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Douglas Bruce (credit: CBS)

Anti-Tax Crusader Douglas Bruce Released From Jail Early

One of Colorado’s best known anti-tax crusaders, Douglas Bruce, was released from jail early for good behavior Thursday morning.

05/31/2012

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Colorado Seeks To Squash Tax Limit Challenge

Colorado’s Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights faces a direct challenge in federal court Wednesday when attorneys for the state will ask a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit by lawmakers seeking to overturn the amendment voters approved in 1992.

02/15/2012

Douglas Bruce outside the courtroom on Feb. 13, 2012, with his lawyer David Lane. (credit: CBS)

Will Bruce Conviction Trigger TABOR Attack?

With Bruce serving time for most of the election season, and for the remainder of the legislative session, will lawmakers take this opportunity to tweak or even kill off TABOR with their own proposed amendment?

02/14/2012

Douglas Bruce (credit: El Paso County Jail)

Bruce Faces Tax-Evasion Sentencing

The father of Colorado’s Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights is awaiting word on whether he’ll go prison after being convicted of evading taxes.

02/13/2012

Douglas Bruce (credit: CBS)

Douglas Bruce Found Guilty Of Tax Evasion

Douglas Bruce, Colorado’s best known tax opponent, was convicted of tax evasion on Wednesday following a trial he said was politically motivated.

12/21/2011

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Coloradans Face Nation’s Only Statewide Tax Vote

The nation’s only statewide tax vote on the November ballot asks Colorado voters whether they want to temporarily raise taxes to generate $3 billion for classrooms and colleges.

10/30/2011

Gov. John Hickenlooper at the 2011 Governors Summit of U.S. Chamber of Commerce June 20, 2011 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Hickenlooper Asks Judge To Toss Colorado Tax Suit

Lawyers for Gov. John Hickenlooper have asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit challenging Colorado’s tax and spending limits.

08/16/2011

Douglas Bruce (credit: CBS)

Douglas Bruce Denies Attorney Regulators’ Allegations

Anti-tax crusader Douglas Bruce is denying allegations that he illegally offered legal advice to people last year.

07/09/2011

Douglas Bruce of Colorado Springs faces charges of felony tax evasion and bribery for allegedly skirting taxes several years ago. (credit: CBS)

Anti-Tax Activist Bruce Wins Delay In Charge

Colorado’s best-known tax fighter lived up to his cantankerous reputation Friday in a criminal case against him, getting his bond halved in an arraignment hearing and taking the prosecutor to task for trying to charge him thousands to see evidence against him.

06/03/2011

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TABOR Lawsuit: A Seminal Moment For The GOP

We are about to witness a fight for the soul of the Colorado Republican Party. The catalyst for that fight will be the bipartisan lawsuit brought over the constitutionality of the Taxpayer Bill of Rights, CBSDenver.com blogger Dominic Dezzutti writes.

05/24/2011

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