Greta Lindecrantz, a Mennonite who opposes capital punishment, faced a third night in jail and possibly more after telling Judge Michelle Amico that her position hasn't changed.
Ray’s legal team is appealing his conviction and prosecutors want Lindecrantz to testify that he had an adequate defense in the case.
Gov. John Hickenlooper opposes the death penalty. But despite rulings against death in two recent capital cases, he isn't planning a formal effort to repeal the punishment.
In his regular conversation with CPR News, Hickenlooper also discussed the death penalty and his leanings in the Democratic presidential race
Now that sentencing in the Aurora Theater shooting trial of James Holmes is underway, here's a look at how Colorado has applied the death penalty in the past.
As a sentencing approaches in the James Holmes case, a panel of Coloradans have changed their views about the death penalty.
The book-turned-movie, "Dead Man Walking," that starred Sean Penn and Susan Sarandon is an opera now playing at the Central City Opera.
The District Attorney says new evidence casting doubt on Montour's original conviction forced his office to drop its capital case.