Justices: Colorado Policy On Court Fees UnconstitutionalThe Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that Colorado's practice of not automatically refunding court fees and other costs to people convicted of crimes but later exonerated violates the Constitution.
Lawsuit Filed Over Grand Junction PanhandlingThe American Civil Liberties Union has filed a lawsuit challenging an anti-panhandling ordinance passed by the Grand Junction City Council.
Judge Rejects Holmes' Challenge To Insanity Law The judge in the Colorado theater shootings has rejected arguments by defense lawyers that state laws on insanity and the death penalty violate the Constitution.
DU Law Professor To Help Lawsuit Against New Gun Control LawsAccording to David Kopel, a constitutional law professor at the University of Denver, background checks violate the U.S. Constitution.
Opinion: The Supreme Court Is Back In DC And Controversy Is Sure To FollowThe Supreme Court justices are back in Washington, D.C., and after the stunt Chief Justice John Roberts pulled three months ago with the Obamacare ruling, I would prefer it was Diana Ross, Florence Ballard, and Mary Wilson coming into town instead.
Presidential Hopeful Won't Be On Colorado BallotA naturalized citizen who wanted to run for president despite not being American-born has lost his bid to get on the ballot in Colorado.
Opinion: Obama Gets Another Big Win From The Supreme CourtPresident Obama won big this week with the Supreme Court decisions on Obamacare and immigration. While Mitt Romney and the Tea Party couldn't have had a worse week.
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Colorado House Recites The U.S. ConstitutionThe newly Republican House in Washington recently read the federal Constitution aloud. Colorado's newly Republican House followed their federal counterparts' lead Wednesday morning and did the same. Some Democrats, including Minority Leader Rep. Sal Pace,
Colorado Lawmakers Try Again To Limit Ballot MeasuresColorado's free-wheeling constitutional amendment process is under attack again by state lawmakers from both parties.
Amending How We AmendShould the Colorado Constitution be as difficult to change for citizens as it is for a legislator? In his new CBSDenver.com blog entry Dominic Dezzutti writes that "it’s time the playing field was leveled."
Senator: End Easy Changes To Colorado ConstitutionThe state senate's president says he's tired of Colorado being a test lab for proposed constitutional amendments pushed by special interest groups around the country, and he wants to raise the bar.