Latest Colorado Supreme Court News

Boebert challenger suspends campaign over redistricting

Nov. 05, 2021 13:25 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — A leading Democratic challenger to Republican U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert in next year’s election, Colorado state Sen. Kerry Donovan, suspended her campaign Friday after the Colorado Supreme Court approved a new congressional map that puts her residence in another district. ...

Colorado Supreme Court approves new congressional districts

Nov. 01, 2021 12:08 PM EDT

Denver (AP) — Colorado's Supreme Court on Monday approved the state's new congressional map, rejecting arguments from civil rights groups that the redistricting plan deprives Latinos of a fair say in congressional elections. The map from the state's Independent...

Groups say Colorado weakens Latino votes for Congress

Oct. 08, 2021 16:12 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Civil rights groups on Friday filed to block Colorado's new congressional map, arguing the independent redistricting commission that redrew the state's legislative boundaries to match its population growth shortchanged Hispanic residents. The filings from...

Final version of Colorado congressional maps released

Sep. 23, 2021 18:47 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Colorado's Independent Redistricting Commission released its final congressional map on Thursday, sketching out a possible future in which solidly Democratic Colorado has an evenly-divided delegation to the House of Representatives. The document will be...

Justices say 24/7 video surveillance violated man’s rights

Sep. 13, 2021 19:35 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Supreme Court ruled Monday that police officers violated a man's constitutional rights when they installed a video camera on a utility pole near his home and spied on him for months without getting a search warrant. The justices said the...

Colorado court won't hear Daily Camera open records lawsuit

Sep. 08, 2021 14:55 PM EDT

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The Colorado Supreme Court will not hear a lawsuit from the Daily Camera newspaper of Boulder that challenges the University of Colorado's refusal to reveal the finalists for the school president's job in 2019. The Camera reported that the court...