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Mississippi rejects ‘personhood’ measure

Jackson, Mississippi (CNN) — Mississippi voters rejected an amendment to the state constitution that would have defined life as starting at conception, and outlawed abortion and many forms of birth control if passed. “I think voters rejected a measure they… (READ MORE)

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Mississippi voting on ‘personhood’ amendment

November 8, 2011 by walden9 ShareThis Mississippi voting on ‘personhood’ amendment 08 Nov 2011 Mississippi voters are casting ballots Tuesday on an amendment to the state constitution that would define life as beginning at the moment of conception. Initiative 26… (READ MORE)

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Mississippi’s ‘Personhood Amendment’ fails at polls

November 9, 2011 by legitgov ShareThis Mississippi’s ‘Personhood Amendment’ fails at polls 08 Nov 2011 Mississippi voters Tuesday defeated a ballot initiative that would’ve declared life begins at fertilization, a proposal that supporters sought in the Bible Belt state as… (READ MORE)

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Mississippi voting on ‘personhood’

(CNN) — Mississippi voters are casting ballots Tuesday on an amendment to the state constitution that would define life as beginning at the moment of conception. Initiative 26 would define personhood as “every human being from the moment of fertilization,… (READ MORE)

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The ‘personhood’ amendment and misogyny in Mississippi | Ashley Sayeau

Growing up, my half-sister and I lived apart – I, with my mother in Chicago; she, with our father in Memphis. There is a highway connecting the cities that I have ridden countless times. It looks innocuous enough, draped mostly… (READ MORE)

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Mississippi voters evenly split over controversial abortion ballot

Voters in Mississippi are evenly split over a ballot measure which would introduce the toughest anti-abortion restrictions in America by giving all fertilised embryoes the same rights of people. The “personhood amendment”, if passed on Tuesday, would redefine the term… (READ MORE)

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