Tag Archives: nathan dunlap

Does Colorado’s death penalty have a race problem?

James Holmes killed more people during his movie theater massacre than Nathan Dunlap, Sir Mario Owens and Robert Ray combined. Dunlap, Owens and Ray, all […]...

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August 20, 2015 Criminal Justice, In-Depth, Just In, The Beats, The Mix, Wiretap

Colorado lawmakers bump into death-row inmate Nathan Dunlap

In June, four Colorado legislators got face-to-face with death row inmate Nathan Dunlap, the Chuck E. Cheese killer whose execution was postponed last October by […]...

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August 17, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Hickenlooper campaign allows Beauprez to be formidable foe

The race to be Colorado’s next governor began when Bob Beauprez won the Republican primary in June. The former congressman was considered the moderate alternative […]...

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November 4, 2014 Election 2014: Featured, Election 2014: Governor, Just In, Top Stories

Second guv debate: Hickenlooper’s head versus Beauprez’s gut

  DENVER — Republican challenger Bob Beauprez Tuesday night pitched himself as a gutsy decision-maker in his second debate with Democratic Governor John Hickenlooper. It […]...

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October 1, 2014 Elections 2014, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Republican Governors Association calls Hick “coward” on death penalty

  The Republican Governors Association is out with a new ad this week slamming Hickenlooper on his decision to infinitely delay the execution of convicted […]...

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September 3, 2014 Just In, Uncategorized

Caldara thinks Littwin is funny

  Funny right-wing Jon Caldara thinks it’s funny that funny left-wing Mike Littwin says that funny moderate Hickenlooper did the brave thing on Nathan Dunlap. […]...

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August 26, 2014 Just In, Uncategorized

Littwin: Death penalty politics, gutsy and easy

  THE death penalty story is back. John Hickenlooper and Complete Colorado joined forces — sort of — to once again put the issue front […]...

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August 26, 2014 Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Elections 2014, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Hickenlooper officially opposes the death penalty

Governor John Hickenlooper has announced that he officially opposes the death penalty just a few months before Election Day, when Coloradans will choose between Hickenlooper and […]...

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August 18, 2014 Just In

Colorado’s not entirely establishment Republican candidate for governor

You can run either as the establishment's electable candidate or as the plain-speaking red-meat dishing conservative. But you can't run as both....

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May 23, 2014 Elections 2014, In-Depth, Politics, The Beats

Parents of slain prison guard plead DA Brauchler to drop pursuit of death penalty

"We believe the death penalty for Mr. Montour is a colossal mistake... Mr Montour has become a scapegoat for the continuing failures of the Colorado Department of Corrections."...

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October 18, 2013 Criminal Justice, The Beats, The Mix


Video: Meet Denver’s district attorney candidates

The Colorado Independent hosted an Oct. 20 discussion between three of Denver’s four district attorney candidates at Denver Open Media. The video, below, is preceded by […]

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Poll results: Arm Colorado teachers, don’t expel sexting students — and legal pot is good

  In Colorado, a state bloodied by mass shootings, a majority of voters feel teachers and school officials should be able to arm themselves on […]

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