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Colorado Lawmakers Advance Police Oversight Bills

Colorado 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.

03/25/2015

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Cyberbullying Bill Clears Hurdle In Colorado Senate After Mother’s Emotional Story

A bill to crack down on cyberbullying appears headed to approval in the Colorado Senate.

03/04/2015

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Colorado Senate Rejects Drone Surveillance Limits

A proposal to limit government drone surveillance in Colorado has failed in its first test.

02/25/2015

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Government Drone Limits Face Rocky Future In Colorado

A 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.

02/24/2015

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Temporary Powdered Alcohol Ban Advances In Colorado Senate

Grappling 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.

02/24/2015

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Bill Would Change Way Police Do Suspect Lineups In Colorado

Colorado is poised to become the 12th state to overhaul procedures for eyewitness identifications in criminal prosecutions.

02/09/2015

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Colorado Mulls Background Checks For Youth Sports Leagues

Colorado is considering becoming the first state to require background checks for people who work for youth sports organizations.

01/28/2015

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Bill To Bolster Colorado Media Shield Law Fails

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.

01/27/2014

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Vote On Colorado Media Shield Law Delayed

A bill to increase legal protections for reporters and their sources in Colorado is up for an initial vote.

01/15/2014

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Feds Seek To Legalize Marijuana Industry Banking

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.

09/10/2013

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