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Appeals Court In Denver Rules States Can’t Ban Gay Marriage

A federal appeals court ruled Wednesday that states must allow gay couples to marry, finding the Constitution protects same-sex relationships and putting a remarkable legal winning streak across the country one step closer to the U.S. Supreme Court.

06/25/2014

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Gov. Hickenlooper Signing Bill Prohibiting Jail For Fines

A measure that prohibits Colorado municipal courts from jailing poor people for being unable to pay fines will be signed into law.

05/09/2014

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Boulder Considering Ban On Verbal Panhandling

The Boulder City Council is considering a new rule that would ban people from verbally panhandling.

05/05/2014

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Some Lawmakers Reluctant To Change Colorado DUI Laws

Colorado has some of the most lenient laws against drunk drivers and some lawmakers are reluctant to change that.

05/05/2014

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Bill Prohibiting Jail For Fines Heads To Hickenlooper

A proposal to stop jailing poor people for being unable to pay municipal court fines got approval from the Colorado Legislature Wednesday and it has been sent to the governor.

04/23/2014

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Revenge Porn Penalties Considered In Colorado

Using intimate photos or videos of significant others to humiliate them would be a crime under a bill being considered by lawmakers in Colorado, which is joining a growing number of states tackling the issue referred to as revenge porn.

04/18/2014

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ACLU Unimpressed By Colorado City Anti-Begging Law

The ACLU says Grand Junction’s city council has taken a step in the right direction with changes to its anti-begging law, but could go further.

04/18/2014

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How A Wedding Cake Became A Cause

The encounter at Jack Phillips’ Masterpiece Cakeshop lasted less than a minute.

04/05/2014

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Grand Junction Rethinks Panhandling Law

City councilors have unanimously approved changes to their panhandling ordinance after a legal challenge.

04/03/2014

Lawsuit Filed Over Grand Junction Panhandling

The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a lawsuit challenging an anti-panhandling ordinance passed by the Grand Junction City Council.

03/20/2014

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