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Drug Access By Terminally Ill Passes Colorado House

Legislation allowing terminally ill people access to unapproved drugs, a so-called “Dallas Buyers Club” bill, has unanimously passed the Colorado House.

04/01/2014

William Head (credit: Denver Police Department)

Man Accused Of Prostitution While Knowing He Had AIDS

A man accused of engaging in prostitution while knowing he had AIDS has been formally charged in Denver.

08/12/2013

Medical Marijuana (credit: Colorado Department of Transportation)

Audit: Oversight Of Colorado Medical Pot Lax

Auditors say a dozen physicians have issued half of the medical marijuana recommendations in Colorado and that the state is not providing enough oversight so only qualified individuals get referrals to use the drug.

07/15/2013

Former U. S. Surgeon General C. Everett Koop on June 5, 2001, during an AIDS policy symposium in Washington, D. C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

He Was Always Your Doctor … And Mine

“Besides a few people I’ve been to war with, my list of heroes is like a sparse cupboard, which became a little more barren with the death of a friend today,” Dr. Dave Hnida writes in reference to the passing of Dr. C. Everett Koop.

02/26/2013

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Strategy, Timing Key To States’ Pot Legalization

Washington and Colorado, both culturally and politically, offered fertile ground for legalization advocates — Washington for its liberal politics, Colorado for its libertarian streak, and both for their Western independence.

12/02/2012

Pridefest on Saturday (credit: CBS)

Thousands Flock To Civic Center Park For Pridefest

There were lots of colorful costumes, food options and unique entertainment at Civic Center Park on Saturday for the 37th annual Pridefest celebration.

06/16/2012

Datha Nation (credit: Longmont Police Department)

Woman Accused Of Robbing Bank With ‘AIDS Syringe’ Allegedly Strikes Again

Police are accusing a 64-year-old woman of trying to rob a bank and it’s not the first time she’s been a suspect.

05/15/2012

An image of the suspect (credit: Longmont Police Department)

Police: Crook Used ‘AIDS’ Scare To Rob A Bank

Longmont police are looking for a woman who robbed a bank and used the threat of AIDS as her weapon.

06/10/2011