Lawmakers Drop Bill To Repeal Death Penalty In ColoradoColorado's Senate has indefinitely postponed consideration of a bill to repeal the death penalty, apparently lacking the votes to remove the little-used penalty from the books.
Death Penalty Bill Draws Criticism From Shooting Victims & District AttorneysThe survivor of what's known as the Chuck 'E' Cheese massacre pleaded with lawmakers not to do away with the death penalty.
Democrats Push Bill To Repeal The Death Penalty In ColoradoDemocrats who control Colorado's Legislature are rushing to act on a bill to repeal the state's little-used death penalty.
Judge Denies New Trial For Man On Death RowA judge has denied a new trial for a man on death row.
Colorado Lawmaker Testifies To Keep Son's Killer From Getting New TrialA lawmaker testified on Tuesday trying to keep her son's killer from getting a new trial.
Judge Hears Appeal To Overturn Death Penalty SentenceA judge will hear an appeal from Sir Mario Owens, one of the three men on Colorado's death row, because of alleged juror misconduct.
Death Row Inmate Could Get A New TrialAttorneys for one of the three men on Colorado's death row are asking a judge to overturn the verdict and give their client a new trial because of alleged juror misconduct.
A Look At Colorado's Record On The Death PenaltyColorado theater shooter James Holmes will be sentenced to either death or life in prison without parole after the penalty phase of his trial, which starts Wednesday. Either way, Holmes can expect to spend decades in prison.
New Youth Center Opens In Aurora With Help Of Rep. Rhonda FieldsA new youth center is opening its doors in Aurora. A ribbon-cutting ceremony is scheduled for Sunday evening at the Dayton Street Opportunity Center.
Opening Of Anti-Crime Community Center DelayedSnowy, cold weather is forcing a state representative to postpone by a week the opening of a community center that will provide health, job, educational and others services to try to keep young people away from crime.
Murder's Legacy: Community Center Opens In AuroraA Colorado mother still trying to make sense of her son's murder is opening a center offering young people alternatives to crime.
Colorado Court Considers Appeal From Death Row InmateA Colorado court is considering an appeal by one of three men on the state's death row after his attorneys testified Tuesday about a list of alleged problems with his trial.
Supreme Court Keeps Death Penalty Case File SealedThe U.S. Supreme Court is refusing to order Colorado to open the case file of a man on death row.
Colorado Court Says Death Row Inmate Got Fair TrialThe Colorado Supreme Court refused on Monday to hear an appeal challenging the conviction of a death row inmate after a witness was killed.
Lawmakers Considering Death Penalty Repeal Hear Emotional TestimonyA man urging Colorado lawmakers to abolish capital punishment lifted a container holding some of his son's ashes Tuesday and said the death penalty would not bring his son justice.