In a legally complicated ruling earlier this year, the Colorado Supreme Court tossed Doubleday’s felony murder conviction and ordered the court to re-sentence him on the second-degree murder charge
In a legally complicated ruling earlier this year, the Colorado Supreme Court tossed Doubleday’s felony murder conviction
Lawyers for Sir Mario Owens had said state court officials — including the state court administrator and chief justice of the Colorado Supreme Court — acted in an “arbitrary and unlawful” way when they fired Judge Gerald Rafferty
The state’s Supreme Court dismissed the case Thursday. The judges said the case was improperly filed, and Rene Lima-Marin should ask a lower court to consider whether he should be released.
DENVER | Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman asked the state Supreme Court on Friday to dismiss Gov. John Hickenlooper’s complaint about lawsuits she filed without his permission. Hickenlooper asked the high court earlier this month to rule that he, not the attorney general, has the final say on whether to sue the federal government. But Coffman […]
Hickenlooper is announcing his selection for a new justice Tuesday afternoon. He’s picking from three finalists — Richard L. Gabriel, Melissa Hart, and David S. Prince.
So Congress can either stop federal prohibition, allowing states to decide the issue for themselves, or after just a few more states allow for medical or recreational marijuana, legislatures can force changes on Congress.
The sheer scope of the massacre and these trial proceedings themselves have taken the characteristic of a war crimes trial. Holmes admittedly unleashed so much pain and suffering, the only questions left deal with whether he was psychologically incapable of stopping himself, how that could happen, and how is it he remained at large and able to pull off such an attack without others stopping him
DENVER | Lawyers for the man charged with the Colorado theater massacre are asking the state Supreme Court not to publicly release one of their motions. The motion is believed to be an appeal of the presiding judge’s order for defendant James Holmes to undergo a second sanity evaluation. It was filed under seal Monday. A court […]
DENVER | The Colorado Supreme Court is expected to rule on a case that could have far-reaching implications for state education funding. A decision is expected Tuesday in a lawsuit filed by parents and school districts challenging the funding system as unconstitutional. The plaintiffs argue that students in low-income areas don’t have equal access to […]