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Criminal Justice:

DA Morrissey drops 15-year-old’s charges, then insults her family

Denver’s District Attorney Mitch Morrissey took to Facebook to announce he was dropping all charges against a 15-year-old girl and to blast her family for a “grandstanding […]...

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April 15, 2016 Criminal Justice, Education, Just In, The Beats, The Mix

Cynthia Coffman and Mitch Morrissey sued over post-conviction reviews

Colorado’s Attorney General and Denver’s District Attorney are hiding records from a $2.6 million project to identify wrongful convictions, according to a lawsuit filed this […]...

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April 14, 2016 Criminal Justice, Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

Moses-EL case set for new trial with key evidence missing

The Denver District Attorney’s office is moving forward re-prosecuting Clarence Moses-EL for an attack to which another man has confessed. Mitch Morrissey’s chief deputy convinced […]...

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April 14, 2016 Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Just In, The Mix

Aurora’s heavily white police force is firing at blacks

Aurora police are shooting black people at a rate that’s more than three times higher than that city’s black population. A statewide review of police […]...

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April 13, 2016 Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Just In, The Mix

Obama commutes 61 prisoners’ sentences, one from Colorado

President Barack Obama commuted the sentences of 61 prisoners Wednesday, all convicted of drug-related crimes. Among those who will be released is Aurora’s Sammy Lee Woods. […]...

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March 30, 2016 Criminal Justice, Just In, The Beats, The Mix

Denver police and sheriffs’ overtime pay skyrocketed in 2015

Overtime pay at the city and County of Denver shot up 23 percent  in 2015, reports Art Kane at ColoradoWatchdog.org. Taxpayers are footing $8.6 million more […]...

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March 28, 2016 Criminal Justice, Just In, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

Denver cops troll criminal databases for personal reasons

Maybe you’d like the name and address of the guy you suspect of sleeping with your wife. Or want dirt on your ex to use […]...

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March 15, 2016 Criminal Justice, Just In, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

Denver DA’s office argues it should stay on Moses-EL case

  Denver’s District Attorney Mitch Morrissey’s office is fighting an attempt to disqualify it from an innocence case in which it has been accused of […]...

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March 9, 2016 Criminal Justice, Just In, The Mix

Denver’s DA lied. Should he be booted from this case?

Denver District Attorney Mitch Morrissey’s office has withheld key evidence, twisted the facts and outright made stuff up to defend its wrongful conviction of Clarence […]...

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March 7, 2016 Criminal Justice, Just In, The Beats, The Mix

Feds pay out $175k for ADX suicide

It was sick enough that the federal Bureau of Prisons let Robert Knott degenerate so far that he killed himself in its ADX supermax after […]...

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March 7, 2016 ADX, Criminal Justice, Just In, The Beats, The Mix

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Truth, Lies and Videotape: Political TV ads in an election year

Feeling bombarded with all of the political ads on TV this time of year? Ready to tune out of campaign season? Don’t get overwhelmed – […]

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