A federal judge upheld Colorado gun restrictions that were enacted in response to 2012 mass shootings, saying Thursday that limiting the size of ammunition magazines and expanding background checks on firearm purchases are constitutional acts.
Gun-control backers in Colorado have abandoned an effort to ask voters to ban concealed weapons on college campuses, saying the question had become a “political football.”
Republicans are zeroing in on two contentious decisions from Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper’s past year in office as an attack strategy now that they have their nominee for November’s race.
Republicans in a pair of suburban Denver districts nominated conservative, pro-gun rights candidates Tuesday to represent them in races that could give the GOP a majority in the state Senate for the first time in a decade.
Both Democrats and Republics are now reacting to Gov. John Hickenlooper’s comments about the state’s tougher new gun laws.
Gov. John Hickenlooper gave a lot of ammunition to his critics in Colorado’s gun control debate during an event with county sheriffs from across the state.
All of us have screwed up an apology, but Governor Hickenlooper will be spending much more time, effort and money fixing his botched apology to Colorado Sheriffs over the 2013 gun control laws.
The battle goes on in Castle Rock over a gun proposal.
The parents of two people killed in the Aurora theater shooting Wednesday criticized Republican Rep. Mike Coffman for not supporting a federal law to mandate background checks for all people who buy guns.
Colorado’s new gun restrictions went on trial Monday as Second Amendment advocates seek to overturn the laws on grounds that they violate constitutional rights to keep and bear arms.