Tag Archive | "Denver District Attorney"

Commentary: Colo. GOP, Denver Post Wrong About Villafuerte

“Colorado’s senior Republicans, with the dogged assistance of The Denver Post, are trying to claim a scalp in the battle over Stephanie Villafuerte’s nomination to be Colorado U.S. Attorney,” Adams Deputy DA and part-time Aspenite Paul Nitze writes.

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Tom Tancredo Asks for Hate Crimes Charges

Responding to 34 arrests made over the last few days in connection with what police are calling bias-motivated attacks by black gang members, former Congressman Tom Tancredo Monday called for the Denver district attorney to use hate crime laws in charging the men.

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Villafuerte, In First Public Comment, Insists She Didn’t Press DA For Secret Info

U.S. Attorney nominee and Gov. Bill Ritter aide Stephanie Villafuerte says in a newly released letter that she didn’t press the Denver DA’s office to access a secret government database about a criminal case that figured in a TV commercial for a competing gubernatorial candidate.

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