Briefs

Colorado House Minority Leader Hugh McKean Dies Suddenly Oct. 30

Colorado House Republicans announced Oct. 30 House Minority Leader Hugh McKean died suddenly at his home.

Gov. Polis Appoints Magistrate Matthew Zehe to the Larimer County Court in the 8th...

Polis appointed Magistrate Matthew Zehe to fill a vacancy on the Larimer County Court in the 8th Judicial District, effective immediately.

Gov. Polis Appoints Rachel Olguin-Fresquez to the 5th Judicial District Court, Jeremy Chaffin to...

Gov. Polis appointed Judge Rachel Olguin-Fresquez to the 5th Judicial District Court and Jeremy Chaffin to the 21st Judicial District Court.

Gov. Polis Appoints Michael Halpin to the Custer County Court in the 11th Judicial...

Gov. Jared Polis on Oct. 20 appointed Michael Halpin to the Custer County Court in the 11th Judicial District.

Gov. Polis Appoints Keith Goman to the Jefferson County Court in the 1st Judicial...

Gov. Jared Polis on Oct. 19 appointed Keith Goman to the Jefferson County Court in the 1st Judicial District.

Immigration Detainees Get Major Federal Court Victory in Lawsuit Against GEO Group

A federal judge ruled a long-running lawsuit against the GEO Group running the ICE detention facility in Aurora should go to jury trial.

More than $1 Million in Justice Department Grants Awarded to Ute Mountain Ute Tribe

Nearly $1.2 million in grants administered through the Office of Justice Programs has been awarded to the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe in Towaoc, Colorado, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Colorado.

Nearly $300,000 Awarded to Project Safe Neighborhoods in Colorado

The Department of Justice has awarded $288,791 in support of the Project Safe Neighborhoods Program in Colorado, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Colorado.

Judge Todd Plewe named Chief Judge of the 22nd Judicial District

Colorado Supreme Court Chief Justice Brian Boatright appointed Judge Todd Plewe to serve as chief judge of the 22nd Judicial District.

Colorado Joins Pesticide Lawsuit

AG Phil Weiser joined nine other states in a lawsuit against Syngenta and Corteva for anti-competitive actions that hurt farmers.