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Top Colorado Court Halts Gay Marriages, Citing Ban

Friday Jul 18, 2014
Colorado's Supreme Court on Friday ordered Denver's clerk to stop issuing marriage licenses to gay couples while while the state's ban against the unions remains in place.

Colorado AG Appeals Adverse Gay Marriage Rulings

Tuesday Jul 15, 2014
Colorado's attorney general said Monday that it's only a matter of time until gay marriage is legal in his state, but he'll continue to defend his state's ban on the practice all the way to the state Supreme Court.

Federal Judge Considers Colorado Gay Marriage Case

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Jul 15, 2014
Another round of legal wrangling over the future of gay marriage in Colorado is scheduled Tuesday in Denver, this time in federal court.

Dozens of Gay-Marriage Licenses Issued in Colorado

By Sadie Gurwin & Colleen Slevin | Saturday Jul 12, 2014
Dozens more gay couples received marriage licenses in Colorado on Friday as a third county began granting them in the midst of a legal fight to resolve the issue for good.

Colorado Gay Couples Wed But On Shaky Legal Ground

By Sadie Gurman and Colleen Slevin | Friday Jul 11, 2014
Technically, their state still does not recognize gay marriages. But that hasn't stopped hundreds of gay Coloradans from getting marriage licenses from two county clerks who argue they still have the legal right to provide them to loving couples.

Colorado's Marriage Ban Ruled Unconstitutional

Thursday Jul 10, 2014
A judge in Colorado has struck down the state's gay marriage ban.

Colorado Clerk OK'd to Give Gay Marriage Licenses

By Nicholas Riccardi | Thursday Jul 10, 2014
A Boulder County clerk who has been issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples in defiance of Colorado's gay-marriage ban can continue, a judge ruled Thursday.

More Pressure for Gay Marriages in Colorado

By NIcholas Riccardi | Thursday Jul 10, 2014
Pressure is growing for gay marriage to be legalized in Colorado after a judge ruled the state's 8-year-old ban on it was unconstitutional and a county clerk argued in court that she should be allowed to already issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples

Colorado’s Gay Marriage Fight Echoes Drama in 1975

By Colleen Slevin | Wednesday Jul 9, 2014
Nearly 40 years ago, a newly elected, miniskirt-wearing feminist in Colorado stumbled into history when a gay couple denied a marriage license sought her help instead.

Gay Marriage License Showdown in Boulder Could Be Resolved Wednesday

Wednesday Jul 9, 2014
A showdown over gay marriage licenses in Colorado could be resolved Wednesday.