A Colorado judge will not delay the death penalty trial of a man accused of killing a prison guard, despite prosecutors’ objections that they needed more time to respond to new questions about the suspect’s original conviction.
A Colorado prosecutor on Thursday asked for a delay in the trial of a man accused of killing a Colorado prison guard.
Bob Autobee wanted death for the inmate accused of killing his son, a prison guard, the first time he was prosecuted over a decade ago, but he’s now changed his mind and is fighting to testify on the convict’s behalf.
The parents of a slain corrections officer shouldn’t be allowed to testify that they oppose the death penalty when the man charged with killing their son goes on trial, prosecutors say.
Relatives of other murder victims have joined the father of a Colorado prison guard in protesting the death penalty in Castle Rock.
A small protest against the death penalty in Douglas County may help launch a much bigger discussion in Colorado in 2014, CBSDenver.com blogger Dominic Dezzutti writes.
Jury selection continues in a death penalty case in Douglas County as the father of the victim protests against that punishment.
A man urging Colorado lawmakers to abolish capital punishment lifted a container holding some of his son’s ashes Tuesday and said the death penalty would not bring his son justice.