U.S. Supreme Court

(credit: CBS)

Supreme Court’s Arizona Immigration Ruling Has Implications For Colorado

The U.S. Supreme Court took some of the teeth out Arizona’s tough immigration law. The court on Monday upheld a key provision in the law, but struck down the rest of it, and the ruling has implications for Colorado.


Colorado State Capitol (credit: CBS)

Bill Asking Voters To Erase Gay Law Advances

Senators gave initial approval to a measure asking Colorado voters to repeal an unconstitutional state law that barred municipalities from passing ordinances protecting gay people from discrimination.


Sgt. Gary Stein (credit: CBS)

Marine Booted From Corps For Facebook Comments About President Obama

A Marine claims he was just exercising his rights to free speech, but his comments on President Obama led to his discharge.


(credit: ThinkStock)

High Court Says Colorado Inmate Can Pursue Appeal

The Supreme Court says federal courts cannot throw out a criminal defendant’s appeal for missing a deadline when state officials do not object to the overdue filing.


Nathan Dunlap (credit: CBS)

Colorado Court Rejects Death Row Inmate’s Appeal

A man convicted of killing four people at a Chuck E. Cheese restaurant nearly 19 years ago moved closer to execution following the rejection of his appeal by a federal appeals court.


John Suthers (credit:

Suthers In Washington For Health Care Hearing At Supreme Court

The U.S. Supreme Court is hearing arguments on the constitutionality of the health care reform law championed by President Obama.


John Suthers (credit:

Suthers In Washington For Health Care Arguments

Colorado Attorney General John Suthers is in Washington Monday as the state and others challenge the health care law.


Vice President Dick Cheney (Photo by Michael Smith/Getty Images)

High Court Hears Suit Over Cheney Event Arrest Of Colorado Man

The Supreme Court seems inclined to shield federal agents who are protecting government officials from claims of free speech violations, in a case that began with the arrest of a Colorado man who confronted Vice President Dick Cheney.


Nathan Dunlap (credit: CBS)

Attorneys For Nathan Dunlap Argue To Get Death Sentence Overturned

It has been 19 years since Nathan Dunlap murdered four people and wounded a fifth.


George Rivas (credit: CBS)

Texas Prisoner With Colorado Connection Put To Death

The leader of the fugitive gang known as the “Texas 7″ was executed Wednesday for killing a suburban Dallas police officer during a robbery 11 years ago after organizing and pulling off Texas’ biggest prison break.