Group files legal challenge to Gallagher Amendment repeal initiative

DENVER — A group that is seeking to protect the property tax measure known as the Gallagher Amendment filed suit against the state, saying legislators improperly tampered with the language associated with a ballot initiative to repeal it.

The Denver Post reports the group, Protect Our Homes Colorado, claims a bipartisan group of lawmakers that introduced the initiative changed the short-hand issue information sent to voters without proper cause.

DENVER — A group that is seeking to protect the property tax measure known as the Gallagher Amendment filed suit against the state, saying legislators improperly tampered with the language associated with a ballot initiative to repeal it.

The Denver Post reports the group, Protect Our Homes Colorado, claims a bipartisan group of lawmakers that introduced the initiative changed the short-hand issue information sent to voters without proper cause.