Summer of Violence
The mother of a young man killed by a gunman in 2004 pleaded with the crowd to think about someone’s mother before pulling the trigger.
Gov. John Hickenlooper signed a law that will change how Colorado juveniles can be charged as adults.
Colorado Senators gave initial approval to a proposal to reduce prosecutors’ discretion to charge youths as adults.
Colorado lawmakers moved forward with a measure to scale back prosecutors’ discretion to charge children as adults.
Legislators are analyzing how Colorado schools punish students in order to determine whether changes are needed to policies.