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Case Name Collins v. Meyers PB-CO-0008
Docket / Court 1:21-cv-02713 ( D. Colo. )
State/Territory Colorado
Case Type(s) Public Benefits / Government Services
Case Summary
This case challenges a Colorado state COVID-19 relief program that gave preferences to minority-owned businesses. The plaintiff, a white man who owns an event planning business, alleges that this program violates his Equal Protection rights. Shortly after filing, on October 12, 2021, a federal ... read more >
This case challenges a Colorado state COVID-19 relief program that gave preferences to minority-owned businesses. The plaintiff, a white man who owns an event planning business, alleges that this program violates his Equal Protection rights. Shortly after filing, on October 12, 2021, a federal judge in Colorado granted the plaintiff's request for a Temporary Restraining Order.



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Issues and Causes of Action
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Defendant(s) Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade,
Nature of Relief Preliminary injunction / Temp. restraining order
Filed 10/07/2021
Case Ongoing Yes
Additional Resources
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  Colorado company sues after being disadvantaged for COVID-19 relief because of race
Pacific Legal Foundation
Date: Oct. 7, 2021
By: Pacific Legal Foundation
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Court Docket(s)
D. Colo.
10/12/2021
1:21-cv-02713-WJM-NYW
PB-CO-0008-9000.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
D. Colo.
10/07/2021
Class-Action Complaint for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief [ECF# 1]
PB-CO-0008-0001.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
D. Colo.
10/12/2021
Order Granting in Part and Reserving Ruling in Part on Plaintiffs' Motion for Temporary Restraining Order and Preliminary Injunction [ECF# 14]
PB-CO-0008-0002.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
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Judges Martinez, William Joseph (D. Colo.) show/hide docs
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Wang, Nina Y. Court not on record [Magistrate] show/hide docs
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Plaintiff's Lawyers Fa, Wencong M (California) show/hide docs
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Roper, Glenn Evans (Colorado) show/hide docs
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Defendant's Lawyers Baumann, Peter G (Colorado) show/hide docs
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Kotlarczyk, Michael (Colorado) show/hide docs
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