19, Feb 2015 - Colorado residents are 1st to file lawsuit asking federal government to block legal marijuana
DENVER - Colorado is facing first-of-its kind lawsuits from marijuana opponents who are asking a federal judge to order the new recreational industry to close.
18, Dec 2014 - Nebraska and Oklahoma file lawsuit challenging Colorado's decision to legalize marijuana
LINCOLN, Neb. - Nebraska and Oklahoma on Thursday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to declare Colorado's legalization of marijuana unconstitutional, saying the drug is being brought from Colorado into neighbouring states.
11, Nov 2014 - NEW INFORMATION: Judge sentences woman to 25 years in kidnapping
A federal judge has sentenced a Colorado woman who kidnapped her newborn nephew from a Wisconsin home and left him outside in freezing temperatures in Iowa to 25 years in prison.
25, Oct 2014 - Colorado Supreme Court rules PERA can cut cost-of-living increases
The Colorado Public Employee's Retirement Association has the authority to cut the cost-of-living increases that current retirees receive, the Colorado Supreme Court ruled Monday.
12, Oct 2014 - Federal appeals court to mull guns in post offices
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service and a rural Colorado man will argue in court Wednesday over where on postal property people can legally carry guns. A three-judge panel of the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals is set to hear the case involving Tab Bonidy, a licensed ...
12, Oct 2014 - U.S. Supreme Court Justice Scalia talks state, church during speech
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia discussed religion and government during a speech at Colorado Christian University on Wednesday. Scalia spoke to more than 400 people — including state officials and lawmakers — during a lunch to mark the university's 100-year anniversary.
12, Oct 2014 - Colorado Supreme Court clears county clerks to issue same-sex licenses
The Colorado Supreme Court has lifted injunctions against three county clerks allowing them to begin issuing same-sex marriage licenses on Tuesday.
12, Oct 2014 - Colorado Springs, CO Gay marriage now legal in Colorado
The El Paso County Clerk and Recorder's Office began issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples Tuesday. The news came after Colorado Attorney General John Suthers ordered all Colorado clerks to start issuing those licenses. Suthers said all of the state's 64 counties must issue the licenses to couples now that the Colorado Supreme Court has lifted previous orders against it. Those orders ...
12, Oct 2014 - Colorado Springs, CO Same-sex couples in El Paso County must wait to receive marriage licenses
The El Paso County Clerk and Recorder's Office isn't issuing marriage licenses until it receives an official notice from the Attorney General's Office. On Monday some Colorado counties, including Pueblo, began issuing marriage licenses, after the state Attorney General announced same-sex marriage will be legal in Colorado, when the 10th circuit court and lower court lift stay orders. The ...
12, Oct 2014 - Pueblo, CO Colorado releases prisoners who threaten to go on shooting sprees
One 42-year-old convicted killer told therapists at a prison for Colorado's most severely mentally ill inmates that he planned to buy a gun, scratch off its serial number and kill as many people as he could.
12, Oct 2014 - Grand, CO Colorado Couple Hide Assets With Directors Named After Pets
DENVER – Mathew Zuckerman, age 70, of Woody Creek, Colorado, was sentenced yesterday by U.S. District Court Judge Robert E. Blackburn to serve 24 months in federal prison on income tax related charges, United States Attorney John F. Walsh and IRS Criminal Investigation Special Agent in Charge Stephen Boyd announced.
12, Oct 2014 - El Paso, CO Escaped inmate arrested in Colorado Springs
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say one of two prison inmates who walked away from a worksite in Denver on Thursday has been caught.
12, Oct 2014 - Some Colorado Clerks Waiting For Court Actions
Clerks in some of Colorado's largest counties are waiting for final court orders before issuing marriage licenses to gay couples.
12, Oct 2014 - Grand, CO Centennial man sentenced to six years for mortgage fraud
A Centennial man was sentenced to six years in federal prison last week for his role in a $2.4 million mortgage fraud scheme, the U.S. Attorney's Office in Colorado said Monday.
12, Oct 2014 - Boulder, CO Alison Powers aims for worlds TT
National time trial champion Alison Powers (UnitedHealthcare), has been motorpacing in Boulder, Colorado, preparing for the world TT championships. Photo: Whitney Rogers. After a successful year, Alison Powers looks to the world championships in Ponferrada, Spain The post Alison Powers aims for worlds TT appeared first on VeloNews.com .