The Eighth Judicial District, created a special “competency court” — a central place where defendants facing mid-level felony charges are supported by a team of mental health prof. The Colorado Supreme Court is considering whether to create a new legal license that would allow non-attorneys to practice some limited areas of family law.CDPHE halted all work with Jogan Health several months before the contract was supposed to end, amid mounting concerns, which included worries about the company’s payroll practices.

A Colorado businessman was convicted Friday of charges that he and others siphoned hundreds of thousands of dollars from an online fundraiser to build a wall along the U.S. southern border despite . Mind Springs, the mental health center serving most of western Colorado, had another setback earlier this month when Medicaid cut payments to its psychiatric hospital, but state officials said they. Colorado baker Jack Phillips, who won a partial Supreme Court victory after refusing on religious grounds to make a gay couple’s wedding cake a decade ago, is challenging a separate ruling.Richard Patton, who is free on bond, will report for an outpatient mental competency evaluation, Pueblo District Court Judge William Alexander ordered during a brief hearing Wednesday.

Three Colorado men suspected of poaching big game in Park County

Three Colorado men suspected of poaching wildlife in the state have been arrested and are facing felony charges.Since the start of October, four adults and 94 children have been hospitalized in Colorado for respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, which is more than is typical at this time of year.A woman died Saturday when she fell from an escalator at Empower Field at Mile High at the end of a Kenny Chesney concert, according to Denver police and the stadium.An Aurora City Council member who was accused of child abuse is suing the former caseworker who filed the unfounded complaint and is encouraging others who might have been wronged by the Arapahoe C.

Doug Farmer, president and CEO of the Colorado Health Care Association, said that in the three years before the pandemic, four nursing homes closed. Since 2020, 11 have, including Parkmoor Village . Bailey, a 10-year-old giraffe at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, became a mother again when she gave birth to her second calf, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo officials said Wednesday.The teenager allegedly killed by a co-worker inside a Walgreens in Colorado Springs was stabbed 42 times, according to an autopsy report released this week.Amy Herzog alleged in a February 2020 lawsuit that she was attempting to fix a clogged gutter in one of the Jupiter Bowl lanes when a Vail Resorts employee “engaged in a dangerous 360-degree .

The death of a lawyer at Shotgun Willie’s early this month compelled a judge on Friday to reschedule a trial concerning a different death at the Glendale strip club.“We’re talking about teenagers who are dealing with a huge amount of trauma. We want to build that relationship so we can get someone housed.”. The Castle Rock man accused of stealing more than $1.5 million from two nonprofit organizations pocketed at least $90,000 earmarked for Shriners Hospitals for Children, according to a newly filed l. Colorado ranks high in road rage, according to a national survey, and the Colorado State Patrol launches a Stay in Your Lane campaign as part of ongoing safety awareness.

Trial opens for Denver man who used AK-47 to kill woman walking dog near Coors Field

Michael Close, the Denver man who fatally shot a woman and wounded a man near Coors Field because he was angry about how they were speaking to their dog, has a history of untreated mental illness a. Colorado is under a disaster declaration again as another large facility’s poultry flock has to be culled because of a virulent flu strain affecting birds.A 24-year-old Weld County Sheriff’s Office deputy was struck and killed in a hit-and-run Sunday outside Greeley.Millions of moths have begun migrating into Colorado Front Range cities, a climate-driven seasonal surge that bug scientists say will reach an unusual intensity this year, from now until around ear. The person suspected of killing five and wounding 18 after opening fire in a gay nightclub in Colorado Springs is nonbinary, their defense attorney wrote in court filings Tuesday.If Colorado follows the pattern set in the southern hemisphere this spring, the flu season could start early and be relatively severe.

Over a three-day period, 11 child victims and 11 adult victims of sexual exploitation were recovered in the Denver area in the FBI’s Operation Cross Country.The Colorado Air National Guard F-16 Fighting Falcons will continue a Veterans Day tradition and perform flyovers in several Colorado communities.In Colorado family courts, parents can request an expert evaluation of their case, which sometimes includes allegations of abuse. Mark Kilmer is routinely appointed to evaluate families despite his. The cousin of a suspect wanted in connection to the shooting deaths of four people has been arrested, according to Aurora police.

Someone in Colorado may have just become a millionaire after a Powerball ticket sold in the state matched all five white balls in Wednesday night’s drawing.Fewer than five beds are available statewide for children who need intensive care as Colorado’s pediatric hospitals face what they called an unprecedented surge largely fueled by respiratory . One of two pedestrians struck in downtown in a hit-and-run crash has died and police are looking for the driver who fled the scene.Indicted Mesa County Clerk and Recorder Tina Peters turned herself in on Thursday night after a warrant was issued for her arrest earlier that day.A Colorado law that prohibits the release of all information in child abuse and neglect cases violates the U.S. Constitution, the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled last week.A 12-year-old boy is killed and another juvenile is seriously injured in a shooting in Aurora on Friday afternoon, police said.