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Colorado: Gay Bar Discriminated Against Man In Drag

Colorado regulators say a Denver gay bar discriminated against a man when a bouncer denied him entry last year because he was dressed in drag.

08/04/2014

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Bakery Will Stop Making Wedding Cakes After Losing Discrimination Case

The owner of a bakery in Lakewood said he will no longer sell wedding cakes after the Colorado Civil Rights Commission ruled he did discriminate against a gay couple when he refused to sell them a cake.

05/30/2014

Panel: Baker Must Make Cakes For Gay Weddings

Colorado’s Civil Rights Commission on Friday ordered a baker to make wedding cakes for same-sex couples, finding his religious objections to the practice did not trump the state’s anti-discrimination statutes.

05/30/2014

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Blacks Wary Of Colorado University Dental School

A faculty committee asked to look into the experience of minorities at the University of Colorado’s dental school finds the school has such a bad reputation that potential black students are advised not to apply.

05/15/2014

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Arizona Refusing To Learn Lessons From Colorado’s Dance With Discrimination

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer will ultimately decide, with either her veto or signature, if Arizona becomes the hate state of the 21st Century.

02/25/2014

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CU Is Bipartisan In Decision To Protect Free Political Speech

Academic freedom is the hallmark of any university, but maybe no place in country has gone as far to protect as the University of Colorado, the first public university to ban discrimination based on political philosophy and affiliation.

11/27/2013

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Legal Relief Expands In Colorado Discrimination Cases

Employees at smaller Colorado businesses will have more legal remedies for discrimination cases under a bill Gov. John Hickenlooper signed into law amid strong opposition from business groups worried about litigation.

05/06/2013

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Lawmakers Weigh Employee Discrimination Claims

A push by Democrats to increase legal remedies for employee discrimination at small businesses is drawing strong opposition from Republicans who argue it will be damaging to employers.

04/17/2013

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Opinion: Obama Is Trying To Buy The Hispanic And Female Vote With Another Government Giveaway

Conveniently-timed for Obama’s reelection, the Hispanic and Women Farmers and Ranchers Claims Resolution program began September 24, 2012 – just a month-and-a-half before the election. Apparently the Obama administration did not care about this alleged injustice to females and Hispanics any time in the past three-and-a-half years. It just happened to be thought about and addressed now – just before voters pull the lever.

09/27/2012

Leprino Foods Settles Discrimination Complaint

Leprino Foods Inc. has agreed to pay $550,000 to settle allegations of hiring discrimination at its Lemoore West facility in California.

07/19/2012

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