Colorado Court Of Appeals Rejects Request To Free Mennonite WomanA state appeals court rejected request to free a Mennonite woman jailed for refusing to testify in a death penalty case due to her beliefs.
Mennonite Woman Held In Contempt For Refusing To TestifyA Colorado woman and devout Mennonite will spend a second night behind bars for her refusal to testify in a death penalty case.
'It Poisons The Jurors': Trump's Tweets Unlikely To Affect Terror CasePresident Donald Trump's tweets calling for the death penalty for the man charged in the New York truck rampage could give defense attorneys grounds to argue that Trump has poisoned the minds of potential jurors. But some legal experts doubt that argument will slow the case.
Trump Calls For Death Penalty For NYC Truck Attack SuspectPresident Donald Trump on Thursday backed away from his threat to send the suspect in the New York bike path attack to Guantanamo Bay, acknowledging in an early morning tweet that the military judicial process at the Cuban detention center takes longer than the civilian federal court system.
Colorado Death Penalty Case Could Cause Courtroom RemodelingA judge presiding over El Paso County's first death penalty case in a decade says he will request the jury box be enlarged to accommodate a panel of 12 people plus six alternates.
Man Pleads Guilty In Shooting Death Of DoctorThe man accused of shooting and killing a popular doctor and injuring two women pleaded guilty in exchange for life in prison on Thursday.
Man Accused Of Killing Doctor, Shooting 2 Women, Enters PleaThe man accused of shooting and killing a popular doctor and injuring two women entered a plea on Thursday.
Another Attempt Launched To Repeal Death Penalty In ColoradoAnother attempt to repeal the death penalty in Colorado is underway at the capitol.