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Owner of Shooters Grill in Rifle says she wanted a place where people can express their Second Amendment Rights. (Getty Images)

Colorado Restaurant Encourages Customers And Employees To Carry Guns

Owner of Shooters Grill in Rifle says she wanted a place where people can express their Second Amendment Rights.

06/27/2014

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Federal Judge Upholds Colorado Gun Restrictions

A federal judge upheld Colorado gun restrictions that were enacted in response to 2012 mass shootings, saying Thursday that limiting the size of ammunition magazines and expanding background checks on firearm purchases are constitutional acts.

06/26/2014

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Castle Rock Council Approves Open Carry Election

The Castle Rock Town Council has agreed to let voters decide whether or not to repeal the town’s ban on openly carrying firearms in town-owned buildings and parks.

04/15/2014

Former state Sen. Mike Kopp (credit: CBS)

Mike Kopp Breaks Down His Agenda After Claiming Top Line At GOP Primary Ballot

Colorado’s political world was surprised over the weekend when former state Sen. Mike Kopp claimed the top line of the GOP gubernatorial primary ballot.

04/14/2014

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Colorado Gun Laws Argued In Federal Court

Colorado’s new gun restrictions went on trial Monday as Second Amendment advocates seek to overturn the laws on grounds that they violate constitutional rights to keep and bear arms.

03/31/2014

Hector Diaz leaving court on Dec. 6, 2013 (credit: CBS)

Colombian Says U.S. Weapons Charge Unconstitutional

A Colombian national who was arrested during raids on Colorado medical marijuana businesses says the federal case against him is unconstitutional.

03/20/2014

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Colorado Democrats Uphold Concealed Gun Permits

Colorado Democrats continue to hold the line against Republican attempts to roll back gun restrictions, voting again to turn down a proposal removing permit requirements to carry concealed weapons.

02/04/2014

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Judge: Sheriffs Can’t Sue Colorado Over Gun Laws

A Denver federal judge ruled that Colorado sheriffs suing the state over new firearm restrictions don’t have standing to proceed with the case as a group.

11/27/2013

El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa stands with other Colorado sheriffs on May 17, 2013. (credit: CBS)

Colorado Sheriffs Seek To Stop Gun Magazine Law

Colorado sheriffs trying to stop new state ammunition magazine limits go before a federal judge Wednesday to argue that the law, passed in the wake of mass shootings, is too vague to enforce.

07/10/2013

U.S. District Court Judge Marcia Krieger (credit: colorado.edu)

Gun Owner Among Judges Hearing Colorado Gun Lawsuit

A federal judge assigned to hear a lawsuit filed by sheriffs challenging Colorado’s new gun laws is a gun owner herself but says she doesn’t believe a recusal is warranted.

05/22/2013

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