Clarence Moses-EL was falsely imprisoned for nearly 30 years for a rape charge he was later acquitted of. Attorney General Phil Weiser has decided Colorado should not stand in the way of compensating him.
Building more beds across the state won’t solve the crush of people waiting sometimes months in jail for competency treatment.
District attorneys and other law enforcement officials see a spike in addiction across the state as a major source of the problem.
Jeff Johnson is the beneficiary of a growing body of research that sentences of life without parole for juveniles is cruel and unusual punishment.
Reforming cash bail, repealing the death penalty and texting court date reminders are all on the docket.
Colorado's new Democratic attorney general was sworn in on Tuesday.
One of the biggest issues officials saw in those early days of 2014? People taking way too high a dose of edibles.
Supporters say the percentage of immigrants who can’t afford a lawyer for their cases is an affront to due process rights.
The incoming attorney general is working with lawmakers to develop a bill that would vacate some marijuana convictions.
Despite being among the first states to broadly legalize marijuana, cities elsewhere have led the way on expunging misdemeanor drug convictions.