Highlights from the Indy’s Denver DA candidate debate last night

Highlights from the Indy’s Denver DA candidate debate last night


The two candidates hoping to become Denver’s next district attorney faced off Wednesday night in the studio of the Open Media Foundation, hosted by The Colorado Independent and moderated by editor Susan Greene.

Democratic lawmaker Beth McCann and independent Helen Morgan, the current chief deputy Denver DA, covered topics from how and when they would prosecute police abuse, whether they would ever seek the death penalty in a case, and how they plan to handle the complexities of  legalized marijuana in Denver.

The Colorado Independent will have a video of the debate up soon, but in the meantime, here are some highlights captured from our Twitter account from last night’s matchup:



The woman was wearing this shirt…


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Corey Hutchins

is a journalist in Colorado, and Columbia Journalism Review's Rocky Mountain correspondent for the United States Project. Follow him on Twitter @CoreyHutchins and email him at CoreyHutchins [at] gmail [dot] com.

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