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Tag Archives: John Suthers

AG Suthers: Gay marriage will be legal in Colorado

  BOULDER, Colo. — The Supreme Court on Monday decided to green-light gay marriage in at least five states by deciding not to hear any […]...

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October 6, 2014 Civil Rights, LGBTQ, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Aaaand another bid for Springs mayor

  Local economist Tom Binnings announced he too is considering a run for mayor of Colorado Springs. Via the Gazette. He’s a senior partner at […]...

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September 5, 2014 Just In: Elections 2014, Uncategorized

Springs mayor race gets even more complicated

  You may know Attorney General John Suthers as a key force upholding Colorado’s gay marriage ban. And you wouldn’t be wrong. But now he […]...

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September 3, 2014 Just In: Elections 2014

Springs mayor race gets complicated

  Colorado Attorney General John Suthers, who has said he’s considering a run for mayor of Colorado Springs, will have competition from El Paso County […]...

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September 2, 2014 Just In: Elections 2014, Uncategorized

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

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Desert drought dust ups avalanche danger in Colorado backcountry

We all know what a blanket of fresh snow is supposed to look like, but for the last 10 years, the snows falling in parts of the Colorado Rockies have been far from virgin white and fluffy.

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THE BLOGS

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Keefe: Cory Gardner as Colorado’s surrealist candidate

You see, he’s not lying. He is “challenging our preconditioned perceptions of reality.”

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EVENTS

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Democracy Now! Denver Double Whammy

On Democracy Now! tomorrow, The Independent’s Susan Greene on the historic $4.65 million jury verdict against the city of Denver for the 2010 city-jail excessive force killing of Marvin Booker, and columnist Mike Littwin on Colorado’s dead-heat races for governor and U.S. Senate.

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