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Shorter Community AME Church Pastor Timothy E. Tyler on Sunday (credit: CBS)

Supporters Of Street Preacher Killed In Denver Jail ‘Pray For Justice’

Friends and family street preacher Marvin Booker, who died in 2010 after being subdued by Denver sheriff’s deputies, say the City of Denver has a “murderous culture” that led to Booker’s death.

09/21/2014

Groups gathered at the state Capitol to pressure Congress to take action with immigrant children (credit: CBS)

Colorado Lawmakers Call For Response To Children Coming To U.S. Illegally

Colorado lawmakers and community leaders are calling for a humanitarian response to the surge of children who have crossed the Mexican border illegally.

07/31/2014

Mark Udall, left, and Cory Gardner, right (credit: CBS)

Udall, Gardner Clash On Immigration

Democratic Sen. Mark Udall and his Republican challenger are clashing over immigration issues.

06/11/2014

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State Lawmakers Consider Revenge Porn Penalties Following CBS4 Investigation

A bill in the Colorado legislature to criminalize “revenge porn” moved out of the House Judiciary Committee Thursday afternoon by a unanimous 11-0 vote.

04/25/2014

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Lawmakers Trying To Restrict Solitary Confinement

A year after a Colorado inmate held in solitary confinement allegedly gunned down the state prisons chief upon being released, lawmakers are moving to restrict use of the punishment for the mentally ill.

04/22/2014

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Teacher Tenure Standoff Continues In Colorado

A dispute over new teacher tenure rules intensified Monday, when a bill to change the regulations was axed and both sides threw up their hands in frustration over the legislative effort to resolve their differences.

04/07/2014

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Colorado Close To Ban On Water-Wasting Plumbing

Inefficient faucets, toilets and showerheads moved closer to becoming illegal in Colorado Thursday when the state House gave preliminary approval to the proposal to phase out low-efficiency fixtures.

04/03/2014

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Bill Addressing Jail For Fines Clears First Hurdle

A bill addressing concerns over poor people being jailed for failing to pay municipal court fines cleared its first Colorado House committee.

02/25/2014

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Colorado Lawmakers Propose Records Request Fee Cap

A Colorado House committee has passed a bill capping fees to access public records at $32.

02/20/2014

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Jail For Fines? Colorado Lawmaker Wants To End Policy

The road to jail for Jared Thornburg started with a traffic ticket and a $165 fine.

02/16/2014

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