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  • Blogs

    July 24, 2014

    Joseph Wood's botched lethal injection joins list of executions gone horribly wrong

    Yesterday in Arizona, convicted murderer Joseph Rudolph Wood was executed...very slowly. Wood reportedly gasped for breath for nearly two hours as witnesses watched before finally expiring. This is hardly the first botched execution, as is clear from the following roster, first published last year. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2013

    Photos: Ten executions gone horribly wrong on World Day to End the Death Penalty

    At 10 a.m. in the State Capitol, capital punishment opponents, including Boulder District Attorney Stan Garnett, will commemorate World Day to End the Death Penalty. Among other things, the event is scheduled to feature "reflections of the death penalty's biased and unjust application." But what abo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2013

    Top ten speed traps in Denver, 2013 edition

    About this time last year, we shared a collection of the top ten speed traps in Denver -- our second annual list culled from the most recent entries on Speedtrap.org, at site at which those who've been trapped attempt to prevent others from being similarly ensnared. Once again, it's time for an upd ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2013

    Photos: Ten executions gone horribly wrong

    Capitol punishment has made plenty of news in Colorado lately, thanks to a failed attempt to ban the practice and 18th Judicial District DA George Brauchler's pledge to seek seek the death penalty against accused Aurora theater shooter James Holmes. But what about when executions go wrong? CU Profe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2012

    Eddie Ives's botched execution and replacing the noose with the gas chamber

    This week's cover story, "The Happiest Man on Death Row," examines the 1939 execution of Joe Arridy, a Pueblo man with an IQ of 46, for a murder he probably didn't commit -- and the twenty-year battle by author Robert Perske to clear his name. Although the miscarriage of justice in Arridy's case is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2012

    Ten unsolved Denver murders: Read personal stories of the victims

    As of last year, there were more than 1,500 unsolved homicides in Colorado as tracked by Families of Homicide Victims and Missing Persons. On numerous entries, the group's website includes photos and personal stories of victims. Below are ten from the Denver area. See them below, arranged from the m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2007
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    October 10, 2007
  • Culture

    December 28, 2006

    Sketches

    Brief reviews of current shows

  • Culture

    December 14, 2006

    Sketches

    Brief reviews of current shows

  • Culture

    December 7, 2006

    Sketches

    Brief reviews of current shows

  • Culture

    November 30, 2006

    Sketches

    Brief reviews of current shows

  • Culture

    November 23, 2006

    Sketches

    Brief reviews of current shows

  • Culture

    November 16, 2006

    Sketches

    Brief reviews of current shows

  • Culture

    November 9, 2006

    Sketches

    Brief reviews of current shows

  • Culture

    November 2, 2006

    Colorado Classic Architects

    Western Art Gallery on the fifth floor of the Denver Central Library

  • Culture

    April 20, 2006

    Arts and Sciences

    Pictorial photos at Gallery Roach are not so different from the DPL's archaeological shots.

  • News

    April 5, 2001

    Trouble Ahead, Trouble Behind

    Union Station's past will have a major impact on its future.

  • News

    September 14, 2000

    A Badly Altered State

    A judge may force Colorado to take care of its homeless mentally ill population.

  • News

    March 2, 2000

    Nobody Gets Out of Here Alive

    Patrick Gourley has seen enough death from AIDS. Now itís time for rebirth.

  • Music

    August 13, 1998

    Man on the Street

    Andy Polt has released six albums during his career. Too bad he doesn't have a roof over his head.

  • News

    June 4, 1998

    The Money Pit

    Mildred Bennett's lost her home, but she's got a $35,000 consolation prize.

  • News

    November 6, 1997

    Loft Horizon

    A pioneering urban couple battles to keep LoDo livable.

  • News

    April 3, 1997

    A Little Piece of Denver

    Developers lure Denver municipal workers to the sticks.

  • News

    February 20, 1997

    The Lure of the Siren

    Vince Cissell focuses on staying alive in the much-changed ambulance industry.

  • News

    January 9, 1997

    Opening a Shut Case

    An appellate court rules that sealed records in a malpractice settlement may be viewed.

  • News

    January 2, 1997

    Last Hand

    For forty years, the La Paz 12 has called this card table home.

  • News

    October 3, 1996
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    August 22, 1996

    Sowing Discontent

    The anti-crime Weed and Seed program is leaving behind a lot of scorn and thorns in Denver neighborhoods.

  • News

    July 25, 1996

    The Committed

    The state pours millions of dollars--and controversial social theory--into a prison for mentally ill felons.

  • News

    July 18, 1996

    Spies Like Us

    There are 14,000 employees in the naked city--and Denver wants to keep tabs on all of them.

  • News

    May 23, 1996

    Another Insurance Nightmare

    Heather Smith's tribulations included not only Tom Luther's assault, but also attacks by insurance companies and their lawyers.

  • News

    April 4, 1996

    Running Out of Patients

    Denver General gets ready to launch a downscale marketing campaign.

  • News

    January 10, 1996

    FIREMEN, SAVE MY DEPARTMENT!

    DENVER'S PARAMEDICS TRY--AND FAIL--TO BAIL OUT OF THE CITY'S HEALTH AGENCY.

  • News

    December 27, 1995

    STRANGE BUT TRUE

    THINGS YOU DID IN DENVER WHILE YOU WERE STOPPED DEAD IN TRAFFIC ON THE WAY TO DIA.

  • News

    December 13, 1995
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    July 12, 1995

    DRUG BUST

    AS AIDS FUNDS SHRINK, SO DOES ACCESS TO A DRUG THAT COMBATS BLINDNESS.

  • Music

    June 14, 1995
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    June 14, 1995
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    April 19, 1995

    A CRASH COURSE IN POLITICS

    LAWMAKERS NEAR THE END OF A PAINFUL JOURNEY TOWARD LANDMARK TRAUMA-CARE LEGISLATION.

  • News

    December 21, 1994

    FLEE BARGAIN

    CRAMPED CONDITIONS AND STAFFING SHORTAGES HAVE DENVER'S DEPUTIES FEELING INSECURE ABOUT SAFETY AT CITY HALL.

  • News

    November 23, 1994
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    November 9, 1994

    BUYING TIME

    AT DEATH'S DOOR, AIDS DOCTOR ADAM MYERS BATTLES TO POSTPONE THE INEVITABLE.WHERE THERE'S HOPE IN THE FIGHT AGAINST AIDS, DR. ADAM MYERS MEASURES VICTORY ONE DAY AT A TIME.

  • News

    October 5, 1994

    THE PLAN THAT FELL TO EARTH

    CITY BUREAUCRATS SEE THE SPECTER OF DIA IN A GLITCH-RIDDEN "RECLASSIFICATION" PROJECT.

  • News

    September 28, 1994
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    September 14, 1994

    DENVER OR BUSTED

    IF HOME IS WHERE THE HEART IS, GEORGIA CAVEN ALREADY MEETS THE CITY'S RESIDENCY RULE.SAINT ELSEWHERE THIS NURSE TOOK A JOB NO ONE IN DENVER WANTED. BUT SHE MAY NOT GET TO KEEP IT.

  • News

    August 24, 1994
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    May 18, 1994

    GOTHAM REVIVAL

    RELAX, DENVER. BATMAN'S ON THE JOB--WHEN HE ISN'T SINGING.

  • News

    April 6, 1994
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    March 16, 1994

    ILL WILL

    LANCE CLEM, FORMER HEAD OF THE GOVERNOR'S AIDS COUNCIL, CLAIMS A DISPUTE OVER FEDERAL FUNDS COST HIM HIS JOB.

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