A town of Surfside, Fla., police officer stands guard in front of the home of Sol Pais, Wednesday, April 17, 2019, in Surfside, Fla. FBI agents were looking for Pais, an 18-year-old Florida woman accused of threatening violence in the Denver area ahead of the 20th anniversary of Columbine. On Wednesday, she was found in Clear Creek County, dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Colorado’s new red flag law may have applied to woman whose threats caused mass school closures. But there’s a catch.

Colorado law says an extreme risk protection order to seize someone’s firearms must be sought in the county where the person resides. In Sol Pais’ case, that would have meant Miami-Dade County, Florida.

Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published
Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado mitigation “bank” to offset wetland damage, meet Clean Water Act rules

For the first time in 20 years, a new Clean Water Act mitigation bank breaks ground on the Front Range

Business Primary category in which blog post is published

What’s Working: Will Colorado become the nation’s precedent for extended benefits?

Plus: More small business grants, a D.C. update and how to move to PUA

SunLit Interviews Primary category in which blog post is published

Laurie Marr Wasmund watched a single volume of her historical novel mushroom into a trilogy

The author of "To Walk Humbly" mixed Colorado's real-life heroes and villains of the 1920s with fictional characters in this final installment of the White Winter Trilogy