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HB10-1021: Consent-to-Search Bill Takes Aim at Racial Profiling

Backed by a coalition of citizens’ rights groups, Democratic lawmakers Rep. Karen Middleton of Aurora and Sen. Pat Steadman of Denver introduced a bill that would require police to inform citizens of their right to refuse voluntary searches.

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House Panel Kills Bill Allowing Lobbyists To Bypass Capitol Security

Those opposed to the legislation, such as Rep. Nancy Todd, D-Aurora, said that all citizens should be allowed the same access as the lobbyists.

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Colo. Senate Panel Votes To Make Child Legal Office Permanent

A state Judicial Branch agency that manages mostly private lawyers for Colorado children who face legal issues may become permanent if the Senate Judiciary Committee has its way.

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Suthers Says He Regrets His Remarks About Colo. Justices

A Republican blog last week reported that Colorado’s attorney general won’t support three of the four Colorado Supreme Court justices on the ballot in November. John Suthers isn’t talking, except to say that he wishes he had kept quiet

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Quest For Colorado’s Senate: Dems Have Strong Upper Hand

Colorado Democrats need to win only eight of 19 open seats in 2010 to retain control of the state Senate, a State Bill Colorado analysis shows.

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