Critics: Changing Guantanamo Prison's ZIP Code Isn't A FixPresident Barack Obama's quest to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, perhaps by moving some detainees to the United States, has fostered an unusual alliance between his congressional critics and liberal-leaning advocacy groups that say changing the detention facility's ZIP code won't solve the problem.
Critics: Changing Guantanamo Prison's ZIP Code Isn't A FixPresident Obama's quest to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, perhaps by moving some detainees to the United States, has fostered an unusual alliance between his congressional critics and liberal-leaning advocacy groups.
40 Colorado Sheriffs Sign Letter To White House Opposing Guantanamo Detainees PlanAs President Barack Obama considers what to do about fulfilling his campaign pledge to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and possibly bring the prisoners to Colorado, 40 sheriffs from Colorado have voiced their opposition in a letter to the White House.
Senate Bill Would Ban Guantanamo Bay Detainees From Colorado, Other StatesThe Senate is poised to pass a bill that bans moving Guantanamo Bay detainees to the United States -- something Barack Obama has been trying to do since he was sworn in as president.
Lawyers Spar Over Prison Restrictions For Marathon BomberProsecutors and lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are sparring over whether an agreement that allowed a loosening of communications restrictions on Tsarnaev in prison should continue now that he has been convicted and sentenced to death.
Backlash From Fremont County On Proposal To Bring Guantanamo Bay Criminals To ColoradoThere is backlash from Fremont County on a proposal to bring some of the world's most dangerous criminals to Colorado.
U.S. To Review Colorado Prisons For Guantanamo DetaineesSenior U.S. officials say a Defense Department team will be visiting a state and a federal prison in Colorado to assess their possible use to house detainees from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, as part of the Obama administration's plan to close that detention center.
Colorado Now Home For Man Convicted Of Killing Nearly 50 PeopleA man convicted of killing nearly 50 people is now behind bars in Colorado.
Boston Bomber Likely Headed To Supermax On Temporary BasisThe Boston bomber is likely headed to Supermax prison in Colorado, at least on a temporary basis.
Tsarnaev Could Be 1st Terrorist Executed In US Since 9/11The death sentence jurors imposed on Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev sets the stage for what could be the nation's first execution of a terrorist in the post-9/11 era, though the case is likely to go through years of appeals.
Inmate Convicted Of First Killing Of Fellow Inmate At SupermaxTen years after the first killing at the Supermax prison at Florence in Southern Colorado, an inmate was convicted Tuesday of first-degree murder by stomping and kicking another inmate to death.
Boston Marathon Bomber Likely To Serve Time In Colorado's Supermax PrisonThe man convicted in the deadly Boston Marathon bombings will likely spend his sentence at Supermax in Florence, Colorado.