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Colorado Lawmakers Introduce Right-To-Die Legislation

Colorado Democrats unveiled what’s sure to be one of the most emotionally charged proposals of the year – legislation to give terminally ill patients the right to choose when they die, with the help of doctor-prescribed medication.

01/27/2015

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‘Death With Dignity’ Supporters To Discuss New Bill At State Capitol

A death with dignity bill will be introduced in Colorado on Tuesday and sponsors and supporters plan to speak about the bill at the Capitol.

01/26/2015

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Dying Man’s Letter Helps Spark Effort For ‘Death With Dignity’ Law In Colorado

A letter to the editor written by a man who was dying has prompted a controversial bill at the state Capitol that would legalize assisted dying.

01/14/2015

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Colorado Plans Right-To-Die Legislation

Two Colorado lawmakers inspired by a letter from a terminally ill man plan to propose legislation next year that would allow people to choose when they die.

11/19/2014

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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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Colorado Lawmaker Feels It Should Be Harder To Change The Constitution

The November ballot could be very crowded with more than 90 initiatives being submitted so far and many of them involve changes to the state constitution.

04/11/2014

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Colorado Death Penalty Repeal Won’t Move Forward

A Democrat proposal to repeal the death penalty in Colorado failed amid uncertainty about whether Gov. John Hickenlooper would support the bill.

03/26/2013

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Colorado Bill Promoting School Debates On Evolution Fails

Democrats rejected a Republican lawmaker’s idea Monday urging schools and colleges to create a friendly environment to discuss what he considers controversial science issues.

02/04/2013

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Bill Urges Colorado School Debates On Creationism

A Colorado Republican lawmaker wants schools and colleges to create a friendly environment to discuss what he considers controversial science issues, a move that critics say would lead to debates about creationism and evolution.

02/04/2013

CBS4's Howard Nathan talks with Rep. Claire Levy, D-Boulder (credit: CBS)

Lawmakers Propose Having Gun Buyers Pay For Their Own Background Checks

The Colorado Department of Public Safety plans to ask lawmakers for $500,000 hoping to add staff to handle all the background checks for people wanting to buy guns.

12/30/2012