Danny Martinez

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2011

    Thursday is the new Friday: Showcase Awards, album releases, Cosmic Gate and more

    ​Here comes another Thursday, and if its anything like last Thursday then it's going to be wild and fun. Last week, we tore it up all over the city, and now that we're fully recovered from the Showcase/PrideFest hangover, there's plenty to do tonight, from the Westword Music Showcase Awards at ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2011

    Thursday is the new Friday: Kick off the weekend with Cinco de Mayhem at Cervantes'!

    ​Bust out your sombreros hombres, it's time to bailar en la dance floor. In addition to being the official unofficial start of the weekend, this Thursday also happens to be Cinco de Mayo. If you haven't already found another Cinco event in which to get your drinko, take a gander at this list a ... More >>

  • Music

    September 9, 2010

    Five 13


  • News

    September 21, 2006

    Head Games

    At least one out of every five Colorado prisoners is mentally ill -- some violent, some undetected or untreated. How did the Big House become the Bug House?

  • News

    November 6, 2003

    Angel Eyes

    Justin was a good boy from a good family. Then he shook his three-month-old baby to death.

  • News

    June 28, 2001

    Dead Reckoning

    Donta Page's sentence revives Colorado's death-penalty debate -- but brings no closure. The Conclusion of "Penalty Zone."

  • News

    June 21, 2001

    Shades of Black

    Defense attorneys fight to save their clients by comparing them to current residents of death row.

  • News

    June 14, 2001

    Judge and Jury

    With several controversial cases coming up, Colorado's death-penalty decision moves to a three-judge panel.

  • News

    June 7, 2001

    Murderers' Row

    Until two years ago, Colorado juries weighed whether men deserved to die. Now judges decide their fate.

  • News

    January 20, 2000

    The Stats Don't Lie

    Their scoring may be high, but college basketball players' graduation rates are low.

  • News

    June 3, 1999

    Judgment Day

    As judges ponder the fates of Brandy DuVall's murderers, they must measure different shades of black.

  • News

    May 27, 1999

    The Final Judgment

    Two years ago this week, Brandy DuVall was killed by members of the Deuce-Seven gang. For the past month, the courts have been deciding whether her murderers live or die.

  • News

    March 18, 1999

    Dealing With the Devil

    On judgment day for Danny Martinez, there are no angels for witnesses.

  • News

    March 11, 1999

    Dealing with the Devil

    The Deuce-Seven Bloods spin out of control, ripping families apart--including their own.

  • News

    March 4, 1999

    Dealing With the Devil

    When the Deuce-Seven Bloods went hunting for a snitch, they shot Venus Montoya instead.

  • News

    February 25, 1999

    Dealing With the Devil

    Brandy DuVall went through hell before she died. She left no angels as witnesses.

  • News

    September 24, 1998

    No Nudes Is Good News

    The printer for two college papers refuses to print a photo of a naked woman.