Former Deputy Chief Cleared In CORA CaseFormer Denver Police Department Deputy Chief Matt Murray was cleared Monday of any departmental violations stemming from an accusation that he mishandled public records and violated department policies.
Gov. Hickenlooper Vetoes Bill To Make Autopsy Records SecretColorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Friday vetoed a bill that would have withheld child autopsies from public inspection, delivering a victory to government transparency advocates and news organizations.
Colorado Bill Closing Youth Autopsies To Public AdvancesColorado lawmakers have advanced a bill to remove autopsy reports involving minors from public documents available under the Colorado Open Records Act.
Colorado Governor Approves Public Records MediationColorado has a new law encouraging citizens and state agencies to resolve public records disputes outside court.
Colorado Wage Theft Bill Headed To Governor's DeskThanks to a bill that's headed to the governor's desk, Coloradans soon can find out if an employer cheated his or her workers on wages.
Colorado Public Records Mediation Bill Going To SenateColorado's House has unanimously approved a bill offering mediation to those disputing a denial of a public record request under the Colorado Open Records Act.
Colorado Senate Approves Electronic RecordsColorado's Senate wants government agencies to join the computer age when it comes to public records.
Colorado Electronic Open Records Bill Gets Another Hearing bill to bring Colorado's Open Records Act into the 21st century gets a Senate committee hearing Wednesday after months of efforts.
New Efforts Launched To Change Colorado's Open Records ActA Democratic senator is trying again to modernize Colorado's Open Records Act with a bill that would require government agencies to release public records in searchable data formats, like Excel spreadsheets, that are easy for the public to analyze.
No Charges In City Attorney Open Records CaseNo charges will be filed in connection with the curious handling of a Colorado Open Records Act request from last year.
Mystery Surrounds Suspension Of Denver's Top Parking EnforcerThe Denver Public Works Department has placed its manager of enforcement and meter operations, Dominic Vaiana, on paid investigatory leave with little explanation to employees or the public.
Mayor Hancock Declines Interview On City Attorney ResignationDenver Mayor Michael Hancock has declined a request to be interviewed about the resignation of his city attorney, Scott Martinez.
City Asks To Dismiss Shapiro Whistleblower ClaimDenver’s City Attorney is asking that a whistleblower appeal filed by Senior Assistant City Attorney Stuart Shapiro be dismissed. It’s the latest salvo in the controversial and long running saga of Shapiro, who was placed on paid leave for nearly two years before being finally brought back to work.
Denver District Attorney To Review Possible Open Records ViolationThe Denver District Attorney’s Office announced Friday it would take an "initial look" at allegations that Denver’s City Attorney may have improperly withheld or manipulated public records.
State Settles With Families Of Children Assaulted At Colorado School For The Deaf And BlindThe State of Colorado has agreed to pay $1.4 million compensation for two students who reported they were sexually assaulted by another student at the Colorado School for the Deaf and Blind.