Republican-Controlled Senate Passes Bill That Helps Gay CouplesThe bill addresses situations where a couple got a civil union license and then later got a marriage license after the U.S. Supreme Court decision last year.
Colorado Rejects Legal Clarification For Same-Sex UnionsColorado won't address some legal questions about same-sex unions pending a ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court on gay marriage.
Boulder Remains Firm On Gay Marriage LicensesBoulder 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.
Appeals Court In Denver Rules States Can't Ban Gay MarriageA 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.
Colorado Gay Couples Excited By Utah Marriage RulingNine same-sex couples challenging Colorado's gay marriage ban are thrilled by a federal appeals court's ruling that a similar ban in Utah is unconstitutional.
Hearing In Key Colorado Gay Marriage LawsuitsTwo lawsuits challenging the constitutionality of Colorado's gay marriage ban will be heard in court Monday.
Shifting Views On Gay Marriage Now Favor DemocratsIt wasn't all that long ago that Republicans used gay marriage as a tool to drive Election Day turnout. But as public opinion on the issue has turned and courts strike down same-sex marriage bans, gay rights is evolving into a wedge issue for Democrats to wield.
Denver Officials Mark 1st Year Of Civil UnionsDenver Mayor Michael Hancock marked the first year of civil unions in Colorado with a reception for gay couples at the city's clerk and recorder office.
Gay Marriage's Win Streak Tested In Denver Appeals CourtSharp questioning Thursday by a divided panel of appellate judges considering Utah's ban on gay marriages showed that, while same-sex marriage has had a remarkable winning streak lately, its legal status remains uncertain.
Gov. John Hickenlooper Comes Out For Gay MarriageGov. John Hickenlooper is coming out as a supporter of gay marriage. The Colorado Democrat has been a vocal supporter of gay rights but has generally stopped short of formally endorsing same-sex marriage.
Gay Rights Group Promises 2016 Marriage Initiative In ColoradoGay rights groups promise that same sex marriage is coming to Colorado, either through the courts or the ballot box.
Joint Tax-Filing For Gays Signed In ColoradoColorado gay couples who are married in another state and in a civil union here can now file joint state tax returns.
Arizona Refusing To Learn Lessons From Colorado’s Dance With DiscriminationArizona Governor Jan Brewer will ultimately decide, with either her veto or signature, if Arizona becomes the hate state of the 21st Century.
Colorado Couples Challenge State Gay Marriage BanSeveral same-sex Colorado couples have filed suit in Denver challenging the state constitution's ban on gay marriage, saying it makes them second-class citizens.
Joint Colorado Tax-Filing For Gays Headed To GovernorGay couples in Colorado who are married in another state and in a civil union here could file joint state tax returns under a measure headed to the governor's desk.