Colorado theater shooter James Holmes will be sentenced to either death or life in prison without parole after the penalty phase of his trial, which starts Wednesday. Either way, Holmes can expect to spend decades in prison.
A new youth center is opening its doors in Aurora. A ribbon-cutting ceremony is scheduled for Sunday evening at the Dayton Street Opportunity Center.
Snowy, cold weather is forcing a state representative to postpone by a week the opening of a community center that will provide health, job, educational and others services to try to keep young people away from crime.
A Colorado mother still trying to make sense of her son’s murder is opening a center offering young people alternatives to crime.
A Colorado court is considering an appeal by one of three men on the state’s death row after his attorneys testified Tuesday about a list of alleged problems with his trial.
The U.S. Supreme Court is refusing to order Colorado to open the case file of a man on death row.
The Colorado Supreme Court refused on Monday to hear an appeal challenging the conviction of a death row inmate after a witness was killed.
A man urging Colorado lawmakers to abolish capital punishment lifted a container holding some of his son’s ashes Tuesday and said the death penalty would not bring his son justice.
A proposal to abolish Colorado’s death penalty will be one of the most emotional issues this legislative session – in part because lawmakers’ own stories are closely connected to the debate.
The Colorado Court of Appeals has upheld the conviction of a man on death row who killed a potential witness and his fiancée.