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Nathan Dunlap in court on May 1 (credit: Denver Post)

Hickenlooper Has Final Say On Nathan Dunlap’s Fate

Talks are under way that could decide if a man convicted of murdering four people inside a Chuck E. Cheese restaurant nearly 20 years ago will suffer the fate of the death penalty.

05/03/2013

Nathan Dunlap (credit: CBS)

Court Rejects Execution Procedure Challenge

Condemned killer Nathan Dunlap has lost his bid to challenge the procedure that Colorado will use to execute him.

04/25/2013

Nathan Dunlap (credit: CBS)

Judge Sets Date To Decide When Nathan Dunlap Will Be Executed

A judge set a hearing for May 1 to determine a date a man on Colorado’s death row will be executed.

04/13/2013

Robert Ray (left) is convicted of issuing the orders that led to the killings of witnesses Javad Marshall Fields and his fiance Vivian Wolfe. Sir Mario Owens (center) is on death row for carrying out those killings. And Nathan Dunlap (right) is convicted of killing four at a Chuck E. Cheese's restaurant in 1993. He's been in reviews and appeals for more than 15 years. (credit: CBS)

Personal Stories Grip Lawmakers On Death Penalty

A proposal to abolish Colorado’s death penalty will be one of the most emotional issues this legislative session – in part because lawmakers’ own stories are closely connected to the debate.

03/17/2013

Nathan Dunlap (credit: CBS)

Supreme Court Refuses Chuck E. Cheeseā€™s Killer’s Appeal

A Colorado judge can schedule the state’s first execution in 15 years after the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected an appeal from an inmate who killed four people at a Chuck E. Cheese restaurant in 1993.

02/19/2013

Rep. Rhonda Fields, left. (credit: CBS)

For Colorado Lawmaker, Death Penalty Debate Personal

Rep. Rhonda Fields stood before her colleagues recently and told them about her dead son. He would have turned 30 that day.

02/02/2013

CBS4's Alan Gionet talks with Colorado defense attorney David Lane (credit: CBS)

Death Sentence For Shooting Suspect Could Take More Than A Decade

A decision on maybe the biggest step in the court process in the investigation of theater shootings suspect James Holmes is a long way away — will prosecutors pursue the death penalty?

07/24/2012

Nathan Dunlap (credit: CBS)

Colorado Court Rejects Death Row Inmate’s Appeal

A man convicted of killing four people at a Chuck E. Cheese restaurant nearly 19 years ago moved closer to execution following the rejection of his appeal by a federal appeals court.

04/16/2012

Nathan Dunlap (credit: CBS)

Attorneys For Nathan Dunlap Argue To Get Death Sentence Overturned

It has been 19 years since Nathan Dunlap murdered four people and wounded a fifth.

03/20/2012

Nathan Dunlap (credit: CBS)

Chuck E. Cheese Killer On Death Row Loses Appeal On Burglary

A man on death row for the slayings of four people at a Chuck E. Cheese restaurant in Aurora has lost an attempt to challenge his conviction in a separate robbery.

11/22/2011

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