Gold Dome: On Duty El Paso County Deputy Killed

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An El Paso County deputy was killed and others were shot while investigating a stolen vehicle. The incident marks the third law enforcement death in five weeks.

Gov. John Hickenlooper is dismissing convictions for 40 non-violent marijuana users. And he’s not the only public official erasing such convictions.

The Colorado Supreme Court yesterday said the Smokebrush Foundation is cleared to sue the City of Colorado Springs after hearing arguments about Colorado Governmental Immunity Act exemptions.

State Rep. Jon Becker won’t seek reelection.

Denver is moving fast on a proposal to ban slot homes.

State lawmakers are looking to fix a problem for immigrant driver’s license program.

After the case’s dismissal, a Boulder County man is pressing forward with an appeal of a lawsuit challenging the county’s property tax assessment system.

Denver continues its investigation of Denver Police Chief Robert White and Deputy Chief Matt Murray for transparency issues, but Public Safety Director Stephanie O’Malley will be joining Hancock’s office as a special assistant.

Wells Fargo is moving forward with the investigation of and settlement with a Denver employee who claimed she was fired for not participating in the company’s “phantom accounts” scandal.

Former El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa was cleared of misdemeanor charges, but a jury was deadlocked on two counts of felony extortion.

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