Blood Alcohol Tests Halted At Lab Amid ConcernsBlood testing for drugs and alcohol will be suspended at a Colorado laboratory lab after defense attorneys raised concerns about the objectivity of the process and the possibility of appeals to thousands of drunk-driving convictions.
Colorado Chief Medical Officer ResignsColorado's chief medical officer is resigning, less than a week after the release of a state report raising questions about a laboratory under his supervision.
Lawyers: State Lab Woes Could Lead To Thousands Of AppealsDefense lawyers say potentially thousands of criminal convictions could be appealed because of problems at a state laboratory that tests drunk-driving suspects' blood.
Review Prompts Changes At Colorado Toxicology LabThe Colorado health department announced changes at its toxicology lab after a personnel investigation found that refrigerators holding drivers' blood-alcohol samples were unlocked.
Colorado Democrats Seeing Partial Victories On Oil, GasDemocrats who came to Denver hoping for a new era of oil and gas oversight this year are having to settle for partial victories taking on the state's most powerful industry.
Pot Task Force Tackles Protection For ChildrenThe Amendment 64 Task Force is making recommendations to the state about how to implement recreational marijuana.
Rules To Limit Effects Of Drilling Get Initial OKColorado regulators gave initial approval Wednesday to rules meant to limit the effects of oil and gas drilling on homes, including a rule increasing the distance that rigs must be from occupied buildings.
Colorado To Study Oil And Gas Emissions Colorado officials are launching a study of emissions tied to oil and gas development following a hearing by regulators that questions the science needed for making rules.
Recreational Pot Regulation Work Begins In ColoradoA 24-member task force appointed to set up marijuana rules meets Monday for the first time.
715 Whooping Cough Cases So Far This Year In ColoradoThe Colorado health department says at least 715 cases of whooping cough have been reported in the state so far this year.
Children's Health In Colorado Getting WorseThe overall health of children in Colorado is getting worse, not better. Kids in Colorado get a C- when it comes to their health.
Farmers Fear Listeria Has Ruined Selling SeasonA multistate Listeria outbreak linked to a Colorado farm has the state's melon farmers worried that their prime selling season has been ruined.