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.
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.
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 Death Row Appeal Denied, Case Linked To OwensA Colorado death row inmate convicted of killing a witness to a shooting has lost his appeal in a related case, all stemming from a post-concert fracas that led to three deaths.
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.