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Stevie Vigil in court in March 2013 (credit: CBS)

New Trial Set For Accused Gun Buyer Stevie Vigil

The trial of a woman accused of buying the gun used to kill Colorado corrections chief Tom Clements was delayed until December on Monday but there’s a chance she could plead guilty before then.

10/07/2013

Department of Corrections Executive Director Rick Raemisch (credit: CBS)

DOC Chief: Parole Supervision Needs Improvement

The head of Colorado prisons told lawmakers his department needs to improve the monitoring of parolees, and that officials are considering using cell phones instead of electronic bracelets to do so.

09/27/2013

Homaidan Al-Turki (credit: CBS)

Saudi Prisoner Moved To Federal Prison In Colorado

A Saudi man convicted of sexual assaulting his housekeeper and treating her as a virtual slave was moved from a Colorado state prison to a federal prison outside Denver with little explanation Friday.

09/06/2013

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Study: Colorado Needs Clear Rules For Parolee Alerts

An outside review says the Colorado prison system doesn’t have clear guidelines for how officers should respond when electronic alarms indicate a parolee is breaking the rules.

08/30/2013

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Threats Against Colorado Judge Possibly Linked To 211 Gang

El Paso County security officials say a Colorado judge received threats related to the 211 Crew, a prison gang that has been investigated in connection with the killing of the state corrections chief earlier this year.

08/26/2013

Stevie Marie Vigil (credit: CBI)

Woman Accused Of Giving Gun To Ebel Denied Bond

The woman accused of providing the gun used to kill Colorado’s prisons chief will be held behind bars as she awaits trial in federal court.

08/19/2013

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State Audit Results In 300 Revised Prison Sentences

Nearly 300 prison sentences have been changed as a result of a state audit that was initiated after a man who killed the Colorado prisons chief was let out too soon.

08/14/2013

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Colorado Judges Decline To Change 1,200 Sentences

Colorado judges have declined to change prison sentences in more than 1,200 cases that officials said may have mistakenly allowed convicts to reduce their time.

08/14/2013

Stevie Vigil in court in March 2013 (credit: CBS)

Federal Charge Filed Vs. Woman Accused Of Providing Ebel With Gun

A woman accused of providing the gun used to kill Colorado’s prisons chief and a Denver-area man was arrested Friday after she was indicted on a federal charge.

08/09/2013

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Colorado Lawmakers To Examine Parole Supervision

Colorado lawmakers will question prison officials about how they’re supervising inmates on parole in light of cases where former inmates slipped out of monitoring bracelets, including a man suspected of killing the state’s corrections chief.

07/24/2013

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