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Colorado’s Trump-appointed U.S. Attorney was alarmed by falsehoods about Denver-based Dominion Voting Systems

Jason Dunn said he’s confident in the validity of the election results in Colorado. “For anyone to claim there was any question about the results in Colorado is really not being honest with the public,” he said.

Politics and Government

Seventh Colorado man faces federal charges in connection with deadly U.S. Capitol riot

Glenn Wes Lee Croy of Colorado Springs has been charged with unlawful entry and disorderly conduct related to the Jan. 6 mob

Crime and Courts

Jason Dunn, Colorado’s top federal prosecutor, will resign Feb. 28

"At the end of the day, Coloradans could vote freely and be sure that their votes were counted accurately," Dunn said in a statement announcing his resignation

Politics and Government

Here are the three finalists —including Denver’s city attorney — to be Colorado’s next top federal prosecutor

Kristin Bronson, Hetal Doshi and Cole Finegan were recommended by the state’s two Democratic U.S. senators to be nominated by President Joe Biden

Politics and Government

Former Westminster police officer gets 6 years in federal prison for sex assault

The federal case against Curtis Arganbright came after he received just a 90-day jail sentence in state court for unlawful sexual contact and official misconduct

Crime and Courts

Colorado geophysicist accused in U.S. Capitol riot tried to flee to Switzerland, feds say

A federal judge said the actions by Jeffrey Sabol, a 51-year-old born in Utica, New York, were “beyond the pale and it is troubling to a degree that is really ... shocking."

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Littleton man becomes fourth Coloradan charged in U.S. Capitol riot

Patrick Montgomery is accused of knowingly entering or remaining in a restricted building without lawful authority and violent entry and disorderly conduct on Capitol grounds

Crime and Courts

New York judge urged to reject Castle Rock man’s request to move border wall case to Colorado

Timothy Shea has pleaded not guilty, as have his three co-defendants, including Steve Bannon, Trump’s former chief strategist

Crime and Courts

Castle Rock man charged in alleged border wall fundraising scheme asks to move trial to Colorado

Timothy Shea, through an attorney, filed legal arguments with the Manhattan judge. He is facing allegations alongside Steve Bannon.

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Federal prosecutors charge Texas billionaire with Colorado ties in $2 billion tax fraud scheme

Prosecutors also announced that Robert F. Smith, founder and chairman of Vista Equity Partners, will cooperate in the investigation and pay $139 million to settle his own tax probe

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The Colorado attorney general’s review of Elijah McClain’s death is unprecedented. Here’s how it may go.

Experts say this appears to be the first time a Colorado governor has asked the attorney general’s office to serve as a special prosecutor on a case already decided on by a district attorney

Crime and Courts

FBI, federal prosecutors have been reviewing Elijah McClain’s death

The review ahead of a potential civil rights investigation is ongoing, federal authorities say, and the city of Aurora has been cooperating

News

Federal agents arrest man in Colorado suspected of setting Minneapolis police precinct on fire

Dylan Shakespeare Robinson, 22, appeared briefly in federal court in Denver by video on Tuesday to be advised of the aiding and abetting of arson charge filed against him

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Montrose funeral home owner who allegedly sold hundreds of bodies without families’ consent is federally indicted

Megan Hess, of Sunset Mesa Funeral Directors and Donor Services, her mother, Shirley Koch, face nine counts, including for mail fraud and the transportation of hazardous materials

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Grand Junction weapons company to pay $1 million for selling Army subpar grenade launchers

Capco LLC supplied the Army with M320 grenade launchers between July 2016 and March 2018 even though company officials knew the launchers’ barrels did not meet specifications

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A new Colorado law makes possessing 13,000 fatal fentanyl doses a misdemeanor. Prosecutors are worried.

Colorado lawmakers this year passed a bill to reduce incarceration by making possession of 4 grams or less of most drugs a misdemeanor instead of a felony

Crime and Courts

Former Westminster cop pleads guilty to violating civil rights of woman he sexually assaulted on duty

Curtis Arganbright, 42, faces up to 10 years in federal prison when he is sentenced in March

Crime and Courts

Pueblo man arrested by federal agents wanted to blow up historic synagogue, court documents say

Richard Holzer, 27, wrote on Facebook that “I wish the Holocaust really did happen … they need to die,” according to an arrest document

Crime and Courts

At least 166 children have been sexually abused by Catholic priests in Colorado since 1950, new report finds

It took Colorado’s three dioceses an average of nearly 20 years to concretely restrict an abusive priest’s authority after receiving an abuse allegation against him, according to the investigation

News

Ex-Colorado cop, whose 90-day jail sentence for unlawful sexual contact drew outrage, charged with federal civil rights violation

Curtis Lee Arganbright faces up to 10 years in federal prison if convicted in a rare federal intervention in a case involving a Colorado police officer

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