Gold Dome: Red Flag Bill Goes to Polis’ Desk

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Colorado’s “red flag” bill earned approval in the House and is awaiting Gov. Jared Polis’ signature. The debate surrounding the bill is far from over, though.

Gov. Jared Polis signed a bill into law that will allow kids to run lemonade stands without a license. So that was one issue lawmakers agreed on.

It’s the “Year of the Renter” as lawmakers take on issues that are intended to balance the scales between tenants and their landlords.

A scrapped program to allow people in select counties to buy into the public employees’ health insurance program could also take with it Democrats’ hopes of a “public option.”

The Denver City Council agreed to settle two excessive force claims from 2014 for $60,000.

The Denver mayoral candidates squared off yesterday in a debate; Mayor Michael Hancock’s three challengers all agree on major issues facing the city and say that Hancock isn’t the right man to fix them.

A high school student is suing the school district and some of its administrators with equal protection claims. The student says the school didn’t provide appropriate support after she went to administrators with a rape allegation against another student.

The Supreme Court ruled against a man on death row in Missouri who asked for a less painful method of execution. The four dissenting liberal justices said the court’s ruling created an insurmountable burden for inmates awaiting execution to find reasonable alternatives.

House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler will authorize a subpoena this week for the unredacted Mueller report. He hasn’t said whether he would subpoena the report before Attorney General William Barr submits the redacted report to Congress, though.

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