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IN LOCAL NEWS:
Forfeiture Bill Under Review
Gov. John Hickenlooper has yet to pass H.B. 1313, which would change procedures surrounding the seizure of funds suspected of being tied to illegal activity.
Supreme Court Considers Ethics Rule Change
The Colorado Supreme Court will review an attorney ethics rule dealing with investigations.
PTSD Qualifies for Medical Marijuana
Senate Bill 17 was signed into law Monday, which allows for the use of medical marijuana in the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder.
Green Light for Uninsured Employer Act
Hickenlooper also passed HB-1119 Monday, which allocates fees from uninsured employers to go to injured employees.
Centennial Shooter Sentenced to Life, 352 Years
Kevin Lyons was sentenced to life in prison without parole plus 352 years for the 2016 shooting that killed two and wounded another.
IN NATIONAL NEWS:
Feinberg May Oversee Takata Claims
Kenneth Feinberg, compensation adviser and attorney was recommended to advise in the payout claims against Takata Corp.
Network Dishes Out $280 Million
A U.S. District Judge ordered Dish Network to pay $280 million for violating consumer telemarketing laws.
Pink Slime Returns
A lawsuit against South Dakota meat processing plant began Monday. Beef Products Inc. claims an ABC news spot defamed the company.
The company will go on trial for claims that it failed to warn consumers of the risks associated with AndroGel, a testosterone-replacement therapy.
Time on Trial
An Alabama man who has been held for 10 years without bail still awaits trial for murder charges. The court hearing Tuesday concerns the motion to dismiss the charges based on the violation of his right to a speedy trial.
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