Topics :: Colorado

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.

Gay Colo. Lawmakers Want Gay Marriage Ban Overturned

By Ivan Moreno | Monday Jul 7, 2014
Saying further delays are pointless, Colorado’s openly gay lawmakers Thursday called for the state’s same-sex marriage ban to be declared unconstitutional and for such a ruling to be effective immediately.

Colorado Gov. and AG. Want Marriage Ban Declared Unconstitutional

By Ivan Moreno | Thursday Jul 3, 2014
Colorado’s Democratic Gov. and Republican AG asked a federal court Wednesday to issue an injunction declaring the state’s ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional.

Attorney General Orders Marriage License Halt

Tuesday Jul 1, 2014
Colorado’s attorney general has ordered the Boulder County clerk to stop issuing gay-marriage licenses by Tuesday.