A Look At Colorado's Record On The Death PenaltyColorado 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.
New Youth Center Opens In Aurora With Help Of Rep. Rhonda FieldsA new youth center is opening its doors in Aurora. A ribbon-cutting ceremony is scheduled for Sunday evening at the Dayton Street Opportunity Center.
Opening Of Anti-Crime Community Center DelayedSnowy, 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.
Murder's Legacy: Community Center Opens In AuroraA Colorado mother still trying to make sense of her son's murder is opening a center offering young people alternatives to crime.
Colorado Court Considers Appeal From Death Row InmateA 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.
Supreme Court Keeps Death Penalty Case File SealedThe U.S. Supreme Court is refusing to order Colorado to open the case file of a man on death row.
Colorado Court Says Death Row Inmate Got Fair TrialThe Colorado Supreme Court refused on Monday to hear an appeal challenging the conviction of a death row inmate after a witness was killed.
Lawmakers Considering Death Penalty Repeal Hear Emotional TestimonyA 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.
Personal Stories Grip Lawmakers On Death PenaltyA 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.
Colorado Court Upholds Death Row ConvictionThe Colorado Court of Appeals has upheld the conviction of a man on death row who killed a potential witness and his fiancée.
Death Sentence For Shooting Suspect Could Take More Than A DecadeA decision on maybe the biggest step in the court process in the investigation of theater shootings suspect James Holmes is a long way away -- will prosecutors pursue the death penalty?
Colorado Death Row Inmate Given Right To ExerciseConvicted murderer Nathan Dunlap has been transferred to the Sterling Correctional Facility where he will have the opportunity to exercise five days a week as part of an agreement between prison officials and the American Civil Liberties Union.