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Revenge Porn Penalties Considered In Colorado

Using intimate photos or videos of significant others to humiliate them would be a crime under a bill being considered by lawmakers in Colorado, which is joining a growing number of states tackling the issue referred to as revenge porn.

04/18/2014

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Bill Would Make Tough Penalties For ‘Revenge Porn’

There’s a push at the state capitol to get tough punishments for so-called revenge pornography.

04/08/2014

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Colorado Weighs Ban Of Traffic Enforcement Cameras

A proposal to ban red-light and speeding cameras in Colorado is back at the Capitol, and the bill sponsor says he has more support than when he pitched the idea two years ago.

04/04/2014

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Proposal Aims To Stop Mug Shot Posting For Profit

Companies that post people’s police mug shots online and then charge for their removal would face criminal penalties under a bill advanced Monday in the Colorado Senate.

03/24/2014

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Colorado Looks To Restrict Cellphones In Cars

A Colorado lawmaker who’s gotten complaints from constituents about drivers distracted by their cellphones is proposing banning their use in cars unless people use a hands-free device.

03/06/2014

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Child Tanning Bed Ban Narrowly Clears House

A ban on commercial tanning bed use by children has narrowly cleared the Colorado House.

02/27/2014

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Child Tanning Bed Ban Clears Hurdle In Colorado

A ban on the use of commercial tanning beds by children won initial approval in the Colorado House on Wednesday.

02/26/2014

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Colorado Getting A Climate Change Czar

Colorado is getting a climate change czar, a new position signed into law this week after a debate that included biblical references and tongue-in-cheek praise for the Weather Channel.

05/30/2013

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Colorado Democrats Strike Back At GOP Voting Measures

In a bitter fight, Colorado Democrats recently muscled through the Statehouse a massive elections reform bill that allows voters to register up until Election Day and still cast their ballots.

05/20/2013

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Major Election Changes In Colorado Get Initial OK

An overhaul of Colorado’s election rules, including allowing same-day voter registration and mail-in ballots for all registered voters, got initial approval Monday.

04/16/2013

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