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Gay Marriage’s Win Streak Tested In Denver Appeals Court

Sharp questioning Thursday by a divided panel of appellate judges considering Utah’s ban on gay marriages showed that, while same-sex marriage has had a remarkable winning streak lately, its legal status remains uncertain.


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Craft Protest In Denver Marks Birth Control Case

A group of Denver supporters of the federal birth control employer mandate have taken up their knitting needles to mark U.S. Supreme Court arguments in the Hobby Lobby case.


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Federal Court Rejects Appeal In 1995 Colorado Murder Case

A man who had his death sentence overturned in a 1995 murder case has lost his appeal to a federal court to review his life sentence.


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Court: Hobby Lobby Can Challenge Health Care Law

In a health care decision giving hope to opponents of the federal birth-control coverage mandate, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday that Hobby Lobby stores won’t have to start paying millions of dollars in fines next week for not complying with the requirement.


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Petroleum Companies Challenge Federal Leasing

Oil and gas companies are asking federal judges to force the U.S. Department of Interior to move more quickly on issuing oil and gas leases.


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Appeals Court Rules Federal Inmate Photos Private

A federal appeals court has ruled that mug shots of federal prisoners are private, rejecting an appeal from an Oklahoma newspaper that argued people have a right to know how inmates are being treated.


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Denver Appellate Court To Hear Islamic Law Case

A federal appeals court in Denver is considering Oklahoma’s voter approved law that prohibits state courts from considering international law or Islamic law when deciding cases.


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$10 Fee At Popular Mount Evans Upheld By Court

A $10 fee to drive on the nation’s highest paved highway on a peak west of Denver has been upheld by a federal appeals court.


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Nurse Fails To Regain Job After Spat With Police

An appeals court rejected a nurse’s attempt to get her job back after she was fired because she told a police officer who cited for speeding that she hoped he was never one of her patients.