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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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Colorado Court To Hear School Voucher Appeal

The Colorado Supreme Court has agreed to review a Court of Appeals ruling that allowed one of Colorado’s first school voucher programs.

03/17/2014

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First Hearing On Bill Addressing Jail For Fines

Colorado lawmakers will debate a bill that tries to address concerns over poor people being jailed for failing to pay court fines.

02/25/2014

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Lakewood Cake Maker Appeals Order To Serve Gays

A conservative Christian organization is appealing a ruling against a Lakewood baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex ceremony.

01/07/2014

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Mentally Ill Won’t Be Put In Solitary Confinement In Colorado

Colorado prison officials are being directed to stop placing mentally ill inmates in solitary confinement as the corrections department continues to decrease the number of people on administrative segregation.

12/12/2013

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Colorado Court Hears Discrimination Case Over Wedding Cake

A Colorado baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex ceremony should not be forced to violate his religious beliefs, his attorney told a judge.

12/04/2013

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ACLU: Durango Hospital Illegally Bans Abortion Discussion

The American Civil Liberties Union accused a Durango hospital Wednesday of illegally telling doctors they cannot discuss abortion with a patient, even if pregnancy threatens her life.

11/13/2013

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Proposed Marijuana Law Revised To Allow Backyard Smoking

Those who felt the proposed marijuana law in Denver went too far have gotten their way — in part. The draft ordinance has been revised so that people don’t have to worry about being cited for smoking pot in their backyards.

11/05/2013

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