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Bob Autobee protests against the death penalty. (credit: CBS)

Prosecutor Wants Delay In Prison Guard Death Trial

A Colorado prosecutor on Thursday asked for a delay in the trial of a man accused of killing a Colorado prison guard.

02/27/2014

James Holmes in court on Sept. 30, 2012 (credit: Bill Robles)

October Trial Date Set In Aurora Movie Shooting

The man accused of the mass shooting at an Aurora movie theater in 2012 now faces trial in October.

02/27/2014

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New Bill Would Limit Death Penalty Reprieves From Governor

A measure at the state Capitol has been designed to force Gov. John Hickenlooper to decide the fate of death row inmate Nathan Dunlap.

02/25/2014

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Colorado Death Penalty Curbs Rejected By Lawmakers

Colorado lawmakers have rejected a GOP proposal to curb the governor’s ability to grant reprieves to death row inmates.

02/24/2014

Sir Mario Owens, left, and engaged couple Vivian Wolfe and Javad Marshall-Fields (credit: CBS)

Supreme Court Keeps Death Penalty Case File Sealed

The U.S. Supreme Court is refusing to order Colorado to open the case file of a man on death row.

02/24/2014

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Former Arapahoe District Attorney Dies

Jim Peters, the Arapahoe County district attorney who put Chuck E. Cheese killer Nathan Dunlap on death row, died Wednesday following a seven-month battle with cancer.

02/21/2014

James Holmes in court on Sept. 30, 2012 (credit: Bill Robles)

Judge Orders 2nd Mental Exam In Theater Shooting

The judge in the Colorado theater shootings says defendant James Holmes must undergo a second psychiatric evaluation at the state mental hospital.

02/19/2014

Bob Autobee in court on Thursday (credit: CBS)

Slain Colorado Prison Guard’s Dad Fights To Testify Against Death Penalty

Bob Autobee wanted death for the inmate accused of killing his son, a prison guard, the first time he was prosecuted over a decade ago, but he’s now changed his mind and is fighting to testify on the convict’s behalf.

02/13/2014

James Holmes in court on Sept. 30, 2012 (credit: Bill Robles)

Judge: DA Can Use Holmes’ Cellphone As Evidence

Eerie self-portraits that Colorado theater shooting defendant James Holmes took with his cellphone hours before the attack could be shown to jurors after the judge ruled that prosecutors can use evidence from the phone at his trial.

02/10/2014

Lester Vann Waters Jr. and Michael Keith Spell (credit: Williams County Sheriff's Department)

Competency Hearing Scheduled For Colorado Man In Teacher Death Case

A Montana judge has scheduled a two-day competency hearing to determine if a Colorado man charged with killing a high school teacher is fit for trial.

02/05/2014

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