Gay divorces already on Colorado dockets

POSTED: 10:18 AM MDT Jul 09, 2013 
DENVER (AP) -

Colorado's civil union law for gay and lesbian couples has only been on the books since May and there are already seven divorce cases on court dockets.

The Colorado Judicial Department says cases are pending in Denver, Boulder, El Paso and Jefferson counties.
    
Supporters of the state's civil union law tell the Fort Collins Coloradoan divorces are part of any relationship and should be expected.