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Ditmer: Don't mess with Denver parks

From Denver Post By Joanne Ditmer 02/22/2015


One of the surest ways to earn eternal mistrust in Denver is to mess with our parks. Mayor Michael Hancock found that out in 2012 when he took 10 acres of the Hentzell Park Natural Area in Southeast Denver and gave it to Denver Public Schools to build an elementary school — on a flood plain. 559 more words

Hentzell Park Update

Judge Refuses To Halt Denver's Same-Sex Marriages

DENVER (AP) - A judge on Monday refused to stop a Denver clerk from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex, despite a still-active ban against the practice. 256 more words


Colorado Gay Couples Wed But On Shaky Legal Ground

DENVER (AP) – Technically, their state still does not recognize gay marriages. But that hasn’t stopped hundreds of gay Coloradans from getting marriage licenses from two county clerks who argue they still have the legal right to provide them to loving couples. 917 more words


Denver clerk begins issuing same-sex marriage licenses

The Denver County clerk’s office on Thursday began issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples, just hours after a Boulder judge rejected a bid by the state to block a similar move there. 547 more words

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Judge: Gay Couples Can Keep Marrying In Colorado

DENVER (AP) – Gay couples can keep getting married in Colorado, even though the state’s gay marriage ban is still in effect, a judge ruled Thursday. 936 more words