New Colorado Law Targets Frivolous Patent LawsuitsColorado will start prosecuting businesses and individuals who falsely claim to have the rights to an idea or product so they can intimidate inventors and companies into doling out money to settle lawsuits.
Welfare Recipients Spending At Strip Clubs, Liquor Stores, Luxury DestinationsAs state lawmakers vow to crack down on prohibited welfare transactions in Colorado, a CBS4 investigation has found Colorado welfare recipients spending their payments at luxury destinations across the country.
Colorado Lawmakers Advance Ban On Red-Light, Speed CamerasA push to ban speeding and red-light cameras in Colorado advanced out of a key House committee Friday, but supporters worry time is running out for the bill as the session nears its end.
ACLU Calls DNA Collection On Misdemeanors A 'Serious Privacy Invasion'A bill that would force people to submit to Colorado's DNA database -- even for some misdemeanors -- is being heard at the state Capitol
Lawmakers Push For More DNA Samples From OffendersSome state lawmakers are pushing to get more samples from offenders in Colorado's DNA database. A bill proposed at the state Capitol would require samples even for some misdemeanors.
Proposed Bill Would Allow Startups To Sell Stock To InvestorsA proposal at the state Capitol would allow startups to use crowdfunding to sell stock to average Coloradans.
Colorado Considers Ban On Welfare Cards At Pot ShopsWelfare money or food stamps for marijuana? It's an urban legend that won't go away in Colorado, and state lawmakers this year are poised to pass a law clarifying that public benefit cards can't be used at dispensary ATMs.
State Lawmaker Considers Reintroducing Controversial Bill To Make It Harder To Opt Out Of VaccinesOne state lawmakers is considering bringing back a controversial bill that would make it harder for parents to opt out of vaccinations for their children.
Medical Pot Caregivers May Face More OversightColorado lawmakers will consider new restrictions on medical marijuana growers during next year's legislative session.
Rules For Uber, Lyft To Become Law In ColoradoInternet companies that connect riders to drivers with a few taps on a cellphone app will be regulated in Colorado with legislation soon to become law, putting the state at the forefront of a push to try to legitimize the flourishing tech startups.
Divisive Vaccine Proposal Abandoned In ColoradoColorado has one of the nation's most lax vaccination requirements. And a bill to make it harder for parents to opt out of vaccinating their children has been largely abandoned.
Revenge Porn Penalties Considered In ColoradoUsing intimate photos or videos of significant others to humiliate them would be a crime under a bill being considered by lawmakers in Colorado, which is joining a growing number of states tackling the issue referred to as revenge porn.