colorado

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

LGBT activists say new bills — including one in Colorado — target transgender youth

The proposed laws, if enacted, “would bring devastating harms to the transgender community,” said Chase Strangio, a transgender-rights lawyer with the American Civil Liberties Union

News Primary category in which blog post is published

U.S. Supreme Court agrees to hear Colorado’s presidential electors case. Here’s why the state thinks it will win.

The key question in a case that could affect the entire Electoral College: Do presidential electors have to follow the popular vote?

Drew Litton: Taking aim at income inequality

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

Judge denies gun seizure of Colorado officer’s guns under red flag law

Susan Holmes said there was a credible risk of unlawful or reckless use of a firearm by Colorado State University police Officer Phillip Morris because he threatened and killed her son, Jeremy Holmes

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Taxpayers are only covering Democrats’ legal fees in a partisan Colorado legislature lawsuit. Republicans say that’s unfair.

The case has cost taxpayers $40,000 and counting, more than half of which was appropriated without necessary lawmaker approval

Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published

Red flag law petition filed against Colorado State University police officer in fatal 2017 shooting

In her Jan. 9 petition for an extreme risk protection order, Susan Holmes said there was a credible risk of unlawful or reckless use of a firearm by Phillip Morris because he threatened and killed her son

News Primary category in which blog post is published

“Where are we going to go now?” Denver closes park near Capitol, clears homeless camp citing rats, health hazards

City officials say they didn't use closing the park as an excuse to remove an encampment at the high-profile intersection. The people staying there don’t believe them.

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado’s Jason Crow chosen as Democratic impeachment manager as case heads to U.S. Senate

Crow is a Democrat from Aurora who unseated longtime Republican U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman in 2018

Education Primary category in which blog post is published

More Colorado students are graduating from high school, even if it takes more time

Statewide, Colorado’s 81.1% graduation rate still leaves the state below the national average