iOS app Android app

Lgbt Colorado

Colo. School Board Member Doesn't Believe In Homosexuality, Transgender

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 01.25.2014 | Gay Voices

A Colorado school board member who found herself in hot water when she said that transgender students would need to be castrated before the student co...

Same-Sex Couples Celebrate Civil Unions In Boulder

The Boulder Daily Camera | JOE RUBINO | Posted 07.01.2013 | Denver

More than 50 people gathered at Fate Brewing Co. in Boulder on Tuesday night for a "pre-union" party celebrating Colorado's civil union law taking eff...

Boulder County Issues 48 Civil Union Licenses

The Boulder Daily Camera | Charlie Brennan | Posted 07.01.2013 | Denver

History and romance were wedded early this morning as 48 couples streamed into Boulder County offices to seal their commitments under Colorado's new c...

Colorado Civil Unions Opening Day: A Same-Sex Celebration

The Colorado Independent | Susan Greene | Posted 05.01.2013 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's Susan Greene. Almost a year ago, Erika Highstead and Sarah Musick rented a party space, dressed in their finest and...

Colorado Ushers In New Law With Midnight Civil Unions

AP | ALEXANDRA TILSLEY | Posted 07.01.2013 | Denver

DENVER — The first gay couple granted a civil union in Colorado said their vows before hundreds of people early Wednesday morning at a downtown ...

Out Boulder Hosting Parties To Celebrate Civil Unions

The Boulder Daily Camera | Charlie Brennan | Posted 06.30.2013 | Denver

A slate of festivities before, during and after the first issuing of civil union licenses in Boulder County under Colorado law has been announced by a...

More Female Couples Could Turn Out Early In Boulder Civil Unions

The Boulder Daily Camera | Charlie Brennan | Posted 06.29.2013 | Denver

More than twice as many women as men are planning to turn out at 12 a.m. Wednesday in Boulder County to secure state certification of their civil unio...

Boulder's First Civil Unions To Come With Cake, DJ

The Boulder Daily Camera | Charlie Brennan | Posted 06.13.2013 | Denver

Advocates for those seeking civil unions in the first moments that legal recognition of same-sex commitments takes effect in Colorado are well under w...

Matt Ferner

Hickenlooper In State Of The State: 'Let's Pass Civil Unions!

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Ferner | Posted 01.11.2013 | Denver

During his State of the State address, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper made it abundantly clear how he feels about the fate of a civil unions bill tha...

Colo. Dems Elect 1st Openly Gay House Speaker In State History

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 11.09.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- Colorado Democrats have elected the first openly gay House speaker in state history, giving control of the chamber to a man who was the publ...

Pueblo Tables Domestic Partner Benefits For Gay City Employees

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 09.14.2012 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic. Pueblo City Council made headlines Monday when it voted 5 to 1 to indefinitely table an ordinance tha...

Coloradans Still Strongly Support Civil Unions Bill Killed By GOP

Posted 08.13.2012 | Denver

According to a survey released by Public Policy Polling last week, Coloradans are still in favor of the bill that legislative Republicans killed in Ma...

Poll Has Good News For Pot Legalization, Civil Unions

The Colorado Independent | Posted 06.21.2012 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic: Results of a recent survey (pdf) bolster evidence that Coloradans by a wide majority support same-sex...

Civil Unions Battle Could Affect Obama's Winning In Colorado

AP | IVAN MORENO and KRISTEN WYATT | Posted 07.19.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- Minutes after President Barack Obama endorsed gay marriage on May 9, Colorado's Democratic governor choked back tears as he ordered state la...

Lesbian Couple Accused Of Faking A Hate Crime

Posted 05.19.2012 | Denver

Police in Douglas County, Colorado are saying that two women who claimed to be victims of a hate crime last year are faking it. Aimee Whitchurch, ...

Tensions Remain High After Civil Unions Defeat

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 07.15.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- Opponents of same-sex unions rallied at the Colorado Capitol on Tuesday as tensions remained high one day after state House Republicans reje...

GOP Kills Civil Unions In Special Session

AP | IVAN MORENO and KRISTEN WYATT | Posted 07.14.2012 | Denver

DENVER — A last-ditch effort by Colorado's governor to give gay couples in the state rights similar to married couples failed Monday after Repub...

Special Session Begins: Will McNulty Give Civil Unions A Fair Shot?

Posted 05.14.2012 | Denver

Colorado's lawmakers are going back to work this morning to decide the fate of seven bills during a special legislative session that Gov. John Hickenl...

Civil Unions Bill Dies On House Floor

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 07.08.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- Chants of "shame on you" from gay rights supporters thundered through the Colorado House on Tuesday night after Republican House Speaker Fra...

Colo. Civil Unions Bill May Die On House Floor

Posted 05.07.2012 | Denver

After passing through the state Senate and two House committees already, could Colorado's civil unions bill die before it gets a chance to be fully de...

Colo. Civil Unions Measure Survives Another Key Vote

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 07.04.2012 | Denver

DENVER — Gay couples came one step closer Friday to having civil unions in Colorado after another Republican-led House committee approved legisl...

Colo. Civil Unions Bill Passes Biggest Test Yet

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 07.03.2012 | Denver

DENVER — Gay couples campaigning for civil unions in Colorado have claimed their biggest victory yet as a key Republican-led House committee adv...

Civil Unions In Colorado Could Be One Vote Away

Posted 05.03.2012 | Denver

A bill that would create legal civil unions for Colorado's same-sex couples will be heard today in the Republican controlled House where it needs only...

Civil Unions Bill Passes The Senate, Heads To The House

Posted 04.26.2012 | Denver

Colorado's civil unions bill received initial approval in the state Senate Wednesday. After a recorded vote later this week, the bill will head to the...

Civil Unions Bill To Be Debated Again

Posted 04.19.2012 | Denver

Legislation to establish state recognition of civil unions in Colorado is heading back to the Senate floor for debate and a vote next week. Althoug...