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Judge: Colorado Gay Marriage Ban Unconstitutional

A Colorado judge on Wednesday struck down the state’s gay marriage ban, making him the 16th judge to invalidate a state’s prohibition on same-sex marriages in the past year.

07/09/2014

Ralliers supporting same-sex marriage gathered outside the courthouse in Boulder (credit: CBS)

Gay Marriage At Center Of Courtroom Battle In Boulder

The battle over gay marriage continues in a Boulder courtroom. Colorado’s attorney general is suing Boulder County’s clerk, ordering them to stop issuing same-sex marriage licenses.

07/09/2014

An image from a rally for legalization of same sex marriage on Wednesday morning in Boulder (credit: CBS)

Colorado’s Gay Marriage Fight Echoes Drama In 1975

Nearly 40 years ago, a newly elected, miniskirt-wearing feminist in Colorado stumbled into history when a gay couple denied a marriage license sought her help instead.

07/09/2014

Patrons at a marijuana store celebrate its opening in January. (credit: CBS)

Marijuana, Gay Marriage Lead Top 6 Colorado News Stories Of First Half Of 2014

Social issues and the weather found center stage in the first half of 2014 in Colorado, with legal pot and not-so-legal gay marriage claiming the headlines.

07/08/2014

Heather Shockey and Tracey MacDermott after getting their marriage license at the Boulder County Clerk and Recorders Office in Boulder Wednesday, June 25, 2014. (Photo by Alex Burness/The Daily Camera)

Colorado Attorney General Sues Over Gay Marriage

Colorado’s Republican attorney general is following through with his threat to sue the Boulder County clerk for issuing same-sex marriage licenses.

07/03/2014

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Gay Lawmakers: Overturn Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Saying further delays are pointless, gay lawmakers on Thursday called for Colorado’s same-sex marriage ban to be declared unconstitutional and for such a ruling to be effective immediately without further appeals.

07/03/2014

Heather Shockey and Tracey MacDermott after getting their marriage license at the Boulder County Clerk and Recorders Office in Boulder Wednesday, June 25, 2014. (Photo by Alex Burness/The Daily Camera)

Colorado Leaders Seek Gay-Marriage Resolution

Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper and Republican Attorney General John Suthers asked a federal court Wednesday to issue an injunction declaring Colorado’s same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional.

07/02/2014

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Boulder Remains Firm On Gay Marriage Licenses

Boulder County’s attorney says the clerk will continue issuing marriage licenses to gay couples because failing to do so is a violation of individual’s constitutional rights.

07/02/2014

Angie Holley, left, and Bylo Farmer (credit: CBS)

Ignoring Suthers, Boulder County Clerk Grants More Gay Marriage Licenses

Six gay couples filed a lawsuit Tuesday seeking to overturn Colorado’s gay marriage ban, adding to an escalating showdown in the state as its Republican attorney general urges Boulder officials to stop issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

07/01/2014

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Colorado Offers Boulder County A Deal In Gay Marriage Battle

Six couples are expected to sue Suthers, Gov. John Hickenlooper and area counties’ clerk and recorder offices in federal court on Tuesday to pressure courts to hear their side.

07/01/2014

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