A law expanding background check requirements on Colorado gun sales has been in effect for about a year, and an Associated Press analysis of state data compiled during that span shows the projected impact was vastly overstated in a key budget report.
Both Democrats and Republics are now reacting to Gov. John Hickenlooper’s comments about the state’s tougher new gun laws.
A Colorado proposal cracking down on bullies who harass young people through text messages and social media has failed, shocking the bill’s sponsor and prompting her supporters to say they will try again next year.
Veterans returning from military service have a higher unemployment rate than average but that’s all about to change thanks to a new law.
A proposal to allow terminally ill people access to drugs that are still completing clinical trials is advancing in Colorado.
Bullying through text messages or social media platforms would be a new crime in Colorado under a bill that advanced unanimously out of a House committee Monday.
Some Colorado lawmakers say not enough is being done in the state to protect children and teenagers from bullying online or over cellphones, and they are trying to change that.
Gun-rights advocates who want to see a repeal of Colorado’s limits on the size of ammunition magazines realize their chances are slim when they go before Democrat-controlled committees next week.
Some state lawmakers are working to make sure Colorado’s kids are more protected against cyber bullying.
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