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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.

02/28/2014

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New Bill Would Limit Death Penalty Reprieves From Governor

A measure at the state Capitol has been designed to force Gov. John Hickenlooper to decide the fate of death row inmate Nathan Dunlap.

02/25/2014

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Colorado Death Penalty Curbs Rejected By Lawmakers

Colorado lawmakers have rejected a GOP proposal to curb the governor’s ability to grant reprieves to death row inmates.

02/24/2014

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Colorado GOP Wants To Nix Same-Day Voter Registration

Colorado Republicans on Monday launched their bid to undo a new elections law that allows same-day registration, saying they’re still not convinced the change isn’t a recipe for possible voting fraud.

02/03/2014

Jessica's father, Mark Lunsford, gets emotional telling his story to Colorado Lawmakers on Wednesday. (credit: CBS)

‘Jessica’s Law’ Shot Down In Colorado Once Again

Some 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.

02/13/2013

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House GOP Approves Bill Requiring Photo ID At Polls

A plan to require Colorado voters to show a photo ID may go to voters. The bill passed out of the House on Tuesday and is headed to the Senate.

03/21/2012