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April 29, 2024: State att’y general on police accountability and whether there was justice for Elijah McClain

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Sheneen McClain speaks with reporters after former Aurora Police Officer Randy Roedema was sentenced for his role in the death of her son, Elijah McClain, at the Adams County Justice Center Friday, Jan. 5, 2024.

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In his first in-depth interview since the trials in the death of Elijah McClain, Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser talks about police accountability, reform, and whether justice was served. Then, Colorado Mesa University offers free tuition to many low-income students. Plus, a community’s feelings about homelessness can shape housing policy. And changes are on tap for Colorado’s microbrews.