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Tag Archives: John Suthers

Littwin: Mr. Attorney General, the gay marriage ship has sailed

In case you missed it, the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional. Yes, it's big news, but it's not exactly groundbreaking news. Not any more. Maybe not ever again....

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July 29, 2014 Civil Rights, LGBTQ, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Another AG request for delay on marriage equality bites the dust

District Court Judge C. Scott Crabtree issued an order this morning allowing Denver County Clerk Debra Johnson to continue issuing same-sex marriage licenses despite a request from Attorney General John Suthers for an emergency injunction that would have stopped her....

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July 14, 2014 In-Depth, LGBTQ

Denver, Boulder clerks battle attorney general on proposed halt to action on gay marriage

The movement to bring gay marriage to Colorado has proceeded at breakneck pace, building great momentum that critics of Attorney General John Suthers fear he is attempting a in recent legal maneuver to derail. ...

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July 3, 2014 Civil Rights, LGBTQ, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Colorado attorney general seeks to suspend gay marriage cases

"In other words, the legal debate about this question will be suspended in Colorado as we await finality from the 10th Circuit or U.S. Supreme Court." ...

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July 2, 2014 Civil Rights, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Boulder to Colorado on gay marriage: Sorry no, individual rights trump state laws

"Clerk Hall is prohibited from knowingly violating an individual's constitutional rights. Given all of the other law in this area, the 10th Circuit's decision to stay its mandate is too fragile a shield to hide behind."...

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July 2, 2014 Civil Rights, LGBTQ, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Boulder Clerk Hall determined to move the needle on gay marriage in Colorado

"The judges said [marriage] was a fundamental right. How do you stay a fundamental right?"...

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July 2, 2014 Civil Rights, LGBTQ, Politics, The Beats

Watch: Reactions in Denver to the 10th Circuit gay-marriage ruling

"The right wing made this a national issue. It seems they're beginning to realize their mistake and that more inclusiveness is better, for everybody."...

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June 26, 2014 Civil Rights, LGBTQ, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Fed appeals court moves same-sex marriage ahead another step

Not until contemporary times have laws stigmatizing or even criminalizing gay men and women been felled... As the district court eloquently explained, 'it is not the Constitution that has changed, but the knowledge of what it means to be gay...

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June 26, 2014 Civil Rights, LGBTQ, Politics, The Beats

Colorado, Oregon attorneys general strike opposite positions toward gay marriage suits

"My advice to the Colorado attorney general when it comes to marriage cases is: Don't defend the indefensible and waste taxpayers' money."...

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February 20, 2014 LGBTQ, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Littwin: Stuck in civil-unions purgatory

  The New Mexico Supreme Court has ruled unanimously that same-sex marriage in the state should be legal because, well, it’s kind of obvious by […]...

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December 20, 2013 Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

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Rocky Mountain Climate Watch: Who wants to visit the cryosphere?

It would be hard to do a climate change journey without visiting the cryosphere, that part of the Earth’s surface which is frozen all the time. The biggest slices are at the poles, but the rest is in the high mountains.

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Ferguson from the Mile High City

  Three of us on the wrestling team were headed to a downtown Turkish sauna to sweat off a few pounds before the next day’s […]

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Open Media, Open House

IT’S THE END of summer, but don’t despair. We’re throwing a party this Thursday night, between 7 and 9, and you’re invited. It’s an open house, sort of, […]

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