Colorado Death Penalty Debated As 2 Mass Killers Get LifeA Denver jury's refusal to give the death penalty to a man who stabbed five people to death in a bar, coming on the heels of theater shooter James Holmes' life sentence, has many wondering whether the ultimate penalty will ever again be applied in Colorado.
Theater Gunman's Life Spared, Sentenced To Life In PrisonThe jury in the Aurora theater shooting trial could not reach a unanimous decision on the death penalty so he will spend the rest of his life in prison.
Good Question: How Does The Death Penalty Work In Colorado?How does the death penalty work in Colorado?
Jury Prepares For Final Arguments In Theater Shooting SentencingThe jury will hear closing arguments in the final sentencing phase of the Aurora theater shooting trial on Thursday afternoon.
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.
State Rep. Buckner Dies From Respiratory IllnessDemocratic Aurora state Rep. John Buckner, who worked as an educator for decades, has died after battling a respiratory illness. He was 67.
Colorado 'Poised To Be A Model State,' Hickenlooper Says In InaugurationGov. John Hickenlooper took the oath of office Tuesday morning to begin his second term as Colorado's governor.
Hickenlooper Claims Narrow Re-Election Win Over BeauprezJohn Hickenlooper declared victory over challenger Bob Beauprez on Wednesday morning, providing Colorado Democrats with one of their few bright spots this midterm.