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Gun Sales Soar In Colorado As Gun Control Laws Pass

Posted 05.21.2013 | Denver

As Colorado lawmakers passed historic and sweeping gun control laws during the first quarter of the year, gun sales surged, breaking new records in th...

Aurora Theater Shooting Prompts New Mental Health Law

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 05.17.2013 | Denver

DENVER -- Days after a gunman entered a suburban Denver movie theater, killing 12 moviegoers and injuring 70 others, Gov. John Hickenlooper and Colora...

Aurora Survivors To Wed On Anniversary Of Theater Shooting

AP | Posted 05.09.2013 | Denver

AURORA, Colo. -- A young couple who survived the Aurora theater shootings have scheduled their wedding for the anniversary of the tragedy. Eugene Han...

Colo. Taxpayers Billed For Witness Travel In Holmes Case

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 06.10.2013 | Denver

CENTENNIAL, Colo. — The judge in the Colorado theater shootings refused again Wednesday to make a quick decision on whether to order a Fox News ...

Fox Reporter Seeks Delay In Aurora Shooting Hearing

AP | Posted 03.19.2013 | Denver

DENVER -- A New York-based reporter is seeking to delay a Colorado court hearing where she has been ordered to testify about her confidential sources ...

Holmes Was Hospitalized, Frequently Restrained After Shooting

AP | By DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 03.09.2013 | Denver

DENVER -- Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes was taken from jail to the psychiatric ward of a hospital in November because he was consider...

Judge Denies Holmes' Defense Request On Insanity Law

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 05.08.2013 | Denver

By DAN ELLIOTT, ASSOCIATED PRESS DENVER — The judge in the deadly Colorado theater shootings has denied a request by defense lawyers to declare a...

Will Holmes Plead Insanity?

Reuters | Posted 05.02.2013 | Denver

By Keith Coffman DENVER, March 1 (Reuters) - Attorneys for accused movie theater gunman James Holmes are asking a judge to rule on the...

Dems Pass Bold New Gun Measures In House Committee

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 02.13.2013 | Denver

After a full day Tuesday of listening to testimony from gun control advocates and opponents, Colorado Democrats passed two bold new bills aimed at cur...

Universal Background Checks Bill Passes House Committee

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 02.13.2013 | Denver

After hours of emotional testimony from opponents and supporters of gun control referencing mass shootings in Aurora and Newtown as well as the Columb...

Aurora Victims Being Harassed By Conspiracy Theorists

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 04.09.2013 | Denver

DENVER — Victims and witnesses in the Colorado theater shootings have been pestered by conspiracy theorists, impersonated in court filings and h...

Colorado Police Thinking Outside The Box To Make Kids Feel Safe

AP | P. SOLOMON BANDA | Posted 02.07.2013 | Denver

CASTLE ROCK, Colo. -- Stunned by the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings in Connecticut, police and school officials in one Colorado county felt th...

Colorado Bill Would Make It Harder To Plead Insanity

AP | Posted 04.08.2013 | Denver

DENVER — Colorado lawmakers are considering whether to make it tougher for defendants to be found not guilty by reason of insanity, prompted in ...

Gun Owners, Manufacturers Would Face Civil Liability Under New Bill

Reuters | Posted 04.08.2013 | Denver

* Measures would move Colorado to forefront of gun debate * But state would be at odds with 2005 federal law By Keith Co...

Moody's: Aurora Shooting Lawsuits Put CU Denver's Credit At Risk

Reuters | Posted 03.27.2013 | Denver

WASHINGTON, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Shootings and other acts of violence are becoming credit risks for U.S. institutions, with fallout from the July 20 m...

Aurora Theater Reopens 6 Months After Massacre

AP | P. SOLOMON BANDA | Posted 01.18.2013 | Denver

AURORA, Colo. -- One survivor had to pause on his way into the theater and pray. Another braced for flashbacks as he entered the auditorium where 12 p...

Aurora Victims Hold Remembrance At Theater Reopening

AP | P. SOLOMON BANDA | Posted 03.19.2013 | Denver

AURORA, Colo. — The Colorado theater where 12 people were killed and dozens injured in a shooting rampage last year reopened Thursday with a som...

Should Cops, EMTs Finally Be Able To Speak Publicly About Aurora?

Reuters | Posted 03.19.2013 | Denver

By Keith Coffman DENVER, Jan 16 (Reuters) - The Colorado city of Aurora has asked a judge presiding over the criminal case of last sum...

Aurora Widow Sues James Holmes' Psychiatrist

AP | Posted 01.16.2013 | Denver

DENVER -- The widow of a man killed in the Colorado movie theater shootings has sued a psychiatrist who once saw suspect James Holmes as a patient, sa...

Gun Background Checks In 2012 Shatter Previous Records In Colorado

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 01.15.2013 | Denver

2012 was a good year to be in the gun business in Colorado. According to a new report by The Denver Post, background checks in Colorado surged in 2012...

James Holmes' Psychiatrist Sued By Aurora Victim's Widow

Reuters | Keith Coffman | Posted 03.17.2013 | Denver

DENVER, Jan 15 (Reuters) - The widow of a U.S. Navy veteran killed in the shooting rampage at a Colorado movie theater has sued a psychiatrist who t...

Aurora Shooting Victims' Mother Grieves With Newtown Families

Reuters | Posted 03.16.2013 | Denver

By Dan Burns NEWTOWN, Conn., Jan 14 (Reuters) - Sandy Phillips began her journey of grief nearly six months ago, and on Monday it brou...

Aurora Theater Set To Reopen This Week

Posted 01.14.2013 | Denver

After months of remodling, the Aurora movie theater where an armor-clad gunman opened fire on the audience of a midnight screening of "The Dark Knight...

Father Of Aurora Victim Shouts Out In Court: 'Rot In Hell Holmes'

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 01.11.2013 | Denver

As Friday's hearing was wrapping up after the announcement that the arraignment hearing for accused Aurora theater shooter James Holmes had been postp...

Holmes' Lawyers Not Ready To Enter Plea For Accused Gunman

Reuters | Posted 03.13.2013 | Denver

* Postponement of plea likely at Friday's hearing * Legal experts see insanity defense in the making By Keith Coffman ...