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Federal Judge Upholds Colorado Gun Restrictions

A federal judge upheld Colorado gun restrictions that were enacted in response to 2012 mass shootings, saying Thursday that limiting the size of ammunition magazines and expanding background checks on firearm purchases are constitutional acts.

06/26/2014

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Colorado Gun Laws Argued In Federal Court

Colorado’s new gun restrictions went on trial Monday as Second Amendment advocates seek to overturn the laws on grounds that they violate constitutional rights to keep and bear arms.

03/31/2014

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Man Gets 130 Months In Colorado Human Trafficking Case

A federal judge in Denver has sentenced a Highlands Ranch man to 130 months in prison in a human trafficking case.

02/11/2014

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Judge: Sheriffs Can’t Sue Colorado Over Gun Laws

A federal judge ruled Wednesday that Colorado sheriffs suing the state over new firearm restrictions don’t have standing to proceed with the case as a group, but the legal battle is far from over.

11/27/2013

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Judge: Sheriffs Can’t Sue Colorado Over Gun Laws

A Denver federal judge ruled that Colorado sheriffs suing the state over new firearm restrictions don’t have standing to proceed with the case as a group.

11/27/2013

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Judge Tosses 2 Colorado Pit Bull Lawsuits

Pit bull owners who use the animals as service dogs won’t be allowed to challenge pit bull bans in Denver and Aurora.

08/03/2013

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Colorado Gun Magazine Law Proceeds After Agreement

New limits on ammunition magazines will continue in Colorado while sheriffs seek to overturn the law in court after attorneys in the case said Wednesday they had agreed on some technical fixes in the meantime.

07/10/2013

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Denver Judge Won’t Block Colorado Gun Magazine Law

A federal judge in Denver has refused to block a new Colorado state law that limits the size of ammunition magazines.

07/10/2013

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Gun Owner Among Judges Hearing Colorado Gun Lawsuit

A federal judge assigned to hear a lawsuit filed by sheriffs challenging Colorado’s new gun laws is a gun owner herself but says she doesn’t believe a recusal is warranted.

05/22/2013

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Federal Court Limits Calendar Due To Budget Cuts

With federal prosecutors bracing for looming furloughs, the chief judge of the U.S. District Court of Colorado has ordered that no criminal hearings or trials will be heard on Fridays from April 26 through Sept. 30.

03/26/2013

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