures during the two-week fair to have Colorado's constitution define people from "the beginning of biological development of a human being." "I think that people are people from the time they are conceived, and th...