Colorado District Attorneys' Council
Colorado still allows killers to use gay or transgender “panic” defenses. But the strategy could soon be outlawed.
The strategy has recently been outlawed in a number of states, including California, New York and New Jersey. It’s still used in Colorado, though sparingly.
Colorado poised to revisit murder law that can send people to prison for life — even when they didn’t kill anyoneBy Jesse Paul Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published
A new Colorado law makes possessing 13,000 fatal fentanyl doses a misdemeanor. Prosecutors are worried.By Jesse Paul Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published
A change to Colorado’s DUI testing system has stoked fears of dropped cases and could shutter a private businessBy Jesse Paul Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published
Colorado lawmakers aim to close loophole that led appeals court to overturn foster parent’s child sex assault conviction
Senon Louis Ramirez’s child sex assault conviction was overturned in September, stoking calls for immediate changes to Colorado’s laws. But the issue has been swirling for years.