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Colorado District Attorneys’ Council

Inside the Colorado Legislature (credit: CBS)

Bill To Reduce DA’s Power To Charge Youths Debated

Colorado Senators gave initial approval to a proposal to reduce prosecutors’ discretion to charge youths as adults.

04/04/2012

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Lawmakers Seek To Reduce Colorado Drug Penalties

Colorado lawmakers are proposing reducing penalties for some drug possession offenses from felonies to misdemeanors in a move supporters say is aimed at ensuring offenders get treatment instead of long prison sentences.

03/20/2012

Bath salts labeled "Not for human consumption" are sold to be used as synthetic drugs. (credit: CBS)

‘Bath Salts’ Penalties Move Forward In Colorado

Selling or manufacturing synthetic drugs known as “bath salts” would be illegal in Colorado under a bill in consideration at the state Legislature.

02/21/2012

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7 Bombs Set Off Around Smuggler Mine

Colorado prosecutors got an education after seven bombs were set off at Smuggler Mine near Aspen.

09/14/2011

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