Claire Levy

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Lawmakers Look At Crimes Against Pregnant Women

Crimes against pregnant women would be punished with a new statute that got initial approval from Colorado lawmakers Tuesday.

02/19/2013

The Guns For Everyone Facebook page (credit: CBS)

Gun Rights Advocate Creates High-Capacity Magazine Contest On Facebook

After hours of debate Friday night, the state House of Representatives gave initial approval to a package of gun control measures.

02/17/2013

File photo of a person holding a gun. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Colorado Closer To Restricting Weapons On Campuses

Public college campuses in Colorado would be off-limits for concealed weapons under a bill that passed its first legislative test Wednesday.

02/13/2013

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Colorado May Restrict Concealed Weapons On Campuses

Gun-rights activists and college students thronged the Capitol Wednesday to see lawmakers debate concealed weapons on campuses.

02/13/2013

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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 Howard Nathan talks with Rep. Claire Levy, D-Boulder (credit: CBS)

Lawmakers Propose Having Gun Buyers Pay For Their Own Background Checks

The Colorado Department of Public Safety plans to ask lawmakers for $500,000 hoping to add staff to handle all the background checks for people wanting to buy guns.

12/30/2012

Aurora Movie Shooting (credit: CBS)

Hickenlooper Says It’s Time To Talk Gun Control

Five months after a movie theater massacre in suburban Denver shocked the nation, Gov. John Hickenlooper now says “the time is right” for state lawmakers to consider gun control measures.

12/13/2012

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State Lawmakers Reject Lower North Fork Fire Proposal

A proposal to double the amount of money the state can pay out to fire victims failed to pass in the Colorado Legislature on Tuesday.

09/26/2012

An image of Ann Appel's burned out home from Copter4 (credit: CBS)

GOP: Set Up Panel To Pay Colorado Wildfire Victims

Republicans want to create a commission to pay victims of a wildfire southwest of Denver that killed three people and damaged two dozen homes.

04/24/2012

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DA’s Authority In Colorado Juvenile Cases Debated

Colorado lawmakers moved forward with a measure to scale back prosecutors’ discretion to charge children as adults.

03/16/2012

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