Dafna Michaelson Jenet
State Rep. Dafna Michaelson Jenet, a Commerce City Democrat, was told she had COVID-19. But her doctor reviewed the results again and says she's got a different coronavirus known as NL63.
Child sex abuse survivors victimized decades ago won’t be able to sue despite Colorado effort to end statute of limitationsBy Jesse Paul Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published
Millions in oil, gas taxes may have been lost because Colorado regulators didn’t enforce reporting rulesBy Moe Clark Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Even if Colorado gives child sex assault victims unlimited time to sue, it may be too late for those already abusedBy Jesse Paul Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
WATCH: Gov. Jared Polis and Colorado lawmakers pitch their big ideas for the 2020 legislative sessionBy The Colorado Sun Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Colorado’s School Safety Committee pushed forward legislation that could better address students’ behavioral health needs. Lawmakers left guns out of the conversation largely for the sake of bipartisanship.
Police respond to suicidal teens instead of counselors under the current system, which is among the reasons leaders are looking to Utah for ideas on how to improve.
If Colorado wants to stop the next school shooting, the state needs to get on the same page, lawmakers say
State Rep. Dafna Michaelson Jenet, chair of special school-safety committee, sees holes in the current system and wants the state to play a larger role
Why Jared Polis vetoed 5 bills, and what it could mean for thousands of licensed professionals in Colorado
The Democratic governor blocked regulation of genetic counselors, sports agents and HOA managers -- moves that erode consumer protections, critics argue
Colorado’s first openly gay governor signs two of state’s most significant LGBTQ measures into law since 2013
The legislation makes it easier for transgender people to change their birth certificates without surgery, a doctor’s note or a court order and also bans so-called “gay conversion therapy” for minors
The Democratic-led General Assembly is analyzing topics ranging from school safety and college affordability to private prisons and tax breaks
The state is a refuge for women seeking abortions, but Democrats see room to improve with the repeal of a constitutional amendment
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.