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Governor Hickenlooper Signs “Anti-Brady” bill into law

Posted on Jun 7, 2013 in PRESS RELEASES

DENVER, June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Governor Hickenlooper has signed the “Violence Against Pregnant Women Act” which could carry fines as little as $2,000 for drunk drivers who harm pregnant women, causing the deaths of their children. Heather Surovik, whose son Brady Surovik was killed in a drunk driving accident just days from delivery, stated, “This is one of the most deceptive bills to be passed in Colorado.” The bill offers minimal penalties for perpetrators of crimes against...

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Victim asks Governor not to sign new Crimes Against Pregnant Women Act

Posted on May 9, 2013 in PRESS RELEASES

Victim asks Governor not to sign new Crimes Against Pregnant Women Act Heather Surovik, whose son was killed in a drunk driving accident just days from delivery, has gone on record opposing HB 1154, titled the “Crimes Against Pregnant Women” act. The bill offers minimal penalties for perpetrators of crimes against pregnant women, while repealing criminal abortion laws already on the books in Colorado. “This bill has very little to do with justice for pregnant victims of crime in Colorado,”...

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