Just two years ago, Colorado's House Republican leadership felt so strongly about fighting off legal recognition for same-sex relationships that they twice torpedoed a civil unions bill that otherwise was guaranteed passage on the floor.
The Denver coroner on Friday identified the two women shot to death earlier this week at an apartment complex off Parker Road. The man arrested in connection with their deaths faced his first court hearing.
A new report on the Denver Sheriff Department reform effort shows that the consulting firms hired to review the department have their work cut out. The 49-page report, released Friday, is a compilation of complaints and ideas gathered through various task forces, committees and public meetings.