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CBS4's Shaun Boyd talks with Rep. Angela Williams (credit: CBS)

State Lawmaker Wants All Insurance Fraud To Be A Felony

Insurance fraud is getting to be an even bigger problem. Colorado has no crime of insurance fraud, but that could soon change.

02/07/2014

Rep. Angela Williams and homeowner Leslie Stevens testify at the state Capitol on Tuesday (credit: CBS)

State Lawmakers Try To Rein In Homeowners Associations

State lawmakers took up a bill Tuesday that would help homeowners who have fallen behind on their homeowners association dues.

04/09/2013

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Divisive Colorado Labor Measure Advances

A labor question that threatens to fracture Colorado Democrats moved closer to a possible collision Monday, when a Democratic House committee voted to move ahead with a measure to expand labor rights for firefighters.

04/08/2013

Colorado State Capitol (credit: CBS)

Immigrant Reporting Repeal Advances In Colorado

A Colorado requirement that local law enforcement report suspected illegal immigrants to federal authorities moved closer Friday to coming off the books. The Democratic House gave preliminary approval to repealing the 2006 law.

03/22/2013

The Colorado Legislature (credit: CBS)

Colorado Immigrant Tuition Rate Gets Final Approval

The Colorado House passed a proposal Friday allowing students who entered the U.S. illegally to pay lower college tuition, sending the bill to Gov. John Hickenlooper, who is expected to sign it.

03/08/2013

Robert Dewey was wrongly convicted and served 18 years in prison before being released. (credit: CBS)

State Lawmakers Consider Compensation Bill For Wrongly Imprisoned

A man who spent nearly two decades behind bars for a crime he didn’t commit could get some compensation from the State of Colorado.

03/07/2013

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Push Is On To Prevent Employers From Seeing Social Media Activity

There is now a push from some Colorado lawmakers to keep employers or potential employers from accessing social media accounts.

02/11/2013

Robert Dewey (credit: CBS)

New Legislation Aimed At Helping Those Who Are Wrongly Imprisoned

An effort is under way to change Colorado law and make it so that people who wrongfully imprisoned get adequately compensated for the time they had to spend behind bars.

12/12/2012

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Colorado Division of Wildlife’s $32M Error Blamed On Sloppy Accounting

Sloppy accounting and staff turnover caused a $32.4 million miscalculation at Colorado’s Division of Wildlife, according to a state audit presented to lawmakers Monday.

06/04/2012

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GOP Bill Would Allow Concealed Guns Without Permit

People in Colorado wouldn’t need a permit to carry a concealed weapon under a bill headed for approval in the Republican-led state House.

03/01/2011