Democratic Aurora state Rep. John Buckner, who worked as an educator for decades, has died after battling a respiratory illness. He was 67.
A Colorado mother still trying to make sense of her son’s murder is opening a center offering young people alternatives to crime.
A Colorado death row inmate convicted of killing a witness to a shooting has lost his appeal in a related case, all stemming from a post-concert fracas that led to three deaths.
A Colorado court is considering an appeal by one of three men on the state’s death row after his attorneys testified Tuesday about a list of alleged problems with his trial.
The Colorado Supreme Court refused on Monday to hear an appeal challenging the conviction of a death row inmate after a witness was killed.
A proposal to abolish Colorado’s death penalty will be one of the most emotional issues this legislative session – in part because lawmakers’ own stories are closely connected to the debate.
Lawmakers in Colorado continue to debate whether to ban the death penalty.
A man suspected of threatening a Democratic state lawmaker has been suspended by the company in which he is the chief operating officer.
Denver police say an executive of a technology services consulting firm is responsible for threatening a Democratic state lawmaker who is sponsoring bills to expand background checks for firearm purchases and limit the size of ammunition magazines.
A Colorado judge can schedule the state’s first execution in 15 years after the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected an appeal from an inmate who killed four people at a Chuck E. Cheese restaurant in 1993.