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Powdered Alcohol? Not So Fast, Colorado Lawmaker Says

States are moving to ban alcohol in powdered form before the product goes on sale out of concern it will increase underage drinking.

12/15/2014

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Revenge Porn Penalties Among New Colorado Laws

Online posting of intimate pictures or videos of former romantic partners as a form or revenge will carry criminal penalties in Colorado beginning Tuesday as new laws take effect involving several issues.

06/30/2014

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Rules For Uber, Lyft To Become Law In Colorado

Internet companies that connect riders to drivers with a few taps on a cellphone app will be regulated in Colorado with legislation soon to become law, putting the state at the forefront of a push to try to legitimize the flourishing tech startups.

05/20/2014

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Proposed Traffic Camera Ban Turned Into A Study

A measure to prohibit speeding and red-light cameras in Colorado was changed into a study into whether the devices are effective after several law enforcement officials urged lawmakers Monday not to pass a ban.

04/28/2014

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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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