Saudi Convict Sues Colorado Prosecutors, FBI For DefamationA Saudi national who was denied a request to serve out the reminder of a Colorado prison sentence in his home country is suing prosecutors and FBI agents for defamation.
Bye Week Will Help Rodgers Get Healthy For Packers Playoff RunThe Green Bay Packers do not have to play this Sunday. That is a good thing as quarterback Aaron Rodgers will be able to get some extra rest before the Packers begin their run toward the Super Bowl. They will host one of three teams in the Divisional Round. Their opponent will be determined by the outcome of the Detroit Lions at Dallas Cowboys game.
Colorado Governor's Race Close Until The EndA Colorado governor's race that few expected to be close enters its final day with neither party able to say with confidence that they've gained a clear lead.
Beauprez, Hickenlooper Spar Over Nasty Attack Ads In CBS4 DebateThe nasty tone of election ads in Colorado's governor's race spilled into the final debate on Friday when Gov. John Hickenlooper and challenger Bob Beauprez quarreled over why neither campaign has denounced negative attack ads.
Beauprez Pulls Attack Ad Line That Criticizes Hickenlooper For MurderA new attack ad in the very tight race for governor in Colorado suggests incumbent Gov. John Hickenlooper's policies may have led to the murder of the state's corrections department chief.
Hickenlooper, Beauprez Meet For Another DebateColorado Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper and Republican challenger Bob Beauprez have debated seven times in their too-close-to-call gubernatorial contest.
Bill Addressing Fugitive Parolees Goes To HickenlooperA measure seeking the immediate arrest of parolees who remove or tamper with their electronic monitoring device has cleared the Colorado Legislature and heads to the governor for his signature.
Restrictions On Solitary Confinement Pass HouseThe use of solitary confinement for inmates with a serious mental illness would be outlawed under a bill approved by the Colorado House.
Lawmakers Trying To Restrict Solitary ConfinementA year after a Colorado inmate held in solitary confinement allegedly gunned down the state prisons chief upon being released, lawmakers are moving to restrict use of the punishment for the mentally ill.
Bill Seeks Immediate Arrest Of Fugitive ParoleesParolees who remove or tamper with their electronic monitoring device would be subject to immediate arrest under a bill approved by the Colorado House.
Colorado Senate Approves Solitary Confinement CurbA proposal aimed at reducing the use of solitary confinement for prisoners with serious mental illness has won unanimous approval in the state Senate.
Bill Changing Prison Earned Time In Colorado FailsDemocrats have rejected a proposal to give Colorado prisons the power to revoke inmates' earned time, saying the measure raised safety concerns and discouraged good behavior.