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Lawmakers May Halt Gaylord Hotel Project Construction

Lawmakers may stop a major construction hotel project in Aurora from being built. A bill advancing through the state Capitol would change the plan for the Gaylord Rockies Hotel and Conference Center.

05/01/2015

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Fetal Homicide Bill Approved By Senate, But Prospects Dim

Colorado’s Republican Senate approved a bill Monday creating a new crime of fetal homicide, a measure proposed in response to an attack on a pregnant woman last month in Longmont.

04/27/2015

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After Attack, Colorado Lawmakers Advance Fetal Homicide Bill

A woman accused of cutting into the belly of an expectant mother to claim the unborn child can’t be charged under Colorado law with murder. But Republicans in the state Senate advanced a bill Wednesday aimed at changing that situation.

04/22/2015

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After Fetus Cut From Womb, Lawmakers Discuss Fetal Homicide Bill

A woman accused of cutting into the belly of an expectant mother to claim the unborn child can’t be charged under Colorado law with murder, but legislators in the state Senate will take up a bill Wednesday aimed at changing that.

04/22/2015

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School Violence Lawsuits Approved After Emotional Debate

A novel effort to reduce school violence by making public schools legally liable for keeping kids safe has been approved by the Colorado Senate.

04/21/2015

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Hit By School Violence, Colorado Mulls Districts’ Liability

A novel approach to make public schools liable for campus violence under a measure is advancing in Colorado, even as lawmakers from both parties wonder whether liability will prevent the next mass shooting.

04/14/2015

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Claire Davis’ Parents Emotional In Support In School Liability Bill

Rocked by deadly school violence, Colorado lawmakers from both parties signed off Monday on a bill to make public school districts liable for shootings and violence.

04/13/2015

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Colorado Senate Republicans Pass Budget, Upsetting Democrats

Colorado’s $25 billion budget for next year passed the Senate Thursday with nearly every Democrat voting no because ruling Republicans rejected funding for some of their ideas.

04/02/2015

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Fetal Homicide BIll Gets New Attention Following Brutal Attack On Pregnant Woman

Murder charges in the case of a woman accused of cutting a baby out of a another woman’s womb were not filed because the baby was not breathing outside the womb. Now some lawmakers want to change state law.

03/30/2015

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Senate President’s Bill Would Expand Protections For Unborn Children

Colorado Senate President Bill Cadman is drafting a bill that would extend legal protection against crimes to unborn children here in Colorado.

03/28/2015

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