New Colorado Law Targets Frivolous Patent LawsuitsColorado will start prosecuting businesses and individuals who falsely claim to have the rights to an idea or product so they can intimidate inventors and companies into doling out money to settle lawsuits.
Red Light Cameras Need Green Light From Voters Under ProposalVoters in Colorado may soon have a say where red light cameras will be used. Two bills being considered by state lawmakers, one in the state House and one in the state Senate, would ask voters to give red light cameras the green light.
Red-Light Camera Showdown Brewing In LegislatureA group of Colorado senators is frustrated by the slow pace of a House bill to ban cities from using red-light enforcement cameras. So they're forwarding a rival measure to compel towns to get voter approval to keep the cameras.
Animal Shelters Hold Adoption Day At State CapitolAnyone looking to adopt a pet can head to the west steps of the state Capitol building on Wednesday.
Colorado Rejects Limit On Open-Space Land SeizuresA bipartisan group of Colorado senators have rejected a proposal to limit the government seizures of private land for open space.
Audit Rips Colorado Health Exchange Spending
Audit Questions History Colorado's Credit-Card UseEmployees at the History Colorado Center have used staff credit cards meant for official functions to buy individual coffees and lunches, according to a state audit released Tuesday.
Colorado Angles To Expand Hemp IndustryColorado is just starting its experiment with industrial hemp production. But interest in the new crop is so strong that the state is moving to expand the number and size of farms that can grow marijuana's non-intoxicating cousin.
Colorado Senate Approves New Paint Recycling TaxHousehold paint sold in Colorado would be subject to a new tax to fund a statewide paint recycling program under a bill approved Friday by the state Senate.
Fido's Emergency Care Getting Legislative AssistThose cute videos showing firefighters giving oxygen to dogs and cats after a fire? The firefighters could be liable if something goes wrong.
Task Force Begins To Tackle Dog Protection Training For Law EnforcementA task force made up of police and pet lovers met Wednesday to begin implementing a new law aimed at protecting dogs in tense police situations.
Police Training For Dog Encounters Becomes LawNew training for Colorado law enforcement in the aftermath of deadly dog shootings will be a requirement under a bill signed into law.
Dog Owners Want Police Trained To Use Bullets As Last ResortSome dog owners want police officers to go through mandatory training so shooting at pets is a last resort. It's the subject of a bill making its way through the state legislature.
New Bills In Colorado Aim To Reign In Powerful HOAsOn Wednesday Republicans and Democrats at the state Capitol joined forces to announce a package of bills that they say will protect consumers from their HOAs.
Lawmaker Hopes Training Will Keep Police From Killing DogsColorado lawmakers are looking to put an end to police officers killing dogs. They say police need more training when they come into contact with canines.