The newest member of the Colorado Supreme Court is being sworn into office.
Denver District Judge William Hood III has been tapped to join the Colorado Supreme Court. Hood will replace retiring Chief Justice Michael Bender.
Michael Bender will step down as chief justice of the Colorado Supreme Court when he hits the state’s mandatory retirement age of 72.
Gov. John Hickenlooper will join Colorado Supreme Court Chief Justice Michael Bender, Attorney General John Suthers and former Gov. Bill Ritter Monday to dedicate the new Ralph L. Carr Judicial Center.
Colorado’s top judge says the judicial branch is doing a better job keeping people out of jail.
Colorado’s nine electoral college voters cast their ballots at a ceremony at the state Capitol to ratify the results of the presidential race.
An audit found that the Colorado’s court system sometimes fails to ensure that wards of the state are protected from theft or that their court-appointed guardians and conservators get background checks.