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Hearsay Law

Ennio Daniel (credit: Denver DA)

New Hearsay Law Used In Sexual Assault Conviction

A Denver man accused of sexually assault has been found guilty by a Denver jury in a case that utilized a new Colorado law allowing hearsay evidence in cases involving developmentally disabled victims.

11/16/2012

Gov. John Hickenlooper signs the bill into law on Tuesday (credit: CBS)

New Law Gives Developmentally Disabled Better Access To Justice

A bill just signed in to Colorado law is aimed at giving the developmentally disabled better access to justice. The bill was created to allow hearsay testimony in cases where certain victims have developmental disabilities.

04/04/2012