A new attack ad in the very tight race for governor in Colorado suggests incumbent Gov. John Hickenlooper’s policies may have led to the murder of the state’s corrections department chief.
The Colorado Supreme Court refused on Monday to hear an appeal challenging the conviction of a death row inmate after a witness was killed.
Gov. John Hickenlooper has spoken with seven prosecutors and two defense attorneys as he ponders whether to grant clemency to Nathan Dunlap, who faces execution in August for ambushing and killing four people in 1993.
The district attorney of the office that prosecuted a man on death row is asking Gov. John Hickenlooper not to grant him clemency.
Gov. John Hickenlooper is meeting with lawyers, victims’ families and law enforcement about the pending execution of one of three men on Colorado’s death row.
A man convicted of shooting four people to death at a Colorado pizza restaurant in 1993 will learn Wednesday the week in which state officials plan to execute him.
Condemned killer Nathan Dunlap has lost his bid to challenge the procedure that Colorado will use to execute him.
One of the remaining notorious “Texas 7″ gang members on death row has lost a court appeal.
A Colorado judge can schedule the state’s first execution in 15 years after the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected an appeal from an inmate who killed four people at a Chuck E. Cheese restaurant in 1993.
The lead prosecutor handling the mass shooting in a Denver suburb says it will be months before there’s a decision on whether to pursue the death penalty, and she’ll decide only after talking to victim families.