Juvenile Justice Systems
Gov. John Hickenlooper signed a law that will change how Colorado juveniles can be charged as adults.
Colorado Senators gave initial approval to a proposal to reduce prosecutors’ discretion to charge youths as adults.
The Colorado House approved legislation that restricts prosecutors’ authority to charge juveniles as adults.
Colorado lawmakers moved forward with a measure to scale back prosecutors’ discretion to charge children as adults.
State lawmakers are planning to review the state’s school and law enforcement disciplinary procedures for juveniles.