Death penalty lives on in Colorado

On behalf of Anaya-McKedy, P.C. posted in Violent Crimes on Friday, March 29, 2013.

In a recent post, we discussed how lawmakers were fervently working to repeal the death penalty in Colorado. Gov. Hickenlooper had even made comments that served as encouragement for death […]

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Colorado doesn’t enact tougher sex offender law

On behalf of Anaya-McKedy, P.C. posted in Sex Crimes on Tuesday, March 26, 2013.

For the most part, lawmakers as well as the general public are extremely tough on sex offenders, particularly those whose supposed offenses involved children. Some might be surprised, therefore, to […]

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Solitary confinement puts juveniles at risk of mental illness

On behalf of Anaya-McKedy, P.C. posted in Juvenile Crimes on Saturday, March 23, 2013.

The natural instinct within most is to protect the young, teens included. When a teen is charged with or commits a crime, they still deserve protection. Every criminal suspect deserves […]

By | 2018-06-01T10:41:32+00:00 March 23rd, 2013|Juvenile Crimes|Comments Off on Solitary confinement puts juveniles at risk of mental illness

Anti-death penalty advocates fighting for Colorado changes

On behalf of Anaya-McKedy, P.C. posted in Violent Crimes on Tuesday, March 19, 2013.

Currently, defendants convicted of a violent crime like murder in Colorado can be sentenced to the gravest sentence of all: death. There are currently at least a couple of convicted […]

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New Colorado gun laws on way toward passage, at least some

On behalf of Anaya-McKedy, P.C. posted in Violent Crimes on Thursday, March 14, 2013.

Last week Colorado legislators moved various legislative proposals forward that would make stricter gun laws in the state. Public outcry, however, did prevent all the proposals from being passed. Now, […]

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Letter to sister leads to man’s Colorado murder charge

On behalf of Anaya-McKedy, P.C. posted in Violent Crimes on Saturday, March 9, 2013.

Most people would fear facing one criminal accusation in his life. A man in Greeley, Colorado, has been tied to at least three criminal cases in the past couple of […]

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If Colorado proposal passes, fewer criminal suspects’ DNA is safe

On behalf of Anaya-McKedy, P.C. posted in Sex Crimes on Wednesday, March 6, 2013.

DNA. The term probably brings to mind TV dramas wherein detectives connect crime scene evidence to a criminal suspect. Reality isn’t too far from that, though the reality is that […]

By | 2018-07-05T12:50:25+00:00 March 6th, 2013|AAA, Sex Crimes|Comments Off on If Colorado proposal passes, fewer criminal suspects’ DNA is safe

DUI marijuana standard one step closer to Colorado law

On behalf of Anaya-McKedy, P.C. posted in Drunk Driving on Friday, March 1, 2013.

Most people understand the laws regarding drunk driving. Such laws have been on the books for some time; not to mention, most can wrap their brains around the fact that […]

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