Gessler sues Hickenlooper, wants recall election date set
DENVER -- In a surprise move late Sunday, Republican Secretary of State Scott Gessler filed suit against Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper, aiming to force the governor to set a date for a recall election in Colorado Springs, FOX31 Denver is first to report. Gessler's office certified the recall petitions against Senate President John Morse on July 5, after a protest by Morse's legal team was dismissed.