A bill that would have meant a felony conviction for people repeatedly caught driving drunk died in the state Senate on Tuesday.
There is a push to erase cannabis crimes of the past now that pot is legal in Colorado.
Bullying through text messages or social media platforms would be a new crime in Colorado under a bill that advanced unanimously out of a House committee Monday.
Colorado is a major distributor of synthetic marijuana or “Spice,” but a new law could put many sellers out of business.
A blow up between Democrats and Republicans at the state Capitol has put a sweeping anti-crime measure in jeopardy.
Those who do drugs now may be in their own category according to Colorado law. State lawmakers want to overhaul how people are sentenced in the state for drug offenses.
Nearly all people going through Colorado’s criminal court system will have to submit DNA samples under a bill introduced at the Statehouse.
There’s a proposal to collect DNA from everyone who commits a crime in Colorado, no matter how small.
The synthetic drugs known as bath salts are now officially banned in Colorado. Tobacco shops and even some convenience stores across the state sold the synthetic cathinones.
Colorado lawmakers are proposing reducing penalties for some drug possession offenses from felonies to misdemeanors in a move supporters say is aimed at ensuring offenders get treatment instead of long prison sentences.