Author : David Olinger

Colorado GOP lawmakers seek repeal of magazine ban despite New Year’s Eve mass shooting

Republican advocates of the right to bear arms with high-capacity magazines aim to legalize them again despite Colorado’s latest mass shooting. On New Year’s Eve, […]...

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January 12, 2018 Colorado state legislature 2018, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

The crushing burden of student loan debt and what one Colorado lawmaker wants to do about it

One thing Linsi Bowers learned growing up in rural Colorado was the importance of a college education. She heard it again and again as a […]...

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December 20, 2017 Capitol Notebook, Education, Just In, The Mix

Colorado seventh in complaints about medical debt collection

Colorado draws a higher rate of complaints about medical debt collectors than all but six states, a new report shows. The report, released Wednesday by […]...

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April 12, 2017 Just In, The Mix

CO lawmakers want to give consumers more protection against “zombie-debt” collectors

A bipartisan group of legislators is backing a bill to give Colorado consumers more protection from unsavory debt collection tactics. The bill would extend for […]...

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March 27, 2017 Just In, Uncategorized

Five follow-up questions on the I-70 project through Elyria-Swansea

At a tumultuous meeting last month in north Denver’s Swansea neighborhood, an angry crowd shouted down the Colorado Department of Transportation’s executive director as he […]...

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March 14, 2017 In-Depth, Just In, The Mix

Veterans feel ripped off by Colorado for-profit college

Mark Glogouski has a bad heart. He relies on a pacemaker and defibrillator to keep it pumping. His doctors have repeatedly told him to avoid […]...

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January 26, 2017 Education, In-Depth, Just In, The Mix

‘The debt that never dies’

Bill Daly knows how it feels to be haunted by debt collectors. “I got married, got divorced, we practically gave away the house,” he said. […]...

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December 13, 2016 In-Depth, Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

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Colorado Attorney General candidate debate on March 15. All invited.

The Colorado Criminal Defense Bar (CCDB) and the Community College of Denver (CCD) Paralegal Program are holding a public debate for the candidates seeking the position […]

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The Home Front: In immigration meeting with Trump, Colorado sheriff asks for federal funds to ‘indemnify sheriffs when sued by the ACLU’

“Larimer County Sheriff Justin Smith was among a small group of law enforcement officials invited to the White House on Tuesday to speak about immigration […]

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