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Initiative to end late-term abortion in Colorado meets signature deadline

Initiative to end late-term abortion in Colorado meets signature deadline

| June 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

Organizers of Colorado ballot Initiative 120, or Due Date Too Late, said their volunteers turned in nearly five times the number of signatures needed to get the initiative before voters in November.

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Catholic leaders praise Colorado’s repeal of death penalty

Catholic leaders praise Colorado’s repeal of death penalty

| Carol Zimmermann | March 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

Catholic leaders praised Colorado Gov. Jared Polis for signing a death penalty repeal bill into law March 23, making Colorado the 22nd state to abolish the death penalty.

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Colorado lawmakers vote to create day honoring St. Frances Xavier Cabrini

Colorado lawmakers vote to create day honoring St. Frances Xavier Cabrini

| March 12, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Colorado Senate March 11 approved a measure to do away with the state’s observance of Columbus Day, a federal holiday, and instead create a day to honor St. Frances Xavier Cabrini, the patron of immigrants.

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‘No greater love’ — Denver Catholics remember Kendrick Castillo, who died in STEM school shooting

‘No greater love’ — Denver Catholics remember Kendrick Castillo, who died in STEM school shooting

| Mary Rezac | May 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

When Sara Haynes heard about the shooting at STEM High School in Highlands Ranch, Colorado on Tuesday, she prayed. A Catholic school teacher in Denver until just recently, she knew some of her former students were now high schoolers at STEM.

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Catholic officials call for prayer, action after Colorado shooting

Catholic officials call for prayer, action after Colorado shooting

| Carol Zimmermann | May 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

Catholic leaders are calling for prayer and action in response to the May 7 school shooting inside a charter school near Denver. One teenager died and eight other students were wounded.

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Colorado Civil Rights Commission drops complaint against cake baker

Colorado Civil Rights Commission drops complaint against cake baker

| Jacob Comello | March 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

One of the commissioners of the Colorado Civil Rights Commission called Jack Phillips’ religious freedom a sham, a “despicable piece of rhetoric” simply meant to conceal prejudices.

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