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Trump disqualification case from Colorado faces headwinds of Supreme Court doubt

BY: - February 8, 2024

An “unmanageable situation.” A “pretty daunting consequence.” A “troubling potential disuniformity.” Although the justices of the U.S. Supreme Court differed in the words they chose to describe it, they were largely united in using their questions during oral arguments Thursday to fret over the potential repercussions of upholding the Colorado Supreme Court’s historic decision to […]

Here are the key issues facing Supreme Court in Trump 14th Amendment case out of Colorado

BY: - February 7, 2024

A “decisive” and “final” opinion, like the one sought by Trump and state elections officials on both sides of the aisle, will require justices to wade into legal territory with little settled precedent or relevant case law from the last century and a half.

U.S. Supreme Court agrees to hear Colorado case banning Trump from ballot under insurrection clause

BY: - January 5, 2024

The court granted a so-called writ of certiorari — a formal order for a case to be heard before the Supreme Court — in the case of Donald J. Trump v. Norma Anderson et al., scheduling oral arguments in the case for Feb. 8.

Colorado Supreme Court blocks Trump from 2024 ballot in historic insurrection ruling

BY: - December 19, 2023

Six Republican and unaffiliated Colorado voters, backed by the nonprofit Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, filed a lawsuit in September alleging that Trump’s actions in relation to the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol disqualify him from office under the 14th Amendment to the Constitution.

Trump 14th Amendment trial in Colorado opens with focus on events of Jan. 6

BY: - October 30, 2023

In a lawsuit filed on behalf of six Colorado voters, the watchdog group Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington alleged that Trump’s efforts to overturn the results of the 2020 election disqualify him from Colorado’s presidential ballot under the 14th Amendment to the Constitution.

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Lorie Smith, the owner of 303 Creative, a website design company in Colorado, speaks with supporters outside of the U.S. Supreme Court Building on Dec. 5, 2022, in Washington, DC. The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in her favor Friday. (Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images)

303 Creative: A fake case with real consequences | Opinion

BY: - July 7, 2023

Conservative Supreme Court justices were looking for a reason to overturn the gains made by LGBTQ Americans.

Lorie Smith, the owner of 303 Creative, a website design company in Colorado, speaks with supporters outside of the U.S. Supreme Court Building on Dec. 5, 2022, in Washington, DC. The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in her favor Friday. (Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images)

Colorado designer does not have to make websites for same-sex couples, U.S. Supreme Court rules

BY: - June 30, 2023

In a statement, the Philadelphia LGBTQ Bar Association denounced the ruling, calling it 'dangerous.'

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Close-up of a pregnant woman's belly in the hospital bed with catheter in hand

Young people deserve better health care than what anti-abortion centers offer

BY: - March 24, 2023

Crisis pregnancy centers steer people away from abortion — at any cost.

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Medicare Advantage saved my life | Opinion

BY: - February 27, 2023

For seniors like me on a fixed income, this is life-changing coverage.

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Fifty years after Roe, our lives are still at risk | Opinion

BY: - January 24, 2023

In the wake of the anniversary of the Roe v. Wade ruling, Americans must take action to ensure access to critical health care.

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Time is running out. Get covered by Jan. 15 | Opinion

BY: - January 13, 2023

Millions more can get assistance paying for health insurance, thanks to the American Rescue Plan and the Inflation Reduction Act.

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Republican U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert of Colorado speaks during a debate against Republican Colorado state Sen. Don Coram at the Sky Ute Resort and Casino in Ignacio on May 26, 2022. (William Woody for Colorado Newsline)

Lauren Boebert is more dangerous than ever | Quentin Young

BY: - December 20, 2022

The bigoted, election-denying U.S. representative from Colorado was awarded a second term, and now her party’s in the majority.