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Suspension upheld in Denver excessive force case

The Denver sheriff’s deputy who slammed a prisoner into a courtroom wall without provocation has lost his appeal of his 30-day suspension. A ruling released...

ACLU calls on Department of Justice to investigate Denver PD

The ACLU of Colorado joined together with other civil rights groups Wednesday to call on the Department of Justice to investigate what they called a pattern of civil rights violation by Denver law enforcement.

Linkhart promises pragmatic approach to divisive political issues like pot, immigrants

Denver candidate for mayor Doug Linkhart says he has a pragmatic approach to such politically charged subjects as immigration and marijuana. “I look at medical marijuana as a practical matter,” he said. It is a business that brings in tax revenue. To the extent we need to protect people from it, we should do that because it is one of those businesses like alcohol and tobacco that kids have to be kept away from.”
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