Appeal Heard In Dispute Over Ten Commandments MonumentA New Mexico municipality that wants to keep a 6-foot-tall Ten Commandments monument outside city hall told a federal appeals court the structure is not government speech because it was privately funded.
Ex-New Mexico Sheriff Appeals Conviction In Road Rage CaseAttorneys for a former New Mexico sheriff who pulled a gun on a motorist and struck him with his badge say he was wrongfully convicted of rights violations because the motorist wasn't seriously injured.
New Mexico Tribe Appeals Ruling On Casino Dispute With StateLawyers for an American Indian community in New Mexico asked a federal appeals court on Monday to overturn a lower court ruling that blocked them from going through the U.S. Interior Department instead of the state for a gambling compact.
Federal Judges Object To Birth Control RulingFive federal judges are criticizing a decision by the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals not to rehear a challenge to a case involving birth control, which could strengthen the case for U.S. Supreme Court review.
Birth Control Ruling On Hold While Nuns Await Supreme CourtA group of Colorado nuns won't have to comply with a federal ruling about birth control until they hear whether the U.S. Supreme Court will hear their case.
Interior Secretary Feels Pressure On Colorado Coal MineInterior Secretary Sally Jewell is visiting Colorado under pressure to make sure a coal mine ordered to undergo a new environmental review remains open.
Denver Court: New Health Law Doesn't Infringe On Religious FreedomThe federal health care law doesn't infringe on the religious freedom of faith-based nonprofit organizations that object to covering birth control in employee health plans, a federal appeals court in Denver ruled Tuesday.
Appeals Court Upholds Colorado's Renewable Energy MandateColorado's renewable energy mandate has been upheld by a federal appeals court.
U.S. Supreme Court Wants Another Review Of Colorado TABOR SuitThe U.S. Supreme Court is ordering a lower court to take another look at a Colorado challenge to the Taxpayers' Bill of Rights.
Gay Marriage Supporters To Rally At 10th CircuitSupporters of same-sex marriage in Colorado are celebrating their legal victory but also trying to help advance their cause elsewhere.
Gay Marriage Becomes Legal Throughout ColoradoGay marriage officially became legal throughout Colorado on Tuesday but, with such unions now on firm legal ground, there was no rush of couples to tie the knot.
Boulder, Denver Issuing Gay Marriage LicensesBoulder and Denver counties are joining other Colorado counties in issuing marriage licenses to gay couples.