Monday, March 4, 2013
GOP Utah Lawmaker Compares Abortion to Cockfighting
The Salt Lake Tribune: Senator raises abortion issue in cock fighting debate, by David Montero:
A bill seeking to turn cock fighting into a felony took a detour during floor comments in the Utah Senate Monday when a Republican expressed dismay that the Legislature was looking to elevate the penalty for rooster fighting while abortion remained legal. . . .
"In a state where we can still allow people to kill their babies, we want to make it a felony to let chickens fight — the purpose for which they were raised," Christensen said. . . .