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

NEW YORK — Federal prosecutors on Thursday opposed a Colorado man’s request to move his trial out of New York, a legal maneuver that would separate him from a high-profile co-defendant: Steve Bannon. Prosecutors matched every one of Timothy Shea’s arguments to move the trial with a reason why it should remain in New York. […]

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Bernie Sanders sees Bloomberg as a threat in Colorado’s presidential primary — and a perfect foil

At Bernie Sanders’ rally Sunday in downtown Denver, the Democratic presidential candidate and his biggest Colorado supporters shared a consistent message as they spoke to a massive, fired-up crowd. Medicare for All. Protecting the environment. Promoting workers’ rights. And beating Michael Bloomberg.  “We are going to end a corrupt political system in which billionaires buy […]

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Colorado’s attorney general will investigate whether Juul marketed to kids, misled on smoking cessation

Colorado’s attorney general says he will investigate whether Juul marketed e-cigarettes to children and positioned its products as smoking cessation devices without any basis for the claim. Democrat Phil Weiser announced in August, as first reported by Colorado Public Radio, that he was launching a probe of Juul. He said the investigation falls under his […]

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Here are all the lawsuits against the Trump administration Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser has joined

Democrat Phil Weiser became Colorado’s attorney general on Jan. 8, elected on a promise to serve as a check on President Donald Trump’s administration. He has wasted little time in filing legal challenges against White House policies and initiatives. So far, he has either filed or signed onto at least 14 lawsuits against the Trump […]

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Denver is still in the running for Amazon’s HQ2, according to Colorado officials

Hold the phone, Colorado! Denver has not been ruled out as a possibility for Amazon’s second headquarters after all. Despite reports from East Coast newspapers naming New York and Virginia as the next Amazon HQ2, Colorado officials said they just heard from Amazon that no decisions have been made. “Our source is Amazon themselves,” said […]