04/17/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Colorado Personhood Amendment Falls Well Short Of 2008 Signatures, May Not Make Ballot

So-called "Christian soldiers" announced Friday that they have handed in the thousands of signatures needed to place the Personhood Colorado amendment on the 2010 ballot.

But proponents of the anti-abortion measure fell well short of the 131,000 signatures submitted for a similar amendment in 2008. This year they will be handing in only 79,817 signatures, just 3,770 more than then 76,047 valid signatures needed for the Secretary of State's office to certify the initiative for the ballot.

Read more on Denver Daily