The opinion is a surprise, as many legal experts believed a statewide vote was necessary to alter Colorado’s constitution to allow sports gambling.
If someone is found mentally incompetent to stand trial, the state is required to “restore” them to competency within 28 days. Lawyers and advocates say the state is taking far longer.
The advocacy group is close to landing five candidates on the November ballot, one for the State Senate and the rest for the State House.
The different gaming factions in Colorado have not played nice in the past.
Gov. Hickenlooper said Colorado will “take seriously the Court’s admonition that the state must apply its laws and regulations in a manner that is neutral toward religion."
The Republican has been stripped of his committee assignments following new allegations of harassment.
The governor says if TABOR's binds were loosened, education funding could go up without a tax increase.
In terms of education spending, teachers say that the state has a long way to go to make up for ground lost during the recession.
In 2014, there were 15 freestanding ERs in Colorado. Now there are more than 50.