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Tag Archives: George Brauchler

Littwin: The death penalty conversation in Colorado just grew a lot louder

It was a coincidence, but hardly a happy one, that a pair of prominent Coloradans made news this week concerning the death penalty. In an […]...

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April 21, 2017 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

‘I’m a George Brauchler Republican,’ says first big GOP name to announce for Colorado governor

As a sprawling field of Republicans quietly lay the groundwork— and begin to file official paperwork— for a potential run for governor in 2018, George Brauchler is […]...

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April 5, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Americans for Prosperity flex muscles at the statehouse

A year ago, then-state Senate President Bill Cadman, a Colorado Springs Republican, told a gathering of the conservative advocacy group Americans for Prosperity that if […]...

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February 15, 2017 Capitol Dispatch, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

An early look at the 2018 Republican race for Colorado governor

NOTE: This story, originally posted on Nov. 17, has been updated to reflect the changing field. In Colorado it’s never too early to start thinking about the […]...

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February 9, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Last-minute firing of Owens’ death penalty judge raises suspicions

Lawyers say Colorado’s judicial branch has unlawfully removed a well-respected judge from presiding over the appeal of an Aurora man’s death sentence. After years on the […]...

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

Colorado DA George Brauchler explains ‘Mass incarceration is a myth’ tweet

  Colorado’s most high-profile district attorney, George Brauchler, has put the phrase “mass incarceration” on trial in the court of public opinion.  The conservative prosecutor […]...

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May 6, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Why death penalty abolitionists hit the snooze button in Colorado this year

Activists working to put a stop to Colorado’s death penalty have decided not to push a legislative agenda this year. Capital punishment advocates are moving forward […]...

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January 25, 2016 Criminal Justice, In-Depth, Just In, The Beats, The Mix

Colorado law would make it easier for juries to sentence someone to death

  A group of Republican lawmakers introduced a bill today that would make it easier for juries to put someone to death in Colorado. Currently, all 12 jurors in […]...

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January 19, 2016 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Meet Colorado’s Public Defender

In recent years, Colorado Public Defender Doug Wilson has come under fire for how his office spends money. Some say the public has the right […]...

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December 17, 2015 Criminal Justice, Just In, The Beats, The Mix

Faces of Death: Capital punishment in Colorado could be the year’s big issue

  Questions about the death penalty in Colorado are bubbling up before the start of the legislative session that begins next month. They include: How much does […]...

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December 16, 2015 Criminal Justice, Just In, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

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EVENT: People’s Climate March this Saturday

Environmental groups and social-, racial- and economic justice groups will be marching for climate action this Saturday in Denver and 11 other cities in Colorado. […]

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