Senate Judiciary Committee
Colorado is considering becoming the first state to require background checks for people who work for youth sports organizations.
Colorado lawmakers rejected a proposal to increase legal protections for reporters and their sources in Colorado after a New York reporter was pressured to divulge sources in the theater shooting case.
A bill to increase legal protections for reporters and their sources in Colorado is up for an initial vote.
The Justice Department and federal banking regulators will help clear the way for financial institutions to transact business with the legitimate marijuana industry without fear of prosecution.
The Obama administration is facing criticism over its attempt to straddle the federal law that makes marijuana illegal and state laws that permit recreational use of the drug.
A marijuana blood limit for drivers was rejected Monday for a fourth time in the Colorado Senate, where bipartisan skepticism on the pot analogy to blood-alcohol limits helped sink the measure even in a weaker form.
The Senate Judiciary Committee is considering a bill to address concerns about paycheck fairness and accountability for corrections workers.
Colorado Democrats advanced an expansion on restrictions on gun ownership for people convicted of domestic violence offense.
The push to pass a civil unions bill brought a protest to the state Capitol on Friday.
A permanent Colorado ban on synthetic marijuana sold as Spice or K2 is back before a Senate committee.