Voters narrowly approved the “social use” measure last November. But the ballot proposal didn’t spell out many rules for how the marijuana could be consumed, beyond saying that the drug can’t be smoked inside and that patrons must be over 21
The Interior Department is asking the Denver-based 10th Circuit Court of Appeals to overturn a preliminary injunction that bars the department from releasing more captive-bred Mexican gray wolves into the wild in New Mexico without that state’s approval
Hickenlooper presents his annual state of the state speech to yet another split Legislature on Wednesday
The Boulder, Colorado-based Outdoor Industry Association, which represents companies such as Patagonia and The North Face, sponsors the Outdoor Retailer show. The show has been in Salt Lake City every year since 1996, except for 2002 during the Winter Olympics.
But Gov. John Hickenlooper insisted he hadn’t given up on the proposal’s goals — or his own commitment to maintaining Colorado’s status as a national leader in fighting air pollution. ‘I think the response — the pushback — from the executive order was so intense that the potential benefits were outweighed by the collateral damage,’ he said
Thirty-five-year-old Craig Vandewege was arrested in Colorado after he told police during a traffic stop that he was having a “long week” because his wife and child had been murdered and he was being blamed
An account at Space Age Credit Union is the only donation location authorized by the family, police said. Any other donation sites online or elsewhere that claim to be affiliated with the family are not, police said
Rather than expect police and the courts to solve most of these problems, it’s up to each and all of us to call it out when we encounter it. Just as people are emboldened by the increase and acceptance of bigoted behavior, they’re discouraged when they’re shunned and met with opposition to their cruel stunts
Balancing the feelings of those dragged into the horror of losing a child with the very real need to tell the community what they want and need to know is an imperfect philosophy.
“Because of our information and our suspicion … we have informed David’s family of what we have found,” said Aurora police chief Nick Metz, who at one point in the press conference inadvertently referred to the body as David’s before again resuming a stance that the body has not yet been identified.