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People celebrate the Supreme Court's ruling on Wednesday (credit: CBS)

Ruling Gives More Legal Standing To Challenge Gay Marriage Ban

Supporters of gay marriage are celebrating two landmark rulings from the Supreme Court, but what does it mean for Colorado?

06/26/2013

Gov. John Hickenlooper gives Colorado  House Speaker Mark Ferrandino a high five after signing the civil unions bill into law in March. (credit: CBS)

Supreme Court Case Could Complicate Colorado‚Äôs Civil Unions Law

This week the U.S. Supreme Court will consider whether two laws banning same sex marriage are legal. It comes less than a week after Gov. John Hickenlooper signed a civil unions bill in Colorado.

03/25/2013

Michael Carr and Fred Bachhuber (credit: CBS)

Civil Unions Issue Will Be Back On The Fast Track Next Session

The matter of civil unions in Colorado will be back on the fast track now that Democrats have taken control of the legislature.

12/03/2012

Colorado Joins 4 States In Defending Marriage Law

Colorado has joined four other states in defending a federal law that defines marriage as being a union only between one man and one woman when it comes to getting federal benefits.

01/31/2011