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Charges Reinstated Against Developer In Colorado Springs USOC Deal

The Colorado Court of Appeals has reversed the dismissal of criminal charges against a developer in connection with a U.S. Olympic Committee headquarters deal.

04/11/2014

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Colorado Appeals Court Wades Into Church Battle

The Colorado Court of Appeals ruled Thursday that El Paso County church members had no right to have police remove their pastor during a dispute over spiritual leadership.

03/20/2014

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Colorado Court: Some Pot Cases Can Be Overturned

Some people convicted of possessing small amounts of marijuana can ask for those convictions to be thrown out under the law that legalized recreational marijuana in Colorado, the state’s second-highest court ruled Thursday.

03/13/2014

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Widow Loses Lawsuit Over Husband’s Ski Death

The widow of a skier killed in a 2012 avalanche inside the Winter Park ski area lost another round in a court challenge to Colorado’s ski risk limitation law.

02/13/2014

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Broncos Banners Outside Colorado’s Supreme Court Too Much?

Large Denver Broncos banners decorate the outside of Colorado’s Supreme Court and Court of Appeals buildings, and they aren’t sitting well with everyone.

01/25/2014

Justice Sonia Sotomayor speaks with students in Denver on May 2, 2013. (credit: CBS)

Sotomayor Speaks With Colorado Students Prior To Carr Building Dedication

The first Hispanic Supreme Court justice is in Denver for the dedication of the Ralph L. Carr Colorado Judicial Building. During a talk with students, she spoke about this issue of racial profiling in light of last month’s Boston Marathon bombings investigation.

05/02/2013

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Quadriplegic Reacts With ‘Disappointment’ Following Landmark Pot Ruling

A landmark ruling Thursday could impact any working Coloradan who uses marijuana legally.

04/26/2013

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Colorado Court Says No Job Protection For Pot Users

People who test positive for smoking pot can legally be fired from their job, the Colorado Court of Appeals ruled Thursday in deciding that there is no employment protection for marijuana users.

04/25/2013

Fast Eddy Aki'a of Hawaii smokes a joint as thousands gathered to celebrate the state's medicinal marijuana laws and collectively light up at 4:20 p.m. in Civic Center Park April 20, 2012 in Denver. (Photo by Marc Piscotty/Getty Images)

Court Says Pot Smokers Can Be Fired Even In Colorado

Medical and recreational marijuana may be legal in Colorado, but employers in the state can lawfully fire workers who test positive for the drug, even if it was used off duty, according to a court ruling Thursday.

04/25/2013

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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

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