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John Simonet

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2009

    The long, long journey to an all-inclusive Justice Center

    Philip Van Cise. They're going to need some pretty big signs to hold all the names of the august Denverites honored at the city's new justice complex. After a contentious, sometimes bitter and racially charged process that stretched over several months, the Denver City Council finally agreed Monda ... More >>

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    February 13, 2009

    A Van Cise reprise in the Justice Center debate

    Philip Van Cise. As Christoper Osher reports in this Denver Post article, Mayor John Hickenlooper has added one more to the list of candidates whose names might end up on portions of the new city justice complex: Van Cise. Gangbusting DA Philip Van Cise, the son of a prominent attorney and father o ... More >>

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    February 3, 2009

    No justice for Van Cise?

    A task force has named four finalists in the naming-rights battle over the new Denver Justice Center -- and historic gangbuster Philip Van Cise isn't among them. To those who know anything of Van Cise's remarkable but much-neglected story, the news is a bit puzzling, and disheartening. Not that t ... More >>

  • News

    February 7, 2008

    Phil Van Cise: Scourge of Denver's Underworld

    Fearless DA Phil Van Cise cleaned up Denver — and it cost him his career. Can a new justice center right an old wrong?

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    April 28, 2005

    Off Limits

    Hick of the Litter

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    September 27, 2001

    War and Remembrance

    Father Jim Sunderland chose to spend his life as a middleman -- between killers and God.

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    June 10, 1999

    Nothin' but Net

    The NBA tournament begins this week, but the players in the Denver County Jail have their own championship to worry about.

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    December 3, 1998

    Jailbait

    Denver's entire law-enforcement community seems to think we need a bigger house. But a few holdouts say that first we need wiser law enforcement

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    November 19, 1998

    The Hayward Bus

    One woman's long, long journey to fix the parole system and free her husband.

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    March 26, 1998
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    December 4, 1997
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    April 10, 1997

    Who Slugged the Sheriff?

    Two Denver deputies square off in a political fight that gets physical.

  • News

    March 27, 1997

    Do Tell

    Notorious Denver informant Mark Tibbs has finked his way through a lot of cases. But can he talk his way out of this one?

  • News

    October 24, 1996

    She Fired, They Fired

    The city doggedly presses its case against a deputy dismissed after a shooting incident.

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    September 13, 1995

    STILL GETTING AWAY WITH IT

    THE STATE IS CATCHING MORE HALFWAY-HOUSE ABSCONDERS THAN EVER. UNFORTUNATELY, IT'S ALSO LETTING MORE CRIMINALS ESCAPE.

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    May 24, 1995

    A LITTLE JAB'LL DO YA

    ACUPUNCTURE HITS HOME IN THE TREATMENT OF DRUG ADDICTS IN JAIL.

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