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Recovering from coronavirus may not be such a struggle for some Colorado downtowns after all

With strong economies going into the pandemic, downtowns from Colorado Springs to Grand Junction say local support helping get them through

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Denver police watchdog will investigate how DPD handled protests. Here’s what he can do — and can’t.

Denver Independent Monitor Nicholas Mitchell said his review will examine how police used less-lethal munitions and military equipment

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Carotid holds would now be banned under Colorado’s police accountability bill, which is nearing passage

Thirteen amendments were passed on Wednesday night, including a requirement that prosecutors notify the public when they forward an investigation into a police-involved death to a grand jury

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Denver to dismiss 320 curfew charges stemming from George Floyd protests

The City Attorney's Office says it is dropping the charges for people who were not charged with additional crimes related to destructive or violent behavior

Littwin: It’s been a long time coming, but is change really on the way?

Polls show Americans support George Floyd protesters and agree cops need to change

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Colorado’s sweeping police accountability bill now requires officers to face imminent threat before using deadly force

Another amendment added to Senate Bill 217 on Monday prohibits officers from using tear gas on protesters without warning. The measure now has bipartisan support.

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Tragedy has prepared Colorado students for their next battle: police brutality and racism

Many students have added their voice to the Black Lives Matter movement as Denver demonstrations span into their second week. Tired of sitting back, they’re taking the lead.