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Pete Hautzinger

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Deadly Brawl Is Latest Test Of Self-Defense Laws

A Colorado prosecutor said he’s frustrated that the state’s “Make My Day” law prevents him from charging a man who killed an acquaintance during a drunken brawl that spilled into his home, becoming the latest test to self-defense gun laws nationwide.

06/18/2014

Thomas Ornales (credit: Garfield County Sheriff)

Man Who Shot State Trooper Was Awaiting Attempted Murder Trial

The Colorado State Patrol trooper who was shot in Glenwood Canyon on Thursday is recovering from a second surgery but said to be in good spirits.

05/09/2014

Heather Jensen (credit: Lee County Sheriff's Office, Florida)

DA Explains Why He ‘Took So Long’ In Deciding To Charge Mother

The Mesa County District Attorney said there is no evidence of premeditation in the case of a Colorado mother arrested in the accidental death of her two boys.

01/17/2013

Heather Jensen (credit: Lee County Sheriff's Office, Florida), Investigation scene near Powderhorn (credit: CBS)

Mom Charged In Deaths Of Boys Won’t Fight Extradition

A Colorado mother arrested in Florida and charged in the accidental death of her two boys will not fight extradition.

01/17/2013

Robert Dewey (credit: CBS)

Prosecutors: State Must Compensate The Exonerated

In Colorado, there is no compensation and no help of any sort for those who have been wrongly imprisoned.

07/06/2012