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Capitol riot

Man accused of assaulting police, AP photographer in Jan. 6 Capitol riot arrested in Brighton

Rodney Milstreed is accused of throwing flagpole bearing a Navy flag "javelin-like" toward a group of Capitol police officers blocking the stairs leading up to the Capitol

Crime and Courts

Judge: Trump likely committed crimes related to election, orders John Eastman to release emails

Lawyer John Eastman was a visiting professor at CU Boulder but the university severed ties following the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol

Crime and Courts

Biden decries Trump backers as “dagger at throat” of democracy

Thursday marked the anniversary of the deadly attack on the U.S. Capitol

Politics and Government

“We were trapped”: Rep. Jason Crow, others talk about lingering trauma of Jan. 6

Roughly three dozen Democrats — including Colorado's Crow — were trapped in the balcony seats of the House chamber, not being able to leave until an hour after the siege started

Politics and Government

Silverman: We could all use a mulligan in 2022

Like golf, life is full of highs and lows. From politics to climate change and criminal justice, we could all use another chance

Opinion Columns

Littwin: It’s much easier to say that U.S. democracy is under attack than to figure out what to do about it

Atlantic writer Barton Gellman says Trump and his allies are already preparing for the next coup attempt. And that the Jan. 6 insurrection was just so much practice.

Opinion Columns

Colorado man gets house arrest for Jan. 6 riot, calls himself an idiot

“Now he knows that he was misled by his president,” said the defense attorney for Glenn Wes Lee Croy

Crime and Courts

Littwin: Biden’s passionate speech on the GOP assault on democracy got everything right — except the solution

If Biden, the great Senate institutionalist, doesn’t call out those Dems who oppose filibuster reform, then the speech defending voting rights is just so many words and Biden becomes part of the problem

Opinion Columns

Opinion: Happy sad birthday, America

We can honor history by keeping the Fourth of July real and still finding great things to celebrate

Opinion Columns

Littwin: Republicans ignore the lessons of the Jan. 6 Capitol assault. Now Democrats must learn the lesson of May 28.

The only way for Democrats to protect voting rights in America is to pass a national standard. And the only way to pass it is to kill the filibuster.

Opinion Columns

Nicolais: What if the January 6 Capitol riot was just a practice run?

If Congress does not enact a commission to review the insurrection that took place in January, it will court more violence in the future

Opinion Columns

U.S. House to vote on new security as threats more than double

Rep. Jason Crow said the threats from outside “are unfortunately the reality of congressional life.”

News

Silverman: Rudy Giuliani and his Colorado connection are putting on an incriminating show

Giuliani’s choice for Colorado counsel is former Secretary of State Scott Gessler

Opinion Columns

Nicolais: Liz Cheney’s last full measure of devotion is at the altar of our democracy

Wyoming’s sole U.S. Representative is engaged in a battle over more than just the future of the Republican Party

Opinion Columns

Erie man is 10th Coloradan arrested in connection with U.S. Capitol riot

Logan Grover was identified as being part of the crowd in social media videos and body camera footage, according to federal court documents

Crime and Courts

Trinidad man is ninth Coloradan facing federal charges following U.S. Capitol riot

Jacob Travis Clark of Trinidad faces six federal charges including unlawful entry, disorderly conduct and obstruction of law enforcement.

Crime and Courts

Denver police officer pleads for U.S. Capitol riot suspect’s release

The name of the writer of the letter in support of Jeffrey Sabol has been redacted in federal court records

Crime and Courts