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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

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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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Appeal Rejected For Texas Death Row Inmate Newbury

One of the so-called “Texas 7″ prison escapees sent to death row for the 2000 slaying of a Dallas-area police officer has lost another appeal.

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

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)

Attorney General Orders Marriage License Halt In Boulder County

Colorado’s attorney general has ordered the Boulder County clerk to stop issuing gay-marriage licenses by Tuesday.

06/30/2014

Colorado Christian University President Bill talks with CBS4's Rick Sallinger (credit: CBS)

Colorado Christian University President Pleased With Contraception Ruling

President Obama says a ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court will jeopardize women’s health. The high court ruled some for-profit companies don’t have to provide contraception coverage to their employees.

06/30/2014

Mark Udall, left, and Cory Gardner, right (credit: CBS)

Udall, Gardner Comment After Supreme Court Contraception Ruling

Some corporations can hold religious objections that allow them to opt out of the new health law requirement that they cover contraceptives for women, according to a U.S. Supreme Court ruling.

06/30/2014

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)

Boulder County Issues Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

A Boulder County clerk began issuing same-sex marriage licenses after a federal appeals court ruled that states cannot prevent gay couples from getting married.

06/25/2014

The celebration over the ruling on Wednesday (credit: CBS)

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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