Colorado Death Penalty Debated As 2 Mass Killers Get LifeA Denver jury's refusal to give the death penalty to a man who stabbed five people to death in a bar, coming on the heels of theater shooter James Holmes' life sentence, has many wondering whether the ultimate penalty will ever again be applied in Colorado.
Good Question: How Does The Death Penalty Work In Colorado?How does the death penalty work in Colorado?
Murder Victim's Father Calls Hickenlooper A CowardThe father of a murder victim says Gov. John Hickenlooper is a coward because the governor said it's possible he could grant clemency to mass murderer Nathan Dunlap.
GOP Renews Death Penalty Attacks On HickenlooperColorado Republicans are unleashing another round of criticism against Gov. John Hickenlooper and his stance against capital punishment, hoping to paint the Democrat as indecisive on the issue in the months leading up to November.
New Bill Would Limit Death Penalty Reprieves From Governor A measure at the state Capitol has been designed to force Gov. John Hickenlooper to decide the fate of death row inmate Nathan Dunlap.
Former Arapahoe District Attorney DiesJim Peters, the Arapahoe County district attorney who put Chuck E. Cheese killer Nathan Dunlap on death row, died Wednesday following a seven-month battle with cancer.
Attorney Says Death Penalty A Hard Sell In DenverIf convicted he'll be the first person to face the death penalty in Denver in years, and one day after the district attorney announced his decision in the case of Dexter Lewis, experts are skeptical a Denver jury would go along the capital punishment.
Poll Shows Strong Colorado Support For Death PenaltyColorado voters overwhelmingly back the death penalty and are evenly split on whether Gov. John Hickenlooper, who last month blocked the execution of a convicted multiple-murderer, deserves re-election, according to a new poll released Thursday.
Gov. Hickenlooper Delays Nathan Dunlap's Execution Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper has indefinitely delayed the execution of convicted killer Nathan Dunlap, citing doubts about the death penalty.
Father Of Dunlap Victim Tells Hickenlooper He's A 'Chicken Governor'Gov. John Hickenlooper indefinitely delayed the execution of convicted killer Nathan Dunlap on Wednesday and CBS4’s Jennifer Brice was with the parents of one victim when the governor had a private conference call with the families.
Governor Ponders Clemency For Convicted KillerGov. John Hickenlooper has spoken with seven prosecutors and two defense attorneys as he ponders whether to grant clemency to Nathan Dunlap, who faces execution in August for ambushing and killing four people in 1993.
Victim's Mom: Chuck E. Cheese Killer Should Be ExecutedThe mother of a Colorado teenager shot and killed 19 years ago is pleading with the governor to allow the convicted killer's execution to go on as planned.