Colorado Court Says Bakery Discriminated Against Gay Couple By Refusing To Make Wedding Cake The Advocate • August 13, 2015 An appeals court in Colorado ruled on Thursday that a bakery whose owner is Christian violated the state’s anti-discrimination law by refusing to make a wedding cake for a gay couple. The ruling announced was a loss for Masterpiece Cakeshop owner Jack Phillips and a victory for Charlie Cr
Colorado Legislative Committee Kills 2 Discrimination Bills Opposed by Gays Denver Post • March 10, 2015 A Colorado legislative committee on Monday killed a pair of bills aimed at barring religious discrimination, which opponents said would have created state-sanctioned discrimination against gays. One bill would have barred the state from doing anything to “burden” anyone’s exercise
Colorado Lawmakers Consider Gay Discrimination Policies KRDO • March 9, 2015 DENVER – A House committee starts work Monday on one the session’s most divisive debates — whether businesses should face penalties for declining to serve gay people if the service violates their religious beliefs. Read more here.
Business, Faith Groups Unite to Oppose Colorado’s “Right to Discriminate” Laws Public News Service • February 23, 2015 DENVER – A coalition of Colorado business owners, faith leaders and community groups is urging lawmakers to oppose legislation the coalition says will legalize discrimination in the state. House Bills 1161 and 1171 would allow individuals and businesses to refuse to follow any law that goes agains
One Colorado Helps Defeat Anti-Equality House Bill that Would Repeal Protections for Transgender Coloradans One Colorado • February 4, 2015 One Colorado was proud to play a key role in defeating HB 1081, a bill that would have repealed protections for transgender people that currently exist under Colorado’s anti-discrimination law. Specifically, this legislation would have created an exclusion in the law that would prevent transgend
Denver Bakery Accused of Discrimination for Refusing to Make Anti-gay Cake ABC 7 News • January 19, 2015 A Denver bakery owner said she is facing a complaint of religious discrimination because she refused to write an anti-gay message on a cake. Read the full story and watch the video here.