Before resigning, Judge Daniel Powell worked part-time in both Alamosa and Monte Vista as both of the towns’ chief local judge.
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Judge Daniel Powell frequently jails people for weeks for not being able to pay fines, a report says.
There are plenty of reasons why Pueblo’s jail is so overcrowded. Solutions are harder to come by.
Airline employees say the company has violated the law by banning them from pumping on planes.
Amy Howe of SCOTUSblog, tells Colorado Matters the court's ruling could have big implications for all states with public accommodation laws.
The city will even give payouts to people who were wrongly sent to jail.
- The ACLU found that city police were citing people who only held up signs asking for money.Read more
- City attorney Wynetta Massey said in a letter to the civil rights group that some actions have been dismissed as officials continue reviewing cases, reports the Gazette.Read more