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Colorado lawmakers lawsuit against constitutional amendment limiting taxes moves forward
A bizarre lawsuit by Colorado lawmakers arguing that a state constitutional amendment requiring them to go to voters before raising taxes has been allowed to move forwards after a ruling by the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
Appeals Court setback for Aereo
Internet TV streaming service has been denied an attempt to overturn the six-state injunction against its operation.
Rally for same-sex marriage held at Capitol
Marriage equality advocates rallied at the Capitol on Monday, imploring that "all loving, committed couples should have the freedom to marry in the state that they call home."
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Aereo's internet TV service in Denver and Salt Lake City shuts down today
Aereo's streams in Denver and Salt Lake City hung on for a while after the US District Court of Utah granted its opponents a preliminary injunction on February 20th, but today they're shutting off.
Seattle Gay News
Family and Child Welfare professors submit amicus brief
Urge 10th Circuit Court of Appeals to affirm lower court ruling striking down Utah's ban on marriage for same-sex couples The Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals is considering a stay of December's district court ruling in Kitchen v.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Seattle Gay News
20 Republicans say marriage bans are unconstitutional
Among those signing the brief were former U.S. Senators Alan Simpson of Wyoming and Nancy Kassebaum of Kansas.
10th Circuit Court rules Colorado TABOR lawsuit can move forward
In yet another blow to the state, the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday ruled in opposition to an appeal of a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of Colorado's Taxpayer's Bill of Rights.
Tenth Circuit Holds New Mexico Law Preempted by the Federal Arbitration Act
A New Mexico law permits a court to strike down as unconscionable arbitration agreements that apply only or primarily to claims that only one party would bring.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Judge offers expedited trial in Wisconsin marriage equality case, but not injunction
A federal judge has said she can work on an expedited schedule in handling a challenge to Wisconsin's ban on gay marriages.
Salt Lake Tribune
Federal judge strikes down Utah ban on same-sex marriage
A federal judge in Utah on Friday struck down the state's ban on same-sex marriage, saying the U.S. Constitution offers the same equal protection and due process rights to same-sex individuals to marry the person of their choice that it gives heterosexual individuals.
Google, companies speak out against same sex marriage ban in Oklahoma
A total of 27 groups, organizations and coalitions have filed friend of the court briefs urging a federal appeals court to legalize gay marriage in Utah and Oklahoma.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
ADL Files Brief Supporting Marriage Equality In Utah
Herbert supporting the equal and fundamental right to civil marriage for all Utahns.
Federal Marriage Case Decisions Outside Michigan In Circuit Court of Appeals
He finds the rationale for denying the fundamental right to marry unpersuasive and that it demeans the dignity of same-sex couples for no legitimate reason.
AG Schneiderman Joins Multi-State Coalition Supporting Marriage Equality In Tenth Circuit Appeal
March 5, 2014 - Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman has joined 14 other state attorneys general in filing an amicus brief in an appeal of the successful challenges to laws prohibiting same-sex marriage in Utah and Oklahoma.
Google, Facebook and other businesses argue against Oklahoma's same-sex marriage ban
Some of the biggest corporations in the United States _ including Google, Facebook and Starbucks _ say Oklahoma's law against same-sex marriage forces them to violate their values and differentiate among their workers.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Salt Lake Tribune
Support pours in for plaintiffs challenging same-sex marriage bans
The nation's largest professional association for sociologists says the states of Utah and Oklahoma are misrepresenting research on child well-being to make their cases against gay marriage.
The Children Get Their Chance To Speak In Utah Gay Marriage Case
Utah's ban on gay marriage harms the children of gays and lesbians, despite arguments the state has made to the contrary, according to an amicus brief filed Tuesday by a group of national and state gay rights organizations.
SEC Prevails In Tenth Circuit
The SEC prevailed in the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, securing a reversal of the district court's order granting a motion to dismiss its complaint.
Western U.S. Republicans to urge appeals court to back gay marriage
Republicans from Western states are expected on Tuesday to urge a U.S. appeals court to rule state bans on gay marriage unconstitutional, an aide said, citing shifts in the cultural standpoints of some conservatives in a broad national debate.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Broadcasters Ask Court To Cease Aereo Operations In 2 Cities
Aereo's streaming video system is "a textbook case of copyright infringement," a coalition of TV broadcasters told the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals on Monday.