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IN LOCAL NEWS:
In Re The Marriage of Rooks
The Colorado Supreme Court came up with a balancing test for divorced parents’ interests in its decision regarding the rights over frozen embryos.
AG Candidates On the Air
The Colorado Attorney General race is taking over your TV with rival ads sparring over the candidates’ criminal defense record. A fact check found that third-party ads targeting both candidates are misleading.
Cool is the New Green
The Denver City Council voted unanimously to repeal and replace the city’s green roof law passed by voters last November. The new law requires “cool” roofs instead of green ones.
A Messy Answer for Clean Energy
Gubernatorial candidate Jared Polis is promoting adopting 100 percent renewable energy by 2040, but he said getting there is complicated.
Prop 112 Draws a Crowd
Stakeholders on Proposition 112 packed a Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission regulatory meeting to sound off on the ballot measure.
IN NATIONAL NEWS
Anti-Semitic Incidents on the Rise
According to the Anti-Defamation League, anti-semitic incidents have been on a historic rise leading up to the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting.
Building Tensions at the Border
President Donald Trump is sending roughly 5,000 troops to the border to stop the migrant caravan from entering the country. Meanwhile, migrant and refugee advocates are calling on Trump to tone down his anti-immigrant rhetoric.
Paralegal Punched Outside Courthouse
A paralegal for a U.S. Attorney’s Office was assaulted outside a federal courthouse in Baltimore. The attack was not believed to be connected to any of his cases.
U.S. Supreme Court Builds a Low-Key Docket
The U.S. Supreme Court appears to be lying low with its November argument schedule. The court will be hearing business cases and others that aren’t likely to draw many national headlines.
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