Month: April 2012

Colorado Gov. John Love Signs First Liberalized Abortion Law: 45 years ago today

Colorado Gov. John Love Signs First Liberalized Abortion Law: 45 years ago today

Denver, April 25, 1967, 2007 — Governor John A. Love of Colorado signs the first liberalized abortion law (based upon a model created by the American Law Institute) in the United States, allowing abortion in cases of permanent mental or physical disability of either the child or mother or in cases of rape or incest. […]