Sexual Assault Victims Make Powerful Case To Adopt 'Jessica's Law'At the Colorado state Capitol lawmakers have introduced two versions of a bill to make sure child sex offenders spend time in prison.
With 2 Different Bills, Colorado Will Get A 'Jessica's Law'Colorado lawmakers from both parties are working on different versions of a bill that would lay out mandatory sentences for child sex offenders.
The Topic Of Crime Drove A Lot Of Legislation At The Capitol This SessionAfter tragedies like the Aurora theater shooting, public safety drove a lot of legislation this year in Colorado, dealing with everything from DNA testing to drug sentencing to crimes against pregnant women.
Feud Between Parties Leaves Sweeping State Crime Bill In JeopardyA blow up between Democrats and Republicans at the state Capitol has put a sweeping anti-crime measure in jeopardy.
'Jessica's Law' Shot Down In Colorado Once AgainSome Colorado lawmakers say there's no need to increase penalties for people who attack young children. What's known as "Jessica's Law," named after a Florida girl sexually assaulted and killed, won't become law in the state.