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Colo. gay lawmakers want same-sex marriage ban overturned immediately

Saturday, July 5, 2014
Sen. Pat Steadman is one of five openly gay lawmakers in Colorado.
DENVER -- Saying further delays are pointless, gay lawmakers Thursday called for Colorado's same-sex marriage ban to be declared unconstitutional and for such a ruling to be effective immediately. The lawmakers made the comments a day after Republican Attorney General John Suthers' asked a federal court in Denver for an [...]

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Bill allowing gay couples to file joint tax returns clears first hurdle in Colo. senate

Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Colorado state capitol in Denver.
DENVER -- The Colorado state Senate of Tuesday gave initial approval to a bill that would allow same-sex couples married outsiode of Colorado to jointly file their state tax return. [...]

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Colo. lawmaker wants to allow joint state tax returns for married gay couples

Thursday, January 9, 2014
Pat Steadman
DENVER -- A Colorado lawmaker who sponsored the state's civil unions law, says he will introduce a bill this week aimed at allowing married same-sex couples to file joint state tax returns. [...]

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Democratic majority in Colo. legislature means fast track for civil unions

Thursday, November 29, 2012
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They say third time’s a charm. And for Colorado’s gay and lesbian couples eager to have their relationships validated by the state, that just might be the case. [...]

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Death of Colorado civil union bill stirs anger, spurs action for November election

Thursday, June 7, 2012
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Colorado’s LGBT political heavyweights and their allies, incensed over the death of the Colorado Civil Union Act, are preparing a full-scale attack to elect a “pro-equality” majority this November to the state House of Representatives. Their mission is to ensure Republican Speaker of the House Frank McNulty’s razor-thin majority is [...]

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Colorado civil union bill moves one step closer to House showdown

Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Pat Steadman
DENVER -- The Colorado State Senate on Wednesday gave its initial blessing to a bill that would establish civil unions here. [...]

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Gay lawmakers aim to repeal anti-gay amendment in Colorado constitution

Thursday, March 22, 2012
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Two openly gay Denver lawmakers have introduced a resolution to wipe away provisions from the Colorado Constitution deemed unconstitutional and unenforced but still technically on the books in Colorado — including Amendment 2. [...]

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Colorado state Senate approves civil unions; bill’s future uncertain in state House

Friday, March 25, 2011
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The Colorado State Senate on Thursday passed the second of two required votes on a bill legalizing civil unions for same-sex couples couples. The bill now moves to the House where its fate is less certain. [...]

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