2 Bills Benefiting Juveniles Serving Life Sentences Clear HurdleColorado's youngest murderers were up for debate at the state Capitol on Wednesday as some say juvenile killers are punished too harshly and they want a change in the law.
Youth Life Without Parole Debated By Colorado LawmakersColorado's district attorneys are opposing a Senate bill to bring the state in line with U.S. Supreme Court rulings that life without parole sentences for youth offenders are unconstitutional.
After Fetus Cut From Womb, Lawmakers Discuss Fetal Homicide BillA woman accused of cutting into the belly of an expectant mother to claim the unborn child can't be charged under Colorado law with murder, but legislators in the state Senate will take up a bill Wednesday aimed at changing that.
Hit By School Violence, Colorado Mulls Districts' LiabilityA novel approach to make public schools liable for campus violence under a measure is advancing in Colorado, even as lawmakers from both parties wonder whether liability will prevent the next mass shooting.
Colorado Lawmakers Advance Police Oversight BillsColorado legislators gave initial approval Wednesday to three bills designed to increase oversight on law enforcement after high-profile cases alleging excessive force in the state and nationwide.
Cyberbullying Bill Clears Hurdle In Colorado Senate After Mother's Emotional StoryA bill to crack down on cyberbullying appears headed to approval in the Colorado Senate.
Colorado Senate Rejects Drone Surveillance LimitsA proposal to limit government drone surveillance in Colorado has failed in its first test.
Government Drone Limits Face Rocky Future In ColoradoA proposal to limit drone surveillance by law enforcement in Colorado appears headed for defeat after a raft of government officials lined up to oppose it Tuesday.
Temporary Powdered Alcohol Ban Advances In Colorado SenateGrappling with how to regulate powdered alcohol, Colorado lawmakers advanced legislation Tuesday to put the sale of the product on hold before it's in stores.
Bill Would Change Way Police Do Suspect Lineups In ColoradoColorado is poised to become the 12th state to overhaul procedures for eyewitness identifications in criminal prosecutions.
Colorado Mulls Background Checks For Youth Sports LeaguesColorado is considering becoming the first state to require background checks for people who work for youth sports organizations.
Bill To Bolster Colorado Media Shield Law FailsColorado 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.