IN LOCAL NEWS
Bail Reformer’s Work Behind Bars
Recently jailed criminal justice reform advocate Elisabeth Epps is taking on a new project — getting help tailored specifically to the growing population of incarcerated women.
Follow-Up for Michael Bennet?
After Sen. Michael Bennet blew up the Internet, people are wondering what’s next.
House Approves Marijuana for Autism Treatment
The Colorado House of Representatives voted unanimously to pass a bill allowing marijuana to be used to treat autism spectrum disorders.
On the Immigration Backlog
One Thornton man has been in the immigration system for nearly 10 years. After the government shutdown delayed a court hearing, he might be waiting several more years before finding out whether he will be deported.
Whistleblower Sues Over Education Law’s Implementation
A whistleblower lawsuit claims state education officials failed in their implementation of the READ Act.
IN NATIONAL NEWS
Whitaker Testifies Before Judiciary Committee
Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker is before the Senate Judiciary Committee this morning and vowed he hasn’t interfered with the Mueller investigation or shared any information about it with anyone in the White House.
Supreme Court Temporarily Stops Abortion Law
Justice John Roberts joined the four liberal Supreme Court justices in delivering a split ruling to temporarily block a Louisiana abortion law from going into effect that would have all but deleted abortion in the state.
Virginia Republican Joins Scandal
Virginia’s top Republican, Senate Majority Leader Tommy Norment, is involved in the state’s growing misconduct epidemic with an offensive publication of his own.
Time to Get into Tax Law?
President Donald Trump’s tax law is creating a hiring boom for lawyers and other professionals in the tax industry.
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